Kenya Newswire (Page 4)

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Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Kenya. (Page 4)

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  1. Kenya: Liquid Telecom Kenya to Live Streams KNRC Mombasa Rally Via YouTubeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | AllAfrica.com

    Liquid Telecom Kenya will be continuing their innovative broadcasting of the Kenya National Rally Championship via YouTube. At the last round, the Safari, HQ'd at Lake Elementaita LTK streamed the spectator stage live to YouTube.

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  2. How hybrid butterflies evolve in the absence of malesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Christian Science Monitor

    A team of Kenyan, German, and British scientists found that two butterfly subspecies in Kenya carry a bacteria that kills males before they hatch. The microbe is so pervasive that it has created a male-free zone, according to a study published Tuesday in the Royal Society journal Proceedings of the Royal Society B. Unable to interbreed, both subspecies must now mate with outside populations to survive.

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  3. Miss.Africa announces 2016, Round II Seed Funding Tech Initiative for Women in AfricaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | PR Log

    NAIROBI, Kenya - July 21, 2016 - PRLog -- In a #STEM4girls pan-african campaign, the Miss.Africa program is mobilizing a Round II Seed Fund for Tech initiatives in Africa that will avail small grants to support women and girls in the Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics fields to launch or expand their own initiatives that will increase digital opportunities in IT related training, jobs and leadership roles. The Miss.Africa program led by DCA Academy and in partnership with eMobilis, is able to train over 25 girls in mobile and technology for the year 2016.

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  4. Chinese, UK commerce bodies in Kenya agree to boost tiesRead the original story

    Thursday | Xinhuanet

    Zhang Haifeng , chairman of the Kenya China Economic and Trade Association, shakes hands with Graham Shaw , chairman of the British Chamber of Commerce Kenya, during the signing ceremony of a memorandum of understanding in Nairobi, capital of Kenya, on July 19, 2016. A memorandum of understanding was signed here on Tuesday between the Kenya China Economic and Trade Association and the British Chamber of Commerce Kenya in a bid to promote bilateral commercial relations in Kenya.

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  5. Africa: Isaca's First-Ever Africa CACs Conference Features Techpreneur Mark KaigwaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | AllAfrica.com

    African technology entrepreneur Mark Kaigwa is set to open the first-ever Africa Computer Audit, Control and Security Conference, taking place 8-9 August 2016 in Nairobi, Kenya, hosted by global IT association ISACA. "Although a thread of cybersecurity exists in Africa, we need to zoom out and cut across the one billion-strong continent and the emergent connected class," said Kaigwa.

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  6. Refugee Olympian calls for peace in South SudanRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Reuters

    ... it abroad." Biel and four other South Sudanese refugees were picked by the IOC from the Kakuma refugee camp in Kenya to fly the refugees' flag to raise international awareness of the refugee crisis. His teammates are Paulo Amotun Lokoro, James Nyak ...

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  7. Tanzania: Transporters Faulted Over Value Added TaxRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | AllAfrica.com

    ... of cargo being cleared at the port of Dar es Salaam declined by just 15 per cent as opposed to those being cleared at Kenya's Mombasa Port which dropped by up to 25 per cent during the same period. "This shows that the drop in cargo is a global ...

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  8. Private Public Partnership needed in LAPSSET projectRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Kenya Broadcasting Corporation

    LAPSSET Corridor Development Authority Director General Sylvester Kasuku says the project is taking shape with the construction of the 1,500 kilometer Lamu to Addis Ababa via Isiolo and Moyale highway expected to be completed this year. The Lamu Port Southern Sudan-Ethiopia Transport project commonly known as LAPSSET involves construction of a series of roads connecting Ethiopia, Uganda and South Sudan to the proposed Lamu Port, which also help open up northern Kenya.

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  9. Kenya: Rights Group Says Security Agencies Enforced At Least 34 DisappearancesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | AllAfrica.com

    A human rights group has accused Kenyan security forces of abducting and killing men in northeast Kenya who they suspect of having links to Islamist extremists. All the reported victims are of ethnic Somali origin.

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  10. YUMMY! Stunning images of chocolate shops and factoriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Rediff.com

    ... PHOTOGRAPH: Phil Noble/Reuters IMAGE: Processed chocolate bars are seen inside the Absolute Chocolate factory in Kenya's capital Nairobi March 20, 2015. PHOTOGRAPH: Thomas Mukoya/Reuters IMAGE: Belgian chocolatier Dominique Persoone snorts cocoa ...

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  11. Africa: The Sky Should Not Be the Limit for AfricansRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | AllAfrica.com

    ... earlier this year that it took Fastjet, a low-cost carrier, three years to be allowed to operate between Tanzania and Kenya. And that's below the average waiting time! Also, did you know that airlines wanting to fly new routes within the continent ...

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  12. Security still unstable in South Sudan; Suspected cholera outbreak prompts UNICEF into actionRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Big News Network.com

    Our eNewspaper network was founded in 2002 to provide stand-alone digital news sites tailored for the most searched-for locations for news. With a traditional newspaper format, more than 100 sites were established each with a newspaper-type name to cover the highest-ranked regions, countries, cities and states.

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  13. Kenya: Big Imperial Bank Clients to Wait Longer As Refunds Begin TuesdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | AllAfrica.com

    Big depositors of the collapsed Imperial Bank will have to wait longer to access their cash, even as those holding balances of Sh2.5 million or less get full compensation beginning Tuesday next week. The Central Bank of Kenya-appointed receiver manager of the collapsed lender, the Kenya Deposit Insurance Corporation , had earlier ordered payments for deposits of up to Sh1 million per customer through KCB and DTB banks.

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  14. Uganda: Two Cancer Patients Return From Kenyan HospitalRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | AllAfrica.com

    ... Ms Miriam Donohoe, the charity's communications and advocacy consultant, said the patients that Hospice sends to Kenya are funded under the Road to Care programme, which was initiated by Canadian doctor Joda Kuk in 2011. "He observed the enormous ...

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  15. DIARY-Emerging Markets Economic Events to July 29Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Reuters

    ... decision - 1300 GMT. ABUJA - Central bank of Nigeria monetary policy meeting (to July 26). NAIROBI - Central bank of Kenya monetary policy meeting - 0000 GMT. SINGAPORE - Singapore central bank holds press conference on its annual report - 0230 GMT. ...

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  16. Three far-flung Jews find fellowship on U.S. tripRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Jewish Journal

    From left: Yehudah Kimani (from Kenya), Yacob Yacobi (from India) and Siegfried Fried Orochena (from Nicaragua). Photo by Lakshna Mehta They came to the United States from three wildly different countries and cultures, but what bound them together ...

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  17. Palestinian, Sudanese officials discuss French peace initiativeRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 18, 2016 | Sudan Tribune

    ... the Palestinian cause and is working to correct a lot of positions. Earlier this month, Netanyahu visited Uganda, Kenya, Ethiopia and Rwanda. Also, he met with several other African leaders at a meeting in Uganda. Comments on the Sudan Tribune ...

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  18. Negotiators Struggle for Agreement on Debt and Tax Issues at UN Development SummitRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 20 | Indybay.org

    A United Nations global development summit begins its fourth day of difficult negotiations in Nairobi, Kenya. The member countries of the UN Conference on Trade and Development define the institution's purpose and economic and development focuses every four years.

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  19. Tiny Microbe Turns Tropical Butterfly Into Male Killer, Scientists DiscoverRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 20 | Newswise

    ... , infects African Queen butterflies but has no effect on their offspring. However, in a narrow zone around Nairobi in Kenya, where two sub species of butterfly live and breed, the scientists noted that the microbe infection caused all their sons to ...

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  20. Butterfly Species Evolving Just Fine Without MalesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 20 | New York Magazine

    Two subspecies of the African queen butterfly in Nairobi, Kenya, are infected with the bacterium Spiroplasma ixodeti. It causes male eggs to not hatch, while the females eat those unhatched male eggs as soon as they're born.

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