Kenya Newswire (Page 7)

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  1. Huawei works to boost market share in KenyaRead the original story

    Tuesday Sep 19 | Xinhuanet

    China's Huawei has said it plans to foster all small segments in order to boost its market share in Kenya. Huawei Technologies Kenya Managing Director Derek Du told Xinhua Monday in Nairobi that the multipronged approach will enable the firm to maximize sales.

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  2. .com | Kenya's electronic voting system won't be ready, says French firmRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 19 | News24

    Zimbabwe is set to recruit at least 102 Cuban doctors amid 'serious shortage' of specialists, and at least 20 women have been found dumped in two areas of Uganda's Wakiso district since May. Nairobi - The electronic voting system due to be used in a re-run of Kenya's presidential poll will not be ready in time, the French biometrics firm behind it said Monday. OT-Morpho provided Kenya's Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission with equipment to identify voters biometrically in the August 8 election.

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  3. Shortlist Raises $1 Million in Seed Funding to Help Employers Discover...Read the original story

    Tuesday Sep 19 | PRWeb

    Shortlist's unique technology platform utilizes chatbots, skills-based assessments to screen talent, enabling firms to hire based on competency, rather than pedigree Employment tech startup Shortlist today announced $1 million in seed funding from US-based private equity firm University Ventures, Indian angel investor Samir Shah of Sattva Capital, Kenya-based seed fund Zephyr Acorn, global impact investor Farm Fund at ImpactAssets, US-based investor Bodley Group, and other individuals in India and the United States. Shortlist will use the funds to enhance its data-driven talent screening product, which automates applicant vetting using online competency-based assessments.

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  4. Kenya: Business People Fret About Kenya's EconomyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 19 | AllAfrica.com

    ... a sharp dip in profits, drop in employment rates and markets taking a beating since campaigns began in June. The Kenya Private Sector Alliance (Kepsa), Kenya Association of Manufacturers (Kam) and the Kenya National Chamber of Commerce and Industry ...

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  5. Uganda: Riding to Riches On BambooRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 19 | AllAfrica.com

    ... organisation which provides palliative care to AIDS patients with offices in Wakiso district in Uganda, Kisumu in Kenya, and Mwanza in Tanzania. The NGO has bought 30 bicycle frames from them which it uses for fundraising riding. Though they now ...

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  6. Kenya Mining Forum confirms investment guru Aly-Khan Satchu as keynote speaker for December eventRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 18 | PR Log

    The organisers of the Kenya Mining Forum have just announced that Mr Satchu will be a keynote speaker at the annual gathering in Nairobi, which has been moved from November to take place from 4-5 December. NAIROBI, Kenya - Sept.

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  7. Kenyan Election May Be Delayed Over Results System, Nation SaysRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 18 | Bloomberg

    Kenya may have to delay a rerun of its presidential election scheduled for next month if the Supreme Court requires the country to host the results-transmission system, the Daily Nation reported. OT-Morpho, a Paris-based company that provided systems used in last month's annulled presidential vote, told the Kenya Independent Electoral & Boundaries Commission in a letter that moving the system to Kenya from France by Oct. 31 would be technically impossible, the Nairobi-based newspaper said.

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  8. Kenya: Election Re-Run in Doubt Amid Technology Issues and High Court HearingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 18 | AllAfrica.com

    Kenya's electoral commission is struggling to upgrade voter technology in time, while minority candidate Ekuru Aukos says he also wants to be included in the poll. Insiders at Kenya's Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission say there is a possibility that the country's presidential election do-over could be moved from October 17 to either the 26th or 27th, owing to issues with voting technology.

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  9. Kenya: Sonko Suspends Matatu Ban in Nairobi CBD for a MonthRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 18 | AllAfrica.com

    Nairobi Governor Mike Sonko has suspended for one month the directive to ban public service vehicles from the city central business district which was to start on Wednesday. This comes at a time when there is an ongoing infighting between two matatu groups which forced operators and matatu owners to seek intervention from the county government.

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  10. Footprints | Herbert Samuel Walker, OJ, CD - Stalwart fondly rememberedRead the original story

    Monday Sep 18 | The Gleaner

    ... in seeking to promote the justification for a New International Economic Order. At the UNCTAD Conference in Nairobi, Kenya, in 1976, he was the leading diplomatic spokesman for developing countries as a strong protagonist for the Common Fund. He was ...

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  11. Kenya: Firm in Charge of Results System Throws Doubt on Poll DateRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 18 | AllAfrica.com

    The possibility of the presidential election being held on October 17 was thrown into doubt Monday when a company in charge of the results transmission system said it would not be ready by then. French firm OT-Morpho informed the Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission in a letter that were the Supreme Court to require it to move the results transmission system to Kenya, the prospect of holding a fresh poll within the 60-day constitutional deadline would be technically impossible.

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  12. Rare white giraffes cause stir in KenyaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 18 | Santa Fe New Mexican

    A villager in Kenya was herding animals recently when he came upon a head-turning sight. A ghostly creature with a mighty long neck was grazing off in the distance.

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  13. Mercy Corps Names Former USAID Food For Peace Director Its Vice President For Technical LeadershipRead the original story

    Monday Sep 18 | PressReleasePoint

    ... to 2005 post-election violence. She later served as Pact's peacebuilding and governance regional advisor in Nairobi, Kenya. Esposito is a graduate of Williams College and holds a Master's degree from Johns Hopkins University School for Advanced ...

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  14. In South Sudan's capital, a bridge - and a nation - on holdRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 18 | Christian Science Monitor

    ... the 45-year-old bridge's two narrow lanes, as heaving 18-wheelers carried imported goods from the port of Mombasa, in Kenya, into the growing capital city. Traffic snarled at both ends of the bridge as vehicles waited hours to cross. "Bridges are ...

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  15. Breakfast cereals producer seeks to feed more mouthsRead the original story

    Monday Sep 18 | World-Grain

    The battle for control of the breakfast menu has intensified, with a multinational firm in Kenya embarking on an expansion programme. Proctor & Allan, the only local company that makes breakfast cereals, is recruiting wholesalers across the country with an eye on increasing its footprint.

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  16. Kenya Mining Forum confirms investment guru Aly-Khan Satchu as...Read the original story

    Monday Sep 18 | BroadcastNewsroom

    I expect lift-off in the mining sector over the next 5-10 years." This is according to the leading Kenyan investment and business guru Aly-Khan Satchu, CEO of Rich Management Ltd. The organisers of the Kenya Mining Forum have just announced that Mr Satchu will be a keynote speaker at the annual gathering in Nairobi, which has been moved from November to take place from 4-5 December.

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  17. French IT firm says its technology won't be ready for Oct. 17 re-run of Kenya pollRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 18 | Reuters

    A French IT company that supplied the electronic system used in Kenya's nullified election last month has told the election commission its technology will not be ready to use again by the Oct. 17 date set for a re-run of the vote. The statement presents a hurdle for the commission.

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  18. Wildlife Experts Spotted a Rare All-White Giraffe and Her Cub in the WildRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 18 | Time

    Conservation Rangers were left stunned after the discovery of an extremely rare white giraffe and her calf. Rumours had circulated of a white giraffe and her baby in the local area of the Ishaqbini conservation, in Garissa County, Kenya, but rangers finally got to see the real thing after a tip off in June, this year.

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  19. .com | Kenya dump dwellers make a living recycling hair extensionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 18 | News24

    ... eye can see. It was declared full in 2001 but has remained active, with 850 to 1 500 tons of waste arriving every day. Kenya last month implemented a ban on plastic bags, a major contributor to the towering piles of trash. Many environmentalists ...

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  20. 10 budget airlines changing Africa's skiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 15, 2017 | CNN

    ... the incredible possibilities and the challenges of setting up new routes across Africa. Fly540 has enjoyed success in Kenya, where its flights connect even the desert outpost of Lodwar to the rest of the country. But it had to scrap operations in ...

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