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45 min ago | Malaysian National News Agency

69 Arrested In Kenya Over Lamu-Tana Killings

Kenyan police have arrested 69 suspects over the recent Lamu County and Tana River County attacks along the country's coastal region since the weekend, says Deputy Inspector-General of Police Samuel Arachi.

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1 hr ago | Wall Street Journal

The Folly of the 0.7% Foreign-Aid Solution

Kenyan President Mwai Kibaki won global applause when he introduced free primary-school education over a decade ago.

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Wed Jul 09, 2014

Foreign Affairs

Kenya Divided

The current political upheaval and conflict in Kenya could not have been better scripted for the Islamist militant group al Shabaab.

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International Monetary Fund

Kenya: Statement at the Conclusion of an IMF Mission to Kenya for the 2014 Article IV Consultation

An International Monetary Fund mission led by Mr. Mauro Mecagni visited Nairobi from June 25 to July 9 to conduct the 2014 Article IV Consultation discussions 1 .

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AllAfrica.com

Kenya: Laikipia Workers to Strike Over Pay

About 600 employees of the Laikipia government have threatened to go on strike this week if they are not paid their salary arrears.

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Christian Science Monitor

Behind deadly force in Kenya, there's often a police badge

Riot policemen patrol past people demonstrating in solidarity of Kenya's opposition Coalition for Reforms and Democracy , rally to demand dialogue with the government in the western city of Kisumu July 7, 2014.

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Dromore Today

Programme links Samantha to attack

A former Banbridge girl, who has been described as the world's most wanted woman, was the subject of a BBC Panorama documentary linking her to the attack on a Kenyan shopping mall.

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New Hampshire Public Radio -

This Kenyan Runner Can't See But He Has A Far-Reaching Vision

When Henry Wanyoike and Joseph Kibunja first started running, it was out of necessity.

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Iol.co.za

Kenyan stock exchange to sell shares

Kenya's stock exchange will become the second publicly traded African bourse with a share sale that was planned at least five years ago.

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Tue Jul 08, 2014

Independent.ie

Violence in Africa pushes Tullow shares downwards

Policemen from Kenya's General Service Unit take cover from stone-throwing youths during an anti-government rally in Nairobi Shares closed down 2.4pc at a 10.40 in Dublin while partner exploration companies such as Afren also extended declines.

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Kenya Broadcasting Corporation

Kenyans to pay less for loans

Kenyan borrowers should expect lower interest rates following Central Bank of Kenya's move to introduce the Kenya Bank Reference Rate, also known as KBRR rate.

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Religion News Service

In Kenya, a pastor with disabilities breaks barriers for others

Pastor Dawn Gikandi, center, speaks with her mother, Purity, right, alongside some of the women at the Bahati Martyrs' Church in Nairobi.

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New Hampshire Public Radio -

Meet The Musicians And Storytellers Of Kenya

One musician traces his ancestry by playing his nyatiti while another uses his powerful vocals to express his frustration toward Kenya's politicians.

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News24

.com | Armed men burn Kenya police camp

More sub-Saharan Africans are living in extreme poverty now than in 1990, says a UN report, warning the region will miss most of its development goals.

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Daily Echo

Students' sleepover raises A 300 for African orphanage

About 20 pupils joined two teachers to spend the night at the school gym in a bid to raise money for St Trizah Orphanage School in Nakuru in Kenya.

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Kenya Broadcasting Corporation

Destruction as armed attackers raid Lamu

The incident comes barely two days after gunmen killed 22 people in Lamu and Tana River counties FILE PHOTO BY BBC No one was injured in the incident.

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Mon Jul 07, 2014

SFGate

Thousands rally in Kenya against president's rule

A supporters of the opposition Coalition for Reforms and Democracy or Cord holds a placard in a bus reading in Leo language " Our Hero Raila Amolo Odinga, as they drive through a street in Nairobi to attend a rally at Uhuru Park in Nairobi Monday July 7, 2014.

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Advocate

60 Arrested for 'Suspected Homosexuality' at Kenya Nightclub

Sixty people have been arrested at Club Envy in Nairobi for "suspected homosexuality," according to Pink News and Towleroad , both of which cite a Kenyan entertainment news website as their source.

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The Peninsula

Kenya tension

A supporter of Kenyan opposition leader Raila Odinga rails at members of the National Youth Service deployed to bolster security at Uhuru park yesterday during a Coalition for Reforms and Democracy political party rally in Nairobi.

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The Star Press

United Nations recognizes gay marriages for staffers

Secretary-General of the United Nations Ban Ki-Moon addresses journalists in Nairobi, Kenya, on June 28, 2014.

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