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3 hrs ago | Examiner.com

African elephants: Numbers continue to go down due to poaching

Poaching elephants for their ivory continues to be a big problem, and it's getting worse.

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This Little Kid Is DEVASTATED When His Dad "Steals" His Ear and Nose

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7 hrs ago | Customer Interaction Solutions

Mwalimu Sacco taps Equitorial Bank executive for CEO [Business Daily (Kenya)]

Via Acquire Media NewsEdge) An executive director of Equatorial Commercial Bank , Robert Shibutse, has taken over as chief executive of the giant Mwalimu National Sacco.

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11 hrs ago | Customer Interaction Solutions

Ngilu appoints 3 directors to housing corporation [Business Daily (Kenya)]

Via Acquire Media NewsEdge) Land secretary Charity Ngilu has appointed three directors to the National Housing Corporation board, less than a month since suspending the State agency's managing director Wachira Njuguna over alleged underperformance.

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15 hrs ago | The Chronicle-Telegram

100,000 elephants killed in Africa, study finds

NAIROBI, Kenya - Poachers killed an estimated 100,000 elephants across Africa between 2010 and 2012, a huge spike in the continent's death rate of the world's largest mammals because of an increased demand for ivory in China and other Asian nations, a new study published Monday found.

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20 hrs ago | Business Insurance

Kenya experienced 100 terror related attacks since October 2011, reports show

Terror attacks in Kenya have claimed at least 370 lives since October 2011, an analysis of reports by The Standard Digital News revealed.

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Yesterday | Jurist

Rights group alleges abuses by Kenya anti-terror police group

Based on interview research conducted between November 2013 and June 2014, terrorism suspects were badly mistreated, killed, beaten, abducted and detained without access to families or lawyers.

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Related Topix: World News, Africa, Terrorism

Mon Aug 18, 2014

BBC News

World War One: Kenya's forgotten heroes

Relatives of Kenyans who fought on the British side during World War One feel they have been forgotten.

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Related Topix: Africa, Tanzania, World News,

Stanford

Remembering Kenyan statesman and Stanford medical school alumnus Njoroge Mungai

On a visit to Kenya in 2005, I spent an extraordinary afternoon with Njoroge Mungai, MD, one of the country's elder statesmen and a 1957 graduate of Stanford medical school.

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Cybercast News Service

Rick Warren hopes to expand ministry in Africa

In this Saturday, July 4, 2009 file photo, evangelical pastor Rick Warren gestures as he speaks at the Islamic Society of North America's 46th annual convention in Washington.

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CNN

Ebola outbreak: New restrictions in Kenya

A Liberian burial team wearing protective clothing retrieves the body of a 60-year-old Ebola victim from his home on August 17 near Monrovia, Liberia.

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AME Info

Former Kenya Airways CEO appointed Chairman of Rift Valley Railways

Retiring Kenya Airways CEO Titus Naikuni has been appointed chairman of Rift Valley Railways' Board of Directors with effect from November 2014.

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In-depth Africa

Kenya: 100 terror related attacks in three years

NAIROBI, KENYA: At least 370 people have been killed and over 1,075 others injured in terrorist attacks since October 2011 when Kenya took the war against terror to the Al-Qaeda-linked Al-Shabaab terror group in Somalia, according to an analysis of reports by The Standard.

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Sun Aug 17, 2014

AllAfrica.com

Kenya: Six Die in Fuel Tanker Blaze On Nakuru-Eldoret Highway

According to Nakuru County Commandant Francis Kirathe, five of the victims died on the spot while the sixth died in hospital.

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Nerve News

Six killed in Kenyan tanker explosion

At least six people were killed in a petrol tanker explosion and dozens injured early Sunday along a key highway in northwest Kenya, police said.

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Cybercast News Service

Ugandan gays who fled to Kenya still feel danger

When a Ugandan court overturned the country's Anti-Homosexuality Act this month, rights activists worldwide claimed a victory.

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ABC News

Ugandan Gays Who Fled to Kenya Still Feel Danger

When a Ugandan court overturned the country's Anti-Homosexuality Act this month, rights activists worldwide claimed a victory.

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Star Tribune

Ugandan gays who fled to Kenya still feel in danger, despite court striking down anti-gay law

When a Ugandan court overturned the country's Anti-Homosexuality Act this month, rights activists worldwide claimed a victory.

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Connecticut Post

Kenya to bar travelers from Ebola-hit countries

Health workers are handed personal protective gear by a team leader, right, before collecting the bodies of the deceased from streets in Monrovia, Liberia, Saturday, Aug. 16, 2014.

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Psychology Today

Last Chain On Billie: A Must Read Elephant's Biography

Every now and again I read a book and immediately begin reading it again, often skipping around here and there to make sure I haven't missed a thing.

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Sat Aug 16, 2014

Missourian

A year later, African refugee is ordained at First Baptist Church

Anna Bakumda sings Maze Ararabahamagara, "Jesus is Calling You," during Nene Peter Rwenyaguza's ordination service at First Baptist Church.

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