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2 hrs ago | In-depth Africa

Kenya: Authorities Concerned Spillover of Internal Conflict in Ethiopia

By Bosire Boniface, SECURITY authorities in Garissa County say they are concerned that the conflict between the Ethiopian government and the outlawed Ogaden National Liberation Front is spilling over into Kenya with fatal consequences.

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7 hrs ago | AlertNet

Rights group sues Kenya over separated refugee children

One-year-old Zawadi Nadine, a Congolese refugee, is living with relatives in Nairobi after her mother, Immaculate Muziranege, was arrested during a church service on May 4. Muziranege was taken to Dadaab camp.

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Related Topix: World News, Africa, Family, Adolescents and Pre-Teens

8 hrs ago | KTEN-TV Denison

Judge continues action in sexual assault case

A judge has found probable cause to continue criminal proceedings against an Oklahoma man accused of sexually assaulting boys and girls in Kenya.

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Related Topix: Oklahoma, Oklahoma Government, World News

13 hrs ago | Yahoo!

35 killed in Gaza; Israeli soldier feared captured

What's News: A cease-fire meant to last three days collapsed Friday as fighting resumed between Israeli forces and Hamas.

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Related Topix: Israel, World News, Middle East, Palestinian Territories, Africa

16 hrs ago | Institute for War and Peace Reporting

Kenyan Media: Self-Censorship or Common Sense?

A decision by Kenya's main broadcasters not to air live coverage of a recent opposition rally has highlighted a dilemma facing the media.

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20 hrs ago | Denver Post

Africa Ebola outbreak tops 700 deaths; CDC issues travel warning

The death toll from the worst recorded Ebola outbreak in history surpassed 700 in West Africa as security forces went house-to-house in Sierra Leone's capital Thursday looking for patients and others exposed to the disease.

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Thu Jul 31, 2014

Al Jazeera

Kenyan leader orders seizure of coastal zone

Kenya's president has ordered the repossession of land, stretching over 2,000 square kilometres, which he said was taken "under dubious and corrupt circumstances" by 22 companies between 2011 and 2012.

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Related Topix: Africa, Uhuru Kenyatta

BBC News

Kenyan unity lessons for Afghan rivals

Both camps in Afghanistan's presidential race appear to be wobbling over what was hailed as a landmark agreement to resolve the disputed election.

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Related Topix: World News, Asia, Afghanistan, Africa, Condoleezza Rice,

AllAfrica.com

Kenya: Kenya Could Soon Start Making Machine Parts for Export

This follows the launch of the inaugural competition for technical training institutions students who will undergo two weeks training at the Technical University of Kenya.

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The Baltimore Sun

Kenya charges nine foreigners over 377-kg heroin haul

Nine foreign nationals were charged in a Kenyan court on Thursday with trafficking the biggest ever single seizure of drugs at the Indian Ocean port of Mombasa.

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Related Topix: Drugs, World News, Iran, Middle East

Daily Journal

S. Leone players barred from traveling over Ebola

The Sierra Leone football squad has been prevented from traveling to the Seychelles for a weekend African Cup of Nations qualifier because of fears over the spread of the deadly Ebola virus.

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Related Topix: World News

RuggaWorld

Kenyan Willy Ambaka joins WP

William Ambaka Ndayara, who weighs a hefty 100 kilograms and stands 1,95 metres tall, first came to prominence after a string of outstanding performances for Kenya at international Sevens level - having made his debut for his country in 2011.

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KRMG-AM Tulsa

Dad of jailed reporter: Son a victim of injustice

The father of an Australian Al-Jazeera journalist jailed in Egypt said Thursday that he respects the integrity of Egypt's courts but knows his son is the victim of injustice.

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Related Topix: Australia, Oceania, World News, Prison, Muslim Brotherhood,

AllAfrica.com

Kenya: What to Consider When Buying Shares

Since the Nairobi Securities Exchange announced its Initial Public Offer which runs from July 24 through August 12 this year, some investors have been wondering whether to buy the shares or not.

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Related Topix: World News

Wed Jul 30, 2014

Xinhuanet

Kenya's blood agency to manage blood banks electronically

Kenyans will soon be aware of their blood donation suitability through an electronically generated short message, as a blood agency readies itself for a digital mechanism of monitoring its blood banks.

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Daily Mail

Militant Islamists shoot dead Muslim woman for refusing to wear a veil in Somalia

A Muslim woman has been shot dead by militant Islamists for refusing to wear a veil, her relatives have claimed.

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Stars and Stripes

How Anonymous and other hacktivists are waging war on Kenya

Hackers and other cybercriminals on the prowl are wreaking havoc in Kenya, threatening to turn the East African country's dream of launching an e-government into a nightmare.

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Related Topix: World News, Africa, Computer Security, Science / Technology,

AllAfrica.com

Kenya: Kari Releases Certified Cassava Seeds for the First Time

A seed expert from the institute, Dr Joseph Kamau, said six varieties of the seeds had been released at the Coast, three in Nairobi and a host of others are being produced.

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Marine News

Kenya's Mombasa Port Traffic Up 13% in H1

Container traffic through Kenya's biggest port grew by 12.8 percent in the first six months of the year after new cargo handling infrastructure was built to shorten the turnaround time for ships.

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AlertNet

The cost of maternal death in Kenya

A mother brings her baby for medical checks and food distribution at a feeding center outside Mandera town, Kenya on November 15, 2007.

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Related Topix: World News, Africa, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Medicine, Malaria, Health

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