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Yonhap News Agency
Park arrives in Kenya to promote trade, businessby organically harmonizing Korea’s experience with Kenya’s potential,” Park sai
Park arrives in Kenya to promote trade, business
Yonhap News Agency / Posted 2 hours ago
by organically harmonizing Korea’s experience with Kenya’s potential,” Park said in an opinion piece published in Kenya’s Daily Nation on Monday. She also said South Korea will become a reliable partner for Kenya’s development, saying “Kenya will... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Six Home Players Vie for Kenya Davis Cup Slotsbased on recent results and however makes it to the team will have their work c
Six Home Players Vie for Kenya Davis Cup Slots
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 hours ago
based on recent results and however makes it to the team will have their work cut out in the Davis Cup event," Oyoo told Daily Nation Sport on Wednesday. Teen sensation Cheruiyot will start as favourite in the trials having defeated four of the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Uhuru to Grace Autobiography of First Social Secretarywas crowned Miss Uhuru in 1963, the year Kenya attained its independence. Inci
Uhuru to Grace Autobiography of First Social Secretary
AllAfrica.com / Posted 10 hours ago
was crowned Miss Uhuru in 1963, the year Kenya attained its independence. Incidentally, the pageant was sponsored by the Daily Nation as part of independence celebrations. She later worked in State House during President Daniel arap Moi's... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Joshua Oigara Plays Down Rise of KCB Bad Loansin my view. It is not something that is systemic across all our customers," sai
Joshua Oigara Plays Down Rise of KCB Bad Loans
AllAfrica.com / Posted 10 hours ago
in my view. It is not something that is systemic across all our customers," said Mr Oigara in an interview with the Daily Nation. He added: "We have got some delays in one or two clients in the quarter and we expect this to correct itself... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Police Grill Business Mogul Wanjigi Over Juma's Deathdidn't have the resources. This is where Wanjigi came in," an associate of the
Police Grill Business Mogul Wanjigi Over Juma's Death
AllAfrica.com / Posted 10 hours ago
didn't have the resources. This is where Wanjigi came in," an associate of the two who requested not to be named told the Daily Nation. Mr Wanjigi, with bucketloads of money, is said to have sourced for information on government scandals, which... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Kenya/Tanzania: Dull Stars Held At Home By Enterprising TanzaniaFederation first indicated the fixture would be played at Nyayo Stadium only to
Kenya/Tanzania: Dull Stars Held At Home By Enterprising Tanzania
AllAfrica.com / Posted 12 hours ago
Federation first indicated the fixture would be played at Nyayo Stadium only to shift it to Kasarani. Several fans called Daily Nation Sports desk inquiring about the venue after arriving at Nyayo, only to find an empty facility. Little... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Gor Mahia Midfielder Khalid Aucho Linked With Glasgow Rangers MoveMiddle East and Eastern Europe courting the boy, but he is still contracted to
Gor Mahia Midfielder Khalid Aucho Linked With Glasgow Rangers Move
AllAfrica.com / Posted 13 hours ago
Middle East and Eastern Europe courting the boy, but he is still contracted to us," Gor Mahia secretary Ronald Ngala told Daily Nation Sport on Friday. Nuttall - a Scottish trainer - managed Aucho at Gor Mahia for close to 16 months, a period... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Kenya/Tanzania: Victor Wanyama, Michael Olunga to Miss Stars-Tanzania Friendlystriker Micheal Olunga are set to miss the friendly clash against Tanzania at t
Kenya/Tanzania: Victor Wanyama, Michael Olunga to Miss Stars-Tanzania Friendly
AllAfrica.com / Posted 16 hours ago
striker Micheal Olunga are set to miss the friendly clash against Tanzania at the Safaricom Stadium on Sunday. Speaking to Daily Nation Sport on Thursday after leading the team through a two-hour training session at the Utalii grounds, Stars coach... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Police Pursuing Inmate Shoot School Girl in the Head, Spark Protests in Migorithe St Joseph's Ombo Catholic hospital, where she was rushed to, bolted out one
Police Pursuing Inmate Shoot School Girl in the Head, Spark Protests in Migori
AllAfrica.com / Posted 17 hours ago
the St Joseph's Ombo Catholic hospital, where she was rushed to, bolted out one of the student's eyes. Witnesses told the Daily Nation that scores of other students who were watching the ball games suffered shock from the more than ten shots fired... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
How Can Pre-Election Protests Be Resolved?in 2017. But this does not mean they necessarily support the idea of mass prot
How Can Pre-Election Protests Be Resolved?
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
in 2017. But this does not mean they necessarily support the idea of mass protests. An opinion poll conducted for the Daily Nation earlier this week found that despite the many limitations of the IEBC, a majority of Kenyans would prefer Mr... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Changes in Schools' Music Festival Calendar, As Ruth Agesa Takes Chargeface of the popular co-curricular programme for pre-primary, primary, and secon
Changes in Schools' Music Festival Calendar, As Ruth Agesa Takes Charge
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
face of the popular co-curricular programme for pre-primary, primary, and secondary schools, and colleges. Speaking to the Daily Nation on Wednesday, Ms Agesa, who has already assumed duties in Jogoo House 'B' on Harambee Avenue, Nairobi, said the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Nairobi Schools Gun for Metropolitan Games Honoursattack because we did not score so many goals in the County Games despite the n
Nairobi Schools Gun for Metropolitan Games Honours
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
attack because we did not score so many goals in the County Games despite the numerous chances we created," the coach told Daily Nation Sport on Wednesday ahead of the team's departure to Makueni. "There is only one title and one ticket to the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Gor Tackle Sofapaka, Leopards Host Tusker As First Leg Concludesin some great efforts, and I hope that we maintain this momentum before we emba
Gor Tackle Sofapaka, Leopards Host Tusker As First Leg Concludes
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
in some great efforts, and I hope that we maintain this momentum before we embark on midseason recruitment," Ferreira told Daily Nation Sport on Tuesday.On Ouma's future at the club which has been a subject of discussion on various social media... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
KQ Sends Six Home on Cash Theft Claimsare taking advantage of "system and internal control weaknesses" to enrich them
KQ Sends Six Home on Cash Theft Claims
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
are taking advantage of "system and internal control weaknesses" to enrich themselves. These individuals, most of whom the Daily Nation has established work in the airline's finance department, have been asked to step aside as Deloitte and KQ... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Man Dies As Lack of Blood Rocks Hospitalfamily of Sergeant (Rtd) Michael Were said he died while awaiting to undergo bl
Man Dies As Lack of Blood Rocks Hospital
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
family of Sergeant (Rtd) Michael Were said he died while awaiting to undergo blood transfusion. A spot check by the Daily Nation revealed that patients could not be taken to theatre because the hospital does not have blood. "The management... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Reaction to a Local Man's U.S. Gay Weddingor lesbian marriages between two people "as long as they love each other". Acc
Reaction to a Local Man's U.S. Gay Wedding
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
or lesbian marriages between two people "as long as they love each other". According to a family member who spoke to the Daily Nation on condition of anonymity, Mr Gitau met his 'fiancé'" in Atlanta, where the latter was a PhD student at the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Farmers Urge Ministry to Probe Fertiliser as Maize Witherthat the government will allocate at least Sh7 billion to agriculture in the ne
Farmers Urge Ministry to Probe Fertiliser as Maize Wither
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
that the government will allocate at least Sh7 billion to agriculture in the next financial year. A spot check by the Daily Nation in many parts in the region revealed that maize crops were beginning to turn yellow, coupled with uneven... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Rwanda's Exit Casts Doubts On Viability of SGRcost of goods and increase competitiveness, allowing Kenya Ports Authority (KPA
Rwanda's Exit Casts Doubts On Viability of SGR
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
cost of goods and increase competitiveness, allowing Kenya Ports Authority (KPA) to increase turnaround," Mr Murimi told Daily Nation by telephone on Sunday. Kenya Railway Corporation Managing Director Athanas Maina, however, said Rwanda's... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
African Press Review 23 May 2016Union to shoulder more of the military spending burden. Dadaab refugee camp wi
African Press Review 23 May 2016
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 days ago
Union to shoulder more of the military spending burden. Dadaab refugee camp will close, says Keyatta In Nairobi the Daily Nation reports that Kenyatta has confirmed his commitment to oversee the closure of Dadaab refugee camp despite... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
How Action of One Sport Official Led to 1976 African Withdrawaland that if this was not done, they would have no course of action other than t
How Action of One Sport Official Led to 1976 African Withdrawal
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 days ago
and that if this was not done, they would have no course of action other than to boycott the Games. Here at home, the Daily Nation wrote a blistering editorial comment lambasting the boycott. The piece was surprising in its vehemence because... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Upper Hill, Aquinas Out to Retain Titles As School Games Startget carried away after last week's performance. This is a different level and w
Upper Hill, Aquinas Out to Retain Titles As School Games Start
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 days ago
get carried away after last week's performance. This is a different level and we need to be on top of our game," Mbadi told Daily Nation Sport on Thursday. Last year's finalists Muchiri will start their hunt for the title against Dagoretti and then... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Witnesses - We Have Never Seen Kiplagatthe tribunal had adjourned briefly after Justice Tunoi's lawyer, Mr Fred Ngatia
Witnesses - We Have Never Seen Kiplagat
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 days ago
the tribunal had adjourned briefly after Justice Tunoi's lawyer, Mr Fred Ngatia, protested that a story in Thursday's Daily Nation had misrepresented facts. Two Nation editors appeared before the tribunal and were asked to publish a... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Jubilee Wants Cord to Pay for Property Destroyed in Demosturned into violent confrontations. We feel there should be room for dialogue a
Jubilee Wants Cord to Pay for Property Destroyed in Demos
AllAfrica.com / Posted 10 days ago
turned into violent confrontations. We feel there should be room for dialogue and accommodation of views," Ms Mugo told the Daily Nation. Mr Mudavadi accused Interior CS Joseph Nkaissery and Inspector General of Police Joseph Boinnet of instructing... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Bandari Sack Muhiddin, Eye Timbe, Shedu as Replacementhas to be made meticulously and that announcement is likely to take some time,"
Bandari Sack Muhiddin, Eye Timbe, Shedu as Replacement
AllAfrica.com / Posted 10 days ago
has to be made meticulously and that announcement is likely to take some time," club technical director Edward Oduor told Daily Nation Sport on Thursday. "Assistant coach Ken Odhiambo will take charge of the bench for the two remaining legs of... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Kenyans Eye Rio Ticket in Puerto RicoColumbia, Puerto Rico, and Algeria in the battle for the single Olympics ticket
Kenyans Eye Rio Ticket in Puerto Rico
AllAfrica.com / Posted 10 days ago
Columbia, Puerto Rico, and Algeria in the battle for the single Olympics ticket in the three-day competition. Speaking to Daily Nation Sport from Puerto Rio on Thursday, coach David Lung'aho exuded confidence, saying Kenya will surmount the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Upper Hill Primed for Title Assaulthope to carry that form into the final round. Of course, it is not going to be
Upper Hill Primed for Title Assault
AllAfrica.com / Posted 12 days ago
hope to carry that form into the final round. Of course, it is not going to be easy but we are up to the task," Walgwe told Daily Nation Sport on Tuesay. In last year's final, Upper Hill saw off Muhuri Muchiri 27-21 with the two proceeding to... Read more
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International Business Times
Kenya: Calls for police reform with #StopPoliceBrutality as violence footage emerges electoral commission, because he had to activate his Uber account as a driver f
Kenya: Calls for police reform with #StopPoliceBrutality as violence footage emerges
International Business Times / Posted 12 days ago
electoral commission, because he had to activate his Uber account as a driver for the taxi company. Manono told newspaper Daily Nation he was heading to the bus terminal on his way home to a satellite town when "one officer tripped me and I fell.... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
Kenyan police launch inquiry after officers filmed beating protestercaught up in the day’s turmoil because he had come to the central business dist
Kenyan police launch inquiry after officers filmed beating protester
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 13 days ago
caught up in the day’s turmoil because he had come to the central business district for a job interview. Mosoti told the Daily Nation he had not attended the protests, but had run into trouble while he was heading to the bus terminal for his... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
US condemns Kenyan police's 'excessive' force against protesthe called "lawlessness" by "rioters" but said an internal enquiry was under way
US condemns Kenyan police's 'excessive' force against protest
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 13 days ago
he called "lawlessness" by "rioters" but said an internal enquiry was under way to see if any officers broke the law, the Daily Nation reported on it website. Reuters could not immediately reach officers for comment. "Police officers have been... Read more
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The Star
U.S. condemns Kenyan police's 'excessive' force against protesthe called "lawlessness" by "rioters" but said an internal enquiry was under way
U.S. condemns Kenyan police's 'excessive' force against protest
The Star / Posted 13 days ago
he called "lawlessness" by "rioters" but said an internal enquiry was under way to see if any officers broke the law, the Daily Nation reported on it website. Reuters could not immediately reach officers for comment. "Police officers have been... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Tusker Lead the Log, Gor Climb to Third Placeare adapting to our ideas and game plan. Our target is to improve gradually," G
Tusker Lead the Log, Gor Climb to Third Place
AllAfrica.com / Posted 13 days ago
are adapting to our ideas and game plan. Our target is to improve gradually," Gor Mahia coach Jose Marcelo "Ze Maria" told Daily Nation Sport. Defending champions K'Ogalo have now climbed seven places to third position on the log behind leaders... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Jubilee MPs Back Calls to Disband IEBC, Want Election Date Changedan overhaul carried out in the entire independent electoral body - both commiss
Jubilee MPs Back Calls to Disband IEBC, Want Election Date Changed
AllAfrica.com / Posted 13 days ago
an overhaul carried out in the entire independent electoral body - both commissioners and secretariat. The MPs told the Daily Nation that Kenyans have lost hope with IEBC and now it is time to have it reconstituted. However, they said the law... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Scientists Test Pest-Resistant Maize Seedare working to test seeds with the combined characteristics," Dr Murenga Mwimal
Scientists Test Pest-Resistant Maize Seed
AllAfrica.com / Posted 13 days ago
are working to test seeds with the combined characteristics," Dr Murenga Mwimali, the head of the research team, told the Daily Nation on Friday. He spoke on the sidelines of a session to plant maize seeds with the combined characteristics at the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Survey Shows Low Support for IEBC, Cord Demosto hold street protests to force the commission out of office, a new study has
Survey Shows Low Support for IEBC, Cord Demos
AllAfrica.com / Posted 13 days ago
to hold street protests to force the commission out of office, a new study has shown. The survey, commissioned by the Daily Nation and conducted by Consumer Insight, shows that nearly half of all Kenyans who are eligible to vote (44 per cent)... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Huruma Residents Ponder Future As Demolitions Beginroom. "I am also living with a friend who has a house across the river in Area
Huruma Residents Ponder Future As Demolitions Begin
AllAfrica.com / Posted 13 days ago
room. "I am also living with a friend who has a house across the river in Area 3 of Mathare slum. I don't want to live there, and I'm uncomfortable sharing such a small space with so many people," the single mother of two told the Dail... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
831,000 Women Set for Tetanus Vaccineto a stakeholders meeting before the roll-out of the vaccine despite being invi
831,000 Women Set for Tetanus Vaccine
AllAfrica.com / Posted 13 days ago
to a stakeholders meeting before the roll-out of the vaccine despite being invited. An email trail seen by the Daily Nation shows while others confirmed attendance, there was no response from the church. The church was also... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Kenyan police fire teargas at protesters over election bodyforce by police, our peaceful pickets shall continue every week until the IEBC
Kenyan police fire teargas at protesters over election body
Eye Witness News / Posted 13 days ago
force by police, our peaceful pickets shall continue every week until the IEBC is reformed,” Odinga wrote on Twitter. The Daily Nation website reported protests and scuffles with police in other cities, including Kisumu and Kisii, both in western... Read more
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The Zimbabwe Standard
Time to go, Kabilapolitical crisis in Burundi that has left close to 500 people dead and uprooted
Time to go, Kabila
The Zimbabwe Standard / Posted 14 days ago
political crisis in Burundi that has left close to 500 people dead and uprooted hundreds of thousands from their homes. A DAILY NATION EDITORIAL Now, it appears to be the turn of the Democratic Republic of Congo’s Joseph Kabila who is supposed to... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
'Lord Juma', Modern-Day Robin Hood Who Adored Class and Opulencewatering the lawns and sprucing up the compound. Mr Aggrey Opanga, who has wor
'Lord Juma', Modern-Day Robin Hood Who Adored Class and Opulence
AllAfrica.com / Posted 16 days ago
watering the lawns and sprucing up the compound. Mr Aggrey Opanga, who has worked for Juma for the past 16 years, told the Daily Nation that the quickest way to make his boss mad was to fail to take care of his flowers and trees. While his home... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
NBA to Introduce Junior League in Kenyathe league to all countries in Africa within the next five years as we seek to
NBA to Introduce Junior League in Kenya
AllAfrica.com / Posted 17 days ago
the league to all countries in Africa within the next five years as we seek to develop the youth through sports," Fall told Daily Nation Sport on Thursday on phone from Johannesburg, South Africa on Thursday. The league was introduced in Uganda in... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
African Press Review 13 May 2016walk out. And Graca Machel explains why Jacob Zuma survives as president of Sou
African Press Review 13 May 2016
AllAfrica.com / Posted 17 days ago
walk out. And Graca Machel explains why Jacob Zuma survives as president of South Africa, despite everything. The Kenyan Daily Nation carries reaction to yesterday's decision by the World Anti-Doping Agency that the country is not in line with... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Upper Hill Nairobi's Top Seedsgo all the way to the nationals but we first have to ensure we win at this leve
Upper Hill Nairobi's Top Seeds
AllAfrica.com / Posted 18 days ago
go all the way to the nationals but we first have to ensure we win at this level before we think about Embu," Walgwe told Daily Nation Sport on Wednesday. Walgwe also led the Upper Hill 15s team to win the Nairobi County and Metropolitan titles... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Ingwe Coach Targets Kiongera and Opiyotrained his eyes on Kenyan internationals Mungai Kiongera and Peter Opiyo in th
Ingwe Coach Targets Kiongera and Opiyo
AllAfrica.com / Posted 18 days ago
trained his eyes on Kenyan internationals Mungai Kiongera and Peter Opiyo in the mid-season transfer window. Speaking to Daily Nation Sport on Wednesday, the Belgian tactician also confirmed he had submitted to the management a list of potential... Read more
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Namibia Economist
Obituary: Lucy Kibaki, Kenya’s First Lady from 2002 to 2013her way. Her most infamous outburst came late one night in 2005, when she and
Obituary: Lucy Kibaki, Kenya’s First Lady from 2002 to 2013
Namibia Economist / Posted 19 days ago
her way. Her most infamous outburst came late one night in 2005, when she and her bodyguards burst into the offices of the Daily Nation, Kenya’s biggest newspaper. She had clearly been stewing all day over press reports of a visit she had made to a... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
African Press Review 11 May 2016motion: the Tanzanian Park's authorities has to repeal a rule that forbids dron
African Press Review 11 May 2016
AllAfrica.com / Posted 19 days ago
motion: the Tanzanian Park's authorities has to repeal a rule that forbids drone from flying over its parks. In Kenya, The Daily Nation report on Aids and the deadly effect the disease has on the youth of the country. According to a new study,... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Kimilili Boys, Moi Girls to Defend Bungoma Titlesit count. As champions, everyone will be out to try and stop us and that is why
Kimilili Boys, Moi Girls to Defend Bungoma Titles
AllAfrica.com / Posted 19 days ago
it count. As champions, everyone will be out to try and stop us and that is why we need to be at our best," Simiyu told Daily Nation Sport on Tuesday. The tactician further added that his target is to ensure the team goes all the way to the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
African Press Review 10 May 2016than 600 000 people. The government is "arguing those camps have become havens
African Press Review 10 May 2016
AllAfrica.com / Posted 20 days ago
than 600 000 people. The government is "arguing those camps have become havens for terrorists" explains the paper. Today's Daily Nation says the plan was immediatly critcised by the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees. "The government... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
African Press Review 4 May 2016corruption according to the same report. Kenya crushes planned anthrax attack
African Press Review 4 May 2016
AllAfrica.com / Posted 23 days ago
corruption according to the same report. Kenya crushes planned anthrax attack According to the front page of the Kenyan Daily Nation, security agencies last week foiled a planned biological attack using anthrax and arrested three suspects. This... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Chess Kenneth Omollo Champ Plots to Retain National TitleRonald Lwebuga (Sierra Leone) and Martin Njoroge tying in third place on 4.5 po
Chess Kenneth Omollo Champ Plots to Retain National Title
AllAfrica.com / Posted 24 days ago
Ronald Lwebuga (Sierra Leone) and Martin Njoroge tying in third place on 4.5 points each. The national champion told Daily Nation Sport on Thursday: "It will be a great weekend of chess with the big boys taking part but I am up to the task... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
The Law of the Commons Would Not Be a Defence in Plagiarismstudents. This is the situation I found when Mohamed Osman wrote on April 17 a
The Law of the Commons Would Not Be a Defence in Plagiarism
AllAfrica.com / Posted 24 days ago
students. This is the situation I found when Mohamed Osman wrote on April 17 as follows: "While I am ardent reader of the Daily Nation, I have come across an article written by Luis Franceschi named Letter to Isis -- violence will only mess up... Read more
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