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African Press Review 27 September 2016north east, the management of internally displaced persons fleeing the Boko Har
African Press Review 27 September 2016
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north east, the management of internally displaced persons fleeing the Boko Haram insurgency among other projects. Kenya's Daily Nation joins millions of their countrymen bidding safe journey to the Kenyan woman who had her two hands chopped off by... Read more
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KNH Set to Build 62-Bed Hostel for Cancer Patientsmembers and Sh3,600 for NHIF members. "Sometimes I cannot afford it and I have
KNH Set to Build 62-Bed Hostel for Cancer Patients
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members and Sh3,600 for NHIF members. "Sometimes I cannot afford it and I have to stop treatment," Mr Kituli told the Daily Nation. Not far from him are more patients whose backs have become stiff from sleeping on the hard cold corridors... Read more
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'Nation' Editor Wins Literary PrizeGroup has won the prestigious Wahome Mutahi Literary Prize 2016. Mr Ng'ang'a M
'Nation' Editor Wins Literary Prize
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Group has won the prestigious Wahome Mutahi Literary Prize 2016. Mr Ng'ang'a Mbugua, the deputy managing editor of the Daily Nation, won the award for his book Angels of the Wild, published by One Planet Publishers. He won in 2010 and 2012 for... Read more
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Tusker Tackle Muhoroni in Crunch Match at AfrahaWe need to win. There is a very small gap between us and the champions and they
Tusker Tackle Muhoroni in Crunch Match at Afraha
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We need to win. There is a very small gap between us and the champions and they are coming down at us very hard," Nkata Daily Nation Sport. "We don't have any major injuries right now but I know that none of our remaining games will be easy.... Read more
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Legendary Resham Bains to Receive FIH's Order of Merit Awardand I hope the award will inspire others to continue working to ensure the spor
Legendary Resham Bains to Receive FIH's Order of Merit Award
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and I hope the award will inspire others to continue working to ensure the sport's image is restored," Bains told Daily Nation Sport. Meanwhile, Kenya is likely to host the 2016 Africa Club Championship tournament after Zimbabwe pulled... Read more
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Trauma of Mall Attack Cost Hair Stylist Her Voice for Two Yearswas nothing wrong with my vocal cords, but that a part of my brain had switched
Trauma of Mall Attack Cost Hair Stylist Her Voice for Two Years
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was nothing wrong with my vocal cords, but that a part of my brain had switched off because of the trauma," Ms Njuguna told Daily Nation. For about a year-and-a-half, she could only communicate by sign language, written notes or text messages. She... Read more
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African Press Review 22 September 2016their roots in poor economic policies and bad governance. Global war against a
African Press Review 22 September 2016
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their roots in poor economic policies and bad governance. Global war against antibiotic-resistant infections The Kenyan Daily Nation gives pride of place to a story headlined "UN mobilises to stop super-bugs resistant to antibiotics". The... Read more
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Wilson Kipsang Eyes World Record in Berlin Marathonto face the other competitors and my focus will be to run my personal best and
Wilson Kipsang Eyes World Record in Berlin Marathon
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to face the other competitors and my focus will be to run my personal best and even break the world record," Kipsang told Daily Nation Sport in his final pre-travel interview. He assured that during his training, he felt "in great shape" adding... Read more
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African Press Review 20 September 2016died in February 2016 and her family has not been able to bury her due to their
African Press Review 20 September 2016
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died in February 2016 and her family has not been able to bury her due to their inability to raise the hospital bill. Daily Nation says it found out that Beretta's single grandmother who lives with her two grown-up daughters and six... Read more
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New Kerala
Nairobi hospital refuses to hand over body over unpaid bills - newkerala.com #121265each of their debtors on their own merit and if the debtor is unable to pay, th
Nairobi hospital refuses to hand over body over unpaid bills - newkerala.com #121265
New Kerala / Posted 7 days ago
each of their debtors on their own merit and if the debtor is unable to pay, they classify it as bad debt and write it off, Daily Nation reported. Mwithi said that in Reri's case, the hospital has been "handling several stakeholders who have been... Read more
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Kenya Retains African Rally Championship Titletime in my career. Our strategy was to make sure we finished all the events wit
Kenya Retains African Rally Championship Title
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time in my career. Our strategy was to make sure we finished all the events without incurring major risks," Smith told Daily Nation Sport from Kampala on Monday.Smith, navigated by Bob Kaugi, becomes the fourth local driver to win the... Read more
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Kenya/Tanzania: Starlets Seek to Stop Tanzania's Taifa Queens in Cecafa Finalfor itself. We expect to put up a spirited fight that should see us crowned cha
Kenya/Tanzania: Starlets Seek to Stop Tanzania's Taifa Queens in Cecafa Final
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for itself. We expect to put up a spirited fight that should see us crowned champions on Tuesday," coach David Ouma told Daily Nation Sport in Jinja on Monday. High-flying Starlets will bank on deadly trio of Neddy Atieno, skipper Mary Kinuthia... Read more
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Kenya/Ethiopia: Starlets Rally to Edge Ethiopia in Cecafa Semisdown. "We created four chances before Ethiopia scored their first goal, it was
Kenya/Ethiopia: Starlets Rally to Edge Ethiopia in Cecafa Semis
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down. "We created four chances before Ethiopia scored their first goal, it was a sloppy goal from our side," Ouma told Daily Nation Sport on Sunday. "We had to work hard especially after Ethiopia made it hard for us to play through the middle,... Read more
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Archbishop Kairo Retiresretirement age, which is 75, but I cannot leave a vacuum and I am waiting for a
Archbishop Kairo Retires
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retirement age, which is 75, but I cannot leave a vacuum and I am waiting for a replacement from Pope Francis," he told the Daily Nation in an exclusive interview in Mathari, Nyeri, shortly after presiding over the burial of Fr David Mucheke. The... Read more
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Publishers Appeal to Counties, State to Promote Reading Culturewinners of Wahome Mutahi Literary Prize on Saturday (September 24). Mr Ng'ang'
Publishers Appeal to Counties, State to Promote Reading Culture
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winners of Wahome Mutahi Literary Prize on Saturday (September 24). Mr Ng'ang'a Mbugua, deputy managing editor of the Daily Nation, has been shortlisted for this year's Prize for his book, Angels of the Wild, published by The One Planet... Read more
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M-Shwari Loan Charge Not Interest, CBA Tells Customersfee of 7.5 per cent charged at disbursement," Mr Eric Muriuki, the general mana
M-Shwari Loan Charge Not Interest, CBA Tells Customers
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fee of 7.5 per cent charged at disbursement," Mr Eric Muriuki, the general manager new business ventures at CBA told the Daily Nation. "Furthermore, our loans last only 30 days compared to competing products that have longer tenures," he... Read more
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Kenya/Tanzania: Kenya 11-0 Zanzibar - Harambee Starlets' Grand March to Cecafa Title Continuesrespect Zanzibar as a team but we wanted to win the game as well. I'm proud of
Kenya/Tanzania: Kenya 11-0 Zanzibar - Harambee Starlets' Grand March to Cecafa Title Continues
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respect Zanzibar as a team but we wanted to win the game as well. I'm proud of my players," Starlets coach David Ouma told Daily Nation Sport after the game. "This kind of performance boosts the confidence of the team as we go into the tough... Read more
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Wamalwa's Car Among Those Deregistered By KRA, Tax Evasion Citedto violate the law and may be charged," KRA acting commissioner in charge of in
Wamalwa's Car Among Those Deregistered By KRA, Tax Evasion Cited
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to violate the law and may be charged," KRA acting commissioner in charge of investigations and enforcement told the Daily Nation. A syndicate has been blamed for tax evasion and smuggling into the country of vehicles older than eight... Read more
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Executives of Doomed Helicopter Firm Languishing in Italian Jailscompany that has changed its name to Leonardo, to rescue its reputation. A Leo
Executives of Doomed Helicopter Firm Languishing in Italian Jails
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company that has changed its name to Leonardo, to rescue its reputation. A Leonardo official, Caprarella Roberto, told the Daily Nation that the helicopter was brand new. "We confirm that the AgustaWestland AW139 supplied to Kenya was a new... Read more
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African Press Review 15 September 2016and whether they will be able to absorb higher funding costs. Kenyan terrorist
African Press Review 15 September 2016
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and whether they will be able to absorb higher funding costs. Kenyan terrorist suspect still in custody In Kenya, the Daily Nation reports that a court in Mandera has allowed the Anti-Terror Police Unit to hold a terror suspect for 14 days... Read more
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Gloria Jumba Now a Chess Woman Candidate Masterwe faced in getting here, we have managed to show that we can compete with the
Gloria Jumba Now a Chess Woman Candidate Master
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we faced in getting here, we have managed to show that we can compete with the world's best," the KCB player told Daily Nation Sport via phone. She played for Kenya in the 2008, 2010, 2012 and 2014 editions but noted that her performance... Read more
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Terror Girls Father's Day of AgonyRidhwaan in Majengo, friends and relatives had gathered to condole with the fam
Terror Girls Father's Day of Agony
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Ridhwaan in Majengo, friends and relatives had gathered to condole with the family as they prepared for the burials. The Daily Nation established that the bodies, which Mr Hussein identified on Tuesday as those of his children, were about to be... Read more
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Kenya/Burundi: Harambee Starlets Beat Burundi in Cecafa Semison course. Getting out of the group was our target now we need to try and make
Kenya/Burundi: Harambee Starlets Beat Burundi in Cecafa Semis
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on course. Getting out of the group was our target now we need to try and make the final," Kenya coach David Ouma told Daily Nation Sport in Jinja on Tuesday. "I just told my players to play their game, everyone should play their role and... Read more
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Station Attack Leader Was Expelled From School, Bright in Classgrade. Her teachers believe she would have performed much better had she been a
Station Attack Leader Was Expelled From School, Bright in Class
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grade. Her teachers believe she would have performed much better had she been a model student. Investigations by the Daily Nation show that she was the head girl at the school but was removed from the position over her delinquency. The... Read more
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Open Schools, Lamu Parents Tell Officialslocations before next year."The Teachers Service Commission insists on not post
Open Schools, Lamu Parents Tell Officials
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locations before next year."The Teachers Service Commission insists on not posting its workers to Basuba," he told the Daily Nation. "Since we can't force the matter, we have decided to organise for learners to be taken from Basuba to schools... Read more
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Apartheid Hero Was Tortured and Detained in Mental Hospitalit is successful, it would be a good thing". The East African Standard reporte
Apartheid Hero Was Tortured and Detained in Mental Hospital
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it is successful, it would be a good thing". The East African Standard reported the assassination without comment, but the Daily Nation published a front-page, signed comment by editor George Githii, which denounced the "inhuman social experiment"... Read more
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African Press Review 12 September 2016president yesterday said he thought the lads were doing a great job. Kenyan Po
African Press Review 12 September 2016
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president yesterday said he thought the lads were doing a great job. Kenyan Police Airwing loses altitude In Kenya, the Daily Nation suggests that technical failure could have caused last week's police helicopter crash near Nairobi, raising... Read more
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Voters Ought to Be Treated to Battles of Ideas Between Jubilee and Oppositioncan say anything. There is something called the Political Parties Fund and that
Voters Ought to Be Treated to Battles of Ideas Between Jubilee and Opposition
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can say anything. There is something called the Political Parties Fund and that is where we are getting our funds," the Daily Nation reported. The fund in the last fiscal year disbursed Sh87 million to President Kenyatta's The National... Read more
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Kenya Take on Nigeria in World Series Openerand approach the match differently. It is a round robin competition and we cann
Kenya Take on Nigeria in World Series Opener
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and approach the match differently. It is a round robin competition and we cannot afford to drop any points," Senge told Daily Nation Sport. Skipper George Mutira, who is one of the six players in the current squad that played against Nigeria,... Read more
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Namibia Economist
Ceiling whacks“Cheaper loans at last,” declared the Standard; “Why low bank rates are good fo
Ceiling whacks
Namibia Economist / Posted 17 days ago
“Cheaper loans at last,” declared the Standard; “Why low bank rates are good for your family,” ran the headline in the Daily Nation. For most businesses, the more likely effect is a drying-up of credit. This is because the real cause of... Read more
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Kenyan Girls Too Good for Maldives at Chess Olympiadwith each match and it feels go to have won again. Tougher opponents lie ahead
Kenyan Girls Too Good for Maldives at Chess Olympiad
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with each match and it feels go to have won again. Tougher opponents lie ahead but we are ready for them," Maina told Daily Nation Sport via phone. The result means Kenya which was placed 127 after their win on Tuesday will rise up in the... Read more
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African Press Review 7 Septembercomes as his party prepares to celebrate the first anniversary of its creation
African Press Review 7 September
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comes as his party prepares to celebrate the first anniversary of its creation over the weekend. Finally, Kenya's Daily Nation has a recipe for polygamists with fiery tempers. The treatment is borrowed from the eulogy of former minister... Read more
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Stop Using 'Pamoja' in Your Slogan, Jubilee Party Toldpolitical party or if it nearly resembles the name or symbol of another registe
Stop Using 'Pamoja' in Your Slogan, Jubilee Party Told
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political party or if it nearly resembles the name or symbol of another registered party. Mr Nzunga who spoke to Daily Nation said they were still waiting for a response from the Registrar in order to decide the next course of... Read more
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International Business Times
Somalia's ban on Kenyan khat drug import linked to Kenyan politician's visit to Somalilandbanned in much of Europe, the United States and Canada. The UK banned the "drug
Somalia's ban on Kenyan khat drug import linked to Kenyan politician's visit to Somaliland
International Business Times / Posted 20 days ago
banned in much of Europe, the United States and Canada. The UK banned the "drug" stimulant in July 2013 According to the Daily Nation, a Kenyan newspaper, Somalia imposed the ban because Peter Munya, the governor of the Kenyan county of Meru,... Read more
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Stage Set As Paralympics Games Begin in RioErick Sang and Wilson Bii (both T11) will be keenly watched as they battle it o
Stage Set As Paralympics Games Begin in Rio
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Erick Sang and Wilson Bii (both T11) will be keenly watched as they battle it out for podium finishes in the final of 5,000m on Friday morning. Speaking to Daily Nation Sport last week, sprinters coach Mike Omondi was upbeat of his athletes' chanc... Read more
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African Press Review 5 Septemberwelcomed a new cyberlaw that's being drafted to "guide" the proper use of socia
African Press Review 5 September
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welcomed a new cyberlaw that's being drafted to "guide" the proper use of social media. Athletes lie about their age The Daily Nation in Kenya is "alarmed" by "news of rampant age cheating coming from the Federation of East Africa Secondary... Read more
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Stigma Held Me Back From Living a Full LifeI would have acquired a hearing aid a long time ago. But then, stigma wouldn't
Stigma Held Me Back From Living a Full Life
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I would have acquired a hearing aid a long time ago. But then, stigma wouldn't let me. I often wondered what "people" would say. Not anymore. I want to hear everything. Properly. As I should. Mr Marete is a senior sub-editor with the Daily Nat... Read more
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Family Troubled Following Kin's Murder in MachakosKisii County, as mourners continued to stream in to offer their condolences. F
Family Troubled Following Kin's Murder in Machakos
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Kisii County, as mourners continued to stream in to offer their condolences. Family members, in an interview with the Daily Nation said the late travelled from Meru to Nairobi on Sunday with the intention of purchasing a vehicle, which he was... Read more
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Harambee Stars Coach Looks for 'A Happy Ending' to Cup Campaignresult because the Kenyans got some good players and have been improving in the
Harambee Stars Coach Looks for 'A Happy Ending' to Cup Campaign
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result because the Kenyans got some good players and have been improving in the last couple of months," Lwandamina told Daily Nation Sport on phone on Wednesday. A win over Zambia will see Stars - who have failed to qualify for the Nations Cup... Read more
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AFC Leopards Sack Coach Ivan MinnaertPremier League season. Meanwhile, Minnaert who was handed his dismissal letter
AFC Leopards Sack Coach Ivan Minnaert
AllAfrica.com / Posted 26 days ago
Premier League season. Meanwhile, Minnaert who was handed his dismissal letter by the club's chairman at 9am, confirmed to Daily Nation Sport that he will contest the decision. "I have been informed that I am no longer in charge but I don't agree... Read more
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Ethics and Anti-Corruption Commission Chairman Resignswith those of the public in respect of the subject investigations," the commiss
Ethics and Anti-Corruption Commission Chairman Resigns
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with those of the public in respect of the subject investigations," the commissioners said. On July 27 this year, the Daily Nation reported that Esaki Limited was issued a licence by the Pest Control Products Board on March 23, 2015, a day... Read more
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African Press Review 31 August 2016is due to unveil a ten-year roadmap that can help improve Nigeria's economy at
African Press Review 31 August 2016
AllAfrica.com / Posted 27 days ago
is due to unveil a ten-year roadmap that can help improve Nigeria's economy at the end of the workshop. And in Kenya, Daily Nation leads with the happy story of "love brewed in an ethnic Maasai calabash". It's about the traditional marriage... Read more
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KQ Plane to Johannesburg Returns Mid-Air Due to Technical Hitchof a flight," reads the convention. The flag carrier did not specify how long
KQ Plane to Johannesburg Returns Mid-Air Due to Technical Hitch
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of a flight," reads the convention. The flag carrier did not specify how long the flight was mid-air before the return and Daily Nation could not immediately establish whether the return would affect STL and cause a scenario like last week's. "The... Read more
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About 6,500 Migrants RescuedFrontex over the past few days in 40 operations rescued about 6,500 migrants wh
About 6,500 Migrants Rescued
AllAfrica.com / Posted 27 days ago
Frontex over the past few days in 40 operations rescued about 6,500 migrants who left the Libyan coast bound for Europe, Daily Nation reported. BBC reported that some 40 co-ordinated rescue missions took place about 20km off the Libyan town of... Read more
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NMG Retains Half Year Dividend Payout Despite Earnings Falla fifth in the reported period. Uganda's Daily Monitor circulation market share
NMG Retains Half Year Dividend Payout Despite Earnings Fall
AllAfrica.com / Posted 27 days ago
a fifth in the reported period. Uganda's Daily Monitor circulation market share was up by three per cent, while that of the Daily Nation and Tanzania's Citizen grew by two per cent each. The media group incurred one-off costs and exceptional items... Read more
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Bite of Cup Underdogs Leaves Top Dogs Reelinga fluke. In fact, I think we could have won by a bigger margin if the referee w
Bite of Cup Underdogs Leaves Top Dogs Reeling
AllAfrica.com / Posted 28 days ago
a fluke. In fact, I think we could have won by a bigger margin if the referee would have been a little lenient," he told Daily Nation Sport on Monday. In the up coming quarters, Mwalala's Nzoia will face another tough battle in Ulinzi Stars,... Read more
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Kakamega Begin Bid for Title With Resounding Victoryloss by Tiwi means we still have a chance. All we have to do is concentrate in
Kakamega Begin Bid for Title With Resounding Victory
AllAfrica.com / Posted 28 days ago
loss by Tiwi means we still have a chance. All we have to do is concentrate in the next game and avoid mistakes," he told Daily Nation Sports on Monday. In the boys' basketball matches, a spectacular display by Burundi's ETG Nyakabiga secured... Read more
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African Press Review 29 August 2016that the anti-Zuma faction is unlikely to go down without a fight. Olympics he
African Press Review 29 August 2016
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that the anti-Zuma faction is unlikely to go down without a fight. Olympics heroine brings power to village And in Kenya, Daily Nation narrates the emotional story of Rio Olympics heroine Chepng'etich Kipyegon whose exploits in the 1500 metres... Read more
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Chepng'etich's Olympic Win Gets Her Village Electricitysaid Mr Koech. And his prayers were answered almost instantly as a day after h
Chepng'etich's Olympic Win Gets Her Village Electricity
AllAfrica.com / Posted 29 days ago
said Mr Koech. And his prayers were answered almost instantly as a day after his plea was exclusively highlighted by the Daily Nation, the Kenya Power team was on the ground dropping power line poles. The construction of the power line to... Read more
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Turmoil At Gor As Coach Ferreira 'Sacks' Ottamaxsources indicate that head coach Jose "Ze Maria" Ferreira has sacked goalkeepin
Turmoil At Gor As Coach Ferreira 'Sacks' Ottamax
AllAfrica.com / Posted 29 days ago
sources indicate that head coach Jose "Ze Maria" Ferreira has sacked goalkeeping coach Mathew Ottamax. In interview with Daily Nation Sport onSunday, Ottamax, who had a distinguished goalkeeping career in his hey day, laid bare the simmering... Read more
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