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AllAfrica.com
4,500 Kenyans to Travel for Hajj in SaudiMore than 4,500 Kenyan Muslims will go to Saudi Arabia for the annual religious
4,500 Kenyans to Travel for Hajj in Saudi
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
More than 4,500 Kenyan Muslims will go to Saudi Arabia for the annual religious pilgrimage, Hajj. This is highest number of Kenyan pilgrims ever allowed to perform the rite at the holy city of Mecca. Some of the pilgrims are elderly, Kenya Hajj... Read more
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The New Age
Kenyan teachers go on strikeKenyan teachers have called a nationwide strike following a dispute with the go
Kenyan teachers go on strike
The New Age / Posted yesterday
Kenyan teachers have called a nationwide strike following a dispute with the government over a 50 - 60% pay increment awarded by the courts. While the Kenyan government says it has no more to pay the teachers, the teachers' union says its members... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Sugar - Why Kenya Should Stop the Fight"We support mutually beneficial Kenya-Uganda trade but we will never allow Pres
Sugar - Why Kenya Should Stop the Fight
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
"We support mutually beneficial Kenya-Uganda trade but we will never allow President Museveni to export dictatorship to Kenya," opposition Budalangi MP Ababu Namwamba said in reaction to Museveni's statement urging Ugandans and Kenyans to ignore the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Chinese-Built Modern Airport Boosts Western Kenya's EconomyNairobi — The economy of Kenya's western region has experienced a dramatic revi
Chinese-Built Modern Airport Boosts Western Kenya's Economy
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
Nairobi — The economy of Kenya's western region has experienced a dramatic revival following the modernization of Kisumu International Airport by a Chinese company. Located on the edge of Kenya's third largest city, the upgraded Kisumu International... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
ICC the Greatest Threat to Ideals of 2010 ConstitutionFive years after Kenya promulgated its new constitution on August 27, 2010, the
ICC the Greatest Threat to Ideals of 2010 Constitution
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
Five years after Kenya promulgated its new constitution on August 27, 2010, the Hague-based International Criminal Court (ICC) continues to haunt the country. Discernibly, the ICC is potentially a greater and more ominous threat to Kenya's... Read more
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New Kerala
Kenya seeks to set up anti-doping testing lab Kenya Athletics (AK) officials want China and Norway together with World Anti
Kenya seeks to set up anti-doping testing lab
New Kerala / Posted 4 days ago
Kenya Athletics (AK) officials want China and Norway together with World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) to speed up their efforts to build a sample testing laboratory in Nairobi to boost the fight against... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Kenya Vs. the ICC (The Sequel) and Other News in This Week's Press ReviewYou might want to get some popcorn for this one. It's Kenya versus the Internat
Kenya Vs. the ICC (The Sequel) and Other News in This Week's Press Review
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
You might want to get some popcorn for this one. It's Kenya versus the International Criminal Court (ICC), the sequel. Like any movie follow-up, the actors are the same, the script has been tweaked and, so far at least, the battle between the main... Read more
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iafrica.com
Kenya doping raises question marksA Kenyan athlete celebrates a win. Credit: AFP Kenya's runaway success at the
Kenya doping raises question marks
iafrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
A Kenyan athlete celebrates a win. Credit: AFP Kenya's runaway success at the world athletics championships has been punctured by awkward questions after two of their athletes became the tournament's first to fail drugs tests. The African nation... Read more
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The New Age
Kenya hit stumbling block with doping casesKenya's runaway success at the world athletics championships has been punctured
Kenya hit stumbling block with doping cases
The New Age / Posted 6 days ago
Kenya's runaway success at the world athletics championships has been punctured by awkward questions after two of their athletes became the tournament's first to fail drugs tests. The African nation has opened up a sizeable lead on the medals table... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Kenya athletics hits stumbling block with doping casesBEIJING - Kenya's runaway success at the world athletics championships has been
Kenya athletics hits stumbling block with doping cases
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 6 days ago
BEIJING - Kenya's runaway success at the world athletics championships has been punctured by awkward questions after two of their athletes became the tournament's first to fail drugs tests. Joyce Zakary (right) set a new Kenya record in her women's... Read more
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iol.co.za
Kenyan success now in the spotlightReutersKenya's runaway success at the world athletics championships has been pu
Kenyan success now in the spotlight
iol.co.za / Posted 6 days ago
ReutersKenya's runaway success at the world athletics championships has been punctured after two of their athletes failed drugs tests. Photo by: Kim Kyung-Hoon/Reuters Kenya's runaway success at the world athletics championships has been punctured... Read more
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KQ2 St. Joseph
Kenyan duo fail drugs testsAthletics' fight against the curse of doping suffered a setback Wednesday after
Kenyan duo fail drugs tests
KQ2 St. Joseph / Posted 7 days ago
Athletics' fight against the curse of doping suffered a setback Wednesday after two Kenyan athletes failed drugs tests. The 21-year-old Koki Manunga and the 29-year-old Joyce Zakary -- who are both 400 meter runners -- were provisionally suspended... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
Kenyan duo fail drugs testsAthletics' fight against the curse of doping suffered a setback Wednesday after
Kenyan duo fail drugs tests
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted 7 days ago
Athletics' fight against the curse of doping suffered a setback Wednesday after two Kenyan athletes failed drugs tests. The 21-year-old Koki Manunga and the 29-year-old Joyce Zakary -- who are both 400 meter runners -- were provisionally suspended... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Appeals Chamber Reverses Trial Chamber's Decision to Not Refer Kenya to ASPThe Appeals Chamber of the International Criminal Court (ICC) has reversed the
Appeals Chamber Reverses Trial Chamber's Decision to Not Refer Kenya to ASP
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 days ago
The Appeals Chamber of the International Criminal Court (ICC) has reversed the decision of Trial Chamber V(b) not to refer Kenya to the ICC's membership for failure to comply with requests from the prosecution in its now-terminated case against... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
'Prosecute Corruption Cases At the ICC'Kenya has a history of classic corruption scandals that cost the treasury billi
'Prosecute Corruption Cases At the ICC'
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 days ago
Kenya has a history of classic corruption scandals that cost the treasury billions of shillings. The most notable ones include the Goldenberg scandal of the early 1990s in which Kenya paid for nonexistent exports of gold and diamonds. Analysts have... Read more
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KPRC Local 2 Houston
Kenyan duo fail drugs testsAthletics' fight against the curse of doping suffered a setback Wednesday after
Kenyan duo fail drugs tests
KPRC Local 2 Houston / Posted 7 days ago
Athletics' fight against the curse of doping suffered a setback Wednesday after two Kenyan athletes failed drugs tests. The 21-year-old Koki Manunga and the 29-year-old Joyce Zakary -- who are both 400 meter runners -- were provisionally suspended... Read more
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KTXS Abilene
Kenyan duo fail drugs testsAthletics' fight against the curse of doping suffered a setback Wednesday after
Kenyan duo fail drugs tests
KTXS Abilene / Posted 7 days ago
Athletics' fight against the curse of doping suffered a setback Wednesday after two Kenyan athletes failed drugs tests. The 21-year-old Koki Manunga and the 29-year-old Joyce Zakary -- who are both 400 meter runners -- were provisionally suspended... Read more
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KECI Missoula
Kenyan duo fail drugs testsAthletics' fight against the curse of doping suffered a setback Wednesday after
Kenyan duo fail drugs tests
KECI Missoula / Posted 7 days ago
Athletics' fight against the curse of doping suffered a setback Wednesday after two Kenyan athletes failed drugs tests. The 21-year-old Koki Manunga and the 29-year-old Joyce Zakary -- who are both 400 meter runners -- were provisionally suspended... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Kenyan duo fail drugs testsAthletics' fight against the curse of doping suffered a setback Wednesday after
Kenyan duo fail drugs tests
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 7 days ago
Athletics' fight against the curse of doping suffered a setback Wednesday after two Kenyan athletes failed drugs tests. The 21-year-old Koki Manunga and the 29-year-old Joyce Zakary -- who are both 400 meter runners -- were provisionally suspended... Read more
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WJXT Jacksonville
Kenyan duo fail drugs testsAthletics' fight against the curse of doping suffered a setback Wednesday after
Kenyan duo fail drugs tests
WJXT Jacksonville / Posted 7 days ago
Athletics' fight against the curse of doping suffered a setback Wednesday after two Kenyan athletes failed drugs tests. The 21-year-old Koki Manunga and the 29-year-old Joyce Zakary -- who are both 400 meter runners -- were provisionally suspended... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
Kenyan duo fail drugs tests | Sports - Home Three athletes provisionally suspended by IAAF after failing
Kenyan duo fail drugs tests
KTVZ Bend / Posted 7 days ago
| Sports - Home Three athletes provisionally suspended by IAAF after failing tests Athletics' fight against the curse of doping suffered a setback Wednesday after two Kenyan athletes failed... Read more
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KTUU Anchorage
Kenyan duo fail drugs testsAthletics' fight against the curse of doping suffered a setback Wednesday after
Kenyan duo fail drugs tests
KTUU Anchorage / Posted 7 days ago
Athletics' fight against the curse of doping suffered a setback Wednesday after two Kenyan athletes failed drugs tests. The 21-year-old Koki Manunga and the 29-year-old Joyce Zakary -- who are both 400 meter runners -- were provisionally suspended... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
Kenyan duo fail drugs testsAthletics' fight against the curse of doping suffered a setback Wednesday after
Kenyan duo fail drugs tests
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 7 days ago
Athletics' fight against the curse of doping suffered a setback Wednesday after two Kenyan athletes failed drugs tests. The 21-year-old Koki Manunga and the 29-year-old Joyce Zakary -- who are both 400 meter runners -- were provisionally suspended... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
Kenyan duo fail drugs testsAthletics' fight against the curse of doping suffered a setback Wednesday after
Kenyan duo fail drugs tests
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 7 days ago
Athletics' fight against the curse of doping suffered a setback Wednesday after two Kenyan athletes failed drugs tests. The 21-year-old Koki Manunga and the 29-year-old Joyce Zakary -- who are both 400 meter runners -- were provisionally suspended... Read more
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KRCR TV Redding
Kenyan duo fail drugs testsAthletics' fight against the curse of doping suffered a setback Wednesday after
Kenyan duo fail drugs tests
KRCR TV Redding / Posted 7 days ago
Athletics' fight against the curse of doping suffered a setback Wednesday after two Kenyan athletes failed drugs tests. The 21-year-old Koki Manunga and the 29-year-old Joyce Zakary -- who are both 400 meter runners -- were provisionally suspended... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Kenyan duo fail drugs testsAthletics' fight against the curse of doping suffered a setback Wednesday after
Kenyan duo fail drugs tests
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 7 days ago
Athletics' fight against the curse of doping suffered a setback Wednesday after two Kenyan athletes failed drugs tests. The 21-year-old Koki Manunga and the 29-year-old Joyce Zakary -- who are both 400 meter runners -- were provisionally suspended... Read more
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Local 6 Orlando
Kenyan duo fail drugs testsAthletics' fight against the curse of doping suffered a setback Wednesday after
Kenyan duo fail drugs tests
Local 6 Orlando / Posted 7 days ago
Athletics' fight against the curse of doping suffered a setback Wednesday after two Kenyan athletes failed drugs tests. The 21-year-old Koki Manunga and the 29-year-old Joyce Zakary -- who are both 400 meter runners -- were provisionally suspended... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
Kenyan duo fail drugs testsAthletics' fight against the curse of doping suffered a setback Wednesday after
Kenyan duo fail drugs tests
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 7 days ago
Athletics' fight against the curse of doping suffered a setback Wednesday after two Kenyan athletes failed drugs tests. The 21-year-old Koki Manunga and the 29-year-old Joyce Zakary -- who are both 400 meter runners -- were provisionally suspended... Read more
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KY3 Springfield
Kenyan duo fail drugs testsAthletics' fight against the curse of doping suffered a setback Wednesday after
Kenyan duo fail drugs tests
KY3 Springfield / Posted 7 days ago
Athletics' fight against the curse of doping suffered a setback Wednesday after two Kenyan athletes failed drugs tests. The 21-year-old Koki Manunga and the 29-year-old Joyce Zakary -- who are both 400 meter runners -- were provisionally suspended... Read more
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Local 10 Miami
Kenyan duo fail drugs testsAthletics' fight against the curse of doping suffered a setback Wednesday after
Kenyan duo fail drugs tests
Local 10 Miami / Posted 7 days ago
Athletics' fight against the curse of doping suffered a setback Wednesday after two Kenyan athletes failed drugs tests. The 21-year-old Koki Manunga and the 29-year-old Joyce Zakary -- who are both 400 meter runners -- were provisionally suspended... Read more
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News 8000
Kenyan duo fail drugs testsAthletics' fight against the curse of doping suffered a setback Wednesday after
Kenyan duo fail drugs tests
News 8000 / Posted 7 days ago
Athletics' fight against the curse of doping suffered a setback Wednesday after two Kenyan athletes failed drugs tests. The 21-year-old Koki Manunga and the 29-year-old Joyce Zakary -- who are both 400 meter runners -- were provisionally suspended... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Kenya Gets Sh10 Billion for Green InitiativeKenya will receive a Sh10 billion grant from the Danish government for the Glob
Kenya Gets Sh10 Billion for Green Initiative
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 days ago
Kenya will receive a Sh10 billion grant from the Danish government for the Global Green Growth Initiative. The programme teaches farmers sustainable practices while conserving the environment. Denmark Deputy Head of Mission Lars Bredal on Monday... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
East African Tourist Development Forum in MombasaThe East African Tourism Development Forum organised by the United Nation World
East African Tourist Development Forum in Mombasa
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 days ago
The East African Tourism Development Forum organised by the United Nation World Tourism Organisation and the Kenyan government was held at Sarova Whitesands beach hotel in Mombasa on Thursday evening. The forum which ended on Saturday deliberated... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
ICC Appeals Chamber Reverses Decision On President Kenyatta's TrialOn 19 August 2015, the Appeals Chamber of the International Criminal Court (ICC
ICC Appeals Chamber Reverses Decision On President Kenyatta's Trial
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 days ago
On 19 August 2015, the Appeals Chamber of the International Criminal Court (ICC) reversed Trial Chamber V(B)'s decision regarding the Kenyan Government's alleged non-compliance with its obligations under the Rome Statute in the case The Prosecutor v.... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Edan Pushes for Kenya's Implementation of Disabilities Rights ConventionDespite significant steps taken by the Kenyan government, coordinator of the Wo
Edan Pushes for Kenya's Implementation of Disabilities Rights Convention
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 days ago
Despite significant steps taken by the Kenyan government, coordinator of the World Council of Churches (WCC) Ecumenical Disability Advocates Network (EDAN) Dr Samuel Kabue says that "more needs to be done" so that people with disability can enjoy... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Herder Killed in Marsabit By Suspected Ethiopian MilitantsA herder was on Monday killed at Sabare-Dukana in Marsabit County, about 100km
Herder Killed in Marsabit By Suspected Ethiopian Militants
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 days ago
A herder was on Monday killed at Sabare-Dukana in Marsabit County, about 100km from the Kenya-Ethiopia border. Police said the body of the man identified as Elema Guyo, 65, was found with gunshots wounds after suspected Ethiopian militants shot at... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Countries Drafting Plans On How to Stop Planet From Warming FurtherWater. I need water. Not food," 35-year-old Limpa Lanakai said in her native Sa
Countries Drafting Plans On How to Stop Planet From Warming Further
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 days ago
Water. I need water. Not food," 35-year-old Limpa Lanakai said in her native Samburu language. "If I have no water, food means nothing to me." The mother of four, a resident of Mokori in Isiolo County in Kenya's Rift Valley, and four other women are... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Mandera Governor Believes Somalia Border Wall Will Improve SecurityMandera county Governor Ali Roba has said the planned construction of a wall al
Mandera Governor Believes Somalia Border Wall Will Improve Security
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 days ago
Mandera county Governor Ali Roba has said the planned construction of a wall along Kenya and Somalia will improve security in the county. Mr Roba said the construction of the wall will help keep away what he termed as terrorist and their attacks in... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Fidelis in Canada for Bone SurgeryBaby Fidelis Muthoni, whose family was allegedly conned out of Sh2.8 million fo
Fidelis in Canada for Bone Surgery
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 days ago
Baby Fidelis Muthoni, whose family was allegedly conned out of Sh2.8 million for her bone surgery, will begin treatment in Canada today following government intervention. In a Facebook post, nurse Mwari Njoroge said the 15-month-old baby and her... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Kenya Plans to Showcase Cultural Heritage in Chinese MuseumsNairobi — The Kenyan government has commenced discussion with Chinese authoriti
Kenya Plans to Showcase Cultural Heritage in Chinese Museums
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 days ago
Nairobi — The Kenyan government has commenced discussion with Chinese authorities to help showcase the East African nation's cultural heritage in the Asian nation's museums, officials said on Monday. Director General, National Museums of Kenya,... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Women and Information - CommunicationsThe African Centre for Women, Information and Commun ications Technology is a p
Women and Information - Communications
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 days ago
The African Centre for Women, Information and Commun ications Technology is a pioneer Kenyan based Infor mation and Comm unications Technology for Develo pment (ICT4D) Orga nization with a regional reach whose mission is to promote women's access to... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Sugar - the New Platform for Kenyan and Regional PoliticsMany in Kenya including myself may have had difficulties agreeing with the oppo
Sugar - the New Platform for Kenyan and Regional Politics
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 days ago
Many in Kenya including myself may have had difficulties agreeing with the opposition on countless issues but not that on sugar. The trade agreement under which Kenya is to import sugar from Uganda - be it cheaply, expensively or otherwise - is a... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Standoff Over Mombasa Terminal Resolved - AminaThere is no issue affecting construction and planned operations of the Sh27 bil
Standoff Over Mombasa Terminal Resolved - Amina
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 days ago
There is no issue affecting construction and planned operations of the Sh27 billion second container terminal, Foreign affairs CS Amina Mohamed has said. The CS yesterday downplayed claims of an existing stand off between the Kenyan government and... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Growing Biotech Maize Close to RealityKenya has taken a key step towards allowing the growing of genetically modified
Growing Biotech Maize Close to Reality
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 days ago
Kenya has taken a key step towards allowing the growing of genetically modified crops on open farms. The biotechnology regulator is reviewing a request by scientists seeking the environmental release of a maize variety developed at the Kenya... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Things Are Looking Up for Coast As Tourists Flock BackTourism at the Coast, which has been going through tough times, is having a wel
Things Are Looking Up for Coast As Tourists Flock Back
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 days ago
Tourism at the Coast, which has been going through tough times, is having a welcome rebound. The good times is signalled by the return of conference tourism with the holding of the United Nations World Tourism Organisation meeting in Mombasa, opened... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Travel Packages Hurt Tourism, Says UNWTOThe growth in all-inclusive packages for foreign tourists has partly hurt earni
Travel Packages Hurt Tourism, Says UNWTO
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 days ago
The growth in all-inclusive packages for foreign tourists has partly hurt earnings in the recovering tourism, visiting United World Tourism Organisation chief Taleb Rifai has said, re-igniting an on and off debate over the last 10 years. The pricing... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Baby Fidelis Muthoni in Canada for Bone Defect SurgeryBaby Fidelis Muthoni is in Canada for a reconstructive surgery set for Monday,
Baby Fidelis Muthoni in Canada for Bone Defect Surgery
AllAfrica.com / Posted 10 days ago
Baby Fidelis Muthoni is in Canada for a reconstructive surgery set for Monday, on a frontal bone defect. Fidelis and her mother Martha Wambui landed in Toronto, Ontario, at 12.10pm on Saturday, a nurse based in Canada said in a Facebook post. "I... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Appeals Chamber to Decide Whether to Refer Kenya to ICC Membership for Non - CooperationOn Wednesday, the Appeals Chamber of the International Criminal Court will anno
Appeals Chamber to Decide Whether to Refer Kenya to ICC Membership for Non - Cooperation
AllAfrica.com / Posted 10 days ago
On Wednesday, the Appeals Chamber of the International Criminal Court will announce its decision on whether to refer Kenya to the ICC's membership for not honouring its obligations and cooperating with the prosecution in the now terminated case... Read more
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Mail & Guardian
China-Africa relations: horses and riders?Does China’s engagement with Africa depict the narrative of horses and riders,
China-Africa relations: horses and riders?
Mail & Guardian / Posted 10 days ago
Does China’s engagement with Africa depict the narrative of horses and riders, in which Africa is the horse and China the rider? In this narrative, Africa produces the resources and commodities required to drive China’s aggressive development while... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Kenya "Non-Cooperation" Back On ICC AgendaBy Julia Crawford, Justiceinfo.net The Appeals Chamber of the International Cr
Kenya "Non-Cooperation" Back On ICC Agenda
AllAfrica.com / Posted 12 days ago
By Julia Crawford, Justiceinfo.net The Appeals Chamber of the International Criminal Court on Wednesday ordered a re-examination of allegations that Kenya failed to cooperate with the Court in the case against its President Uhuru Kenyatta. If so, it... Read more
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