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Tourist Vans Exempted From Ferry QueuesTourist delays at the Likoni Channel will be a thing of the past after the Keny
Tourist Vans Exempted From Ferry Queues
AllAfrica.com / Posted 19 hours ago
Tourist delays at the Likoni Channel will be a thing of the past after the Kenya Ferry Services exempted tour vans from queuing. Last year, scores of tourists from Diani in Kwale County missed their return flights after being delayed for between two... Read more
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KRA Says Staff Reshuffle Not Due to IntegrityKenya Revenue Authority has defended the context of its recent changes at the P
KRA Says Staff Reshuffle Not Due to Integrity
AllAfrica.com / Posted 19 hours ago
Kenya Revenue Authority has defended the context of its recent changes at the Port of Mombasa saying the reshuffles were not due to integrity issues. KRA Commissioner General John Njiriani said the Tuesday's staff changes affecting investigations... Read more
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Mbaraka, the Icon Who Never PeakedThere are several events that happened in early 1979 that will forever remain i
Mbaraka, the Icon Who Never Peaked
AllAfrica.com / Posted 19 hours ago
There are several events that happened in early 1979 that will forever remain in the history of Tanzania. As the Tanzanian People's Defence Forces (TPDF) battled an invading army in Kagera in the war which climaxed with the toppling of Ugandan... Read more
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Six reasons to visit the Swahili coastFor thousands of years, the Indian Ocean winds have brought traders, warriors a
Six reasons to visit the Swahili coast
4029TV KHBS - KHOG Fort Smith - Fayetteville / Posted 20 hours ago
For thousands of years, the Indian Ocean winds have brought traders, warriors and religions to the Swahili Coast. From Arabia, Asia and Europe, all clambered ashore, each leaving another layer of history and culture. Kenya's coastline has been... Read more
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At 60, Allan Kanyike Parties Six Days a WeekHe is a common face at social events and more than show face, he exhibits a dan
At 60, Allan Kanyike Parties Six Days a Week
AllAfrica.com / Posted 20 hours ago
He is a common face at social events and more than show face, he exhibits a dance stroke that he has dubbed the 'Allan Kanyike dance', after his name. While dancing, he simultaneously moves his hands in a cyclic manner as he pushes his head... Read more
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Jubilee, Cord Fight It Out in Ward PollsBy Geoffrey Rono and Pius Maundu Voters in Nyangores and Masongaleni in Bomet
Jubilee, Cord Fight It Out in Ward Polls
AllAfrica.com / Posted 20 hours ago
By Geoffrey Rono and Pius Maundu Voters in Nyangores and Masongaleni in Bomet and Makueni counties today elect new ward representatives following highly charged campaigns by Jubilee and Cord. The Nyangores seat fell vacant after the death of Ms... Read more
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Property Destroyed As Inferno Engulfs Mombasa WarehouseProperty worth millions of shillings on Thursday was destroyed by an inferno at
Property Destroyed As Inferno Engulfs Mombasa Warehouse
AllAfrica.com / Posted 20 hours ago
Property worth millions of shillings on Thursday was destroyed by an inferno at a Chemical Storage facility in Shimanzi, Mombasa County. The fire that razed at least three tankers and several drums of chemicals at the Solvochem East Africa custom... Read more
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Shabaab Preys On Poor Youth With Promises of Cars and WivesPolice say they have unearthed an Al-Shabaab recruitment network that lures you
Shabaab Preys On Poor Youth With Promises of Cars and Wives
AllAfrica.com / Posted 20 hours ago
Police say they have unearthed an Al-Shabaab recruitment network that lures youths with promises of cash, cars and wives. They say the syndicate has roots in Mombasa and tentacles in Isiolo, Nairobi and Lamu counties. Police say four young men... Read more
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Run of the Vote in Zanzibar - Need to Appreciate Zanzibar Society's BackgroundEarly this week, President John Magufuli, in his maiden New Year reception with
Run of the Vote in Zanzibar - Need to Appreciate Zanzibar Society's Background
AllAfrica.com / Posted 21 hours ago
Early this week, President John Magufuli, in his maiden New Year reception with the diplomatic community since assuming office, told the ambassadors there was still room for dialogue among political players in Zanzibar on how to make the re-run of... Read more
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2 Cops Found Guilty of Killing Kwale SchoolgirlMombasa — A Mombasa court has convicted two police officers over the death of 1
2 Cops Found Guilty of Killing Kwale Schoolgirl
AllAfrica.com / Posted 22 hours ago
Mombasa — A Mombasa court has convicted two police officers over the death of 14 year-old Kwale schoolgirl Kwekwe Mwandazi two years ago. Justice Martin Muya ruled that the two are guilty of misusing of their firearms which led to the death of the... Read more
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Kenya, Oman to Renew Trade TiesMuscat — Kenya and Oman are set to enter into a new phase of relationship build
Kenya, Oman to Renew Trade Ties
AllAfrica.com / Posted 22 hours ago
Muscat — Kenya and Oman are set to enter into a new phase of relationship building on historical and traditional ties, Foreign Affairs and International Trade Cabinet Secretary Amina Mohamed has said. Speaking during a two-day visit to the Sultanate... Read more
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County Denies Sh2.7 Million Used in Renaming RoadThe Mombasa County Government has disowned a document on the social media claim
County Denies Sh2.7 Million Used in Renaming Road
AllAfrica.com / Posted 23 hours ago
The Mombasa County Government has disowned a document on the social media claiming that it spent Sh2.7 million during the renaming of the New Nyali Road to Fidel Odinga Road last month. The county's director of communications and public relations,... Read more
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Cut Travel, Other Perks By 50%, Kenyatta SaysBy Guchu Ndung'u and Bernard Namunane President Uhuru Kenyatta on Thursday war
Cut Travel, Other Perks By 50%, Kenyatta Says
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
By Guchu Ndung'u and Bernard Namunane President Uhuru Kenyatta on Thursday warned governors to prepare for tough times ahead even as they agreed to slash by half all the money that they have budgeted to spend on travel and allowances for State and... Read more
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Transport Minister Orders Safety Audit of RVR After Train Brake System FailsKenya has ordered an immediate safety review of Rift Valley Railways (RVR) oper
Transport Minister Orders Safety Audit of RVR After Train Brake System Fails
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
Kenya has ordered an immediate safety review of Rift Valley Railways (RVR) operations following a Wednesday night incident when a train engine sped across the Nairobi's network unmanned after its braking system failed. Kenya's Transport Cabinet... Read more
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Progress Made On Key Road Project, Says ManagerTanga — The Tanzania Roads Agency (Tanroads) has announced progress towards the
Progress Made On Key Road Project, Says Manager
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Tanga — The Tanzania Roads Agency (Tanroads) has announced progress towards the construction of the176km Tanga-Pangani-Saadani-Bagamoyo road. Tanroads Tanga Regional Manager Alfred Ndumbaro, said bidding documents for the project had been... Read more
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Govt Allocates Sh17 Million for National Cancer Registry LaunchThe government has allocated Sh17 million for establishment of National Cancer
Govt Allocates Sh17 Million for National Cancer Registry Launch
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
The government has allocated Sh17 million for establishment of National Cancer Registry Programme by 2019. The registry will be run by the Kenya Medical Research Institute (Kemri) and is expected to help the Ministry of Health gather accurate data... Read more
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Top Seed Cheruiyot Exits African Junior ChampionshipKenya's participation at the International Tennis Federation (ITF) and Confeder
Top Seed Cheruiyot Exits African Junior Championship
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
Kenya's participation at the International Tennis Federation (ITF) and Confederation of African Tennis (CAT) African Junior Closed Championship in Tunisia was on Thursday brought to a premature halt. The country's top seeded junior player Kevin... Read more
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Poor People Likely to Buy Fake Drugs, Reveals SurveyResearchers on the use of counterfeit drugs in Kenya have made a startling disc
Poor People Likely to Buy Fake Drugs, Reveals Survey
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
Researchers on the use of counterfeit drugs in Kenya have made a startling discovery: Poor people are more likely to be conned at the counter than the wealthy. Doctors at Moi Teaching and Referral Hospital, Eldoret last week said the results... Read more
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Domestic Financing Vital, East Africa ToldNairobi — The Eastern African countries are projected to grow strongly above 6
Domestic Financing Vital, East Africa Told
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Nairobi — The Eastern African countries are projected to grow strongly above 6 per cent in the next two years but financing of the growth is becoming limited. According to Mr Andrew Mold, senior economic affairs officer of the United Nations... Read more
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Property Briefs - NHC to Raise Sh5bn By JuneThe National Housing Corporation (NHC) plans to raise Sh5 billion by June this
Property Briefs - NHC to Raise Sh5bn By June
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
The National Housing Corporation (NHC) plans to raise Sh5 billion by June this year as it looks to build 6,000 housing units in the next few years. The money will be raised through a corporate bond; the State-owned agency has already picked... Read more
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Imagine a Bedroom With a Top to Floor Window Overlooking the Ocean!The upcoming Dongo Kundu Bypass in Kwale County is set to rapidly increase the
Imagine a Bedroom With a Top to Floor Window Overlooking the Ocean!
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
The upcoming Dongo Kundu Bypass in Kwale County is set to rapidly increase the steadfast development of luxury resorts in the South Coast region. One of these developments is the Sheheena Marina, set to be the tallest building in Mombasa County with... Read more
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Transport CS James Macharia Orders Safety Review of RVR OperationsThe government has ordered an immediate safety review of Rift Valley Railways (
Transport CS James Macharia Orders Safety Review of RVR Operations
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
The government has ordered an immediate safety review of Rift Valley Railways (RVR) operations following Wednesday night's incident when a train engine sped across the city's network unmanned after its braking system failed. Transport Cabinet... Read more
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Safaricom Investment Co-Operative Cashes in On the Housing MarketWhen Safaricom Investment Co-operative (SIC), was launched in February 2009, it
Safaricom Investment Co-Operative Cashes in On the Housing Market
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
When Safaricom Investment Co-operative (SIC), was launched in February 2009, its core business was land buying and selling. Later on, the management realised that there was opportunity in the housing market and decided to venture into it. The... Read more
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Land Dominates As Candidates Fight for Malindi MP SeatBy Samuel Kazungu and Daniel Tsuma Nyassy All candidates in the March 7 Malind
Land Dominates As Candidates Fight for Malindi MP Seat
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
By Samuel Kazungu and Daniel Tsuma Nyassy All candidates in the March 7 Malindi parliamentary by-elections have promised to resolve the land problem in the constituency once elected. Speaking on Tuesday after he was cleared to vie for the seat on a... Read more
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KRA Wants Joho Firm Court Order SuspendedKenya Revenue Authority is seeking to have orders stopping it from suspending t
KRA Wants Joho Firm Court Order Suspended
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
Kenya Revenue Authority is seeking to have orders stopping it from suspending the licence of a freight station to operate as a bonded cargo handling facility suspended. KRA wants the order issued on February 1 putting on hold its decision to suspend... Read more
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Leaders Campaign in Villages Ahead of Malindi ByJubilee and ODM leaders have embarked on door-to-door campaigns ahead of the Mi
Leaders Campaign in Villages Ahead of Malindi By
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
Jubilee and ODM leaders have embarked on door-to-door campaigns ahead of the Milindi by-election slated for March 7. Tuesday, the officials retreated to villages to rally support for their candidates even as the electoral commission issued a stern... Read more
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Joho - Mombasa County to Pay Waitiki CashBy Daniel Tsuma Nyassy and Charles Lwanga Mombasa Governor Ali Hassan Joho say
Joho - Mombasa County to Pay Waitiki Cash
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
By Daniel Tsuma Nyassy and Charles Lwanga Mombasa Governor Ali Hassan Joho says the county government will pay arrears demanded from squatters who got plots on Waitiki farm. Mr Joho who was speaking at Ngala Grounds during an ODM campaign rally for... Read more
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Court Finds Police Officers Guilty of Manslaughter in Kwale Schoolgirl Kwekwe's KillingThe High Court in Mombasa has found two police officers charged with the murder
Court Finds Police Officers Guilty of Manslaughter in Kwale Schoolgirl Kwekwe's Killing
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
The High Court in Mombasa has found two police officers charged with the murder of a 14-year-old schoolgirl, Kwekwe Mwandaza, in Kwale in 2014 guilty of manslaughter. Justice Martin Muya said Wednesday that the offence of murder against Inspector... Read more
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Suspected Terrorist Facilitator Arrested in MalindiPolice have arrested a man who rented a house in Malindi where wanted terrorist
Suspected Terrorist Facilitator Arrested in Malindi
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
Police have arrested a man who rented a house in Malindi where wanted terrorists were living. Investigations show Ibrahim Mahfoudhi, who is being held by anti-terror police in Malindi, rented the house where four terrorists were killed in the gun... Read more
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KPA, KRA Bosses Sacked in Graft PurgeBy Brian Ngugi and Gitonga Marete Top bosses at the Kenya Ports Authority and
KPA, KRA Bosses Sacked in Graft Purge
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
By Brian Ngugi and Gitonga Marete Top bosses at the Kenya Ports Authority and Kenya Revenue Authority in Mombasa have been sent packing in a bid to clean the port of corruption. Senior port police officers were reshuffled in the far-reaching purge... Read more
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Changes Made to Kpa Top Management Over Contraband GoodsManaging Director Gichiri Ndua whose contract was due to expire in July has bee
Changes Made to Kpa Top Management Over Contraband Goods
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
Managing Director Gichiri Ndua whose contract was due to expire in July has been sent on terminal leave with three General Managers sent on early retirement, "with immediate effect."/FILENAIROBI, Kenya, Feb 9 - The Kenya Ports Authority (KPA) Board... Read more
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All Transit Cargo to Be Cleared At Port, CFSS Locked OutNairobi — All transit cargo will now be cleared at the Port of Mombasa and not
All Transit Cargo to Be Cleared At Port, CFSS Locked Out
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
Nairobi — All transit cargo will now be cleared at the Port of Mombasa and not at Container Freight Stations (CFSs). Making the announcement on Tuesday, Transport Cabinet Secretary James Macharia said the move is intended to combat the entry of... Read more
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Rwandan WW II Heroes Lie Silently in Nairobi CemeteryOn February 1, Rwandans commemorated the National Heroes' Day which was an oppo
Rwandan WW II Heroes Lie Silently in Nairobi Cemetery
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
On February 1, Rwandans commemorated the National Heroes' Day which was an opportunity to remember the sons and daughters of the land who sacrificed their lives to protect lives of others or to enable future generations to have good life. It is not... Read more
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KPA Chief Gichiri Ndua, Top Officials Sacked Over CorruptionKenya Ports Authority (KPA) Managing Director Gichiri Ndua, top officials and p
KPA Chief Gichiri Ndua, Top Officials Sacked Over Corruption
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
Kenya Ports Authority (KPA) Managing Director Gichiri Ndua, top officials and police officers at the Mombasa port have been sacked over corruption. Top KPA officials who were sent packing include general managers in charge of human resources,... Read more
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Burundi Citizens Seek Asylum in KenyaBy Wachira Mwangi and Mohamed Ahmed Two Burundi nationals are seeking asylum a
Burundi Citizens Seek Asylum in Kenya
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
By Wachira Mwangi and Mohamed Ahmed Two Burundi nationals are seeking asylum at the Kakuma refugee camp in Kenya, saying they fear for their lives after allegedly being sought by a youth wing associated with President Pierre Nkurunziza. The two,... Read more
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Newest Fashionistas In January, the upscale Italian fashion house Dolce & Gabbana introduced styli
Newest Fashionistas
Salt Lake City Weekly / Posted 3 days ago
In January, the upscale Italian fashion house Dolce & Gabbana introduced stylish hijabs and abayas aimed at Muslim women unafraid to call attention to themselves as they exercise their obliged modesty. D&G's marketing effort even... Read more
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Uganda Hands Over UK Stolen Luxury VehiclesUganda Revenue Authority (URA) Tuesday handed over 24 top of the range motor ve
Uganda Hands Over UK Stolen Luxury Vehicles
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
Uganda Revenue Authority (URA) Tuesday handed over 24 top of the range motor vehicles suspected to have been stolen from the United Kingdom. The cars, including BMWs, Audis, Lexus and Range Rovers, among others were handed over by URA commissioner... Read more
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New Police Guns Are Scarecrows - Dr BesigyeAfter the euphoric reception in western Uganda, Forum for Democratic Change (FD
New Police Guns Are Scarecrows - Dr Besigye
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
After the euphoric reception in western Uganda, Forum for Democratic Change (FDC) presidential candidate Kizza Besigye spent the weekend re-assuring supporters in Kasese, Sembabule and Luweero districts. In Sembabule on Saturday, Besigye, who took... Read more
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Mixed Reaction to Newly Procured Police Anti-Riot FleetIt was a tweet by NTV Kenya on Thursday that got Uganda Talking. Uganda-bound
Mixed Reaction to Newly Procured Police Anti-Riot Fleet
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
It was a tweet by NTV Kenya on Thursday that got Uganda Talking. Uganda-bound Armoured Personnel Carriers (APCs) were spotted at the G-section of the Port of Mombasa, and the photographs shared thereafter, created a buzz on social media in Kenya and... Read more
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Low Tea Price WorriesFarm gate prices nosedive from Shs 500 to Shs 280 per kg of green leaf Anxiety
Low Tea Price Worries
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
Farm gate prices nosedive from Shs 500 to Shs 280 per kg of green leaf Anxiety is rising in the tea industry as prices continue to dip, raising fears of lower productivity and exports. The product shed its value in the first auction of 2016 at the... Read more
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Daimler Takes a Crack At Africa With Nairobi OfficeGerman automotive corporation Daimler AG has opened an Africa office for its tr
Daimler Takes a Crack At Africa With Nairobi Office
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
German automotive corporation Daimler AG has opened an Africa office for its trucks business in Nairobi saying Kenya's transport hub status will power sales. The company plans to use Nairobi as base to push its products to 41 countries where it... Read more
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KPA MD Gichiri Ndua, Top Officials Sacked Over CorruptionKenya Ports Authority (KPA) Managing Director Gichiri Ndua, top officials and p
KPA MD Gichiri Ndua, Top Officials Sacked Over Corruption
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
Kenya Ports Authority (KPA) Managing Director Gichiri Ndua, top officials and police officers at the Mombasa Port have been sacked over corruption. Top KPA officials who were sent packing include general managers in charge of human resources,... Read more
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Smugglers Won't Win - KateshumbwaHow would you sum up your time as commissioner customs since you took office?
Smugglers Won't Win - Kateshumbwa
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
How would you sum up your time as commissioner customs since you took office? Fairly ok. The target for customs and the whole institution is high. I did not have much time to settle down but to hit the ground running. My first task was to enhance... Read more
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Sustainable Peace Conditional Upon Genuine DemocracyDear Tingasiga, Peace has broken out in Uganda. I mean, talk about peace by th
Sustainable Peace Conditional Upon Genuine Democracy
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
Dear Tingasiga, Peace has broken out in Uganda. I mean, talk about peace by the rulers who suggest that all is well in the land. On October 9, 2014, President Yoweri K. Museveni declared Uganda peaceful "for the first time in 114 years." A few days... Read more
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Flames Win to Set Stage for a Nerve-Wracking Final Showdown Against KPADefending women's basketball Premier League champions USIU-A Flames rallied fro
Flames Win to Set Stage for a Nerve-Wracking Final Showdown Against KPA
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
Defending women's basketball Premier League champions USIU-A Flames rallied from behind to beat Kenya Ports Authority (KPA) 66-62 in a tight match in Game Four of the play-offs final at Nyayo National Stadium Gymnasium in Nairobi on Sunday. The... Read more
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Kenya's Electric Rail Plan Receives Regional BackingEast African Community states have endorsed Kenya's plans for the electrificati
Kenya's Electric Rail Plan Receives Regional Backing
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
East African Community states have endorsed Kenya's plans for the electrification of the standard gauge railway operations. Before then, however, trains in the immediate term will be powered by diesel. Ministers drawn from Uganda, Rwanda and South... Read more
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The Rainbows in Her CloudsYou would not be reading this story today if a house help had not thrown a seem
The Rainbows in Her Clouds
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
You would not be reading this story today if a house help had not thrown a seemingly drunk man to the floor one day in June 2006 to rescue a woman from strangulation. The house help was doing her chores in a house in Nairobi's Westlands when, by... Read more
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There's One Thing Uber's Technology Can't ReplaceOn Wednesday, the government agreed to engage in talks with Nairobi taxi owners
There's One Thing Uber's Technology Can't Replace
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
On Wednesday, the government agreed to engage in talks with Nairobi taxi owners who had threatened to go on strike if the government did not crack down on Uber, the taxi-hailing service. The announcement came a few days after violence targeting some... Read more
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Fund to Help Kenyan Taxi Operators Start Online Operations EstablishedA Kenyan taxi company has established a fund for its 2,000 taxi owners to moder
Fund to Help Kenyan Taxi Operators Start Online Operations Established
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
A Kenyan taxi company has established a fund for its 2,000 taxi owners to modernise operations to include online booking and payments. Easy Taxis Chief Executive Paul Ndichu said all their members must set up new online portals to boost clients'... Read more
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Order On Presidential Portraits Is a Throwback to the Kanu EraI don't know who in the Ministry of Interior and Coordination of National Gover
Order On Presidential Portraits Is a Throwback to the Kanu Era
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
I don't know who in the Ministry of Interior and Coordination of National Government warned that traders who failed to display President Uhuru Kenyatta's portrait in their businesses would be punished. There is absolutely no requirement, neither in... Read more
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