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AllAfrica.com
Conjoined Twins Born in Mombasa DieTwo conjoined twins born at the Coast Provincial General Hospital in Mombasa di
Conjoined Twins Born in Mombasa Die
AllAfrica.com / Posted 20 hours ago
Two conjoined twins born at the Coast Provincial General Hospital in Mombasa died early Sunday morning. The babies born Thursday and who were due to be flown to Kenyatta National Hospital for specialised treatment died while at the ICU despite... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Kampala Borrows U.S.$48 Million to Build Inland PortUganda exports and imports less through Dar es Salaam -- about 80 per cent of U
Kampala Borrows U.S.$48 Million to Build Inland Port
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
Uganda exports and imports less through Dar es Salaam -- about 80 per cent of Uganda's international trade goes through Mombasa port. Having borrowed at least $3.3 billion in non-concessional financing from China Exim bank for infrastructure... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Govt Offers Sh700 Million Boost to World Youth Athletics ChampionshipsCS has also admitted that some stadia might need total overhaul saying their pr
Govt Offers Sh700 Million Boost to World Youth Athletics Championships
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
CS has also admitted that some stadia might need total overhaul saying their primary designs and infrastructure were off required standards. Among the stadia which might be renovated include Moi Stadium in Kisumu and the Mombasa Count... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
African Press Review 30 April 2016against him. We start in Kenya, where the people are praying for the lives of
African Press Review 30 April 2016
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
against him. We start in Kenya, where the people are praying for the lives of conjoined twins born on Thursday morning in Mombasa. The babies who are on life support were reportedly due to be flown to the Kenyatta National Hospital in Nairobi for... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Ethio-Kenya Road Construction Nearing CompletionCapital FM reported. The Authority said that the sections form part of the str
Ethio-Kenya Road Construction Nearing Completion
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
Capital FM reported. The Authority said that the sections form part of the strategic transport corridor linking Mombasa Port to Addis Ababa. "Once the road is complete, it will have significant impact in regional integration and boost... Read more
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Daily Mirror
This horrifying sight shows the scale of the illegal ivory tradefor their tusks Demand for ivory comes largely from Asia, with the main traffi
This horrifying sight shows the scale of the illegal ivory trade
Daily Mirror / Posted yesterday
for their tusks Demand for ivory comes largely from Asia, with the main trafficking route being through the Kenyan port of Mombasa. More than 30,000 of Africa's 450,000 to 500,000 elephants are killed every year for their tusks. Part of a 1.35... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
East Africa On Course to Eliminating Non-Tariff Barriersthe Evaluation Report by the multi-donor organisation says. The cost of transp
East Africa On Course to Eliminating Non-Tariff Barriers
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
the Evaluation Report by the multi-donor organisation says. The cost of transporting a standard 40-foot container from Mombasa to Kigali went down by $1,700 from $6,500 in 2011 to $4,800 in 2015. Transporters and businesses have saved $7... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Lucy Kibaki - a Fierce Defender of FamilyState House comptroller Matere Keriri, he had to leave. His exit came after Pr
Lucy Kibaki - a Fierce Defender of Family
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
State House comptroller Matere Keriri, he had to leave. His exit came after President Kibaki's 2003 Christmas holiday in Mombasa almost came a cropper as the two camps fought for space around the president. Lucy is said to have thrown out some of... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Rwanda Looks to Tanzania for Rail Transport As Uganda Falters On SGRKey projects under this initiative, which came to be referred to as the "Coalit
Rwanda Looks to Tanzania for Rail Transport As Uganda Falters On SGR
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
Key projects under this initiative, which came to be referred to as the "Coalition of the Willing" included the SGR from Mombasa to Kampala, Kigali and Juba; and a common crude oil pipeline to serve the new oil discoveries in Kenya and Uganda,... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
Up In Flames: Kenya Burns More Than 100 Tons Of IvoryKenya and Tanzania, mostly. Kitili Mbathi, the Director General of Kenya Wildli
Up In Flames: Kenya Burns More Than 100 Tons Of Ivory
KPBS San Diego / Posted yesterday
Kenya and Tanzania, mostly. Kitili Mbathi, the Director General of Kenya Wildlife Service, admits that the Kenyan port of Mombasa is the "weak link," where corruption allows shipments of ivory tusks to China. Mike Norton Griffiths, a longtime... Read more
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KERA North Texas
Up In Flames: Kenya Burns More Than 100 Tons Of IvoryKenya and Tanzania, mostly. Kitili Mbathi, the Director General of Kenya Wildli
Up In Flames: Kenya Burns More Than 100 Tons Of Ivory
KERA North Texas / Posted yesterday
Kenya and Tanzania, mostly. Kitili Mbathi, the Director General of Kenya Wildlife Service, admits that the Kenyan port of Mombasa is the "weak link," where corruption allows shipments of ivory tusks to China. Mike Norton Griffiths, a longtime... Read more
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BBC News
Giants Club elephant summit: Kenya calls for end to ivory tradewithin decades. Appetite for ivory in Asia is fuelling demand, the main traffi
Giants Club elephant summit: Kenya calls for end to ivory trade
BBC News / Posted yesterday
within decades. Appetite for ivory in Asia is fuelling demand, the main trafficking route being via the Kenyan port of Mombasa. The sale of ivory, even in legal domestic markets, increased risks to the animals, Mr Kenyatta told the Giants Club... Read more
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International Business Times
World's largest ivory bonfire ignited by Kenya Wildlife Service at anti-poaching summit at anti-poaching solutions and how they can be implemented. "The lubricant of
World's largest ivory bonfire ignited by Kenya Wildlife Service at anti-poaching summit
International Business Times / Posted yesterday
at anti-poaching solutions and how they can be implemented. "The lubricant of the ivory trade particularly in ports like Mombasa and Dar es Salaam are undoubtedly officials who are being bribed to let stuff through. It's not a cause but it's... Read more
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PhysOrg
Kenya demands total ivory ban to stop elephant slaughteralso trying to boost prosecution efforts, with five major cases against traffic
Kenya demands total ivory ban to stop elephant slaughter
PhysOrg / Posted 2 days ago
also trying to boost prosecution efforts, with five major cases against traffickers currently in court in the port city of Mombasa—a key point on the smuggling route to Asia, according to Space for Giants' legal expert Shamini Janyanathan. But in... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Kenya Airways Pilots' Strike Called Off, HR Director Leaves the Airlineindicating that around 10 night flights had also been cancelled, except for a f
Kenya Airways Pilots' Strike Called Off, HR Director Leaves the Airline
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
indicating that around 10 night flights had also been cancelled, except for a flight departing Nairobi destined for Mombasa and another flying in the opposite direction. While some aircraft sat on the tarmac, the pilots' union... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
KNH Won't Admit Mombasa Conjoined TwinsConjoined twins born on Thursday morning in Mombasa are yet to be flown to Nair
KNH Won't Admit Mombasa Conjoined Twins
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
Conjoined twins born on Thursday morning in Mombasa are yet to be flown to Nairobi for specialised treatment because Kenyatta National Hospital does not have enough ventilators. By Friday afternoon, the twins were still at Coast General Hospital... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Ethiopia Road Nearing Completionkilometers from Turbi to Moyale. It pointed out that the sections form part of
Ethiopia Road Nearing Completion
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
kilometers from Turbi to Moyale. It pointed out that the sections form part of the strategic transport corridor linking Mombasa Port to Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. "Once the road is complete, it will have significant impact in regional integration... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Central Bank Seizes Sh8 Billion From Chase Bank Directorsassets forcefully seized include a business park in Karen, a three-acre parking
Central Bank Seizes Sh8 Billion From Chase Bank Directors
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
assets forcefully seized include a business park in Karen, a three-acre parking lot in Nairobi, some 240 acres of land on Mombasa Road, a three-acre plot next to the German Embassy on Riverside Drive and various high-end properties in... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Iconic 'Father' of Insurance Leaves Good Foundationenduring assets like Corner House, Bima House, Protection House, Salama house,
Iconic 'Father' of Insurance Leaves Good Foundation
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
enduring assets like Corner House, Bima House, Protection House, Salama house, Town House (all in Nairobi), Bima Towers in Mombasa, Elgon View Estate in Eldoret and Kenya National Towers in Kisumu, among others projects. Under his watch, Kenya... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Gor Beat Bandari, Ochomo Scores AgainThursday put on a sterling show to beat Bandari 2-0 in a mid-week Kenyan Premie
Gor Beat Bandari, Ochomo Scores Again
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
Thursday put on a sterling show to beat Bandari 2-0 in a mid-week Kenyan Premier League match at the Mbaraki Sports Club in Mombasa. George "Blackberry" Odhiambo gave Gor the lead in the 53rd minute and an own goal by Felly Mulumba in injury-time... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
KQ Cancels Flights After Pilots Strikeraged KQ released a second statement saying: "We regret to announce that we hav
KQ Cancels Flights After Pilots Strike
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
raged KQ released a second statement saying: "We regret to announce that we have cancelled all flights operating up until 0200 East Africa Time except KQ 618 to Mombasa departing Nairobi at 2130 and KQ 619 departing Mombasa at 2310 East Africa... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Chatthe Upbeat As Action NearsSport from his home in Kibos early this week. He added: "I would definitely li
Chatthe Upbeat As Action Nears
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
Sport from his home in Kibos early this week. He added: "I would definitely like to win my first event since winning the Mombasa Rally late last year. My preparations will now be in top gear after the Kajiado Rally in February." Similar... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
CAF Rejects Five Stadiumssaid. Confederation of African Football (Caf) has rejected five other venues a
CAF Rejects Five Stadiums
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
said. Confederation of African Football (Caf) has rejected five other venues among them Nyayo Stadium, Moi Stadium Kisumu, Mombasa County Stadium as well as the Kenyatta Stadium and Kinoru Stadium in Machakos and Meru counties as not up to the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Conjoined Twins Flown to Be Flown to Nairobi for SurgeryTwin boys joined at the abdomen born on Monday morning at the Coast General Hos
Conjoined Twins Flown to Be Flown to Nairobi for Surgery
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
Twin boys joined at the abdomen born on Monday morning at the Coast General Hospital in Mombasa are to be flown to Nairobi for urgent surgery. The conjoined twins, who doctors said were in need of an urgent delicate surgery to be separated, were... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Austria to Reopen Mombasa Consulate Next WeekThe Austrian government is reopening its honorary consulate in Mombasa after fo
Austria to Reopen Mombasa Consulate Next Week
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
The Austrian government is reopening its honorary consulate in Mombasa after four years of closure. A statement from the Austrian Embassy in Nairobi indicated it had appointed a new honorary consul for Mombasa to start working from next week. "We... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Tusker, Mathare Share Spoils As Gor Mahia's Resurgence Continuesdefending champions Gor Mahia continued with their resurgence as they beat Band
Tusker, Mathare Share Spoils As Gor Mahia's Resurgence Continues
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
defending champions Gor Mahia continued with their resurgence as they beat Bandari 2-0 at the Mbaraki Complex in Mombasa. George Blackberry Odhiambo's deflected shot in the 53rd minute and Felly Mulumba's own goal minutes to the final... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
CAF Gives Kenya September 2017 Deadline to Be Ready for Chanall venues. Among the stadia inspected by the two CAF officials include the Ki
CAF Gives Kenya September 2017 Deadline to Be Ready for Chan
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
all venues. Among the stadia inspected by the two CAF officials include the Kinoru Stadium in Meru, Moi Stadium in Kisumu Mombasa County Stadium and Kenyatta Stadium in Machakos. He is however confident Kenya will manage to put up all the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Muhiddin Cautious As Ze Maria's K'ogalo Come CallingMombasa — Despite beating Gor Mahia 1-0 in the season opening DSTV Super Cup ma
Muhiddin Cautious As Ze Maria's K'ogalo Come Calling
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
Mombasa — Despite beating Gor Mahia 1-0 in the season opening DSTV Super Cup match, Bandari FC head coach Twahir Muhiddin does not expect his side to easily go for a double with another win when the two sides meet in a league fixture at the Mbaraki... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Kenya demands total ivory ban to stop elephant slaughteralso trying to boost prosecution efforts, with five major cases against traffic
Kenya demands total ivory ban to stop elephant slaughter
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 2 days ago
also trying to boost prosecution efforts, with five major cases against traffickers currently in court in the port city of Mombasa -- a key point on the smuggling route to Asia, according to Space for Giants' legal expert Shamini Janyanathan. But... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Lucy Kibaki Advised Women to Aggressively Seek Leadershipfor as the country mourns her demise. She told a forum of Women Affairs Minist
Lucy Kibaki Advised Women to Aggressively Seek Leadership
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
for as the country mourns her demise. She told a forum of Women Affairs Ministries from the Great Lakes Region in Mombasa in June 2009 that women should get out of their comfort zone if they are to be heard and get leadership... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Jubilee Has Invested Over Sh140 Billion in Lower Eastern RegionCabinet Secretary said construction of the road will ease the vexing traffic ja
Jubilee Has Invested Over Sh140 Billion in Lower Eastern Region
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
Cabinet Secretary said construction of the road will ease the vexing traffic jams experienced on that section of the Mombasa-Nairobi highway. Other road projects in Machakos county include Machakos-Kenol-Ngoleni-Kaani-Mutituni-Kaseve Road... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Kenya Acquires Modern Chopper to Tackle Insecuritythat the Kenya Police Airwing was late to deliver the officers because it was f
Kenya Acquires Modern Chopper to Tackle Insecurity
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
that the Kenya Police Airwing was late to deliver the officers because it was flying a small group of civilians from Mombasa. The CS further announced that three of the Police Airwing choppers that had been grounded have since been... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Jubilee Government Invests Over Sh144 Billion in Lower Eastern RegionCabinet Secretary said construction of the road will ease the vexing traffic ja
Jubilee Government Invests Over Sh144 Billion in Lower Eastern Region
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
Cabinet Secretary said construction of the road will ease the vexing traffic jams experienced on that section of the Mombasa-Nairobi highway. Other road projects in Machakos county include Machakos-Kenol-Ngoleni-Kaani-Mutituni-Kaseve road... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
Kenya holds summit to stop elephant slaughteralso trying to boost prosecution efforts, with five major cases against traffic
Kenya holds summit to stop elephant slaughter
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 2 days ago
also trying to boost prosecution efforts, with five major cases against traffickers currently in court in the port city of Mombasa -- a key point on the smuggling route to Asia, according to Space for Giants' legal expert Shamini Janyanathan. But... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Rwandan Importers and Exporters Trained On Mombasa Port Safety Measures(KMA) are training members of the public and private sectors on different issue
Rwandan Importers and Exporters Trained On Mombasa Port Safety Measures
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
(KMA) are training members of the public and private sectors on different issues regarding how to improve safety at the Mombasa port. The three-day sensitization, capacity building workshop on the Safety of Life at Sea (SOLAS) kicked-off in... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Tanga Pipeline to Take More Than Just Oil to Seaslaves - the development will likely rouse the city port that had faded off the
Tanga Pipeline to Take More Than Just Oil to Sea
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
slaves - the development will likely rouse the city port that had faded off the region's trading map following the rise of Mombasa (further north) and Dar es Salaam (further south). Tanga remains Tanzania's second largest port though, handling... Read more
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dna
Company director, manager brains behind drug production: Officersseem to indicate that the director of Avon Lifesciences Ltd, who led the entire
Company director, manager brains behind drug production: Officers
dna / Posted 3 days ago
seem to indicate that the director of Avon Lifesciences Ltd, who led the entire scam, has tried to set up another unit in Mombasa for converting ephedrine into crystal meth to earn more. The main accused has revealed to the police that in spite of... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Mamta Kulkarni, husband under probe for involvement in narcotics racketin November 2012 on grounds of good conduct. In 2013, he married Mamta Kulkarn
Mamta Kulkarni, husband under probe for involvement in narcotics racket
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 3 days ago
in November 2012 on grounds of good conduct. In 2013, he married Mamta Kulkarni, now 44. The couple is reportedly based in Mombasa in Kenya. “During questioning, the arrested accused revealed they had travelled to Kenya and met Goswami with plans... Read more
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New Kerala
Bollywood ex-actress, spouse under probe in narcotics racket - newkerala.com #56071in November 2012 on grounds of good conduct. In 2013, he married Mamta Kulkarn
Bollywood ex-actress, spouse under probe in narcotics racket - newkerala.com #56071
New Kerala / Posted 3 days ago
in November 2012 on grounds of good conduct. In 2013, he married Mamta Kulkarni, now 44. The couple is reportedly based in Mombasa in Kenya. "During questioning, the arrested accused revealed they had travelled to Kenya and met Goswami with plans... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Outrage Over Mombasa Sh1.2 Billion Waitiki Land Rates PayoutA plan by Mombasa County to spend Sh1.25 billion to offset the Waitiki Farm lan
Outrage Over Mombasa Sh1.2 Billion Waitiki Land Rates Payout
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
A plan by Mombasa County to spend Sh1.25 billion to offset the Waitiki Farm land rates for the 7,600 new owners sparked outrage on Wednesday after it emerged that some of the possible beneficiaries of the payout could be a governor, MPs, more than 10... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Policy on Fighting Extremism DevelopedA policy on fighting extremism and radicalisation in Mombasa has been developed
Policy on Fighting Extremism Developed
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
A policy on fighting extremism and radicalisation in Mombasa has been developed. The draft, "Mombasa Counter Violent Extremism Strategy" has been submitted to security agencies for verification and input before being implemented, Haki Africa... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
The Poor Have Right to Land in TownsUpgrading process was subjected to a court case because a section of the benefi
The Poor Have Right to Land in Towns
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
Upgrading process was subjected to a court case because a section of the beneficiaries cited lack of participation. The Mombasa county government has rolled out an initiative for urban renewal of the old estates. Hopefully, it will be guided by... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
The Two Sides of Former First Lady Lucy KibakiState House comptroller Matere Keriri, he had to leave. His exit came after Pr
The Two Sides of Former First Lady Lucy Kibaki
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
State House comptroller Matere Keriri, he had to leave. His exit came after President Kibaki's 2003 Christmas holiday in Mombasa almost came acropper as the two camps fought for space around the President. Lucy is said to have thrown out some of... Read more
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Super Sport
Bandari face off with Gor MahiaGor Mahia and GOtv winners Bandari renew their rivalry in a potentially explosi
Bandari face off with Gor Mahia
Super Sport / Posted 3 days ago
Gor Mahia and GOtv winners Bandari renew their rivalry in a potentially explosive league encounter at Mbaraki Grounds in Mombasa on Thursday. Recent encounters between these two teams have been fraught with tension and a rivalry has festered in... Read more
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dna
Bollywood actress Mamta Kulkarni's husband emerges as kingpin of international drug cartelat the company," said a crime branch police officer. He added: "The accused we
Bollywood actress Mamta Kulkarni's husband emerges as kingpin of international drug cartel
dna / Posted 4 days ago
at the company," said a crime branch police officer. He added: "The accused were planning to arrange a unit at Mombasa in Kenya were they can turn ephedrine into methamphetamine which is costlier in the international market. The Gujarat... Read more
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dna
International drug cartel: Vicky Goswami's name emerges as kingpinat the company," said a crime branch police officer. He added: "The accused we
International drug cartel: Vicky Goswami's name emerges as kingpin
dna / Posted 4 days ago
at the company," said a crime branch police officer. He added: "The accused were planning to arrange a unit at Mombasa in Kenya were they can turn ephedrine into methamphetamine which is costlier in the international market. The Gujarat... Read more
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Super Sport
Caf officials on Chan inspection tourthe stadiums to be used for the 16-team tournament. The team kicked off their
Caf officials on Chan inspection tour
Super Sport / Posted 4 days ago
the stadiums to be used for the 16-team tournament. The team kicked off their task on Wednesday morning with a tour of the Mombasa Stadium as well as the KPA Mbaraki Sports Club after which they will further assess state of the accommodation... Read more
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Quartz
Kenya is one of the most dangerous places to be a pedestrian—better data could change thatwalk on Nairobi’s streets is on a Friday, around 7am, particularly in the south
Kenya is one of the most dangerous places to be a pedestrian—better data could change that
Quartz / Posted 4 days ago
walk on Nairobi’s streets is on a Friday, around 7am, particularly in the southeast, along one of the city’s main arteries, Mombasa Road. That’s according to new analysis based on data collected by Ma3Route, a Nairobi-based startup that crowdsources... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
'Kenya's Richest Musician' Akothee Clears Air On Wealthrumours that she got her wealth from an old rich man and that she is a member o
'Kenya's Richest Musician' Akothee Clears Air On Wealth
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
rumours that she got her wealth from an old rich man and that she is a member of a cult. Through her Facebook page, the Mombasa -based musician said she has not made her wealth from a "sponsor"- a Kenyan coinage denoting a sugar daddy, and... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Mvurya's Unit Among Highest Development Spendersspent Sh1.2 billion on projects and Sh774 million on salaries and other recurre
Mvurya's Unit Among Highest Development Spenders
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
spent Sh1.2 billion on projects and Sh774 million on salaries and other recurrent expenditure. In contrast, neighbouring Mombasa gave Sh852 million to development and incurred Sh2.4 billion in recurrent expenditure. Kwale spent only Sh12.4... Read more
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