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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Kenya's world-class running matched by world-class grafttheir treatment and alleging officials had left them languishing in a bid to fi
Kenya's world-class running matched by world-class graft
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 13 hours ago
their treatment and alleging officials had left them languishing in a bid to find cheaper flights home. President Uhuru Kenyatta said those found responsible for the shambles would "face the consequences of their actions". "We will ensure... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
All Eyes On Deputy Speaker Over Party HoppingMPs had been instructed not to introduce further amendments to the report, whic
All Eyes On Deputy Speaker Over Party Hopping
AllAfrica.com / Posted 16 hours ago
MPs had been instructed not to introduce further amendments to the report, which has been endorsed by both President Uhuru Kenyatta and Cord leader Raila Odinga, so as not to mutilate its core substance. The lawmaker, who was accompanied by... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Expansion of Ngong Road Beginsroads in Nairobi County, but this will soon change once a dualling project laun
Expansion of Ngong Road Begins
AllAfrica.com / Posted 16 hours ago
roads in Nairobi County, but this will soon change once a dualling project launched Wednesday is completed. President Uhuru Kenyatta has launched the construction of the first of a two-phase project to expand the narrow, six kilometre stretch... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
What Other Say - the Fight for Democracy in Kenya Will Not Be Won in Nairobi and This Is Whyto be a dictator in the towns, especially in Nairobi. There are many people in
What Other Say - the Fight for Democracy in Kenya Will Not Be Won in Nairobi and This Is Why
AllAfrica.com / Posted 17 hours ago
to be a dictator in the towns, especially in Nairobi. There are many people in Nairobi who would openly defy President Uhuru Kenyatta, savage him in a newspaper column without fear, or take the government to court. But from the days of the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Tullow Raises Kenya's Oil Export Hopes With March 2017 Production Dateto start producing oil from Turkana in March next year. Tullow Oil chief opera
Tullow Raises Kenya's Oil Export Hopes With March 2017 Production Date
AllAfrica.com / Posted 18 hours ago
to start producing oil from Turkana in March next year. Tullow Oil chief operating officer Paul McDade told President Uhuru Kenyatta at State House Nairobi that it will initially produce 2,000 barrels of crude oil per day and have stocks ready... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
What the New Interest Rates Law Means to CustomersPresident Uhuru Kenyatta signing into law the 2015 Banking (Amendment) Bill at
What the New Interest Rates Law Means to Customers
AllAfrica.com / Posted 18 hours ago
President Uhuru Kenyatta signing into law the 2015 Banking (Amendment) Bill at the State House. The signing into law the Banking (Amendment) Bill, 2015, could usher in fundamental changes in the financial sector. This is after President Uhuru... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
President Kenyatta Signs Interest Rates Bill Into LawPresident Uhuru Kenyatta signing into law the 2015 Banking (Amendment) Bill at
President Kenyatta Signs Interest Rates Bill Into Law
AllAfrica.com / Posted 18 hours ago
President Uhuru Kenyatta signing into law the 2015 Banking (Amendment) Bill at the State House. Nairobi — President Uhuru Kenyatta has finally signed into law the Banking (Amendment) Bill, 2015 aimed at regulating interest rates charged by... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Banks Unhappy, but Will Comply With Law Capping Interest RatesPresident Uhuru Kenyatta signing into law the 2015 Banking (Amendment) Bill at
Banks Unhappy, but Will Comply With Law Capping Interest Rates
AllAfrica.com / Posted 18 hours ago
President Uhuru Kenyatta signing into law the 2015 Banking (Amendment) Bill at the State House. Nairobi — The Kenya Bankers Association (KBA) says banks will comply with the new law to cap interest rates assented by President Uhuru Kenyatta on... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
President Kenyatta Earns Accolades on Interest Rates LawPresident Uhuru Kenyatta signing into law the 2015 Banking (Amendment) Bill at
President Kenyatta Earns Accolades on Interest Rates Law
AllAfrica.com / Posted 18 hours ago
President Uhuru Kenyatta signing into law the 2015 Banking (Amendment) Bill at the State House. Nairobi — "Banks' honey jar has just been tipped over," one of the more than a thousand tweets reads barely two hours since signing of the Banking... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Sports CS Wario Grilled at DCI Over Rio Scamby kit sponsors Nike over the allocation of uniforms," the source said. Capita
Sports CS Wario Grilled at DCI Over Rio Scam
AllAfrica.com / Posted 18 hours ago
by kit sponsors Nike over the allocation of uniforms," the source said. Capital Sport has learnt that president Uhuru Kenyatta who early this week released a tough statement saying questions must be answered is keen to see to it that... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
IAAF Official Calls for Change At Nock After Rio Scambeing accused of handing games accreditation to 'joyriders' at the expense of c
IAAF Official Calls for Change At Nock After Rio Scam
AllAfrica.com / Posted 19 hours ago
being accused of handing games accreditation to 'joyriders' at the expense of coaches and officials. Already, President Uhuru Kenyatta has warned of stern action on those found culpable of mismanaging the team and alleged corruption. Members of... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Hassan Wario Grilled Over Rio Olympics Debaclewith the mishaps. Kenya bagged 13 medals in Rio: six gold, an equal number of
Hassan Wario Grilled Over Rio Olympics Debacle
AllAfrica.com / Posted 20 hours ago
with the mishaps. Kenya bagged 13 medals in Rio: six gold, an equal number of silver and a bronze. High-ranking government officials, including President Uhuru Kenyatta, have roundly condemned the blundering officials, promising ste... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Who Will Lead Grand Coalition?ruling party in protest, after being overlooked by outgoing president Daniel Ar
Who Will Lead Grand Coalition?
AllAfrica.com / Posted 20 hours ago
ruling party in protest, after being overlooked by outgoing president Daniel Arap Moi, who had railroaded the nomination of Uhuru Kenyatta as the party's presidential candidate. The group hurriedly formed the Liberal Democratic Party (LDP). NAK... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
South Sudan Conflict Not On EAC Summit Agendaof the EAC Treaty by South Sudan. The postponement of the Extraordinary Summit
South Sudan Conflict Not On EAC Summit Agenda
AllAfrica.com / Posted 21 hours ago
of the EAC Treaty by South Sudan. The postponement of the Extraordinary Summit was requested by the Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta, Ms Mindi said, without giving the reasons for the request. However, another source said that Tanzania had... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Kerry, Kenyatta Express Concern Over Juba CrisisChildren delivers emergency supplies in South Sudan (file photo) US Secretary
Kerry, Kenyatta Express Concern Over Juba Crisis
AllAfrica.com / Posted 21 hours ago
Children delivers emergency supplies in South Sudan (file photo) US Secretary of State John Kerry met Kenya's President Uhuru Kenyatta have expressed concerns over slow implementation of the South Sudan peace agreement. In a meeting at State... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Kiplagat's Biggest Victory Came in 1999 When He Joined IAAF As Council Memberthis during the final national trials for Beijing World Championships and witho
Kiplagat's Biggest Victory Came in 1999 When He Joined IAAF As Council Member
AllAfrica.com / Posted 21 hours ago
this during the final national trials for Beijing World Championships and without batting an eyelid, told President Uhuru Kenyatta that he had had enough after serving his father, Moi, President Kibaki and now him. But in Beijing, things... Read more
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New Kerala
Kenya's minister grilled by police over Olympic fiasco - newkerala.com #109728the total figure 178. But the list was bloated which is said to have included
Kenya's minister grilled by police over Olympic fiasco - newkerala.com #109728
New Kerala / Posted 22 hours ago
the total figure 178. But the list was bloated which is said to have included relatives and friends hitting 250. President Uhuru Kenyatta and his deputy William Ruto and opposition leader Raila Odinga have demanded answers on how the issue was... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Hassan Wario Grilled Over Rio Olympics Debaclewith the mishaps. Kenyan bagged 13 medals in Rio; six gold, an equal number of
Hassan Wario Grilled Over Rio Olympics Debacle
AllAfrica.com / Posted 22 hours ago
with the mishaps. Kenyan bagged 13 medals in Rio; six gold, an equal number of silver and a bronze medal. High ranking government officials including President Uhuru Kenyatta have roundly condemned the blundering officials promising stern a... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Kenya Drone Licence Seekers Hit 1,000in fines or a jail term of not more than three months, the proposed regulations
Kenya Drone Licence Seekers Hit 1,000
AllAfrica.com / Posted 22 hours ago
in fines or a jail term of not more than three months, the proposed regulations state. The committee chaired by President Uhuru Kenyatta and comprising all security agencies including the Kenya Defence Forces and Kenya Police Service is currently... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
MPs Demand Probe Into Team Kenya's Mismanagement in Riosix gold and one bronze, - on the apparent mismanagement of the team that also
MPs Demand Probe Into Team Kenya's Mismanagement in Rio
AllAfrica.com / Posted 22 hours ago
six gold and one bronze, - on the apparent mismanagement of the team that also attracted the interest of the President Uhuru Kenyatta. In a statement released on Monday, welcoming the team back to the country, President Kenyatta warned that... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Geothermal Agency Opens Search for New Chiefs After Shakein court. This procurement saga forced GDC's founding chief executive Silas Si
Geothermal Agency Opens Search for New Chiefs After Shake
AllAfrica.com / Posted 23 hours ago
in court. This procurement saga forced GDC's founding chief executive Silas Simiyu to resign in March 2015. President Uhuru Kenyatta was sucked into the GDC debacle and mid this year appointed lawyer Gershom Otachi Bw'Omanwa as chairman and... Read more
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New Zimbabwe
Strong coalition will send Zanu PF packingThe Jubilee Alliance is a multi-party coalition that was established to support
Strong coalition will send Zanu PF packing
New Zimbabwe / Posted yesterday
The Jubilee Alliance is a multi-party coalition that was established to support the joint Presidential elections ticket of Uhuru Kenyatta and William Ruto in the 2013 Kenya general elections. At the time of the election, its members were The... Read more
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Japan Today
Japan takes aid show to Africa in China's shadow ‹ Japan Todayof cash, it needs to stress quality,” Sakamoto added. This weekend’s meeting,
Japan takes aid show to Africa in China's shadow ‹ Japan Today
Japan Today / Posted yesterday
of cash, it needs to stress quality,” Sakamoto added. This weekend’s meeting, which will be attended by Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta and South Africa’s Jacob Zuma, amongst others, is the sixth edition of the Tokyo International Conference on... Read more
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Quartz
Kenya’s president has approved a “popular but unwise” cap on bank lending ratesKenyan president Uhuru Kenyatta has signed into law a cap on commercial lending
Kenya’s president has approved a “popular but unwise” cap on bank lending rates
Quartz / Posted yesterday
Kenyan president Uhuru Kenyatta has signed into law a cap on commercial lending rates that economists, banking insiders, and other government officials say will only hurt the country. The law caps commercial bank lending at 4 percentage points above... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
COFEK Urges Uhuru to Sign Interest Rates Bill Into LawNairobi — The Consumers Federation of Kenya (COFEK) is urging President Uhuru K
COFEK Urges Uhuru to Sign Interest Rates Bill Into Law
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
Nairobi — The Consumers Federation of Kenya (COFEK) is urging President Uhuru Kenyatta to sign the Banking Amendment Bill 2015 into law. COFEK Secretary General Stephen Mutoro who spoke to the public at the Kencom Bus Stop said the government must... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
President Kenyatta Lays Foundation for Wangari Maathai InstituteNairobi — President Uhuru Kenyatta Tuesday laid the foundation stone for an ult
President Kenyatta Lays Foundation for Wangari Maathai Institute
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
Nairobi — President Uhuru Kenyatta Tuesday laid the foundation stone for an ultramodern centre at the University of Nairobi to house the Wangari Maathai Institute for Peace and Environmental Studies. The institute at the UoN Upper Kabete Campus will... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
U.S Secretary of State Salutes Kenya's Olympics PerformanceNairobi — United States (US) Secretary of State John Kerry has invited Presiden
U.S Secretary of State Salutes Kenya's Olympics Performance
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
Nairobi — United States (US) Secretary of State John Kerry has invited President Uhuru Kenyatta to teach him how to run owing to the performance of the Kenyan team at the 2016 Rio Olympic Championships. Kerry while congratulating the Kenya Olympics... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Row Brewing At Kenya National Paralympic Committeewhich concluded on Sunday. Kenyan bagged 13 medals; six gold, an equal number
Row Brewing At Kenya National Paralympic Committee
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
which concluded on Sunday. Kenyan bagged 13 medals; six gold, an equal number of silver and a bronze medal. High ranking government officials including President Uhuru Kenyatta have roundly condemned the blundering officials promising stern act... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Uhuru Tells Obama When KDF Will Exit SomaliaPresident Uhuru Kenyatta has told United States of America's President Barack O
Uhuru Tells Obama When KDF Will Exit Somalia
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
President Uhuru Kenyatta has told United States of America's President Barack Obama when Kenya will withdraw its Kenya Defense Forces troops out of Somalia. According to CCTV Africa, Uhuru told US Secretary of State, John Kerry, that the troops will... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Uhuru, Raila Say Polls Should Not Cause BloodshedNairobi — President Uhuru Kenyatta and CORD leader Raila Odinga on Monday unite
Uhuru, Raila Say Polls Should Not Cause Bloodshed
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
Nairobi — President Uhuru Kenyatta and CORD leader Raila Odinga on Monday united in calling for peaceful elections, as the country marked the 38th memorial of Kenya's founding father Mzee Jomo Kenyatta. President Kenyatta, urged leaders and other... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
When African Intelligence Chiefs Tackled Universal Jurisdictionplaces like Darfur; or the post-election violence in Kenya that some have been
When African Intelligence Chiefs Tackled Universal Jurisdiction
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
places like Darfur; or the post-election violence in Kenya that some have been fighting to pin on the country's president Uhuru Kenyatta and the vice president William Ruto (though eye-witnesses allege no one side - either the Kenyatta-Ruto... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Kenyatta and Raila Promise to Avert Poll ChaosPresident Uhuru Kenyatta and Cord leader Raila Odinga on Monday jointly vowed t
Kenyatta and Raila Promise to Avert Poll Chaos
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
President Uhuru Kenyatta and Cord leader Raila Odinga on Monday jointly vowed to avert bloodshed in the next elections. Brought together during the 38th anniversary of the death of the founding father of the nation, Mzee Jomo Kenyatta, the two... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Judges Seek Review of Sexual Offences LawAG can seek public opinion on the matter. Prof Muigai, who presided over the o
Judges Seek Review of Sexual Offences Law
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
AG can seek public opinion on the matter. Prof Muigai, who presided over the opening of the meeting on behalf of President Uhuru Kenyatta, described the Sexual Offences Act as having been long overdue at the time it came into operation, but some... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Parliament Debates on Deployment of Kenyan Soldiers to South SudanAssembly by Majority Leader Aden Duale on Thursday. This has been followed by
Parliament Debates on Deployment of Kenyan Soldiers to South Sudan
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
Assembly by Majority Leader Aden Duale on Thursday. This has been followed by a meeting on Monday between President Uhuru Kenyatta and US Secretary of State John Kerry on the security situation in South Sudan. At a press conference later in... Read more
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Calcutta News
Peace or arms embargo; Kerry asks South Sudan to decideof ethnicity. President Kiir is an ethnic Dinka and Machar, a Nuer. During his
Peace or arms embargo; Kerry asks South Sudan to decide
Calcutta News / Posted 2 days ago
of ethnicity. President Kiir is an ethnic Dinka and Machar, a Nuer. During his visit, John Kerry met with Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta and foreign ministers from Kenya, Somalia, South Sudan, Sudan, and Uganda to discuss how the peace process can... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
AMISOM to Withdraw in 2018in 2018 because of improved security in a country that's been ravaged by civil
AMISOM to Withdraw in 2018
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
in 2018 because of improved security in a country that's been ravaged by civil war for more than two decades, President Uhuru Kenyatta told U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry. Somalia's army and the African Union mission, known as Amisom, have... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
President Talks Tough on Team Kenya's Mismanagement in Riothe apparent mismanagement of the team has attracted the interest of the highes
President Talks Tough on Team Kenya's Mismanagement in Rio
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
the apparent mismanagement of the team has attracted the interest of the highest office in the land, that of President Uhuru Kenyatta. In a statement welcoming the team back to the country, President Kenyatta warned that "questions must be... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
President Uhuru Warns Rio Officials of Stern ActionPresident Uhuru Kenyatta on Monday weighed in on Kenya's performance at the Rio
President Uhuru Warns Rio Officials of Stern Action
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
President Uhuru Kenyatta on Monday weighed in on Kenya's performance at the Rio Olympics, congratulating the country's athletes for a job well done while promising to take stern action against blundering team officials. He said the incompetence in... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Kerry Urges Credible 2017 Kenya ElectionsNairobi — United States Secretary of State John Kerry has urged President Uhuru
Kerry Urges Credible 2017 Kenya Elections
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
Nairobi — United States Secretary of State John Kerry has urged President Uhuru Kenyatta and other leaders in the country to ensure a credible election is held next year to avoid a similar situation to what was witnessed in 2007. Kerry lauded the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Obama 'Deeply Concerned' By Extra-Judicial Killings, Kerry Saysof extra-judicial killings in the country. Kerry said it was one of the concer
Obama 'Deeply Concerned' By Extra-Judicial Killings, Kerry Says
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
of extra-judicial killings in the country. Kerry said it was one of the concerns he raised during talks with President Uhuru Kenyatta whom he met at State House Nairobi on Monday morning. He said President Kenyatta condemned such abuse of... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Women, Youth and Refugees to Benefit From U.S. - Kerrywomen and youth initiatives ahead of Kenya's next year's General Election. Ear
Women, Youth and Refugees to Benefit From U.S. - Kerry
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
women and youth initiatives ahead of Kenya's next year's General Election. Earlier, Kerry held discussions with President Uhuru Kenyatta where The President thanked the US Government and the international community for standing with the region in... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Kerry in Africa - New Aid Announced for S. Sudan and Kenyawill be directed toward refugee and security programs in the region. US Secret
Kerry in Africa - New Aid Announced for S. Sudan and Kenya
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
will be directed toward refugee and security programs in the region. US Secretary of State John Kerry met Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta in Nairobi on Monday. The two discussed regional security and terrorism before Kerry met with the foreign... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Govt Supports Independent Judiciary - KenyattaPresident Uhuru Kenyatta has refuted claims that the Executive does not support
Govt Supports Independent Judiciary - Kenyatta
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
President Uhuru Kenyatta has refuted claims that the Executive does not support the independence of the Judiciary. In a statement read on his behalf by Attorney-General Githu Muigai during a judges' colloquium in Mombasa, Mr Kenyatta said his... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Judges Seek Review of Sexual Offences Lawcan seek public opinion on the matter. Prof Muigai, who presided over the open
Judges Seek Review of Sexual Offences Law
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
can seek public opinion on the matter. Prof Muigai, who presided over the opening of the conference on behalf of President Uhuru Kenyatta, described the Sexual Offences Act as a law which was long overdue but said its implementation drew more... Read more
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dna
John Kerry tells South Sudan leaders to stick to peace deal or face sanctionsdeal or face a UN arms embargo and sanctions. His warning followed meetings in
John Kerry tells South Sudan leaders to stick to peace deal or face sanctions
dna / Posted 3 days ago
deal or face a UN arms embargo and sanctions. His warning followed meetings in Nairobi on Monday with Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta and foreign ministers from Somalia, South Sudan and Sudan to discuss escalating violence in South Sudan and... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Kerry tells South Sudan leaders to stick to peace deal or face sanctionsdeal or face a U.N. arms embargo and sanctions. His warning followed meetings
Kerry tells South Sudan leaders to stick to peace deal or face sanctions
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 3 days ago
deal or face a U.N. arms embargo and sanctions. His warning followed meetings in Nairobi on Monday with Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta and foreign ministers from Somalia, South Sudan and Sudan to discuss escalating violence in South Sudan and... Read more
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Reuters
Kerry tells South Sudan leaders to stick to peace deal or face sanctionsdeal or face a U.N. arms embargo and sanctions. His warning followed meetings
Kerry tells South Sudan leaders to stick to peace deal or face sanctions
Reuters / Posted 3 days ago
deal or face a U.N. arms embargo and sanctions. His warning followed meetings in Nairobi on Monday with Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta and foreign ministers from Somalia, South Sudan and Sudan to discuss escalating violence in South Sudan and... Read more
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Eye Witness News
John Kerry pleased with Kenya's electoral reformssaid that the United States would provide $25 million this year to help prepare
John Kerry pleased with Kenya's electoral reforms
Eye Witness News / Posted 3 days ago
said that the United States would provide $25 million this year to help prepare for the vote. Kenyan president Uhuru Kenyatta receives US Secretary of State, John Kerry on official state visit on 4 May 2015. Picture: Uhuru Kenyatta... Read more
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The Columbian
ICC to war criminals: Destroying shrines in Timbuktu is worse than rapetribunal has suffered a series of embarrassing setbacks in recent years. Not on
ICC to war criminals: Destroying shrines in Timbuktu is worse than rape
The Columbian / Posted 3 days ago
tribunal has suffered a series of embarrassing setbacks in recent years. Not only did its case against Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta and his deputy, William Ruto, fall apart because of what some have argued was an unwise prosecutorial... Read more
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EuroNews
Kerry pushes for swift deployment of 'protection force' in South SudanAfrica, John Kerry has stressed his commitment to tackling renewed violence in
Kerry pushes for swift deployment of 'protection force' in South Sudan
EuroNews / Posted 3 days ago
Africa, John Kerry has stressed his commitment to tackling renewed violence in South Sudan. Hosted by Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta on Monday, the US Secretary of State said that he and regional powers are committed to the swift deployment of... Read more
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