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Security, Health and Trade Tops the Agenda for Israel, India PMs Visitand agricultural will be top on the agenda during the discussions between the P
Security, Health and Trade Tops the Agenda for Israel, India PMs Visit
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and agricultural will be top on the agenda during the discussions between the Prime Minister and President Uhuru Kenyatta. The Israeli Prime Minister's visit to the country will kick off on July 4, according to State House... Read more
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State House Meetings Resulted in Teachers' New DealPresident Uhuru Kenyatta personally intervened to ensure that teachers signed a
State House Meetings Resulted in Teachers' New Deal
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President Uhuru Kenyatta personally intervened to ensure that teachers signed a collective bargaining agreement (CBA) with their employer, ending a three-year standoff that has occasioned a series of strikes, paralysing education in the... Read more
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Kenya to Seek Fresh Deals With BritainPresident Uhuru Kenyatta says Kenya will negotiate new agreements with the Unit
Kenya to Seek Fresh Deals With Britain
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President Uhuru Kenyatta says Kenya will negotiate new agreements with the United Kingdom once it formalises its withdrawal from the European Union. State House Spokesman Manoah Esipisu said on Sunday the bilateral agreement will enable Kenya to... Read more
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Dr Mutunga to Release Two Books Before 2017 Pollscholarly articles and judgments including an excerpt about the 2013 election p
Dr Mutunga to Release Two Books Before 2017 Poll
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scholarly articles and judgments including an excerpt about the 2013 election petition challenging election of President Uhuru Kenyatta. Through his experience and books, Dr Mutunga intends to share his model of judicial transformation with... Read more
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Kenyatta Departs for Botswana With Focus On TradePresident Uhuru Kenyatta Monday morning travelled to Botswana for a three-day S
Kenyatta Departs for Botswana With Focus On Trade
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President Uhuru Kenyatta Monday morning travelled to Botswana for a three-day State visit. The State House spokesman Manoah Esipisu said the two heads of state will discuss a number of issues of bilateral and regional significance. "These include... Read more
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President Kenyatta Departs for 3-Day Visit to BotswanaNairobi — President Uhuru Kenyatta on Monday morning travelled to Botswana for
President Kenyatta Departs for 3-Day Visit to Botswana
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Nairobi — President Uhuru Kenyatta on Monday morning travelled to Botswana for a three-day State visit. President Kenyatta's visit at the invitation of his host President Ian Khama is geared towards boosting trade and bilateral relations between... Read more
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Who Should Pay for African Peacekeeping?countries reacted with anger to the EU's suggestion that they should make up th
Who Should Pay for African Peacekeeping?
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countries reacted with anger to the EU's suggestion that they should make up the shortfall on allowances. Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta argued that African troops were paying in blood for what is an international peace and security remit. Both... Read more
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Deputy President Rebukes 'Slave Trade' Politiciansafter they are allowed to," said Mr Ruto. The DP added that the countrywide to
Deputy President Rebukes 'Slave Trade' Politicians
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after they are allowed to," said Mr Ruto. The DP added that the countrywide tours being made by both him and President Uhuru Kenyatta are aimed at uniting Kenyans from all regions. "We will build bridges of friendship, brotherhood and unity so... Read more
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Reuters
U.S. national security adviser sees few immediate Brexit concernsAdvisor Susan Rice (C) joins President Barack Obama (R) as he participates in a
U.S. national security adviser sees few immediate Brexit concerns
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Advisor Susan Rice (C) joins President Barack Obama (R) as he participates in a bilateral meeting with Kenya's President Uhuru Kenyatta (not pictured) at the State House in Nairobi July 25, 2015. U.S. National Security Adviser Susan Rice said on... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Vatican hits back at Turkey for calling pope 'crusader'departed from his prepared text to use the word “genocide”, a description that
Vatican hits back at Turkey for calling pope 'crusader'
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departed from his prepared text to use the word “genocide”, a description that infuriated Turkey. Pope Francis. Picture: Uhuru Kenyatta official Facebook page. YEREVAN – The Vatican hit back on Sunday at Turkey's depiction of Pope Francis as... Read more
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Uhuru Set to Travel to Botswana for a Three-Day State VisitPresident Uhuru Kenyatta leaves the country on Monday for a three-day state vis
Uhuru Set to Travel to Botswana for a Three-Day State Visit
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President Uhuru Kenyatta leaves the country on Monday for a three-day state visit to Botswana in what State House said was at the invitation of his host Ian Khama. State House Spokesman Manoah Esipisu told journalists in Nairobi Sunday that the... Read more
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150,000 Refugees to Leave Camp By Decemberthis year to review progress made on the voluntary repatriation of Somali refug
150,000 Refugees to Leave Camp By December
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this year to review progress made on the voluntary repatriation of Somali refugees from Kenya. Last month, President Uhuru Kenyatta told a United Nations Security Council team at a meeting in State House Nairobi that the Government's decision... Read more
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Kenya, Ethiopia in Rail, Pipeline Dealsthe joint oil pipeline and the standard gauge railway. In a bid to stem its in
Kenya, Ethiopia in Rail, Pipeline Deals
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the joint oil pipeline and the standard gauge railway. In a bid to stem its increasing isolation in the region, President Uhuru Kenyatta invited Ethiopian Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn for a three-day official visit last week. The visit saw... Read more
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President Kenyatta, Obama Speak On Dadaab Closure, AmisomNairobi — US President Barack Obama and President Uhuru Kenyatta have spoken on
President Kenyatta, Obama Speak On Dadaab Closure, Amisom
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Nairobi — US President Barack Obama and President Uhuru Kenyatta have spoken on phone on the closure of the Dadaab camp and the strides the Jubilee administration has made in combating terrorism. According to a read out of the phone conversation on... Read more
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Who should pay for African peacekeeping?countries reacted with anger to the EU's suggestion that they should make up th
Who should pay for African peacekeeping?
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countries reacted with anger to the EU's suggestion that they should make up the shortfall on allowances. Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta argued that African troops were paying in blood for what is an international peace and security remit. Both... Read more
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Motion on IEBC Committee Due in Parliament Wednesdaytheir signatures to the final report and the bill(s) prior to the presentation
Motion on IEBC Committee Due in Parliament Wednesday
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their signatures to the final report and the bill(s) prior to the presentation to Parliament. Duale said President Uhuru Kenyatta and CORD leader Raila Odinga will be required to issue statements separately to support the final report and... Read more
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HITC Sport
President of Kenya comments on Twitter about Wanyama's transfer to Tottenham Hotspurbig news in his homeland of Kenya, where he is their most high profile and most
President of Kenya comments on Twitter about Wanyama's transfer to Tottenham Hotspur
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big news in his homeland of Kenya, where he is their most high profile and most expensive player. The country's President Uhuru Kenyatta commented on Twitter in wake of the deal's completion, to tell Wanyama that the nation is proud of... Read more
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ICC Eyed Njenga in Uhuru Casesought to testify at the International Criminal Court (ICC) after the court lac
ICC Eyed Njenga in Uhuru Case
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sought to testify at the International Criminal Court (ICC) after the court lacked sufficient evidence to link President Uhuru Kenyatta to the 2007/08 post-election violence. An article in the American newspaper The New York Times claims that Mr... Read more
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Evening Standard
President of Kenya congratulates Victor Wanyama on Tottenham moveof the summer earlier this week. And Wanyama, who was named Kenya captain in 2
President of Kenya congratulates Victor Wanyama on Tottenham move
Evening Standard / Posted 2 days ago
of the summer earlier this week. And Wanyama, who was named Kenya captain in 2013, has now received support from President Uhuru Kenyatta after deciding to swap St. Mary's for north London. Wanyama is the first Kenyan to ever play in the Premier... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
WADA Ice Thaws As Amended Anti-Doping Bill Becomes Law— The World Anti Doping Agency (WADA) is expected to reverse the non-compliance
WADA Ice Thaws As Amended Anti-Doping Bill Becomes Law
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— The World Anti Doping Agency (WADA) is expected to reverse the non-compliance ban slapped on Kenya after President Uhuru Kenyatta signed the amended Anti-Doping Bill into law. President Kenyatta assented the Bill on Thursday morning, a... Read more
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Kenya, Ethiopia to Launch Joint MarathonNairobi — President Uhuru Kenyatta is confident Kenyan athletes will compete cl
Kenya, Ethiopia to Launch Joint Marathon
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Nairobi — President Uhuru Kenyatta is confident Kenyan athletes will compete clean at the Rio Olympic Games even as the International Olympic Committee (IOC) said the country's runners must face extra doping scrutiny before the Games. Speaking on... Read more
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Deal With Ethiopia Expected to Ease Tradethe two countries is implemented. In a renewed bid to open up their borders an
Deal With Ethiopia Expected to Ease Trade
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the two countries is implemented. In a renewed bid to open up their borders and facilitate investment and trade, President Uhuru Kenyatta and Ethiopia's Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn agreed to remove hurdles that have traditionally limited... Read more
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Kenya Signs Oil Pipeline Deal With Ethiopiato run from the coastal town of Lamu to Addis Ababa months after Uganda chose t
Kenya Signs Oil Pipeline Deal With Ethiopia
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to run from the coastal town of Lamu to Addis Ababa months after Uganda chose to export her oil through Tanzania President Uhuru Kenyatta made the pact with Ethiopian Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn in Nairobi as part of joint infrastructure... Read more
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New Kerala
Kenyan president signs revised anti-doping bill into law - newkerala.com #81216Nairobi, June 24 : Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta has signed the revised Anti-
Kenyan president signs revised anti-doping bill into law - newkerala.com #81216
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Nairobi, June 24 : Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta has signed the revised Anti-Doping Bill into law to ensure compliance with the measures set by the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA). The signing into law on Thursday now clears the way for WADA to... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Obama Speaks With Uhuru About Support for RefugeesUS President Barack Obama spoke by telephone on Thursday with President Uhuru K
Obama Speaks With Uhuru About Support for Refugees
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US President Barack Obama spoke by telephone on Thursday with President Uhuru Kenyatta about the need for strong international support for refugees living in the East African country, the White House said. Obama and Uhuru "agreed that the United... Read more
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Jubilee MPs Lead House to Approve Budget Estimates.delay vote over the Constituency Development Fund (CDF) case. The ruling coali
Jubilee MPs Lead House to Approve Budget Estimates.
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delay vote over the Constituency Development Fund (CDF) case. The ruling coalition MPs were obeying orders from President Uhuru Kenyatta and his deputy William Ruto who instructed them to pass the Budget estimates at a meeting on Thursday at the... Read more
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U.S. President Speaks With Kenyatta Over RefugeesPresident Barack Obama and President Uhuru Kenyatta at the State House in Nairo
U.S. President Speaks With Kenyatta Over Refugees
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President Barack Obama and President Uhuru Kenyatta at the State House in Nairobi (file photo) US President Barack Obama spoke by phone with President Uhuru Kenyatta Thursday and pledged his government's support in ensuring that the needs of... Read more
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Four Electoral Commission Bosses 'Ready to Resign'revealed that commissioners Yusuf Nzibo, Albert Bwire, Kule Galma Godana and Ab
Four Electoral Commission Bosses 'Ready to Resign'
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revealed that commissioners Yusuf Nzibo, Albert Bwire, Kule Galma Godana and Abdullahi Sharawe had written to President Uhuru Kenyatta on Tuesday this week declaring their readiness to quit. The four said they wanted to avoid being dragged... Read more
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Electoral Commission Bosses 'Are Ready to Resign'revealed that commissioners Yusuf Nzibo, Albert Bwire, Kule Galma Godana and Ab
Electoral Commission Bosses 'Are Ready to Resign'
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revealed that commissioners Yusuf Nzibo, Albert Bwire, Kule Galma Godana and Abdullahi Sharawe had written to President Uhuru Kenyatta on Tuesday this week declaring their readiness to quit. The four said they wanted to avoid being dragged... Read more
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Kenya, Ethiopia to Forge Stronger Tieshas existed between them for decades. The strong alliance between the two coun
Kenya, Ethiopia to Forge Stronger Ties
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has existed between them for decades. The strong alliance between the two countries was reaffirmed today when President Uhuru Kenyatta hosted Ethiopian Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn at State House, Nairobi. The two leaders witnessed the... Read more
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Ethiopian Prime Minister Gets Full State HonoursEthiopian Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn was this morning formally receive
Ethiopian Prime Minister Gets Full State Honours
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Ethiopian Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn was this morning formally received by President Uhuru Kenyatta at State House, Nairobi. The visiting Prime Minister - who arrived in the country yesterday at the start of his three day state visit - was... Read more
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Kenya, Ethiopia Sign Oil Pipeline DealKenya and Ethiopia on Thursday signed a new deal on oil pipeline construction.
Kenya, Ethiopia Sign Oil Pipeline Deal
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Kenya and Ethiopia on Thursday signed a new deal on oil pipeline construction. President Uhuru Kenyatta and Ethiopia Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn signed the agreement on construction of the Nakuru-Isiolo-Moyale-Hawassa-Addis and... Read more
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Obama speaks with Kenya president about support for refugeesU.S. President Barack Obama (R) walks with Kenya's President Uhuru Kenyatta as
Obama speaks with Kenya president about support for refugees
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U.S. President Barack Obama (R) walks with Kenya's President Uhuru Kenyatta as he departs for Ethiopia aboard Air Force One from Jomo Kenyatta International Airport in Nairobi July 26, 2015. WASHINGTON U.S. President Barack Obama spoke by telephone... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
ICTJ Conference Explores Efforts At Redress, Accountability and Reform in African Great Lakes Regionfindings on human rights violations and political violence stretching back to t
ICTJ Conference Explores Efforts At Redress, Accountability and Reform in African Great Lakes Region
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findings on human rights violations and political violence stretching back to the British colonial period. But President Uhuru Kenyatta has yet to formally receive the report and Parliament has not passed the necessary legislation to implement... Read more
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President, Deputy President Meet Jubilee MPsPresident Uhuru Kenyatta and his deputy William Ruto on Thursday met Jubilee MP
President, Deputy President Meet Jubilee MPs
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President Uhuru Kenyatta and his deputy William Ruto on Thursday met Jubilee MPs for talks on the Budget. Sources said the two leaders asked the MPs to approve Budget estimates and "put on hold discussions" on the Constituency Development Fund... Read more
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CJ Not Required At Mutava Tribunal, Last Witness Due Wednesday11 counts of impropriety, eight of which were dismissed due to lack of evidence
CJ Not Required At Mutava Tribunal, Last Witness Due Wednesday
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11 counts of impropriety, eight of which were dismissed due to lack of evidence. The team was appointed by President Uhuru Kenyatta after the Judicial Service Commission petitioned him to appoint a tribunal to inquire into the conduct of the... Read more
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Soi Terms New IOC Doping Rule Harshagency. Last week Cabinet Secretary for Sports, Arts and Culture Dr Hassan War
Soi Terms New IOC Doping Rule Harsh
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agency. Last week Cabinet Secretary for Sports, Arts and Culture Dr Hassan Wario announced that WADA had approved the amendments, which were awaiting the assent of President Uhuru Kenyatta for Kenya to be declared fully compliant with the WADA c... Read more
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Teachers Union Promises Four Year Strike Reprieve With Signing of CBAMombasa — - State House Spokesman Manoah Esipisu says the Kenya National Union
Teachers Union Promises Four Year Strike Reprieve With Signing of CBA
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Mombasa — - State House Spokesman Manoah Esipisu says the Kenya National Union of Teachers has assured President Uhuru Kenyatta that they are, "unlikely," to call for industrial action in the next four years following the signing of a hard fought... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
10 Year Jail Term for Exam Cheats, Says UhuruNairobi — President Uhuru Kenyatta says anybody who engages in or abet cheating
10 Year Jail Term for Exam Cheats, Says Uhuru
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Nairobi — President Uhuru Kenyatta says anybody who engages in or abet cheating during national examinations will face a 10 year jail term. Speaking during a meeting with secondary school head teachers in Mombasa, the Head of State indicated that... Read more
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President Kenyatta Promises Truly Free Secondary Education On ReMombasa — President Uhuru Kenyatta on Wednesday said his administration would m
President Kenyatta Promises Truly Free Secondary Education On Re
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Mombasa — President Uhuru Kenyatta on Wednesday said his administration would make public secondary school education freely available in the next three years should he be re-elected into office. Speaking during the 41st Kenya Secondary School Heads... Read more
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President Signs Revised Anti-doping LawPresident Uhuru Kenyatta on Thursday signed the 2016 Anti-Doping (Amendment) Bi
President Signs Revised Anti-doping Law
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President Uhuru Kenyatta on Thursday signed the 2016 Anti-Doping (Amendment) Bill into law. This clears the way for the World Anti-Doping Agency to review Kenya’s compliance with its code. Wada's compliance committee had ruled that Kenya was... Read more
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The Star
Kenyan president signs anti-doping measures into lawin the Rio Games. "We look forward to WADA's review and declaration of Kenya a
Kenyan president signs anti-doping measures into law
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in the Rio Games. "We look forward to WADA's review and declaration of Kenya as compliant with existing rules," President Uhuru Kenyatta said after signing the amendments into law. "Kenya has always supported clean sport and will continue to do... Read more
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Ethiopia PM Hailemariam Desalegn Gets 21-Gun Salute At State HouseEthiopia Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn was Thursday morning received by P
Ethiopia PM Hailemariam Desalegn Gets 21-Gun Salute At State House
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Ethiopia Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn was Thursday morning received by President Uhuru Kenyatta at State House, Nairobi and was accorded full honours that included a 21-gun salute. The visiting Prime Minister arrived in the country Wednesday.... Read more
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Tanzanian First Lady to Receive Elephant Walk Campaign TeamJuly 6. The East Africa Grass-Root Elephant Education Campaign Walk was flagge
Tanzanian First Lady to Receive Elephant Walk Campaign Team
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July 6. The East Africa Grass-Root Elephant Education Campaign Walk was flagged off by the Kenyan First Lady, Margaret Uhuru Kenyatta, earlier this month, when the team led by Jim Nyamu, the Executive Director for the Elephant Neighbours... Read more
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Kenyatta Signs Anti-Doping Amendment Bill Into LawPresident Uhuru Kenyatta on Thursday signed the 2016 Anti-Doping (Amendment) Bi
Kenyatta Signs Anti-Doping Amendment Bill Into Law
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President Uhuru Kenyatta on Thursday signed the 2016 Anti-Doping (Amendment) Bill into law. This clears the way for the World Anti-Doping Agency to review Kenya's compliance with its code. Wada's compliance committee had ruled that Kenya was... Read more
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Reuters Sports News
Kenyan president signs anti-doping measures into lawKenya's President Uhuru Kenyatta leaves the Elysee Palace in Paris, France, Apr
Kenyan president signs anti-doping measures into law
Reuters Sports News / Posted 4 days ago
Kenya's President Uhuru Kenyatta leaves the Elysee Palace in Paris, France, April 4, 2016. NAIROBI Kenya's president signed an anti-doping amendment bill into law on Thursday, after the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) said Kenyan legislation passed... Read more
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Swissinfo
Kenyan president signs anti-doping measures into lawKenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta addresses an audience during the second day of
Kenyan president signs anti-doping measures into law
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Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta addresses an audience during the second day of the Giant Club Summit of African leaders and others on tackling poaching of elephants and rhinos at the Fairmont Mount Kenya Safari Club in Nanyuki, Laikipia county,... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Kenyan president signs anti-doping measures into lawto be declared compliant with WADA codes. "Signed the Anti-Doping 2016 (Amendm
Kenyan president signs anti-doping measures into law
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to be declared compliant with WADA codes. "Signed the Anti-Doping 2016 (Amendment) Bill into law this morning," President Uhuru Kenyatta said on his official Twitter account. International Olympic Committee President Thomas Bach had said on... Read more
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The Star
Kenyan president signs anti-doping measures into lawto be declared compliant with WADA codes. "Signed the Anti-Doping 2016 (Amendm
Kenyan president signs anti-doping measures into law
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to be declared compliant with WADA codes. "Signed the Anti-Doping 2016 (Amendment) Bill into law this morning," President Uhuru Kenyatta said on his official Twitter account. International Olympic Committee President Thomas Bach had said on... Read more
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Daily Maverick
Kenya: ‘All aboard the peace caravan!’ as hate speech MPs have change of hearttheir respective political leaders, and capitalising on all the publicity. “Th
Kenya: ‘All aboard the peace caravan!’ as hate speech MPs have change of heart
Daily Maverick / Posted 4 days ago
their respective political leaders, and capitalising on all the publicity. “The Jubilee side was shocked by the president Uhuru Kenyatta directive that anyone caught engaging in hate speech should carry his own cross. This is their way of coming... Read more
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