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Namwamba Should Reconsider His Decision to Go It AloneKanu presidential hopefuls who had morphed into the Rainbow Alliance, formed th
Namwamba Should Reconsider His Decision to Go It Alone
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Kanu presidential hopefuls who had morphed into the Rainbow Alliance, formed the National Rainbow Alliance and trounced Uhuru Kenyatta's Kanu. The laudable win earned Kenyans the distinction of being the most optimistic citizens in the world at... Read more
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Over 20 African Leaders Expected to Attend Ticad Conference in Nairobiindustrialization, promotion of resilient health systems for quality of life an
Over 20 African Leaders Expected to Attend Ticad Conference in Nairobi
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industrialization, promotion of resilient health systems for quality of life and promotion of social stability. President Uhuru Kenyatta will open the event, alongside Japan Prime Minister Shinzō Abe. United Nations Secretary General Ban Ki Moon... Read more
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Raila Leaves for Tours in the U.S., UKduring an interview at a local station. During the interview, Mr Wetang'ula sa
Raila Leaves for Tours in the U.S., UK
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during an interview at a local station. During the interview, Mr Wetang'ula said that Mr Odinga could not defeat President Uhuru Kenyatta in the 2017 General Elections. However, speaking on Saturday in Busia, Mr Wetang'ula said that Mr Odinga... Read more
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Chance to Make Amends With the ICC Now Existshas taken place after both Kenyan cases before the ICC were withdrawn. The fir
Chance to Make Amends With the ICC Now Exists
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has taken place after both Kenyan cases before the ICC were withdrawn. The first Kenyan case, the one against President Uhuru Kenyatta, was withdrawn at the beginning of 2015, after the prosecutor informed the court that she had failed to find... Read more
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Make Way World! Team Kenya Off to Rio for Olympics35 male and 20 female track and field athletes together with 14 officials, rece
Make Way World! Team Kenya Off to Rio for Olympics
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35 male and 20 female track and field athletes together with 14 officials, received the national flag from President Uhuru Kenyatta at State House, Nairobi. Also present at the ceremony were members of the Kenyan Paralympic team who will... Read more
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Now Luhya People Don't Trust Raila, Says Wetang'ulaLuhya leaders urge Wetang'ula to defect to Jubilee) JOIN FORD KENYAHe said Jub
Now Luhya People Don't Trust Raila, Says Wetang'ula
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Luhya leaders urge Wetang'ula to defect to Jubilee) JOIN FORD KENYAHe said Jubilee coalition headed by President Uhuru Kenyatta and his deputy William Ruto has further divided the country into tribal kingdoms, observing that most public... Read more
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All the Best to Team KenyaPresident Uhuru Kenyatta on Friday flagged off Kenya's 2016 Olympics team at St
All the Best to Team Kenya
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President Uhuru Kenyatta on Friday flagged off Kenya's 2016 Olympics team at State House, Nairobi. Kenya will be represented in athletics, boxing, judo, swimming, archery, and rugby sevens at the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro from August 4... Read more
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Kenya sentences ivory smuggler to 20 yearsin 2015 alone. The total elephant population on the continent is between 400 00
Kenya sentences ivory smuggler to 20 years
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in 2015 alone. The total elephant population on the continent is between 400 000 and 500 000. In April, President Uhuru Kenyatta set fire to 105 tons of ivory and more than a ton of rhino horn in a ceremony aimed at highlighting the plight... Read more
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Sossion Wants President Kenyatta to Step in Over Schools UnrestNairobi — The Kenya National Union of Teachers (KNUT) is now calling on Preside
Sossion Wants President Kenyatta to Step in Over Schools Unrest
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Nairobi — The Kenya National Union of Teachers (KNUT) is now calling on President Uhuru Kenyatta to speak out on increasing cases of arson in schools. Through his Twitter account, KNUT Secretary General Wilson Sossion stated that the situation had... Read more
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Kenyatta Signs Bill to Disburse Sh302 Billion to CountiesPresident Uhuru Kenyatta this morning signed into law the County Allocation of
Kenyatta Signs Bill to Disburse Sh302 Billion to Counties
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President Uhuru Kenyatta this morning signed into law the County Allocation of Revenue Bill, 2016. The Act provides for disbursement of Sh302.2 billion to the 47 county governments in the financial year that began this month. The money will be... Read more
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President Kenyatta Assents to County Revenue Allocation BillPresident Uhuru Kenyatta on Friday signed into law the County Allocation of Rev
President Kenyatta Assents to County Revenue Allocation Bill
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President Uhuru Kenyatta on Friday signed into law the County Allocation of Revenue Bill, 2016 providing for equitable allocation of revenue among counties. The new law also sets a ceiling on the amount of money counties will spend on recurrent... Read more
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Nock Failing to Observe Olympic Games Tradition(once in 1,500m) should have that honour. Should it come to pass, Keino can of
Nock Failing to Observe Olympic Games Tradition
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(once in 1,500m) should have that honour. Should it come to pass, Keino can of course defer to Rono or even President Uhuru Kenyatta, who may be in the stands in Rio. In Rudisha's event, that honour should go to either Kiprugut, Ereng or... Read more
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Sponsors Tusker Hand Over Kit to Team Kenyahanded over the official travelling kit to Team Kenya, with the team expected t
Sponsors Tusker Hand Over Kit to Team Kenya
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handed over the official travelling kit to Team Kenya, with the team expected to receive the national flag from President Uhuru Kenyatta at State House, Nairobi, on Friday. National Olympic Committee of Kenya deputy secretary general, James... Read more
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Kenyatta Hands Over Flag to Team Kenya On FridayKenya's journey to the Olympic Games begins in earnest on Friday when President
Kenyatta Hands Over Flag to Team Kenya On Friday
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Kenya's journey to the Olympic Games begins in earnest on Friday when President Uhuru Kenyatta hands over the national flag to Team Kenya at State House, Nairobi. Kenya will be represented in track and field, boxing, judo, swimming, archery, sevens... Read more
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Kenyan court jails ivory smuggler for 20 yearsor serve seven years in jail, the first sentencing since Kenya introduced its a
Kenyan court jails ivory smuggler for 20 years
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or serve seven years in jail, the first sentencing since Kenya introduced its anti-poaching law. In April, President Uhuru Kenyatta set fire to thousands of elephant tusks and rhino horns, destroying a stockpile that would have been worth a... Read more
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Tanzanian Official Impressed With Cheap Road Construction Technologypenalize any county government official who fails to heed his directive that no
Tanzanian Official Impressed With Cheap Road Construction Technology
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penalize any county government official who fails to heed his directive that no road should be constructed without the ministry's involvement. Ironically, the road won the admiration of President Uhuru Kenyatta who toured the county in February 20... Read more
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Waitiki Loses Case Against Kenya Powerclaim cannot be sustained against the defendant due to that settlement," said J
Waitiki Loses Case Against Kenya Power
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claim cannot be sustained against the defendant due to that settlement," said Justice Omollo. In January, President Uhuru Kenyatta issued title deeds to squatters residing on the once controversial land situated in Likoni. The judge said it... Read more
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President Uhuru Kenyatta Urges Kenyans to Go for Cancer ScreeningPresident Uhuru Kenyatta has urged Kenyans to regularly undergo medical tests t
President Uhuru Kenyatta Urges Kenyans to Go for Cancer Screening
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President Uhuru Kenyatta has urged Kenyans to regularly undergo medical tests to detect diseases early enough. He said early screening of cancer and other chronic diseases will help patients seek treatment early. He said cancer has become one of... Read more
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HRW Says 34 People Missing in Terror Crackdowncards or drove vehicles with official government insignia. The watchdog has on
HRW Says 34 People Missing in Terror Crackdown
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cards or drove vehicles with official government insignia. The watchdog has on several occasions appealed to President Uhuru Kenyatta to "publicly acknowledge the scope and gravity of the numerous allegations and condemn any such abuses by... Read more
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Report Reveals Kenyan Security Agencies Extra-Judicial Killingsdue process rights for all individuals arrested or currently in custody," Huma
Report Reveals Kenyan Security Agencies Extra-Judicial Killings
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due process rights for all individuals arrested or currently in custody," Human Rights Watch has called upon President Uhuru Kenyatta to respond to the extra judicial killings by the security agencies in the country while calling upon his... Read more
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Govt Seeks to Bridge Trade Gap With South AfricaCEO matchmaking breakfast and textile sector. Kenya is also backing African Un
Govt Seeks to Bridge Trade Gap With South Africa
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CEO matchmaking breakfast and textile sector. Kenya is also backing African Union intra-African trade where President Uhuru Kenyatta called for the establishment of a Continental Free Trade Area. The President said boosting intra-African... Read more
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The International Criminal Court At a CrossroadsHowever, once the ICC prosecutor pressed charges against sitting presidents, in
The International Criminal Court At a Crossroads
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However, once the ICC prosecutor pressed charges against sitting presidents, including Omar al-Bashir of Sudan and Uhuru Kenyatta of Kenya, these leaders and their allies whipped up opposition to the court. They traded on the fact that... Read more
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Africa Needs Partnership Not Patronage, President Kenyatta SaysNairobi — President Uhuru Kenyatta has said African nations need partnership in
Africa Needs Partnership Not Patronage, President Kenyatta Says
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Nairobi — President Uhuru Kenyatta has said African nations need partnership in order for them to achieve their development agenda and not patronage especially from international organisations. He said multilateral agencies including the United... Read more
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African Press Review 19 July 2016Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta wants the UN to trust African leaders more and
African Press Review 19 July 2016
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Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta wants the UN to trust African leaders more and stop wasting money. Washington is not planning to invade South Sudan. And Robert Mugabe is having trouble paying the Zimbabwean armed forces. Kenyan President Uhuru... Read more
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Govt in Spat With South Sudan Over TroopsKenya may have kicked off a diplomatic storm with Juba after President Uhuru Ke
Govt in Spat With South Sudan Over Troops
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Kenya may have kicked off a diplomatic storm with Juba after President Uhuru Kenyatta voiced his support for a reinforcement brigade in South Sudan. The African Union (AU) on Monday asked Kenya, and several other countries in the region to prepare... Read more
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Forum to Discuss Ways to Improve Economy, Developmentglobal economy, including ways in which African countries can reduce overdepend
Forum to Discuss Ways to Improve Economy, Development
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global economy, including ways in which African countries can reduce overdependence on the sale of commodities. President Uhuru Kenyatta is expected to fly in from Rwanda together with the United Nations (UN) Secretary-General Ban Ki-Moon to... Read more
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Kenya is pressuring thousands of expat NGO workers and volunteers to go homebecome increasingly hostile to NGOs after local groups called on the Internatio
Kenya is pressuring thousands of expat NGO workers and volunteers to go home
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become increasingly hostile to NGOs after local groups called on the International Criminal Court (ICC) to pursue president Uhuru Kenyatta and his vice president William Ruto over their role in ethnic violence that claimed more than 1,000 lives... Read more
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Lobby Wants Govt to Exit CommonwealthA lobby group is seeking to petition President Uhuru Kenyatta to pull Kenya out
Lobby Wants Govt to Exit Commonwealth
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A lobby group is seeking to petition President Uhuru Kenyatta to pull Kenya out of the British Commonwealth of Nations. The Pan-African Movement Kenyan Chapter claims that being in the commonwealth, Kenya's sovereignty has been threatened. The... Read more
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UN Urged to Extend Peacekeeping Mission With Revised MandateIGAD meeting was attended by, among others, Presidents Paul Kagame of Rwanda, I
UN Urged to Extend Peacekeeping Mission With Revised Mandate
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IGAD meeting was attended by, among others, Presidents Paul Kagame of Rwanda, Ismaïl Omar Guelleh of Djibouti, Uhuru Kenyatta, of Kenya, Hassan Sheikh Mohamud, of Somalia; Omar Hassan al-Bashir of Sudan and Yoweri Kaguta Museveni of... Read more
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Africa needs partnerships, not handouts: KenyattaNairobi - Kenya President Uhuru Kenyatta has challenged international organisat
Africa needs partnerships, not handouts: Kenyatta
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Nairobi - Kenya President Uhuru Kenyatta has challenged international organisations to foster better partnerships with African nations in order to enable them achieve their development agenda. Kenyatta said multilateral agencies, including the... Read more
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International Business Times
Kenya: Rights lawyer Willie Kimani's murder case 'should lead to justice for the real perpetrators' HRW – which published a joint statement following the disappearance of Kimani a
Kenya: Rights lawyer Willie Kimani's murder case 'should lead to justice for the real perpetrators'
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HRW – which published a joint statement following the disappearance of Kimani and his associates. In February, President Uhuru Kenyatta accused the police of rampant corruption for decades, and ordered the leadership of East Africa's largest... Read more
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Christian Today
Kenya: Four police officers charged with murder of Christian lawyersecured." IJM has launched an online petition on Avaaz, the international onli
Kenya: Four police officers charged with murder of Christian lawyer
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secured." IJM has launched an online petition on Avaaz, the international online campaigning platform, to demand that Kenya's president, Uhuru Kenyatta, secures justice for the murders. The petition has collected more than 33,000 signatories so... Read more
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President Uhuru Kenyatta Calls for UN ReformsPresident Uhuru Kenyatta has said African nations need partnerships for them to
President Uhuru Kenyatta Calls for UN Reforms
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President Uhuru Kenyatta has said African nations need partnerships for them to achieve their development goals and not patronage, especially from international organisations. He said multilateral agencies including the United Nations organisations... Read more
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Uhuru, Ban Open Trade Forum With Calls to Walk the Talk on Past DealsPresident Uhuru Kenyatta and United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon on Su
Uhuru, Ban Open Trade Forum With Calls to Walk the Talk on Past Deals
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President Uhuru Kenyatta and United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon on Sunday led thousands of delegates in opening the 14th United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (Unctad) at Kenyatta International Convention Centre,... Read more
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South Sudan Leaders 'Disappointing the World' - UN ChiefNairobi — As President Uhuru Kenyatta received United Nations Secretary General
South Sudan Leaders 'Disappointing the World' - UN Chief
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Nairobi — As President Uhuru Kenyatta received United Nations Secretary General Ban Ki-Moon in Nairobi on Sunday, concern on the new wave of violence that erupted in South Sudan last week was a top priority. In strongly worded declarations, the two... Read more
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Kenyatta Hits Out At UN Over Wastage of FundsPresident Uhuru Kenyatta has called on the United Nation to partner with Africa
Kenyatta Hits Out At UN Over Wastage of Funds
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President Uhuru Kenyatta has called on the United Nation to partner with African governments in order to make an impact even as he hit out at UN agencies over wastage of resources. Speaking at the World Leaders Summit and round table of heads of... Read more
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Mudavadi Claims Electoral Malpractice in Last Electionsproperly", said Mr Mudavadi. IEBC announced that the former deputy premier got
Mudavadi Claims Electoral Malpractice in Last Elections
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properly", said Mr Mudavadi. IEBC announced that the former deputy premier got 483,981 votes coming third after President Uhuru Kenyatta and Coalition for Reforms and Democracy (Cord) leader Raila Odinga. This is the first time Mr Mudavadi was... Read more
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Uhuru Calls for Formation of Trade Bloc to Enhance GrowthPresident Uhuru Kenyatta has called for the establishment of a Continental Free
Uhuru Calls for Formation of Trade Bloc to Enhance Growth
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President Uhuru Kenyatta has called for the establishment of a Continental Free Trade Area (CFTA) to promote intra-African trade. The President said boosting commodity exchange will accelerate integration, develop larger markets and facilitate... Read more
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New Kerala
In Kenya, Ban calls for broader partnerships, sustainable investments to drive global development - newkerala.com #91701and philanthropists. Also on Sunday, the Secretary-General held a joint press
In Kenya, Ban calls for broader partnerships, sustainable investments to drive global development - newkerala.com #91701
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and philanthropists. Also on Sunday, the Secretary-General held a joint press conference with Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta, during which Ban thanked Kenya for continuing to play a pivotal role in the region, noting that its... Read more
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Morocco seeks to rejoin African Union after Western Sahara rowto rejoin the African Union 32 years after it left in a row over Western Sahara
Morocco seeks to rejoin African Union after Western Sahara row
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to rejoin the African Union 32 years after it left in a row over Western Sahara. Taib Fassi Fihri met Kenya's President Uhuru Kenyatta in Nairobi and said Morocco wants to re-join the AU without any preconditions. Morocco claims Western Sahara... Read more
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Daily Maverick
Kenya: Cop goes rogue, raising flags about securityone officer based at the station survived the bloodbath. No prisoners were inju
Kenya: Cop goes rogue, raising flags about security
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one officer based at the station survived the bloodbath. No prisoners were injured during the fire exchange. President Uhuru Kenyatta condemned the killings in a statement on Friday, saying that the country remains strong. “This is a country... Read more
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New Coffee Guideline Hurt 'Chairman' During Electionswere recently stolen in a coffee factory in Tambaya, Mukurweini constituency in
New Coffee Guideline Hurt 'Chairman' During Elections
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were recently stolen in a coffee factory in Tambaya, Mukurweini constituency in the county. It is also after President Uhuru Kenyatta formed a coffee taskforce to rid woes that hurt the farmer in the sector. However, the good conduct... Read more
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IGAD to Adopt New Strategy for Lasting Peace in South SudanKigali — President Uhuru Kenyatta on Saturday joined other leaders at a special
IGAD to Adopt New Strategy for Lasting Peace in South Sudan
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Kigali — President Uhuru Kenyatta on Saturday joined other leaders at a special IGAD Summit to push for a lasting solution to the South Sudan crisis. The summit - held in Kigali, Rwanda, on the margins of 27th Ordinary Session of the Assembly of the... Read more
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Narendra Modi, the Trendsettermuch public debate as to cost, was auctioned at $693,000 (Sh6.9 million). We,
Narendra Modi, the Trendsetter
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much public debate as to cost, was auctioned at $693,000 (Sh6.9 million). We, dear reader, might recall our own President Uhuru Kenyatta in a raw silk kurta and short sleeved Modi jacket in India last year. Modi's fashion choices have been called... Read more
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Unity a Must in AU to Push for UN ReformsKigali — President Uhuru Kenyatta has urged members of the African Union Commit
Unity a Must in AU to Push for UN Reforms
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Kigali — President Uhuru Kenyatta has urged members of the African Union Committee of Ten (C-10) to remain united and coordinated in pushing for the United Nations reforms. He asked C-10 members to consolidate the support of all African nations and... Read more
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Benjamin Ayimba Names Kenya 7s Teams for Rio OlympicsRio via Luanda, Angola, after joining the rest of Tusker-sponsored Team Kenya i
Benjamin Ayimba Names Kenya 7s Teams for Rio Olympics
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Rio via Luanda, Angola, after joining the rest of Tusker-sponsored Team Kenya in receiving the Kenyan flag from President Uhuru Kenyatta at State House, Nairobi, on Wednesday. "The men's and women's teams will be run hand in hand as we go to Rio... Read more
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Reclaiming African Transitional Justiceto apprehend a sitting head of state. President Omar al-Bashir of Sudan is a no
Reclaiming African Transitional Justice
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to apprehend a sitting head of state. President Omar al-Bashir of Sudan is a notable example, while current President Uhuru Kenyatta of Kenya walked free due to insufficient evidence and "disappearing witnesses." Transitional justice in Africa... Read more
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DW
Kenya's ruling party accused of 'buying' opposition members |the example of John Keen, who, he says, was poached by the then leader of the o
Kenya's ruling party accused of 'buying' opposition members |
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the example of John Keen, who, he says, was poached by the then leader of the opposition, Mwai Kibaki. Kenyan president Uhuru Kenyatta (left) and deputy president William Ruto plan to form a single Jubliee Party Political analysts suspect this... Read more
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Kabogo to Face Charges Over Circumcision Remarkaccused have pending cases before this court almost of a similar nature," Ogemb
Kabogo to Face Charges Over Circumcision Remark
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accused have pending cases before this court almost of a similar nature," Ogembo said in his ruling at the time. President Uhuru Kenyatta who was away in Brussels at the time said he would do everything in his power to keep Kenyans from slipping... Read more
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Ombudsman Urges Uhuru to Act on Police ExcessesNairobi — The Office of the Ombudsman on Wednesday recommended that President U
Ombudsman Urges Uhuru to Act on Police Excesses
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Nairobi — The Office of the Ombudsman on Wednesday recommended that President Uhuru Kenyatta establish a Commission of Inquiry to develop a plan of action for rooting out impunity in the National Police Service. The Chairperson of the Commission on... Read more
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