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November 30, 2015 - 0 Comments

A Kenyan delegation of at least 41 officials will Monday be heading to France for climate change talks, raising questions about the government’s commitment to cutting public spending. A tentative list seen by the Daily Nation shows...

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November 25, 2015 - 0 Comments

One of the countries that Pope Francis will visit is The Central African Republic. Amidst the security fears since he is touring a war-torn country, he will not wear a bullet proof vest. His spokesman...

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September 27, 2015 - 0 Comments

NEW YORK Kenya will host the first Tokyo International Conference on African Development (TICAD) to be held on African soil. The conference, which will be hosted by Kenya in 2016, will be used to strengthen...

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September 24, 2015 - 0 Comments

By PSCU President Uhuru Kenyatta has travelled to the United States to attend the 70th Session of United Nations General Assembly in New York. President Kenyatta will on Friday attend a summit where the UN...

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September 23, 2015 - 0 Comments

By B M J MURIITHI A scheduled meeting between President Uhuru Kenyatta and Kenyans living in and around New York has been cancelled. A statement sent to the Nation by an official at the Kenyan...

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September 22, 2015 - 0 Comments

President Uhuru Kenyatta arrives in New York on Wednesday and is expected to meet Pope Francis and British Prime Minister David Cameron. Kenya’s envoy to the United Nations Macharia Kamau has described President Kenyatta’s trip...

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September 19, 2015 - 0 Comments

By B M J MURIITHI A section of Kenyans living in the United States have appealed to President Uhuru Kenyatta to postpone his planned trip to the United Nations headquarters in New York over the...

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September 18, 2015 - 0 Comments

BRAZAVILLE Alice Aprot has never run the 10,000m women’s race before and was not even in the Kenya team for the event but went on to win gold. Aprot started out as the team pacesetter,...

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September 14, 2015 - 0 Comments

The Permanent Mission of  the Republic of  Kenya to the United Nations wishes to inform the Kenyan Diaspora that His Excellency  Uhuru Kenyatta, CGH, M.P., President and Commander-in-Chief  of  the Defence Forces of  the Republic of  Kenya is tentatively...

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September 7, 2015 - 0 Comments

President Uhuru Kenyatta is in Italy to promote Kenya’s cultural and business opportunities. He arrived in Italy, early Monday and will separately meet Prime Minister Matteo Renzi and President Sergio Mattarella at the Palazzo Chigi...

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September 3, 2015 - 0 Comments

NEW YORK Two Boeing 787 Dreamliners ordered by Kenya Airways (KQ) have been put in storage in the United States due to a political battle in Washington that has killed financing for the deal. The...

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August 7, 2015 - 0 Comments

Kenyans wishing to travel to South Africa will now pay less following an agreement between the two governments. On Friday, Immigration Director Gordon Kihalangwa said Kenya had reached a deal with South Africa to reduce...

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July 27, 2015 - 0 Comments

Opposition leaders on Monday revealed details of the memorandum they presented to US President Barack Obama on Sunday. In the document, Mr Raila Odinga (ODM), Mr Kalonzo Musyoka (Wiper), Mr Moses Wetang’ula (Ford-Kenya) and Ms Martha Karua...

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July 27, 2015 - 0 Comments

By AFP ADDIS ABABA, ETHIOPIA Barack Obama on Monday officially begins a two-day visit to Ethiopia, the first-ever trip by a US president to Africa’s second-most populous nation and the seat of the African Union....

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July 27, 2015 - 0 Comments

By AFP WASHINGTON, DC  Bobbi Kristina Brown, the only child of pop legend Whitney Houston and singer Bobby Brown, died on Sunday aged 22, six months after she was found unconscious in a bathtub. “She...

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July 22, 2015 - 0 Comments

NAIROBI, Kenya, Jul 21 – Helicopters that will carry President Barack Obama during his Nairobi visit caused a stir Tuesday when they conducted a recce mission at the Kenyatta University grounds. According to a guard...

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July 18, 2015 - 0 Comments

Cord principal Raila Odinga on Friday made fresh allegations of corruption against Devolution Cabinet Secretary Anne Waiguru and questioned why she had not stepped down. Mr Odinga said Ms Waiguru was being investigated by the...

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July 18, 2015 - 0 Comments

A local real estate investment firms has moved to tap the Kenyan diaspora in the US. Cytonn Investments Management Friday announced the establishment of its US based affiliate company to deliver real estate solutions to Kenyans...

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