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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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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 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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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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July 6, 2015 - 0 Comments

DELAWARE, USA The Kenyan envoy to the US has urged Kenyans living in the US to borrow money from banking institutions in the United States and invest in Kenya. Speaking to the Nation by phone from Washington,...

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June 26, 2015 - 0 Comments

A Kenyan man who had been on the run for almost a decade appeared before a US judge on Wednesday to face charges of homicide by motor vehicle. Mr Wilfred Christopher Olalo was wanted on...

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June 8, 2015 - 0 Comments

By PSCU President Uhuru Kenyatta on Monday hosted Prof Ngugi Wa Thiong’o at State House, Nairobi, where he told the renowned author it is time he came back home. The President said Kenya has changed...

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June 8, 2015 - 0 Comments

By B M J MURIITHI Renowned Kenyan scholar and economist, Dr Mwangi Solomon Kimenyi, has passed on in Siver Spring, Maryland, United States. Family sources told the Nation that Dr Kimenyi died at John’s Hopkins Hospital Baltimore,...

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June 7, 2015 - 0 Comments

Kenyans abroad have snubbed an invitation by the electoral commission to take part in a survey that would make it possible for them to vote in 2017. According to the Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission...

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June 5, 2015 - 0 Comments

By BMJ MURIITHI Heightened security at Atlanta’s Hartsfield International Airport disrupted Sauti Sol’s travel plans for a performance in Seattle, Washington. The members of the group had split up when going through security at the...

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