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2018 Tourism growth in Kenya Exceeds Sub-Saharan Average

Kenya's travel and tourism sector grew faster than the regional average and is above other economies in sub-Saharan Africa, says a report released in...
Kenyan Supreme Court judges, from left to right, Njoki Ndung'u, Jackton Ojwang, Deputy Chief Justice Philomela Mwilu, Chief Justice David Maraga, Smokin Wanjala and Isaac Lenaola preside over the second day of hearings of a petition challenging the presidential election result, at the Supreme Court in Nairobi, Kenya Tuesday, Aug. 29, 2017. Kenya's Supreme Court is hearing veteran opposition leader Raila Odinga's challenge to President Uhuru Kenyatta's re-election earlier this month. Sayyid Azim AP Photo

Kenya to probe 4 top judges over alleged misconduct

Kenya's Judicial Service Commission (JSC) said Wednesday it has received a petition seeking the removal of four Supreme Court judges alleged to have violated...
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Chinese seed companies showcase quality seeds at Kenya’s congress

Two Chinese seed companies are among a number of global seed companies that are exhibiting at this year's pan-African seed congress Kenya's coastal city...
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Africa Nations Championship Qualifiers: Kenya Comes Up Against Burundi

Kenya will play Burundi in the first round qualifiers for the 2020 Africa Nations Championship (CHAN) to be staged in Ethiopia. Nick Mwendwa, president of...
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Titanium firm brings healthcare to Kenyan community

The dedicated army of health personnel deployed to the Magaoni health center deep in Kenyan rural coastal village near the Indian Ocean, returns regularly...
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Kenya to roll out dental care program targeting school children

Kenya Dental Association will partner with a leading manufacturer of chewing gum to roll out an oral health program targeting 10,000 school children in...
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Kenya’s overall inflation rate decreases to 4.14 percent in February

SKenya's overall inflation rate decreased to 4.14 percent in February from 4.7 percent in January, the statistics bureau said on Thursday. The Kenya National Bureau...
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Chinese urbanization hikes demand for titanium exports from Kenya

The growing urbanization and economic growth in China has led to rising demand for titanium which can be used to manufacture paint and ceramics...
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Kenya and South Africa to Agree to Boost Bilateral Relations

Kenya and South Africa are set to sign cultural cooperation agreement in order to boost bilateral ties, officials said on Monday evening. Kiprop Lagat, director...
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Kenya says to pursue peaceful resolution of border dispute with Somalia

Kenya is keen on a peaceful resolution with Somalia on the maritime border dispute, a senior government official said on Thursday. Monica Juma, cabinet secretary...
ASUS General Manager, PC & Gamimg for East Europe, Middle East and Africa Mr. Benjamin Yeh,(left) and ASUS Regional Manager for Africa, Israel and Turkey Bora Aras (r) pose with models at the launch of the new laptop models ZenBook, VivoBook and TUF Gaming in Nairobi. The company is eying an expanded presence in Kenya and East Africa

Computer firm ASUS launches new mobile PC in Kenya to boost market share

Taiwan-based computer firm ASUS on Thursday introduced new mobile PC models into Kenya in a bid to boost market share. Simplice Zaongo, business development manager...
Kenya Wildlife Service

Kenya Gets Crime Scene Forensic Kit to Better Wildlife Protection

The African Wildlife Foundation (AWF) late Wednesday donated assorted wildlife crime scene forensic kits to the Kenya Wildlife Service (KWS) to boost protection of...
UK Goverment

UK to inject £30 million into prosperity and security in Africa

The UK is set to inject up to £30 million into prosperity and security projects across Africa as it steps up its investment in...
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Kenya launches green bonds regulatory framework

Kenya on Wednesday launched the green bonds regulatory framework to promote sustainable development, officials said on Wednesday. Paul Muthaura, chief executive...
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Kenya to begin oil exports in June

Kenya said on Tuesday that it will begin exporting oil in June as part of the early oil pilot scheme. Andrew...
football

Pressure on Kenya to win Africa nations Championships

Pressure is on Kenya to qualify for its first-ever Africa Nations Championships, and head coach Sebastien Migne is relishing the prospect of hitting two...
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SheTrades supported brands from Ghana, Kenya and Nigeria aim for success at COTERIE

Ten women-owned businesses from Nigeria, Ghana and Kenya to attend COTERIE, one of the United States’ top fashion trade shows, thanks to support from...
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Kenya to begin dredging Lake Victoria to boost marine transport

Kenya plans to begin dredging Lake Victoria in the next two months to boost marine transport in east Africa, an official said on Monday....
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Kenya to pursue strategy of county economic blocs to boost competitiveness

Kenya plans to spur strategy of regional county economic blocs in order to boost competitiveness, a senior government official said Monday. ...
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Kenyan farmers benefit from UN-funded climate resilience program

Small-scale farmers in Kenya's coastal region who have in the recent past grappled with climatic shocks and fall armyworm invasion have benefited from a...
Corporate World

Chinese construction players fuel entry of major hotel brands in Kenya

Chinese construction players have fueled the entry of major hotel brands in Kenya, real estate industry managers said on Monday. Prit...
Bees help pollinate around 80 percent of all species of flowering plants, so without them many fruits and vegetables would be unable to reproduce (AFP Photo/Jack Guez)

Kenyan flower growers’ lobby warns fertilizer shortage can hurt exports

The current shortage of soluble fertilizer that is used to enhance growth of flowers could hurt exports, a lobby group warned on Friday. Clement Tulezi,...
Smart-Tablet Healthcare

Kenya launches mobile platform to improve healthcare

Pharmaceutical Society of Kenya on Wednesday launched a mobile platform to help improve the country's healthcare sector by prioritizing needs of patients. Louis Machogu, president...
farmers

Kenyan farmers in coastal region turn to high value crops

Kenya's coastal region has for decades been associated with endemic food insecurity, but the situation has changed thanks to the adoption of high yielding...
rugby

Kenya Comes Up Against Tunisia in Africa Jr. Rugby Tournament

Kenya Junior rugby team will put its best foot forward against Tunisia in the 2019 U-20 Africa Championships, which will be staged in Nairobi...
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Kenya in Talks with Uganda with regards AfCON

Kenya is in talks with Uganda to play one friendly match in Kampala or Nairobi in April as part of their preparations for the...
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Harambee Stars of Kenya to Camp in France Ahead of African Cup of Nations

Kenya head coach Sebastian Migne said Monday that France will be ideal destination for the national team Harambee Stars to pitch camp and prepare...
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Kenya to equip youth with technical skills to tackle unemployment

The Kenyan government will equip the youth with technical skills in a bid to create job opportunities for a demographic whose unemployment rate stands...
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Kenya to promote alternative soil stabilization technologies in road construction

Kenya's ministry of infrastructure will promote the use of cheaper and environmentally friendly technologies and products to stabilize soils during road construction, an official...
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Kenya to set up single revenue system to avoid wastage

Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta on Thursday ordered the creation of a single revenue collection system as part of efforts to avoid duplication and waste...