Africa

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Why The Pope Will Not Wear A Bullet Proof Vest In CAR

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 Father Federico Lombardi has confirmed the visit. “The pope wants to go to the Central African Republic. The plan continues...

EAC

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Concern over tragic deaths ahead of Tanzania's polls

Chadema presidential candidate, Mr Edward Lowassa, addresses a crowd during a political rally in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania, on August 29, 2015. PHOTO | DANIEL HAYDUK | AFP It's exactly one week before millions of Tanzanians go to polls in one of the most competitive elections. The ruling Chama cha Mapinduzi (CCM) party is facing...

North America (USA)

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Kenya to host the first Japan development forum on Africa

President Uhuru Kenyatta and the Prime Minister of Japan Shinzo Abe when they met on the sidelines of the 70th Session of the UN General Assembly in New York. Kenya will in 2016 host the first Tokyo International Conference on African Development (TICAD) to be held on African soil. PHOTO | COURTESY NEW YORK Kenya...

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Lifestyle

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William Ruto vows to defend Kenya against homosexuality

Deputy President William Ruto speaking at the Africa Inland Church Ziwani in Nairobi on July 5, 2015. PHOTO | PAUL WAWERU |  NATION MEDIA GROUP Deputy President William Ruto has insisted Kenya will not tolerate gay practices, terming them unchristian. His stance against homosexuality comes days before the arrival in the country of US President...

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Politics

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President Kenyatta reshuffles cabinet, expands state departments

President Uhuru Kenyatta with his Deputy William Ruto during a live address to the Nation at State House, Nairobi on November 24, 2015. PHOTO | PSCU President Uhuru Kenyatta on Tuesday reshuffled his cabinet announcing that the changes were necessary for effective service delivery. He expanded the number of Cabinet Secretaries from 19 to 20....

County

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Detectives search Sospeter Ojaamong offices in fraud probe

Busia Governor Sospeter Ojaamong. He protested a search at his offices and homes by EACC detectives on September 4, 2015. PHOTO | FILE |  NATION MEDIA GROUP. Anti-corruption detectives on Friday stormed and ransacked the offices of Busia Governor Sospeter Ojaamong and his homes over alleged fraud. At the offices in Busia Town, the heavily...

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Sports

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Pacesetter Aprot wins surprise gold

Alice Aprot of Kenya celebrates after winning the Gold medal in the 10000m final at the 11th Africa Games in Brazzaville on September 16, 2015. 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. PHOTO | AFP BRAZAVILLE...

Celebrities

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Whitney Houston's daughter Bobbi Kristina dead at 22

A file picture taken on August 16, 2012, Bobbi Kristina Brown arrives at Tri-Star Pictures' "Sparkle" premiere at Grauman's Chinese Theatre in Hollywood, California. Bobbi Kristina Brown passed away on July 26, 2015. AFP PHOTO | FREDERIC J. BROWN By AFP WASHINGTON, DC  Bobbi Kristina Brown, the only child of pop legend Whitney Houston and...

Obituaries

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Whitney Houston's daughter Bobbi Kristina dead at 22

A file picture taken on August 16, 2012, Bobbi Kristina Brown arrives at Tri-Star Pictures' "Sparkle" premiere at Grauman's Chinese Theatre in Hollywood, California. Bobbi Kristina Brown passed away on July 26, 2015. AFP PHOTO | FREDERIC J. BROWN By AFP WASHINGTON, DC  Bobbi Kristina Brown, the only child of pop legend Whitney Houston and...

Soccer

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Sepp Blatter resigns as FIFA president amid corruption scandal

FIFA president Sepp Blatter. He has said he will resign as president of football's governing body Fifa amid a corruption scandal. FILE PHOTO | AFP By AFP Sepp Blatter on Tuesday resigned as president of FIFA as a mounting corruption scandal engulfed world football's governing body. The 79-year-old Swiss official, FIFA president for 17 years...

Rugby

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London Sevens : England thrash Kenya 40-0

England on May 16, 2015 thrashed Kenya 40-0 in their opening Pool C match of the London Sevens at Twickenham Stadium. FILE PHOTO | NATION MEDIA GROUP England on Saturday thrashed Kenya 40-0 in their opening Pool C match of the London Sevens at Twickenham Stadium. Kenya, who socked in six tries must now beat...

Athletics

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Pacesetter Aprot wins surprise gold

Alice Aprot of Kenya celebrates after winning the Gold medal in the 10000m final at the 11th Africa Games in Brazzaville on September 16, 2015. 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. PHOTO | AFP BRAZAVILLE...

Technology

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Facebook opens first Africa office

Facebook will initially focus on in sub-Saharan countries including Kenya, Nigeria and South Africa/FILE By AGENCE FRANCE PRESSE NEW YORK, United States, Jun 30 – Facebook announced Monday it had opened its first African office in Johannesburg as part of its efforts “to help people and businesses connect” on the continent. The office will be headed...

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Opinion

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Richard Branson: Why I Love Kenya

PHOTO | VIRGIN AIRLINES By RICHARD BRANSON, @richardbranson There’s something about Kenya that makes you feel there’s magic in the air, wonder at every turn, and an ever-present sensation of oneness with nature. A trip to Kenya can be an incredibly cleansing experience. Open spaces, so vast and untouched, lend perspective and instil a sense...

Gossip

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Martha Karua Lashes Out At Maina Kageni On Twitter

Martha Karua and radio personality Maina Kageni. Popular radio presenter Maina Kageni is the latest personality to incur the wrath of outspoken politician Martha Karua. Kageni – who hosts a popular radio show – was on the receiving end on Twitter from the former member of parliament cum presidential candidate on Friday morning. The series of tweets were...

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