KENYA | KENYA

10-Nov-2014 to 11:28

AU envoy condemns attack on Somalia journalist

APA-Nairobi (Kenya) — The Special Representative of the Chairperson of the African Union Commission for Somalia - Ambassador Maman S. Sidikou on Monday strongly condemned the car bomb attack on Sunday night that targeted Nure Mohamed Ali, a freelance journalist who has worked for Radio Kulmiye and other media organizations in the country.

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10-Nov-2014 to 10:57

Rights groups urge strengthening of Mali’s draft pact on 2012-13 conflict

APA-Nairobi, (Kenya) — – A draft peace agreement to end the military and political crisis in northern Mali does not adequately address the need for justice for serious international crimes during the conflict, Human Rights Watch said Monday.

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07-Nov-2014 to 11:06

Kenyatta urges speedy resolution to the South Sudan conflict

APA-Nairobi (Kenya) — Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta has appealed for a speedy resolution to the South Sudan conflict, urging the parties to shelve their differences and end the conflict that has caused untold suffering to the people for close to a year.

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06-Nov-2014 to 14:24

Lack of anti-malaria drugs leads to many deaths in South Sudan - MSF

APA-Nairobi (Kenya) — Cases of deaths from malaria are on the rise in western South Sudan due to lack of anti-malarial drugs in the country, in the peripheral health centers, Medecins Sans Frontieres( MSF) said on Thursday.

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06-Nov-2014 to 10:42

Kenyan leader leaves for IGAD summit on South Sudan crises

APA-Nairobi (Kenya) — Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta left the country on Thursday for Addis Ababa to attend the 28th Extra-Ordinary Summit of Heads of State and Government of the Inter-Governmental Authority on Development (IGAD).

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05-Nov-2014 to 10:12

IGAD urged to press for UN arms embargo on South Sudan

APA-Nairobi (Kenya) — Leaders of the Intergovernmental Authority on Development (IGAD), comprising the leaders of Uganda, Ethiopia and Kenya have been asked to lobby the United Nations to impose an arms embargo on South Sudan to stem gruesome violations in the country’s devastating conflict.

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05-Nov-2014 to 09:56

Kenya: Pro-government Muslim cleric gunned down in Mombasa

APA-Nairobi (Kenya) — The Kenyan police have launched a manhunt for two people who gunned down a pro-government Muslim cleric Salim Bakari Mwarangi on Tuesday night outside a mosque in the coastal town of Mombasa.

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