13-Feb-2015 to 09:36

New World Bank push to revive agriculture in Ebola-hit countries

APA-Nairobi(Kenya) — In a concerted push to revive agriculture and avert hunger in Ebola-hit countries, the World Bank has mobilized up to $15 million in emergency financing to provide a record 10,500 tons of maize and rice seed to over 200,000 farmers in Guinea, Liberia and Sierra Leone in time for the April planting season.

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11-Feb-2015 to 14:48

Kenyan leader urges Burundi 2015 polls to be all inclusive

APA-Nairobi (Kenya) — Kenya’s president Uhuru Kenyatta has urged Burundi to ensure that the coming elections in 2015 are all-inclusive, reports said on Wednesday.

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11-Feb-2015 to 14:24

‘Failure is not an option,’ Kenyatta warns South Sudan leaders

APA-Nairobi (Kenya) — Failure in the implementation of the South Sudan peace process is not an option, President Uhuru Kenyatta said on Wednesday.

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11-Feb-2015 to 12:15

Kenya’s shilling strengthens against US Dollar

APA-Nairobi-(Kenya) — Kenya shilling exchange rate depicted mixed performance against major international and regional currencies during the week ending February 5, the statistics bureau said on Wednesday.

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11-Feb-2015 to 09:03

Children in Africa subjected to unacceptable abuse-Report

APA-Nairobi(Kenya) — A new report from the African Child Policy Forum (ACPF) reveals that Africa’s children are still subjected to unacceptably high levels of physical, sexual and emotional violence across all levels of society.

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09-Feb-2015 to 12:25

Kenya lifts ban on forest logging

APA-Nairobi (Kenya) — Kenya on Monday announced it has lifted a ban on timber harvesting after imposing the ban last December following illegal logging concerns.

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09-Feb-2015 to 10:10

Kenya hosts high level meeting on South Sudan crisis

APA-Nairobi (Kenya) — A high-level meeting bringing together donors and international aid organizations to discuss the ongoing humanitarian crisis in South Sudan kicked off in Nairobi on Monday.

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