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23-Oct-2014 to 11:10

IGAD talks herald breakthrough in South Sudan peace process

APA-Nairobi (Kenya) — Regional leaders on Wednesday met in South Sudan’s capital, Juba in a move that appears to herald a breakthrough in the country’s peace process.

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23-Oct-2014 to 11:01

AI opposes Netherlands’ attempts to return Somalis to conflict areas

APA-Nairobi( Kenya) — The repeated attempts by the Netherlands to forcibly return Somalis to areas controlled by the Islamist armed group al-Shabaab exposes them to grave risks of human rights abuses and would be a blatant violation of international law, Amnesty International(AI) said here Thursday.

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23-Oct-2014 to 10:58

Eight injured in grenade attack in north-eastern Kenya

APA-Nairobi (Kenya) — Eight people were Wednesday night injured in Bula Punda area of Garissa in north-eastern Kenya after assailants threw a hand grenade at them.

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22-Oct-2014 to 17:16

$12.7m AfDB boost to Kenya energy sector

APA-Nairobi-(Kenya) — The African Development Bank (AfDB) has approved a $12.7 million African Development Fund partial risk guarantee (ADF PRG) for the 105 MW Menengai Independent Power Producers project in Kenya, the Pan-African lender said in a statement on Wednesday.

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22-Oct-2014 to 12:53

Kenyan leader in South Sudan for IGAD summit

APA-Nairobi (Kenya) — Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta left for South Sudan on Wednesday to attend the Inter-Governmental Authority on Development (IGAD) summit scheduled to be held in Juba.

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21-Oct-2014 to 15:11

Kenyans stranded in Liberia to be evacuated next week

APA-Nairobi (Kenya) — Hundreds of Kenyans who have been stranded in Liberia following the Ebola outbreak will be flown to Nairobi next week, the government said on Tuesday.

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20-Oct-2014 to 16:48

Kenyan leader warns against spreading of country's negative image

APA-Nairobi (Kenya) — Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta on Monday warned of groups abroad that fund and nurture outfits whose aim is to create cleavages between Kenyans and spread a negative image of the country.

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