KENYA | KENYA

20-Oct-2014 to 16:34

Kenya interbank rate slips to 6.05 percent

APA-Nairobi-(Kenya) — Kenya’s average interbank rate fell to 6.05 percent in the week ending October 15, 2014 from 6.62 percent the previous week, the Central Bank said on Monday.

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17-Oct-2014 to 15:08

Kenya shilling strengthens by 0.8 percent against US dollar

APA-Nairobi-(Kenya) — The Kenya Shilling depicted mixed performance against major international currencies during the week ending October 16, 2014.

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17-Oct-2014 to 11:50

WFP staff kidnapped by gunmen in South Sudan

APA-Nairobi (Kenya) — The United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) on Friday disclosed that one of its staff members in South Sudan was kidnapped on Thursday by armed gunmen in Malakal airport.

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17-Oct-2014 to 11:27

Kenya poised to reduce cost of electricity

APA-Nairobi (Kenya) — The Kenyan government will Friday commission 140 megawatts of power in a move that will drastically reduce the cost of electricity in the long run by 50 percent and reduce reliance on expensive diesel-powered generators.

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16-Oct-2014 to 16:35

Kenya charges secessionist leader

APA – Nairobi (Kenya) — Kenyan prosecutors have charged the leader of a secessionist movement with organizing an illegal public gathering with the intention of breaching the peace.

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16-Oct-2014 to 14:39

Kenyatta allays fears of Kenyan domination of EAC jobs

APA-Nairobi (Kenya) — Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta on Thursday allayed fears among the rest of the East African partner states that Kenyans will dominate all available jobs if the regional labour market is opened and liberalized.

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16-Oct-2014 to 10:39

Interpol issues arrest warrant for Kenyan businessman over ivory smuggling

APA-Nairobi (Kenya) — The International Police Agency (Interpol) has issued an international arrest warrant for Mombasa-based Kenyan businessman Feisal Ali Mohamed over trafficking of ivory, local media reported here Thursday.

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