KENYA | KENYA

17-Feb-2015 to 16:54

Kenyan launches global anti-HIV/AIDS campaign

APA-Nairobi (Kenya) — Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta on Tuesday launched the ‘Global All In’, a campaign aimed at reducing new HIV/AIDS infections among adolescents and young women.

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17-Feb-2015 to 15:14

Kenya: World climate change scientific body to convene in Nairobi

APA-Nairobi (Kenya) — The Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) will be holding the 41st Session of the Panel in Nairobi between 24-27 February, organizers disclosed on Tuesday.

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16-Feb-2015 to 10:25

South Sudan gov’t forces recruiting child soldiers, HRW alleges

APA-Nairobi (Kenya) — South Sudanese government forces are actively recruiting boys as young as 13, often by force, as soldiers in Malakal in Upper Nile state, Human Rights Watch(HRW) alleged on Monday.

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13-Feb-2015 to 09:47

Rights group accuses Burundian army of extrajudicial killings

APA-Nairobi (Kenya) — The Burundian National Defense Force and police committed at least 47 extrajudicial executions between December 30, 2014, and January 3, 2015, following a clash with an armed group in the northwestern province of Cibitoke, Human Rights Watch (HRW) said Friday.

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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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