06-Oct-2014 to 13:54

ICC appeals chamber to decide on Ruto, Sang appeals

APA-The Hague (The Netherlands), — The Appeals Chamber of the International Criminal Court (ICC) will hold an open court session to read a summary of its judgment on Kenyan Vice President William Ruto and former radio presenter Joshua Sang defence teams’ appeal against the Trial Chamber V(a) decision of 17 April 2014, a press release issued Monday by the ICC says.

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02-Oct-2014 to 16:02

Kenya’s economy grows by 5 percent-IMF

APA-Dakar-(Kenya) — Kenya’s economy grew by 5 percent in 2013/14 and is expected to gain further momentum in 2014/15, driven by higher domestic and external investment, the International Monetary Fund (IMF) said on Thursday.

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30-Sep-2014 to 17:12

ICC demands Kenyatta to appear in person

APA-Nairobi (Kenya) — The International Criminal Court's trial chamber on Tuesday ordered President Uhuru Kenyatta to appear before it in person on October 8 at a status conference after rejecting his request to appear via video link.

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30-Sep-2014 to 12:35

UN mission arrives in Kenya to address non-communicable disease menace

APA-Nairobi (Kenya) — A United Nations Inter Agency Task Force comprising WHO, UNDP, UNFPA, World Bank, UNICEF and UNAIDS launched a groundbreaking mission in Kenya on Tuesday to support the country to effectively respond to the epidemic of non-communicable diseases((NCDs).

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30-Sep-2014 to 12:16

Kenyan economy bigger after rebasing

APA-Nairobi-(Kenya) — Kenya's economy is 25 percent bigger than originally thought after a government-led statistical review on Tuesday changed the base calculation year to 2009 from 2001.

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30-Sep-2014 to 11:54

UNICEF, WFP missions provide assistance to over 500,000 in South Sudan

APA-Nairobi (Kenya) — The United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) and UNICEF are wrapping up their 25th joint emergency mission to deliver lifesaving supplies and services in the most remote and conflict-hit regions of South Sudan.

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29-Sep-2014 to 13:48

Kenya revokes licenses to recruiting agencies

APA-Nairobi (Kenya) — Kenya on Monday revoked licenses of close to 1,000 job hiring agencies recruiting Kenyan migrant workers to work in the Persian Gulf region and the Middle East.

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