26-Sep-2014 to 11:29

Kenyan appointed to top UN post

APA-Nairobi (Kenya) — United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon on Friday announced the appointment of Carole Wainaina of Kenya as Assistant Secretary-General for Human Resources Management, Department of Management.

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26-Sep-2014 to 11:10

Kenyan leader seeks excuse from appearance before ICC

APA-Nairobi (Kenya) — Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta on Thursday evening requested the International Criminal Court (ICC) to excuse him from physically attending the status conference on October 8 and wants to follow proceedings via video link.

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25-Sep-2014 to 16:42

Kenya rebasing may reinforce economy

APA-Nairobi-(Kenya) — Kenya's long walk to middle-income status looks set to end in a sudden statistical leap when, according to the statistics office on Thursday, it updates the year it bases its calculations of economic output next Tuesday.

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25-Sep-2014 to 10:52

Stability in Somalia will boost Kenya’s prosperity- Kenyatta

APA-Nairobi (Kenya) — A secure and stable Somalia will boost Kenya’s prosperity, President Uhuru Kenyatta said on Thursday.

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25-Sep-2014 to 10:50

Kenyan leader urge stronger measures to control terror groups

APA-Nairobi (Kenya) — Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta has called for stronger efforts to control the phenomenon of foreign mercenaries waging terror in many parts of the world.

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24-Sep-2014 to 17:00

S/ Sudan food security outlook grim - WFP

APA-Nairobi (Kenya) — In the wake of a new food security analysis announcing improvements in South Sudan, the UN World Food Programme (WFP) on Wednesday warned that the outlook remains grim for early 2015, especially in conflict affected states.

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23-Sep-2014 to 15:01

UN should press for inquiry for Sudan killings - HRW

APA-Nairobi (Kenya) — The United Nations Human Rights Council should call on Sudan to account immediately for the death or injury of hundreds of largely peaceful protesters at the hands of government security forces in September 2013, Human Rights Watch (HRW) said here Tuesday.

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