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Kenya Caught in Desert Locust Storm

by on August 14, 2020 0
Kenya is under attack by a swarm of desert locusts and authorities are bringing all out all the stops to combat the infestation. Segmented bodies with long legs, Desert Locusts, swarming the Turkana County landscape in Kenyan in the millions on a food rampage in what experts are calling the worst invasion the country... Read More

Kenya arrests man wanted for illegal ivory trading

by on July 30, 2020 0
Surur was wanted for allegedly conspiring to sell 10 tonnes of elephant ivory and over 181kg of rhino horn from 2012-19. Kenyan authorities have arrested a man wanted in the United States for allegedly conspiring to sell 10 tonnes of elephant ivory and more than 181kg (approximately 400 pounds) of rhinoceros horn across a... Read More

Vowing reform, Kenyan emerges as one of early WTO frontrunners

by on July 20, 2020 0
Kenya’s candidate to the World Trade Organization’s (WTO) top post said on Monday she is seeking Washington’s backing and expressed some sympathy with its criticism of the global body as she emerges as one of two reform-minded African female frontrunners. Amina Mohamed told Reuters a closed-door vetting session last week went “really well” as... Read More

Kenya to reopen to international flights

by on July 6, 2020 0
Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta on Monday announced a “phased reopening” of the country, with the resumption of international flights from August 1 as well as the lifting of internal travel restrictions. The move comes as pressure mounts to kickstart the country’s ailing economy after nearly four months of coronavirus restrictions that have devastated key... Read More

Two Senators Trade Punches Over Committee Position

by on July 2, 2020 0
Drama ensued in Kenya earlier this week when two nominated senators Beatrice Kwamboka (ODM) and Mary Seneta (Jubilee) engaged in a scuffle before parliamentary security separated them. The scuffle over a post is said to have led to the suspension of the vice-chairperson of the Election of Senate health committee. It is gathered that trouble... Read More

172 Nigerians evacuated from Uganda, Kenya arrive in Abuja

by on July 1, 2020 0
The Nigerians in Diaspora Commission (NiDCOM) says 172 Nigerian evacuated from Uganda and Kenya arrived at the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport, Abuja at about 10:20 am local time on Wednesday. The commission disclosed this in a statement by Mr Gabriel Odu of its Media, Public Relations, and Protocol Unit. He said that the evacuees... Read More

Kenya, Djibouti split regional votes for non-permanent UNSC seat

by on June 18, 2020 0
Kenya and Djibouti will later today know which of them will take Africa’s non-permanent seat on the United Nations Security Council, UNSC. A run-off vote became necessary after an inconclusive first round of voting on Wednesday. The United Nations General Assembly voted to decide who occupies the seat on the UNSC for the next two years. The... Read More
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