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Kenya: $12million Bridge Collapses Just Two Weeks After Presidential Inspection (Photo)

A Kenyan bridge that is being constructed at a cost of $12m has collapsed. It is being constructed by the Chinese Overseas Construction and Engineering Company. The bridge collapsed two weeks after the president visited the site to examine the ongoing work. The construction of the bridge was approved after …

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Kenya: Two Nigerians arrested with 1.5kg heroin

The Anti-narcotics Division of Kenya Police has arrested two Nigerian nationals with 1.5kg of heroin with a street value of Sh4.5 million (N14m) in Nyali, Mombasa. The two, Chukwu James and Gageche Gold Patience were nabbed  Friday morning during a raid at the apartment in the posh Estate. According to …

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Kenya begins free sanitary pads for schoolgirls policy to boost attendance

Kenya has promised free sanitary pads to all schoolgirls to encourage them to go to school during their periods, rather than stay at home with rags or tissues stuffed in their underwear. Every schoolgirl is Kenya is entitled to “free, sufficient and quality sanitary towels” and a safe place to …

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Kenya bans “pro-gay” kids cartoons on DSTV for promoting homosexuality

The Kenya Film Classification Board (KFCB), has banned 6 alleged “pro-gay” kids cartoons on Nickelodeon (DStv 305) and Cartoon Network (DStv 301) and ordered Multi-choice to immediately stop showing the cartoons on DStv that is “normalizing, glamorizing or even glorifying homosexual behavior” and damaging “family”. According to the censor board, …

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Kenya: Police officer shoots his 23-year-old wife, attempts to kill himself

Constable Kelvin Kabasa, a police officer at Luanshya Central Headquarters, Kenya, shot dead his wife on Tuesday morning, June 20th. Kabasa then turned the gun on himself but the bullet only pierced the side of his head. Both were police officers at Luanshya Heaquarters. Below is a statement by the Kenya …

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Kenya: Prepare for Another Defeat, President Kenyatta Tells Opposition

President Uhuru Kenyatta and his Deputy William Ruto on Saturday took their hunt for votes to Kakamega County, a perceived National Super Alliance stronghold, and told the opposition to prepare for another defeat in the August 8 election. Mr Kenyatta asked the Luhya community not to gamble by supporting Nasa …

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