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Boy lands in hospital after teachers injure his genitals

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A primary school pupil on Thursday landed in the hospital after three teachers beat him to the extent that his genitals were injured. The incident happened at the Kamukunji Primary School in Kenya and doctors are preparing the young lad to undergo surgery to restore his testicles and stitch back …

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Kenya seeks Russia’s help to recognise Al-Shabab as ‘Global Threat’

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Kenyan Authorities hope that Russia will use its diplomatic influence to assist in recognising the Al-Shabab terrorist group, operating in East Africa, as a global threat. Dido Rasso, a member of the Kenyan National Assembly Committee on Defence and Foreign Relations, said this in Kenya on Tuesday. “One of the …

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Kenya To Kick Out Illegal Foreign Workers, Issues 60 Days To Standardise Papers

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Expatriates working in Kenya have been given 60 days to regularise their status with the authorities as the government intensifies a crackdown on illegal foreign workers in the country. The interior minister, Fred Matiang’i said the government is determined to weed out undocumented foreigners because they are a security threat …

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Kenya: President Kenyatta signs cybercrimes law.

Kenya’s President Uhuru Kenyatta signed a new law on Wednesday that outlaws the abuse of people on social media but which critics say could be exploited to repress civil liberties. Proponents of the law, including the legislators who pushed it through parliament, say the proliferation of social media has given …

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Kenya launches investigation into Nakuru damn burst.

Authorities in Kenya have ordered an investigation into circumstances surrounding the Nakuru dam burst that left over 40 people dead. The walls of the reservoir, on top of a hill in Nakuru county, 190 km (120 miles) northwest of Nairobi, gave way late on Wednesday, unleashing a ‘sea of water’ …

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Death toll rises to 24 after Kenya damn burst.

Floodwater from a flower-farm dam that burst after days of torrential rain in Kenya’s Rift Valley killed at least 24 people as it swept through 450 homes, the local governor said on Thursday. Nakuru county governor Lee Kinyanjui told Reuters as many as 2,000 people had been affected by the …

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