October 20, 2014

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Death Announcement-Mrs. Mary Wanjiru Kinyanjui mom Patrick Warui of Dallas, TX -

Sunday, October 19, 2014

Police to charge James Orengo with land grabbing -

Sunday, October 19, 2014

Over 90,000 Kenyans live in the US, most in DFW, shows census -

Sunday, October 19, 2014

[VIDEO] House-help’s nightmare: I had to strip naked, act mad to end my misery in Saudi Arabia -

Sunday, October 19, 2014

Kenyan children caught up in US Ebola scare -

Saturday, October 18, 2014

Kenyan in Dallas launches petition to send HIV drug Lamivudine to West Africa to treat Ebola -

Saturday, October 18, 2014

Parents in a British school threatens to pull children out over teachers trip to Kenya fearing Ebola -

Saturday, October 18, 2014

Kenyatta National Hospital unveils Kenya’s first Ebola isolation unit -

Saturday, October 18, 2014

Kenyan nurse in Dallas sent home because daughter visited from Kenya -

Saturday, October 18, 2014

Kenyan Embassy to issue ID cards in Houston Texas-October 18-19 -

Friday, October 17, 2014

Mutula Kilonzo widow enters Makueni race

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The late Makueni senator Mutula Kilonzo’s widow Nduku Kilonzo has joined the race to succeed her latehusband. She announced that she is vying for the seat in Machakos after attending a memorial service for the late Machakos catholic bishop Urbanus Kioko which was also attended by President Uhuru Kenyatta. Fielding questions from journalists she said; “Yes I confirm to you that I’m in the race,” but declined to name the party she will run on, promising to divulge that at a later date. She also said Mutula’s daughter Kethi Kilonzo will not be running for the seatalthough we could not reach the lawyer for her comment. Confusion reigned at the Machakos Golf club play grounds,…

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Family of slain six year old -Shirley Wambui Mundia in Indiana seeks help

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The six-year-old  Shirley Wambui Mundia proudly marched wearing her maroon graduation gown on May 30th at the Veritas Academy in South Bend, IN. This was her first graduation anticipating many more and a bright future. She bragged about her awards to members of the family thereafter.  Her mother had big dreams  for her.  We are still in disbelief that Shirley won’t have the chance to live any of these  dreams. Little Shirley, brutally murdered by her own father on the morning of Sunday, June 2nd now rests in heaven with God. She will be deeply missed by her mother, family…

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End of row as Kenya MPs get their full pay back

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Kenyan MPs can now smile all the way to the bank after it emerged they can continue earning the same salary as their predecessors in the Tenth Parliament. This followed a closing of ranks between the embattled Salaries and Remuneration Commission (SRC) and Parliamentary Service Commission ( PSC). The Standard on Saturday has equally established that the two teams, in a give-and-take deal, have agreed to a proposal to slash MPs’ mileage claims in exchange for reversal of the pay cut. In the revised rates, SRC had scaled up the mileage claims, which if retained a member of PSC says,…

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Video: Prostitution devolves to Nairobi estates

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Imagine selling your body for just 200 shillings. For most people, this sounds almost impossible but such is the situation that many find themselves in. Our special reporting on NTV Weekend Edition shines a spotlight on some ladies of the night in red light districts around Nairobi. Peter Mwangangi was on Nairobi’s infamous Koinange street, as well as several Nairobi neighbourhoods, including somewhere in Kayole where young ladies in their early twenties are engaging in the practice.

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He stole my innocence and made me a mom at 13

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I have tried to forget the incident that happened to me over a year ago but how can I, when fate has forced me to step in a pair of shoes that are too big for me? My older sister Christine Lopokono, 28, who is the family breadwinner, had sent me to buy some ingredients to prepare supper. On my way, I met this man who sells charcoal near my home. He told me to accompany him to his house as he had something for me. I just followed him. When we arrived, he closed the door. I did not…

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Kenya bans film on ‘devil-worship in Kenyan churches’ from circulating

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KENYA Film Classification Board (KFCB) has banned the sale, distribution and exhibition of a film claimed to have associated several churches in Kenya with devil worship. The board said the film Makanisa Yanayo Abudiwa Ibilisi has referred to ten churches to as anti-Christ churches. KFCB regional head Bonaventure Kioko said the film is illegal because it has not been approved by the board. He said the film is being distributed by unlicensed distributors and has cautioned vendors against exhibiting and selling it. Kioko said the film has mentioned churches in Nairobi, Mombasa, Kisumu and others around the world as being…

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Kenyan Senator Kagwe building links to US Senate

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Financing for schools and efforts to stop elephant poaching were among the diverse topics discussed by a visiting Kenyan senator in meetings with US Congress members this week. Nyeri County Senator Mutahi Kagwe said on Thursday that he had travelled to Washington to build a relationship between the Kenyan Senate and the US Senate. “Your Senate is more than 200 years old, and ours is new, so we want to learn from you,” Senator Kagwe said he had told US lawmakers. Mr Kagwe briefed his hosts on the political situation in Kenya. “I told them about the success of our…

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Fundraiser notice for the late Edward Mundia Mwaura in Garland, TX

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The family and the organising commitee of the late Edward Mundia Mwaura, cordially invites you for daily prayers and financial support to be held at 1409 Sage Circle, Garland TX 75040 starting at 7.30 pm as they plan to send the body of their loved one back in Kenya for the final resting place. A fundraising event is also planned for Sunday June 9th 2013 from 6pm at the same venue-1409 Sage Circle, Garland TX 75040. Contributions can also be made to: Mary W. Mbugua Texans credit union, A/c # 20009966615 For more information, please contact Jose -214-517-5710 Jane- 214-289-0361 pauline-214-854-1803 blessing-214-900-6902 Romans 12:15 : Rejoice with…

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Explosive Material Seized In Kiambu

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Administration police officers from Tigoni police station in Kiambu County have arrested a suspect found in possession of highly flammable substances. The police believe the substances were being used to make explosives. Central province Administration Police commandant Joseph Keitany said the police acted after a tip off from members of the public about people offloading suspicious cargo from a vehicle. The officers recovered  substances kwown as “Kirongo wa Dhahabu”urea,46% Nitrate,50 kg of Sodium Metabisulfite,food grade from China, Borax Dehydrate from Turkey,68% of Nitric Acid,and 60 litres of sulphuric acid. The recovered substances have been detained at Tigoni Police Station as…

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US-based fast food chain Subway opens shop in Kenya in August

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American fast food chain Subway plans to open its firstrestaurant in Kenya in August this year. Subway is ranked the largest globally in terms of outlets; having a network of 39,512 retail units in 102 countries. Its entry to Kenya follows other big brands such as Kentucky Fried Chicken (KFC), Naked Pizza, Steers, Debonairs, Galitos and Chicken Inn. Business Daily spoke to Christopher J. Bak, chief executive of Liberty Eagle Holdings, the franchise holders for Subway restaurants in Kenya. ——————————— What informed your decision to set up Subway in Kenya? The emerging and growing middle class in Nairobi offers a perfect market for the food retail…

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