October 31, 2014

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Final Recommendations For Immigration Actions To Be Sent To Obama in the Next Two Weeks -

Thursday, October 30, 2014

Canadian Ebola vaccine to be tested in Europe, Gabon, Kenya -

Thursday, October 30, 2014

Where they worship God with hymns while sipping beer in North Carolina pub -

Thursday, October 30, 2014

Looking to invest in Kenya? Visit MyKenya Properties -

Thursday, October 30, 2014

[OPED] Hatred for Miss Uganda shows our miserable lives, covered in false hair -

Thursday, October 30, 2014

Equity bank makes a Sh11 billion net profit in 9 months -

Thursday, October 30, 2014

Muslim extremists take over third mosque in Mombasa -

Thursday, October 30, 2014

Kenya secondary school students to enjoy free education from 2015 -

Thursday, October 30, 2014

Raila watches in disbelief as rowdy ODM youth eject Magerer from PG meeting -

Thursday, October 30, 2014

[PHOTOS] KQ opens Sh120m executive lounges at JKIA -

Thursday, October 30, 2014

Pumwani discharges 93 new mothers without charging maternity fees

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NAIROBI, Kenya, Jun 3 – Ninety three mothers were on Monday discharged from the Pumwani Maternity Hospital without paying any fees as President Uhuru Kenyatta’s government begins implementing the provision of free maternal services in all public hospitals, clinics and heath centres. Governor Evans Kidero indicated that all the hospital costs from the time a mother is admitted until discharge from hospital will be taken care of in the initiative which will cost the government about Sh8 billion per year. “All the mothers who have given birth at the Pumwani Maternity hospital have been let go in compliance with the…

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Controversial Nigerian businessman Chinedu deported

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Nairobi, Kenya: Controversial Nigerian businessman Anthony Chinedu who has been facing criminal cases has been deported from Kenya. Chinedu is among six Nigerians who were deported yesterday from Jomo Kenyatta International Airport for being in the country illegally. They were arrested from their houses on Sunday night in a police operation following reports they were involved in “dirty” businesses. Sources at JKIA said they were all put on an international airline after being warned against being violent if and when they are there. “Five of them have been deported and they are no longer in the country,” said a senior…

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How Mitumba hawker cycled his way to the millionaires’ club

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Now a celebrated entrepreneur in Makueni County and in the country, Mr  Stephen Ngei has grown from a household items’ hawker to a motor vehicle dealer. Mr Ngei, founder and director of Makindu Motors Limited, a motorcycle and vehicle assemblage and distribution company has cycled his way from a Sh1,000 entrepreneur to a multimillionaire. He ventured into business in 1992 as a paraffin vendor, and occasionally hawking low-priced second hand inner wears to women especially in bars and other meeting places where he was assured of a ready market. “I would walk into bars within Makindu town and other small…

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How Kenyan mother was helped flee as husband was stabbing daughter in Indiana

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We’re hearing from a neighbor who helped rescue the mother of the little girl who was killed at Irish Hills Apartments in South Bend on Sunday. Lucy Mundia escaped with cuts and stab wounds and is out of the hospital, but the neighbor who helped her — who did not want his name revealsed — says he wishes he could’ve done more. Terrifying moments unfolded early this morning at Irish Hills in South Bend. (Read: Video: Kenyan man killed by Indiana police after stabbing his daughter to death) “Basically when I opened the door, I heard a lot of screaming ‘He’s…

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Kenya Police arrest British national and nine girls in Mtwapa strip club

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Police officers have arrested a British man and nine local women in a strip club in Mtwapa, Mombasa. The police accuse them of engaging in prostitution. The arrest follows public outcry over the rising immorality in Mtwapa town where there are several strip clubs. Religious leaders and women held a protest in the town and demanded the closure of three notorious clubs in the area. The raid by police comes a month after 11 local women were arrested with a Swiss national suspected to be engaging in shooting a pornographic film in Nyali estate in Mombasa.-The Star

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Video: Diaspora Home and Abroad Episode 1

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The Diaspora Home and Abroad TV show is an entertainment TV program that revolves around the LIVES and TIMES of Kenyans living abroad. The half hour weekly show broadcast both at home and abroad through the Digital link will among others, profile African artistes based in the US and those visiting from Africa with a view of exposing their artistic talents. Watch the Show here every Friday. The show also moderates discussions around some of the challenges that the Diaspora youth in the US and other parts of the world go through in the process of trying to settle down…

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Muranga County to set up new TV station to attract investments

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The Murang’a county government will set up a television station to attract investments. Governor Mwangi Wa Iria said plans are underway to develop a television station which will help articulate issues affecting Murang’a residents. “We will definitely have a TV station and we will draw up an elaborate plan,” Iria said. He was speaking in his office during a visit by Kenya Broadcasting Corporation managing director Waithaka Waihenya Iria said he has nominated former KBC MD David Waweru as the county executive committee member in-charge of Education, Information and Technology. He said Waweru is expected to fast-track the acquisition of…

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Two Kenyan men from Plano, TX and Atlanta. GA arrested by IRS agents for tax fraud

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DALLAS — Four individuals among the two Kenyans remain in federal custody on charges related to their involvement in a scheme to obtain and use stolen identities to steal federal income tax refunds. The four men, Michael Hutchinson Agu, 38, of Murphy, Texas; Benjamin Kinyua, 34, of Plano, Texas; Thomas Nganga Muya, of Atlanta, Georgia; and Harry Fabrice Cheickh Amont, 29, of Lithonia, Georgia; were arrested in an operation conducted by special agents with Internal Revenue Service Criminal Investigation (IRS-CI). They have all made their initial appearances before a U.S. Magistrate Judge, where identifying information was provided, and have been detained…

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Video: Another young star melts Uhuru at State house garden party

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Two months into President Uhuru Kenyatta’s presidency, the youth are not sitting back. They are shining and showcasing their talents. The youngsters are taking their chances and hitting it big. First is was Otonglo boy and this time, it was a young Kenyan boy who melted the President’s heart with a song at the State House garden party. The young boy writes his own lyrics and basically writes his own songs.

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Video: Kenyan man killed by Indiana police after stabbing his daughter to death

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St. Joseph County Metro Homicide is investigating after it says Edward Mwaura (pictured, right) stabbed his 6-year-old daughter to death early Sunday morning. It happened just after 5 a.m. at 4252 S. Irish Hills Drive in South Bend’s Irish Hills apartment complex. This exact apartment unit is located across from the leasing office. Metro Homicide says they were initially called to the scene for a domestic fight. When officers arrived, they found an adult female in the parking lot covered in blood. She told police her 6-year-old daughter was inside apartment 1B with her husband. Police entered the building and…

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