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As Kenya’s power supply grows, costs drop

Tuesday, October 28, 2014 @ 10:01 pm

Monitor Global Outlook reports: Kenya’s goal of 5000 megawatts of electricity generation by 2017 is steadily bringing down electricity prices as renewable sources increasingly replace expensive fuel. Kenya can’t use up all the power it [...]

Ethiopia should wake up and smell the coffee – Financial Times

Saturday, October 25, 2014 @ 2:33 am

(Mian Ridge) Ethiopia, Africa’s biggest coffee producer, will benefit from unusually dry weather in Brazil that has lowered the output and helped lift the price of Arabica beans. Arabica prices surged to a three-year high – to over 200 US cents [...]

President Kenyatta’s trial: How to destroy the ICC from Within

Saturday, October 11, 2014 @ 2:27 am

(David Bosco) Uhuru Kenyatta, the president of Kenya, arrived at the International Criminal Court (ICC) in The Hague on Oct. 9, smiling broadly. Making his way through a phalanx of media, he greeted chanting well-wishers. But the almost festive [...]

Kenya joins the ranks of Middle Income countries

Wednesday, October 1, 2014 @ 1:10 pm

(Constant Munda) KENYA’s economy was yesterday estimated to 25.2 per cent bigger after revised figures by the Kenya National Bureau of Statistics showed yesterday. The value of goods and services – gross domestic product – is now [...]

ICJ to start hearing of Somalia-Kenya maritime border dispute

Monday, September 22, 2014 @ 6:32 pm

The International Court of Justice will open the first session of hearing the case of the maritime border dispute between Somalia and Kenya next week, senior Somali government official told RBC Radio. The hearing will take place in the court’s [...]

Kenya: How a Facebook group in is shaming deadbeat parents

Friday, September 19, 2014 @ 10:11 pm

(Rick Noack) There are selfish, negligent parents all over the world. In Kenya, however, a new Facebook group has now taken private parental disputes public. “Dead Beat Kenya” – which was founded Sept. 6 and already has 170,000 members [...]

India’s Ambassador to Kenya claims being ignored and mistreated

Tuesday, September 16, 2014 @ 11:13 pm

* He has not been able to meet the Foreign Minister since his arrival in Nairobi* His letters have not been responded to.* His invitation for President Kenyatta to visit India was not acknowledged and gone unanswered.* His daughter cold not get a [...]

The rise of devil worship in Kenya

Monday, September 15, 2014 @ 6:29 pm

(Pkemoi Ng’enoh) Incidents of devil worship are on the rise in Kenya, with members of the occult claiming that the recent cases of road accidents are their latest acts aimed at harvesting blood. In one of the confessions aired by a local radio [...]

Kenya and the international court: Off the hook?

Monday, September 15, 2014 @ 6:14 pm

The two leading Kenyans facing prosecution at the International Criminal Court (ICC) at The Hague were once mortal enemies whose followers killed each other in the wake of a disputed election in 2007. Yet they have since been locked in a cosy [...]

Somalia: al-Shabab terror group names new leader

Monday, September 8, 2014 @ 9:16 pm

(Abdi Guled) Somalia’s Islamic extremist rebels, al-Shabab, named a new leader Saturday after confirming the killing of their previous leader by a U.S. airstrike, a commander of the group said. The Somali militants unanimously selected Ahmad [...]
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