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KENYAN MP ORDERED OUT OF AIRCRAFT FOR BEING DRUNK AND DISORDERLY

KENYAN MP ORDERED OUT OF AIRCRAFT FOR BEING DRUNK AND DISORDERLY

NAIROBI, Kenya- The MP for Laikipia North, Mr. Mathew Lempurkel, was last week removed from an aircraft headed for Austria for being drunk and disorderly. The MP, who was to…

DEATH AND FINDRAISER ANNOUNCEMENT FOR XAVIER ABONDO WANGOYA

ALLENTOWN – It is with deepest sorrow that we announce the sudden and unexpected death of Xavier Abondo Wangoya who passed on to glory on Tuesday, September 23, 2014 at…

LIQUOR GOOD FOR BRAIN?

An element in beer may be good for your brain, according to a new study. Scientists discovered that xanthohumol, a type of flavonoid found in beer, seems to help cognitive…

RESEARCHERS HAVE DEVELOPED FIRST BREATH TEST FOR TB

HEALTH: Researchers have developed the first breath test for TB in the laboratory. It provides rapid information on drug resistance that takes up to six weeks using standard methods, U.S.…

IMF SAYS NO TO MUGABE REGIME

IMF SAYS NO TO MUGABE REGIME

HARARE – The International Monetary Fund will not lend more money to Zimbabwe, because the country is in arrears on repaying previous loans. The IMF’s specialist Africa team is in…

PRESIDENT KENYATTA WOOS DIASPORA KENYANS WITH DUTY-FREE CARS

PRESIDENT KENYATTA WOOS DIASPORA KENYANS WITH DUTY-FREE CARS

NEW YORK - President Uhuru Kenyatta said the government will implement a temporary program to allow Kenyans living abroad import right-hand-drive vehicles duty-free starting November 2014. Kenyatta had pledged that…

PRESIDENT, 77, GOES MISSING AT THE UN AS GOVERNMENT DENIES ILLNESS

PRESIDENT, 77, GOES MISSING AT THE UN AS GOVERNMENT DENIES ILLNESS

LUSAKA - A mystery no-show at the United Nations General Assembly raised speculations about the state of health of Zambia’s 77-year-old president, Michael Sata. Sata recently told the Lusaka parliament,…

MAN GETS JAIL TERM FOR TEXTING EX-GIRLFRIEND 21, 801 TIMES

MAN GETS JAIL TERM FOR TEXTING EX-GIRLFRIEND 21, 801 TIMES

PARIS – A 33-year-old French man has been sent to prison after phoning and texting his ex-girlfriend 21,807 times. The man admitted that his behavior “was stupid”. The unnamed defendant,…

GUILTY PLEA FOR EGYPTIAN MAN LINKED TO EMBASSY BOMMBINGS IN KENYA AND TANZANIA

GUILTY PLEA FOR EGYPTIAN MAN LINKED TO EMBASSY BOMMBINGS IN KENYA AND TANZANIA

NAIROBI – An Egyptian man accused of helping to plan the 1998 bombings of U.S. embassies in Kenya and Tanzania has pleaded guilty in federal court in New York. But…

KENYANS MARK WESTGATE MALL MASSACRE ANNIVASSARY WITH EMOTIONS

KENYANS MARK WESTGATE MALL MASSACRE ANNIVASSARY WITH EMOTIONS

NAIROBI – Kenya marked the first anniversary of Nairobi’s Westgate mall massacre, remembering the 67 people killed by Somali Islamist gunmen and those who risked their lives to stop them.…

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