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News Kenya » Nairobi: Kenya's top court considers case to legalize homosexuality

News channel or source: https://www.cnn.com/2018/02/23/africa/case-legalize-homosexuality-kenya/index.html
Publication date: hursday 22 February 2018

Nairobi, Kenya (CNN)Kenya's High Court began hearing a case that may decriminalize homosexuality. It's a significant step in East Africa, where homosexuality is illegal in almost every country in the region and in 38 countries in total across the continent ...

News Kenya » Nairobi: Amid claims of police brutality in Kenya, a watchdog fails to bite

News channel or source: https://www.reuters.com/investigates/special-report/kenya-police-watchdog/
Publication date: hursday 22 February 2018

Kenya, an east African nation of 48 million, is famed for sprawling safari parks teeming with wildlife and for sunny, sandy beaches. But it has also long had a violent underbelly that earned its capital, Nairobi, the nickname “Nairobbery.” In 2016 ...

News Kenya » Nairobi: Kenya: Nairobi Intensifies Crackdown on Hawkers, Boda Boda Operators

News channel or source: http://allafrica.com/stories/201802240017.html
Publication date: Friday 23 February 2018

Police and county officers clashed with hawkers and boda boda operators in Nairobi city centre on Friday during a crackdown dubbed 'Operation Fagia Nairobi County'. Gunshots and cries of help rented the air the officers, hawkers and boda boda operators ...

News Kenya » Nairobi: Kenya's KenGen says H1 pretax profit down 7 pct

News channel or source: https://af.reuters.com/article/investingNews/idAFKCN1G80AP-OZABS
Publication date: Friday 23 February 2018

NAIROBI (Reuters) - Power producer Kenya Electricity Generating Company (KenGen) posted a 7 percent drop in pretax profit for the first half of its financial year to 6.08 billion shillings ($59.7 million) as depreciation expenses rose. The company said in ...

News Kenya » Nairobi: Kenya's only ice hockey team aims for Beijing Olympics

News channel or source: http://www.krdo.com/sports/kenyas-only-ice-hockey-team-aims-for-beijing-olympics/706415782
Publication date: Friday 23 February 2018

"It's not been easy for us," the 31-year-old tells CNN Sport. "In Kenya we have different sports -- soccer, athletics, rugby. I played all that, but after an ice rink came to Nairobi we decided to take on a new sport, something unique. "Some friends ...

News Kenya » Nairobi: Rights group challenges Kenya's anti-gay laws in court

News channel or source: http://www.foxnews.com/world/2018/02/22/rights-group-challenges-kenyas-anti-gay-laws-in-court.html
Publication date: hursday 22 February 2018

NAIROBI, Kenya – Kenya's High Court has begun hearing arguments in a case that challenges parts of the penal code seen as targeting the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender communities. The National Gay and Lesbian Human Rights Commission argues that ...

News Kenya » Nairobi: 50 Ethiopian immigrants arrested in Kenya

News channel or source: http://www.ethiopianreview.com/index/87569
Publication date: hursday 22 February 2018

More than 50 Ethiopian immigrants were on Friday arrested at Baba Dogo and Huruma estates, Nairobi, Kenya. Detectives from the Transnational Organised Crime Unit suspect that the immigrants were being trafficked to South Africa through Tanzania.

News Kenya » Nairobi: Kenya pipeline boosts oil-storage capacity by 22% with tanks

News channel or source: http://www.worldoil.com/news/2018/2/23/kenya-pipeline-boosts-oil-storage-capacity-by-22-with-tanks
Publication date: Friday 23 February 2018

NAIROBI (Bloomberg) -- Kenya Pipeline Co. will spend 5.3 billion shillings ($52 million) building four new tanks that will increase its storage space by more than a fifth, Managing Director Joe Sang said. KPC is adding capacity to meet growing demand for ...

News Kenya » Nairobi: Nairobi Summit To Discuss Impact Of Digital Technology On Africa’s Economy

News channel or source: https://www.africa.com/nairobi-summit-discuss-impact-digital-technology-africas-economy/
Publication date: hursday 22 February 2018

The role played by digital technology in the development of Africa’s economy will take centre stage at the Innovation Summit Africa set for Nairobi on March 6 th ... a wide range of topics ranging from Kenya’s position as a leading digital hub in ...

News Kenya » Nairobi: Kenya to allocate 38 mln USD to combat drought

News channel or source: http://www.topix.com/ke/nairobi/2018/02/kenya-to-allocate-38-mln-usd-to-combat-drought?fromrss=1
Publication date: Friday 23 February 2018

Kenya plans to allocate 38 million U.S. dollars to combat drought for the next three months, a senior official said Friday. Eugene Wamalwa, Cabinet Secretary in the Ministry of Devolution and the Arid and Semi Arid Lands, said in Nairobi that there are 3.4 ...