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Africa · Nairobi

Detectives rescue 60 victims of human trafficking in Embakasi

The victims were aged between 14 and 50 years old. They had been brought into the country from two neighbouring countries. The victims are believed to be part of a larger human trafficking syndicate. The suspects are being held at different police stations in Nairobi pending legal procedures.See the Story
Uhuru Kenyatta · Nairobi

Kenyan president waves off WRC safari rally

100% Left coverage: 1 sources
NAIROBI, June 23 (Xinhua) -- Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta has flagged off the second edition of the World Rally Championship (WRC) that started in the capitaSee the Story
United Nations · Nairobi

As deadline looms, countries struggle to agree on protecting nature

100% Center coverage: 2 sources
With only two days left to hash out a U.N. draft agreement to protect global biodiversity, organizers on Friday urged delegates in Nairobi to "pick up the pace".See the Story
Africa · Nairobi

Roots Party appoints Omar Lali Nationwide Coordinator of Beach Boys Association

The Lamu-based beach boy shot into the limelight after being linked to the alleged murder of businesswoman Tecra Muigai in 2020. Lali will be in charge of the group's activities countywide, the party said in a statement on Thursday, June 23, 2022.See the Story
Somali · Somali

Shabaab militants stop bus, lecture passengers for hours

100% Left coverage: 1 sources
The incident happened in Dabacity area, Kutulo, near the Kenya-Somalia border. The bus was ferrying passengers from Nairobi to Mandera when the heavily armed men stopped it. They ordered all passengers to get out of the bus and searched for non-locals for more than two hours in vain.See the Story
Africa · Nairobi

CAK deactivates over 120,000 sim cards

The number of active SIM cards declined by 124,689 to stand at 64.9 million down from 65.1 million subscriptions in the preceding quarter. The decline in SIM subscriptions is partly attributed to the ongoing SIM registration exercise during which a number of SIM cards have been deactivated. At the same time, the mobile penetration has dropped by 2.5 percentage points to 131.4 per cent.See the Story
Nairobi · Nairobi

Boy in hospital after being defiled by mother's lover in Nairobi

A four year old boy is admitted at a city hospital after being defiled by his mother's lover. Her mother Irene Nduku 30, was arrested alongside her lover Samuel Agesa, 32 on Thursday. The child recounted how Agesa who is a boda boda rider, defiled him.See the Story
Africa · Nairobi

Feature: Chinese language, culture inspiring Kenyan youth to scale heights

100% Left coverage: 1 sources
NAIROBI, June 25 (Xinhua) -- Dressed in an elegant maroon suit and shiny leather shoes, Hansnick Omondi electrified the audience at Kenya oldest university audiSee the Story
Oceania · Nairobi

As deadline looms, countries struggle to agree on protecting nature

NAIROBI (Reuters) – With only two days left to hash out a U.N. draft agreement to protect global biodiversity, organizers on Friday urged delegates in Nairobi to “pick up the pace”.“We cannot afford to spend hours discussing one line of text,” Basile van Havre, one of the two co-chairs of the talks, told Reuters.See the Story
Africa · Nairobi

Kenya holds Chinese language proficiency contest

100% Left coverage: 1 sources
NAIROBI, June 25 (Xinhua) -- Kenya largest and oldest university, the University of Nairobi, on Friday held the preliminary round of a Chinese language proficieSee the Story
Nairobi · Nairobi

Musings on a boat ride in Nairobi

Boat for hire in Nairobi's Uhuru Park has eyeballs that throb with each stare. The throb does not fade. It does not go. It is there. At the front of the socket. The place where the two enter coitus. The boat of Thought bobs up and down on the River of Time.See the Story
Nairobi · Nairobi

Digital number plates for Nairobi boda bodas to fight crime

Boda bodas operating within Nairobi county will be required to have digital number plates to identify them and track movements. Samwel Ng'ang'a said colour codes will identify riders working at different locations. He was speaking at a meeting convened by Flone Initiative and Women in Transport to discuss challenges faced by persons with disabilities.See the Story

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