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Xinhua: BEIJING, May 26 (Xinhua) -- ChineseState CouncilorWang Yong will attend a ceremony in Kenya to mark the completion of the railway linking Mombasa and...
China Daily: A special representative of PresidentXi Jinping will attend the opening ceremony of a flagship railway project in Kenya next week, a Foreign Ministry spokesman said on Friday. The Mombasa-Nairobi...
Xinhua: NAIROBI, May 26 (Xinhua) -- Growing Sino-Kenya ties are going to boost Kenya's economic growth, a Chinese embassy official said on Friday. Economic and Commercial counselor at the Chinese Embassy in Kenya Guo Ce said in a commentary published in a local daily...
Coastweek: by Joy Nabukewa MOMBASA (Xinhua) -- Muslims around the world will be fasting over the weekend to commemorate the first revelation of the Koran to Prophet Mohammed. MombasaCounty Commissioner Evans Achoki said police have been deployed across the county to...
Coastweek: MANDERA, Kenya, (Xinhua) -- ManderaEast Deputy County commissionerLawrence Omondi said the deceased were part of GovernorAli IbrahimRoba’s security team and were escorting him for a political campaign in Lafey when the incident happened. The governor’s...
All Africa: [Nation] Women and youth groups in Mombasa have benefited from Sh10 million distributed from the Mombasa County Revolving Fund. ......
All Africa: [Nation] MombasaGovernorAli Hassan Joho has picked a lecturer at the Technical University of Mombasa (TUM), Dr William Kingi, as his running mate as he seeks to defend his seat in the August 8 elections. ......
All Africa: [New Times] RwandaU-16 basketball teams (boys and girls) started residential training camp on Wednesday in preparation for the forthcoming FIBAZone V Championships that will be held simultaneously from June 1-6 in Mombasa, Kenya. ......
China Daily: BEIJING - Since China proposed the Belt and RoadInitiative in 2013, traditional trade and production centers in China'sGuangdong province, represented by such cities as Guangzhou and Dongguan, have seen and seized the new opportunities for further...
Xinhua: by Joy Nabukewa MOMBASA, Kenya, May 25 (Xinhua) -- The Kenyan government on Thursday warned of possible terror attacks by Al-Shabaab in the coastal city of Mombasa during Ramadhan. Muslims around the world will be fasting over the weekend to commemorate the...
Deseret News: NAIROBI, Kenya — The usual excitement that builds toward Ramadan has been tempered this year as food shortages and skyrocketing prices threaten to mar observance of the holy month for many East African Muslims. Religious leaders fear the sharp rise in...
Public Technologies: East African Legislative Assembly; Arusha, Tanzania; 25 May 2017: The EAC today presented for consideration Budget estimates for the Financial Year 2017/2018, totaling $110,130,183 to the East African Legislative Assembly Sitting in Arusha. Uganda's State...
AfricaMetro: AfricaMetro.Com The BestNews website in Africa A Kenyan actor based in Mombasa is mourning the loss of his wife during child birth on Monday at Aga Khan Hospital, Mombasa. Dan Kinyajui better known as Dan Sonko over the weekend had rushed his wife Druscillah...
All Africa: [Capital FM] MombasaGovernorHassan Joho has picked Dr William Kingi, a Senior Lecturer at the Technical University of Mombasa, as his running mate for the gubernatorial race in the August 8 General Election. ......