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Kenya acquire further 500 new police vehicles to fight insecurity

Kenya acquires further 500 new police vehicles to fight insecurity | Coastweek

NAIROBI (Xinhua) -- Policemen check a new vehicle at Uhuru Park, in Nairobi. Kenya has acquired 500 new vehicles to help fight insecurity in the country by enhancing mobility and welfare for security officers. XINHUA PHOTOS - PAN SIWEI

 

Security see progress in counter-terrorism with reduced attacks

Kenya face hard qualify test at Africa Nations Cup in Cameroon

FOCUS Zimbabwe now issue flood warning: Expecting heavy rain

U.S. sanctions relief will improve Sudan economy - say analysts

Malawi Revenue Authorities seal oldest media house over taxes

Kenya minority community women eye seats during August Polls

Rwanda genocide survivors putting behind pain for re-conciliation


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Kenya final kick-off of mass registration targets six million voters

KWS report Wildlife crime increase during recent Festive season

Energy industry regulator cuts pump price for diesel, hikes petrol

Top Kenyan track athletes welcome vetting from doctors network

Mombasa's Kilindini Port expand with new Chinese-built Berth 19

Mombasa Kilindini Port expands with new China-built Berth 19t | Coastweek

MOMBASA (Xinhua) -- Weekend view at East Africa’s largest port: Mombasa's Kilindini docks. Mombasa port serves as an important logistic hub in the region, transporting containers to Tanzania, Uganda, South Sudan, Rwanda and Burundi. China helped with its 19th berth expansion project which significantly improved the port’s operational efficiency. Together with the under constructing Standard Gauge Railway which will connect Mombasa Port with Kenya’s capital Nairobi, the port will help develop the economy of this country as well as the whole East Africa. XINHUA PHOTO - SUN RUIBO

 

East African Community cuts down on annual travel expenditure

UNHCR repatriation of Somalia refugees in Kenya nears 40,000

US warn citizens to avoid Kenya-Somalia Border on terror threat

Africa states will firmly support China move to close ivory market

Strike-hit Kenya health ministry says will not hire Foreign doctors

Strike-hit Kenya health ministry says will not hire foreign doctors | Coastweek

NAIROBI (Xinhua) -- Kenya Medical Practitioners, Pharmacists and Dentists Union (KMPDU) officials follow court proceedings at the Milimani Law Courts in Nairob. The six officials of the doctors’ union on Thursday were sentenced to a one-month suspended jail term, which will be effective if they failed to call off the doctor’s strike in the next two weeks. XINHUA PHOTO - FRED MUTUNE

 

Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Yoga bends backward - becomes mini TV

Nakuru scientists urging regional farmers to reclaim soil fertility

Kenyan opposition seeking 'super alliance' to contest 2017 polls

Kenya urged to diversify export market to avoid economic shock

President touring Ziwa La Ngongombe slums Upgrading Project

Ziwa la Ngongombe slums upgrading project | Coastweek

Nyali MP Hezron Awiti Bolo shows His Excellency the President Uhuru Kenyatta the progress made by the Ziwa la Ngongombe slums upgrading project held at Bombolulu in Mombasa. [RIGHT] Nyali MP Hezron Awiti Bolo addresses government officials and stakeholders who attended the slums upgrading project at Ziwa la Ngombe in Mombasa. PHOTOS BY GEORGE OCHIENG

 

Banks, insurance stocks boost bourse trading as bear-run persist

Kenya mulls zero import tax for raw minerals to develop industry

China, Tanzania to consolidate friendship, promote cooperation

President Uhuru Kenyatta visits India to shore up bilateral ties

Kenya receives six new locomotives for Mombasa-Nairobi railway

first batch of locomotives for the Mombasa-Nairobi standard gauge railway | Coastweek

MOMBASA (Xinhua) -- Kenyan Minister for Transport and Infrastructure James Macharia (c) and the Managing Director of the Kenya Railways Corporation Atanas Maina (R, front) attend the reception ceremony of the first batch of locomotives for the Mombasa-Nairobi standard gauge railway in Mombasa, Kenya, on Jan. 11, 2017. Kenya has received six locomotives from China, which will run on a China-funded standard gauge railway (SGR) due to start trial operation in June. A man stands guard [right] during the reception ceremony of the first batch of locomotives for the Mombasa-Nairobi standard gauge railway in Mombasa. XINHUA PHOTOS:SUN RUIBO

 

Kenyan court orders arrest of union officials amid doctors’ strike

Sea kidnapping hit decade high in year 2016 amid falling piracy

Nairobi bourse to start new products in search of more income

Kenyan Kirui Abel eyes third world marathon title, London glory

President Uhuru Kenyatta visits India to shore up bilateral ties

Source India - Kenya Exhibition in Nairobi | Coastweek

NAIROBI (Xinhua) -- Rajesh Swami (L), Deputy High Commissioner of India to Kenya cuts the ribbon during the official opening ceremony of Source India - Kenya Exhibition in Nairobi. [RIGHT] Manoj Singhai (L), Managing Director of Millenium Packaging Solutions Limited shakes hands with Rajesh Swami (2nd R), Deputy High Commissioner of India to Kenya during the official opening ceremony of Source India - Kenya Exhibition in Nairobi, Jan. 11,  2017. “Source India” focuses on cost effective promotion of Indian businesses and facilitate direct access to buyers in potential foreign markets. XINHUA PHOTO: CHARLES ONYANGO

 

Sacred African Ankole Longhorn cattle still on verge of extinction

Surviving tides over Ugandan and DR Congo’s 'killer' Lake Albert

KWS Chairman Richard Leakey commends China for 'Ivory Ban'

FOCUS: Burundi cancel civil society for 'tarnishing national image'

AfDB approve funding to support Mutunguru Hydropower project


 

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Lamu Island Celebrates the Annual Mega Maulid Cultural Festival

Local stick dance and swim winner and tour guide award | Coastweek

Seen [from left] Lamu East Businessman, Mohamed Madhubuti joins elders in a local stick dance in Lamu Island. Kenya Ports Authority’s Official Hajji Masemo [left] presents an award to Hamid Muhasham [right] at Mukunguni Sqaure in Lamu. Muhasham was the winner of a swimming event. Mombasa Maize Millers Director, Ali Ahmed [left] presents an award to the team leader of Lamu tour Guides Omar Kadawa [right] at Mukunguni Sqaure in Lamu County. Kadawa’s team won the Tug of war event against Lamu County Government Inspectorate in a tug of war event which was among the activities at this year’s week-long annual Lamu Maulid festivals. PHOTOS BY PWANI IMAGES


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Kenyan court orders arrest of union officials amid doctors’ strike

KMPDU officials follow court proceedings | Coastweek

NAIROBI (Xinhua) -- Kenya Medical Practitioners, Pharmacists and Dentists Union (KMPDU) officials follow court proceedings at the Milimani Law Courts in Nairobi, capital of Kenya, Jan. 12, 2017. The six officials of the doctors’ union on Thursday were sentenced to a one-month suspended jail term, which will be effective if they failed to call off the doctor’s strike in the next two weeks. XINHUA PHOTO” FRED MUTUNE

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Noor-E-Islam Sports Club Crowned Coast Volleyball Champions

Noor-E-Islam Sports Team | Coastweek

Nooreislam Sports Club finished the Year 2016 in Style after being CROWNED the CHAMPIONS of COAST in the game of Traditional Volleyball. TEAM NEI-GULLIANS - Standing [from right] AbdulAziz Ali Dada, Capt. Mohamed Sumra, Rahim Jethwa, Uzair Dada and Sajjid Mansur. Seated [from right] Amir Mustafa (Capt), Umer Salloo, Shahid Mansur, Abdulkader Jethwa and Ejaz Hafiz.

 


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Huge concrete pillars, the seemingly unending tracks and nicely-built stations of a Chinese-built railway are becoming new tourist attractions in Kenya, known for its sandy beaches and wildlife parks. Stretching from the Mombasa port to the capital Nairobi, the first phase of the standard gauge railway is yet to be completed but has already attracted throngs to get a glimpse.

 

 

Kenya Water Week | Coastweek

Staff from D&S, Bioliff, Grundfos and Dow with D&S Group Chair-man Alec Davis at the 2016 Kenya Water Week exhibition at KICC.

Sarova Whitesands Beach Resort and Spa Ushers in 2017 | Coastweek

Isaac Mutisya, a cook at Sarova Whitesands Beach Resort and spa prepares Nyama Choma for guests during the New Year’s party.

 
 


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South Africa ANC pledges to overcome continuing unity challenge

South Africa ANC pledges to overcome continuing unity challenge | Coastweek

JOHANNESBURG (Xinhua) -- Members of the African National Congress (ANC) rally to celebrate the 105th anniversary of the establishment of the ANC at Orlando Stadium, Soweto, southwest of Johannesburg, South Africa, on Jan. 8, 2017. South Africa’s ruling party the ANC celebrated its 105th birthday here on Sunday. XINHUA PHOTO: ZHAI JIANLAN

 

 


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Adil Mirza making driving debut in 'Coast Peekee' team at Vipingo

Adil Mirza makes driving debut at Coast Peekee team in Vipingo | Coastweek

Coast Rallying Royalty -- Ihzar 'Izzy' Mirza and his brother Ali Mirza - Ali, who started his racing career with go karts at GP Karting Nairobi, Nakuru’s Solai and Mombasa Go Kart tracks, will drive his dad’s Subaru GC8 which has over the years been synonymous with the Mirzas.

 


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