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Tests will confirm Kabras Sugar is top quality, West Kenya says

Kabras Sugar surpasses quality standards, West Kenya Sugar Company has said following claims that it it unfit for consumption. The claims arose on social media after sugar repackaged in Kabras bags was seized by government agencies. COFEK said results of tests conducted at the government chemist showed the impurities in the …

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Pay rugby boys quickly, Brand Kenya boss tells KRU

Bidco Group Director Chris Diaz wants the salary impasse between the Kenya Sevens rugby team and Kenya Rugby Union resolved as soon as possible. Shujaas opted to play with their Brand Kenya sponsorship mark covered during the Paris Sevens at the weekend due to the non-payment of salaries. The move …

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How Afya House tricked Kenya into buying unusable mobile clinics

Lands Principal Secretary Nicholas Muraguri and 13 other government officials are under investigation for possible collusion in a fraudulent scheme to purchase mobile clinics that are lying in waste in Mombasa. Muraguri, who was then Director of Medical Services, PS Khadija Kassachoom, and directors of Estama Investment Limited are among …

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Safaricom blocks Kenya Police on twitter

Giant telco Safaricom on Wednesday morning blocked the Kenya Police on Twitter. The Police Service revealed this by sharing a screenshot on its handle indicating it had been blocked. The image was accompanied by a tweet that said, “@Safaricom_Care we are unable to interact with you as we are blocked.” …

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There is no Ebola in Kenya, we are safe – Health CS

The government has allayed fears that the Ebola outbreak in Congo could spread into the country.Health CS Sicily Kariuki yesterday said more than 260 health officers are on standby across the country.One hundred officers have been deployed at the Jomo Kenyatta International Airport (JKIA) to strengthen routine screening of travelers.Screening …

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Kenya breaks new ground with first satellite in space

Kenya’s first satellite, built by the University of Nairobi, was deployed into the space on Friday at 1.30pm. Because of its small size, the low-orbiting satellite was first delivered into the International Space Station on April 2, from where it was thrust into space. Kenya now becomes the ninth African …

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