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FOCUS: Former Gambian President agrees 'will leave peacefully'
 
Aga Khan Hospitals Sign Ksh. 2.8 Billion Agreement With AFD

Aga Khan Hospitals Sign Ksh. 2.8 Billion Agreement With AFD | Coastweek

Honourable Hassan Ali Joho presides over the signing ceremony of US $19.5 million towards the improvement and expansion of the Aga Khan Hospitals. Azim Lakhani, Resident Representative, Aga Khan Development Network, Kenya and His Excellency Mr Antoine Sivan, French Ambassador to Kenya sign the agreement. Looking are Bruno Deprince (AFD) (seated right), Waziri Mohammed Abdi, County Executive for Health, Moyez Alibhai Chairman Aga Khan Health Service, Kenya and Noorali Momin Chief Executive Officer Aga Khan Hospital, Mombasa.

 

President appoints archbishop Eliud Wabukala as anti-graft chief

Burundian peacekeepers serving in Somalia to get salary arrears

South Sudan need protection force to restore trust and credibility

FOCUS: Rwanda police get tough on transnational organized crime

Kenyan universities paralysed after lecturers down tools over pay

Kenya universities paralysed after lecturers down tools over pay | Coastweek

NAIROBI (Xinhua) -- Staff members from public universities march during a strike in Nairobi. Learning in Kenyan public universities was on Thursday paralyzed as faculty members and subordinate workers went on strike citing the government’s failure to honour a pay increase deal signed in 2013. XINHUA PHOTO - PAN SIWEI

 

Kenyan smallholders adapting diversification: Boost food security

Tanzania ruling party blame opposition over food shortage claims

Zambia meteorological body warn of flash floods in five provinces

Over 3,000 Burundi households face hunger in Bubanza province

Africans need new tech to reduce food waste say Nairobi experts

EU NAVFOR train Tanzanian Navy and Police in Dar es Salaam

Canadian tourist thrilled on visit to Voyager Ziwani Tented Camp

Canadian tourist thrilled on visit to spectacular Voyager Ziwani Tented Camp | Coastweek

With a spectacular view of mystical Mount Kilimanjaro, and easy access to the wild attractions of Tsavo West National Park, Heritage Hotels 'Voyager Ziwani Tented Camp' offers a tranquil retreat in one of the wildest places left on Earth. Located on a private sanctuary on the western edge of Tsavo, the camp sits on a secluded dam on the Sante River – home to turtles, crocodiles and hundreds of basking hippos.

 

Kenyan lecturers prepare to begin strike despite new court order

President Uhuru Kenyatta appointing members of Electoral body

Kenya Pipeline to construct new Oil jetty to serve regional states

Ministry bans poultry imports from Uganda over Avian Flu scare

Coast hoteliers deplore latest Travel warning from United States


 

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Kenya's electoral body decries low voter registration turnout

Mass voter registration | Coastweek

NAIROBI (Xinhua) -- Kenya's opposition leader Raila Odinga (2nd L) hands over a voter card to a successful applicant during the official launch of the second and final phase of the mass voter registration in Nairobi, on Jan. 16, 2017. A voter presses his fingers on the Biometric Voter Registration (BVR) machine to have his biometric details captured at a voter registration center in Nairobi. Kenya's final kick-off of mass voter registration will target six million new voters, the electoral body said on Sunday. The 30-day countrywide mass voter registration drive runs from Jan. 16 to Feb. 14. XINHUA PHOTOS: CHARLES ONYANGO


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Egypt hunter, Salah Tolba, turns hobby into running private zoo

Egypt hunter, Salah Tolba, turns hobby into running private zoo | Coastweek

GIZA (Xinhua) -- A man with a python on his shoulder at Tolba’s private zoo in Giza, Egypt while another feeds a monkey at Tolba’s private zoo in Giza, Egypt, on Jan. 14, 2017. Africano Tolba Village is a private zoo established by 50-year-old hunter Salah Tolba. He decided to turn his hobby into an animal exhibition business via a rare licensed private zoo. XINHUA PHOTO: AHMED GOMAA AND ZHAO DINGZHE

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154 Golfers Battle for Nyali Golf Country Club Lady Captain's Prize

Nyali Golf and Country Club 2016 Lady Captain Prize | Coastweek

Joyce Masai, [centre], winner with 15 points during 2016 Nyali Golf and Country Club 2016 Lady Captain Prize (Terry Odoo), receives a prize from Yobesh Oyaro and Lady Captain Terry Odoo. Mike Lessons, [left], Men Subsidiary winner with 43 points, receives a prize from Eddy Ouko at Nyali Golf and Country Club. GOLF PHOTOS COURTESY OF GILBERT ONCHOKE

 


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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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Water Borehole Donated at Bureni Village, Vipingo | Coastweek

Free water borehole was donated by Paruben Jayantilal Prajapati in memory of Late Ratanben Karamshi Manjuu at Bureni village.

Africa-France Summit | Coastweek

French President shakes hands with Malian President prior to the opening ceremony of the 27th Africa-France Summit in Bamako.

 
 


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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

 


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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

 


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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

 


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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

 


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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

 

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