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Busy Kilindini Port of Mombasa has handled 37 cargo vessels

WFP donating massive food rations for Refugees in Tanzania

Policies must ensure communities benefit from natural capital

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Ugandan teams striving to reach at International rugby stage

CTF 151 and EU NAVFOR finish 'Operation Dynamic Kharif'

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Combined Maritime Forces -- CMF’s Combined Task Force 151 has led an operation, in close cooperation with EU NAVFOR Somalia, to deter, disrupt and deny acts of piracy off the coast of Somalia. With the onset of seasonal weather conditions which are now more suitable for skiffs and small boats, coupled with recent piracy activities in first half of 2017, the threat of piracy remains real. In order counter this threat, CTF 151 led ‘Focused Operation Dynamic Kharif’, which was conducted off the coast of Somalia between 14 – 28 September 2017. This tremendous multi-national effort resulted in piracy remaining deterred, the maritime community being reassured and freedom of navigation ensured. PHOTOS AND GRAPHIC - COMBINED MARITIME FORCES

 

Experts on common ground fighting Poultry diseases in Africa

African Union calls for Peaceful Resolution of Kenya Disputes

South Africa strengthen Regulation against Money Laundering

Mombasa Cuisine: Binny's Food & Travel Diary special feature

United States help Zimbabwe in fight against human trafficking

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Electoral contenders holding crucial talks ahead of repeat vote

Serbia escort soldiers in 'live' firing Exercise off Somalia Coast


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Government closes University of Nairobi over students unrest

One dead as Kenya police break up anti-electoral law protests

Kenyan mobile phone subscribers show 2.8 per cent increase

Rising heart disease puts more pressure on Kenya healthcare

Turkey builds presence in Africa with Military Base in Somalia

Turkey builds presence in Africa with military base in Somalia | Coastweek

MOGADISHU (Xinhua) -- Turkish military commander Haluma Akara [left] plants a tree during the opening of the new Turkish military training base in Mogadishu. Somali Prime Minister Hassan Ali Khayre [right] plants a tree during the opening of the new Turkish military training base in Mogadishu. Turkey on Saturday opened its biggest overseas military base in Somalia’s capital to cement bilateral ties and build a presence in East Africa, Turkey military source said. XINHUA PHOTOS - FAISAL ISSE

 

Scientist says land degradation fuels E. Africa food insecurity

Scientist sorting database to fight E. Africa forest degradation

Mozambique president admits meeting with Opposition leader

FOCUS: Fresh fire fight in South Sudan has killed 90 near Juba

CAF names three Countries to replace Kenya as CHAN Hosts

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Tanzanians awarding Turkish firm US 1.92 billion railway deal

WFP has cut food rations by 30 percent for refugees in Kenya

WFP has cut food rations by 30 percent for refugees in Kenya | Coastweek

EXPONENTIAL EXPANSION -- Kakuma is a town in northwestern Turkana County. It is the site of a UNHCR refugee camp, established in 1991. The population of Kakuma town was 60,000 in 2014, having grown from around 8,000 in 1990. In 1991, the camp was established to host the 12,000 unaccompanied minors who had fled the war in Sudan and came walking from camps in Ethiopia. The camp is located on the outskirts of Kakuma town, which is the headquarters for Turkana West District of Turkana County. Kakuma camp now has a population of 183,542 registered refugees and asylum-seekers. WIKIPEDIA PHOTO - MATIJA KOVAC

 

Kenyans beefing up security amid protests over electoral laws

Kenya youth grappling with depression amid school pressures

Kenya campaigners urge investment in 'safety nets' for elderly

Kenya Port retain KECOSO championship Mawasiliano shield

Northern Tanzania book second slot in Mombasa transit cargo

Northern Tanzania books second slot in Mombasa transit cargo | Coastweek

MOMBASA (Kenya Ports Authority) -- Loading and offloading of containers [right] by the ship to shore gantries. Adequate and reliable yard equipment; Enabler [left] for fast truck turnaround. PHOTOS - KENYA PORTS AUTHORITY

 

Kibera and Mathare gearing up for Nairobi Slum Film Festival

Development of Fist Ball in Kenya facing Equipment Shortage

Kenyans join rest of the world in celebrating World Rhino Day

It isn’t possible to get the old Somalia back – historian Ingiriisy

Former champion Paul Tergat will head Kenya Olympics' body

Francis Kinyili Paul is re-elected as NOC-K Secretary General

Athletics calendar altered to accommodate international events


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Kenya herbalist make financial windfall during Clinician strike

Kenya aces ready for China Hengshui International Marathon

Edna Kiplagat will test Mary Keitany over New York Marathon

Amos Kipruto seeks to conquer Amsterdam marathon course

Ex-runner faults Berlin marathon organizer in world record bid

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Green and gilded opportunities likely follow Kenyan plastics ban

Kwale students given Scholarship to Higher Learning Institution

School fees cheque handover | Coastweek

Base Titanium’s Life skills Superintendent in community relations Juma Lumumbah (far left) and Msambweni Sub-County Administrator Hamisi Mwandaro (second left) handover a school fees cheque to a parent during the awarding ceremony..

 

Proposed Law change widen rifts ahead of Kenya repeat polls

Kenya tourist arrivals in 2017 to drop over political uncertainty

Team deploy to retrieve Chinese tourist’s body from mountain

Expert alarmed over surge in Cardiovascular disease in Kenya

Zanzibar pledge to improve judiciary and justice administration

Government denies blocking Opposition leaders from travelling

Kenyan political talks flop after proposal to amend election laws

Kenya political talks flop after proposals to amend election law | Coastweek

NAIROBI (Xinhua) -- National Super Alliance (NASA) supporters [left] demonstrate along the streets of Nairobi. Political tension is rising in Kenya as the opposition National Super Alliance (NASA) on Tuesday began countrywide protests against electoral commission officials who it accuses of bungling the Aug. 8 presidential polls. NAIROBI (Xinhua) -- Kenyan opposition presidential candidate Raila Odinga [second right] addresses journalists in Nairobi. Raila Odinga on Tuesday criticized the government for withdrawing his security detail and that of his running mate Kalonzo Musyoka. XINHUA PHOTOS - ALLAN MUTISO and FRED MUTUNE

 

Kenya to scale up investment in sanitation amid cholera scare

Inefficient border procedures cost Africa nations dearly: expert

UN to assist African governments with climate change funding

Bahraini and Kenyan athletes face off in Cardiff Half marathon

Kenyans rush to beat November Solar Water Heating Deadline


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China showcases literature, ancient printing at the Nairobi fair
 

Nairobi International Book Fair | Coastweek

NAIROBI (Xinhua) -- Chinese artist Wei Lizhong (right) shows a visitor the ancient Chinese woodblock printing and local students visit the Nairobi International Book Fair in Nairobi, on Sept. 27, 2017. A delegation of Chinese publishing sector on Wednesday showcased medical books and displayed woodblock printing during the opening day of the five-day Nairobi International Book Fair, which is on its 20th edition this year. XINHUA/LYU SHUAI


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Tapio, Baryan, Duncan Resume KNRC Battle On Guru Nanak Rally

Stig Blomqvist in the Classic Porsche 911 | Coastweek

“Flying Finn” Tapio Laukkanen, leader Ian Duncan, youngster Manvir Baryan and Carl “Flash” Tundo will resume their battle for supremacy in this year’s Kenya National Rally Championship series when they take part in this weekend’s Multiple Hauliers Guru Nanak Rally on Sunday


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Shree Cutchi Leva Red winners | Coastweek

Winner Shree Cutchi Leva Red - Standing [from right] Ramila Bhudia, Nency Bhudia, Kanta Bhanderi, Manju Pindoria, Vasanti Sanghani, Sneha Hirani, Vaibhavi Varsani, Sanjni Varsani , Vanita Varsani , Premila Varsani , Dilan Varsani , Adarsh Varsani. Sitting [from right] Nirali Bhudia, Uma Bhudia, Manju Patel.

 


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Restaurant owner Roberto Miano and Sarova Whitesands Beach Resort and Spa Executive Chef Gurpreet Singh Mehta.

Heritage Day celebrated in South Africa | Coastweek

MOORREESBURG (Xinhua) -- Participants perform a lion dance during the Heritage Day celebr-ation in South Africa.

 
 


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Nairobi riot police break up demonstrations over elections body

Nairobi riot police break up demonstrations over elections body | Coastweek

NAIROBI (Xinhua) -- National Super Alliance (NASA) supporters are dispersed by police during a demonstration in Nairobi. NASA supporters on Tuesday marched to the Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC) headquarters to force its top officials to resign for allegedly bungling the Aug. 8 general election. XINHUA PHOTO - CHARLES ONYANGO

 


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South Coast residents joining hands in Tiwi Gazi Beach Clean Up

South Coast residents join hands in Tiwi Diani Beach Clean Up | Coastweek

South Coast Residents’ Association covered two kilometres in Tiwi and then from the Kongo Mosque up to Gazi and collected 1,165kg (over one ton) of trash from the beach and we estimated that over 500 people including the three people Kwale County Government Department of Tourism, Investment, Promotion and ICT participated. PHOTO - SOUTH COAST RESIDENTS’ ASSOCIATION

 


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Conservationists worry on depletion of Ewaso Nyiro river basin

Conservationists alarm at depletion of Ewaso Nyiro river basin | coastweek

View of the Ewaso N’giro River in Kenya: Ewaso Ng’iro [a.k.a. Ewaso Nyiro] rises on the west side of Mount Kenya and flows north then east and finally south-east, passing through Somalia where it joins the Jubba River. The upper basin of the Ewaso Ng’iro River is 15,200-square-kilometre (5,900 sq mi).The river has a continuous water supply due to the glaciers on Mount Kenya. WIKIPEDIA PHOTO - FREDERIC SALEIN

 


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Turkish Airlines expand Africa network with new Zanzibar service

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Mombasa Nairobi Standard Gauge Railway XINHUA PHOTOS - CHEN CHENG

 

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  Passenger train on test run crossing new Mazeras Railway Bridge | Coastweek  

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  MOMBASA (Xinhua) -- Mombasa-Nairobi Standard Gauge Railway passenger train is seen while on a test run crossing the new Mazeras Railway Bridge. Work on the multi billion shilling China-funded construction project is almost finished as a Kenyan official said the work was now "98 percent completed." During the implementation of phase one of the SGR project, over 25,000 local employees secured jobs as technicians and supervisors. Chinese engineers have also trained their Kenyan counterparts on railways construction and hi-tech maintenance. XINHUA PHOTO - CHEN CHENG  
 

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  Mombasa Nairobi Standard Gauge Railway Line at Emali Station | Coastweek   Modern Mombasa Railway Terminus near Moi International Airport | Coastweek    
 

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  Pedestrian Footbridge at Emali Station.   Mombasa Railway Station near airport.   Mombasa Railway Station reception area.  
     

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Mombasa-Nairobi SGR passenger train on Mazeras Railway Bridge | Coastweek

  Chinese built Mombasa-Nairobi Railway passenger unit Voi Station | Coastweek   Chinese built Mombasa-Nairobi-Railway port and rail loading yard | Coastweek  
 

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  Railway line crossing Marimberti Bridge.   Passenger loading unit at Voi Station.   Port and rail loading yard near Mombasa.  
     

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  Passenger train on test run crossing new Mazeras Railway Bridge | Coastweek   Chinese built Mombasa-Nairobi Railway Park views at Tsavo River | Coastweek   China-built Mombasa-Nairobi Railway view near Emali Station | Coastweek  
 

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  Passenger train on Mazeras Rail Bridge.   Park views at Tsavo River Super Bridge.   Railway line heading out of Emali Station.  
             
 

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High expectations from almost complete Mombasa-Nairobi railway project

 

 

 

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