Kenya

Kenyan universities face great challenges in going digital. But this can be done

As an academic working at a university in Kenya, I have witnessed first-hand the massive disruption to learning caused by the COVID-19 pandemic. The situation is not unique to Kenya. Universities in neighboring Uganda, Rwanda and Ethiopia are also affected. Kenya has more than 70 universities, 38 of which are …

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Fan View: ‘Jesse is Kenya’s Messi’ – Kenyans react after Were scores four for Zesco United

Timu ya Ziko will now play in the Caf Champions League alongside Zanaco after former Tusker striker shown by example Kenyans took to social media to hail striker Jesse Were’s latest achievement after scoring four goals for Zesco United on Sunday. The imposing Harambee Star capped the 2020-21 season with …

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Positive start for Kenya in 2021 Rugby Africa Barthes Cup: the benchmark sport

The 2021 Rugby Africa Barthes Cup action between Kenya U20 and Senegal U20. [Courtesy-KRU] Kenya’s national under-20 rugby team kicked off their Rugby Africa Barthes Cup campaign on a high note after beating Senegal 50-3 in the opener at Nairobi’s Nyayo Stadium. Kenya U20, also known as ‘Chipu’, scored eight …

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Nairobi: The struggle to Africanize a colonial city | Kenya

Francis Atwoli is a man of means. Fabulously wealthy, the pugnacious 72-year-old has headed the Central Organization of Trade Unions for two decades, somewhat ironically representing more than 2.5 million low-paid workers in Kenya. Under his leadership, the labor movement has been completely neutralized as a political force, and he …

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Neuville weather kenya storm as Ogier closes the gap

Published on: 06/26/2021 – 17:06 Paris (AFP) Thierry Neuville weathered a massive storm on Saturday in his Hyundai to retain pole position on Day 2 of the Safari Rally in Kenya, but looked over his shoulder as seven-time French world champion Sébastien Ogier closed the gap to come third at …

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Kenya Barris partners with Interscope to launch label and secures ViacomCBS deal

Kenya Barris left an indelible mark in the television world as the creator of the hit series “Black-ish” which spawned two other shows, “Grown-ish “and” Mixed-ish “. Today, the showrunner has decided to try his hand at the world of music by signing a joint venture with a major record …

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Return of Safari Rally sparks excitement in Kenya

Quiet for 19 years, the Safari Rally returned to Kenya on Thursday with thousands of fans gathered in Nairobi for the historic moment in Africa. Known for its tough and rugged races across the savannah and escarpment, the race fell off the world circuit in 2002 due to safety, organizational …

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What blues from Covid-19? Kenya has 27,473 millionaires in dollars

The number of super-rich Kenyans jumped to 27,473 last year even as the Covid-19 pandemic widened the gap between the rich and the poor, according to a new wealth report. Report from Switzerland-based financial conglomerate Credit Suisse shows percentage of adult Kenyans with more than $ 1 million (Sh108 million) …

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Coronavirus outbreaks in Kisumu, Kenya

KISUMU, Kenya – Before the President of Kenya and other leaders arrived at the end of May to mark a major holiday, health officials in Kisumu on Lake Victoria saw disaster brew. Coronavirus infections were skyrocketing, hospital isolation units were filling up and the highly contagious Delta variant had been …

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