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Kenya ready for U20 title defense: standard sport

Vincent Keter celebrates after winning the men’s 1,500m final in the U20 World Championship testing at Kasarani Stadium yesterday. [Stafford Ondego, Standard] Kenya has won at least five overall titles at the World Under-20 Athletics Championships since its inception in 1986. The nation is second in the medal standings with …

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We are ready to move the wheels

Dr Vivian Whatley shoots at a target after his inspection visit to the Kirigiti range. [The Standard] The 15th edition of the IDPA Africa Championships will take place in Kenya from September 2-5, 2021. Kenya National Association of Gun Owners (NGAO-K) President Martin Chengo expressed confidence in its capacity to …

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Kenya as a gateway to millions of learners

Photo: Marcel Crozet / International Labor Organization / Flickr In July, the UK and Kenya will jointly host a summit in London on behalf of the Global Partnership for Education, which supports access to schooling in low-income countries. Much of the $ 5 billion the two countries hope to raise …

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Kenya’s economy to rebound this year but remains vulnerable – World Bank

NAIROBI, June 30 (Reuters) – Kenya’s economy to grow 4.5% this year as vaccinations and easing lockdown help it recover from a coronavirus-induced slump last year , although it has always remained very vulnerable to the pandemic, the World Bank announced on Wednesday. . The growth of the East African …

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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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