Kenya

Texas Woman’s Tea launch empowers women farmers in Kenya

Women CEOs launch Tea Alliance with a mission New, high-quality organic products also support Houston’s only infant food bank I am excited about this business for several reasons. The third is being able to partner with another tea company owned by a very respected woman who is just as passionate …

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Kenya actress Kate stars in new Kenyan film

It could be the next big thing in Kenya’s film industry. A production by Kenyan filmmakers Philip Karanja and Abel Mutua, known for their acting roles in the Tahidi High series, has hit screens. Dubbed A Grand Little Lie (GLL), the film reportedly took 40 days to produce. “Exactly 40 …

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NBK, to finance water and sanitation service providers in Nairobi, Kenya

The National Bank of Kenya (NBK) is about to roll out a fundraising program that aims to support businesses providing water, sanitation and hygiene services in Kenya. The Ministry of Water, Sanitation and Irrigation made the announcement and said the bank will launch the program with funding of US $ …

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HRW exposes LGBT human rights violations in Ghana, Kenya and Rwanda – Erase 76 crimes

Arbitrary arrests in Ghana. Homophobic censorship in Kenya. Raids of LGBT people in Rwanda. Human Rights Watch has shone the spotlight on each of these abuses in recent days. Protesters at the Ghanaian Consulate in New York are calling for the defeat of the anti-LGBTQ bill currently awaiting passage by …

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Abortion stigma could be death sentence for Kenyan women

Victoria Atieno was waiting at a Nairobi bus stop when she felt blood spurting from her body, the result of a secret self-induced abortion – a method used by thousands of Kenyan women, with potentially fatal consequences. Kenya’s constitution made it easier to access abortion in 2010, but entrenched stigma …

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Kenya Moore on Dancing with the Stars, Split: RHOA

Bravo Insider Exclusivity! Create a free profile to get unlimited access to exclusive videos, sweepstakes and more! Register for free to view Kenya Moore has faced its fair share of ups and downs over the years, including her recent divorce from Marc Daly, with whom she shares her 2-year-old daughter, …

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Half of Kenya’s unemployed give up looking for work

Economy Half of Kenya’s unemployed give up looking for work Thursday, September 30, 2021 Graduates line up for job interviews. PHOTO FILE | NMG By CHARLES MWANIKIMore from this author Summary The majority of those who left employment are aged 20 to 24 with 363,018, followed by 25-29 with 232,146. …

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Asians entering Kenya are not tourists – Government changes tone

The government has changed its mind about the large number of Asian nationals who have been spotted in Kenya in recent weeks. In a statement on Wednesday, September 29, Senior Home Secretary Karanja Kibicho explained videos circulating online showing large numbers of Asian nationals being transported to urban areas with …

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Why Kenya can’t afford the economic disruption of 22 polls

Ideas & Debate Why Kenya can’t afford the economic disruption of 22 polls Wednesday, September 29, 2021 By GEORGE WACHIRAMore from this author Summary The past election seasons have especially disappointed many for the socio-economic disruptions they cause, especially for businesses and investments. They interrupt critical attention to national development, …

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Kenya unable to deploy Pfizer Jabs due to lack of appropriate syringes

Ten days after Kenya received its first shipment of 795,600 doses of Pfizer Covid-19 vaccine donated by the United States, the Department of Health admitted it was unable to administer the vaccine in due to the lack of special syringes. The ministry, while ruling out the option to purchase the …

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