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COVID-19: US donates 200 ventilators to Kenya – KBC

The United States government has donated 200 ventilators to Kenya to help fight COVID-19. The ventilators, donated by the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID), are designed to be compact, deployable, and offer flexibility in treating patients affected by the virus. During the daily COVID-19 briefing, U.S. Ambassador Kyle McCarter said the ventilators will be delivered directly to the facilities …

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State decides to seize assets of SK Macharia in bankruptcy order

economy State decides to seize assets of SK Macharia in bankruptcy order Monday 05 October 2020 Businessman SK Macharia. FILE PHOTO | NMG BY OTIATO GUGUYUMore from this author Summary In 2001, the High Court ordered Mr. Macharia to repay the debt at an annual rate of 19 percent, compounded monthly from December 1986 after the botched land deal. Mr. …

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Kenya will invest in athletics as a tourist attraction, says Balala, »Capital News

NAIROBI, Kenya September 4 – Tourism Cabinet Secretary Najib Balala says the government will invest in recognizing Kenyan athletes around the world. Balala made the commitment while visiting Uasin Gishu, Nandi, and Elgeyo Marakwet counties in the North Rift Economic Block (NOREB) area, where he toured training facilities and attractions. Balala admitted that in addition to the Big 5, which …

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Cops nab 2 who robbed the Indian Ksh.453k after luring him to Imara Daima from a dating site

Detectives from the Directorate of Criminal Investigations (DCI) have arrested two suspects of the robbery by force in Imara Daima, Nairobi. The two extorted Ksh.453,000 from an Indian citizen after luring him to Muimara, Imara Daima, through an online dating site. Detectives in a secret service operation pounced on the suspects in house 114 of said property on Saturday. Bernard …

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DP Ruto »Capital News

NAIROBI, Kenya, Oct. 3 – Vice President William Ruto said Saturday the government will continue to promote talent discovery through major sporting events to promote sustainable development and strengthen unity and cohesion. Ruto made the remarks while participating in the final leg of the first Kip Keino Classic World Athletics Continental Tour, held in honor of legendary athlete Kipchoge Keino …

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We support you in doing business in Kenya. President Kenyatta reassures French investors »Capital News

PARIS, France, October 3rd – President Uhuru Kenyatta has encouraged French investors to choose Kenya as a preferred investment destination in Africa and has pledged the support of the Kenyan government. “As the government, we will do everything we can to make your work in Kenya and in the region easier,” President Kenyatta said at a meeting of French and …

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Kenya sees low infections with increased deaths, »Capital News

NAIROBI, Kenya Ocober 2 – The COVID-19 infection rate in Kenya continued to decline despite the surge in deaths. Over the past few weeks, the country has recorded an average of at least 150 cases a day, but the number of deaths appears to be increasing. On Friday, the country’s health minister Mutahi Kagwe announced that 210 new cases of …

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Uhuru Kenyatta ends visit to France, secures Sh18bn loans, grants

economy Uhuru Kenyatta ends visit to France, secures Sh18bn loans, grants Friday, October 02, 2020 President Uhuru Kenyatta and French President Emmanuel Macron witness the signing of three bilateral agreements at the Elysee Palace on October 1, 2020. PHOTO | PSCU From ALLAN OLINGOMore from this author Summary The parties signed four funding agreements in support of emergency response, opening …

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