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Tributes pour in after Unfiltered founder Jake Millar dies aged 26

Entrepreneur Jake Millar has died, aged 26. The Herald understands Millar was in Kenya at the time of his death on Sunday (New Zealand time).Millar had a storied business history and had moved to Africa earlier this year to restart... [Author: [email protected]]
Tags: Business, Africa, New Zealand, Kenya, Herald, Millar, Jake Millar


Kenya tree felling sparks anger over Nairobi's new highway

Some 4,000 young and mature trees face being cut down to make way for a Chinese-financed project.
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Kenya drops corruption charges against football supremo

Nairobi (AFP) – A Kenyan court on Thursday dropped corruption charges against the suspended head of the national football body and declared the case closed after the state failed to provide any evidence against him.... Visit http://www.majorleaguesoccertalk.com for the rest of the story.
Tags: Sport, Soccer, Kenya, Afp, Nairobi


Kenya: The Proceeds Of Crime And Anti-Money Laundering (Amendment) Bill 2021 - ENSafrica

The Proceeds of Crime and Anti-money Laundering Bill (the "Bill") gazetted on 03 September 2021 seeks to amend the current Proceeds of Crime and Anti-money Laundering Act, 2009...
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'Vulture bees' have quit pollen to feed their babies rotting meat — a mystery to scientists

Vulture bees in Costa Rica dining on raw chicken bait.Quinn McFrederick/UCR "Vulture bees" have evolved to eat meat instead of relying on pollen like other bees. Scientists hung raw chicken in Costa Rica and watched vulture bees fill their leg pouches and stomachs with it. They found acid-producing microbes in the bees' guts. Acid helps vultures and hyenas digest carrion. A group of scientists biked around Costa Rica's tropical forests, hanging chunks of raw chicken from the trees, in...
Tags: Meat, Science, News, Trends, Gut Bacteria, Bees, Kenya, Costa Rica, Honey, French Guiana, UCR, University of California Riverside UCR, Morgan McFall Johnsen, Quinn McFrederick, Jessica Maccaro, Maccaro


Family remembers BBC worker Kate Mitchell 'who brightened world'

Kate Mitchell, who was found dead in Kenya, dedicated herself to helping others, her brother says.
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Kenya: Transforming Access To Healthcare Through A First Mile Approach - Anjarwalla & Khanna

Saad also mentioned his work with PharmAccess Kenya whose main focus is making healthcare inclusive and progressive through innovation and technology.
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Kenya: Key Changes Introduced By The Finance Act, 2021 - Anjarwalla & Khanna

We have put together a comprehensive analysis of the key amendments that have been introduced by the Act as well as their potential impact on businesses in Kenya.
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Kenya: Cost Of Doing Business Set To Rise As Parliament Enacts Finance Act, 2021 - Anjarwalla & Khanna

The Act has adopted the changes relating to thin capitalisation restrictions which were contained in the Finance Bill, 2021.
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Kenya: Finance Bill, 2021: Proposed Changes To The Capital Markets, Central Depositories, Insurance And Retirement Benefits Acts - Anjarwalla & Khanna

One of the major amendments is to the Central Depositories Act to entrench the requirement to disclose beneficial ownership in listed securities.
Tags: News, Kenya, Khanna, Capital Markets Central Depositories Insurance


Kenya: Impact Of Proposed Tax Changes Under The Finance Bill, 2021 - Anjarwalla & Khanna

The Bill was presented to the National Assembly on 11 May 2021 for debate and public participation.
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Kenya: Various Developments At The Lands Registries - Anjarwalla & Khanna

We have set out below a summary of the various developments that may impact your property transactions in Kenya.
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Covid live news: cases increase in 75% of UK local authorities; France reports sharp rise in cases

Latest updates: Torridge in Devon had the highest rate in UK followed by Mid Ulster in Northern Ireland; France reports over 30,000 casesCovid deaths in Europe to top 2 million by March, says WHOMerkel’s husband hits out at ‘laziness’ of unvaccinated GermanSeven doctors contract Covid after attending US anti-vaccine summitPeople in England and Scotland urged to take more lateral flow testsSee all our coronavirus coverageHere’s the latest from Reuters on the situation in Germany, where the acting...
Tags: Europe, UK, England, France, Scotland, Germany, India, US, UK News, World news, United States, Northern Ireland, Kenya, Devon, Slovakia, Reuters


Covid live: UK records 42,484 new infections, a weekly rise of 9%; France reports sharp rise in cases

Latest updates: UK figures show a further 165 people have died within 28 days of positive test; France reports over 30,000 casesCovid deaths in Europe to top 2 million by March, says WHOAstraZeneca chief links Europe’s surge to rejection of firm’s vaccineSlovakian prime minister Eduard Heger considers 3-week lockdownSee all our coronavirus coverageHere’s the latest from Reuters on the situation in Germany, where the acting health minister called on Tuesday for further restrictions to contain a ...
Tags: Europe, UK, France, Germany, India, UK News, World news, United States, Kenya, Slovakia, Reuters, Coronavirus, Robert Koch Institute RKI, Eduard Heger, Communities Health Africa Trust Chat, Lekiji Chat


Gunfight and Siege in Kenya as Police Foil Bank Robbery

KISUMU, Kenya (Reuters) - Kenyan police firing automatic rifles and pistols laid siege to gunmen trying to rob a bank in the western city of Kisumu...
Tags: Kenya, Kenya Reuters, Kisumu, Police Foil Bank Robbery


Covid live: infections in Netherlands hit new weekly record; France reports more than 30,000 daily cases

Latest updates: Dutch cases rise by 39% with intensive care admissions up sharply; France reports sharp rise in new casesCovid deaths in Europe to top 2 million by March, says WHOAstraZeneca chief links Europe’s surge to rejection of firm’s vaccineSlovakian prime minister Eduard Heger considers 3-week lockdownSee all our coronavirus coverageHere’s the latest from Reuters on the situation in Germany, where the acting health minister called on Tuesday for further restrictions to contain a “dramati...
Tags: Europe, France, Germany, India, UK News, World news, United States, Netherlands, Kenya, Slovakia, Reuters, Coronavirus, Robert Koch Institute RKI, Eduard Heger, Communities Health Africa Trust Chat, Lekiji Chat


Cheptegei, Kipyegon & Kipchoge up for World Athlete of the Year

Kenya's Faith Kipyegon and her compatriot Eliud Kipchoge as well as Uganda's Joshua Cheptegei are all on the final shortlists for the World Athlete of the Year awards.
Tags: News, Uganda, Kenya, Eliud Kipchoge, Kipchoge, Joshua Cheptegei, Faith Kipyegon, Cheptegei Kipyegon


Covid live: infections in Netherlands hit new weekly record; ‘German laziness’ blamed for vaccine hesitancy

Latest updates: Dutch cases rise by 39% with intensive care admissions up sharply; Merkel’s husband criticises ‘German complacency’Covid deaths in Europe to top 2 million by March, says WHOAstraZeneca chief links Europe’s surge to rejection of firm’s vaccineSlovakian prime minister Eduard Heger considers 3-week lockdownSee all our coronavirus coverageHere’s the latest from Reuters on the situation in Germany, where the acting health minister called on Tuesday for further restrictions to contain...
Tags: Europe, Germany, India, UK News, World news, United States, Netherlands, Kenya, Merkel, Slovakia, Reuters, Coronavirus, Robert Koch Institute RKI, Eduard Heger, Communities Health Africa Trust Chat, Lekiji Chat


Covid: UK public urged to take rapid test before mixing indoors; ‘German laziness’ blamed for vaccine hesitancy

Latest updates: people in UK urged to take lateral flows before mixing in crowded indoor spaces; Merkel’s husband criticises ‘German complacency’Covid deaths in Europe to top 2 million by March, says WHOAstraZeneca chief links Europe’s surge to rejection of firm’s vaccineSlovakian prime minister Eduard Heger considers 3-week lockdownSee all our coronavirus coverageHere’s the latest from Reuters on the situation in Germany, where the acting health minister called on Tuesday for further restrictio...
Tags: Europe, UK, Germany, India, UK News, World news, United States, Kenya, Merkel, Slovakia, Reuters, Coronavirus, Robert Koch Institute RKI, Eduard Heger, Communities Health Africa Trust Chat, Lekiji Chat


Corruption blights Kenya’s quest for football glory

Nairobi (AFP) – When a youthful Nick Mwendwa took over the reins of Kenyan football five years ago, he was welcomed as a new broom who would clean up the troubled sport — but now... Visit http://www.majorleaguesoccertalk.com for the rest of the story.
Tags: Sport, Soccer, Kenya, Afp, Nairobi, Nick Mwendwa


Covid live: Europe death toll set to pass two million by March, warns WHO; people in NI urged to work from home

Latest updates: global health agency says Europe remains ‘in firm grip’ of pandemic; Stormont ministers agree new Northern Ireland measuresAstraZeneca chief links Europe’s Covid surge to rejection of firm’s vaccineSlovakian prime minister Eduard Heger considers 3-week lockdownGermany issues warning: ‘vaccinated, cured or dead’ by end of winterYoung women’s mental health hit hardest by pandemic, research showsSee all our coronavirus coverageHere’s the latest from Reuters on the situation in Ger...
Tags: Europe, Germany, India, UK News, World news, United States, Northern Ireland, Kenya, Slovakia, Reuters, Stormont, Coronavirus, Robert Koch Institute RKI, Eduard Heger, Communities Health Africa Trust Chat, Lekiji Chat


Covid live: Germany facing ‘dramatic’ rise in cases; people in Northern Ireland to be encouraged to work from home

Latest updates: Germany’s acting health minister calls for more restrictions in public spaces; Stormont ministers agree new Northern Ireland measuresSlovakian prime minister Eduard Heger considers 3-week lockdownGermany issues warning: ‘vaccinated, cured or dead’ by end of winterYoung women’s mental health hit hardest by pandemic, research showsBritons urged to delay making plans for ChristmasSee all our coronavirus coverageHere’s the latest from Reuters on the situation in Germany, where the ac...
Tags: Europe, Germany, India, UK News, World news, United States, Northern Ireland, Kenya, Slovakia, Reuters, Stormont, Coronavirus, Robert Koch Institute RKI, Eduard Heger, ChristmasSee, Communities Health Africa Trust Chat


Kenya's Covid-19 vaccine mandate draws praise and criticism

A Kenyan government directive that residents must show proof of Covid-19 vaccination by December 21 to access services was welcomed by some businesses on Monday but criticized by others, who said low vaccination rates made it unrealistic.
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Covid news live: Germany facing ‘dramatic’ rise in cases; India records smallest daily rise in cases in 18 months

Latest updates: Germany’s acting health minister calls for more restrictions in public spaces; India’s daily Covid cases saw the slimmest daily rise in one-and-a-half-years despite recent large festivals such as DiwaliSlovakian prime minister Eduard Heger considers 3-week lockdownGermany issues warning: ‘vaccinated, cured or dead’ by end of winterYoung women’s mental health hit hardest by pandemic, research showsBritons urged to delay making plans for ChristmasSee all our coronavirus coverageHer...
Tags: Europe, Germany, India, UK News, World news, United States, Kenya, Slovakia, Reuters, Coronavirus, Robert Koch Institute RKI, Eduard Heger, ChristmasSee, Communities Health Africa Trust Chat, Lekiji Chat


Camels bearing healthcare deliver hope in Kenya – photo essay

When the roads are not up to it, a mobile clinic on hooves brings family planning and other medical supplies to remote communities. Photographer Ami Vitale visits Lekiji to see how the villagers have reaped the benefitsThirteen camels amble their way across the dusty, drought-stricken landscape, accompanied by seven men in bright yellow T-shirts and three nurses. The camels are loaded with trunks full of medicines, bandages and family planning products. It’s a mobile health clinic on hooves. Whe...
Tags: Health, Africa, Women, World news, Poverty, Global development, Kenya, Reproductive Rights, Ami Vitale, Lekiji, Jecinta Peresia, Communities Health Africa Trust Chat


Pandemic hits mental health of women and young people hardest, survey finds

Survey also finds adults aged 18-24 and women more concerned about personal finances than other groupsCoronavirus – latest updatesSee all our coronavirus coverageYoung people and women have taken the hardest psychological and financial hit from the pandemic, a YouGov survey has found – but few people anywhere are considering changing their lives as a result of it.The annual YouGov-Cambridge Globalism Project found that in many of the 27 countries surveyed, young people were consistently more lik...
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I'm a TV chef with my own London restaurant. Here's how beating thousands to win a competition led to a dramatic career change at 30.

Ravinder Bhogal at her restaurant.Rahil Ahme Ravinder Bhogal, 42, co-owns Jikoni, a restaurant in London's upmarket Marylebone neighborhood. In 2007, she beat 9,000 others to win a competition on Gordon Ramsay's TV show, "The F Word." Bhogal worked as a beauty writer until she switched careers after the win. This as-told-to article is based on a conversation with Ravinder Bhogal, a 42-year-old chef and author from London. It has been edited for length and clarity.My journey to becomin...
Tags: UK, England, Cook, London, India, Careers, Trends, National Health Service, Kenya, Michelin, Gordon Ramsay, Essay, Cookbook, Anna Hansen, Jay Rayner, Marylebone


Covid-19: Kenya akan memberlakukan pembatasan luas pada yang tidak divaksinasi, Berita Dunia & Berita Utama

NAIROBI (NYTIMES) – Kenya akan mengharuskan orang untuk menunjukkan bukti vaksinasi virus corona untuk memasuki banyak bisnis, restoran, dan kantor pemerintah mulai bulan depan, sebuah perubahan kebijakan besar yang telah memicu kemarahan di negara di mana kurang dari 5 persen dari total populasinya. divaksinasi lengkap.Brought to you by: Frugal Focus
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Kenyan police launch investigation into death of British BBC employee

Kate Mitchell’s body was found shortly after an emergency alarm was activated in her hotel roomA murder investigation has been launched in Kenya into the death of a British woman who worked for the BBC’s international development charity.The body of Kate Mitchell, a senior manager at BBC Media Action, was found on Friday in the capital Nairobi shortly after an emergency alarm was activated in her room. Police in Kenya said the window to her eighth-floor hotel room had been broken and the body of...
Tags: Africa, UK News, World news, Bbc, Kenya, Mitchell, Nairobi, BBC Media Action, Kate Mitchell


I'm a TV chef with my own London restaurant. Here's how beating thousands to win competition led to a dramatic career change at 30.

Ravinder Bhogal at her restaurant.Rahil Ahme Ravinder Bhogal, 42, co-owns Jikoni, a restaurant in London's upmarket Marylebone neighborhood. In 2007, she beat 9,000 others to win a competition on Gordon Ramsay's TV show, "The F Word." Bhogal worked as a beauty writer until she switched careers after the win. This as-told-to article is based on a conversation with Ravinder Bhogal, a 42-year-old chef and author from London. It has been edited for length and clarity.My journey to becomin...
Tags: UK, England, Cook, London, India, Careers, Trends, National Health Service, Kenya, Michelin, Gordon Ramsay, Essay, Cookbook, Anna Hansen, Jay Rayner, Marylebone