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Leaders appeal for 'urgent action' on environment

World leaders gathered in Kenya on Thursday to lend political muscle to UN environment talks, calling for "urgent action" to slow the destruction of natural habitats and accelerate funding for green development. French President Emmanuel Macron and Kenyan counterpart Uhuru Kenyatta were among several heads of state in Nairobi for the fourth UN Environment Assembly -- a vast gathering of ministers, legal experts, charities and business leaders. "Current global statistics are quite sobering and ...
Tags: Science, Kenya, Un, Emmanuel Macron, Nairobi, Uhuru Kenyatta, Kenyatta, UN Environment Assembly


Kenya, Nairobi

16h Préparation de la conférence de presse de Macron et Kenyatta a la Statehouse Copyright Jacques Witt [Author: Jacques Witt]
Tags: Travel, Blogroll, Kenyatta, Kenya Nairobi, Actualité, Non classé, Photographie, Photojournalisme, Voyages, Jacques Witt


West mustn’t ignore threat of al-Shabaab | Letters

As Kenya mourns the dead of another major attack, Joseph Mullen says western countries must help to tackle the jihadist group in Africa before the danger spreads to their own shoresThe massacre of 20-plus civilians by al-Shabaab fighters at a hotel in Nairobi (SAS hero is hailed as Kenyatta orders hunt for hotel terrorists, 17 January) is the third major attack on the Kenyan state within the last five years; two previous being the Westgate shopping mall (71 fatalities) and the Garissa University...
Tags: Africa, UK News, World news, UK security and counter-terrorism, Kenya, Counter-terrorism policy, Al-Shabaab, Somalia, Eastleigh, Nairobi, Kenyatta, Garissa, Garissa University College, AMISOM, Joseph Mullen, Wajir Mandera


Death Toll Rises in Kenya Attack as Distraught Relatives Scramble

The dead now number at least 21, with six more bodies retrieved and a police officer succumbing to injuries. The victims include an American and a British national.
Tags: News, Terrorism, Kenya, Shabab, Kenyatta, Nairobi (Kenya, Uhuru Muigai


Kenya attack: 21 confirmed dead in DusitD2 hotel siege

Gunmen killed 21 people during a harrowing 19-hour siege in Nairobi, President Kenyatta says.
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Death Toll Rises to 21 in Attack on Nairobi Hotel-Office Complex

The sound of gunfire was again heard Wednesday morning, but the authorities made assurances that all the assailants had been “eliminated.”
Tags: News, Terrorism, Kenya, Shabab, Kenyatta, Nairobi (Kenya, Uhuru Muigai, Nairobi Hotel Office Complex


SAS soldier hailed as a hero after charging into gunfire to take down terrorists in Nairobi hotel

A member of the SAS helped save hundreds of lives when he charged into gunfire to rescue civilians trapped during a terrorist attack in Nairobi. A mission mounted by Kenyan forces on Wednesday ended a 20-hour assault on 14 Riverside, a luxury hotel and office complex in one of the city's most affluent districts, killing at least some of the perpetrators. Uhuru Kenyatta, the Kenyan president, said that 14 civilians were killed before the attack was ended in one of the biggest military operati...
Tags: News, Labour, Kenya, Al Qaeda, Somalia, Foreign Office, Sas, Nairobi, Riverside, Uhuru Kenyatta, Kenyatta, Ben Curtis, US Navy Seals, Gatsby Charitable Foundation, Kenyan Red Cross, Diemaco


Kenya attack: We'll catch Dusit plotters, says President Kenyatta

President Uhuru Kenyatta vows to catch those behind the attack on Nairobi's Dusit hotel complex.
Tags: News, Kenya, Nairobi, Uhuru Kenyatta, Kenyatta


Kenya attack: DusitD2 siege over as attackers killed

The 19-hour siege by gunmen that killed 14 people in Nairobi is over, President Kenyatta says.
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Death Toll Rises to 14 in Attack on Nairobi Hotel-Office Complex

The sound of gunfire was again heard Wednesday morning, but the Kenyan president said later in the day that all the assailants had been “eliminated.”
Tags: News, Terrorism, Kenya, Shabab, Kenyatta, Nairobi (Kenya, Uhuru Muigai, Nairobi Hotel Office Complex


Kenyatta announces end to al-Shabab attack in Nairobi

President Uhuru Kenyatta has urged the nation to remain calm following a 20-hour siege at the DusitD2 hotel complex
Tags: Shabab, Nairobi, Uhuru Kenyatta, Kenyatta


Nairobi hotel: DusitD2 siege over as attackers eliminated

The siege at the DusitD2 hotel in Nairobi is over, President Kenyatta says, but at least 14 people are dead.
Tags: News, Nairobi, Kenyatta


President Kenyatta Says Gunmen in Nairobi Attack Have Been ‘Eliminated’

He said 14 "innocent lives" were taken in the attacks
Tags: News, Uncategorized, Kenya, Nairobi, Kenyatta, Overnight, Onetime


One African Nation Put the Brakes on Chinese Debt. But Not for Long.

Sierra Leone canceled a $300 million airport loan. Then its president changed his tone. Across the continent, Beijing’s money often proves irresistible.
Tags: News, Airports, China, Africa, Senegal, Beijing, Sierra Leone, Bio, International Relations, Kenyatta, Macky, Sall, Foreign Investments, Credit and Debt, Economic Conditions and Trends, International Trade and World Market


Trump welcomes president of Kenya to the White House

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump is welcoming the president of Kenya to the White House. Trump greeted President Uhuru Kenyatta on Monday. The two are expected to discuss trade and security issues, as Kenya emerges from a period of election turmoil. Kenyatta is the second African leader to meet with Trump at the White […]
Tags: News, Washington, White House, Ap, Kenya, Donald Trump, Trump, Uhuru Kenyatta, Kenyatta, Nation & World Politics, White House Trump


Kenyan president to meet with Trump on security, trade

NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — Kenya’s president will meet with President Donald Trump on Monday as East Africa’s commercial hub emerges from electoral turmoil. President Uhuru Kenyatta is the second African leader to meet with Trump at the White House. Nigeria’s president visited earlier this year. Kenyatta’s office says he and Trump will focus on trade […]
Tags: News, Kenya, Donald Trump, Trump, Nairobi Kenya, East Africa, Uhuru Kenyatta, Kenyatta, Nation & World, White House Nigeria


Kenya president urges citizens to arrest the corrupt

NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta is urging the nation’s young people to make citizen’s arrests of those suspected of corruption, a vice that is endemic in the country. Critics have called Kenyatta’s regime the most corrupt of the four leaders that Kenya has had since gaining independence from Britain in 1963. Kenyatta […]
Tags: News, Britain, Kenya, Nairobi, Uhuru Kenyatta, Kenyatta, Kenya AP, Nation & World


Trent Johnson Premieres Opera "Kenyatta" & Oratorio "Wittenberg" in New Jersey

Narrator Kirk Robbins, Composer Trent Johnson and Tenor Sam McKelton as The Inquisitor Kevin Maynor and Rod Dixon, as Jomo Kenyatta and Oginga Odinga Bass Baritone Brace Negron as Martin Luther Kenyatta, Act 2 Scene 5 Trent Johnson writes: Two Recent Premieres for composer Trent Johnson Organist and composer Trent Johnson recently had two successful premieres, his opera "Kenyatta" and his oratorio entitled, "Wittenberg - The Story of Martin Luther."  On...
Tags: Religion, Chicago, New Jersey, Kenya, Johnson, Martin Luther, Kenyatta, Newark New Jersey, Odinga, Opera Company, New Jersey Symphony Orchestra, New Jersey Performing Arts Center, Trent Johnson, Jomo Kenyatta, Julius Williams, William J Zick


Obama Visits Kenya, Land of His Father, to Promote Local Charity

The former U.S. president was in the country to inaugurate a sports and training center founded by his half sister, Auma Obama.
Tags: News, Obama, Africa, Kenya, Philanthropy, Barack, Kenyatta, Nairobi (Kenya, Uhuru Muigai


Kenya:President Kenyatta Condemns Violent Attack in Zimbabwe

[Kenya Presidency] President Uhuru Kenyatta has condemned the brazen and heinous attack on a ZANU-PF rally addressed by President Emerson Mnangagwa in which several people were injured including Zimbabwe's First Vice President Constantino Chiwenga and Second Vice President Kembo Mohadi.
Tags: News, Zimbabwe, Kenya, Uhuru Kenyatta, Kenyatta, Emerson Mnangagwa, Constantino Chiwenga


Kenya:President Kenyatta Condemns Attack on Ethiopian PM Ahmed's Rally in Addis

[Capital FM] Nairobi -President Uhuru Kenyatta has condemned as cowardly and outrageous an attack in the Ethiopian capital Addis Ababa which killed one person and left dozens injured.
Tags: News, Kenya, Ahmed, Addis Ababa, Nairobi, Uhuru Kenyatta, Kenyatta, Addis


Kenya:Lifestyle Audit for All Public Servants - Including Me, Says Kenyatta

[Nation] President Uhuru Kenyatta on Thursday announced that the the government will conduct a lifestyle audit of all public officers.
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Kenya:Lifestyle Audit for All Public Servants - Including Me, Says President Kenyatta

[Nation] President Uhuru Kenyatta on Thursday announced that the the government will conduct a lifestyle audit of all public officers.
Tags: News, Kenya, Uhuru Kenyatta, Kenyatta


Kenya:Budget to Reveal How Kenya Plans to Deliver On Ambitious Priorities

[The Conversation Africa] Kenya's 2018-19 budget is set to be tabled before Parliament on June 14 in an unusually calm political climate. Economist Timothy Njagi Njeru explains what Kenyans can expect and how the budget will likely serve as a showcase for President Uhuru Kenyatta's "Big Four" agenda. Kenyatta has prioritised food security, manufacturing, universal health coverage, and affordable housing over the next five years.
Tags: News, Africa, Kenya, Parliament, Uhuru Kenyatta, Kenyatta, Timothy Njagi Njeru


Kenya:Kenyatta's Basket of Gifts From Canada At G7 Summit

[The Exchange] The 44th G7 Summit has just concluded in Quebec, Canada.
Tags: News, Canada, Kenya, Kenyatta


Kenya:President Kenyatta Holds Talks With President Ramaphosa Focused On Bilateral, Trade Relations

[Capital FM] Quebec City, Canada -President Uhuru Kenyatta at the weekend held talks with South African President Cyril Ramaphosa focused on deepening bilateral and trade relations.
Tags: News, Kenya, Uhuru Kenyatta, Cyril Ramaphosa, Kenyatta, Ramaphosa, Quebec City Canada


Kenya:Kenyatta Holds Talks With Ramaphosa Focused On Deepening Bilateral, Trade Relations

[Kenya Presidency] President Uhuru Kenyatta at the weekend held talks with South African President Cyril Ramaphosa focused on deepening bilateral and trade relations.
Tags: News, Kenya, Uhuru Kenyatta, Cyril Ramaphosa, Kenyatta


Kenya:President Kenyatta Appoints Allies to Key Parastatal Posts

[Capital FM] Nairobi -President Uhuru Kenyatta has appointed his political allies and supporters who lost in the 2017 General Election to various positions within the various State Corporations.
Tags: News, Kenya, Nairobi, Uhuru Kenyatta, Kenyatta


Kenya:President Kenyatta Arrives in Canada for G7 Summit

[Capital FM] Toronto -President Uhuru Kenyatta arrived in Toronto, Canada, and was due to connect to Quebec where he will attend the G7 Summit.
Tags: News, Toronto, Canada, Kenya, Quebec, Toronto Canada, Uhuru Kenyatta, Kenyatta


Kenya:Governor Joho Makes Peace With President Kenyatta

[Nation] Mombasa Governor Hassan Joho has said he no longer has a score to settle with President Uhuru Kenyatta.
Tags: News, Kenya, MOMBASA, Kenyatta, Hassan Joho, Joho