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  • 03:30 ICT Development Taking Gaming To New Levels In Kenya

    ICT Development Taking Gaming To New Levels In Kenya

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    According to research by Price Waterhouse Coopers, Kenya's gaming market was worth about $ 44 M by the end of 2013. Compared to United States's valuation of over $ 20.5 B, Kenya clearly has a long, long way to go. However, the increasing popularity of mob

  • 02:18 Uganda Considers Shifting Oil Pipeline Path From Kenya To Tanzania

    Uganda Considers Shifting Oil Pipeline Path From Kenya To Tanzania

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    Uganda is exploring the possibility of building a crude oil pipeline through Tanzania - despite an earlier deal signed with Kenya, to have the same pipeline go through Western Kenya, to the port of Mombasa.

  • 02:25 Kenyan Artist Makes Unique Eyewear Out Of Recycled Electronics

    Kenyan Artist Makes Unique Eyewear Out Of Recycled Electronics

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    Kenyan sculptor who uses recycled material from electronics and other things found on the streets of the capital Nairobi, to create funky, intricate glasses .

  • 01:16 Chinese Embassy Launches Visa Application Facility In Kenya

    Chinese Embassy Launches Visa Application Facility In Kenya

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    China has outsourced its Visa application and processing functions, to VFS Global, a tech services provider. This is a trend already adopted by several other embassies in the country. The company's Chief Operations Officer for Africa, Jiten Vyas says they

  • 04:01 Kenyans To Buy Treasury Bonds On Their Phones

    Kenyans To Buy Treasury Bonds On Their Phones

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    Kenyan will soon have another world first, if all goes according to plan, as Kenyans will be able to buy Treasury Bonds, on their mobile phones. The product that will let them do so, is called M-Akiba, which roughly connotes "mobile saving". This is the l

  • 04:07 Kenya's Safaricom Online Bond Bidding Platform

    Kenya's Safaricom Online Bond Bidding Platform

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    Kenya's telecommunications Company Safaricom has launched an online platform that allows investors to bid for bonds online

  • 00:42 Kenya/Somali Ocean Border Dispute

    Kenya/Somali Ocean Border Dispute

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    The disagreement between Somali and Kenya on the ocean border lead Somali to take the matter to the International Court of Justice last year.

  • 01:43 Kenya Braces For El Niño Rains

    Kenya Braces For El Niño Rains

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    The first signs of the El nino climate phenomenon seem to be showing in Kenya. The last El nino recorded in Kenya was in 1997-1998 and it brought with it the most destructive spell of rain in the country's history. Kenya's government is however working to

  • 03:45 Kenya's Central Bank Retains Sufficient Forex Despite 16% Drop

    Kenya's Central Bank Retains Sufficient Forex Despite 16% Drop

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    Kenya's Central Bank Governor remains confident that the country's forex reserves are adequate to handle any future shocks that may hit the country's economy despite a decline of over 16% in the year to date. As the governor, Dr. Patrick Njoroge closes in

  • 01:19 Kenya Wildlife Flee Fighting To Seek Sanctuary In Somalia

    Kenya Wildlife Flee Fighting To Seek Sanctuary In Somalia

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    Kenyan military offensive to uproot alshaabab militants from a forest along its border with Somalia is displacing wildlife. Elephants, lions, giraffe and ostriches are reportedly seeking sanctuary - in Somalia. Officials there say the wildlife want a more

  • 01:59 Kenyan Nurse Making A Difference In South Sudan

    Kenyan Nurse Making A Difference In South Sudan

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    A Kenyan nurse, who has been working in the South Sudan for 5 years, continues to assist many fleeing the conflict in the country

  • 04:30 Increased Earnings For Tea Farmers In Kenya

    Increased Earnings For Tea Farmers In Kenya

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    Kenya's leading tea producer, the Kenya Tea Development Agency announced a 21% jump in farmers earnings for the 2014-2015 financial year to 596 million dollars.

  • 02:35 Kenyan Forces In Operation To Flush Out Al Shabaab

    Kenyan Forces In Operation To Flush Out Al Shabaab

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    A major anti-terror operation is underway on Kenya's border with Somalia. The target is suspected Al Shabaab fighters, who are thought to have taken refuge in Kenya's Boni Forest. Kenyan troops are trying to flush them out. But ordinary people also are be

  • 02:29 Westgate Victims Remembered In Kenya

    Westgate Victims Remembered In Kenya

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    Dozens of mourners gathered in Nairobi for prayers to mark the Westage anniversary, two years after the mall was attacked by terrorists leaving 67 dead

  • 01:46 Kenya's Major Railway Line To Extend To Naivasha

    Kenya's Major Railway Line To Extend To Naivasha

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    Kenya railway line's extension of the SGR will open up Naivasha, the country's geothermal production center, for increased economic activities

  • 04:13 Is Kenya Producing Many World Class IT Products?

    Is Kenya Producing Many World Class IT Products?

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    Beyond a handful of products like MPESA and regional firms like Craft Silicon, Seven Seas Technology and Cellulant, what else has Kenya's Silicon Savannah produced? NaiLab CEO Sam Gichuru, explains.

  • 01:50 First Ever Virtual Tour Of A National Park In Kenya Launched

    First Ever Virtual Tour Of A National Park In Kenya Launched

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    Kenya has launched a street view of it's national park in a bid to promote conservation in the country. Samburu Nation Game Reserve is the first national park in Kenya to have an online tour. The initiative was launched by google in partnership with Save

  • 02:05 Kenya's New Housing Strategy

    Kenya's New Housing Strategy

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    Kenya's government plans to introduce a new strategy to boost housing development in the country. The Housing ministry will partner with the private sector in building affordable houses for citizens and accelerate the drafting of new laws needed to speed

  • 03:16 Kenya's Solar Carport

    Kenya's Solar Carport

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    Africa's first commercial scale solar car port has been launched at East Africa's largest mall in Nairobi Kenya. The project is being touted as a major step towards Kenya capitalizing on its vast solar power potential.

  • 04:21 Kenyas New Company Laws

    Kenyas New Company Laws

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    On September 11, Kenya finally replaced its old version of the Companies Act, dating back to 1947, with a new one. That, however, wasn't the only business law which came into force on that date. The Insolvency Act, which gives distressed companies options

  • 02:57 Kenya Unveils Memorial To Victims Of Torture In Mau Mau Era

    Kenya Unveils Memorial To Victims Of Torture In Mau Mau Era

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    The British government has unveiled a new memorial in Nairobi to commemorate Kenya's Mau Mau struggle for independence. The Mau Mau rebellion was a fight for liberty during the Colonial Era - and for the first time, London has acknowledged the part it pla

  • 02:04 Pressure On Nairobi National Park As The City Expands

    Pressure On Nairobi National Park As The City Expands

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    Kenya boasts one of the largest wildlife Conservation parks just minutes out of its busy capital. At the Nairobi National Park, lions, rhinos and other wildlife roam just 10 kilometres from downtown Nairobi. For decades, the animals and the city have live

  • 02:30 Four Kenyan Athletes With Disability Left Stranded At Nairobi  Airport

    Four Kenyan Athletes With Disability Left Stranded At Nairobi Airport

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    The athletes with disability learned at Nairobi airport minutes to their Tuesday morning flight to Congo that their air tickets and places in the games had been cancelled. In a statement, the deputy head of the Kenyan delegation Anthony Kariuki said that

  • 01:42 Kenyan Police Arrest 3 In Connection To Mall Bomb Scare

    Kenyan Police Arrest 3 In Connection To Mall Bomb Scare

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    Kenyan police have arrested 3 people in connection to the Garden City bomb scare on Tuesday. They however say that the device, which was later destroyed through a controlled explosion by the bomb squad, was not an explosive.

  • 02:39 US Reopens Somalia Embassy In Nairobi, Kenya

    US Reopens Somalia Embassy In Nairobi, Kenya

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    The US has reopened its Somalia Embassy that was shut in 1991 after the famous 'Black Hawk Down' incident that as well led to the country withdrawing its troops from the country. The mission will be in Kenya's capital, Nairobi - around 1200 kilometres awa

  • 00:18 Janet Mbugua Ndichu Speaks On African Beauty

    Janet Mbugua Ndichu Speaks On African Beauty

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    Kenya's Citizen TV anchor and Founder of Inua Dada Foundation describes what African beauty means to her.

  • 00:17 Joy Doreen Biira Speaks On Natural Hair

    Joy Doreen Biira Speaks On Natural Hair

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    Kenya's KTN anchor talks about the need for Africans to start appreciating natural hair.

  • 01:21 Kenya: Five Men To Be Arraigned In Court Over Garissa University Attack

    Kenya: Five Men To Be Arraigned In Court Over Garissa University Attack

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    The trial of five men accused of conspiring to commit the terrorist act on Garissa University College in early April has been postponed yet again. The suspects include one Tanzanian and four Kenyans. The attack, which left 148 people dead. Leslie Mirungu

  • 01:33 Kenya's War On Drugs

    Kenya's War On Drugs

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    Discussions on the war on drugs overshadow this year's International Agricultural Show in Mombasa, Kenya's hotspot for sale and use of illicit drugs. President Uhuru Kenyatta took the opportunity to issue a stern warning to drug dealers in the Kenyan coas

  • 03:09 Cooking For Success: Kenyan Entrepreneur Creating Jobs And Transforming Lives

    Cooking For Success: Kenyan Entrepreneur Creating Jobs And Transforming Lives

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    A business man in Central Kenya is making the most of a global drive to create more entrepreneurs and make their operations easier, by building a business around providing safe, efficient and affordable cooking stoves. So far, the business has provided in

  • 02:19 Kenyan Nicholas Bett Reflects On His 400m Hurdles Win

    Kenyan Nicholas Bett Reflects On His 400m Hurdles Win

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    One of the surprises in the Chinese capital was undoubtedly Kenyan sprinter Nicholas Bett, who upset the field to storm to victory in the men's 400 meters hurdles. Since his victory, Bett has had time to reflect on the win and spoke to CCTV's Wang Dong, a

  • 03:39 Chinese Government Awards 67 Kenyans With Scholarships

    Chinese Government Awards 67 Kenyans With Scholarships

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    67 Kenyans have been awarded scholarships for post graduate studies in various universities in China. For many of the students it will be the first time to leave the country. CCTV's Kathryn Ogunde caught up with two beneficiaries and brings us this report

  • 01:54 CORD Leader Raila Odinga Encourages Africans To Develop Africa At The 37th USIU Graduation

    CORD Leader Raila Odinga Encourages Africans To Develop Africa At The 37th USIU Graduation

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    CORD leader Raila Odinga encourages Africans to develop Africa at the 37th USIU graduation.

  • 01:04 Camel Derby In East Africa Prairie After An Upsurge In Terrorism

    Camel Derby In East Africa Prairie After An Upsurge In Terrorism

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    Camel Derby in the Kenyan North western town of Maralal over the weekend brought together members of the Samburu, Turkana and Pokot semi-nomadic cattle-herding tribes.it was the latest attempt to revitalize its tourism industry after an upsurge in terrori

  • 04:14 Disease -Free Bananas Developed In Kenya

    Disease -Free Bananas Developed In Kenya

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    In western Kenya farmers are using a modern technique to produce disease resistant bananas that give higher yields. Esther Githui-Ewart reports Originally published at - http://www.voanews.com/media/video/2927334.html

  • 06:14 Polio In Kenya And Somalia

    Polio In Kenya And Somalia

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    VOA’s Linord Moudou gives an update on polio in Kenya and Somalia. VOA’s Lenny Ruvaga reports on the international campaign to rid the world of polio has been hampered in some Muslim countries by claims from some clerics that the polio vaccine is really a

  • 04:49 Kenya Considers Lifting The Ban On GMO Foods

    Kenya Considers Lifting The Ban On GMO Foods

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    The first biotech food crop ever to be grown in the open environment in Kenya is set to be planted. This as the government is considering whether to lift a three-year import ban on Genetically Modified Organisms. But the introduction of the crop, insect r

  • 02:31 Kenya Farmers Focus On Growing Bananas

    Kenya Farmers Focus On Growing Bananas

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    Farmers across the highly fertile region of western Kenya are moving away from traditional crops like maize and are focusing on more lucrative fruits and vegetables. Bananas are proving particular popular with growers, with a government program helping fa

  • 03:44 Women In Nairobi Take Stock Of Progress Made In The Last 30 Years

    Women In Nairobi Take Stock Of Progress Made In The Last 30 Years

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    African women have made major strides to secure equal rights in recent years.Yet still, across much of the Continent, they're still treated as second-class citizens. So what's the answer? Well, delegates at a summit in Nairobi have been hunting practical

  • 03:23 100 Days Of African Fashion

    100 Days Of African Fashion

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    A 100-day-long digital campaign focusing on African Fashion has been launched in Nairobi. The project which will showcase continental brands, hopes to defy the cliches about African Fashion. CCTVs Maria Galang met with the woman behind the exciting campai

  • 01:55 Uhuru Kenyatta Defends Ugandan Sugar Deal

    Uhuru Kenyatta Defends Ugandan Sugar Deal

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    President Kenyatta has dismissed Cord leader Raila Odinga's criticism of a sugar importation deal signed between Kenya and Uganda. Kenyatta said it is improper for Odinga to claim that the trade pact would flood the Kenyan market with cheap sugar. He Odin

  • 02:39 Measures Taken To Ensure That Sugar From Uganda Will Not Kill Kenyan Market

    Measures Taken To Ensure That Sugar From Uganda Will Not Kill Kenyan Market

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    Measures Taken To Ensure That Sugar From Uganda Will Not Kill Kenyan Market

  • 01:42 Kenya, Uganda Agree On Route For Oil Pipeline

    Kenya, Uganda Agree On Route For Oil Pipeline

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    An agreement between Kenya and Uganda on a route for a crude oil pipeline is expected to accelerate the development of the region's nascent oil sector. Uganda's President Yoweri Museveni and his Kenyan counterpart Uhuru Kenyatta have approved plans for th

  • 02:06 NBA Executives In Nairobi For A Basketball Clinic

    NBA Executives In Nairobi For A Basketball Clinic

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    Over 70 aspiring basketball players drawn from East Africa are currently in a clinic, conducted by top NBA officials, in Nairobi. The clinic aims to identify talent and expose the players to the new dynamics of the game. CCTV's Saddique Shaban reports.

  • 02:01 Kenya-Uganda Work To Break Down Business Barriers

    Kenya-Uganda Work To Break Down Business Barriers

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    Kenya and Uganda have taken steps to break down some of the barriers preventing business growth between the two nations.At a business forum in Kampala, Kenya agreed to ease the granting of permits for Ugandan traders, exporting the nation's surplus sugar

  • 02:18 Kenyan Claims Commonwealth Africa Welterweight Championship

    Kenyan Claims Commonwealth Africa Welterweight Championship

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    Kenya's James Onyango claimed the Commonwealth Africa Welterweight Championship title after winning a bout against Uganda's Patrick Atuhairwe in Nairobi. The clash saw the two orthodox-stance boxers go head-to-head as local fans turned out for the much-an

  • 01:23 China Southern Airlines Jets Into Kenya

    China Southern Airlines Jets Into Kenya

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    China Southern Airlines has made its maiden flight from Guangzhou to Nairobi. The new service will have a frequency of three flights a week under the airline's own code. Kenya Tourist Board plans to sign a joint marketing agreement with the airline. Its t

  • 03:01 US Investors Drawn To Africa’s Economic Potential

    US Investors Drawn To Africa’s Economic Potential

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    05.08.2015 WHITE HOUSE— In the aftermath of the 1994 Rwandan genocide, with thousands of families decimated, and many Rwandans left to fend for themselves, Janet Nkubana devised a way to help women become self-reliant. “They had lost husbands, they had lo

  • 00:56 Kenya Airways: Kenya's National Carrier Reports $ 293M Loss

    Kenya Airways: Kenya's National Carrier Reports $ 293M Loss

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    Kenya's flag carrier, Kenya Airways has reported a pretax loss of 293 million dollars for the year to March 2015. This was much wider than the 48 million dollar loss reported over the corresponding period last year. The airline attributed the deficit to a

  • 01:42 Barack Obama's Half-brother Malik Runs For Governor In Kenya

    Barack Obama's Half-brother Malik Runs For Governor In Kenya

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    US President's Barack Obama's half brother Malik is preparing to run for governor of Kenya's western county of Siaya. Fifty-four-year-old Malik Obama said he is focused on "poverty eradication, infrastructure development and industrialisation". "This I in