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International

Jackson Njehia

Elephants or avocados: a Kenyan dilemma

Mar 04 2021

KIMANA, Kenya, March 3 The majestic sight of elephants roaming beneath Mount Kilimanjaro has long lured throngs of wildlife-lovers to Amboseli National Park on Kenya's border with Tanzania. | Video

Ethiopia shifts focus from war to economy, U.N. worries about Tigray

Dec 09 2020

NAIROBI/GENEVA (Reuters) -Ethiopia's prime minister shifted focus away from war on Wednesday, opening a cross-border highway to Kenya at the opposite end of his country, while the United Nations voiced alarm at continuing fighting in the northern Tigray region.

Ethiopia shifts focus from war to economy, U.N. worries about Tigray

Dec 09 2020

NAIROBI/GENEVA, Dec 9 Ethiopia's prime minister shifted his focus away from war on Wednesday, opening a cross-border highway to Kenya at the opposite end of his country, while the United Nations voiced alarm over ongoing fighting in the northern Tigray region.

Kenyans fear 'ecological disaster' if two swollen lakes merge

Sep 04 2020

BARINGO, Kenya The fresh waters of Kenya's Lake Baringo teem with birds, fish, hippopotamuses and crocodiles and sustain tens of thousands of people. But none of them can survive in the alkaline Lake Bogoria nearby. | Video

Kenya's famed wildebeest migration begins without foreign tourist crowds

Aug 11 2020

MAASAI MARA,Kenya Normally, the magnificent plains of Kenya's Maasai Mara National Reserve are crowded with international tourists hoping to see a lion hunt during the annual wildebeest migration - but this year COVID-19 means Kenyans had it all to themselves. | Video

Kenya rolls out testing in Nairobi slums, but some fear stigma

May 27 2020

NAIROBI Kenya is rolling out voluntary public testing for the novel coronavirus in its biggest slum, where some residents say being declared virus-free boosts their chances of getting a job.

Congo's Tshisekedi and Kamerhe form presidential pact

Nov 23 2018

NAIROBI Congolese presidential candidates Felix Tshisekedi and Vital Kamerhe joined forces on Friday to take on the preferred successor of incumbent Joseph Kabila in the Dec. 23 election.

Congo's Tshisekedi and Kamerhe form presidential pact

Nov 23 2018

NAIROBI Congolese presidential candidates Felix Tshisekedi and Vital Kamerhe joined forces on Friday to take on the preferred successor of incumbent Joseph Kabila in the Dec. 23 election.

UPDATE 1-Congo's Tshisekedi and Kamerhe form presidential pact

Nov 23 2018

* Tshisekedi's party to support Kamerhe's UNC in 2023 election (Adds details of accord, quote by Tshisekedi)

Tanzanian rangers harness new technology to fight poachers

Oct 15 2018

GRUMETI, Tanzania In Tanzania's Grumeti Game Reserve, next to Serengeti National Park, elephants roam, rangers sleep more peacefully at night, and poachers have been put on notice, thanks to new technology designed to protect one of the world's most endangered species. | Video

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