Last Updated: July 31, 2015 12:21

UN extends Amisom's stay in Somalia

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The UN Security Council has unanimously adopted a resolution to extend the mandate of the United Nations Assistance Mission in Somalia (UNSOM) until March 30, 2016 to support the political process in the country.

US launches probe into killing of Zimbabwe’s beloved lion 'Cecil'

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US authorities launched an investigation Thursday into the killing of a beloved lion in Zimbabwe, as the American dentist who hunted the big cat remained in hiding amid mounting global outrage.

MPs plot hefty pension for life from first term

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All current and former MPs since 1963 will soon each be entitled to a Sh100,000 pension every month if a powerful committee of the National Assembly that allocates the billions in the national budget has its way.

Plane debris won't solve MH370 crash mystery

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Australian authorities Friday said the discovery of plane wreckage, even if found to be from MH370, would not narrow down the location of the main debris field or solve the mystery of why the jet crashed.

EABL posts 40 per cent rise in net profits

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4 hours ago
East African Breweries (EABL) has reported a 40 per cent jump in full year net profits to Sh9.5billlion.


Heed Obama's call on combating terrorism, Say Muslim Leaders

  Comments - 12 hours ago
Muslims leaders have called on the government to sincerely heed the call by US President Barack Obama to drop what they termed as collective victimisation of Muslims in order to combat terrorism more effectively.

Health & Science

Ebola disrupts Liberia birth records, poses trafficking threat

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West Africa's Ebola epidemic has disrupted birth registrations in Liberia, leaving hundreds of thousands of children without citizenship and in danger of being trafficked or illegally adopted, the U.N. children's agency UNICEF said on Friday.