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Kenya

Kisumu rolls out the red carpet as devolution conference opens

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Kisumu was abuzz with activity Monday as it received hundreds of delegates who are attending the second annual national devolution conference, which will be opened Tuesday morning by President Uhuru Kenyatta.

Cleric held over Garissa University terror attack
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Nairobi-based Muslim cleric Hassan Mahat Omar has been arrested for allegedly funding the Garissa University College terror attack which left 148 people dead.

President Uhuru's attendance of devolution conference could mend fences with governors
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President Uhuru Kenyatta is scheduled to attend the second devolution conference in Kisumu County this week after his Executive snubbed a similar event last year.

Devolution changing lives, says CoG’s Ruto
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Two years into devolution, most county administrators feel a lot still needs to be done to ensure a seamless transition through legislation and policies, but say the lattices of an effective process have been put in place.

Papers hinder taekwondo champ from joining Kenya Police
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Milka Akinyi is a professional taekwondo player with a black belt, second hand honours.

Sh30m court award to Njama Limited revoked
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The High Court has set aside a Sh30 million award to a company contracted to renovate Kenya Agricultural and Livestock Research Organisation (KARO) in 2007.

Group develops mobile app that could help track intelligence lapses
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President Uhuru Kenyatta and his top security officials will remember the day they told Kenyans that "security begins with you".

Raila Odinga: Devolution has greatly benefited Kenyans
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CORD leader Raila Odinga during the second devolution conference held in Kisumu, praised devolution and he stated that it has made amazing achievements and its fruits trickle down to supporters and opponents alike.

President Uhuru's joyful welcome by Kisumu residents
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Kisumu residents came out in numbers to welcome President Uhuru Kenyatta to the lake side city where he was to open the second annual national devolution conference.

ODM on timelines to end insecurity
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The Orange Democratic Movement (ODM) is now demanding a clear, credible and time-bound program for restoring security and cutting rising poverty and unemployment in Kenya.

'I'm allowed to fly my kin in police aircraft'
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Beleaguered Kenya Police Air Wing Commandant Rodgers Mbithi has told a team of investigators he committed no crime in allowing his daughter-in-law to fly in a police fixed wing plane from Mombasa to Nairobi.

Organiser of first Devolution Conference yet to be paid
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An event management firm that was contracted to fundraise for the first Devolution Conference that was held in Kwale last year is crying foul due to unpaid dues.

200 extra police officers for devolution conference in Kisumu
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More than 200 police officers from outside Kisumu County will be deployed to beef up security during the second devolution conference that begins tomorrow in Kisumu.

US Secretary of State John Kerry to visit Kenya over anti-terror war
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US Secretary of State John Kerry is scheduled to visit Kenya next month as part of efforts to bolster the anti-terror campaign in the region.

Enemy within: Riddle of missing KDF-trained youth
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As the government moves ahead with an expensive project to build a controversial security fence on sections of Kenya’s 700 km border with Somalia to keep out terrorists, it has a bigger headache.

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