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Kenya

TOP SHOTS (2 August)

TOP SHOTS (2 August)

Solar beats salt, bringing clean water to coastal Kenyans

Miriam Bahero Musa sat on a yellow 20-litre jerrycan, a smaller white one in her hand, as she lined up with 20 other women to collect water at the Kiunga desalination plant on Kenya's coast.

Solar panel. Representational picture.

Snazzy face mask fashion reaches Nairobi neighbourhood

Most of the people have accepted COVID-19 face masks as an inconvenient, albeit necessary, safety measure. For the style conscious like James Maina Mwangi, however, they are an unmissable fashion ...

Kenyan fashionista James Maina Mwangi poses for a photograph as he displays his attire comprising at least 160 suits with matching accessories including a mask to prevent the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) infection at his residence in Nairobi, Kenya, 30 July 2020.

3 Americans killed in Kenya military base attack

Jihadists from Somalia's Al-Shabaab group on Sunday stormed a military base used by US forces in Kenya's coastal Lamu region, killing three American citizens and destroying several aircraft and ...

3 Americans killed in Kenya military base attack

'US military base' in Kenya comes under attack

Jihadists from Somalia’s Al-Shabaab group on Sunday stormed a military base used by US forces in Kenya’s coastal Lamu region, destroying aircraft and military vehicles, according to Kenyan police and ...

'US military base' in Kenya comes under attack

Kenya tea producers experiment with boutique teas as prices stumble

In a humming factory in Kenya's highlands, tea is hand-plucked from the fields, cured and shredded into the fine leaves that have sated drinkers from London to Lahore for generations.But Kenya's ...

Kenya tea producers experiment with boutique teas as prices stumble

Africa still seeks right model for growth

As 1960 dawned, sub-Saharan Africa braced for historic change: that year, 17 of its countries were destined to gain independence from European colonial powers.But six decades on, the continent is ...

Africa still seeks right model for growth

Somalia car bomb blast kills over 20

A massive car bomb exploded in a busy area of the Somali capital Mogadishu on Saturday, leaving more than 20 people dead, police and witnesses said."The blast was devastating, and I could confirm ...

Somalia car bomb blast kills over 20

Kenya landslides kill 29 people

At least 29 people were killed in Kenya when their homes were swept away in landslides during ferocious overnight rainstorms, the government said Saturday.Their homes were hit in the early hours of ...

Kenya landslides kill 29 people

Kenya's Kipchoge smashes two-hour marathon barrier

Kenya's Eliud Kipchoge on Saturday made history, smashing the mythical two-hour barrier for the marathon in the "best moment" of his life on a specially prepared course in a vast Vienna park.With a ...

Kenya's Kipchoge smashes two-hour marathon barrier
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