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Mail Guardian South Africa 29 Sep 2023
There will be live performances from K, Le Maestro (United Kingdom), Coco EM (Kenya), Morena Leraba (Lesotho) and South Africans, Muzi and Leeu, supported by Yolophonik, Deniece Marz, Kaddy and Sis Madlisa. Along with live performances, the grand finale will present the results of ...

Kenya targets import of 20,000 electric vehicles annually to reduce fossil fuel dependency: report 28 Sep 2023
The Kenya Economic Report 2023, issued by the Kenya Institute for Public Policy Research and Analysis (KIPPRA), a government think tank, said the initiative of importing more electric vehicles would reduce dependence on fossil fuels, which has contributed to a higher cost of living.

A Lost Boy of Sudan visits Dexter to talk about bringing health and hope to ...

The Sun Times News 27 Sep 2023
They walked more than a thousand miles, half of them dying before reaching Kakuma refugee camp in Kenya ... Atem spent a decade at the Kakuma Refugee Camp in Kenya before a new sign of hope came to him from the U.S, specifically from Michigan. He was adopted by woman who lived in Webberville, Michigan.

45,000 children in Kenya are in residential care institutions: UNICEF

Xinhua 26 Sep 2023
"The situation is especially dire for children with severe disabilities and those living on the streets or entangled in conflict with the law," Suzuki said during the national stakeholders' forum on sustainable childcare reform in Kenya ... 45,000 children in Kenya are in residential care institutions.

This student's work helping others impacted by war sees him win $100K prize

CBC 26 Sep 2023
Nhial Deng survied war in Ethiopia and began a life of peacebuilding, youth empowerment, and social entrepreneurship while living in a refugee camp in Kenya. The 24-year-old is now studying at Huron University College in London, Ont ... .

In praise of African comfort food

Mail Guardian South Africa 25 Sep 2023
Sierra Leone ... I always say, two of the best things about living in Uganda are the food and the weather ... Kenya ... Like most Kenyan kids living in the city in the 1990s, every December holiday we would go to our home village ... The leafy green delicacy is eaten mostly by the Luhya of western Kenya, where it is also called mtere and murere ... Mrenda from Kenya.

I've found the secret to living a REALLY long life... move to the coast! The ...

The Daily Mail 24 Sep 2023
A 100-year-old World War Two hero who is one of a whopping 168 centenarians living in a seaside town thinks it is so popular among his generation due to nostalgia from childhood holidays ... Bournemouth has one of the highest proportion of people living past 100 in the country with 168 residents over the milestone ... He lived till he was 89.'.

Sunday Long Reads: From Dev Anand's birth centenary celebrations to Vijay Varma's 'Jaane Jaan', and more

Indian Express 24 Sep 2023
Naked mole rats (even their name is not flattering) aka sand puppies, are pinkish-grey-brown wrinkly rodents that live in underground burrows in countries abounding the Horn of Africa as also in East Africa, Kenya, for example ... They live off tubers that may be a thousand times ...

How Sub-Saharan Africa is quietly dominating the Bitcoin market

Cryptopolitan 23 Sep 2023
This suggests that cryptocurrencies are becoming an integral part of the daily lives of many residents, especially in key markets like Nigeria, Kenya, Ghana, and South Africa. Source. Chainalysis. The role of Bitcoin and stablecoins ... In Kenya, the government has proposed a bill advocating for a consistent securities definition of digital currencies.

Roger Whittaker, whistling balladeer who found global fame, dies at 87

Union Leader 22 Sep 2023
Whittaker seldom returned to East Africa in adulthood, aside from a pilgrimage in the early 1980s to film a television special, “Roger Whittaker in Kenya.” He lived in England and Ireland, where he restored a 10,000-square-foot mansion and overhauled a 17th-century convent, before moving to France in 2012 and announcing his retirement.

Kenya commemorates 10th anniversary of Westgate Mall terror attack

Anadolu Agency 21 Sep 2023
A solemn ceremony on Thursday commemorated the 10th anniversary of the Westgate Mall terror attack in the Kenyan capital of Nairobi, which claimed 67 lives. . Ten years after the harrowing incident, Kenya has made significant strides in enhancing its police technology, improving vigilance, and strengthening emergency response capabilities.

Banned New Zealand athlete Zane Robertson arrested

RNZ 21 Sep 2023
Disgraced former New Zealand athlete Zane Robertson has reportedly been arrested in Kenya after being ... He has lived in Kenya for a number of years.

Turaco Acquires MicroEnsure Ghana to Deepen Affordable Insurance Coverage Across Africa

This Day 21 Sep 2023
Through its active partnerships, Turaco has designed and delivered a suite of bespoke insurance packages, including medical, life, asset, and vehicle insurance, that have already covered over 1,300,000 lives across Nigeria, Kenya, Uganda, and now Ghana.

Mayor Brandon Johnson’s team will scrap INVEST South/West name, but not its goals

Chicago Sun-Times 21 Sep 2023
While Johnson’s team is still evaluating the program, they may take “a very different path” toward investing in the South and West sides, and a forthcoming approach won’t be dubbed INVEST South/West, according to Johnson’s Deputy Mayor of Business and Neighborhood Development, Kenya Merritt.

Aaron Diehl Revives Mary Lou Williams

Stereogum 21 Sep 2023
Live At The Village Vanguard by Mark Turner Quartet ... Their music has always been a unique blend of free jazz, traditional African rhythms and melodies (they lived, worked and studied in Ghana, Kenya, Uganda, Senegal, Morocco and Ethiopia early on), and funk, with a strong element of Sun Ra-esque Afrofuturism.