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Want to fly directly from Kenya to the US? Book your tickets

| February 23, 2017 | 0 Comments
Want to fly directly from Kenya to the US? Book your tickets

NAIROBI, Kenya, Feb 23 – Long awaited direct flights between Kenya and the United States inched closer as the Jomo Kenyatta International Airport attained Category One status. The move follows a final assessment audit by US Federal Aviation Administration that granted Kenya the Category One status. The move is expected to see both Kenya Airways, […]

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Too many rumors, fake news on Immigration: Kenyan Diaspora should seek Truth.

| February 23, 2017 | 0 Comments
Too many rumors, fake news on Immigration: Kenyan Diaspora should seek Truth.

The age of face book and social media has given rise to all kinds of freedom of speech. It is hard to find someone walking around the streets of Nairobi without a cell phone. In fact it is believed that most Kenyans who own a cell phone are also registered with WHATS-APP, face book, and […]

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How Kenyans in the diaspora will register to vote

| February 23, 2017 | 0 Comments
How Kenyans in the diaspora will register to vote

The IEBC is mandated by the Constitution to register all eligible Kenyans as voters, prepare, maintain and revise the register of voters. For purposes of the upcoming elections in 2017, Kenyans living outside the country will be able to register and participate in the elections. The Commission will conduct voter registration in Bujumbura in Burundi, […]

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VIDEO: Homeless Kenyan immigrant injured in motel fire

| February 22, 2017 | 1 Comment
VIDEO: Homeless Kenyan immigrant injured in motel fire

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. Heavy smoke billowed from a fire at a Northside motel that injured two people Saturday morning, Jacksonville Fire Rescue said. Firefighters said the fire started just before 5:30 a.m. on the ground floor of the Metro Inn and Suites on Golfair Boulevard, just off Interstate 95. Jacksonville Fire Rescue spokesperson Tom Francis told […]

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Types of US Visas Kenyan government officials are entitled to

| February 22, 2017 | 0 Comments
Types of US Visas Kenyan government officials are entitled to

Kenya’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs has explained what types of visas various government officials are entitled to. The move is apparently aimed at addressing protocol hitches that are experienced at various stages either in the country or abroad.  The purpose of one’s intended travel and other facts determine what type of visa is required under […]

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