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Kenyan Diaspora Japhet Kaluyu among those who want to be President

| June 22, 2017 | 0 Comments
Kenyan Diaspora Japhet Kaluyu among those who want to be President

Fringe presidential candidates are having a battle of their lives against President Uhuru Kenyatta and his main challenger Raila Odinga on their individual manifestoes as well as media space. The candidates have argued that they have the best vision for Kenya and that media outlets have been continually biased against them. “Do we judge the […]

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Kansas woman sentenced for fake marriage to a Kenyan immigrant

| June 21, 2017 | 0 Comments
Kansas woman sentenced for fake marriage to a Kenyan immigrant

A Kansas City woman was sentenced Wednesday to a year in prison for entering into a sham marriage with an African immigrant. Tierra Ofield, now 24, pleaded guilty in March in U.S. District Court in Kansas City to a charge of conspiracy to circumvent U.S. immigration laws. According to court documents filed by prosecutors, Ofield […]

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Kenya Boxing Champion Fatuma Gets Visit from Mike Tyson Ahead of WBC Title Defence

| June 20, 2017 | 0 Comments
Kenya Boxing Champion Fatuma Gets Visit from Mike Tyson Ahead of WBC Title Defence

Kenya’s Super Bantamweight Women Champion Fatuma Zarika had an opportunity of a lifetime when she got a rare surprise visit from legendary American boxer Mike Tyson at Berry’s Boxing Gym in Las Vegas. The visit was part of her preparations before the much anticipated WBC Bantamweight title defense, and who better to draw inspiration from than the […]

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Kenyan man kidnapped in Kabul Afghanistan

| June 19, 2017 | 0 Comments
Kenyan man kidnapped in Kabul Afghanistan

KABUL, Afghanistan — An Afghan official says a foreign contract worker has been kidnapped in the capital, Kabul. Agriculture Ministry spokesman Latifullah Rashedi said the man, who was kidnapped early Sunday, was working on a horticultural and livestock program, but declined to provide his nationality. Another official in the ministry, who spoke on condition of […]

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Trump deals blow to illegal immigrants’ families

| June 16, 2017 | 0 Comments
Trump deals blow to illegal immigrants’ families

The Trump administration has announced that it is cancelling an Obama-era policy to allow millions of illegal-immigrant parents of children born in the United States to stay in the country. The 2014 policy, known as DAPA, for Deferred Action for Parents of Americans and Lawful Permanent Residents, aimed to help the families of so-called “dreamer” […]

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