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2015-05-06 12:26:21

NAIROBI, Kenya, May 6, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Africa's newest and most dynamic celebration of media, the Mohamed Amin Africa Media Awards (MAAMAs), is ready for action as

2015-05-02 04:20:05

NAIROBI, Kenya, May 2, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- May 3rd every year is a day set aside worldwide to appreciate the need for freedom of the press. "Let Journalism

2015-04-22 12:25:45

New report details the role of adolescent girls in improving food security in Kenya's pastoralist communities WASHINGTON, April 22, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A new report by

2015-04-22 08:25:48

New Prince Ea video offers climate change solution SAN FRANCISCO, April 22, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- This Earth Day, activist and spoken word artist

2015-04-01 16:21:17

Also in This Edition: Jobs for Writers, Media Industry Blog Posts NEW YORK, April 1, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Below are experts from the ProfNet network that are available to discuss timely issues

2015-03-29 23:00:51

Kenyan expats receive 10% extra bonus for calls and SMS to Kenya if they use coupon EAS10R to place a Voice Credit order on TelephoneKenya.com until April 2nd (EST time). Atlanta,

2015-03-25 08:23:52

Robust strategies to build customer trust are vital for new entrants to succeed in these markets CAPE TOWN, South Africa, March 25, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- As the current demand for electricity

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2015-03-09 12:14:58

Recently released research on human evolution has revealed that species of early human ancestors had significant differences in facial features. Now, a University of Missouri researcher and her international team of colleagues have found that these early human species also differed throughout other parts of their skeletons and had distinct body forms. The research team found 1.9 million-year-old pelvis and femur fossils of an early human ancestor in Kenya, revealing greater diversity in the...

2015-03-03 16:23:19

LONDON, March 3, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Oil Discoveries Increase Investment and Consequently T&D GrowthShare this: Share on facebookShare on twitterShare on emailMore Sharing ServicesThis

2015-02-25 08:27:28

New report shows hard retail data, consumer needs and behavior, combined with macro-economic datasets, are better indicators of opportunity and success in African markets NEW YORK


Latest Kenya Reference Libraries

Red Maasai
2014-10-30 10:39:35

The red Maasai is a breed of domestic sheep that is native to East Africa. The origin of this breed is unknown, but it is known to have been present in Kenya and kept by the Maasai people throughout much of their history. This breed was the most populous sheep breed kept by the Maasai people and many other tribes until the 1970’s, when farmers were offered subsidies to crossbreed their sheep with imported breeds like the Dorper sheep. This caused a decline in purebred Maasai sheep, which...

East African Oryx, Oryx beisa
2012-10-01 08:53:07

The East African oryx (Oryx beisa), or the beisa, is an antelope that can be found in east Africa, as its name suggests. This species prefers steppes and semi desert areas. This oryx holds two subspecies, which occur in different areas of its range. The fringe-eared oryx occurs in areas of Tanzania and southern Kenya, south of the Tana River, while the common beisa oryx in the Horn of Africa and north of the Tana River. It was previously thought that the East African Oryx was a subspecies of...

Gerenuk, Litocranius walleri
2012-09-10 12:02:13

The gerenuk (Litocranius walleri) is a species of antelope that is also called Waller's gazelle or the giraffe-necked antelope. It can be found in East Africa with a range stretching from eastern Ethiopia and Somalia, to eastern and northern areas of Kenya to northeastern Tanzania. It is the only member in its genus. This species holds two recognized subspecies. The gerenuk ranges in size between sexes, with males reaching an average weight of 99 pounds and a height of 41 inches, while...

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2012-06-14 08:23:36

Symbol: TRSE7 Group: Dicot Family: Fabaceae Classification:       Kingdom   Plantae – Plants Subkingdom   Tracheobionta – Vascular plants Superdivision   Spermatophyta – Seed plants Division   Magnoliophyta – Flowering plants Class   Magnoliopsida – Dicotyledons Subclass   Rosidae Order   Fabales Family   Fabaceae – Pea family Genus   Trifolium L. – clover...

Grant’s Gazelle, Nanger granti
2012-06-15 12:08:26

Grant’s gazelle (Nanger granti) is native to Africa. Its northern range of Tanzania extends south to Ethiopia and the Sudan, and from the coast of Kenya to Lake Victoria. It prefers habitats within shrub lands and grass plains, but can also be found in regions that are more arid. In Swahili, Grant’s gazelle is called Swala Granti. It was placed within the Nanger subgenus of the genus Gazella, before Nanger became a separate genus. Grant’s gazelle holds five recognized subspecies. The...

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chomage
  • Stoppage; cessation (of labor).
  • A standing still or idling (of mills, factories, etc.).
The word chomage comes into English from French.]
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