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TelephoneKenya.com celebrates National Day with 15% OFF on international top ups sent to Kenya. Atlanta, Georgia (PRWEB) December 10, 2014 National Day
LifeStraw® Carbon Credits reduce CO2 emissions and provide safe water to rural Kenyans LAUSANNE, Switzerland, Dec.
NAIROBI, Kenya, Nov.
Hundreds of soccer balls and shoes are distributed as part of global initiative to upcycle approximately 43 acres of former airline seat coverings DALLAS, Oct.
Today Sport Court® named the three finalists for a new Court Award program, which will provide a court surface to a not-for-profit, Sport for Development group. Salt
KIGALI, Rwanda, Oct.
First humanitarian delivery flight from Boeing South Carolina NORTH CHARLESTON, S.C., Oct.
Program's first stop in Kenya targets over 125,000 school children to receive more than 23 million liters of safe water a year KAKAMEGA, Kenya, Oct.
Samsung has implemented a highly successful strategy to account for over 50 percent of smartphone sales in Kenya CAPE TOWN, South Africa, Oct.
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...
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...
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...
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) 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...
- A transitional zone between two communities containing the characteristic species of each.