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2008-10-12 06:00:28

Text of report by Gakuu Mathenge entitled "Chinese takeover" published by Kenyan privately-owned daily newspaper The Standard website on 12 October; subheadings inserted editorially During KANU's [Kenya African National Union] reign, China-Kenya relations were frosty.

2008-09-15 09:00:48

Kenya appeals oil marketer to cut fuel prices NAIROBI, Sept. 12 (Xinhua) -- Kenyan President Mwai Kibaki on Friday appealed to oil marketing firms to reduce local pump prices and reflect the drop in the international crude prices.

2006-08-28 13:12:40

By C. Bryson Hull NAIROBI (Reuters) - Kenya risks losing its status as a model of African democracy if it does not urgently crack down on corruption that has reached crisis levels and stifled development, U.S. Senator Barack Obama said on Monday.

2006-08-25 11:11:32

NAIROBI (Reuters) - Excited crowds mobbed U.S. Senator Barack Obama on Friday at the start of a four-day visit to Kenya, his father's homeland, but he harshly criticized corruption in the east African country. Obama, the only African-American in the U.S.

2006-07-31 10:46:40

By Robert Hummy NAIROBI (Reuters) - A former Kenyan vice president escaped prosecution over the country's biggest corruption scandal on Monday, when a court ruled he could not be charged in the $1 billion Goldenberg affair.

2006-05-24 06:15:18

By Marie-Louise Gumuchian NAIROBI (Reuters) - Four Kenyans including a former presidential aide have been banned from traveling to the United States under a U.S. anti-corruption law, a U.S. embassy official said on Wednesday. The official from the U.S.

2006-03-04 05:13:04

NAIROBI (Reuters) - Kenya has defended this week's unprecedented police raid on a major media group which brought a torrent of accusations from at home and abroad that President Mwai Kibaki's government was behaving like a dictatorship.

2006-03-03 12:04:23

By C. Bryson Hull NAIROBI (Reuters) - Fallout fro

2006-03-02 12:02:26

By Katie Nguyen NAIROBI (Reuters) - Masked police armed with automatic rifles forced a Nairobi TV station off the air and raided its sister Standard newspaper on Thursday, provoking outrage among Kenyans and Western nations.

2006-03-02 05:26:42

By Katie Nguyen NAIROBI (Reuters) - Masked police armed with automatic rifles raided Kenya's second biggest media group on Thursday, forcing its television station off the air and burning copies of the Standard newspaper.

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