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News Kenya: Kenya’s Hospitality Sector Set to Benefit from Sports Tourism as Lucrative Golf Industry Takes Centre Stage

News source: http://footprint2africa.com/topics/hospitality/kenyas-hospitality-sector-set-benefit-sports-tourism-lucrative-golf-industry-takes-centre-stage/
Publicated on: Saturday 17 November 2018

Kenya’s hospitality sector has the potential to reap the rewards of its ever-expanding sports travel segment. Globally, the sports tourism market is a fast-growing sector of the travel industry and eq...

News Kenya: Tough times: Kenya piles Kshs 2.5 billion debt in a day

News source: https://www.exchange.co.tz/tough-times-kenya-piles-kshs-2-5-billion-debt-in-a-day/
Publicated on: Saturday 17 November 2018

On Thursday, Kenya’s foreign debt grew by Sh2.5 billion after the Kenya shilling crossed the 103 mark, a 0.1 per cent depreciation. This means that even without signing any new loan deals, the country ...

News Kenya: Kenya is most generous country in Africa, says report

News source: https://www.standardmedia.co.ke/article/2001303050/kenya-is-most-generous-country-in-africa-says-report
Publicated on: Friday 16 November 2018

Hon Esther Passaris donating sanitary pads to assist street families in Kamukunji. Kenya has been ranked 8th most generous country in the world. [Courtesy] Forget their fights on social media, but Ken...

News Kenya: Kenya to host food security forum on Monday

News source: https://uncova.com/kenya-to-host-food-security-forum-on-monday
Publicated on: Friday 16 November 2018

Kenya will on Monday host a forum on innovative strategies to achieve the country’s development blueprint on food security, organisers said on Friday. The forum, hosted by the minis...

News Kenya: Treatment milestone? Kenya’s cancer 'cure' set for decisive trials

News source: https://www.standardmedia.co.ke/article/2001303003/treatment-milestone-kenya-s-cancer-cure-set-for-decisive-trials
Publicated on: Friday 16 November 2018

A cervical cancer treatment originated in Kenya is set for a decisive research phase in Australia and New Zealand. The treatment, a combination of two HIV drugs, will from January be tested on 36 volu...

News Kenya: Refugees in Kenya Run for Peace in Their Countries

News source: https://www.theepochtimes.com/refugees-in-kenya-run-for-peace-in-their-countries_2716432.html
Publicated on: Friday 16 November 2018

KAJIADO, Kenya—In 2002, at age 9, James Nyang was to be taken as a child soldier so he could fight for his clan in South Sudan. It was his family’s turn to give one male, and his father had already be...

News Kenya: Feature: Jitters as Kenya readies to start farming genetically modified cotton

News source: http://www.china.org.cn/world/Off_the_Wire/2018-11/17/content_73250526.htm
Publicated on: Saturday 17 November 2018

NAIROBI, Nov. 17 (Xinhua) -- As Kenya is getting closer to grow genetically modified cotton next year to boost the textile industry, jitters are growing over the crop amid low awareness on its benefit...

News Kenya: Breakthrough Lymphatic Filariasis Treatment Piloted In Kenya – A First For Africa

News source: https://www.africa.com/breakthrough-lymphatic-filariasis-treatment-piloted-in-kenya-a-first-for-africa/
Publicated on: Friday 16 November 2018

IDA treatment, a new triple drug therapy with the potential to reduce the time to treat and break transmission of lymphatic filariasis (LF) from at least five years down to two years, will be piloted ...

News Kenya: Sakoor Boodham advises Mauritius players to concede less goals against Kenya

News source: https://www.goal.com/en-ke/news/sakoor-boodham-advises-mauritius-players-to-concede-less/ji38n8pz0m5e1280sri1id8kx
Publicated on: Saturday 17 November 2018

The first leg result put Kenya at a pole position to progress to the next round where they will face either Seychelles or Sudan. Mauritius head coach Sakoor Boodham says his side will work hard to avo...

News Kenya: Track legend Keino turns state witness in Kenya graft case

News source: https://sg.news.yahoo.com/track-legend-keino-turns-state-witness-kenya-graft-101758776--spt.html
Publicated on: hursday 15 November 2018

Kenya's former Olympic chief Kipchoge Keino will become a witness for the prosecution after charges of corruption at the 2016 Olympics against him were dropped, his lawyer said Friday. Keino, 78, a tw...

News Kenya: Melis Medo raids Mount Kenya FC as Sofapaka take season spending to nine

News source: https://www.goal.com/en-ke/news/melis-medo-raids-mount-kenya-fc-as-sofapaka-take-season-spending-/163zvhlt2dvb21q7ze7ierm784
Publicated on: Friday 16 November 2018

Medo’s raid over his former side left Mount Kenya FC with no option, but to call for open trials Melis Medo has turned his anger on his former side, Nakumatt by raiding the side of three key players. ...

News Kenya: Kenya, Ethiopia grab wins in China-ASEAN International Marathon

News source: http://www.china.org.cn/china/Off_the_Wire/2018-11/17/content_73220950.htm
Publicated on: Friday 16 November 2018

NANNING, Nov. 17 (Xinhua) -- Koech Ezekiel Kiprop of Kenya and Kidist Fiseha Tedla of Ethiopia won their men's and women's titles respectively at the 2018 China-ASEAN International Marathon on Saturda...