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#Kenya

# kenya - Sunday 16 September, 2018

Kenyan marathon master Kipchoge smashes world record Rapid This post contains videos

Kenyan marathon master Kipchoge smashes world record

It was the largest single improvement on the marathon world record since Derek Clayton improved the mark by 2:23 in 1967.

# kenya - Saturday 1 September, 2018

From TheJournal.ie How did 11 of Kenya's most precious and protected black rhinos end up dead? Controversy

How did 11 of Kenya's most precious and protected black rhinos end up dead?

Officials are now blaming each other for the fiasco in a country which prides itself on its conservation efforts.

# kenya - Sunday 26 August, 2018

From TheJournal.ie Irish charity founder in Kenya works 6 days a week and pays himself €300 a month Charity

Irish charity founder in Kenya works 6 days a week and pays himself €300 a month

“I can do more here,” James Hennessy says of his life in the Great Rift Valley.

# kenya - Friday 13 July, 2018

From TheJournal.ie 'A complete disaster': Eight out of 14 endangered rhinos die after moving to a new park Kenya Wildlife Service

'A complete disaster': Eight out of 14 endangered rhinos die after moving to a new park

The loss of so many in one go is unprecedented – an investigation has been launched.

# kenya - Saturday 12 May, 2018

From TheJournal.ie Lesbian love story is banned in Kenya - but a hit in Cannes Lgbt Love

Lesbian love story is banned in Kenya - but a hit in Cannes

The director went from being a national hero to accused of corrupting Kenyan youth.

# kenya - Thursday 10 May, 2018

From TheJournal.ie At least 27 people killed after dam bursts in Kenya Floods

At least 27 people killed after dam bursts in Kenya

Weeks of torrential rains in Kenya have led to flooding and mudslides that have left 159 dead.

# kenya - Wednesday 2 May, 2018

From TheJournal.ie This Cork dairy farmer drank blood fresh from a cow when she spent time farming with tribespeople in Kenya The Hardest Harvest This post contains videos

This Cork dairy farmer drank blood fresh from a cow when she spent time farming with tribespeople in Kenya

Paula Hynes travelled to Kenya to spend two-and-a-half weeks with a remote Maasai tribe.

# kenya - Monday 5 February, 2018

From TheJournal.ie Leading ivory trade investigator murdered in Kenya Esmond Martin

Leading ivory trade investigator murdered in Kenya

Esmond Martin, aged 75, died after being stabbed at his house in a Nairobi suburb.

# kenya - Sunday 22 October, 2017

From TheJournal.ie Alleged poacher arrested after rhino he was targeting attacks and injures him Karma Police

Alleged poacher arrested after rhino he was targeting attacks and injures him

The incident happened in Etosha National Park in Namibia.

# kenya - Friday 1 September, 2017

From TheJournal.ie Jubilant scenes as judge declares controversial Kenyan election null and void Gross Irregularities

Jubilant scenes as judge declares controversial Kenyan election null and void

President Uhuru Kenyatta won a second term in a widely criticised election last month.

# kenya - Monday 28 August, 2017

From TheJournal.ie Anyone who gets caught with a plastic bag in Kenya could face a €31,000 fine or four years in prison Plastic Bag Ban

Anyone who gets caught with a plastic bag in Kenya could face a €31,000 fine or four years in prison

The ban came into force today but has sparked a lot of criticism.

# kenya - Tuesday 15 August, 2017

From TheJournal.ie 'Champion for refugees' rights’: Tributes paid to Irish UNHCR official who died in Kenyan hospital Andy Needham

'Champion for refugees' rights’: Tributes paid to Irish UNHCR official who died in Kenyan hospital

Andy Needham died unexpectedly following a routine operation.

Kenya want to build 10 athletics venues and become the first African host of the World Championships

‘We have a plan to build big stadiums in Nairobi, Mombasa and Eldoret and seven additional new ones in other parts of the country.’

# kenya - Saturday 12 August, 2017

From TheJournal.ie Two shot dead in protests over disputed Kenyan election Riots

Two shot dead in protests over disputed Kenyan election

Human Rights Watch urged police to show restraint in the face of protests.

# kenya - Wednesday 9 August, 2017

From TheJournal.ie Murdered official's identity used to 'hack Kenyan election results' Uhuru Kenyatta

Murdered official's identity used to 'hack Kenyan election results'

The leader of the country’s opposition coalition has made serious allegations about the vote.

# kenya - Sunday 6 August, 2017

From TheJournal.ie Dodgy technology and dead people voting - Kenya has a job on its hands preventing fraud in its coming election The Fix

Dodgy technology and dead people voting - Kenya has a job on its hands preventing fraud in its coming election

Recent elections in the African nation have been beset by claims of vote-rigging and intimidation.

# kenya - Friday 14 July, 2017

From TheJournal.ie Irish woman dies in East Africa RIP

Irish woman dies in East Africa

The Department of Foreign Affairs says that it is providing consular assistance in the case.

# kenya - Sunday 9 July, 2017

From TheJournal.ie Column: 'Over half my patients, often with contagious illnesses, have to share a bed' Medecins Sans Frontieres

Column: 'Over half my patients, often with contagious illnesses, have to share a bed'

The scale of the HIV problem in Kenya’s Homa Bay County is enormous, writes Dr Eamonn Faller.

# kenya - Saturday 24 June, 2017

From TheJournal.ie 'I was haunted by the blood I caused by circumcising girls' FGM

'I was haunted by the blood I caused by circumcising girls'

Almost 3,000 girls living in Ireland could be at risk of undergoing female genital mutilation.

# kenya - Sunday 4 June, 2017

From TheJournal.ie Opinion: 'I’ve never seen hunger and despair like I saw last week in Kenya' Read Me

Opinion: 'I’ve never seen hunger and despair like I saw last week in Kenya'

With severe drought gripping many parts of East Africa, millions of people are facing starvation in the coming months, writes David O’Hare.

# kenya - Friday 7 April, 2017

2016 Olympic marathon gold medallist fails out-of-competition drugs test

Jemima Sumgong was the first Kenyan woman to win the race.

# kenya - Wednesday 18 January, 2017

From TheJournal.ie Kenyan MP urges women to boycott sex until men register to vote Powerful Motivator

Kenyan MP urges women to boycott sex until men register to vote

Mishi Mboko said it was the best bet for beating the current government at the polls.

# kenya - Monday 12 December, 2016

'There are Kenyans so easily allowed to represent European countries... It takes away from the race' Issue This post contains videos

'There are Kenyans so easily allowed to represent European countries... It takes away from the race'

Irish sporting icon Sonia O’Sullivan was critical of the IAAF following the latest controversy relating to eligibility rules.

# kenya - Sunday 27 November, 2016

From TheJournal.ie Irishman and daughter unhurt after vintage airplane they were piloting crashes in Kenya Nairobi

Irishman and daughter unhurt after vintage airplane they were piloting crashes in Kenya

John Ordway and his daughter Isabella have been taking part in the Vintage Air Rally which journeys from Greece to Africa over the course of five weeks every year.

# kenya - Tuesday 2 August, 2016

From TheJournal.ie Man cuts off his wife's hands with a machete because they can't have children Kenya

Man cuts off his wife's hands with a machete because they can't have children

Jackline Mwende Ngila said that tests showed that her husband, who has been charged with attempted murder, is the one with reproductive issues.

# kenya - Wednesday 4 May, 2016

From TheJournal.ie Kenyan court bid to stop anal exams of men accused of being gay Criminal Offence

Kenyan court bid to stop anal exams of men accused of being gay

Engaging in gay sex is a criminal offence in Kenya.

# kenya - Tuesday 3 May, 2016

From TheJournal.ie Miracle as toddler is pulled from the wreckage of a collapsed building after four days Nairobi

Miracle as toddler is pulled from the wreckage of a collapsed building after four days

The little girl was found “in a bucket wrapped in a blanket”.

# kenya - Saturday 30 April, 2016

From TheJournal.ie The world's biggest ivory bonfire is happening right now Ashes To Ashes This post contains videos

The world's biggest ivory bonfire is happening right now

An estimated $100m worth of illegal ivory is being torched.

From TheJournal.ie Kenyan rescuers try to reach woman and child trapped in collapsed building Nairobi

Kenyan rescuers try to reach woman and child trapped in collapsed building

The six-storey building was home to more than 150 families and had been condemned.

From TheJournal.ie The 9 at 9: Saturday 9 At 9

The 9 at 9: Saturday

Here’s everything you need to know as you start your day.

# kenya - Saturday 2 April, 2016

From TheJournal.ie Inside the elite running camp where world champions train Kenya

Inside the elite running camp where world champions train

Stars sleep, eat and run together at a strict Kenyan camp where the day begins at 5am.

# kenya - Saturday 26 March, 2016

From TheJournal.ie Take a walk through Kangemi slum, where Nairobi's poorest fight to survive Kenya

Take a walk through Kangemi slum, where Nairobi's poorest fight to survive

Unemployment is high, addiction is rife, and most women are victims of some form of violence – but somehow they find the strength to carry on.

# kenya - Sunday 6 March, 2016

From TheJournal.ie On the streets of Nairobi: Where children aren't children for long Stolen Childhoods

On the streets of Nairobi: Where children aren't children for long

Some were abandoned on the streets by family members, others left their home because of poverty or neglect.

# kenya - Friday 19 February, 2016

From TheJournal.ie Six lions are roaming around a residential area in Kenya Kenya Believe It

Six lions are roaming around a residential area in Kenya

A team of wildlife rangers tracking the lions aims to capture them.

# kenya - Tuesday 9 February, 2016

From TheJournal.ie Gambler stoned to death by mob after killing two people with sword at casino Kenya

Gambler stoned to death by mob after killing two people with sword at casino

The man reportedly flew into a rage after losing about €260.

# kenya - Tuesday 22 December, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Muslims dress non-Muslims in headscarves to save them from extremist attackers Saved

# kenya - Monday 21 December, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Retired policeman held after fake bomb found on Air France plane Questioning

Retired policeman held after fake bomb found on Air France plane

The plane carrying 459 passengers was flying to Paris yesterday when it had to divert to Kenya over the bomb scare.

# kenya - Monday 31 August, 2015

Doping remains firmly in the spotlight despite Beijing fireworks

There’s a lot to ponder for the new IAAF president ahead of next year’s Olympic Games.

# kenya - Wednesday 26 August, 2015

Two Kenyans fail drug tests at World Athletics Championships

The country was already covered by a cloud of suspicion.

# kenya - Saturday 25 July, 2015

From TheJournal.ie People in Kenya are naming their kids Air Force One in honour of Obama’s visit Kenya Believe It
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