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December 17, 2018 9:00 PM Kenyan junior shines in South Africa meet

Jia Rajesh Hiranandani won silver during the Africa School Chess Championships in Limpopo, South Africa at the weekend. The Year Seven student at Oshwal Academy amassed seven points out of a possible nine to finish runner-up behind Gabatsgwarwe Refilwe of Botswana, who had eight points. Following her performance, Hiranandani becomes a Women Candidate 370

December 16, 2018 9:00 PM Football: How Kenyans left others hurting in Copa tournament

Kenya won double gold of the first ever Copa Coca-Cola Under-16 Africa Cup that ended on Saturday at Afraha Stadium, Nakuru. The Kenyan boys conquered 11 other countries to be crowned champions and also made history as the first nation to lift the prestigious trophy. They did it in style winning the title on an unbeaten record. The girls registered double 295

October 24, 2017 10:01 AM Seedstars open applications for Botswana leg of world competition

Seedstars announced on Tuesday 24 October 2017 that applications for the Botswana leg of the Seedstars World competition in now open. The startups who will make up the participants of the competition will battle it out for the chance to earn up to US$1 million in equity investment at next year’s global final. This competition in Botswana will form part of the preliminary 124

October 24, 2017 6:48 AM Elephant poaching in Africa falls but ivory seizures up: study

Geneva - Elephant poaching in Africa declined for a fifth straight year in 2016 but seizures of illegal ivory hit records highs, the CITES monitor said on Tuesday, calling it a "conflicting phenomena". In its latest report, the Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species also noted that despite the overall fall in poaching, Africa's elephant 105

October 24, 2017 6:26 AM CITES: Elephant poaching in Africa falls, ivory seizures up

An elephant family at the Garamba National Park in north-eastern Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) where in the past three years alone, over 100,000 African elephants have been killed for their tusks. African Parks, a non-profit organization now in charge of Garamba National Park’s rehabilitation, has taken a number of measures, including doubling patrol 130

October 23, 2017 4:50 PM Four Points by Sheraton debuts in Tanzania with first Arusha hotel

Marriott International has opened the Four Points by Sheraton Arusha, The Arusha Hotel, marking the debut of the brand into Tanzania. Founded in 1894, The Arusha Hotel, which has been rebranded after renovation, will operate under Four Points. The 106-guestroom hotel will be developed in Arusha's central business district near the Clock Tower, the Kilimanjaro 126

October 13, 2017 5:09 PM Diary of a Poultry Farmer: Your most burning questions answered

I’m a teacher of agriculture at Sirua Aulo High School in Kilgoris. My students and I are avid readers of your diary. We wish to start keeping poultry to demonstrate it can be a profitable alternative to rearing cattle in pastoral communities. What advice would you give us? The best place to start is to develop a business plan which covers most aspects 47

October 12, 2017 10:05 AM Kenya’s Political Parody; The Father and Son Case

After the verdict was passed on the 1st day of September, 2017, Kenya’s election has become an evergreen subject throughout the continent of Africa and the world at large. For some time now, many commentators still cannot find the exact political definition for a country such as Kenya, and the reasons the families of Uhuru Kenyatta and Oginga Jaramogi 91

October 11, 2017 10:57 PM Strive takes Kwese TV to Swaziland

ECONET group founder Strive Masiyiwa has set his eyes on Swaziland after applying for a licence to provide satellite television services in the country. Kwese TV, managed under the subsidiary Econet Media, is also available in African countries, including Botswana, Ghana, Lesotho, Zambia, Zimbabwe, Rwanda, Nigeria and South Africa. Masiyiwa recently 61

October 11, 2017 5:10 AM South Sudan peace talk process now includes more groups

NAIROBI, KENYA: The Intergovernmental Authority on Development (IGAD) will hold talks to find a solution to the South Sudan crisis. The talks titled “Revitalisation Forum” are a product of the IGAD Assembly of Heads of State summit of June 12, 2017, when the regional body agreed to revitalise the South Sudan peace process. Brazille Musumba, IGAD’s communications 66