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Tue, 12 Aug 2008 20:19:42 +0000

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Online payment gateway coming to Kenyakenyan filmmaker

Fri, 08 Aug 2008 18:18:48 +0000

A company called i360 Microsystems and Commercial Bank of Africa have joined together to create the first online payment gateway in Kenya. The transactional logic of the system will be powered by Safaricom’s M-Pesa while the settlement will be handled by Commercial Bank of Africa. The inability of government to keep up with e-commerce legislation […]

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Kenyan Truck Driver Found Dead Inside Truck In Gainesville, Floridakenyan filmmaker

Thu, 07 Aug 2008 22:35:34 +0000

Source: Diaspora Messenger Samuel Nyambagera Ogari A Kenyan truck driver who was working over the road (long distance) was found dead in his cab in Gainesville, Florida on Sunday 07/27/08. His name is Samuel Nyambagera Ogari of a resident of Oklahoma City, Oklahoma. Confirmed sources indicate that he left Arizona with a load that he […]

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East Africa embassy bombings: Kenya police make fresh arrestskenyan filmmaker

Thu, 07 Aug 2008 22:27:42 +0000

As Kenyans commemorate the 10th anniversary of the US embassy bombings in Kenya and Tanzania, the Standard newspaper is reporting that fresh arrests have been made in Garrisa in connection with one the organizers of the bombings, Msallam Saleh Mahdi. The Kenyan police intercepted a call from the couple to the wanted fugitive.

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Swiss diplomat accused of kidnapping child in Kenyakenyan filmmaker

Thu, 07 Aug 2008 18:18:04 +0000

Maureen Nanyanzi Mawejje, the accuser A UN Swiss diplomat has been accused by a 25 year old single Ugandan mother of kidnapping her child in Nairobi, Kenya. Maureen Nanyanzi Mawejje met the diplomat through his wife, a former Ugandan beauty queen and became acquainted with them and even moved in with them. She was invited […]

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Kenyan refugees may be resettled in the USkenyan filmmaker

Thu, 07 Aug 2008 04:33:31 +0000

Assistant Secretary of State for the Bureau of Population, Refugees and Migration, Samuel Witten announced yesterday that Kenyan refugees who were having a hard time resettling might be relocated to the US at the end of the year. He made the statement shortly after meeting with Kenya’s Immigration minister, Otieno Kajwang to discuss the issue. […]

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Kenyans living abroad remit more than US$330 million in the first half of 2008kenyan filmmaker

Wed, 06 Aug 2008 19:05:58 +0000

According to Business Daily and data from the Central Bank of Kenya, Kenyans living abroad remitted a mind boggling Kshs 22 billion (US$ 331,794,996.96 to be exact) in the first half of 2008, a 28% increase over the same period last year. This buoyed the value of the shilling against dollar when the lift was […]

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Briefs: LG plans cell phone assembly plant in Kenya in ’09kenyan filmmaker

Wed, 06 Aug 2008 18:06:22 +0000

South Korean electronics giant LG announced today that the company will open a cell phone assembly plant in Kenya in 2009. According to Byung Su Lee, LG’s regional manager, the will spend Kshs 100 million to set up the assembly plant. Two months ago, China’s Huawei Technologies announced plans to expand in the region.

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Mudavadi fires 57 councillors appointed by Uhuru Kenyattakenyan filmmaker

Wed, 06 Aug 2008 08:46:14 +0000

64 new councillors appointed Deputy Prime Minister and Local Government Minister Musalia Mudavadi (ODM) yesterday fired 57 councillors allied to Uhuru Kenyatta (KANU) who is also a Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of State. In a controversial move back in February, Uhuru, who was briefly the Minister of Local Government at the time, was accused […]

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Immigration: E-Verify flaw fix is in the workskenyan filmmaker

Wed, 06 Aug 2008 06:46:25 +0000

A flaw in the E-Verify system allowing illegal immigrants to trick the system by using false identification, often belonging to someone else, will be fixed according to Jock Scharfen, Acting Director of U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services. He was speaking to reporters who came to tour the Nebraska Service Center. He said the system will […]

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