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    World Ugandan scientist shortlisted for prestigious conservation award – Capital News

    Ugandan veterinarian and primate expert, Dr. Gladys Kalema-Zikusoka has been shortlisted for the prestigious Tusk Conservation in Africa 2019 awards. The Tusk Awards for Conservation in Africa organised by conservation charity Tusk Trust in association with Investec Asset Management is...
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    World Kenya, US sign revised security and governance pact, commit to anti-graft agenda – Capital News

    Kenya and the United States have signed a revitalized Security Governance Joint Country Action Plan in a bid to boost cooperation on governance, anti-corruption, and civilian security. The revamped pact was inked on Wednesday at the end of a two-day inaugural Bilateral Strategic Dialogue ...
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    World US Treasury will not hand over Trump tax returns to Congress: official – Capital News

    The US Treasury will not hand President Donald Trump’s tax returns over to Democratic lawmakers, defying a demand from Congress, US Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said Monday.... Read more via Capital News – Get more World News
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    World 2 Cuban doctors abducted by Shabaab in Mandera – Capital News

    Suspected Somali Al-Shabaab jihadis kidnapped two Cuban doctors Friday and killed their police protection officer in northeastern Kenya, police said. Police Spokesman Charles Owino said the two doctors and their guard were on the way to work in the town of Mandera when they were attacked...
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    World Student hacked to death in broad daylight at Moi University – Capital News

    A female student pursuing medicine at Moi University was hacked to death early Tuesday by a man said to be her lover. Ivy Wangeci, a sixth year-medicine student was hacked to death by her.... Read more via Capital News – Get more World News
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    World Catholic priests burn Harry Potter books in Poland – Capital News

    Catholic priests in Poland burned books they say are sacrilegious this weekend, including tomes from British author J.K. Rowling’s Harry Potter series of fantasy novels.... Read more via Capital News – Get more World News
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    World Pentagon authorizes $1 bn for Trump’s border wall – Capital News

    Acting Pentagon chief Patrick Shanahan said Monday he had authorized $1 billion to build part of the wall sought by President Donald Trump along the US-Mexico border. The Department of Homeland Security asked the Pentagon to build 57 miles... Read more via Capital News –...
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    World Kenyan couple arrested for concealing daughter’s defilement, pregnancy – Capital News

    couple has been arrested for allegedly hiding their daughter’s defilement and pregnancy at Nyanyaa … Read more via Capital News – Get more World News
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    Metro Lawyer who shot his son dead due in court Monday – Capital News

    Nairobi Regional Commander Philip Ndolo said lawyer Assa Nyakundi is being treated as a person of interest in the bizarre incident where he shot his 29-year-old son in the.... Read more via Capital News – Get More Nigeria Metro News
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    World Ex-Ruaraka police boss sentenced to death for murder of inmate – Capital News

    Nahashon Mutua who was formerly Ruaraka Officer Commanding Station (OCS) was on December 13 found guilty of the murder of Martin Koome, a suspect who had been arrested over a domestic brawl..... Read more via Capital News – Get more World News
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    World One person dead, several trapped in Malindi building collapse – Capital News

    NAIROBI, Kenya Oct 26 – One person died on Friday morning when a building under construction collapsed in Malindi town, police said, as a search and rescue got underway for others trapped in the rubble. According to Kilifi Police boss … Read more via Capital News –
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    World Rwanda court frees Kagame critic on bail – Capital News

    A Rwandan High Court on Friday granted bail to Diane Rwigara, a prominent critic of President Paul Kagame, who had been jailed for over a year awaiting trial. Rwigara, a 37-year-old accountant, was blocked from challenging Kagame in the.... Read more via Capital News –
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    Metro Nigerian migrants rescued after Libya cell video goes viral – Capital News

    Nigerian migrants held in Libya were rescued after releasing a video from their cell that went viral on social media … Read more via Capital News – Get More Nigeria Metro News
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    World China summons US ambassador over military sanctions – Capital News

    China summoned the US ambassador on Saturday to lodge an official protest over sanctions imposed by the United States against … Read more via Capital News – Get more World News
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    Metro Indian man fills potholes out of love for dead son – Capital News

    Indian businessman Dadarao Bilhore fixes a hole in the road in Mumbai – something he has done at … Read more via Capital News – Get More Nigeria Metro News
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    World China shuts down prominent Christian church – Capital News

    Beijing officials have shut down one of China’s largest “underground” Protestant churches for operating without a licence, the Communist government’s latest move to ramp up control over religious worship.... Read more via Capital News – Get more World News
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    World Trump says Google is ‘rigged’ with bad news about him – Capital News

    President Donald Trump took aim Tuesday at Google, claiming that news search results were “rigged” against him, which prompted a White House aide to suggest the... Read more via Capital News – Get more World News
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    World Pope ‘begs for God’s forgiveness’ for sexual abuse scandal – Capital News

    A handout photo made available by Vatican Media shows Pope Francis at Knock Shrine in western Ireland … Read more via Capital News – Get more World News
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    World South Africa inquiry into top-level state graft opens – Capital News

    A judicial inquiry into alleged corruption at the top of government in South Africa … Read more via Capital News – Get more World News
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    World Ebola deaths in DR Congo rise to 49 with 2,000 feared ‘contacts’ – Capital News

    The deadly Ebola outbreak in eastern DR Congo has now claimed 49 lives since the start of the month, the government has said, and the … Read more via Capital News – Get more World News