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James Macharia

James Macharia

    One killed in grenade attack on Kenya church
    One killed in grenade attack on Kenya church
    At least one person was killed when a grenade was thrown into a Nairobi church on Sunday, the latest in a series of attacks in Kenya since it sent...
    Kenyans will go to the polls in March, 2013
    Kenyans will go to the polls in March, 2013
    Kenya's next presidential and parliamentary elections will be held on March 4 2013, its electoral commission said on Saturday, a vote sure to draw...
    Kenya's tribunal on violence 'doomed'
    Kenya's tribunal on violence 'doomed'
    A local tribunal would not be a credible mechanism to try Kenyan post-election violence suspects because the wealthy political elite would...
    Somali pirates seize Panama-flagged ship MV ORNA
    Somali pirates seize Panama-flagged ship MV ORNA
    Somali pirates on two skiffs seized the Panama-flagged merchant ship MV ORNA after firing small arms and rocket-propelled grenades at the vessel,...
    Strike threat Eskom widens
    Strike threat Eskom widens
    A potential strike at Eskom widened after a second union said on Wednesday its members rejected a new pay offer and would join a work stoppage that...
    NUM rejects Eskom pay offer, talks go on
    NUM rejects Eskom pay offer, talks go on
    South Africa's biggest trade union, the National Union of Mineworkers (NUM), said on Tuesday it had rejected the latest wage offer by state-owned...
    NUM hopes to reach deal with Eskom
    NUM hopes to reach deal with Eskom
    South Africa's biggest trade union said it was hopeful fresh wage negotiations on Monday with state-owned power utility Eskom could avert a strike...
    Union wants Implats workers to end strike
    Union wants Implats workers to end strike
    The National Union of Mineworkers (NUM) said on Friday it wants workers at Impala Platinum, the world's number two producer of the metal, to...
    Striking Implats miners attack union leaders
    Striking Implats miners attack union leaders
    Workers at South Africa's Impala Platinum, the world's No. 2 platinum producer, attacked union leaders who tried to persuade them to return to...
    Implats workers consult on pay offer, strike
    Implats workers consult on pay offer, strike
    Workers at the world's number two platinum producer will hold a meeting Wednesday to weigh Impala Platinum's latest pay offer after talks meant to...
    Implats strike enters second week, no talks planned
    Implats strike enters second week, no talks planned
    The National Union of Mineworkers (NUM) said a strike at Impala Platinum, the world's No. 2 producer, was likely to spread to the company's metal...
    Implats strike spreads, hits second SA mine
    Implats strike spreads, hits second SA mine
    A strike at South Africa's Impala Platinum, the world's No. 2 producer of the precious metal, has spread to another mine and hit output, the...