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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.
    Kenyans will go to the polls in March, 2013
    Kenyans will go to the polls in March, 2013
    Kenya's electoral commission has announced on Saturday that the country's next presidential elections will be on March 4 2013.
    Kenya's tribunal on violence 'doomed'
    Kenya's tribunal on violence 'doomed'
    Kenya's elite would subvert any local tribunal that attempted to try post-election violence suspects, says the country's 'Iron Lady', Martha Karua.
    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.
    NUM rejects Eskom pay offer, talks go on
    NUM rejects Eskom pay offer, talks go on
    The National Union of Mineworkers said on Tuesday it had rejected the latest wage offer by Eskom, but would pursue talks for now.
    NUM hopes to reach deal with Eskom
    NUM hopes to reach deal with Eskom
    The NUM said it was hopeful wage talks on Monday with Eskom could avert a strike that could disrupt electricity supply during the World Cup.
    Union wants Implats workers to end strike
    Union wants Implats workers to end strike
    The National Union of Mineworkers said on Friday it wants workers at Impala Platinum to abandon their pay strike and return to work.
    Striking Implats miners attack union leaders
    Striking Implats miners attack union leaders
    Workers at Impala Platinum attacked union leaders who tried to persuade them to return to work, the company and union said on Friday.
    Implats workers consult on pay offer, strike
    Implats workers consult on pay offer, strike
    Workers at Impala Platinum will hold a meeting to weigh the latest pay offer after talks meant to resolve a strike failed to reach agreement.
    Implats strike enters second week, no talks planned
    Implats strike enters second week, no talks planned
    NUM said a strike at Impala Platinum was likely to spread to the company's metal refinery and workers were prepared to stay away for weeks or months.