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Wangui Kanina

Wangui Kanina

    Kenya PM's party clinches three seats in Parliament
    Kenya PM's party clinches three seats in Parliament
    Prime Minister Raila Odinga's party won three parliamentary seats on Thursday after by-elections that went peacefully despite fears of a repeat of...
    Kenya Airways profit falls on election crisis
    Kenya Airways profit falls on election crisis
    Kenya Airways said on Friday its 2007/08 annual profit after tax fell to 3.9 billion Kenya shillings from 4,1-billion due mainly to the impact of...
    Kenya deaths fuel fears of bloody election campaign
    Kenya deaths fuel fears of bloody election campaign
    Land clashes in Kenya's fertile Rift Valley highlands have killed 16 people, uprooted hundreds and fuelled fears of a bloody campaign ahead of a...
    Annan to lead green revolution for Africa
    Annan to lead green revolution for Africa
    Africa needs a "green revolution" to double agricultural output and end chronic food insecurity in the world's poorest continent, former United...
    Tutu: Focus on Africa's woes, not gay clergy
    Tutu: Focus on Africa's woes, not gay clergy
    Archbishop Desmond Tutu on Friday urged the African Anglican church to concentrate on the continent's grim problems rather than on the row over gay...
    First drought, now floods plague Kenya's nomads
    First drought, now floods plague Kenya's nomads
    After all her goats died in a drought that swept East Africa last year, Habiba Abdi Gedi decided to settle a few kilometres from the Darwa river...
    Nigerian wins African business leader award
    Nigerian wins African business leader award
    A Nigerian banker was named African Business Leader of 2006 in a magazine-sponsored competition to honour major contributors to economic development on the world's poorest continent....
    Africa needs help to win clean energy investment
    Africa needs help to win clean energy investment
    Africa lacks the capacity and projects to attract the levels of investment in clean energy seen in other parts of the world, Kenya's environment...
    Report: Patients forcibly held in Burundi hospitals
    Report: Patients forcibly held in Burundi hospitals
    Hundreds of patients are forcibly held in Burundi's hospitals -- sometimes for months -- over unpaid bills and many have to sell prized land or...