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2017-07-24 Kenya, Tanzania Remove Trade Restrictions
[Citizen] Nairobi -Tanzania and Kenya have held successful talks that will see the lifting of restrictions on imports from either country.

2017-07-24 Hong Kong Airline To Launch Luxury Flight to Nairobi
[Nation] A Hong Kong-based airline operator plans to launch a Sh4.6 million a ticket luxury flight to Nairobi targeting Asia's super-rich keen on sampling Kenya's prime holiday destinations.

2017-07-24 Survey Shows Odinga Now More Popular Than President
[Capital FM] Nairobi -The latest surveys released by two pollsters have shown different results in the popularity ratings of President Uhuru Kenyatta and Opposition leader Raila Odinga ahead of the August 8 presidential election.

2017-07-24 EU Monitors Watching Election Preparations
[VOA] Whether Kenya's elections next month turn deadly violent, like the 2007 vote, or remain mostly peaceful, like the 2013 poll, international monitors will be on the ground to see whether the final outcome is trustworthy and fair.

2017-07-24 Presidential Debate - Kenyatta Cancels Samburu Tour
[Nation] President Uhuru Kenyatta has cancelled a scheduled tour to Samburu and Marsabit today, a possible indication that he could attend the debate and face off with his main challenger, Raila Odinga.

2017-07-24 Police Opens Probe on Policeman Who Shot Fan After Wizkid Concert
[Nation] The Independent Policing Oversight Authority has initiated investigations into an incident where a police officer is alleged to have shot a female reveller outside the KICC after WizKid Concert early Sunday morning.

2017-07-24 Hollywood Hasn't Changed Me - Christine Wawira
[Nation] At the tender age of seven, Kenyan actress Christine Wawira relocated with her family to the United Kingdom and then the United States. While there she fell in love with acting.

2017-07-24 President Kenyatta Signs Into Law the Nairobi International Financial Centre Bill
[Capital FM] Nairobi -President Uhuru Kenyatta this morning at State House, Nairobi, signed eight Bills into law.

2017-07-24 Boinnet Asks Odinga to Get Facts Right on Officers, Not See Rigging Everywhere
[Capital FM] Nairobi -Inspector General of Police Joseph Boinnet has explained that 42 police officers accused of being part of a scheme to rig out NASA flag bearer Raila Odinga during next month's election, are joining the National Intelligence Service.

2017-07-24 Matiangi Throws a Damper on Nasa 'Adopt a Polling Station' Plan
[Capital FM] Nairobi -Acting Interior Cabinet Secretary Fred Matiangi has warned that only officials accredited by the Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission will be allowed around polling stations on August 8.

2017-07-24 Kenyan Asians Formally Recognised as 44th Tribe By Proclamation of President Kenyatta
[Capital FM] Nairobi -Kenyans of Asian heritage have been recognised as the 44th tribe by proclamation of President Uhuru Kenyatta.

2017-07-24 KRCS to Set Up 4 Cholera Treatment Centres in Nairobi
[Capital FM] Nairobi -The Ministry of Health has received a boost from the Kenya Red Cross Society (KRCS), with the latter promising to set up four cholera treatment centres in areas prone to a cholera outbreak in Nairobi, with the ministry setting up eight.

2017-07-24 Vet Lab's Kisia Wins Coast Open Championship
[Nation] Vet Lab Sports Club and national team player Mike Kisia on Sunday beat Coast-based Gurbux Singh and Muthaiga's Anthony Irungu by two shots to win 98th edition of the Coast Open Golf Championship at the links Mombasa Golf Club.

2017-07-24 Nasa Accuses Army of Plot to Disrupt Polls
[Nation] The opposition on Sunday claimed that the military will be used to cause chaos in a bid to rig the August 8 General Election in favour of Jubilee Party.

2017-07-24 Kenyatta Commissions Airport as He Pleads for Votes
[Nation] President Uhuru Kenyatta on Sunday commissioned Isiolo International Airport and urged residents to re-elect him.

2017-07-24 Schools Seek Free Learning Cash
[Nation] Secondary schools are yet to receive about Sh5 billion in capitation with less than two weeks to closing day, giving head teachers a challenge in managing the institutions.

2017-07-24 Kiplagat, Chepkirui Win Gold in Bahamas
[Nation] Kenyans Edwin Kiplagat and Emmaculate Chepkirui on Saturday night swept to victories in boys' and girls' 3,000m at the Commonwealth Youth Games that were due to end Sunday in Nassau, Bahamas.

2017-07-24 Driver Vishram to Compete in 2017 Classic Safari Rally
[Nation] Reigning Kenya National Rally Classic champion, Ramesh Vishram, will compete in this year's Kenya Airways East African Safari Classic.

2017-07-24 20 Killed as Militias Clash in Herale, Somalia
[Nation] At least 20 people were killed in a two-day fierce gun-battle between rival militias in central Somalia.

2017-07-24 Relief as Kenya, Tanzania Agree to Lift Trade Restrictions
[Nation] Kenya and Tanzania have held successful talks that will see the lifting of restrictions on imports from either country.

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