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2014-09-02 Kenya to Host AU Summit On Terrorism
[Capital FM]Nairobi -Kenya will host the Africa Union Peace and Security Council Summit on Terrorism, to be attended by a number of Heads of State and Government from the continent on Tuesday.

2014-09-02 Biometric IDs Will Streamline Bureaucracy
[The Star]The biometric registration of civil servants by both the national and county governments is a huge initiative and an idea whose time has come.

2014-09-02 Kenya Women Saving Time, Money With Return to Natural Hair
[VOA]Nairobi -In Kenya, salons are filled with women who spend hours to have their hair done. It's also expensive in a country where half of the population live on less than a dollar a day. For some women, that has come at too high a cost and now they are embracing their natural hair.

2014-09-02 Wounded British Soldiers Still Flying High
[The Star]Flying for Heroes initiative helps veterans cope with life after war.

2014-09-02 Cord Goes to Rift Valley for Signatures
[The Star]CORD has began collecting signatures for the referendum in Jubilee strongholds in the Rift Valley.

2014-09-02 40,000 Teachers to Get Pay Rise in October
[The Star]A record 40,000 teachers are set to benefit from promotions that will cost their employer Sh4.61 billion, starting next month.

2014-09-02 MCAs Blame Ruto for Uhuru, Raila Standoff
[The Star]SOME Kisumu MCAs have accused Deputy President William Ruto of blocking Cord leaders from working with President Uhuru Kenyatta.

2014-09-02 Italian Firm Loses Big Railway Job
[The Star]THE High Court yesterday dismissed a suit in which an Italian company wants to offer consultancy services for the construction of the Sh327 billion standard gauge railway line.

2014-09-02 Brokers Realise Mixed Earnings in First Half
[The Star]STOCK brokerage firms posted mixed fortunes in the first half of the year to June, the same period that the Nairobi Securities Exchange Ltd reported net earnings tumbled 30.6 per cent to Sh107.3 million.

2014-09-02 NGOs Query Hospital's Sh45 Million Brooms
[The Star]CIVIL society groups in Bungoma have called on the Ethics and Anti-Corruption officers to investigate how Sh45 million was used by the county Health department to buy brooms and brushes for the Bungoma County Referral Hospita.

2014-09-02 Sh11 Billion for Electricity in Rural Schools, Homes
[The Star]THE government will spend Sh11 billion on rural electrification programmes this year.

2014-09-02 Gulf Energy Wins the Tender for Lamu Coal Plant
[The Star]GULF Energy has won the tender for the development of a 960 megawatt coal plant in Lamu, the Ministry of Energy and Petroleum announced yesterday. However two other firms which had shown interest in the tender and made it to the tip list and considering appealing the award.

2014-09-02 Bar Witnesses Contradict Cop On Stolen BMW
[The Star]INVESTIGATIONS into the carjacking and theft of a State House vehicle reveal glaring contradictions and inconsistencies in the version of events given by police driver David Machui. ?

2014-09-02 I Am Not Ready, Witness Tells ICC
[The Star]AN ICC witness who refused to testify yesterday told the court he needs his M-Pesa records to demonstrate why he withdrew his statement.

2014-09-02 In Times of Drought, Cassava Has Come to Our Rescue
[The Star]Anastasia Musenya from Kanzilu village in Mutomo District, Kitui County, has been affected countless times by drought and famine, but planting cassava has been a blessing to her family during such difficult times.

2014-09-02 SLDF Militia Not Regrouping, Says Bungoma County Commissioner
[The Star]Bungoma county commissioner Mohamed Maalim has denied claims that the Sabaot Land Defence Forces in Mt Elgon is regrouping.

2014-09-02 Beware of Middle East Jobs - MPs
[The Star]TWO Kiambu county politicians have warned Kenyan parents against sending their children to work in Saudi Arabia.

2014-09-02 Lobby Launches Drive to Boost Slum Hygiene
[The Star]AN environmental lobby group in Kisumu county has launched a campaign aimed at improving sanitation in slums.

2014-09-02 Senate Probes MCAs On Car Insurance Deal
[The Star]THE Uasin Gishu assembly found itself in trouble with a Senate committee over its dealings with an insurance company.

2014-09-02 Mombasa Health Staff Demand Their Salaries
[The Star]HEALTH workers in Mombasa has vowed not to resume work until they receive their three moth salaries.

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