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Henry Rotich

Kenya’s finance minister Henry Rotich to be arrested, charged over gr...

07 July, 2019 2:55 pm 2:55 pm

NAIROBI  (Web Desk) – Kenya’s chief prosecutor has ordered the arrest of the finance minister over allegations of corruption related to the construction of two dams. Henry Rotich is accused of flouting procurement procedures in awarding a contract worth over $450m (£405m) for the dam projects to the Italian company CMC de Ravenna. In March … Read More

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No survivors from crashed Ethiopian Airlines flight with 157 aboard

03 March, 2019 4:27 pm 4:27 pm

ADDIS ABABA (92 News) – An Ethiopian Airlines flight to Nairobi carrying 149 passengers and eight crew members has crashed on Sunday morning . An Ethiopian Airlines Boeing 737, en route from Adis to Nairobi, crashed shortly after takeoff killing all 157 thought to be on board, according to statements from the airline and the … Read More

Alphabet to deploy balloon Internet in Kenya with Telkom in 2019

07 July, 2018 2:05 pm 2:05 pm

NAIROBI (Reuters) – Alphabet Inc’s Loon said on Thursday it would deploy its system of balloons to beam high-speed Internet access with Telkom Kenya from next year to cover rural and suburban populations, marking its first commercial deal in Africa. Known as Project Loon, the technology was developed by Alphabet’s X, the company’s innovation lab. … Read More