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  • Kenyan jailed in the US for aiding terrorists

    NAIROBI, Kenya, Aug 28 - A Kenyan has been sentenced to 15 years in prison by a court in Florida, USA for conspiring to support Al-Qaeda, and its affiliates in Syria and Somalia. The 27-year-old, Mohamed Hussain Said, is also accused of supporting Al-Nusra Front and the... Read more

  • Kenya has no rule to kill terror suspects – police

    NAIROBI, Kenya, Aug28 - The National Police Service has strongly dismissed claims that police were behind forceful disappearance of terror suspects. Rights defenders and political leaders have made allegations of disappearances in Northern Kenya, the coastal region and... Read more

  • New Orleans mourns, celebrates 10 years after Katrina

    NEW ORLEANS, Aug 29 - New Orleans will mark the 10th anniversary of Hurricane Katrina Saturday with solemn memorials and boisterous brass bands as the "Big Easy" remembers those lost to the devastating storm and celebrates its resilience. "Come hell or high water -- and... Read more

  • Gwendo suspended from TNA, Sakaja says decision not final

    NAIROBI, Kenya, Aug 28 - The National Alliance (TNA) national disciplinary committee has resolved to suspend Nominated Senator Joy Gwendo from the ruling party for gross misconduct. The report by the committee to the party also recommended that the national oversight board... Read more

  • Court lifts warrants for warders accused over Narok shootings

    NAIROBI, Kenya, Aug 28 - Senior Principal Magistrate Martha Mutuku on Friday lifted the arrest warrants she had issued for two game warders who've been charged with attempting murder and causing grievous harm during the chaos that engulfed Narok town in January. Mutuku... Read more