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British Museum🏛 to Return Benin Bronzes💫 to Nigeria

More than a century after British soldiers looted a collection of priceless artifacts from the Kingdom of Benin, some of the Benin bronzes are heading back to Nigeria - with strings attached.

A deal was struck last month by the Benin Dialogue Group (BDG) that would see "some of the most …

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Zimbabwe 'to Shut🚷 Down Foreign Embassies' in 💰Bid to Cut Costs

Zimbabwe's new finance minister Mthuli Ncube has reportedly announced that the government is planning to reduce the number of the country's foreign missions from the current 46.

According to New, during his budget speech last week, Ncube said that the government this year alone ran a $15 million …

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Jubilee Party Property To be Auctioned Over Sh1m Rent Arrears😯

The Jubilee Party is on the verge of losing its property over unpaid rent amounting to nearly a million shillings.

Reports suggest that the ruling party has not paid eighteen months rent for its Nakuru County headquarters offices located in the posh Milimani estate in the outskirts of Nakuru town …

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Two 'Forced'😱 to Drink Hydrogen Peroxide Hospitalised🏥 in Nyandarua

Two teenagers from Rutara, Nyandarua county, are admitted to J.M Memorial Hospital in Ol Kalou after allegedly being forced to drink hydrogen peroxide.

The boys were assaulted by a person unknown to them while still healing having been circumcised six days earlier.

Nurse Winnie Wakarima on Sunday said the …

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👔Uhuru Pledges To Protect Water💧 Resources

President Uhuru Kenyatta has pledged his commitment to protect water resources as the country grapples with effects of climate change .

Uhuru said during the launch of the Sustainable Blue Economy Conference on Monday that he is concerned climate change was challenging the sustainability of aquatic resources.

"We are already experiencing …

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MPs to Quiz🤔 Chebukati, Chiloba Over Sh4bn Kits

IEBC chairman Wafula Chebukati and former CEO Ezra Chiloba will this week appear before MPs to answer to queries raised by the Auditor General on the expenditure of billions of shillings.

Public Accounts Committee chairman Opiyo Wandayi said that his team will also invite the 3 commissioners who resigned in …

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State to Tame Fish Imports🐟 in New Measures😯

The government will not ban fish imports from China as demanded by fishermen, a fisheries official has said.

Director general of Kenya Fisheries Service Susan Imande said the government has introduced strict rules to contain the imports and give the local fish production an upper hand.

She said henceforth, the …

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Ruto Urges Kalenjin Not to Worry About 2022❗

Deputy President William Ruto has asked the Kalenjin community not to have any worries about the 2022 succession, assuring them that “it is well planned.”

The DP said the Jubilee political gameplan was intact and there was no cause for worry.

The DP said: “Hiyo maneno ingine ya hapo mbele …

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'Political Cons' Impeding👀 Ruto's 2022 Bid Doomed to Fail 🔈: MPs

Efforts by 'political cons' to impede Deputy President William Ruto's 2022 presidential bid will fail, more than 15 MPs have said.

They said the same brokers were used to frustrate President Uhuru Kenyatta in 2013 using the International Criminal Court (ICC) but 'flopped terribly'.

The leaders, during a church service …

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More Trouble😓 for NHIF Bosses as DCI Probe Auditors’ Claims😠

NHIF boss Geoffrey Mwangi wants his and Gilbert Kurgat plea deferred.

His lawyers led by Prof. Tom Ojienda claim that a charge brought against them is defective. The top National Hospital Insurance Fund (NHIF) managers are under probe after a team of auditors sent to the institution claimed they had …

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ODPP Approves Prosecution of 3⃣ Chinese Over SGR Bribe💸

DPP Noordin Haji has given consent to the Ethics and Anti-Corruption Commission to institute criminal prosecution against three Chinese nationals linked to a ticketing scandal at the SGR.

Li Gen, in-charge of Transport, Li Xiaowu - security manager, and Sun Xin-staff, will be charged with attempt to bribe DCI officers probing …

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City Hall Owed Sh307 bn💰, Services Crippled 🔈 Ouko

Auditor general Edward Ouko has raised concerns over City Hall's inability to recover more than Sh307.6 billion owed by various players. This has hampered services in the capital.

Ouko, in his 2060-17 audit report, said amount owed to the county by property owners, national government agencies and other actors …

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