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African countries want hippos listed as endangered species

African countries want hippos listed as endangered species

Africa-Press - Kenya. Ten African countries have proposed that hippopotamus be given the highest protection under the Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species...
History as first locally assembled ship floats in Lake Victoria

History as first locally assembled ship floats in Lake Victoria

Africa-Press - Kenya. President Uhuru Kenyatta on Tuesday officially commissioned the Kisumu Shipyard and the floating of MV Uhuru II ship which is nearing...
The role of media in Kenyan elections: What you should know

The role of media in Kenyan elections: What you should know

Africa-Press - Kenya. Traditionally, political debates have been shaped by mainstream media. Kenya’s mainstream media, however, remain strongly wedded to factional ethnic and class...
Kenya's hidden political influencers

Kenya’s hidden political influencers

Africa-Press - Kenya. Social media influencing is a growing and potentially lucrative business for young people in Kenya and increasingly, politicians come calling. "People will...
Political journalists demand protection ahead of polls

Political journalists demand protection ahead of polls

Africa-Press - Kenya. Political journalists now want Police IG Hillary Mutyambai to assure them of their safety ahead of the August 9, General Elections. They...
Women scribes are easy targets to harassment — Amwik

Women scribes are easy targets to harassment — Amwik

Africa-Press - Kenya. Sexual harassment and other forms of violations among women journalists have become a serious cause of concern among stakeholders in the...
Uphold integrity when covering elections, journalists urged

Uphold integrity when covering elections, journalists urged

Africa-Press - Kenya. Journalists have been asked to uphold professional integrity when reporting on the forthcoming August 9 general elections. Amwik executive director Judie Kaberia...
UNAIDS chief calls out racism after 'people in the South' denied visas to attend conference

UNAIDS chief calls out racism after ‘people in the South’ denied visas to attend...

Africa-Press - Kenya. Winnie Byanyima took it to Twitter, Tuesday, to slam the treatment she received when boarding a plane in Geneva, in the...
Emotional trailer for "Black Panther" sequel earns 22 million views

Emotional trailer for “Black Panther” sequel earns 22 million views

Africa-Press - Kenya. Black Panther fans were treated to the first trailer of the upcoming "Black Panther Wakanda Forever" film over the weekend. The...
Kenya inching closer to forest cover target

Kenya inching closer to forest cover target

Africa-Press - Kenya. Slow but sure wins the race. That may well be the mantra for Kenya's efforts to achieve its long-sought forest cover...