Articles about Kenya from SocioLingo Africa

UNCTAD Africa report to be launched in Nairobi, Kenya, on 21 July during UNCTAD 14 conference

The UNCTAD Economic Development in Africa Report 2016 has found that while Africa’s external debt ratios appear manageable, African Governments must take action to prevent rapid debt growth from becoming a crisis, as experienced in the late 1980s and 1990s. The report, to be launched by UNCTAD Secretary General Mukhisa Kituyi at UNCTAD 14 ( […]

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Kenya: Fiscal Transparency Evaluation

The International Monetary Fund (IMF) has today published a Fiscal Transparency Evaluation (FTE) report for Kenya. The evaluation was carried out at the request of the government of Kenya by a team from the Fund’s Fiscal Affairs Department in September 2014, using information for the fiscal year 2012/13. It is important to note that, since […]

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Merck and University of Nairobi to Start Medical Oncology Fellowship Program

Program aims to improve access to cancer care in Africa and increase number of oncologists on the continent Paediatric and adult medical fellowship planned for African doctors in India Merck (, a leading science and technology company, today announced to start the first Merck Africa Medical Oncology Fellowship Program for Sub-Saharan African countries in partnership […]

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Human Rights Commissioner Kofler on the murder of Kenyan lawyer Kimani, his client and his driver

Bärbel Kofler issued the following statement on the killing of Kenyan lawyer Willie Kimani, the client he was representing, Josephat Mwendwa, and his driver Joseph Muiruri

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