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People go about their secondhand shopping at the busy the Gikomba market in Nairobi, Sept. 18, 2014.

Global Business of Secondhand Clothes Thrives in Kenya

Kenya imports about 100,000 tons of cast-off clothes a year, providing government revenues from customs duties and creating tens of thousands of jobs More

FILE - British tourists queue with their luggage to leave by charter flight from the international airport in Mombasa, Kenya.

Task Force Charged With Taming Kenya’s Public Image

In past several years bombings, kidnappings and political unrest have devastated Kenyan tourism More

Kenya's President Uhuru Kenyatta invokes article 147(3) of the constitution appointing Deputy President William Ruto as acting President  in a ceremony at his office in the capital Nairobi while he attends the ICC status conference at the Hague, Oct. 6, 2014.

ICC Faces Unique Challenges in Prosecuting a President

Accusations of obstruction, intimidation arise as court prosecutes Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta for orchestrating election-related violence More

Teachers demonstrate outside Kenya's Parliament Buildings in the capital Nairobi September 7, 2011. Many Kenyan state schools remained closed on Tuesday after thousands of teachers went on strike to try to force the government to increase their numbers. T

Kenya to Hold Pay Talks With Teachers

Chairman of teachers union says government has often stalled in negotiations to improve living conditions of country’s teachers More

Kenya's President Uhuru Kenyatta (R) speaks to a member of his defense team as he appears before the International Criminal Court at The Hague, Oct. 8, 2014.

Kenyan President Respects Constitution, Says Lawmaker

Kenyan legislator says Uhuru Kenyatta’s presence at ICC show country’s commitment to respect its obligation as signatory to Rome Statute More

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