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Ambassador McCarter’s remarks for the opening of the Kenya Editors Guild Annual Conference

Ambassador McCarter’s remarks for the opening of the Kenya Editors Guild Annual Conference December 4, 2020 U.S. Support for Kenya Media Thank you for inviting me to join you for your annual conference to speak on “Sustaining a Media that Serves the Citizen.”  U.S. Embassy Nairobi has a long history of supporting Kenya’s media as ...
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United States Donates COVID Test Kits for 20,000 Tests and PPE for Front Line Health Care Workers

United States Donates COVID Test Kits for 20,000 Tests and PPE for Front Line Health Care Workers  Nairobi, Kenya, December 2, 2020 – Today the United States government donated to Kenya 210 Abbott RealTime SARS CoV-2 (EUA) test kits able to provide testing for approximately 20,000 people. With the test kits, the United States also ...
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United States Donates Ksh 173 Million Mobile Field Hospital

United States Donates Ksh 173 Million Mobile Field Hospital and Ksh 131 Million in Vehicles and Training Equipment to Border Police Unit  Nairobi, Kenya, November 19, 2020 – The United States today unveiled the Ksh 173 million mobile field hospital and transferred Ksh 131 million in vehicles and training equipment donated to the Kenya National ...
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Youth Rap About Peace – Winners of the Nationwide Contest Announced

For Editors and Correspondents: Nairobi, November 5, 2020 – The three-week #16BarsforPeace hip hop campaign targeting Kenyan youth on  Facebook , Instagram  and  Twitter has announced its top three winners and released a peace anthem, Mbekse, on YouTube. The campaign was co-created and led by Kennedy Ombima aka King Kaka, a popular Kenyan rapper, entrepreneur, and philanthropist in partnership ...
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