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China is central to Kenya’s development goals, govt top officials say

NAIROBI, Oct 9 (NNN-KBC) — High-ranking officials in President William Ruto’s government have confirmed that there will be no policy shift as far as Kenya’s relations with China is concerned.   In fact, they said the two countries will explore more avenues to collaborate, describing China as one of the most important national development partners […]

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27 countries reported cholera outbreaks throughout 2022: WHO

GENEVA— Twenty-seven countries reported cholera outbreaks throughout 2022, the World Health Organisation reported “not only seeing more outbreaks but more deadly outbreaks.” At a press conference in Geneva, WHO Director-General Dr Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus pointed to poverty, conflict, and climate change as the factors fueling the current cholera outbreak in the world.   According to […]

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Pope, Calling Migrants’ Exclusion ‘Criminal’, on Collision with Meloni

Pope Francis on Sunday made an impassioned defense of migrants, calling their exclusion “scandalous, disgusting and sinful,” putting him on a collision course with Italy’s upcoming right-wing government. Francis made his comments as he canonized a 19th century bishop known as the “father of migrants” and a 20th century man who ministered to the sick […]