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Whispers from the North

Whispers from the North is an online platform that appreciates the ecological, cultural and socio-economic diversities of Northern Kenya. We also acknowledge that the lives of the communities of northern Kenya has been shaped by a number of intrinsic and extrinsic factors which have led to complex challenge that calls for a multifaceted approach.

DCI sleuths confiscate 466kgs of bhang in Isiolo, one arrested

DCI detectives arrested one man transporting 56 bales of Cannabis Sativa. The bhang, which was packed like mitumba bales weighed 466 kilograms. The police were acting on information that the drugs were to be transported to an unknown destination via Merti subcountry, Isiolo. The officers were attacked by armed gang upon …

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It’s a new respiratory disease which is highly contagious and it’s mainly spread from person-to-person The COVID-19 virus spreads primarily through droplets of saliva or discharge from the nose when an infected person coughs or sneezes, so it’s important that you also practice respiratory etiquette GENERAL INFORMATION ABOUT COVID-19 1. …

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Somalia sending 20 doctors to help Italy fight virus

Doctors from Horn of Africa nation will help fight against coronavirus in Italy MOGADISHU, Somalia Somalia is sending over 20 doctors to help fight coronavirus in Italy, the country where the virus has claimed the most lives. Ismail Mukhtar Orongo, a Somali government spokesman, told Anadolu Agency over the phone …

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Is Ethiopia ready to hold August 2020 election?

Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed. The country is grappling with a number of challenges as it gears up for its election. PHOTO | FILE | NMG  ADDIS ABABA As Ethiopia gears up to a much anticipated national election, the horn of African nation grapples to crack multiple challenges standing along …

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