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  • Obama Discusses Issue of Gay Rights in Africa; Kenyan President Dismissive (WATCH)

    Jul 26, 15 by EurPublisher 4 Comments

    *(Via USA Today) – President Obama called on African nations Saturday (in Nairobi, Kenya) to confer equal rights to gays and lesbians, kicking off his first full day in the nation by undertaking a topic that remains highly sensitive on the continent. Kenyan President Kenyatta dismissed the importance of gay rights, calling it a “non-issue” […]

  • President Obama Visits Kenya Amid Extremely High Security Alert

    Jul 24, 15 by EurPublisher 1 Comment

    *(Via ABC News) – A massive security operation is in place to protect President Barack Obama during his visit to Kenya, which has been frequently targeted by al-Shabab militants based in neighboring Somalia. Ahead of Obama’s arrival Friday evening, large numbers of security forces patrolled in the Kenyan capital, Nairobi. Several U.S. military aircraft were […]

  • Photo Gallery: Kenya Shares Exclusive Flicks Taken with Celebrity Friends

    Jul 17, 15 by EURweb editor/BJ Leave a comment

    *Chicago based recording Soul R&B Artist Kenya took pics with celebrity friends after her Essence Music Festival performance and appearance at the Heart and Soul Stage. Photo gallery below. Plus, Kenya releases U.S. debut album, “My Own Skin” on August 28th.  The new single, “Let Me” remains on Billboard’s Top 40 on the Urban Adult Contemporary charts. “Let Me” is […]

  • Check Out Kenya’s New Smooth, Soulful R&B Cut ‘Let Me’ (Watch)

    Apr 26, 15 by EurPublisher Leave a comment

    *Kenya is a richly inspired vocalist/songwriter whose jazz-kissed soul style is wooing admirers simultaneously in the U.S. and U.K. Ironically, her lyrically captivating compositions almost never made it to the ears of the public. Kenya’s life roles as wife and mother of two sons plus working for over a decade as a physical therapist, clinician […]

  • President Obama to Visit Kenya This Summer

    Mar 30, 15 by EURPublisher01 2 Comments

    *The White House announced Monday that President Barack Obama will make his first trip to his father’s native Kenya as president this summer. Obama will travel to Kenya in July for bilateral meetings and the 2015 Global Entrepreneurship Summit, an annual conference that connects entrepreneurs with business leaders, international organizations, and governments, reports CNN. “His […]

  • Al-Shabab Said to be Behind Deadly Bus Ambush in Kenya that Kills 28

    Nov 23, 14 by EurPublisher Leave a comment

    *(Via Newsy) – Gunmen suspected to be part of the Al-Shabab terrorist organization seized a bus in northeastern Kenya early Saturday and killed 28 passengers. A passenger who escaped told the BBC the 60 passengers on board were separated into two groups, Somalis and non-Somalis. Those who could not cite passages of the Quran were then executed. The Kenya Red Cross […]