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KENYA WILDLIFE SERVICE FAST TRACKS RANGER RECRUITMENT

The recent announcement that Kenya Wildlife Service is to recruit at least another 1.000 rangers to put boots on the ground in poaching prone areas, has received a further boost over the weekend. A regular conservation source in Nairobi has … Continue reading

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Kenya Tourism to improve highly | Kenya wildlife safaris

Kenya’s tourism sector is on the road to solid recovery with an impressive record high arrivals in the first half of 2012. Statistics released by Kenya’s ministry of Tourism indicate that 549,083 tourists visited Kenya in the first six months … Continue reading

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Safari plane crash kills two Germans Tourists in Kenya | fly masai mara tours

The wreckage of an airplane in Kenya’s renowned Maasai Mara national park, in which two German tourists and two pilots were killed. Two German tourists and two Kenyan pilots were killed when a plane carrying tourists crashed in Kenya’s Maasai … Continue reading

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RAINS MESS UP TOURS TO THE MASAI MARA | budget kenya safaris

Torrential rains led to the closure of the Mai Mahiu Narok road in masai mara park kenya, a crucial throughfare enroute to the world renowned game reserve, forcing safari buses and 4x4s to turn back with clients unable to reach … Continue reading

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Hell’s Gate National Park team building adventure trip turns into tragic disaster | kenya safaris

(One of the Hells Gate National Park gorges often traversed by adventure tourists) News of a tragic accident emerged on Sunday when it became known that a church group of young men and women on a day retreat yesterday morning … Continue reading

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Kenya moves into international tourism spotlight | affordable africa tours

Danson Mwazo, Kenya’s recently appointed minister of tourism has pledged his support to existing initiatives to enhance the country’s positioning as the premier tourism destination. Economic growth in Kenya is predicted to average 6% in 2012, as the destination moves … Continue reading

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WORLD TRAVEL AWARDS FOR AFRICA COME TO NAIROBI IN SEPTEMBER | KENYA vacations

September 26th has been set for Kenyas first ever hosting of the Oscars of Travel when this unique annual award ceremony will come to East Africa s foremost tourism country to celebrate global travel in an African setting. The Africa Hotel Investment … Continue reading

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MOMBASA BLASTS NOT NEAR TOURIST HOT SPOTS

Two separate but almost simultaneous explosions last evening in Mombasa. First was explosive device thrown into a congregation of Christians praying in Mtwapa, one of the outlying areas North of Mombasa, in which several people were seriously hurt. Then very … Continue reading

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Saudi Arabian Airlines links with Kenya Airways (affordable uganda tours)

Saudi Arabian Airlines has entered into a codeshare agreement with Kenya Airways, a move that will strengthen each other’s presence in their respective countries. The codesharing arrangement will cover the Nairobi-Jeddah route along which Kenya Airways launched flights in October … Continue reading

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KENYA TOURISM MINISTER SAYS 5 BILLION SHILLINGS NEEDED FOR MARKETING

(New tourism minister Danson Mwazo [left] and the former office holder Najib Balala [right]) At the handover from Hon. Najib Balala who had fallen victim to party politics and paid the price for standing up against his chairman Prime Minister … Continue reading

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