The almanac

UPI Almanac for Sunday, Dec. 29, 2013.
By United Press International

The almanac

UPI Almanac for Saturday, Dec. 29, 2012.
By United Press International

The almanac

UPI Almanac for Thursday, Dec. 29, 2011.
By United Press International
Nobel peace laureate Wangari Maathai dies

Nobel peace laureate Wangari Maathai dies

NAIROBI, Kenya, Sept. 26 (UPI) -- Nobel Peace Prize laureate Wangari Maathai, founder of Kenya's Green Belt Movement, died of cancer at a Nairobi hospital. She was 71.

Report: Arap Moi of Kenya stole millions

NAIROBI, Kenya, Aug. 31 (UPI) -- Former Kenyan President Daniel Arap Moi and his family moved millions of dollars in government money out of the country, a leaked international consultant’s report said.

Former U.S. ambassador to Kenya dies

BETHESDA, Md., Nov. 23 (UPI) -- Smith Hempstone Jr., who covered Kenya's independence as a reporter and later helped bring free elections as U.S. ambassador, has died at age 77.

Kenyan political critic gunned down

NAIROBI, Kenya, Sept. 16 (UPI) -- A senior Kenyan academic who called for dramatic cuts in the powers of President Mwai Kibaki was shot to death, the London Telegraph reported Tuesday.

Decisive wins in Kenya for opposition

NAIROBI, Kenya, Dec. 29 (UPI) -- The National Rainbow Coalition decisively overcame the party of longtime Kenyan ruler Daniel arap Moi, near-final vote counts showed Sunday. The coalition claim

Opposition coalition leader far ahead

NAIROBI, Kenya, Dec. 28 (UPI) --

Bush meets African leaders


Bush to meet Kenyan, Ethiopian leaders

WASHINGTON, Dec. 2 (UPI) -- President George W. Bush was slated to meet the presidents of Kenya and Ethiopia Thursday to discuss the war on terrorism and other regional issues, the White House said. Bush also called Kenyan leader Daniel Arap Moi to express condolences over the terro
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