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JAMAICAN SPRINTER USAIN BOLT NAMES AND ADOPTS KENYAN CHEETAH Usain Bolt bottle feeds a cheetah he adopted and named 'Lightning Bolt' at the Nairobi Animal Orphanage during the launch of the Namayiana Wildlife Adoption yesterday November 2, 2009

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Date Published: 03 Nov, 2009

Jamaican sprinter and 100m world record holder Usain St Leo Bolt yesterday November 2, 2009 named a three-month Kenyan cheetah cub ‘Lightning Bolt’ at the Nairobi Animal Orphanage and adopted it.  

BREAKTHROUGH IN GOVERNMENT PUBLIC APPEAL ON SURRENDER OF MAU TITLE DEEDS KWS officials chat with some of the Mau Forest Complex occupants. The occupants are heeding calls from the Government to surrender title deeds of land situated in water catchment areas.

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Date Published: 28 Oct, 2009

October 26, 2009 marked a major breakthrough in the government’s appeal to the public to surrender land title deeds in the Mau Forests Complex. 

Mr Nkotoi Deliga of Nakuru became the first occupant of the Mau to heed calls from the government to surrender title deed of land situated in water catchment areas. 

CORRECTION ON ICC PROSECUTOR LUIS MORENO OCAMPO VISIT Luis Moreno Ocampo Signs Visitors book at Kenya Wildlife Service

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Date Published: 26 Oct, 2009

Please refer the current edition of the Sunday Nation (November 8, 2009) in which it’s incorrectly reported that  International Criminal Court chief prosecutor Luis Moreno-Ocampo adopted a cheetah at the Nairobi National Park.

SIX SUSPECTED IVORY DEALERS CHARGED IN VOI COURT Historical: Ivory burning at the Nairobi National Park in 1989

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Date Published: 26 Oct, 2009

Six suspected ivory dealers were on October  26, 2009  charged with illegal trade and possession of elephant tusks before a Voi court. The suspects were remanded until Wednesday  28, 2009 when they will appear again before Voi Resident Magistrate Linus Nyakundi for hearing.

USAIN BOLT TO ADOPT A KENYAN CHEETAH CUB

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Date Published: 19 Oct, 2009

By Brian Jibbo

Jamaican sprinter and 100m world record holder Usain St Leo Bolt will today (Monday, November 2, 2009) at 2pm name and adopt an eight-month cheetah cub at the Nairobi Animal Orphanage.  

UNIFORMED AND DISCIPLINED SERVICES HOLD SPECIAL THANKSGIVING SERVICE IN NAIROBI

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Date Published: 11 Oct, 2009

Members of six uniformed and disciplined services and their families on Sunday (October 11, 2009) held a special national thanksgiving service to thank God for seeing them through various challenges.

47 SOUTHERN SUDANESE WILDLIFE OFFICERS REPORT FOR TRAINING IN KENYA

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Date Published: 07 Oct, 2009

KWS EMPLOYEES RAISE KSH 1,074,000 (US$14,500) FOR ENDOWMENT FUND

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Date Published: 05 Oct, 2009

IVORY INTERCEPTED IN NAIROBI AND ADDIS ABABA

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Date Published: 01 Oct, 2009

KWS LAUNCHES NEW ELECTRONIC PARK ENTRY FEES PAYMENT SYSTEM

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Date Published: 29 Sep, 2009

The Kenya Wildlife Service (KWS) this morning introduced an additional way of paying park entry fees and other charges besides cash and cheques. 

The KCB credit/debit card payment system that accepts Visa, MasterCard and Kenswitch will also broaden payment to more currencies other than the usual Kenyan shilling and US dollar.

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