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Al-Shabaab kills 147 in a terror attack on Kenya’s Garissa University College




The casualties of Kenya’s Garissa University College terror attack have risen to 147, according to media reports. The attack was carried by Somalia-based Al-Shabaab militant group.

The bodies of the guards of the university were found strewing near the university’s gate, reported the Daily National.

A police official at the location said, “There was a shootout between the attackers and police officers who were guarding the students’ hostels.”

“The attackers shot indiscriminately inside the university compound,” he added.

The Kenya Defence Force (KDF) and police have entered the university’s compound to rescue the injured.  Moreover, the students who were seriously injured were flown to Nairobi for the further treatment.

“One of the attackers had been arrested as he tried to flee from the scene,” tweeted an official from Kenya’s interior ministry

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Kenya Becomes A member of Space Club Countries

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Kenya launches its first nano-satellite. Pixabay

By Ajay Kumar

Taking ahead its arms in the field of space sciences, Kenya launched its first nano-satellite which was made at the University of Nairobi. The scientists and engineers who were involved in the entire project said that there is a lot to be done. But, it is a positive development that Kenya is now among the space club countries. More details in the video:

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WeFarm- a Farmer to Farmer Digital Network – is Helping Farmers in remote villages of Kenya

WeFarm helps connect farmers via Text Messages

A farmer herds his cattle at sunset near Kisumu, Kenya, Feb. 2, 2008.
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When she woke up one morning in February, Catherine Kagendo realized that one of her cows could not stand.

“It was lying on its side, had lost its appetite and was breathing heavily,” she told Reuters from her farm in Meru, in eastern Kenya.

With her husband, she decided to turn to WeFarm, a text-based