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Kenya shilling jumps to three-month high

11 days ago, 23:07

By: Reuters

Exchange rate boost.

The Kenyan shilling jumped to a three-month high against the dollar yesterday as investors from abroad sought local stocks and government bonds due to a reduction in political risk.

In morning trade, commercial banks quoted the shilling at 102.75/95 per dollar, its strongest since September 18, and up from 103.00/10 at Tuesday’s close.

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@StandardMedia

Kenya shilling jumps to three-month high

11 days ago, 23:07

By: Reuters
Exchange rate boost.

The Kenyan shilling jumped to a three-month high against the dollar yesterday as investors from abroad sought local stocks and government bonds due to a reduction in political risk.

In morning trade, commercial banks quoted the shilling at 102.75/95 per dollar, its strongest since September 18, and up from 103.00/10 at Tuesday’s close.

Read More

Category: topnews news business

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Ruguru Ngandori MCA Sammy Muturi moves motion seeking to have boda boda riders wear tags

An MCA has moved a motion seeking to have boda boda riders wear tags with their names and photos in an effort to streamline the sector.

Category: topnews news
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Puzzle of varsity student found dead at KNH

According to her father Peter Mwangi, Ms Mumbi left the Ongata Rongai campus to her sister’s house on November 10 since lecturers had been on strike.

Category: topnews news
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Raila Odinga says he will be sworn in as 'people's president'

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