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a valley with steep sides

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In his latest strategy of building political bonds with the electorate, the junior Moi met elders and leaders from Rift Valley and Western region at Sugoi, the home turf of the DP, who has stepped up his campaigns to succeed President Uhuru Kenyatta.Senator Moi had earlier held a closed-door meeting with a group farmers to deliberate on issues affecting the agricultural sector as he consolidates support.
On their way to the final, the Rift Valley side, who have six Soin Primary School players, knocked out Western Region which is coached by Alex Milimu in straight sets of 25-9, 25-10 and 25-12.
A systematic review of Rift Valley fever epidemiology 1931-2014.
With regard to the 300k event, the first day 155k route from Liyu Lake to Guanshan Township will mainly cover the East Rift Valley, and the second day 160k route from Guanshan to Qixingtan Beach for the most part will go north along the coast of Hualien County.
The gully was caused by the East African Rift System, part of the Great Rift Valley and running from the Gulf of Aden in the north down to Mozambique, which will gradually widen and cause the Nubian and Somali tectonic plates to separate.
Thanks to the Menengai Geothermal Development Project in Kenya's Rift Valley, Lucy Wanjiru, aged 65, no longer has to walk over long distances to fetch water for domestic use.
Rift Valley said its acquisition of Arlington further strengthens the capabilities of its aerospace and defense platform, which also includes Crow Precision Components and M/M Manufacturing.
Wool production in South Africa is likely to increase in 2013, as the industry has recovered from the effects of Rift Valley Fever.
Iceland and the World Bank are to start a $500m geothermal energy project targeting East Africa, along East Africa's 3,700-mile Great Rift Valley and covering 13 energy-poor nations.
Scientists have discovered a deep rift valley beneath West Antarctica that may be compounding ice loss in the region.
RIFT VALLEY FESTIVAL August 31-September 2, 2012 FishermanOs Camp in Lake Naivasha will be hosting this yearOs Rift Valley Festival from Friday, August 31 to Sunday, September 2, 2012.
London, July 26 ( ANI ): Researchers have discovered a one mile deep rift valley hidden beneath the ice in West Antarctica, which they believe is contributing to ice loss from this part of the continent.
Africa Railways, Citadel's platform for investing in the African rail transportation sector, will use proceeds from the capital increase to fund portfolio company Rift Valley Railways.
Rift Valley fever (RVF) is a viral zoonosis endemic to Africa (1) that primarily affects domestic ruminants, causing large epizootics with high mortality rates in young animals and abortions.