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Naivasha

(nīvä`shä), lake, 12 mi (19.3 km) long and 9 mi (14.5 km) wide, W central Kenya, E Africa, in the Great Rift ValleyGreat Rift Valley,
geological fault system of SW Asia and E Africa. It extends c.3,000 mi (4,830 km) from N Syria to central Mozambique. The northernmost extension runs S through Syria and Lebanon, the Jordan valley, the Dead Sea, and the Gulf of Aqaba.
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. Large flower farms that supply European flower markets have been developed near the lake, and their irrigation systems have been blamed for the significant drop in the lake's water level since 1975. Located near Nairobi, the lake and the town of Naivasha are a popular resort.
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According to a family source, the Mukuhas ploughed back the profits from the business and opened another branch in Naivasha town, which they called Naivasha Self Service Stores.In 1996, the family operated three outlets in Rongai, Elburgon, and Naivasha with the one in Naivasha as the head office before later rebranding to the current Naivas in 2007.The business would later spread its wings to Nairobi in 2001, where it opened its first branch on Ronald Ngala Street, closing down its outlets in Rongai and Elburgon.
A farmers' company in Naivasha has accused two government officials of colluding with landgrabbers to deprive it of its parcels.
The hippo attacks occurred at the Lake Naivasha Sopa Resort near Nairobi, Kenya just hours after a Kenyan fisherman was killed by a hippo in the same area.
The man was taking pictures on the shores of Lake Naivasha when he was attacked by a hippo.
A 66-year-old Chinese tourist was killed by a hippo while he was taking pictures of Lake Naivasha, north-west of the Kenyan capital Nairobi, wildlife officials said on Sunday.
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We look out to complete the Nairobi to Naivasha SGR by June 2019.
Superior Hotels Kenya offers budget accommodation & facilities to Business & leisure travelers in Kenya at Naivasha and Nairobi.
A British snake smuggler and his Kenyan accomplice have been jailed for five years without an option of a fine by a Naivasha court.
Dozens of flower farms surrounding Kenya's Lake Naivasha are pulling so much water out of the lake that they threaten to wreck the local ecosystem.
Homes were also set ablaze as the violence spread to Naivasha, north-west of Nairobi.
About two weeks before the elections I was at a bus stop in Naivasha town and decided to find out how an ordinary Kenyan would react to the leaflet.