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nyanza

(ˈnjænzə; nɪˈænzə)
n
(Physical Geography) (capital when part of a name) (in E Africa) a lake
[from Bantu]
Collins English Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged, 12th Edition 2014 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1994, 1998, 2000, 2003, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2011, 2014
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The waters of the Nyanza, violently agitated, were foaming like the billows of a sea.
Lofty mountains uplifted their arid peaks at this extremity of Nyanza; but, between them, a deep and winding gorge gave exit to a turbulent and foaming river.
A 32-year old man from the Muyira sector in Nyanza District, Southern Province has stabbed five residents, two of who, including his uncle, died on spot.
Echesa accused ODM leader Raila Odinga of directing proceeds of the handshake to Nyanza region but Wanjala said that the BBI will ensure even distribution of development.
We will represent Kenya well and ensure we win the title," said Rugut.Rift Valley also retained the girls' title for the sixth time in a row in a one-sided affair where they broke no sweat blanking Nyanza 3-0 (25-8, 25-13, 25-19) to also book a place for the regional tourney.
The spatial focus of the book is that portion of western Kenya included in the North Kavirondo (after 1948 North Nyanza) district.
The district will be adjacent the former Nyanza dye plant, a designated EPA Superfund site.
BUJUMBURA (CyHAN)- The town of Nyanza Lac in southern Burundi, which borders with Tanzania, is a region where cholera is endemic, with outbreaks occurring here every year or two.
The chairman's communique identified Nyanza province as one of the regions that would be required to provide most of the labor for the proposed military labor corps because it was at that time deemed within the colonial administration as an inexhaustible reservoir of labor, and therefore capable of sustaining the labor demands of the military corps.
GARRY OWEN NEWSBOY 12.00 BEAST OF BURDEN BEAST OF BURDEN 12.30 NYANZA NYANZA 1.00 DISTIME 1.30 GREEN FLAG (NAP) OUR FATHER 2.05 NEXIUS NEXIUS 2.40 HOLYWELL MA FILLEULE 3.15 KING OF THE WOLDS BENNYS MIST GARRY'S DOUBLE: GREEN FLAG (NAP) & BALDER SUCCES (3.00 SANDOWN) Mildmay course - GOOD (Good to soft in places); Hurdle course - GOOD TO SOFT (Good in places); National course - SOFT (Good to soft in places) (GoingStick: Mildmay 6.7, Hurdle 6.2, National 5.6) LIVE ON CH4: 1.30, 2.05, 2.40, 3.15 ; RACING UK: 12.00, 12.30, 1.00 TRICAST: 1.00, 1.30, 2.05, 3.15
In 2007, the national prevalence of HIV in Kenya was 7.1% among persons aged 15-64 years, with provincial prevalence rates ranging from 0.8% in North Eastern Province to 14.9% in Nyanza Province (1).