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Kenyans honored by White House

31 January 2012, 18:44

Two Kenyan scholars based in the US are among fourteen Africans with roots in the Horn Africa that were honored by the White House on Monday for charitable work in their communities back at home.

Dr. Christine Martey-Ochola, Co-founder and President of Sub- Sahara Chamber of Commerce and Dr. Wanjiru Kamau Rutenberg, Founder and Executive Director of Akili Dada were feted by the Obama administration as Champions of Change and leaders among the African Diaspora in America who are helping to build stronger communities across the country and mobilizing networks across borders to address global challenges.

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