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  • Condolence Messages to South Africa, Kenya Ondeaths of Their Presidents

    President Yitzhak Navon sent condolence messages to Nairobi and Pretoria on the deaths yesterday of President Jomo Kenyatta of Kenya and President Nicolaas Diederichs of South Africa. In his message to Kenya, Navon stated: “With deep sorrow we learned of the death of Jomo Kenyatta, a great leader and statesman and the father of a… More ▸

  • ZOA Praises Kenya

    A telegram of thanks was sent today to the President of the Republic of Kenya, Jomo Kenyatta, by the Zionist Organization of America–The telegram was addressed to Kenyatta in care of the Kenya Mission to the United Nations and expressed “heartfelt thanks for the humanitarian act of the Republic of Kenya on behalf of the… More ▸

  • Eshkol Arrives in Kenya for Two-day Visit; Ends Seven-nation Tour

    Israel Prime Minister Levi Eshkol arrived here today for a two-day visit on the last leg of a seven-nation tour designed to strengthen Israel’s relations with the African states. Premier Eshkol already visited Senegal, the Ivory Coast, Liberia, Cenge-Leopoldville, Madagascar and Uganda. More ▸

  • Ort to Provide Vocational Service for Kenya Youth; Pact Signed

    The Government of Kenya has reached an agreement with ORT to provide vocational training for the African country’s National Youth Service which aims to give vocational training employment and civic consciousness to young Kenyans who would not otherwise have the opportunity. Some 7,000 youngsters are expected to be enrolled in the program. Dr. Charles Levinson,… More ▸

  • Jewish Life in Kenya Not Affected by Emergency Situation

    Jewish communal life in Kenya has not been affected by the state of emergency proclaimed by the British Colonial Government in Kenya in its campaign against the Mau Mau, the Board of Kenya Jewry reported today. The board informed the World Jewish Congress that a foundation has already been laid in Nairobi for a new… More ▸

  • Kenya Paper Publishes “protocols of the Elders of Zion”

    The notorious anti-Semitic forgery. “The Protocols of the Elders of Zion,” is currently being published in Nairobi, capital of the British colony of Kenya, it was reported here today. The Board of Deputies of British Jews reported that a local newspaper is publishing the slander as “evidence” of Jewish support of the native revolutionary Mau… More ▸

  • Israel Signs Trade Agreements with Iran, Kenya, Uganda, Zanzibar

    Israel and Iran have signed a barter agreement under which a variety of goods, up to a value of $500, 000 for each country, will be exchanged, it was announced here today. A. Hassoun, director of the Israel National Bank signed the agreement in Teheran on behalf of Israel. The first trade agreements between Israel… More ▸

  • Chief Rabbi of British Empire Arrives in Johannesburg; Reports on Kenya and Rhodesia

    Chief Rabbi Israel Brodie of the British Empire arrived here today and was welcomed at the airport by representatives of the South African Board of Jewish Deputies and other leading Jewish organizations and institutions. At a meeting with representatives of the Jewish press, Rabbi Brodie, who has just completed a tour of Kenya and Rhodesia,… More ▸