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So we sold our things, boxed up some personal items and stored them at my parents’, and ended up taking jobs with a human rights organization based in Nairobi.
Nicholas Sparks  --  The Longest Ride
  the capital and largest city of Kenya; a center for tourist safaris
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  • So we sold our things, boxed up some personal items and stored them at my parents’, and ended up taking jobs with a human rights organization based in Nairobi.
    Nicholas Sparks  --  The Longest Ride
  • Nairobi, Kenya—Rochester, New York, 1996
    Linda Sue Park  --  A Long Walk to Water
  • In Nairobi he had met a woman.
    Dave Eggers  --  A Hologram for the King
  • What would happen if they heard about it in Nairobi?
    Ernest Hemmingway  --  The Short Happy Life of Francis Macomber

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  • But he caught something very bad over there in Nairobi, plus he was not all that young.
    Barbara Kingsolver  --  The Poisonwood Bible
  • "Nairobi!" I guessed, saying the most foreign word I could think of.
    Amy Tan  --  The Joy Luck Club
  • "The man on the left is our chief engineer, John Arnold"-Regis pointed to a thin man in a button-down short-sleeve shirt and tie, smoking a cigarette-"and next to him, our park warden, Mr. Robert Muldoon, the famous white bunter from Nairobi."
    Michael Crichton  --  Jurassic Park
  • In the middle of the next night, on the leg from London to Nairobi, Deo remarked that we were passing over Khartoum.
    Tracy Kidder  --  Strength in What Remains
  • There was a large hospital in Nairobi for white people and another for the native Africans, but the city was a long drive over bad roads.
    Gloria Whelan  --  Listening for Lions
  • It already happened to my friend, Nairobi, when she was only nine years old.
    Dori Sanders  --  Clover

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  • The doctors thought he should go to Nairobi Hospital, which is the best private hospital in East Africa.
    Richard Preston  --  The Hot Zone
  • "We’d get the same reception, same cold stares, at Nairobi Police Headquarters."
    James Patterson  --  Kiss the Girls
  • From what I can piece together, Stone went to the Kenyan border, then to Nairobi, don’t ask me how.
    Abraham Verghese  --  Cutting for Stone
  • Today it has a staff of fifteen in New York, London, and Nairobi, with an annual budget of $2 million—pocket change in the world of philanthropy.
    Nicholas D. Kristof  --  Half the Sky
  • He had money; he understood he had to get to Nairobi.
    Richard Preston  --  The Hot Zone
  • When I went into Nairobi with my parents to McKinnon’s store, it was by oxcart.
    Gloria Whelan  --  Listening for Lions
  • Nairobi taxi drivers like to chat with their fares, and this one probably asks if he is sick.
    Richard Preston  --  The Hot Zone
  • My favorite place in Nairobi was the Indian bazaar, with its wonderful smells and its counters heaped with spices.
    Gloria Whelan  --  Listening for Lions
  • The taxi pulls out onto the Uhuru Highway and heads into Nairobi.
    Richard Preston  --  The Hot Zone
  • When I visited Nairobi, years later, no one remembered where the grave was.
    Richard Preston  --  The Hot Zone
  • He was opened up in the main operating theater at Nairobi Hospital by a team of surgeons headed by Dr. Imre Lofler.
    Richard Preston  --  The Hot Zone
  • He has the largest private medical practice in East Africa, and it has made him a famous figure in Nairobi.
    Richard Preston  --  The Hot Zone
  • One night, at two o’clock in the morning, Silverstein’s telephone rang at his home in Nairobi.
    Richard Preston  --  The Hot Zone
  • When he learned what Marburg virus does to human beings, Dr. David Silverstein persuaded the Kenyan health authorities to shut down Nairobi Hospital.
    Richard Preston  --  The Hot Zone
  • Today he is one of the leading physicians at Nairobi Hospital, where he practices as a member of David Silverstein’s group.
    Richard Preston  --  The Hot Zone
  • He had died a day or so earlier at Nairobi Hospital with a combination of extreme symptoms that suggested an unidentified Level 4 virus.
    Richard Preston  --  The Hot Zone
  • Although I looked forward to the excitement of a visit to Nairobi, there was more than enough to amuse me in the African countryside.
    Gloria Whelan  --  Listening for Lions
  • I had heard that in Nairobi there were cases of influenza in both the native hospital and the hospital for whites.
    Gloria Whelan  --  Listening for Lions
  • We heard that the hospitals in Nairobi were so crowded, they were not accepting patients.
    Gloria Whelan  --  Listening for Lions
  • I had seen it once in Nairobi, with Mrs. Pritchard and her daughter riding in the back.
    Gloria Whelan  --  Listening for Lions
  • There was no time to take her into Nairobi.
    Gloria Whelan  --  Listening for Lions
  • It was the last place I wanted to go, but I had to let the authorities in Nairobi know we had no doctor here.
    Gloria Whelan  --  Listening for Lions
  • I wonder if you would be kind enough to inform the officials in Nairobi.
    Gloria Whelan  --  Listening for Lions
  • Make yourself comfortable while Mr. Pritchard calls Nairobi.
    Gloria Whelan  --  Listening for Lions
  • Is there someone in Nairobi who could contact the board?
    Gloria Whelan  --  Listening for Lions
  • Perhaps to the native hospital in Nairobi, but their families would not be able to accompany them.
    Gloria Whelan  --  Listening for Lions
  • I didn’t think they would be happy in the city of Nairobi without their families.
    Gloria Whelan  --  Listening for Lions
  • I can’t tell you how many in Nairobi are ill.
    Gloria Whelan  --  Listening for Lions
  • An official from the government in Nairobi came and said the hospital would be closed and everyone must leave.
    Gloria Whelan  --  Listening for Lions
  • The government men in Nairobi would say we took you away.
    Gloria Whelan  --  Listening for Lions
  • Mrs. Pritchard was to accompany me on the train that would take me on the overnight trip from Nairobi to Mombasa, where I would board the ship.
    Gloria Whelan  --  Listening for Lions
  • As we left Nairobi, we traveled along the Athi River with its thick grasses and herds of animals.
    Gloria Whelan  --  Listening for Lions
  • On the very few occasions I had been allowed to accompany Mother and Father to Nairobi, the planters we saw going about on the streets appeared well behaved.
    Gloria Whelan  --  Listening for Lions
  • Unable to diagnose himself, in severe pain, and unable to continue with his work, he presented himself to Dr. Antonia Bagshawe, a physician at Nairobi Hospital.
    Richard Preston  --  The Hot Zone
  • It goes through grassland studded with honey-acacia trees, and it goes past factories, and then it comes to a rotary and enters the bustling street life of Nairobi.
    Richard Preston  --  The Hot Zone
  • In the meantime, perhaps a doctor in Nairobi would come out once or twice a week to supervise the nurses and father’s assistant so that the hospital could remain open.
    Gloria Whelan  --  Listening for Lions
  • Nairobi ….
    Richard Preston  --  The Hot Zone
  • Nurses and aides came running, pushing a gurney along with them, and they lifted Charles Monet onto the gurney and wheeled him into the intensive care unit at Nairobi Hospital.
    Richard Preston  --  The Hot Zone
  • What had happened at Nairobi Hospital was an isolated emergence, a microbreak of a rain-forest virus with unknown potential to start an explosive chain of lethal transmission in the human race.
    Richard Preston  --  The Hot Zone
  • In British East Africa, where I was living, the influenza began in the seaport of Mombasa, traveled three hundred miles to the city of Nairobi, and from there crept onto the farms and plantations and into the Kikuyu and Masai shambas.
    Gloria Whelan  --  Listening for Lions
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