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POLYCARP IGATHE: The former deputy governor of Nairobi and Equity Group’s chief commercial officer, was appointed managing director of the lender’s Kenyan operation as part of the company’s restructuring. EVANS KIDERO: The former governor of Nairobi was arrested, yet again, in ongoing investigations into alleged corruption. Police and anti-corruption detectives camped at his city home for hours before leaving with him. THERESA MAY: The UK prime minister has demanded new proposals from the European Union to break the Brexit impasse after European leaders dismissed her Chequers proposals as unworkable. MARION ‘SUGE’ KNIGHT: US rap mogul and founder of Death Row Records — associated with Dr Dre and Tupac Shakur — pleaded no contest to a voluntary manslaughter charge over a hit-and-run incident in 2015. TRAN DAI QUANG: The Vietnamese president, who has been ailing for several months and had received medical treatment abroad and in Vietnam, died in a military hospital. Before 2016, he was the public security minister.