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Kenya 182-day T-bills yield rises to 10.307 pct

NAIROBI, Oct 10 (Reuters) - The weighted average yield onKenya's 182-day Treasury bill rose to 10.307 percentat the auction on Wednesday from 10.194 percent last week, thecentral bank said.

The bank said it received bids worth 3.5 billion shillings($41.18 million) for the 4 billion shillings it had offered, andaccepted bids worth 3.34 billion shillings.

Next week the bank will offer 91-day Treasury bills worth 4billion shillings and 182-day bills worth the same amount.

($1 = 85.0000 Kenyan shillings)

(Reporting by Kevin Mwanza; Editing by James Macharia)

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