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'Africa's North Korea': Why do people flee Eritrea?

2 hours 40 min ago
More Eritreans filed for asylum in the UK in the year to June than any other nation. They face "systematic, widespread and gross human rights ...
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Kenya offers $20000 bounty for suspected female terrorist

3 hours 36 min ago
Female-terrorist Kenya has offered 20,000-dollar reward for information that may lead to the arrest of a woman terror suspect believed to be hiding in a ...
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12 of the Best Places to See Rhinos in Kenya

4 hours 33 min ago
It is rare in these troubled times to hear good news about the rhino: poaching has returned and a creature that has been with us since the days of the ...
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Google In Africa: Nairobi, Kenya, Bus Stop Maps Feature Launched For Commuters

5 hours 50 min ago
Google is mapping out the extensive network of buses in Nairobi, Kenya's capital. Pictured: A woman enters a matatu, or minibus, in Kenya to go see ...
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Google In Africa: Nairobi, Kenya Bus Stops Maps Feature Launched For Commuters

5 hours 51 min ago
A woman enters a matatu, or mini bus, in Kenya to go see U.S. President Barack Obama earlier this year. Google is mapping out the extensive network ...
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A Dangerous Shift Against Democracy in Tanzania

5 hours 51 min ago
Last Saturday, we in Tanzania kicked-off our official campaign season that will culminate in elections at the end of October. Twenty four million ...
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Tanzania: Albino journalist is fighting a deadly bias

6 hours 3 min ago
Albinos live with the risk of being attacked or killed out of ignorance about albinism. Witch doctors peddle the belief that albino body parts bring wealth ...
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US Congressional Delegation Visits Ethiopia, Looks At Impact of American-Ethiopian Development

6 hours 14 min ago
Earlier this week, an eight member congressional delegation visited Ethiopia. The delegation consisted of Senators Chris Coons, Jeff Merkley and Al ...
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Bounty placed on Kenya terror suspect

6 hours 36 min ago
Kenyan authorities are offering a reward of $20,000 for information leading to the arrest of a female terror suspect suspected of recruiting youths for an ...
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Kenya National Highways Authority gets new director general

7 hours 19 min ago
Eng. Peter Mundinia has been appointed the Director General of the Kenya National Highways Authority (KeNHA). He takes over from Linus Tonui, ...
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Plymouth University students work with farmers in Kenya on Comic Relief project

7 hours 33 min ago
A TEAM of Cornish staff and students have been working with farmers in Kenya as part of a Comic Relief Project. The group from Duchy College have ...
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Poor Sanitation Costs Tanzania Heavily, Says

9 hours 14 min ago
POOR sanitation costs Tanzania one per cent of the country's Gross Domestic Product (GDP) every yaer. A study carried out by the Water and ...
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Kenya offers $20000 reward for Al-Shabaab suspect

9 hours 36 min ago
Kenya has offered a $20,000 (Ksh2 million) reward for information that could lead to the arrest of Ms Rukia Mbarak Faraj, a female terror suspect.
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Protecting Labour Migrants Through Legal Means

9 hours 36 min ago
Labour migration, which has been mounting nowadays, is being favored by young Ethiopians from rural Ethiopia as a strategy for moving out of ...
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Kenya was not duped at ICC meet, law expert says

9 hours 49 min ago
NAIROBI, Kenya, Aug 28 – Whereas Kenya feels that it was duped to support amendment to Rule 68 of the International Criminal Court Rules of ...
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Kenya Vs. the ICC (The Sequel) and Other News in This Week's Press Review

9 hours 59 min ago
You might want to get some popcorn for this one. It's Kenya versus the International Criminal Court (ICC), the sequel. Like any movie follow-up, the ...
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Amavubi Seek to Keep Clean Sheet Against Ethiopia

11 hours 6 min ago
Amavubi take on Ethiopia in an international friendly this afternoon at Amahoro National Stadium seeking to keep a fourth successive clean sheet as ...
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Fishing Town Swaps Boats for Mangroves and Mariculture

11 hours 6 min ago
Kilifi, Kenya — A slight breeze makes the afternoon humidity bearable as Kibibi Mramba and 19 others plant tiny mangrove shoots along a creek in the ...
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Share falls hit Kenya's Britam first-half pretax profit

11 hours 18 min ago
NAIROBI Aug 28 Kenyan insurer British American Investments' pretax profit fell 67 percent in the first half to 1 billion shillings ($9.64 million), hurt by ...
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Will Kenya end Female Genital Mutilation?

11 hours 29 min ago
Every year, Female Genital Mutilation (FGM) scars thousands of young women and girls in Kenya physically and emotionally, for life. As President ...
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