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'Clinging to Life:' Severe Malnutrition Spreads in Ethiopia [MSF]

Google: Esat Africa - 1 hour 29 sec ago
Doctors Without Borders (MSF) warned Thursday that severe malnutrition was gripping parts of southern Ethiopia where ethnic violence has driven ...
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MSF warns of food crisis in southern Ethiopia

Google: Esat Africa - 1 hour 3 min ago
MSF field coordinator Markus Boening says some parents were arriving at their clinics with children just clinging to life, suffering from the worst form of ...
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Two heads of state, two athletes and an education innovator: the Africans on the Time 100 list

Google: Esat Africa - 1 hour 45 min ago
Five Africans have been listed on Time magazine's annual list of the 100 most influential people globally. After a first year in office marked by ...
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Doctors Without Borders warn of food crisis in southern Ethiopia

Google: Esat Africa - 2 hours 11 min ago
ADDIS ABABA: Doctors Without Borders (MSF) warned Thursday that severe malnutrition was gripping parts of southern Ethiopia where ethnic ...
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Tanzania: Rain Storm Emergency

Google: Esat Africa - 2 hours 19 min ago
The towns of Same and Morogoro were unexpectantly hit by a heavy rainstorm accompanied by heavy rains. In both locations, there was massive ...
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Fossils of massive 'lion' larger than a polar bear discovered in Kenya

Google: Esat Africa - 2 hours 30 min ago
Once apex predator across Africa, species weighed over a tonne and half and ate elephant-like creatures. Harry Cockburn; in 13 hours ...
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Tanzania revokes registration licenses for six NGOs for breaching regulations

Google: Esat Africa - 2 hours 41 min ago
DAR ES SALAAM, April 18 (Xinhua) -- State-owned Tanzania National Non-Governmental Organizations (NGOs) Coordination Board has ...
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Bayern Munich Opens First African Football School in Ethiopia

Google: Esat Africa - 3 hours 4 min ago
Addis Ababa, Apr 18 (Prensa Latina) German club Bayern Munich has opened its first African football school in Ethiopia to cooperate with the ...
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This Ancient 'Warg' Was Scarier Than Tolkien Beast, Terrorized Kenya 22 Million Years Ago

Google: Esat Africa - 3 hours 26 min ago
In the "Lord of the Rings" series, author J.R.R. Tolkien invented the fantastical "warg," a wolf-like beast with sharp teeth that lived in the Misty ...
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Ethiopia secures $2.57 billion from tourism

Google: Esat Africa - 4 hours 11 min ago
The tourism sector of Ethiopia has generated $2.57 billion in the first nine months of Ethiopia's fiscal years started July 8, 2018. This is indicated by the ...
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Economic Commentary: Ethiopia's Digital Economy: Boom, bang 

Google: Esat Africa - 5 hours 41 min ago
Getachew T. Alemu, For Addis Standard. Addis Abeba, April 18/2019 – A flourishing digital economy is a new feature in the dynamics of the new ...
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Oserian Development named best renewable energy company in Kenya

Google: Esat Africa - 5 hours 52 min ago
With its innovative use of geothermal energy, the use of electric cars, sheep for "mowing" grass etc, Kenya's Oserian Development - a large-scale ...
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Alarming rates of malnutrition among displaced people in southern Ethiopia

Google: Esat Africa - 5 hours 52 min ago
MSF teams have found alarming rates of malnutrition among children and pregnant women in displaced people's camps in southern Ethiopia.
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'Giant lion' fossil found in Kenya museum drawer

Google: Esat Africa - 5 hours 53 min ago
A new species of giant mammal has been identified after researchers investigated bones that had been kept for decades in a Kenyan museum drawer.
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Assange and WikiLeaks: A view from Kenya

Google: Esat Africa - 6 hours 4 min ago
WikiLeaks has been a key source of revelations about the transgressions of the Kenyan political elite. Patrick Gathara by Patrick Gathara. 10 hours ...
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Tanzania Blocks International Monetary Fund Report Publication

Google: Esat Africa - 6 hours 26 min ago
Tanzania's government declined to authorize the publication of the International Monetary Fund's report on the state of the East African nation's ...
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Ethiopia PM tweaks cabinet: Oromia, Amhara top shots appointed

Google: Esat Africa - 8 hours 19 min ago
Two former regional presidents in Ethiopia have taken cabinet posts in a reshuffle by Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed. In all, lawmakers approved three ...
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Fossils found in museum drawer in Kenya belong to gigantic carnivore

Google: Esat Africa - 8 hours 30 min ago
Paleontologists at Ohio University have discovered a new species of meat-eating mammal larger than any big cat stalking the world today. Larger than ...
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Giant ancient 'lion' discovered in Kenya

Google: Esat Africa - 8 hours 30 min ago
Paleontologists working in Kenya revealed on Thursday that they had discovered a giant ancestor of the modern lion, which roamed the Savannah 23 ...
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Ethiopia appoints new defense, foreign ministers

Google: Esat Africa - 8 hours 52 min ago
Reshuffling his cabinet for the third time since caming to power a year ago, the government of Ethiopia led by the reformist Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed, ...
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