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Kenya wins African candidacy for UN Security Council

Google: Esat Africa - 7 hours 13 min ago
ANKARA. The African Union on Wednesday nominated Kenya to be Africa's candidate for a non-permanent seat on the UN Security Council (UNSC) ...
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African Union Picks Kenya as Its UN Security Council Candidate

Google: Esat Africa - 8 hours 7 min ago
Kenya beat Djibouti to become Africa's candidate in the selection of a non-permanent member of the United Nations Security Council in June.
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Tanzania digitising its money: How successful will it be as a mobile-economy state?

Google: Esat Africa - 8 hours 43 min ago
A cashless society is credited with improving efficiency and minimizing costs associated with financial transactions and countries across the continent ...
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Kenya was an integral part of global crime 'Smack Track'

Google: Esat Africa - 8 hours 54 min ago
The sentencing of a Kenyan drug lord in New York has laid bare the extent of transnational crime links. Baktash Akasha Abdalla (42), who took over ...
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Toll from Tanzania truck blast reaches 100

Google: Esat Africa - 9 hours 17 min ago
The death toll from a fuel truck explosion in Tanzania on August 10 hit 100 on Wednesday after several victims perished from severe burns. Aminiel ...
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Kenya wins African vote to seek UN Security Council seat

Google: Esat Africa - 9 hours 42 min ago
Kenya has been nominated as a candidate for UN Security Council seat after defeating Djibouti in a vote held at the African Union headquarters in ...
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Kenya gets AU endorsement for UN Security Council seat

Google: Esat Africa - 9 hours 42 min ago
... • A committee of envoys representing member states at the AU headquarters in Addis Ababa voted in a secret ballot. • Uhuru and the Ministry of ...
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Africa Group endorses Kenya's candidature for UN Security Council seat

Google: Esat Africa - 9 hours 57 min ago
By JEREMIAH WAKAYA,. NAIROBI, Kenya, Aug 21 – Kenya's candidature for the United Nations Security Council (UNSC) non-permanent seat for the ...
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Kenyan Village Coping With Climate Change

Google: Esat Africa - 10 hours 36 min ago
Being a farmer in a part of the world that is severely affected by climate change is very difficult. Pauline Karimi, 54, lives in an area that is recovering ...
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Kenya's UN Security Council bid: African Union makes final vote

Google: Esat Africa - 11 hours 9 min ago
The African Union (AU) is on Wednesday expected to make a decisive vote on who between Kenya and Djibouti will take the sole United Nations ...
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Miss Tanzania winner to grab Sh10m

Google: Esat Africa - 11 hours 21 min ago
Dar es Salaam. The winner of the Miss Tanzania 2019 Beauty Pageant will take home Sh10 million cash, the organisers, the Look Company, has ...
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DStv Kenya cuts charges as rivalry heats up

Google: Esat Africa - 11 hours 47 min ago
MultiChoice Kenya's DStv service has announced fresh subscription price cuts in the latest attempt to respond to increased competition for pay-TV ...
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300000 livestock vaccinated along Kenya, Uganda border

Google: Esat Africa - 12 hours 51 min ago
Kenya and Uganda have vaccinated 300,000 cows in a free joint mass vaccination of livestock against the Contagious Bovine Pleura Pneumonia ...
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Rantoul Rotary donates to Kenya water-aid project

Google: Esat Africa - 14 hours 32 min ago
RANTOUL — Rantoul Rotary Club last week made a donation if $6,450 to the Esther's Well project spearheaded by former Rantoul Township High ...
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Mother, son reunited after 50 years

Google: Esat Africa - Tue, 08/20/2019 - 22:56
borkena. August 20, 2019. It may sound a bit strange but it is a true story. Mother and son are united after 50 good years. What is really puzzling about ...
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Impunity sees Kenya rank poorly in rule of law index

Google: Esat Africa - Tue, 08/20/2019 - 22:00
[Standard] Kenya has performed poorly in a global ranking on the rule of law - tainted by official impunity, runaway corruption and insecurity.
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Kenya's oil to fetch Sh8b over two years

Google: Esat Africa - Tue, 08/20/2019 - 18:13
Kenya could earn up to Sh8 billion from oil exports being undertaken on a pilot basis by Tullow Oil, with the first cargo expected to be shipped out next ...
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Colonel Mengistu Hailemariam's moving family story as revealed by siblings ; lesson for African ...

Google: Esat Africa - Tue, 08/20/2019 - 16:49
It is not unusual to hear stories of African leaders linked to corruption stashing away millions of dollars (even billions) in oversea banks. Ethiopia itself ...
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Explore Tanzania's wealthiest Mt Kilimanjaro tribe and the ingenious ways they made their money

Google: Esat Africa - Tue, 08/20/2019 - 16:00
In Tanzania, the Chagga are the group of people living in the slopes of Mt. Kilimanjaro and Mt. Meru. Pic credit: Pinterest. If you decide to climb ...
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Free food and housing was the pedestal of hustling in colonial Kenya

Google: Esat Africa - Tue, 08/20/2019 - 16:00
Kenya's colonial history is biased towards the British settlers, missionaries and liberation war, the Mau Mau. It has ignored the Afrikaans - Boers - who ...
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