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Kenya: Why Kenya's Proposal to Execute Convicted Poachers Is a Bad Idea

Google: Esat Africa - 3 hours 26 min ago
Wildlife poaching in Kenya may soon be a capital offence, punishable by death. The proposal has surfaced because people believe existing penalties ...
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Riyadh to release Saudi-Ethiopian tycoon detained in anti-graft swoop – Ethiopia PM

Google: Esat Africa - 5 hours 52 min ago
Saudi Arabia will soon release Mohammed Hussein Al Amoudi, an Ethiopian-born Saudi billionaire arrested in November during a crackdown on ...
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Kenya's junior rugby sevens eye gold, revenge at Africa Youth Games

Google: Esat Africa - 6 hours 3 min ago
By John Kwoba. NAIROBI, May 20 (Xinhua) -- Kenya Sevens rugby junior team will hunt for gold and seek revenge on defending champions South ...
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Riyadh to Release Saudi-Ethiopian Tycoon Detained in Anti-Graft Swoop: Ethiopia PM

Google: Esat Africa - 6 hours 3 min ago
ADDIS ABABA (Reuters) - Saudi Arabia will soon release Mohammed Hussein Al Amoudi, an Ethiopian-born Saudi billionaire arrested in November ...
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Kenya to question over 40 people after 'massive theft' of public funds

Google: Esat Africa - 6 hours 15 min ago
Domestic media reports said £74.25 million had been stolen through fictitious invoices, and multiple payments on one supplier invoice, at the National ...
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Ethiopia Lobbies for Release of Billionaire in Saudi Arabia

Google: Esat Africa - 6 hours 37 min ago
Ethiopia's Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed said he's “sure” Ethiopian-born Saudi billionaire Mohammed Al Amoudi will be released and returned to ...
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Woman shot dead in mistaken identity police shooting in Nairobi

Google: Esat Africa - 6 hours 56 min ago
A woman was Sunday shot dead and a man injured in an incident of mistaken identity at the City Park, Nairobi. The two were resting in a private car ...
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Kenya probes 'massive theft' at youth agency

Google: Esat Africa - 7 hours 10 sec ago
NAIROBI - Kenyan investigators have summoned more than 40 people for questioning after a “massive theft of public funds” at the country's National ...
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Kenya takes UHC agenda to Geneva World Health Assembly

Google: Esat Africa - 7 hours 11 min ago
One of President Uhuru Kenyatta's Big Four agenda, Universal Health Care (UHC) will be Kenya's highlight in the World Health Assembly event held ...
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Kenya's first Cannes-nominated film banned at home

Google: Esat Africa - 7 hours 22 min ago
For the first time in the 71 years of the Cannes Film Festival, Kenya has an entry. The film Rafiki, which means "friend" in Swahili, is a love story set in ...
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Ethiopia Deserves More Technological Transformation

Google: Esat Africa - 9 hours 3 min ago
Behind every successful economy there is a strong technological advancement. Those countries with better technology and technologists portray ...
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Mob lynch three robbers after night raid in Nyandarua

Google: Esat Africa - 9 hours 6 min ago
Three suspected robbers were on Saturday night lynched by members of the public at Ndunyu Njeru in Kinangop, Nyandarua county. The three were ...
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Ethiopia: Nation Aims to Stamp Out Malaria By 2030

Google: Esat Africa - 9 hours 15 min ago
ADDIS ABABA-Ministry of Health (MoH) disclosed that Ethiopia has been vigorously working to eliminate malaria epidemic by 2030. National Malaria ...
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Ethiopia denies accusations by Eritrea of supporting rebel movement

Google: Esat Africa - 9 hours 15 min ago
ADDIS ABABA, May 20 (Xinhua) -- The Ethiopia Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MoFA) said on Sunday accusations by Eritrea of its supporting Eritrean ...
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ANC, Ford Kenya merger runs into strong headwinds

Google: Esat Africa - 9 hours 26 min ago
The highly acclaimed merger between Ford Kenya and the Amani National Congress (ANC) is seriously limping even before it leaves the kitchen.
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China supports Tanzania on SGR study, upgrading of transport college

Google: Esat Africa - 9 hours 37 min ago
DAR ES SALAAM, May 20 (Xinhua) -- China has announced here a 146.47 billion Tanzanian shillings (64 million U.S. dollars) financial assistance for ...
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Disaster team dispatched, public warned after fuel train accident

Google: Esat Africa - 9 hours 51 min ago
Police keep vehicles and pedestrians from the scene of the train accident in Mombasa County, May 20, 2018. /ERNEST CORNEL. Facebook · Twitter ...
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Kenya: Train Derailment Causes Traffic Trouble in Changamwe

Google: Esat Africa - 10 hours 33 min ago
Mombasa was on Sunday morning cut off from the main land as the road to the city was closed by police at Kibarani, Changamwe. Hundreds of ...
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Uncertainty Strains Ethiopian Refugees in a Kenya Camp

Google: Esat Africa - 10 hours 33 min ago
Two months ago, Kote Adi fled Moyale, Ethiopia, after government soldiers there opened fire on civilians, killing at least nine. Kote and his pregnant ...
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Ethiopia: Recent Killings in Ethiopia Point to Difficult Times for Dangote Cement

Google: Esat Africa - 10 hours 41 min ago
Dangote Cement, which three years ago took East Africa by storm, is facing a hard time in the region, especially after the recent killing of three of its ...
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