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Burials begin in Tanzania as deaths from capsized ferry rise to 224

Google: Esat Africa - 4 hours 40 min ago
Relatives wept in grief Sunday at the mass burial in Tanzania of many of the 224 people who drowned when a ferry in capsized on Lake Victoria.
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Revolution brewing in Kenya, MP Keter warns

Google: Esat Africa - 6 hours 21 min ago
Nandi Hills MP Alfred Keter addresses the press in Parliament where he called on President Uhuru Kenyatta to crack the whip on the corruption within ...
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Run for Kenya making a difference in Meto

Google: Esat Africa - 6 hours 21 min ago
The “Selma to Montgomery March” may be more historic, but “The Run for Kenya” has been making its own mark in a remote village thousands of ...
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Tanzania ferry death toll rises to 224

Google: Esat Africa - 6 hours 32 min ago
The number of people who died in a ferry that capsized in Lake Victoria has risen to 224 and the vessel's managers have been detained for ...
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Burials begin for victims of Tanzania ferry disaster that left 224 dead

Google: Esat Africa - 6 hours 44 min ago
'My child might have been found, but I have not seen her,' survivor says, as relatives wept at mass burial. The Associated Press · Posted: Sep 23, 2018 ...
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Kenya Lifts Rafiki Ban; Audiences Cheer at First Screening in Nairobi

Google: Esat Africa - 6 hours 55 min ago
Filmmaker Wanuri Kahiu's film Rafiki is allowed to be shown in Kenya for seven days to “willing adults” after a high court ruling temporary lifted the ...
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London court extends injunction against Djibouti in DP World dispute -Dubai govt

Google: Esat Africa - 7 hours 6 min ago
DUBAI (Reuters) - Dubai's government said on Sunday that a London court had extended an injunction prohibiting the government of Djibouti from ...
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Sukuk potential high in Kenya, says agency

Google: Esat Africa - 7 hours 51 min ago
Kenya is among the 18 African countries that have the largest potential for growth of Islamic banking and debt securities or sukuk, rating agency ...
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ANC sends condolences to families affected by Tanzania ferry disaster

Google: Esat Africa - 8 hours 36 min ago
CAPE TOWN – The African National Congress (ANC) has added its voice in expressing sympathy and condolences to the families of the victims of ...
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Death toll from capsized ferry rises to 224 as burials begin

Google: Esat Africa - 8 hours 36 min ago
UKARA ISLAND, Tanzania — Relatives wept in grief on Sunday at the mass burial in Tanzania of many of the 224 people who drowned when a ferry ...
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Tanzania ferry death toll rises to 224, ship's managers detained

Google: Esat Africa - 9 hours 21 min ago
DAR ES SALAAM (Reuters) - Tanzanian authorities said on Sunday the number of people who died in a ferry that capsized in Lake Victoria had risen ...
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224 Tanzania ferry tragedy bodies recovered

Google: Esat Africa - 9 hours 55 min ago
The Tanzanian government said Sunday 224 bodies had been recovered following the Lake Victoria ferry accident last Thursday. Transport ...
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Tanzania buries ferry disaster dead as toll hits 224

Google: Esat Africa - 10 hours 40 min ago
Volunteers arrange the coffins containing the dead bodies of passengers on September 22 2018. The bodies were retrieved after a ferry MV Nyerere ...
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PICS: Burials begin as deaths from Tanzania ferry disaster rise to 224

Google: Esat Africa - 12 hours 21 min ago
Nairobi - Tanzania's State broadcaster says burials have started of those who died when a ferry capsized on Lake Victoria as the death toll rose to 224 ...
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Tanzania Ferry disaster: Death toll rests at 224

Google: Esat Africa - 12 hours 40 min ago
Prime Minister Kassim Majaliwa led "national funerals" on the island of Ukara, where the MV Nyerere had been coming in to dock on Thursday.
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Ethiopia's Oromo Peoples Democratic Organisation rebrands

Google: Esat Africa - 12 hours 44 min ago
Ethiopia's Oromo Peoples Democratic Organisation (OPDO) has rebranded itself as the Oromo Democratic Party (ODP). The party of Prime Minister ...
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50 Kenyan doctors head to Cuba for specialised training

Google: Esat Africa - 12 hours 44 min ago
Kisumu Governor Anyang' Nyong'o and other government officials receive the first 50 Cuban doctors at the JKIA in Nairobi, June 5, 2018. /COG ...
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VAT debate healthy for Kenya, says DP Ruto

Google: Esat Africa - 12 hours 55 min ago
Deputy President William Ruto now says the ongoing public outcry over 8 per cent VAT on petroleum products is healthy for a democratic country.
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Tanzania ferry accident: Burials begin as death toll climbs to 224

Google: Esat Africa - 13 hours 16 min ago
Burials have begun for victims who died after an overcrowded ferry capsized on Lake Victoria, in Tanzania, killing at least 224 people. Kasssim ...
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Keter warns of 'silent revolution' amid Kenya's debt woes

Google: Esat Africa - 13 hours 17 min ago
Members of Parliament opposed to the Finance Bill sing a solidity song outside the chambers during the vote on the taxes on September 20, 2018.
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