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Local man seeks to quench Kenya's thirst for clean water

Google: Esat Africa - 14 hours 37 min ago
After several deployments as a civilian contractor driving convoys for the U.S. Army and the Marine Corps in Iraq, Ken Clark of Ligonier had seen ...
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Ireland adds Kenya to list of designated states for mandatory hotel quarantine

Google: Esat Africa - 14 hours 51 min ago
According to Ireland's government, those who travelled through an airport or port in a designated state will also have to quarantine. “If you have been in ...
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Kenya finalizes rescue of rare giraffe from sinking island

Google: Esat Africa - 15 hours 9 sec ago
Kenya Wildlife Service (KWS) and conservation partners said the female giraffe that was the last in a group of nine to be rescued from the disappearing ...
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Chinese company begins road building in Kenya to enhance frontier trade

Google: Esat Africa - 15 hours 22 min ago
(MENAFN) On Sunday, Apr. 11 Kenya authorized the buidling of a one-stop frontier post to encourage trade and security with adjacent Uganda.
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Thousands of Falash Mura, caught up in violence in Ethiopia, seek entry into Israel

Google: Esat Africa - 15 hours 24 min ago
A small Jewish community of Ethiopians known as Beta Israel has lived in Ethiopia's Amhara and Tigray regions for 3,000 years. Some converted to ...
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Kenya: Maize shortage to cause price rise over importation ban from Tanzania, Uganda

Google: Esat Africa - 15 hours 51 min ago
The Cereal Millers Association (CMA) in Kenya on Monday revealed that the prices of maize in the county are set to rise over ban on maize ...
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Kenneth Muguna: Exclusive insight on Gor Mahia midfielder's link to Tanzania's Azam

Google: Esat Africa - 15 hours 56 min ago
Amid reports linking Kenneth Muguna with Tanzania Mainland Premier League side Azam FC, the Gor Mahia midfielder is set to make his next move ...
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Kenya: The urgent search for life-saving medical oxygen

Google: Esat Africa - 16 hours 18 min ago
A patient suffering from Covid-19 wears a full-face mask linked to a ventilator for oxygen supply in an ICU. Image: file.
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UN says 34 migrants drown off Djibouti after boat capsizes

Google: Esat Africa - 16 hours 30 min ago
NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — The International Organization for Migration says 34 migrants have died after their boat capsized off the Horn of Africa nation ...
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The World Bank should not fund Ethiopia's war in Tigray

Google: Esat Africa - 16 hours 41 min ago
The writer is executive director of the World Peace Foundation and a professor at Tufts University. This month, Ethiopia, a low-income country facing ...
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Djibouti & Zambia: Victims of Chinese grand strategy in Africa

Google: Esat Africa - 16 hours 52 min ago
“Djibouti is a bridgehead towards inland African countries, including much more economically promising nations like Ethiopia,” added Gérard Prunier, a ...
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Kenya Joins South Africa's Ramaphosa in Calling Out 'Vaccine Apartheid'

Google: Esat Africa - 17 hours 3 min ago
Laboratory technician Irene Ooko attends to a patient seeking a test for the new coronavirus that causes COVID-19, at the Pathologists Lancet Kenya ...
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Kenya, Pakistan to review trade agreements

Google: Esat Africa - 17 hours 15 min ago
The talks are geared towards harmonising tariffs and diversifying products traded between the two countries as they aim to hit one billion dollars ...
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34 Migrants Drown As Boat Capsizes Off East Africa's Djibouti: Officials

Google: Esat Africa - 17 hours 26 min ago
Djibouti: Thirty-four migrants have drowned after their boat capsized off the coast of Djibouti, the International Organization for Migration (IOM) said ...
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Eritrea Proves Shunning Rogues Catastrophic

Google: Esat Africa - 17 hours 31 min ago
The main victim of the tension between Eritrea, Ethiopia and the rest of the world has been young Eritreas, who have fled the country in droves. The ...
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Colossal growth in Kenya's hyperscale infrastructure space

Google: Esat Africa - 18 hours 5 min ago
Assessing the top national markets, Guy Willner, CEO and chairman of IXcellerate, says the firm is interested in South Africa, Kenya and Nigeria as major ...
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Uganda and Tanzania finalise Lake Albert project pact with Total and CNOOC

Google: Esat Africa - 18 hours 30 min ago
The project involves the development of the Tilenga and Kingfisher oil projects in Uganda and the construction of the East African Crude Oil Pipeline ( ...
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Celebrities come together to save Ethiopia's frankincense forest

Google: Esat Africa - 18 hours 45 min ago
Lots of famous faces are getting involved in a campaign to help save a special forest in Ethiopia. The Future Forest Appeal, run by the charity Tree Aid, ...
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UNHCR Regional Update #14: Ethiopia Situation (Tigray Region), 16 March – 7 April

Google: Esat Africa - 19 hours 52 min ago
Key Developments. ETHIOPIA. ▫ On 7 April, the UN High Commissioner for Refugees Filippo Grandi cited the scaling up of humanitarian operations ...
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Djibouti's President Ismail Omar Guelleh seeks fifth term

Google: Esat Africa - 20 hours 15 min ago
We report on an election in a strategically important nation in the Horn of Africa. Djibouti's President Ismail Omar Guelleh is certain to be re-elected in ...
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