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Sudan, Ethiopia, Eritrea and Djibouti to restore over 3 000 hectares of land in 2019

Google: Esat Africa - Wed, 03/20/2019 - 02:30
FAO continues boosting the expansion of the Great Green Wall in Eastern Africa. 19 March 2019, Khartoum – Countries in Eastern Africa have ...
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Fake $100 bills totaling 20 million seized from Kenya bank vault

Google: Esat Africa - Wed, 03/20/2019 - 01:45
Kenyan police have seized $20 million of counterfeit banknotes that had been stored in a personal safety deposit box at a branch of Barclays Bank ...
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Spotlight: The Haile-Manas Academy, A New World Class School in Ethiopia

Google: Esat Africa - Wed, 03/20/2019 - 00:03
Image from a video introducing the upcoming Haile-Manas Academy, founded by Ethiopian American author & philanthropist Rebecca Haile, pictured ...
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These LGBT refugees came to Kenya seeking freedom. Instead, they've been imprisoned and ...

Google: Esat Africa - Tue, 03/19/2019 - 21:37
Nairobi: On February 22, activists, reporters, and well-wishers from Kenya and all over the world gathered in a courtroom in Nairobi, hoping to witness ...
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Ethiopia PM seeks Qatari investment

Google: Esat Africa - Tue, 03/19/2019 - 20:52
Ethiopia's prime minister Abiy Ahmed on Tuesday visited his Qatari counterpart, seeking to enhance bilateral relations and strengthen efforts to attract ...
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Growing pains in Ethiopia: film spotlights hidden cost of urban growth

Google: Esat Africa - Tue, 03/19/2019 - 20:07
LONDON (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Living in a tool shed on the outskirts of Ethiopia's capital, 10-year-old Asalif Tewold straddles a unique ...
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Growing pains in Ethiopia: film spotlights hidden cost of urban growth

Google: Esat Africa - Tue, 03/19/2019 - 19:56
LONDON, March 20 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Living in a tool shed on the outskirts of Ethiopia's capital, 10-year-old Asalif Tewold straddles a ...
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Kenya set to host Africa Deaf Athletics Championships in Nairobi

Google: Esat Africa - Tue, 03/19/2019 - 19:22
NAIROBI, March 19 (Xinhua) -- Over 25 countries are expected to converge in Nairobi for this year's Africa Deaf Athletics championship, which will run ...
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Can Ethiopia's Long Love Affair With Boeing Survive the 737 Max Crash?

Google: Esat Africa - Tue, 03/19/2019 - 16:12
ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia — When Noelle Jalal was a child, her uncle used to take her to the international airport in Addis Ababa to watch the giant ...
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Massive turnout as Black Stars hold first training ahead of Kenya clash

Google: Esat Africa - Tue, 03/19/2019 - 16:00
The Black Stars of Ghana recorded a massive turn out at training on Tuesday as they commence preparations for the final group game of the 2019 ...
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Trump Taps Steve Dickson as New FAA Head After Ethiopia Plane Crash

Google: Esat Africa - Tue, 03/19/2019 - 15:48
President Trump plans to nominate Steve Dickson, a former senior Delta Air Lines official, as the permanent head of the Federal Aviation ...
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Qatar and Ethiopia enjoy distinguished relations

Google: Esat Africa - Tue, 03/19/2019 - 15:37
The Prime Minister of Ethiopia Dr Abiy Ahmed Ali being received yesterday at Hamad International Airport by HE the Minister of Transport and ...
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EU, Canada to review Boeing software fixes themselves after Ethiopia Airlines crash

Google: Esat Africa - Tue, 03/19/2019 - 15:15
The fallout from the deadly Ethiopian Airlines crash continues to be felt as the European Union announced Tuesday that they will not allow any Boeing ...
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Kenya native elected bishop of diocese in New Zealand

Google: Esat Africa - Tue, 03/19/2019 - 14:07
[Anglican Communion News Service] The head of the New Zealand Church Missionary Society, the Rev. Steve Maina, has been elected as the next ...
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Which Real Housewife of Atlanta Did Kenya Moore Trust to Babysit Brooklyn Daly?

Google: Esat Africa - Tue, 03/19/2019 - 13:45
It's clear by now that everyone loves Kenya Moore's baby daughter, Brooklyn Daly. The Real Housewives of Atlanta alum's little girl is featured heavily ...
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Eritrea's first official delegation on 3-day visit to Somaliland

Google: Esat Africa - Tue, 03/19/2019 - 13:11
Addis Ababa, Ethiopia (ADV) – Eritrea's foreign minister on Tuesday entered the second day of visit in Hargeisa, the capital of Somaliland at the head ...
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What on earth is Djibouti doing?

Google: Esat Africa - Tue, 03/19/2019 - 12:26
Djibouti is destroying itself in its quest for development. In its quest for development, Djibouti has enlisted China's help. The African country sees itself ...
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High-Stakes Boeing Inquiry Hinges on Ethiopia Black Box Secrets

Google: Esat Africa - Tue, 03/19/2019 - 12:04
The investigation into the final minutes of Ethiopian Airlines Flight 302 turned on Tuesday to the secrets in the cockpit voice recorder as Boeing and a ...
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Demolition of city buildings illegally erected on Kenya Power wayleaves halted

Google: Esat Africa - Tue, 03/19/2019 - 11:32
Demolitions of illegal buildings erected on Kenya Power electricity lines have been halted up to next week. This comes after some of the affected ...
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Kenya hosts regional health regulators amid clamour for reforms

Google: Esat Africa - Tue, 03/19/2019 - 11:18
Health experts from 22 countries are meeting in Nairobi for three days starting today to explore means and ways of improving regulation of the sector.
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