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Foreign firm copyrights Kenyan National Anthem

Google: Esat Africa - Tue, 02/05/2019 - 14:03
The Kenyan National anthem has been copyrighted by an international company called De Wolfe. 2nacheki, one of the biggest African channels on ...
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Health volunteers to cost Kenya Sh11bn

Google: Esat Africa - Tue, 02/05/2019 - 14:03
Kenya will require Sh11 billion over the next four years to hire community health volunteers. The volunteers will play the biggest role in the Universal ...
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Trump promises to help Kenya fight against corruption, terrorism - McCarter

Google: Esat Africa - Tue, 02/05/2019 - 14:03
Incoming United States ambassador to Kenya Kyle McCarter has revealed President Donald Trump's agenda for Kenya, key among it being to help ...
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IX Reach SDN cloud connectivity reaches East Africa via Djibouti Data Center

Google: Esat Africa - Tue, 02/05/2019 - 13:30
IX Reach has established a point of presence (PoP) in the Djibouti Data Center. IX Reach will use the data center presence to supply its ...
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Ethiopia named members of National Reconciliation Commission

Google: Esat Africa - Tue, 02/05/2019 - 13:07
Parliament approved appointment of 41 people to Truth and Reconciliation Commission. It draws members from politicians in the opposition quarter ...
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Kenya Aviation workers union suspends strike

Google: Esat Africa - Tue, 02/05/2019 - 12:56
The Kenya Aviation workers union strike that was to take place tomorrow has been suspended after a sit?down attended by COTU Secretary General ...
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War on FGM is being won as community shifts mind

Google: Esat Africa - Tue, 02/05/2019 - 12:56
With more than 5,000 new female genital mutilation cases recorded in England alone, FGM is no longer a Kenyan or African issue; it is global.
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Kenya World Cup tie part of match-fixing probe

Google: Esat Africa - Tue, 02/05/2019 - 12:11
Fifa wants a full investigation into allegations that several Kenya internationals were fixed, including a 2010 World Cup qualifier. The move by ...
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Ethiopia repatriates 65000 nationals in last 6 months: foreign ministry

Google: Esat Africa - Tue, 02/05/2019 - 11:48
ADDIS ABABA, Feb. 5 (Xinhua) -- The Ethiopian Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MoFA) announced on Tuesday it has repatriated 65,000 of its nationals ...
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Thanks to the world's love of avocados, Africa's coffee producers are pivoting

Google: Esat Africa - Tue, 02/05/2019 - 11:26
Avocado goes on toast, in a smoothie, and yes, on pizza. Avocado imports have soared around the world, mostly to the European Union and the ...
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Jordin Sparks, Matt Shively to Star in Kenya Barris Comedy 'Besties' at Freeform

Google: Esat Africa - Tue, 02/05/2019 - 10:52
Freeform has found its “Besties.” “American Idol” alum Jordin Sparks and “The Real O'Neals” star Matt Shively will headline the Kenya Barris comedy ...
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Ending female genital mutilation in Djibouti

Google: Esat Africa - Tue, 02/05/2019 - 10:27
DJIBOUTI, Djibouti – Mariam Kako was just five years old when she was subjected to female genital mutilation. “I can remember everything, every little ...
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Gov't on the spot as British company copyrights Kenya National Anthem tune

Google: Esat Africa - Tue, 02/05/2019 - 10:10
The Kenya Copyright Board (KECOBO) was on Tuesday thrust into the spotlight for apparently leaving the country's National Anthem vulnerable and ...
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'Bewitched' Reboot From Kenya Barris Rolled at ABC

Google: Esat Africa - Tue, 02/05/2019 - 10:00
The interracial take was the last project the 'Black-ish' creator had set up at the network before he departed for Netflix. Kenya Barris' adventures at ...
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'Bewitched' Reboot From Kenya Barris Pushed at ABC

Google: Esat Africa - Tue, 02/05/2019 - 09:56
The reboot of “Bewitched” is not moving forward at ABC this pilot season. Variety has learned that the new version of the classic sitcom has been ...
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Kenya Barris' 'Bewitched' Reboot Pushed at ABC

Google: Esat Africa - Tue, 02/05/2019 - 09:22
Kenya Barris' “Bewitched” reboot is not moving forward at ABC this pilot season, TheWrap has learned. The project, which received a pilot production ...
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Ethiopia finalising mining industry reforms -minister

Google: Esat Africa - Tue, 02/05/2019 - 09:22
... * Prime minister pushing reforms across industries. * Mining sector underdeveloped. * Reforms could include more tax incentives. * Ethiopia's ...
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Ethiopia finalizing mining industry reforms: minister

Google: Esat Africa - Tue, 02/05/2019 - 09:22
CAPE TOWN (Reuters) - Ethiopia will finalize reforms for its underdeveloped mining and oil sectors within the next two months as it seeks to ...
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UK firm claims ownership of national anthem, Kenya protests

Google: Esat Africa - Tue, 02/05/2019 - 09:11
The Kenya Copyright Board has demanded immediate takedown of content offending the national anthem by a British-based music company that has ...
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Google, Kenya Scouts Association launch youth programme for online safety

Google: Esat Africa - Tue, 02/05/2019 - 08:03
The Kenya Scouts Association, with the support of Google Tuesday launched the 2019 edition of Web Rangers, a youth programme for online safety at ...
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