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Everton to play friendly in Kenya

Google: Esat Africa - Thu, 05/02/2019 - 07:11
English Premier League side Everton will travel to Kenya in July for a friendly against local champions Kariobangi Sharks, officials said Thursday.
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Kenya imports less electricity in 2018 owing to good rains

Google: Esat Africa - Thu, 05/02/2019 - 06:48
Kenya imported less electricity and reduced the use of thermal generation in 2018 after good rains boosted hydro generation as well as the coming ...
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Tanzania coach Emmanuel Amuneke names 15-year-old Kelvin Pius in preliminary Afcon squad

Google: Esat Africa - Thu, 05/02/2019 - 06:15
The youngster has been handed a chance to make the final list for the Afcon finals after impressing the Nigerian tactician. Tanzania coach Emmanuel ...
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Tanzania coach Emmanuel Amuneke names 15-year-old Kelvin Pius in preliminary Afcon squad

Google: Esat Africa - Thu, 05/02/2019 - 06:15
Tanzania coach Emmanuel Amuneke has named 15-year-old Kelvin John Pius in his preliminary 39-man squad for the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations in ...
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Abiy Ahmed Ali, Prime Minister of the Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia laureate of the 2019 ...

Google: Esat Africa - Thu, 05/02/2019 - 06:03
Abiy Ahmed Ali, Prime Minister of the Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia, is named as laureate of the 2019 edition of the Félix ...
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UK foreign Secretary to visit Kenya

Google: Esat Africa - Thu, 05/02/2019 - 05:52
Britain's Foreign Secretary Jeremy Hunt is expected in the country today (Thursday) as part of what his office said is “to make the case for new UK ...
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Kenya eyes 100000 "social houses" for slum dwellers in four years

Google: Esat Africa - Thu, 05/02/2019 - 05:18
NAIROBI, May 2 (Xinhua) -- Kenya plans to construct 100,000 "social houses" in the next four years as part of plans to eradicate slums in the country, ...
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Rafiki's Modern Lesbian Love Story Is Also a Love Letter to Kenya

Google: Esat Africa - Thu, 05/02/2019 - 04:45
Not only has Rafiki director Wanuri Kahiu crafted a tender, gorgeously rendered coming-of-age story about two young Kenyan women who fall for ...
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UPDATE 1-Kenya to lower fiscal deficit to 5.6 pct in 2019/20 fiscal year

Google: Esat Africa - Thu, 05/02/2019 - 04:45
(Adds economic growth projection). NAIROBI, May 2 (Reuters) - Kenya will cut its budget deficit to 5.6 percent of GDP in its 2019/20 (July-June) fiscal ...
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Kenya to lower fiscal deficit to 5.6 pct in 2019/20 fiscal year

Google: Esat Africa - Thu, 05/02/2019 - 04:33
NAIROBI, May 2 (Reuters) - Kenya will cut its budget deficit to 5.6 percent of GDP in its 2019/20 (July-June) fiscal year from a revised 6.1 percent of ...
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Charcoal traders go to Uganda after Kenya ban

Google: Esat Africa - Thu, 05/02/2019 - 04:33
Kenya's ban on logging two years ago has seen charcoal traders flock to Uganda, which has now become the main source of the fuel, further putting a ...
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Ethiopia: Fish farming promotes youth entrepreneurship and food security

Google: Esat Africa - Thu, 05/02/2019 - 04:22
A youth group performs at the inauguration of Bishoftu Integrated Aquaculture Vocational and Entrepreneurship Training Centre in early 2019, taking a ...
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Ethiopia's Addis Ababa bolsters 'sister city' ties with Washington DC

Google: Esat Africa - Thu, 05/02/2019 - 03:48
The Ethiopian capital, Addis Ababa, has moved to bolster its sister city ties with Washington DC, its counterpart in the United States. Addis Ababa's ...
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Ethiopia To Start Earning Tangible FDI From Its 'Green Gold'

Google: Esat Africa - Thu, 05/02/2019 - 03:48
Ethiopia has an estimated one million hectares of natural bamboo forest, the largest in the African continent. The highland and lowland parts of the ...
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Tanzania media mogul Reginald Mengi dies in Dubai

Google: Esat Africa - Thu, 05/02/2019 - 03:48
Tanzanian self-made media magnate and philanthropist Reginald Mengi has died in Dubai at the age of 75. Mr Mengi, through his manufacturing, ...
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Tanzania billionaire, Reginald Mengi, dies at 75.

Google: Esat Africa - Thu, 05/02/2019 - 03:26
Tanzania billionaire and tycoon, Reginald Abraha Mengi, died aged 75 in Dubai on May 2, 2019. Two of his media outlets, ITV and Radio ONE, on ...
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Ethiopia PM underlines importance of Muslims to national unity

Google: Esat Africa - Thu, 05/02/2019 - 03:15
Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed on Wednesday (May 1) lauded the efforts of Ethiopian Muslims in ensuring national unity stressing the need for all and ...
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Kenya drops in global press freedom index

Google: Esat Africa - Thu, 05/02/2019 - 03:03
[File, Standard] Kenya has dropped four places in the World Press Freedom Index undoing the gains made in previous years in realising media ...
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Kenya: World Bank approves $250m for affordable housing

Google: Esat Africa - Thu, 05/02/2019 - 03:03
Published on 02.05.2019 at 09h21 by APA News. Share. The World Bank has approved a $250 million International Bank for Reconstruction and ...
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Autograph Collection Hotels debuts in Kenya welcoming Sankara Nairobi to its dynamic portfolio of ...

Google: Esat Africa - Thu, 05/02/2019 - 02:52
Autograph Collection Hotels (www.AutographHotels.com), Marriott International's (www.Marriott.com) distinctive collection of passionately ...
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