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Diplomatic rift as Kenya, Somalia spar over maritime boundary

Google: Esat Africa - Mon, 02/18/2019 - 02:48
Kenya has summoned its ambassador to Somalia back home after the Mogadishu government's decision to auction oil and gas exploration blocks at ...
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Row pitting Kenya and Somalia over maritime territorial borders intensifies

Google: Esat Africa - Mon, 02/18/2019 - 01:18
The row pitting Kenya and Somalia over maritime territorial borders intensifies with the latter responding to Kenya's claims that it has not auctioned the ...
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Ethiopia's Tefera sets 1500m indoor world record

Google: Esat Africa - Sun, 02/17/2019 - 23:26
BIRMINGHAM: Ethiopian teenager Samuel Tefera outduelled compatriot Yomif Kejelcha to break the world indoor 1,500 metres record in Birmingham ...
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Kenya's total debt now at Sh11.9 trillion with over half in foreign currency - data

Google: Esat Africa - Sun, 02/17/2019 - 22:41
Kenya has at most 17 years to clear her compound debt that stands at almost Sh12 trillion, all factors remaining constant. The amount is way above ...
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Somalia Responds After Kenya Expels Envoy Over Maritime Dispute

Google: Esat Africa - Sun, 02/17/2019 - 22:30
The government of Somalia on Sunday night dispelled Kenya's accusations that it had auctioned off oil and gas blocks in Kenya's territory.
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Inside Chase Bank heist, KPC Sh5.1bn query, Kenya-Somalia row: Your Breakfast Briefing

Google: Esat Africa - Sun, 02/17/2019 - 21:45
Kenya, Ethiopia, Uganda, Djibouti and Burundi have jointly contributed 22,000 troops to help stabilise Somalia. /MONICAH MWANGI. Good Morning.
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Ethiopia, Djibouti sign natural gas pipeline deal

Google: Esat Africa - Sun, 02/17/2019 - 21:40
ADDIS ABABA — Ethiopia and Djibouti have signed a deal to build a pipeline to transport Ethiopian gas to an export terminal in the Red Sea state, ...
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War Free Ethiopia

Google: Esat Africa - Sun, 02/17/2019 - 20:48
February 18, 2019. Open letter: My humble appeal to the Prime Minister of Ethiopia, the Parlama of Ethiopia, all Ethiopian activists, all media outlets, ...
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Kenya summons envoy to Somalia over disputed oil territory

Google: Esat Africa - Sun, 02/17/2019 - 18:11
NAIROBI (Bloomberg) -- Kenya summoned its ambassador to Somalia after the Horn of Africa neighbor decided to auction offshore oil and gas blocks ...
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Kenya Summons Envoy to Somalia Over Disputed Oil Territory

Google: Esat Africa - Sun, 02/17/2019 - 18:11
Kenya summoned its ambassador to Somalia after the Horn of Africa neighbor decided to auction offshore oil and gas blocks the nation considers to ...
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Somalia denies Kenya claims in maritime border spat

Google: Esat Africa - Sun, 02/17/2019 - 16:07
Somalia on Sunday rejected accusations by Kenya that it had auctioned off oil and gas blocks in a disputed maritime area. Nairobi on Saturday ...
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Kenya, Somalia in diplomatic spat

Google: Esat Africa - Sun, 02/17/2019 - 16:05
NAIROBI/MOGADISHU. — Kenya on Saturday recalled its ambassador Lt-Gen (Rtd) Lucas Tumbo from Somalia for “urgent consultations” over a ...
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Kenya Pipeline on the spot over irregular allowances

Google: Esat Africa - Sun, 02/17/2019 - 15:56
Corruption-riddled Kenya Pipeline Company is on the spot again over irregular payment of overtime allowances, according to the latest report of the ...
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Kenya confident of securing IMF loan facility

Google: Esat Africa - Sun, 02/17/2019 - 15:00
Dr Geoffrey Mwau Kenya says it's almost reached an agreement with the International Monetary Fund on a new standby loan facility. Discussion on ...
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Kenya, Somalia diplomatic spat not good for regional security

Google: Esat Africa - Sun, 02/17/2019 - 15:00
A border dispute between Kenya and Somalia has finally come to a head. Dating back to 2014 when both countries laid claim to an oil and gas island ...
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Kenya gives terms to resolve ocean dispute

Google: Esat Africa - Sun, 02/17/2019 - 15:00
Kenya has issued three conditions for a diplomatic resolution to the maritime dispute with neighbouring Somalia. Nairobi wants Mogadishu to ...
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Somalia Moves to Calm Diplomatic Tensions With Kenya

Google: Esat Africa - Sun, 02/17/2019 - 13:52
The Somali government has moved to calm diplomatic tensions following Kenya's decision to recall its ambassador to Mogadishu and instruct ...
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Ethiopian army takes over western, central Gondar security

Google: Esat Africa - Sun, 02/17/2019 - 13:30
Following the failure of Amhara region's security forces to stabilize the conflicts in western and central Gondar, the Ethiopian Army and Federal Police ...
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Stop useless referendum talk, Ruto urges

Google: Esat Africa - Sun, 02/17/2019 - 13:07
Leaders should shelve premature debate on referendum and focus on creating jobs, Deputy President William Ruto has said. He said Kenyans want ...
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Court ruins former wife's hopes of Muthama riches

Google: Esat Africa - Sun, 02/17/2019 - 13:07
Machakos Woman Rep Agnes Kavindu Nduya's hopes of sharing former Senator Johnson Muthama's billions have been ruined. High Court judge ...
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