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Kenya extends sale of mobile phone bond by seven weeks after low demand

Google: Esat Africa - Sat, 07/22/2017 - 09:03
NAIROBI, July 22 (Reuters) - Kenya has extended a sale of government bonds via mobile phones, the finance ministry said on Saturday, after demand ...
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IEBC may suspend Buzeki, Mandago campaigns after Friday clash

Google: Esat Africa - Sat, 07/22/2017 - 08:41
The IEBC says it may suspend campaigns in Eldoret town after five people were injured in clashes on Friday night. Supporters of Uasin Gishu ...
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Laikipia North MP Mathew Lempurkel arrested over inciteful remarks

Google: Esat Africa - Sat, 07/22/2017 - 08:38
Mathew Lempurkel was apprehended by detectives and taken for questioning at Naromoru police station over inciteful remarks. According to his ...
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Uhuru's first cousin Beth Mugo tops list of Jubilee Senate nominees

Google: Esat Africa - Sat, 07/22/2017 - 08:30
President Uhuru Kenyatta's first cousin Beth Mugo now tops the amended list of Jubilee Senate nominees published by the Independent Electoral and ...
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Caf unhappy with Kenya's preparations for Chan

Google: Esat Africa - Sat, 07/22/2017 - 08:27
The refurbished Moi International Sports Centre, Kasarani which hosted the 2017 IAAF U-18 World Championships. PHOTO | MARTIN MUKANGU.
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Asians now recognized as Kenya's 44th tribe

Google: Esat Africa - Sat, 07/22/2017 - 07:01
Acting Internal Security Minister Fred Matiang'i with members of Kenyan Asian Community during a meeting at Office of the President where the ...
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Kenya's Rising Political Star

Google: Esat Africa - Sat, 07/22/2017 - 07:00
Speaking on television, Muthiora Kariara, a former pig farmer who lives in one of Nairobi's vast slums, was honest and direct and exactly the opposite ...
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Ethiopia aims to have strategic cooperation with China on aviation sector: minister

Google: Esat Africa - Sat, 07/22/2017 - 07:00
ADDIS ABABA, July 22 (Xinhua) -- Ethiopia aims to have strategic cooperation with China on the aviation sector as the East African nation works to be ...
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Ethiopia-Djibouti railway to start commercial operations in October: minister

Google: Esat Africa - Sat, 07/22/2017 - 06:37
Ethiopians take a selfie after experiencing the newly inaugurated railway at the Lebu station in Addis Ababa, capital of Ethiopia, Oct. 5, 2016.
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Kenya elections: Colours, multitudes rock campaign trails

Google: Esat Africa - Sat, 07/22/2017 - 06:26
It's barely two weeks to Kenya's general election and the country is tensed from vigorous campaign trails from both the incumbents and the oppositions ...
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Uhuru gazettes Asians as Kenya's 44th tribe

Google: Esat Africa - Sat, 07/22/2017 - 05:30
A file photo of President Uhuru Kenyatta meeting with members of the Asian community in Nairobi. Facebook · Twitter · Google+ · WhatsApp · Email.
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How witchcraft in its crazy nature is widely celebrated in Kenya

Google: Esat Africa - Sat, 07/22/2017 - 05:07
Witchcraft is demonised and condemned in a country with two main religious outfits, Christianity and Islam. However, social rot leaves the society at ...
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US, French partner to hone medical evacuation readiness in Djibouti

Google: Esat Africa - Sat, 07/22/2017 - 04:39
Photo By Staff Sgt. Eboni Prince | U.S. Navy Hospital Corpsman 3rd Class David Rojas from the Naval Mobile Construction...... read more read more.
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Rwanda, Tanzania lock horns in CHAN 2018

Google: Esat Africa - Sat, 07/22/2017 - 03:33
Fireworks expected at the Regional stadium, Nyamirambo when Rwanda's Amavubi face off against the Taifa Stars of Tanzania in a CHAN 2018 ...
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Matiang'i quashes NASA plan to adopt polling stations

Google: Esat Africa - Sat, 07/22/2017 - 02:30
Acting Interior CS Fred Matiang'i flanked by security officials after addressing them at the Kenya School of Government, July 21, 2017. /JOSEPH ...
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Senator Muthama and neighbours in court over land tussle

Google: Esat Africa - Sat, 07/22/2017 - 01:56
Machakos Senator Johnston Muthama is in a legal tussle with his neighbours over a piece of land in Matungulu area. High Court Justice Oscar Angote ...
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Ethiopia invites investments from textile industry

Google: Esat Africa - Fri, 07/21/2017 - 21:48
Bogale Feleke Temesgen, State Minister of Industry, Ethiopia, (right) and Sileshi Lemma Bekele, Director General of Ethiopian Textile Industry ...
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Kenyatta rewards Kenya's IAAF U18 winning team with cash, holiday travel

Google: Esat Africa - Fri, 07/21/2017 - 21:03
Kenya's president and candidate in the upcoming presidential election, Uhuru Kenyatta has rewarded the country's IAAF U18 winning team 100,000 ...
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Tanzania lawyers' union condemns arrest of its president, opposition leader

Google: Esat Africa - Fri, 07/21/2017 - 20:41
Tanzania's lawyers' union has on Friday condemned the police for arresting its president Tundu Lissu, who doubles as the deputy president of the ...
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Kenya's EC warns against internet shutdown on election day

Google: Esat Africa - Fri, 07/21/2017 - 20:41
Kenya's electoral commission has warned against a shutdown of internet connection during the August 8 elections which could affect their operation.
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