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In yet another big win for its smallholder farmers, Kenya has become the first country globally to ...

Google: Esat Africa - Wed, 06/23/2021 - 10:40
Currently there are no cassava varieties with natural resistance to CBSD, states the NBA. CBSD is a viral disease spread by whiteflies and by infected ...
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Ahmed win good for mining in Ethiopia: analyst

Google: Esat Africa - Wed, 06/23/2021 - 10:22
A win for Ethiopia's incumbent prime minister Abiy Ahmed in this week's general election will be a good result for mining companies as his Prosperity ...
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Ethio telecom and Ericsson launch 4G network for South West Ethiopia at major event in Jimma

Google: Esat Africa - Wed, 06/23/2021 - 09:26
... Ethio telecom to upgrade to Ericsson Network Manager and Network Functions Virtualization Infrastructure with a virtualized packet core and as part ...
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Pakistan highly values its relations with Kenya: President

Google: Esat Africa - Wed, 06/23/2021 - 09:15
President Dr Arif Alvi says Pakistan highly values its relations with Kenya and wants to further enhance bilateral cooperation in the areas of trade, ...
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Tanzania, Kenya on the radar as major drug routes

Google: Esat Africa - Wed, 06/23/2021 - 09:08
Tanzania and Kenya may be working overtime to bust drug dealers in their territories, seizing tonnes of marijuana and kilogrammes of heroin every so ...
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The maritime tussle between Kenya and Somalia – and what happens next

Google: Esat Africa - Wed, 06/23/2021 - 08:52
Following a maritime boundary dispute, Somalia instituted proceedings against Kenya at the International Court of Justice in August 2014. The two ...
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“I Want to Do In-Your-Face S***”: Kenya Barris on Why He Left His $100M Netflix Deal to Launch ...

Google: Esat Africa - Wed, 06/23/2021 - 08:52
The showrunner turned mogul reveals a new record label, podcast venture, book deal and a first-look film pact: "It's a special time in this industry if ...
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Ethiopia conducted election in a 'credible' manner, AU observers say

Google: Esat Africa - Wed, 06/23/2021 - 08:41
“Overall the election and election day processes were conducted in an orderly, peaceful and credible manner,” former Nigerian President Olusegun ...
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Kenya Ferry Services dissolved

Google: Esat Africa - Wed, 06/23/2021 - 08:40
The move was ratified by the National Government on Wednesday, June 23 in a ceremony presided over by Transport Principal Secretary Solomon ...
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Kenya: Kirubi's empire succession, is the daughter a front runner?

Google: Esat Africa - Wed, 06/23/2021 - 07:56
When Kenyan tycoon Chris Kirubi died, the smart money was on his daughter Maryanne Musangi Kirubi taking over the business. But the emergence ...
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Ethiopia Conducted Election in a 'Credible' Manner, AU Observers Say

Google: Esat Africa - Wed, 06/23/2021 - 07:33
ADDIS ABABA (Reuters) - Ethiopia's parliamentary polls, held on Monday, were conducted in a "credible" manner, the African Union's election ...
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Ethiopia issues fresh 400k mt milling wheat buy tender

Google: Esat Africa - Wed, 06/23/2021 - 07:22
The Ethiopian government, supported by an agency of the United Nations, has announced a tender to buy up to 400,000 mt of milling wheat in two ...
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Chief of Party, Ethiopia Supply Chain Support

Google: Esat Africa - Wed, 06/23/2021 - 07:00
DAI Global Health is seeking a Chief of Party (COP) for the anticipated USAID-funded Supply Chain Support opportunity based in Ethiopia.
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EU now to hold direct talks with Kenya on trade deal

Google: Esat Africa - Wed, 06/23/2021 - 06:58
Kenya and Rwanda were the only two countries in the region to sign the EPA deal with Europe in 2016 after Tanzania, Uganda and Burundi refused to ...
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Tanzania wants outstanding issues on $30bn LNG project resolved by October

Google: Esat Africa - Wed, 06/23/2021 - 06:57
Energy Minister Medard Kalemani told a gathering of stakeholders in Lindi that the government wants negotiations with the project's lead proponents — ...
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Dozens Killed in Market Airstrike in Ethiopia, Witnesses Say

Google: Esat Africa - Wed, 06/23/2021 - 06:48
NAIROBI, Kenya — An airstrike hit a busy market in the northern Tigray village of Togoga in Ethiopia on Tuesday, according to health workers who ...
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Surprise at fossil discovery made in Tanzania

Google: Esat Africa - Wed, 06/23/2021 - 06:38
Ancient animal tracks dated almost two-million years old have been unearthed accidentally by Heriot-Watt University scientists from the Lyell Center in ...
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Ethiopia issues tender to buy 400000 tonnes of wheat -trade

Google: Esat Africa - Wed, 06/23/2021 - 06:35
The Ethiopian government has issued an international tender to buy about 400,000 tonnes of milling wheat, European traders said on Wednesday.
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Kenya launches measles, rubella vaccination campaign

Google: Esat Africa - Wed, 06/23/2021 - 05:41
Mercy Mwangangi, chief administrative secretary in the Ministry of Health said that the campaign that runs from June 26 to July 5 targets to reach about ...
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EU urges Egypt, Sudan and Ethiopia to discuss solutions to Nile dam crisis

Google: Esat Africa - Wed, 06/23/2021 - 05:41
Special EU envoy to Ethiopia and Sudan Pekka Haavisto said that the bloc believes that, along with the African Union, it can help the three countries to ...
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