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President had agreed to allow Miguna back, says Raila

Google: Esat Africa - Sat, 05/19/2018 - 16:00
Opposition leader Raila Odinga Saturday said his former advisor Miguna Miguna was to be a beneficiary of the handshake between him and ...
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Kenya Floods Response Update – 19 May 2018, Flash Update

Google: Esat Africa - Sat, 05/19/2018 - 16:00
Humanitarian situation and needs. • 332,000 people have been displaced and 183 people killed due to extended floods across the country, according ...
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Imali too good for her rivals in Thika meet: Athletes train sights on Africa Senior Athletics ...

Google: Esat Africa - Sat, 05/19/2018 - 16:00
22-year-old to become Kenya's first female sprinter to compete in IAAF Diamond League. Commonwealth Games 400m finalist Maximila Imali ...
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Wondering what fun to have with family? Try these five ideas

Google: Esat Africa - Sat, 05/19/2018 - 16:00
Great memories are made up of loved ones, new adventures and companionship. Wondering what fun can be had with family and friends before end ...
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The dance between Lion and Dragon gets awkward

Google: Esat Africa - Sat, 05/19/2018 - 16:00
Kenya seems to have woken up from a long period of slumber during which China got the better of it. Last week, Kenya uncharacteristically rejected a ...
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Diaspora billions can significantly grow Kenya's economy

Google: Esat Africa - Sat, 05/19/2018 - 16:00
Cash transfers and remittances from the Diaspora have been rising steadily, recently surpassing Sh200 billion per year. At this rate, Kenya will earn ...
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Ethiopian born billionaire to be released from Saudi prison: Ethiopia PM

Google: Esat Africa - Sat, 05/19/2018 - 15:26
ADDIS ABABA, May 19 (Xinhua) -- Ethiopian born Saudi billionaire Sheikh Mohammed Al-Amoudi will soon be released from detention in Saudi ...
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Kenya's new law removes legal lacuna that existed in cyber space

Google: Esat Africa - Sat, 05/19/2018 - 15:15
We live in a digital age, when “the world is experiencing the most severe democratic setback since the rise of fascism in the 1930s” (Foreign Affairs, ...
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Kenya's Crackdown On Fake News Raises Questions About Press Freedom

Google: Esat Africa - Sat, 05/19/2018 - 15:15
Kenya's President, Uhuru Kenyatta, has signed into law a bill that criminalizes abuse on social media and the spread of false information. According to ...
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Kenya Hockey League: Strathmore University beat sliders to go top in women's league

Google: Esat Africa - Sat, 05/19/2018 - 14:41
Strathmore University women's hockey team defeated Sliders 3-1 at the City Park stadium to go top of the national women's premier league.
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The essence and impact of handshake politics in Kenya

Google: Esat Africa - Sat, 05/19/2018 - 13:56
The handshake between President Uhuru Kenyatta and opposition leader Raila Odinga has left the majority of Kenyans quite guessing its essence ...
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China-Tanzania talks over Bagamoyo port project in progress: envoy

Google: Esat Africa - Sat, 05/19/2018 - 13:22
DAR ES SALAAM, May 19 (Xinhua) -- China said on Saturday good progress was being made on negotiations with the Tanzanian government on the ...
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Ethiopia says Saudi Arabia to release 1000 detained migrants

Google: Esat Africa - Sat, 05/19/2018 - 11:41
Abiy Ahmed's trip to Saudi Arabia marks his first official visit to a non-African country since becoming prime minister in April.
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Harry and Meghan's guest list best dressed: Kenya Hunt's verdict

Google: Esat Africa - Sat, 05/19/2018 - 10:33
A star-studded wedding with glamorous attendees, but who was the best dressed at the wedding of Harry and Meghan? 16:57, UK, Saturday 19 May ...
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Traffic accident kills 8 in Eastern Ethiopia

Google: Esat Africa - Sat, 05/19/2018 - 10:00
ADDIS ABABA, May 19 (Xinhua) -- A car accident in Ethiopia's Oromia regional state has killed eight people, a local official said on Saturday.
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Kenya marathon star Kipchoge plans to establish lucrative road race

Google: Esat Africa - Sat, 05/19/2018 - 09:59
NAIROBI, May 19 (Xinhua) -- Kenya marathon king Eliud Kipchoge is planning to establish one of the most lucrative road races in the country when he ...
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Tanzania: Lasik surgery introduced in Dar es Salaam

Google: Esat Africa - Sat, 05/19/2018 - 09:37
A Dar es salaam based hospital 'The International Eye Hospital' has introduced a laser eye surgery (LASIK) service, which enables patients to regain ...
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Kenya oil production on course after agreement on revenue share

Google: Esat Africa - Sat, 05/19/2018 - 08:52
NAIROBI, May 19 (Reuters) - Kenya will start the small scale export of crude oil from its fields in the far northern county of Turkana in June after an ...
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Kenya oil production on course after agreement on revenue share

Google: Esat Africa - Sat, 05/19/2018 - 08:52
NAIROBI (Reuters) - Kenya will start the small scale export of crude oil from its fields in the far northern county of Turkana in June after an agreement ...
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Kenya shelves plan for cheap gas to rural homes over safety concerns

Google: Esat Africa - Sat, 05/19/2018 - 08:30
Kenya has temporarily shelved its plan to provide cheap cooking gas to millions of poor households after the pre-qualified supplier delivered unsafe ...
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