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Kenya grants Standard Investment Bank online forex trading licence

Google: Esat Africa - Tue, 12/18/2018 - 08:37
NAIROBI, Dec 18 (Reuters) - Kenya's Capital Markets Authority said on Tuesday it had granted a licence to Standard Investment Bank to engage in ...
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Expect America and Europe to Matter Less in 2019

Google: Esat Africa - Tue, 12/18/2018 - 07:52
As 2018 comes to a close, attention is turning to what is likely to happen in 2019. I have no idea. But if you follow these questions, you will have your ...
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Ruto says Kenya not ready for centralized system of govt

Google: Esat Africa - Tue, 12/18/2018 - 07:51
LAMU, Kenya Dec 18 – Deputy President William Ruto has opposed the proposed merger of counties, saying the move would take Kenya backwards.
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Kenya: Watch - Reckless Man Steers Car On Highway Using His Legs

Google: Esat Africa - Tue, 12/18/2018 - 07:13
A video has emerged online that captures a reckless driver steering a car with his legs while smoking. The unidentified man in the video sits on the ...
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Kenya's Controversial Currency Change

Google: Esat Africa - Tue, 12/18/2018 - 07:07
The Central Bank of Kenya officially gazetted the country's new currency as legal tender. The new currency features images of Kenya's wildlife, ...
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CS Matiang'i: Kenya will not import new police uniforms

Google: Esat Africa - Tue, 12/18/2018 - 07:07
[File, Standard] The Interior Cabinet Secretary Fred Matiang'i has maintained that the government will not succumb to pressure from merchants to ...
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Kenya: NSE Records Low Business As Year Ends

Google: Esat Africa - Tue, 12/18/2018 - 06:56
Nairobi, Kenya — Trading at the Nairobi Bourse has remained depressed as investors shift focus to closure of the year 2018, with most companies ...
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Ethiopia: Former president Girma Woldegiorgis dies

Google: Esat Africa - Tue, 12/18/2018 - 06:22
Published on 18.12.2018 at 14h21 by APA News. Share. Girma Woldegiorgis, who served for two consecutive terms as President of Ethiopia, passed ...
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Commentary: Ethiopia's census dilemma: from implementation gap to the politics

Google: Esat Africa - Tue, 12/18/2018 - 06:00
Major cities in Ethiopia are experiencing an unprecedented boom in population sizes. Yordanos Seifu Estifanos, For Addis Standard. Addis Abeba ...
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Ethiopia Sends Consul to Somaliland

Google: Esat Africa - Tue, 12/18/2018 - 05:15
tweet. The Ethiopia government has appointed a new consul to Somaliland capital. Hargeisa. The new consul will be Mr.Shamsudin Ahmed Roble ...
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United Towards Achieving Health For All in Kenya

Google: Esat Africa - Tue, 12/18/2018 - 05:03
Sicily Kariuki is the Cabinet Secretary, Ministry of Health in Kenya. Siddharth Chatterjee is the United Nations Resident Coordinator to Kenya.
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Mobile subscription in Kenya registers 2.4pc increase

Google: Esat Africa - Tue, 12/18/2018 - 04:52
Mobile subscription in the country has registered a 2.4 percent increase to 46.6 million subscribers which Communications Authority attributes to ...
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GE primed for 102MW Kenya wind

Google: Esat Africa - Tue, 12/18/2018 - 04:18
GE is to supply turbines with a combined capacity of 102MW to the Kipeto wind farm in Kenya. The project, located in Kajiado south of Nairobi, will ...
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Kenya Moore Gets Mom-Shamed Like Gabrielle Union After Sharing Picture Kissing Baby Brooklyn

Google: Esat Africa - Tue, 12/18/2018 - 03:57
Former Real Housewives of Atlanta star Kenya Moore is getting mommy shamed for sharing a sweet picture of her baby girl, Brooklyn Doris Daly.
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Kenya's Green-Finance Needs Seen at $888 Million in 5-10 Years

Google: Esat Africa - Tue, 12/18/2018 - 03:33
Kenya needs about $85 million annually in the short term for green projects in agriculture, transport and manufacturing, and as much as $888 million ...
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Tanzania in the age of change & transformation

Google: Esat Africa - Tue, 12/18/2018 - 02:34
I am still struggling to understand why Ambassador Juma Mwapachu's book, Tanzania in the Age of Change and Transformation, is not getting the ...
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Kenya: Business Deals Push Mobile Money Accounts to 45m

Google: Esat Africa - Tue, 12/18/2018 - 02:26
Mobile money accounts crossed 45 million mark for the first time in October underlining the impact of the 11-year old innovation in driving financial ...
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Fastjet suspends flights in Tanzania

Google: Esat Africa - Tue, 12/18/2018 - 01:30
African low-cost airline Fastjet has suspended all domestic flights within Tanzania until the end of January after the country's aviation authorities ...
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The rise and fall of Fastjet Tanzania

Google: Esat Africa - Tue, 12/18/2018 - 01:18
Dar es Salaam. It looks like the end is nigh for low-budget airline Fastjet Tanzania. The 28-day notice by the Tanzania Civil Aviation Authority (TCAA) ...
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FastJet 'not qualified' to operate in Tanzania, State says

Google: Esat Africa - Tue, 12/18/2018 - 00:33
Dar es Salaam. The Tanzania Civil Aviation Authority (TCAA) has announced that Fastjet Tanzania has lost its qualifications to operate in the country ...
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