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Kenya: Nairobi World Athletics Under-20 Receives Sh66.5mn Safaricom Boost

Google: Esat Africa - Fri, 08/13/2021 - 07:22
Nairobi — The Nairobi World Athletics Under-20 Championships on Friday received a Sh66.5mn sponsorship boost from telecommunication company ...
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Banks Ordered to Temporarily Suspend Lending in Ethiopia

Google: Esat Africa - Fri, 08/13/2021 - 07:00
The National Bank of Ethiopia asked all commercial banks to temporarily suspend providing loans backed by collateral, such as land and buildings.
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EXPLAINER: Why Ethiopia's war crisis is deepening by the day

Google: Esat Africa - Fri, 08/13/2021 - 06:15
NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — The United States says it is sending a special envoy to Ethiopia as the fast-moving conflict in the Tigray region has spread ...
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Governors commit to action to improve mental health in Kenya

Google: Esat Africa - Fri, 08/13/2021 - 06:15
The Chair of the Council of Governors Health Committee, H.E Martin Wambora and the Presidential Advisor on Mental Health, Dr. Frank Njenga ...
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How Yemeni fish became multicultural Djibouti's national dish

Google: Esat Africa - Fri, 08/13/2021 - 00:26
Djibouti (AFP). It's lunchtime in Djibouti's capital and "Chez Hamdani" is buzzing. Local celebrities, visiting diaspora and nomadic herders: everyone ...
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Local Nonprofit Establishes Scholarship Fund For Child Brides In Tanzania

Google: Esat Africa - Fri, 08/13/2021 - 00:03
Donna and Peter Sawyer initially got involved with EfforTZ, a volunteer nonprofit based in East Falmouth, about four years ago after Ms. Sawyer ran into ...
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Ethiopia reported 898 new coronavirus cases

Google: Esat Africa - Thu, 08/12/2021 - 20:41
898 new coronavirus cases had been confirmed across Ethiopia in the past 24 hours, according to the latest update from the Ministry of Health.
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Grantville resident to speak Sunday about plans for mission work in Kenya

Google: Esat Africa - Thu, 08/12/2021 - 20:40
Grantville resident Kristi Threatt has been to the foreign mission field, and she's preparing to go again. Be in the know the moment news happens ...
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Art of Rally's big free Kenya update is out today

Google: Esat Africa - Thu, 08/12/2021 - 20:18
Art of Rally is an excellent rally racer about gracefully drifting around low-detail worlds, trying not to hurtle off cliffs or into crowds of pencil-shaped ...
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Desert Locust situation update 12 August 2021

Google: Esat Africa - Thu, 08/12/2021 - 11:41
WHY IT MATTERS. Swarms are not likely to move from Ethiopia and Somalia to Eritrea, Sudan, Yemen, and Saudi Arabia now. Instead, the swarms in ...
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Ethiopia Plunges Deeper Into Conflict

Google: Esat Africa - Thu, 08/12/2021 - 11:10
The scope of the conflict that began in November between Tigrayan and Ethiopian federal forces is expanding, with military pursuits taking precedence ...
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COVID Restrictions Hampered <b>Kenya&#39;s</b> Olympic Performance, Team Officials Say | Voice of ...

Google: Esat Africa - Thu, 08/12/2021 - 11:07
Emmanuel Korir, who won the 800 meters gold for Kenya, told VOA he was happy with his performance. “To be honest, I am so happy. We didn't get time ...
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Springbok Women coach Raubenheimer smiling after handsome 12-try win over Kenya

Google: Esat Africa - Thu, 08/12/2021 - 11:07
Zintle Mpupha scored four of the South Africans' 12 tries in their first international outing in almost two years. They will play Kenya in the second Test in ...
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With Conflict Expanding, Ethiopia Goes From Bad to Worse

Google: Esat Africa - Thu, 08/12/2021 - 10:00
It is expanding geographically to Afar and Amhara, regions outside of Tigray's borders. It is drawing in new combatants as the federal government ...
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Embraer&#39;s Eve and Kenya Airways Partner on the Future of Urban Air Mobility

Google: Esat Africa - Thu, 08/12/2021 - 09:49
Embraer's Eve Urban Air Mobility Solutions signed a memorandum of understanding with Kenya Airways PLC, through its fully owned subsidiary ...
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For Kenya&#39;s orphaned elephants, goats to the rescue

Google: Esat Africa - Thu, 08/12/2021 - 08:35
At the Reteti Elephant Sanctuary in northern Kenya, orphaned calves such as Hamsini, above, used to be fed imported human infant formula. Now many ...
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Tanzania: Mantra Tanzania Sensitize Schools, Community On Reduction of Carbon Emission

Google: Esat Africa - Thu, 08/12/2021 - 07:56
WORLD Environment Day (WED) is a day for environmental action and since 1974, it has been celebrated every June 5, engaging governments, ...
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Fears mount in Kenya as suicide cases rise

Google: Esat Africa - Thu, 08/12/2021 - 07:45
George Kinoti, who heads the police directorate of criminal investigations, told the Guardian: “We have never recorded such a high number of suicides ...
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INSIGHTS | Conflict in Ethiopia bound to drive politics in Aurora

Google: Esat Africa - Thu, 08/12/2021 - 07:22
The description sounds all too familiar and at the same time foreboding. “A power struggle, an election and a push for political reform are among ...
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Tanzania&#39;s Parliamentary Budget Committee optimistic about horti industry

Google: Esat Africa - Thu, 08/12/2021 - 07:22
In a tour at Tanzania Horticulture Association (TAHA) sites and several high values crop farms on the slopes of Mount Meru, the Committee announced ...
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