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Ethiopia's troubled history provides clues to why an all-out civil war is possible

Google: Esat Africa - Mon, 11/09/2020 - 09:00
Ethiopia's government, under Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed, is carrying out a military offensive in Tigray, Ethiopia's most northern state. A six month state ...
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Safaricom pledges 100% 4G coverage in Kenya

Google: Esat Africa - Mon, 11/09/2020 - 08:37
Safaricom pledged to cover the whole of Kenya with its 4G network by the end of this year by ramping up investments despite a dip in its H1 financial ...
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Ethiopia says its jets are 'pounding' targets in Tigray

Google: Esat Africa - Mon, 11/09/2020 - 08:15
An Ethiopian military official says the air force is “pounding targets with precision” as the federal government continues its offensive against the defiant ...
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Cititrust's Asset Management arm secures approval to operate in Kenya as Funds Manager

Google: Esat Africa - Mon, 11/09/2020 - 08:15
Lagos-based CFS Asset Management Limited, a subsidiary of Cititrust Holdings Plc, has been granted operating license by the Kenyan Government ...
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Kenya must not deport fleeing opposition Tanzanian MP and his family

Google: Esat Africa - Mon, 11/09/2020 - 07:41
Following the arrest of Tanzanian opposition politician Godbless Lema in Kenya on 8 November as he fled Tanzania with his family, and faced with ...
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Hundreds killed in Ethiopia's Tigray conflict, military sources say

Google: Esat Africa - Mon, 11/09/2020 - 07:18
DANSHA, Ethiopia (Reuters) - Ethiopia's leader sought to reassure the world on Monday that his country was not heading for civil war despite an ...
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Kenya Airways gets approval to convert Dreamliner planes into cargo aircraft

Google: Esat Africa - Mon, 11/09/2020 - 06:56
Kenya's national carrier Kenya Airways received a boost in its bid to mitigate the effects of the coronavirus pandemic after its lessors allowed it to ...
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Ethiopia Clash Sparks Bond Slump Amid Emerging-Market Rally

Google: Esat Africa - Mon, 11/09/2020 - 06:47
Investors in Ethiopia's Eurobonds are losing out on the rally in emerging-market debt. The country's 2024 dollar securities dropped for a fourth day on ...
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