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76 Ethiopian refugees return home from Kenya as part of UN repatriation program

Google: Esat Africa - Thu, 02/20/2020 - 02:37
A group of 76 Ethiopian refugees from Kenya's Kakuma camp are back home. The refugees are among the first to return to Ethiopia as part of the ...
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Like many African countries, Ethiopia still needs to provide for the basic needs of its population

Google: Esat Africa - Thu, 02/20/2020 - 02:26
There is no doubt that the government of Ethiopia has promoted a robust and thriving economy. But more needs to be done to ensure sustainable ...
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Oliech, Ouma return to Kenya Sevens

Google: Esat Africa - Thu, 02/20/2020 - 02:26
Nakuru's Oscar Ouma and Samuel Oliech of Impala Saracens are back in the Kenya Sevens team as head coach Paul Feeney made five changes ...
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State issues escort order to northern Kenya bus firms

Google: Esat Africa - Thu, 02/20/2020 - 02:01
The government has ordered that all buses plying routes in North-Eastern Kenya must have a police escort before embarking on their journeys, failing ...
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Kenya to issue 150 bln shillings roads bond by June -report

Google: Esat Africa - Thu, 02/20/2020 - 01:18
NAIROBI, Feb 20 (Reuters) - Kenya will issue a 150 billion shillings ($1.48 billion) roads bond by June, the Business Daily newspaper reported on ...
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Turkey, Kenya set to ink new cooperation agreements in March

Google: Esat Africa - Thu, 02/20/2020 - 00:33
NAIROBI, Kenya. Turkey and Kenya are set to sign new cooperation agreements aimed to avoid double taxation and improve cooperation in the field ...
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Kenya: No Letup in Killings by Nairobi Police

Google: Esat Africa - Wed, 02/19/2020 - 23:03
(Nairobi) – Since December 25, 2019, police in Kenya have shot dead at least eight people in Nairobi's Mathare, Kasarani, and Majengo settlements, ...
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Buju Banton Drew Massive Crowd In Kenya For First Post Prison Show In Africa

Google: Esat Africa - Wed, 02/19/2020 - 21:00
The Gargamel, Buju Banton, touched down in Kenya on Thursday evening, two days before his mega-concert at the Kenyatta International Convention ...
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Laying ground rules for land justice in Kenya

Google: Esat Africa - Wed, 02/19/2020 - 19:52
On December 12 1963, in the wake of a bloody liberation war, Kenya cast off the shackles of colonialism and won its independence from Britain.
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How Kenya and Zambia Tell the History of Electoral Violence

Google: Esat Africa - Wed, 02/19/2020 - 19:30
In both countries, the incumbents at the time of transition warned that a turn to multiparty election would usher in chaos, violence and inter-ethnic strife.
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Kenya Power in court to save Sh4.3bn contract

Google: Esat Africa - Wed, 02/19/2020 - 16:18
Kenya Power has gone to court to challenge the cancellation of a Sh4.3 billion tender, setting stage for another round of tussle over plans to connect ...
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Bay Area Doctor's Foundation Provides Free Health Care To Rural Western Kenya

Google: Esat Africa - Wed, 02/19/2020 - 14:48
by Allen Martin and Jennifer Mistrot. (KPIX 5) — It was an invitation that would change so many lives. Dr. Gail Wagner's college-aged daughter had ...
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Worst locust invasion in 70 years destroying farmland in Kenya

Google: Esat Africa - Wed, 02/19/2020 - 14:37
'There is nothing left,' said one farmer in Kenya after a locust invasion destroyed her crops. 0:50. CBC's Journalistic Standards and Practices|About ...
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Kenya 2nd home for missionary couple

Google: Esat Africa - Wed, 02/19/2020 - 13:18
For 22 years, Nancy and Bob Brydges of Birchwood have been returning to their beloved Kenya to minister to abandoned and orphaned children.
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What pharmacy students in Ethiopia can do with supply chain education

Google: Esat Africa - Wed, 02/19/2020 - 13:18
What might pharmacy students at Addis Ababa University learn from an MIT supply chain course? The answer is quite a lot. Research Scientist Alex ...
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Kenya to combat drug trafficking through review of private jetties

Google: Esat Africa - Wed, 02/19/2020 - 12:22
MOMBASA, Kenya, Feb. 19 (Xinhua) -- Kenya plans to combat international drug trafficking and smuggling of contraband goods through the review, ...
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Kenya women footballers to compete in Turkish Cup

Google: Esat Africa - Wed, 02/19/2020 - 12:22
NAIROBI, Feb. 19 (Xinhua) -- The Kenya women footballers, Harambee Starlets, will be the only African team among the 10 squads to compete in the ...
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Swiss missionary dead in Kenya

Google: Esat Africa - Wed, 02/19/2020 - 12:11
The Federal Department of Foreign Affairs (FDFA) has confirmed the death of a Swiss citizen in Kenya. According to reports in the Kenyan media, the ...
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Saudi Crown Prince Receives President of Eritrea

Google: Esat Africa - Wed, 02/19/2020 - 12:00
Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Defense, held talks in Riyadh on Wednesday with Eritrean ...
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Institute for Disability Study Leaders to Promote Self-Advocacy in Kenya

Google: Esat Africa - Wed, 02/19/2020 - 11:48
Wed, 02/19/2020 - 11:02am | By: Van Arnold. The University of Southern Mississippi's Institute for Disability Studies (IDS) has been awarded a ...
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