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Kenya's Fight Against Covid-19 Hampered by Allegations of Graft

Google: Esat Africa - Mon, 09/21/2020 - 12:03
Organizations such as the World Bank, the IMF, and the Jack Ma Foundation have contributed aid worth more than $2 billion to aid Kenya's fight ...
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UNHCR Ethiopia Fact Sheet, August 2020

Google: Esat Africa - Mon, 09/21/2020 - 11:52
Ethiopia is one of the largest refugeehosting countries in Africa, sheltering 779,261 registered refugees and asylum seekers as of 31 August 2020.
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In Kenya, too many farmers produce too much food in pandemic

Google: Esat Africa - Mon, 09/21/2020 - 11:40
In a change from the droughts and floods that often plague his tomato plantation in central Kenya, David Kariuki's latest harvest has been more ...
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Kenya recalls teachers ahead of planned school reopening

Google: Esat Africa - Mon, 09/21/2020 - 11:30
NAIROBI, Sept. 21 (Xinhua) -- Kenyan authorities on Monday directed all teachers to report back to schools on Sept. 28 as the east African nation ...
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Kenya to promote northern tourism circuit to diversify sector revenues

Google: Esat Africa - Mon, 09/21/2020 - 11:18
NAIROBI, Sept. 21 (Xinhua) -- Kenya plans to promote the northern tourism circuit through appropriate packaging in order to diversify sector revenues, ...
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New research highlights impact of COVID-19 on food security in Kenya and Uganda

Google: Esat Africa - Mon, 09/21/2020 - 10:56
CABI scientists have conducted new research highlighting the impact of COVID-19 pandemic on food security in Kenya and Uganda with more than ...
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Kenya risk ban if they skip Afcon qualifiers

Google: Esat Africa - Mon, 09/21/2020 - 10:56
•The Kenya Footballers Welfare Association (KEFWA) expressed fears of Kenya getting banned and asked the government to reconsider the decision.
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Kenya's Safaricom eyes new technology, expansion into Ethiopia

Google: Esat Africa - Mon, 09/21/2020 - 10:33
Kenyan telecoms giant Safaricom is seeking to transform itself into a technology company, offering new financial solutions to anyone from small ...
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In-depth Analysis: Is Ethiopia ready for school reopening amid covid-19 surge?

Google: Esat Africa - Mon, 09/21/2020 - 10:33
In the aftermath of the COVID-19 first report in Ethiopia back in March 2020, the Ethiopian government shut down schools and universities as part of its ...
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Ethiopia to reopen the borders to neighboring countries

Google: Esat Africa - Mon, 09/21/2020 - 10:22
Ethiopia is opening only Six borders by the end of this month. borkena. September 21, 2020. The Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia's ...
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Mobile money player flags Ethiopia barriers

Google: Esat Africa - Mon, 09/21/2020 - 10:11
The chief of Ethiopian mobile money provider M-Birr tipped the sector for huge growth following a change in regulation, but warned prospective new ...
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Ethiopia charges opposition leader Jawar Mohammed and 23 others with terrorism

Google: Esat Africa - Mon, 09/21/2020 - 10:00
Ethiopia's attorney general filed charges on Saturday against 24 activists for alleged terrorism and incitement to violence. Jawar Mohammed and ...
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Kenya More Happy 25 Pounds Heavier In Skintight Minidress

Google: Esat Africa - Mon, 09/21/2020 - 09:48
Kenya Moore is celebrating quarantine weight gain. The "Real Housewives of Atlanta" star, 49, updated her Instagram ahead of the weekend with a ...
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Kenya Airways resumes flights to Tanzania

Google: Esat Africa - Mon, 09/21/2020 - 09:26
NAIROBI, Sept. 21 (Xinhua) -- Kenya Airways on Monday resumed flights to Tanzania after Dar es Salaam lifted suspension of all Kenyan airline ...
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The lockdown-free 'Sweden of Africa' that's welcoming British tourists

Google: Esat Africa - Mon, 09/21/2020 - 09:26
Tanzania never issued a lockdown, reports a (dubiously) low case count, and you can enter restriction-free. In a world where governments have ...
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Kenya Chief Justice Advises President to Dissolve Parliament

Google: Esat Africa - Mon, 09/21/2020 - 08:55
Kenya's top judge advised President Uhuru Kenyatta to dissolve parliament for failing to enact legislation on gender quotas. Chief Justice David ...
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Kenya steps up Continental Tour preparations with event launch

Google: Esat Africa - Mon, 09/21/2020 - 08:52
NAIROBI, Sept. 21 (Xinhua) -- Excitement is building up ahead of the inaugural Nairobi World Athletics Continental Tour Gold series after the Kenyan ...
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Kenya urged to focus on green infrastructure to reduce carbon emissions

Google: Esat Africa - Mon, 09/21/2020 - 08:52
NAIROBI, Sept. 21 (Xinhua) -- Kenya's green building lobby on Monday urged the country to focus on green infrastructure in order to reduce carbon ...
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StanChart Chartered named Kenya's best consumer digital bank

Google: Esat Africa - Mon, 09/21/2020 - 08:41
The bank also emerged best integrated consumer bank site, best online product offerings, best information security and fraud management and most ...
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Tanzania: Roadkill Rates Alarming As 380 Lions Perish

Google: Esat Africa - Mon, 09/21/2020 - 07:19
THE public has been urged to join up forces to curb road carnage in lions, as alarming figures of wildlife road deaths emerge. In just 58 kilometres of ...
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