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Will Kenya finally open its medal account today?

Google: Esat Africa - Sun, 08/01/2021 - 16:56
Kenya's performance at the Tokyo Olympics has not been encouraging so far. However not much was expected from the events that Kenyans have ...
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Uproar as Kenya Controversially Ships 145 Ancient Fossils to France

Google: Esat Africa - Sun, 08/01/2021 - 16:11
Experts are up in arms over Kenya's decision to ship 145 delicate fossils and ancient tools to a museum in France for exhibition. They argue that the ...
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Kenya has interesting but challenging work at the UN Security Council

Google: Esat Africa - Sun, 08/01/2021 - 16:00
Although Ethiopia and Kenya have had defence understandings directed mostly at irredentist Somalia, they recently developed some differences.
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Kenya hosts second national freestyle football championship

Google: Esat Africa - Sun, 08/01/2021 - 14:24
Edward “Gattuso” Murimi, 28, defeated Martin Kibera, his mentor, in a battle dubbed “the teacher versus the student” to win the men's category. “I feel ...
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Under Secretary Nuland's Travel to South Africa, Botswana, Tanzania, and Niger

Google: Esat Africa - Sun, 08/01/2021 - 13:54
In Botswana, the Under Secretary will meet with President Mokgweetsi Masisi to advance our partnership on democracy, the climate crisis, economic ...
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Kenya: Stray Lions Maul Obuya Academy in Npca League

Google: Esat Africa - Sun, 08/01/2021 - 13:45
Kenyan captain Hiren Varaiya and Krishna Katukula made the Academy side feel their presence by taking two wickets each. Varaiya bowled nine overs, ...
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Kenya eyes increased cassava production as staple crops hit by climate change

Google: Esat Africa - Sun, 08/01/2021 - 13:00
NAIROBI, Aug. 1 (Xinhua) -- As the effects of climate change such as scarce rains and drought unfold in Kenya, the east African nation is warming up ...
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Eritrea is the only country left unvaccinated in Africa

Google: Esat Africa - Sun, 08/01/2021 - 12:48
According to national media reports, after the vaccination campaign started in Tanzania on July 28, and Burundi announced that it would also vaccinate, ...
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Turkey's TIKA continues to provide assistance in Ethiopia

Google: Esat Africa - Sun, 08/01/2021 - 11:41
Students of the Mekanissa Abadir School, a kindergarten and junior secondary level institute, have learned valuable vocational skills in the workshop ...
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Kenya: Maasai Mara Suspends Tourists for Playing With Leopard Cub

Google: Esat Africa - Sun, 08/01/2021 - 11:30
The management of Maasai Mara National Reserve has suspended a tented camp and its client for flouting park regulations by allowing a close ...
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Kenya's Ferguson Rotich through to men's 800m final with fastest time

Google: Esat Africa - Sun, 08/01/2021 - 11:07
Double Olympic gold medalist Rudisha's persistent injuries denied him the chance to defend his title, opening the way for a new champion to emerge.
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Kenya's Ferguson Rotich through to 800m final with fastest time

Google: Esat Africa - Sun, 08/01/2021 - 11:07
Another Kenyan, Emmanuel Korir, who came to Japan boasting this year's second-fastest run, also went through. Australia's Peter Bol came from behind ...
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Athletics-Kenya's Rotich through to 800m final with fastest time

Google: Esat Africa - Sun, 08/01/2021 - 10:45
Double Olympic gold medallist Rudisha's persistent injuries denied him the chance to defend his title, opening the way for a new champion to emerge.
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Kenya's Ferguson Rotich through to 800m final with fastest time

Google: Esat Africa - Sun, 08/01/2021 - 10:45
AFP via Getty Images. Nijel Amos was initially out of Wednesday's final following his fall but the 27-year-old was later reinstated, expanding the field to ...
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Ethiopian parents living in agony as students stranded in Tigray

Google: Esat Africa - Sun, 08/01/2021 - 09:37
Addis Ababa, Ethiopia – For nearly nine months, thousands of Ethiopian parents have been living in agony over the fate of their children who remain ...
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467 new COVID-19 cases in Kenya as positivity declines to 9pc

Google: Esat Africa - Sun, 08/01/2021 - 09:37
Health Cabinet Secretary Mutahi Kagwe accompanied by other top government officials when he addressed a press conference on strict COVID-19 ...
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A warm welcome to Samantha Power to Ethiopia, and a word of advice

Google: Esat Africa - Sun, 08/01/2021 - 09:15
I hope Ms Power asks who, between PM Abiy's Government and TPLF, comes out better on her test of treating citizens with respect. by WOSSEN ...
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15 more succumb to Covid as Kenya records 9% positivity rate

Google: Esat Africa - Sun, 08/01/2021 - 09:14
The country's fatalities have risen to 3,946 after another 15 patients succumbed to the disease on diverse dates. •Kagwe said that there are 1,475 ...
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Tanzania's President to arrive in Rwanda for two day visit

Google: Esat Africa - Sun, 08/01/2021 - 08:18
The visit was confirmed by a memo from the Tanzania State House as well as Tanzanian Envoy to Rwanda Ernest Jumbe Mangu in a conversation with ...
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Uganda, Tanzania jointly enforcing border COVID-19 directives

Google: Esat Africa - Sun, 08/01/2021 - 07:56
Mutukula, Tanzania | THE INDEPENDENT | Uganda and Tanzania have resolved to jointly handle cross border operations to combat Coronavirus ...
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