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Ethiopia grants refugees right to work and live out of camps

Google: Esat Africa - Fri, 01/18/2019 - 12:10
The law, which is in line with the United Nations Global Compact on Refugees, was adopted by world leaders in December 2018. Under this law ...
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Kenya police arrest nine after deadly hotel attack

Google: Esat Africa - Fri, 01/18/2019 - 11:37
Kenyan detectives have arrested nine suspects in connection with a Somali militant attack on a Nairobi hotel and office complex that killed 21 people, ...
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How investment in irrigation is paying off for Ethiopia's economy

Google: Esat Africa - Fri, 01/18/2019 - 10:30
After rapid economic growth averaging 10% every year between 2004 and 2014, Ethiopia has emerged as an engine of development in Africa.
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Kenya court orders five suspects held over Nairobi attack

Google: Esat Africa - Fri, 01/18/2019 - 10:14
Court grants prosecutor request to hold Canadian national and four Kenyans for 30 days as investigation continues. 16 hours ago. whatsapp.
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Kenya court orders six suspects, including Canadian, held for Nairobi hotel attack

Google: Esat Africa - Fri, 01/18/2019 - 10:02
NAIROBI, KENYA—A Canadian national and five other people suspected of helping extremist gunmen stage a deadly attack in the Kenyan capital this ...
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How Uganda protects Kenya from terrorists

Google: Esat Africa - Fri, 01/18/2019 - 09:33
New Vision TV brings you the inside story of how Ugandan counter-terrorism personnel have been helping Kenya keep Al Shabab at bay over the ...
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Ethiopia unveils 'most progressive' refugee policy in Africa

Google: Esat Africa - Fri, 01/18/2019 - 09:22
The United Nations on Friday lauded Ethiopia's move to grant its large refugee population the right to jobs, schooling and bank accounts. Ethiopia's ...
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UPDATE 1-Kenya police detain nine in connection with deadly hotel attack

Google: Esat Africa - Fri, 01/18/2019 - 09:22
... * Detention of five suspects extended by court. * One of five suspects is Canadian- documents. * Police pursue woman suspected of ferrying ...
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British soldier who rescued dozens in Kenya hotel siege removed from country

Google: Esat Africa - Fri, 01/18/2019 - 09:00
The SAS trooper whose identity was being kept secret has been exposed on social media by eyewitnesses who posted his image online. A security ...
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Kenya: Thousands of Muslims commemorate terror victims

Google: Esat Africa - Fri, 01/18/2019 - 08:26
Al-Shabaab militants blew up a vehicle outside hotel compound, stormed complex using guns, explosives in Tuesday's attack. home > todays ...
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Ethiopia Allows Almost 1 Million Refugees to Leave Camps, Go to Work

Google: Esat Africa - Thu, 01/17/2019 - 17:15
Ethiopia passed a law Thursday giving almost 1 million refugees the right to work and live outside of camps, in a move praised for providing them with ...
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Ethiopia allows almost 1 million refugees to leave camps and work

Google: Esat Africa - Thu, 01/17/2019 - 15:33
NAIROBI (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Ethiopia passed a law on Thursday giving almost 1 million refugees the right to work and live outside of ...
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'In Bad Taste, Disrespectful': Photo Of Terrorist Attack In Kenya Sparks Controversy

Google: Esat Africa - Thu, 01/17/2019 - 13:41
The photograph shows the aftermath of a terrorist attack at a luxury hotel in Nairobi, Kenya. Laptops and plates are still on the table, and four people ...
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Is Kenya containing the threat from al-Shabab?

Google: Esat Africa - Thu, 01/17/2019 - 12:22
Al-Shabab has long threatened Kenya's security with attacks targeting civilians and members of its military. Dozens were killed on Tuesday when five ...
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Why is Kenya an al-Shabab target?

Google: Esat Africa - Thu, 01/17/2019 - 10:43
At least 300 people have been killed in more than 20 attacks that the al-Shabab group has carried out in Kenya in the past five years. Based in the ...
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Another terrorist outrage in Nairobi

Google: Esat Africa - Thu, 01/17/2019 - 09:53
KENYA HAS a reputation, often deserved, for being among Africa's most successful states. Yet its vulnerability to terrorism has long been a weakness.
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Ethiopia deploys military against opposition faction

Google: Esat Africa - Thu, 01/17/2019 - 08:26
Ethiopia has deployed soldiers against an armed faction of a recently-legalised opposition group that is robbing banks and attacking residents in the ...
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Sniffer dogs and bomb experts comb through Kenya attack site

Google: Esat Africa - Thu, 01/17/2019 - 08:03
Nairobi — Kenyan security forces resumed their search with sniffer dogs and bomb experts on Thursday of the hotel complex attacked by Islamists, ...
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Pope: ' Kenya attack senseless act of violence'

Google: Esat Africa - Thu, 01/17/2019 - 07:41
By Linda Bordoni. Describing the attack on Nairobi's DusitD2 Hotel complex in which at least 21 people were killed as a “senseless act of violence” ...
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UPDATE: US dismisses 'false reports' on Kenya attack

Google: Esat Africa - Thu, 01/17/2019 - 07:30
14:55. The US ambassador in Kenya says the United States is working closely with Kenyan authorities following the extremist attack in Nairobi this ...
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