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Boeing 737 Max that crashed in Ethiopia was set to dive, a piece of wreckage hints

Google: Esat Africa - Fri, 03/15/2019 - 09:48
A screw-like device found in the wreckage of the Boeing Co. 737 Max 8 that crashed Sunday in Ethiopia has provided investigators with an early clue ...
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No, this photo wasn't taken at a protest against Kenya's William Ruto this week

Google: Esat Africa - Fri, 03/15/2019 - 09:37
An image purporting to show a protester demonstrating in the Nairobi slum of Kibera this week against Kenya's Deputy President William Ruto has ...
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Kenya moves towards implementing chemicals management regulation

Google: Esat Africa - Fri, 03/15/2019 - 09:15
Kenya has taken large strides towards implementing a regulation on chemicals and materials management that could be in force within a year.
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Jet-Crash Tragedy Rocks Kenya From the Slums to Its Skyscrapers

Google: Esat Africa - Fri, 03/15/2019 - 08:30
Once a year, Abdullahi Ibrahim Mohammed would scrape together enough cash to fly from Saudi Arabia back home to Kenya to visit the wife, parents ...
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France, Kenya back calls for action on climate [Morning Call]

Google: Esat Africa - Fri, 03/15/2019 - 07:33
The leaders of France and Kenya have given their support to calls by scientists for urgent action to be taken to address some of the serious ...
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UK to invest in solar plants in Kenya

Google: Esat Africa - Fri, 03/15/2019 - 07:22
The UK Government has announced it will invest in two new solar plants in Kenya as part of the Department for International Development's ...
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Ethiopia aircraft pilot called “in a panicky voice” before crash, says NYT report

Google: Esat Africa - Fri, 03/15/2019 - 06:58
The report cited “a person who reviewed air traffic communications” from Sunday's flight saying controllers noticed the plane was moving up and down ...
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Ethiopia, Kenya push back as Diamond League drops 5000m

Google: Esat Africa - Fri, 03/15/2019 - 06:48
The IAAF's decision to drop the 5,000 meters from its Diamond League track and field series has been met with strong resistance from Ethiopia and ...
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Pilot quickly called in Ethiopia plane emergency, NYT reports

Google: Esat Africa - Fri, 03/15/2019 - 06:37
The pilot of the Ethiopian Airlines plane that crashed requested permission “in a panicky voice” to return to the airport shortly after takeoff, The New ...
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Clue found in Ethiopia Boeing wreckage: sources

Google: Esat Africa - Fri, 03/15/2019 - 06:37
Sources say investigators have found a clue to the crash of the Ethiopian Airlines Boeing, and the tail part is set in a way similar to that found in the ...
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Rivlin to Ethiopia: Allow us to continue searching crash site

Google: Esat Africa - Fri, 03/15/2019 - 06:15
Israeli President Reuven Rivlin on Friday spoke with President of Ethiopia Sahle-Work Zewde regarding the Ethiopian Airlines crash earlier this week.
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UK museum to return imperial hair to Ethiopia

Google: Esat Africa - Fri, 03/15/2019 - 06:15
AFP-JijiLONDON (AFP-Jiji) — A London museum said Monday it will return to Ethiopia locks of hair allegedly taken by British troops from an emperor ...
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African Risk Capacity and Government of the Republic of Djibouti partner to strengthen ...

Google: Esat Africa - Fri, 03/15/2019 - 06:03
Djibouti, 15 March 2019 – The African Risk Capacity (ARC) Agency and the Government of Djibouti have signed a Memorandum of Understanding ...
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UPDATE 1-Kenya bank shares up after court ruling on interest rate caps

Google: Esat Africa - Fri, 03/15/2019 - 05:30
(Adds details, background). By George Obulutsa. NAIROBI, March 15 (Reuters) - Kenyan banks' share prices rose on the Nairobi Securities Exchange ...
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Kenya 2019: Gift & Incentive Cards Market Intelligence and Future Growth Dynamics to 2023 ...

Google: Esat Africa - Fri, 03/15/2019 - 05:18
DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Mar 15, 2019--The “Kenya Gift Cards and Incentive Cards Market Intelligence and Future Growth Dynamics - Market ...
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Displacement and Ethnic Conflict in New Ethiopia

Google: Esat Africa - Fri, 03/15/2019 - 04:56
Fundamental political reforms are underway in Ethiopia, but as the new Prime Minister, Abiy Ahmed and his government work to bring about change in ...
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The Latest: Trump, Ethiopia's PM speak about plane crash

Google: Esat Africa - Fri, 03/15/2019 - 03:12
The Latest on Ethiopian Airlines crash (all times local):. 7:40 p.m.. Ethiopia's prime minister says President Donald Trump in a phone call has hailed ...
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'They said nothing': Relatives of Ethiopia crash victims demand news from airline

Google: Esat Africa - Fri, 03/15/2019 - 02:52
Relatives of passengers and crew lost on Ethiopian Airlines Flight 302 are growing frustrated and angry with the airline, accusing it of a chaotic lack of ...
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CORRECTED-UPDATE 1-Ethiopia plane crash investigation team arrives in Paris

Google: Esat Africa - Fri, 03/15/2019 - 02:40
(Corrects para 4 to make clear description of black box is of flight data recorder only). By George Obulutsa. NAIROBI, March 15 (Reuters) - An ...
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Ethiopia plane crash investigation team arrives in Paris

Google: Esat Africa - Fri, 03/15/2019 - 02:37
NAIROBI (Reuters) - An Ethiopian team investigating the crash of flight ET302, which killed 157 people, has arrived in Paris, where the aircraft's black ...
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