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Amhara opposition candidate slain in Benishangul Gumuz region of Ethiopia

Google: Esat Africa - Sat, 04/10/2021 - 00:28
National Movement of Amhara said the killing of its Wombera district candidate politically motivated, and linked it to the government securities in ...
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Djibouti says longtime president on way to winning 5th term

Google: Esat Africa - Sat, 04/10/2021 - 00:26
MOGADISHU, Somalia (AP) — Djibouti's government says longtime President Ismail Omar Guelleh has overwhelmingly won a fifth term, citing ...
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Ethiopia records 1851 new COVID-19 cases

Google: Esat Africa - Fri, 04/09/2021 - 20:30
ADDIS ABABA, April 10 (Xinhua) -- Ethiopia registered 1,851 new COVID-19 cases in the past 24 hours, taking the nationwide tally to 225,516 as of ...
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What to Wear on Safari in Tanzania

Google: Esat Africa - Fri, 04/09/2021 - 19:59
Loose clothes that are stretchable will feel cooler in the daytime. Hiking pants are the perfect pants to wear on a safari trip. You can purchase them ...
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Guelleh re-elected president of Djibouti with 98.58% of vote: official count

Google: Esat Africa - Fri, 04/09/2021 - 19:27
“President Ismail Omar Guelleh obtained 167,535 votes, which is 98.58 percent,” he told public broadcaster RTD, adding that confirmed results would be ...
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Historic Mosque In Kenya Demands Apology From Jay-Z Over “Offensive” T-Shirt

Google: Esat Africa - Fri, 04/09/2021 - 17:18
Jay-Z unwittingly ended up in a beef with a famous mosque in Kenya and the designer who made a T-shirt the rap mogul was wearing. (AllHipHop ...
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Ahly beat Simba to avenge Tanzania defeat

Google: Esat Africa - Fri, 04/09/2021 - 16:22
A first half goal from Mohamed Sherif handed Ahly a 1-0 victory over Tanzanian giants Simba at El Salam Stadium in Cairo on Friday as both sides ...
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NopeaRide Is Launching SolarHub EV Charging Stations In Kenya

Google: Esat Africa - Fri, 04/09/2021 - 16:21
EEP Africa financing will allow EkoRent to determine the precise technology and strategy for a larger scale rollout across East Africa. The first hub will be ...
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A Letter to the 5th President of Kenya after August 9, 2022

Google: Esat Africa - Fri, 04/09/2021 - 16:00
On matters fiscal discipline, the undeniable fact is that the present regime has defied any basic economic logic and rationality. As a result, you will be ...
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Kenya's painful surgery picks up where IMF left off

Google: Esat Africa - Fri, 04/09/2021 - 16:00
And like a good doctor, the global lender studies the patient's history, starting the treatment where it had stopped. Thus, when Kenya sent out a distress ...
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Tanzania's new president begins making positive changes

Google: Esat Africa - Fri, 04/09/2021 - 14:30
In a hopeful sign that Tanzania is changing course, the country's new president, Samia Hassan Suluhu, has lifted a ban on media houses closed by ...
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Egypt-Sudan hold military exercise amid crisis with Ethiopia

Google: Esat Africa - Fri, 04/09/2021 - 14:07
Egypt and Sudan hold military drills amid a deadlock in talks with Ethiopia to reach a binding agreement on filling and operation of Ethiopian dam project ...
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Fate of Thousands of Refugees in <b>Kenya</b> Remains Uncertain | Voice of America - English

Google: Esat Africa - Fri, 04/09/2021 - 13:56
The Kenyan government announced its intention to close the Dadaab and Kakuma refugee camps on March 24. It gave the U.N. refugee agency two ...
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In Ethiopia&#39;s war, a retreat worthy of African ideals

Google: Esat Africa - Fri, 04/09/2021 - 13:45
Nowhere are the impediments to democratic reform in Africa more evident or consequential today than in Ethiopia. The country's young prime minster, ...
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Azam FC go above Simba SC with Mtibwa Sugar win, JKT Tanzania condemn Mwadui FC

Google: Esat Africa - Fri, 04/09/2021 - 13:33
The actions are part of the first matches that have been played after a 14-day break to honour the late President Pombe Magufuli. Azam FC picked up ...
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ETHIOPIA UPDATE: US Announces More Than $152 Million in Additional Assistance

Google: Esat Africa - Fri, 04/09/2021 - 11:52
In response to growing needs in Ethiopia's Tigray region, the United States, through the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID), is providing ...
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Kenya plans to boost forex inflows by lowering cost of diaspora remittances

Google: Esat Africa - Fri, 04/09/2021 - 11:30
Patrick Njoroge, governor of Central Bank of Kenya (CBK), told a virtual meeting in Nairobi that local banks and telecom companies have been ...
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Ethiopia Seeks Market-Friendly Solution to Debt Restructuring

Google: Esat Africa - Fri, 04/09/2021 - 11:30
Ethiopia's government wants to find a “market friendly” solution for a planned debt restructuring to ensure it has access to the markets for more capital ...
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Elephants relocated in Kenya to prevent conflict with humans

Google: Esat Africa - Fri, 04/09/2021 - 11:18
Led by Maurice Schutgens, Space for Giants' Conservation Programme Manager, and with KWS support, 49 elephants were herded beyond the fence ...
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Kenya Sevens finish fifth at Dubai 7s

Google: Esat Africa - Fri, 04/09/2021 - 11:07
Johnstone Olindi scored a hat-trick as Kenya Sevens thrashed rivals Uganda 36-5 on Friday evening to finish fifth in the final leg of the Emirates Dubai ...
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