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Kenya prepares to postpone repeat presidential vote

Google: Esat Africa - Mon, 09/18/2017 - 14:41
Kenya's electoral commission is set to postpone the repeat presidential election after the company providing the electronic voter list and results ...
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Kenya: Chances of an October 17 Poll Slim, Says Firm

Google: Esat Africa - Mon, 09/18/2017 - 14:30
The possibility of the presidential election being held on October 17 was thrown into doubt Monday when a company in charge of the results ...
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Kenya election: System 'cannot be ready' for October poll

Google: Esat Africa - Mon, 09/18/2017 - 14:18
The company providing the voting system for the re-run of Kenya's presidential election says the equipment will not be ready in time, putting the ...
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A Real Housewives of Atlanta Pal Spills the Tea on Kenya Moore's Marriage: "I Know It's Genuine"

Google: Esat Africa - Mon, 09/18/2017 - 12:26
Shereé Whitfield's onetime hairstylist Miss Lawrence gave us the scoop on what Kenya's man is really like during the Watch What Happens Live with ...
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Kenya's Jubilee Party accused of hatching life presidency plan

Google: Esat Africa - Mon, 09/18/2017 - 10:33
Kenya's opposition leader Raila Odinga has accused the ruling party of planning to remove presidential term limit as well as the security of tenure ...
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Wildlife Experts Spotted a Rare All-White Giraffe and Her Cub in the Wild

Google: Esat Africa - Mon, 09/18/2017 - 09:48
Conservationists in Kenya have recorded a rare phenomenon in the animal kingdom: A pair of all-white giraffes. The animals were spotted by the ...
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Somalia parliament opens probe into handover of citizen to Ethiopia

Google: Esat Africa - Mon, 09/18/2017 - 09:48
Somalia's parliament, the House of the People, has instituted a body to investigate the government's decision to handover a Somali national to ...
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Central Bank of Kenya interest rate decision

Google: Esat Africa - Mon, 09/18/2017 - 09:16
NAIROBI, Sept 18 (Reuters) - Kenya's central bank held its benchmark lending rate at 10.0 percent on Monday, the bank's monetary policy committee ...
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Petra threatens to cut Tanzania investment after diamonds seizure

Google: Esat Africa - Mon, 09/18/2017 - 09:05
Petra Diamonds has said it will cut investment in Tanzania if it is prevented from shipping stones to its overseas marketing office, as tensions between ...
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Goldplat sees growth opportunities at Ghana recovery business, Kenya mine

Google: Esat Africa - Mon, 09/18/2017 - 08:57
JOHANNESBURG (miningweekly.com) – Aim-listed Goldplat expects growth in its recovery business to come from its Gold Recovery Ghana (GRG) ...
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Kenya: Election re-run in doubt amid technology issues and high court hearings

Google: Esat Africa - Mon, 09/18/2017 - 08:52
Kenya's electoral commission is struggling to upgrade voter technology in time, while minority candidate Ekuru Aukos says he also wants to be ...
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Kenya seeking to enhance partnerships on health, says CS Amina

Google: Esat Africa - Mon, 09/18/2017 - 08:41
Cabinet Secretary Amb. Amina Mohamed has said Kenya is seeking to enhance partnerships and innovations that will accelerate the achievement of ...
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Petra Diamonds may breach debt covenants on troubles in Tanzania

Google: Esat Africa - Mon, 09/18/2017 - 08:20
Truck transporting ore at the Williamson open pit mine in Tanzania. (Image courtesy of Petra Diamonds.) Shares in Petra Diamonds (LON:PDL) ...
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Tanzania: Brazil Cancels US$203 Million Tanzania Debt

Google: Esat Africa - Mon, 09/18/2017 - 06:26
BRAZIL has officially cancelled 203 million US dollars debt owed by Tanzania accrued from a loan secured from the South American economic power ...
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Opposition in Kenya accused of fearing new elections

Google: Esat Africa - Mon, 09/18/2017 - 06:26
Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta's Jubilee Party has accused opposition leader Raila Odinga and his Nasa party of fearing fresh presidential ...
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Remembering the day the Eritrean press died

Google: Esat Africa - Mon, 09/18/2017 - 06:26
Eritrea's transformation into a police state started with a ban on independent media 16 years ago today. 18 Sep 2017 11:16 GMT |. Listen to this page ...
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Tanzania: Not a place to invest in Africa

Google: Esat Africa - Mon, 09/18/2017 - 06:03
eTN earlier published an article on investing in Africa was based on a report by Rand Merchant Bank's seventh edition of Where to Invest in Africa.
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Realizing Kenya's Vision to Achieve Universal Health Coverage

Google: Esat Africa - Mon, 09/18/2017 - 05:41
At the UN General Assembly in New York, a meeting of the Kenya SDG Partnership Platform that I attended on 17 September 2017 provided an ...
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UPDATE 1-Kenya's Nakumatt Supermarkets to merge with local rival Tuskys

Google: Esat Africa - Mon, 09/18/2017 - 05:30
NAIROBI, Sept 18 (Reuters) - Kenya's Nakumatt Supermarkets will merge with local retailer Tuskys to help alleviate a severe cash flow problem that ...
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Week of clashes in eastern Ethiopia kill 50, displace 50000

Google: Esat Africa - Mon, 09/18/2017 - 03:37
The area along the border of Ethiopia's Oromiya and Somali regions has been plagued by sporadic clashes for decades. Picture: ethiopiaflag.facts.co.
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