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Ethiopia slowed global warming, we can too

Google: Esat Africa - Tue, 02/23/2021 - 12:56
Ethiopia planted 350 million trees in 12 hours, reported cnn.com. If you would like to help plant trees here, you can join the Morton Arboretum-Chicago ...
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Ethiopia seeks investment from Indian investors in priority sectors

Google: Esat Africa - Tue, 02/23/2021 - 12:00
MCCI president Aakash Shah said Ethiopia is poised to emerge as a middle income country and a major manufacturing hub in Africa by 2025. The two ...
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Building Bridges Initiative bill passes Kenya's County Assemblies

Google: Esat Africa - Tue, 02/23/2021 - 11:37
Popularly known in Kenya as the Building Bridges Initiative (BBI), the bill will reintroduce the position of the Prime Minister, two deputies and increase ...
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Bioline Agrosciences (InVivo) Acquires Dudutech (Kenya) and Reaffirms its Global Ambitions in ...

Google: Esat Africa - Tue, 02/23/2021 - 10:41
PARIS, FRANCE / ACCESSWIRE / February 23, 2021 /Bioline Agrosciences (InVivo Group) announces the acquisition of the Kenyan Biocontrol ...
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IMF Backs Ethiopia's Plan to Rework Debt Under G-20 Framework

Google: Esat Africa - Tue, 02/23/2021 - 10:41
Ethiopia announced plans last month to rework its liabilities under the G-20 program that seeks to include private creditors into an agreement on debt ...
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Kenya Barris & Curtis “50 Cent” Jackson Team For 'The 50th Law' Series Adaptation At Netflix With ...

Google: Esat Africa - Tue, 02/23/2021 - 10:02
EXCLUSIVE: In a pairing of two of the most prolific TV producers of the past decade, Kenya Barris, the creator/executive producer behind the Black-ish ...
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Kenya's tea earnings surge to 1.09 bln USD in 2020

Google: Esat Africa - Tue, 02/23/2021 - 09:56
Kenya earned 120 billion shillings (1.09 billion dollars) from tea exports in 2020, up from 1.06 billion dollars in 2019, a new report from the Tea ...
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Rajiv recounts disappointing but productive outing in Kenya

Google: Esat Africa - Tue, 02/23/2021 - 09:45
Uganda's Rajiv Ruparelia encountered more of a disappointment than vibrancy in his attempt at the Kenya season-opening event, Nakuru rally last ...
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Tanzania's COVID Denialism Harms its Economic Future

Google: Esat Africa - Tue, 02/23/2021 - 09:40
With respect to vaccines, Tanzania “may well have put itself at the back of a very long waiting list,” worries Aidan Eyakuze, head of Tanzanian civil ...
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A journey from violence to dialogue in northern Kenya

Google: Esat Africa - Tue, 02/23/2021 - 09:33
The recurring dispute between the Garre and Murulle communities in Kenya's Mandera County has disrupted social cohesion and community life for ...
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Ethiopia: The Pre-crisis situation in Tigray - Secondary Data Review, 22 February 2021

Google: Esat Africa - Tue, 02/23/2021 - 09:33
Population: Tigray has an estimated population of nearly 5.7 million people (5.5% of the total population of Ethiopia), predominantly rural, although ...
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Kenya's tea earnings surge to 1.09 bln USD in 2020

Google: Esat Africa - Tue, 02/23/2021 - 09:22
NAIROBI, Feb. 23 (Xinhua) -- Kenya earned 120 billion shillings (1.09 billion dollars) from tea exports in 2020, up from 1.06 billion dollars in 2019, ...
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3 rare giraffes electrocuted to death by low-hanging power lines in Kenya: officials

Google: Esat Africa - Tue, 02/23/2021 - 09:10
The Kenya Power and Lighting Company, which operates most of the electricity systems in the country, confirmed the deaths Sunday and vowed to audit ...
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Three threatened giraffes electrocuted in Kenya

Google: Esat Africa - Tue, 02/23/2021 - 09:07
Three threatened giraffes in Kenya were electrocuted to death over the weekend after walking into low-lying electric power transmission lines at a ...
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3 Rare Rothschild's Giraffe Die Of Electrocution in Kenya

Google: Esat Africa - Tue, 02/23/2021 - 09:00
Bernard Ngugi, managing director and CEO of the Kenya Power and Lighting Company, said in a statement Monday that company officials "regret this ...
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Kenya has been trying to regulate the charcoal sector: why it's not working

Google: Esat Africa - Tue, 02/23/2021 - 08:48
Most kilns used in Kenya – and Africa in general – are very inefficient. Almost 10 tonnes of wood are used to produce a tonne of charcoal, which is a 10 ...
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'Kenya may be shooting itself in the foot' with digital services tax, Fedha CEO says

Google: Esat Africa - Tue, 02/23/2021 - 08:48
Looking for cash. The Kenya Revenue Authority in June set up a special unit to track revenue on every digital transaction. Panit says he understands ...
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Kenya's Communities Turn Locust Swarms Into Profitable Animal Feed

Google: Esat Africa - Tue, 02/23/2021 - 08:34
A laboratory manager tests the nutritional value of desert locusts at the laboratory Spectralab in Nairobi, Kenya. Photo: Reuters/Baz Ratner. Laikipia ...
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Three giraffes fatally electrocuted by low power lines in Kenya

Google: Esat Africa - Tue, 02/23/2021 - 08:26
Photos of the giraffes posted online sparked outrage from conservationists and Kenyan citizens, who demanded that Kenya's power company alter the ...
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Kenya's worst locust plague in 70 years is being turned into an opportunity by farmers

Google: Esat Africa - Tue, 02/23/2021 - 08:15
Swarms of locusts flocked to Kenya in late 2019, after a bout of unusual weather patterns was exacerbated by climate change. The infestation soon ...
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