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Kenya: Pandemic Health Workers Lack Protection

Nairobi — The Kenyan government has failed to fulfill its pledge to support health workers fighting Covid-19, exposing...

Tanzania assures French companies of conducive investment environment

Speaking in Dar es Salaam after a forum that brought together sectorial ministers, business communities and investors from...

Uganda: Janet Launches Anti-Corruption Campaign, Wants Children Involved in Fight

The First Lady, Janet Museveni has called for the involvement of children and youth in the campaign against...

Uganda: NSSF Has Money for Mid-Term Access, Says Finance

Ministry of Finance officials have said money for early access to the National Social Security Fund (NSSF) is...

Uganda: Oulanyah Anticipates Tougher Bail Debate

The Speaker of Parliament, Mr Jacob Oulanyah, has attributed the call by President Museveni, to among others, deny...

Uganda: Naro Asks Farmers to Embrace New Technologies

The National Agriculture Research Organisation (Naro) has asked extension workers to increase farmers' uptake of new technologies to...

Uganda: Media Icons Laud Hope Kivengere

President Museveni's longest-serving spokesperson, Hope Kivengere, died yesterday at Nakasero Hospital in Kampala after a short illness, State...

Kenya: Mt Rwenzori, Kilimanjaro, Kenya Glaciers to Disappear By 2040

East African glaciers will disappear in the next two decades because of climate change, a new United Nations...

Uganda: Girl Waits for Museveni Scholarship Promise Made in 2015

A 15-year-old girl is still waiting for President Museveni to grant her a study scholarship, which he reportedly...

Uganda: Kenyan Traders Protest Over Uganda’s Seizure of Their Fish

By Philip Wafula Kenyan fish exporters at the weekend blocked the border point at Busia in protest after...

Florival Mucave from the Mozambique Oil and Gas Chamber will Attend African Energy Week to Promote Mozambique’s Burgeoning Energy Sector

Florival Mucave, Executive Chairman of the Mozambique Oil and Gas Chamber (MOGC), has confirmed both his attendance and...

OPEC to Showcase World Oil Outlook 2021 at African Energy Week in Cape Town – Africanews English

OPEC to Showcase World Oil Outlook 2021 at African Energy Week in Cape Town Africanews English Source link...

Kenya: No Listing of Businesses on CRBS for a Year, Orders Kenyatta

Millions of Kenyan businesses have been handed a relief after the government announced suspension of their listing with...

Kenya: ‘Not an Inch Less, Not an Inch More’ – Kenyatta to Somalia

President Uhuru Kenyatta yesterday sent a veiled but firm warning that Kenya would not cede an inch of...

Kenya: Maragua Town’s Looming Disaster as Rains Beckon

Maragua residents now want the central and county governments to urgently set aside funds to unclog sewerage systems...

Kenya: Concern as Coast Residents Keep Off Voters’ Registration Exercise

Coast politicians have raised concerns over persistent apathy in the ongoing mass voter registration even as the Independent...

They Fought Apartheid in South Africa. Now They Want Veterans’ Benefits.

PRETORIA, South Africa — Lesley Kgogo was 17 years old when he traded a school uniform for military...

Tanzania LNG: Critical negotiations on host government agreement to start within days

Critical talks are set to start early next month on the $30 billion Tanzania liquefied natural gas project....

Why separatists in Cameroon and Nigeria have united – BBC News

Why separatists in Cameroon and Nigeria have united BBC News Source link : https://www.bbc.com/news/world-africa-58726231 Author : Publish date...

Egypt, Sudan hold joint military drills

Egyptian soldiers arrive at the airport in the Sudanese capital Khartoum for joint military excercises on March 31,...

Shragge: Berards faced danger while modernizing Ethiopian water system

Breadcrumb Trail Links Seniors Regina couple found themselves fleeing Ethiopia in 1991 during that country's civil war before...

Meet Uganda’s ‘rudest woman’ – Taipei Times

Provocative activist and feminist uses sex to ‘shake people out of their apathy’ Her sexually explicit protests have...

Sudan cities brace for Marches of the Millions today

Sudanese across the country are preparing to take to the streets today in the Marches of Millions, as...

Sudan Protests: US Envoy Jeffrey Feltman to Visit to Try to Resolve Crisis – Bloomberg

Sudan Protests: US Envoy Jeffrey Feltman to Visit to Try to Resolve Crisis Bloomberg Source link : https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2021-10-21/u-s-envoy-to-visit-sudan-as-risks-mount-for-civilian-government...

Moscow interested in developing its partnership with Egypt, Russian Amb. to Cairo

  CAIRO – 20 October 2021:  Russian Ambassador to Cairo Georgy Borisenko said that his country is interested...

News: Ethiopia says conflict in the North ‘an internal matter’, vows to fend off ‘external pressure’

Ambassador Dina Mufti, Spokesperson of the Ministry of Foreign AffairsBy Getahun Tsegaye @GetahunTsegaye12 Addis Abeba, October 21/2021 – Today...

Ethiopia – Northern Ethiopia Humanitarian Update Situation Report, 22 Oct 2021 – Ethiopia

HIGHLIGHTS Two airstrikes on Mekelle killing three children and injuring 10 people, according to health officials.Another airstrike carried...

US support for Sudan ‘in question’ if transition blocked, special envoy warns

US support to Sudan could be at risk if the country's fragile transition to civilian rule is impeded,...

Kenya: How Collapse of Communal Ice Plant Raised Fish Prices in Homa Bay

Several factors go into the pricing of fish. Besides transport costs and taxation, ice used in preservation is...

Kenya: Respite for Kebs Boss Bernard Njiraini in Procurement Scandal

Kenya Bureau of Standards (Kebs) Managing Director Bernard Njiraini has secured another respite after the High Court extended...

Kenya: Parties Soften Stance in Sh74 Million Nakuru Succession Row

Six years into a court battle over the estate of the late British tycoon Richard Crawford, the affected...

Tanzania plans cruise ship along country’s coastline

That was stated by the Minister of Natural Resources and Tourism, Dr Damas Ndumbaro during his special meeting...

Tanzania: Women Judges Call for Children Protection

CHAIRPERSON of the Tanzania Women Judges and Magistrates, High Court Judge, Joaquine De Mello has called on the...

Tanzania: Govt Urged to Strategise On Taxing Informal Sector

THE government has been advised to come up with friendly mechanism of collecting revenue being lost by not...

Tanzania: PS Calls for Effective Participation in Expo 2020 Dubai

THE Permanent Secretary Ministry of Industry and Trade Doto James has stressed the need for active participation of...

Google agrees to integrate Ghana’s GPS into Google map system – Bawumia

The government of Ghana has entered into an agreement with international technology firm, Google, to incorporate the country’s...

Kenya: Okutoyi Bites the Dust in South Africa Tourney

Kenya's Angela Okutoyi was on Tuesday knocked out of the race for J2 Stellenbosch title in Coetzenburg Stadium...

Malawi: Chakwera Calls for Unity of Purpose Between Kenya and Malawi

Malawi's State President Dr. Lazarus McCarthy Chakwera has called for unity of purpose among Kenyans and Malawians, stressing...

Malawi: Chakwera Graces Kenya’s ‘Mashujaa Day’ Celebrations

President Dr. Lazarus Chakwera on Wednesday attended Kenya's national heroes day dubbed Mashujaa at Waing'uru Stadium in Kirinyaga...

Nigeria: As Food Prices Rise, Buhari, Osinbajo’s Bill Doubled While Nigerians Struggle With Same Income

One expert says it is "ridiculous" for the presidential food bill to rise significantly at a time of...