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 2018-01-16 02:45 

VOA

Ethiopia Adoption Ban May Curb Trafficking, But Poorest Families Need Support...

A ban on the adoption of Ethiopian children by foreigners could curb child abuse and trafficking, but more support is needed for vulnerable families within the impoverished country, experts said on Monday.Ethiopia is one of the biggest source countries fo...

 2018-01-15 10:00 

Xinhuanet

Ugandan president, regional army chiefs review strategies to defeat ADF...

Ugandan President Yoweri Museveni on Sunday met with the East African Community (EAC) military chiefs to review strategies to defeat the Allied Democratic Forces (ADF)....

 2018-01-12 12:39 

Business Standard

Tanzania rules that Bharti Airtel operations were privatised illegally...

Magufuli said in December that Airtel Tanzania is a government asset in remarks aired on the East African country's national broadcaster...

 2018-01-12 09:26 

The Huffington Post

On Ethiopian women steering development in the world's fastest growing economy...

Between 1983 and 1985, countless images revealed the extent of the devastating famine in Ethiopia. By contrast, three decades thereafter the East African......

 2018-01-12 06:31 

Malay Mail Online

South Sudan's disabled swap stigma for sport...

JUBA, Jan 11 The two teams whizzing across the stadium are almost too fast to catch with the naked eye.Strapped into wheelchairs, the ten basketball players are highly focused on their game as East African beats blare in the background and...

 2018-01-11 14:18 

Reuters

South Sudan's disabled swap stigma for sport...

By Stefanie GlinskiJUBA (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - The two teams whizzing across the stadium are almost too fast to catch with the naked eye. Strapped into wheelchairs, the ten basketball players are highly focused on their game as East African beats ...

 2018-01-10 16:08 

Reuters

EU observers say Kenya stymied visit to present final election report...

European Union observers of Kenya's 2017 presidential and parliamentary elections said on Wednesday that a lack of government cooperation meant they were unable to travel to the East African nation to present their final report on the vote....

 2018-01-10 14:14 

Xinhuanet

Chinese-built SGR to promote E. African trade: business body...

Kenya's Chinese-built Standard Gauge Railway (SGR) is promoting trade amongst East African countries as well as with the rest of the world, the regional business body said on Wednesday....

 2018-01-10 14:09 

Standard Digital

East African businesses to be awarded in EABC scheme...

Firms that play a key role in regional integration (East Africa) will now be recognised in a new award scheme....

 2018-01-10 12:14 

Xinhuanet

WHO chief visits Kenya to deepen cooperation in health sector...

World Health Organization (WHO) Director General Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus on Wednesday kicked off a two-day tour in Kenya to deepen cooperation with the East African nation in health sector....

 2018-01-10 05:13 

Global News

Roughriders long snapper Jorgen Hus giving back while training next generation...

Saskatchewan Roughriders long snapper Jorgen Hus is hosting a charity long snapping camp to raise funds for an organization that provides clean drinking water to East African communities....

 2018-01-09 15:50 

USA Today

[ Business ]

Starbucks unveils new Blonde Espresso...

It's a light roast, made from Latin American and East African beans....

 2018-01-09 08:33 

News24

Mugabe minister 'wanted for $6m fraud' in Kenya - reports...

Zimbabwe's former Higher and Tertiary Education, Science and Technology Development, Jonathan Moyo, is reportedly "still wanted by Kenyan authorities for an alleged $6m fraud committed in the east African country in 2000"....

 2018-01-08 00:58 

Daily Times

Pakistan Navy ships visit Port Victoria...

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan Navy Task Group comprising PNS KHAIBAR and PNS NASR on Sunday visited Port Victoria, Seychelles during an Overseas Deployment to East African Countries and Island States of Indian Ocean Region. PNS KHAIBAR is a Type-21 frigate and PNS ...

 2018-01-07 10:38 

Xinhuanet

Ethiopian Christians celebrate Christmas...

Ethiopian Christians across the East African country are celebrating Christmas on Sunday....

 2018-01-05 23:51 

The Huffington Post

Israel Tells African Migrants, Asylum-Seekers To Leave Or Go To Jail...

The UNHCR has said the ultimatum would violate international refugee law, and two East African nations deny making any deals on the matter with Israel....

 2018-01-05 21:10 

ABC Australia

[ Just In ]

Politicians' cheap fear mongering not helping Victoria tackle East African crime problem...

There's a problem with the over-representation of young Sudanese men in Victoria's justice system, but tackling the issue would be easier without hyped-up political rhetoric from senior federal MPs, writes state political reporter Richard Willingh...

 2018-01-04 16:33 

Toronto Star

Ethiopia to release imprisoned politicians, close notorious camp...

Ethiopias government says Prime Minster Hailemariam Desalegns comments that appeared to refer to the release of political prisoners referred to imprisoned politicians. The country steadfastly denies that the East African nation has political prisoners....

 2018-01-04 16:10 

Ecns.cn

Chinese computer consumable firm to establish Kenyan plant...

Chinese computer consumable firm, Anycolor Computer Consumables Co., Ltd., plans to establish a Kenyan manufacturing plant and an East African Marketing Center in 2018, an official said on Wednesday....

 2018-01-03 17:12 

NY Post

Blood delivered by drone is saving lives in Rwanda...

Drones might be causing privacy concerns in the United States and Europe, but in the East African country of Rwanda, they are a welcome sight in the skies. Through a partnership between drone startup Zipline and the Rwandan health ministry, drone-powered ...

 2018-01-03 12:07 

KOAMTV

First female president of Malawi to speak at Kansas State...

A woman living in exile after spending two years as president of the east African country of Malawi is speaking at Kansas State University....

 2018-01-03 12:05 

Washington Times

First female president of Malawi to speak at Kansas State...

MANHATTAN, Kan. (AP) - A woman living in exile after spending two years as president of the east African country of Malawi is speaking at Kansas State University. Joyce Banda's Jan 29 appearance is open to the public. Banda was the Republic of Malawi&...

 2018-01-03 12:05 

US News & World Report

First Female President of Malawi to Speak at Kansas State...

A woman living in exile after spending two years as president of the east African country of Malawi is speaking at Kansas State University....

 2018-01-03 12:05 

New Haven Register

First female president of Malawi to speak at Kansas State...

MANHATTAN, Kan. (AP) - A woman living in exile after spending two years as president of the east African country of Malawi is speaking at Kansas State University.Joyce Banda's Jan 29 appearance is open to the public. Banda was the Republic of Malawi&#...

 2018-01-03 02:10 

BGR

Drone-powered 'Uber for blood' is delivering life-saving medical supplies in Africa...

Drones might be causing privacy concerns in the United States and Europe, but in the East African country of Rwanda, they are a welcome sight in the skies. Through a partnership between drone start...

 2018-01-02 14:57 

VOA

Ugandan Leader Signs Bill Removing Presidential Age Limit...

Ugandan media report that President Yoweri Museveni has signed into law a bill that removes a presidential age limit from the constitution and allows him to run for election again.Museveni is 73 and would have been ineligible to run in 2021. Now he could ...

 2018-01-02 07:15 

Standard Digital

Rwanda to issue visas to visitors on arrival...

Rwanda will now issue visas to visitors on arrival in the landlocked East African country....

 2017-12-27 13:43 

Reuters

BRIEF-OTI's Advanced Personal Health Solutions Announces East African Deal For Over $1.0M...

On Track Innovations Ltd:...

 2017-12-26 09:41 

Radio France International

African Press Review 26 December 2017...

The East African looks ahead to today's election in Liberia. George Weah's Coalition for Democratic Change urged voters not to drink too much on Christmas Day and to get up early today to cast their ballots, says the paper. The chairman of the Nat...

 2017-12-25 21:36 

NPR

Hear The Unique Soundscape Of Tanzania's Largest City...

The sound of most East African cities is dominated by a few things: motorcycles, buses, and shouts from street vendors. But in Tanzania's largest city the soundscape is dominated by something unexpected....

 2017-12-24 05:48 

Uganda Radio Network

Tooro Creates Education Fund...

According to Rubombora, a scholarship selection committee led by Beatrice Kiraso, the former Deputy Secretary General of the East African Community will be established to vet applicants for the fund....

 2017-12-23 12:31 

Uganda Radio Network

Speaker Asks Gov't to Table Promised Bills...

According to Kadaga, Parliament also adopted 57 ministerial policy statements, 32 reports and also placed 359 questions before the Prime Minister. She also said Parliament was able to ratify the Agreement for the establishment of the East African Standby ...

 2017-12-23 07:55 

The Daily Caller

Trump's Trade Policies Do Not Clash With East Africa's Development...

East African countries are acting illegally and putting their people at risk...

 2017-12-21 23:46 

The Daily Mail

Picture depicts the Royal Navy SAVING slaves...

Thousands of visitors pause to reflect on the photograph at London's National Archives, which is captioned: 'East African slaves taken aboard HMS Daphne from a dhow, 1 November 1868.'...

 2017-12-21 19:05 

TechCrunch

Startup incubator Nailab invests $25K in East African startups...

When Nailab(Nairobi Incubation Lab), opened its doors seven years ago in Kenya, it wanted to be the Y Combinator for Kenya, Nailab CEO Sam Gichuru told me......

 2017-12-21 06:35 

News24

Uganda lawmakers pass contentious 'life presidency' bill...

One of Africa's longest-serving leaders could rule until 2031 after Ugandan lawmakers passed contentious legislation that many in the east African nation saw as an attempt by the president to rule until the grave....

 2017-12-20 22:00 

Yomiuri Shimbun

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Uganda lawmakers pass ‘life presidency’ bill...

KAMPALA (AP) One of Africas longest-serving leaders could rule until 2031 after Ugandan lawmakers late Wednesday passed contentious legislation that many in the East African nation saw as an attempt by the president to rule until the grave....

 2017-12-20 21:34 

CBS 8

[ San Diego ]

Uganda lawmakers pass contentious 'life presidency' bill...

Uganda lawmakers pass contentious 'life presidency' bill removing age limit from constitution....

 2017-12-20 21:16 

National Post

Uganda lawmakers pass contentious 'life presidency' bill...

KAMPALA, Uganda — One of Africa's longest-serving leaders could rule until 2031 after Ugandan lawmakers late Wednesday passed contentious legislation that many in the East African nation saw as an attempt by the president to rule until the grave...

 2017-12-20 20:47 

AP

Uganda lawmakers pass contentious 'life presidency' bill...

KAMPALA, Uganda (AP) — One of Africa's longest-serving leaders could rule until 2031 after Ugandan lawmakers late Wednesday passed contentious legislation that many in the East African nation saw a......

 2017-12-20 20:47 

US News & World Report

Uganda Lawmakers Pass Contentious 'Life Presidency' Bill...

Uganda lawmakers pass contentious 'life presidency' bill removing age limit from constitution....

 2017-12-20 20:13 

Washington Post

Uganda lawmakers pass contentious 'life presidency' bill...

One of Africas longest-serving leaders could rule until 2031 after Ugandan lawmakers late Wednesday passed contentious legislation that many in the East African nation saw as an attempt by the president to rule until the grave....

 2017-12-19 20:47 

Daily Nation

Kenya and Uganda to collaborate on SGR...

Tuesday talks largely focused on the SGR and the East African Community....

 2017-12-19 19:13 

9 News

SA government to review water safety programs aimed at migrants following second drowning...

The drowning death of a second migrant teenager at Glenelg Beach has prompted the SA Government to review water safety programs aimed at migrants and overseas visitors. Eliasa Nimbona, who immigrated to Australia from the east African nation of Burundi 10...

 2017-12-19 14:00 

Standard Digital

Why EALA MPs failed to elect Speaker...

The East African Legislative Assembly (EALA) failed to elect a speaker yesterday after Tanzania and Burundi boycotted....

 2017-12-19 05:00 

EurekAlert

Farmers in Kenya willing, able to ramp up croton nut output for biofuel...

Small-holder farmers in Kenya have the capacity and desire to play a major role in the scale-up of biofuel production from agroforestry, according to a Penn State forest economist, who led a study in the East African country....

 2017-12-18 21:35 

Daily Nation

Election of speaker for Eala hits deadlock...

Sharp divisions emerged among the East African Community (EAC) partner states....

 2017-12-18 11:26 

Standard Digital

Top five business risks for East African market...

Kenya is emerging from a protracted presidential election process and seeing a return to political stability....

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