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AllAfrica.com
Carlos Lopes Takes Part in Arab League Economic and Social Council MeetingCairo — UN Under-Secretary-Generaland ECA Executive Secretary Carlos Lopes will
Carlos Lopes Takes Part in Arab League Economic and Social Council Meeting
AllAfrica.com / Posted 10 hours ago
Cairo — UN Under-Secretary-Generaland ECA Executive Secretary Carlos Lopes will take part on 3 September 2015 in Cairo (Egypt) in the 96th ministerial meeting of the League of Arab States Economic and Social Council. This meeting will take place... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Cote d'Ivoire/Sierra Leone: Toure-Less Ivory Coast Launch Title DefenceA Cote d'Ivoire team lacking superstar Yaya Toure launches this weekend what th
Cote d'Ivoire/Sierra Leone: Toure-Less Ivory Coast Launch Title Defence
AllAfrica.com / Posted 14 hours ago
A Cote d'Ivoire team lacking superstar Yaya Toure launches this weekend what they hope will be a 10-match climb back to the pinnacle of African football. The Africa Cup of Nations title-holders have a Group I date with fellow-west Africans Sierra... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Ethiopia/Seychelles: National Side to Take On Seychelles Next SaturdayThe Ethiopian national football team, commonly called the Wallias, will take on
Ethiopia/Seychelles: National Side to Take On Seychelles Next Saturday
AllAfrica.com / Posted 15 hours ago
The Ethiopian national football team, commonly called the Wallias, will take on Seychelles the coming Saturday in their second match of the 2017 Gabon African Cup of Nation qualifiers. As part of the preparation for the Seychelles first leg the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
NOC Launches 15m Br Electronic Card Fuelling SystemNOC users in Addis Abeba will join Total users in enjoying a modernised refuell
NOC Launches 15m Br Electronic Card Fuelling System
AllAfrica.com / Posted 17 hours ago
NOC users in Addis Abeba will join Total users in enjoying a modernised refuelling system National Oil Ethiopia (NOC) launched an electronic card fuelling system on August 27, 2015, following a test of the project for the last six months. The... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Japanese, African Bigwigs to Join Hands for Investment TalksFrequenting Addis Ababa for major investment and business talks, Japanese finan
Japanese, African Bigwigs to Join Hands for Investment Talks
AllAfrica.com / Posted 17 hours ago
Frequenting Addis Ababa for major investment and business talks, Japanese financial and research institution heads, together with African investors, are coming to sit for a similar mission dubbed "Japan Africa Business Investment Summit" that is... Read more
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Tottenham Hotspur FC
International preview 2 September 2015Toby joins central defensive partner Jan Vertonghen and attacking midfielder Na
International preview 2 September 2015
Tottenham Hotspur FC / Posted 17 hours ago
Toby joins central defensive partner Jan Vertonghen and attacking midfielder Nacer Chadli in the Belgium squad for back-to-back Euro 2016 qualifiers, Kevin is with Austria in the same competition, while Sonny is with South Korea for 2018 World Cup... Read more
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iol.co.za
‘50 dead’ in Shebaab attack on AU baseAt least 50 African Union soldiers are believed to have been killed and another
‘50 dead’ in Shebaab attack on AU base
iol.co.za / Posted 17 hours ago
At least 50 African Union soldiers are believed to have been killed and another 50 are missing after Shebaab militants overran a military camp in southern Somalia on Tuesday, according to Western military officials. “It is assessed that at least 50... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Operation Atalanta Warship FGs Erfurt Trains Djiboutian Navy During Port VisitOn Sunday 20th August, during a port visit to Djibouti, Operation Atalanta wars
Operation Atalanta Warship FGs Erfurt Trains Djiboutian Navy During Port Visit
AllAfrica.com / Posted 18 hours ago
On Sunday 20th August, during a port visit to Djibouti, Operation Atalanta warship, FGS Erfurt, hosted and trained members of the Djiboutian Navy and Coast Guard. The training consisted of navigational theory and equipment, as well as essential... Read more
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The New Age
'At least 50 dead' in Shebab attack on AU base: Western sourcesAt least 50 African Union soldiers are believed to have been killed and another
'At least 50 dead' in Shebab attack on AU base: Western sources
The New Age / Posted 19 hours ago
At least 50 African Union soldiers are believed to have been killed and another 50 are missing after Shebab militants overran a military camp in southern Somalia on Tuesday, according to Western military officials. "It is assessed that at least 50... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
'At least 50 dead' in Shebab attack on AU base"It is assessed that at least 50 AMISOM troops died," said a briefing note sent
'At least 50 dead' in Shebab attack on AU base
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 19 hours ago
"It is assessed that at least 50 AMISOM troops died," said a briefing note sent to diplomats by Western military officials and seen by AFP. It said that in total around 100 soldiers were "unaccounted for" after the attack. Somalia's Al-Qaeda... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Neo-Liberalism for Africa - From Frying Pan to FireThough literatures that I consulted with didn't trace the exact date that neo-l
Neo-Liberalism for Africa - From Frying Pan to Fire
AllAfrica.com / Posted 19 hours ago
Though literatures that I consulted with didn't trace the exact date that neo-liberalism came to the scene, most pinpoint that "liberalism" is the precursor of the political and economic ideology of neo-liberaism. The essence came to view when... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
EU Naval Force Flagship Esps Galicia Completes Successful Escort of World Food Programme Ship Liberty GloryOn Monday 27 July 2015, EU Naval Force flagship, ESPS Galicia, escorted a World
EU Naval Force Flagship Esps Galicia Completes Successful Escort of World Food Programme Ship Liberty Glory
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
On Monday 27 July 2015, EU Naval Force flagship, ESPS Galicia, escorted a World Food Programme (WFP) vessel, Liberty Glory, along the Somali coast to protect it from any potential pirate attack. ESPS Galicia escorted Liberty Glory from Djibouti to... Read more
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International Business Times
More than 20 African Union soldiers killed in al-Shabaab attackMore than 20 African Union (AU) soldiers have been killed after Somalia's Al-Qa
More than 20 African Union soldiers killed in al-Shabaab attack
International Business Times / Posted yesterday
More than 20 African Union (AU) soldiers have been killed after Somalia's Al-Qaeda-affiliated al-Shabaab militants rammed a suicide car bomb into a base today (01 September) before storming the compound. The AU force in Somalia (AMISOM) insisted it... Read more
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BBC News
Puntland profilePuntland, an arid region of north-east Somalia, declared itself an autonomous s
Puntland profile
BBC News / Posted 2 days ago
Puntland, an arid region of north-east Somalia, declared itself an autonomous state in August 1998. The move was in part an attempt to avoid the clan warfare engulfing southern Somalia. Nevertheless, the region has endured armed conflict, and... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
NOC Introduces E-Card SystemThe local oil company National Oil Ethiopia (NOC) introduced an e-card system f
NOC Introduces E-Card System
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
The local oil company National Oil Ethiopia (NOC) introduced an e-card system for all its services aimed at minimizing paper money transaction. The e-card will enable customers pay online for the services they get in more than 100 oil stations... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Ethiopia Rolls Out Power Generation At Gibe IIIEthiopia has commissioned the trial production of electricity at the $1.8 billi
Ethiopia Rolls Out Power Generation At Gibe III
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
Ethiopia has commissioned the trial production of electricity at the $1.8 billion Gilgel Gibe III hydro plant on the River Omo. Upon installation of 10 turbines each with a capacity of 187MW, the plant is expected to supply both the domestic and... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Kenyatta to Revive Ailing African Peer Review MechanismKenya's President Uhuru Kenyatta is leading efforts to give a fresh impetus to
Kenyatta to Revive Ailing African Peer Review Mechanism
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
Kenya's President Uhuru Kenyatta is leading efforts to give a fresh impetus to the African Peer Review Mechanism (APRM), which was initiated 12 years ago to institutionalise good governance and democratic leadership on the continent. The Kenyan... Read more
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NBC San Diego
Somali Food in San DiegoCurry and cumin. Lamb and goat. Seasoned rice and spaghetti. Those are some of
Somali Food in San Diego
NBC San Diego / Posted 5 days ago
Curry and cumin. Lamb and goat. Seasoned rice and spaghetti. Those are some of the flavors and foods of Somali cuisine found in San Diego's City Heights community. Continuing our series celebrating San Diego’s rich cultural diversity and food scene,... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Karamoja Gets Shs 48 Billion Drought FundTo bolster resilience in perennially dry Karamoja region, Uganda, Germany and t
Karamoja Gets Shs 48 Billion Drought Fund
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
To bolster resilience in perennially dry Karamoja region, Uganda, Germany and the Intergovernmental Authority on Development (Igad), have signed an agreement that creates a drought fund. The Uganda-German-Igad Drought Resilience Initiative... Read more
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Sky News Australia
UN: 55% jump in Ethiopians needing aidThe UN says the number of Ethiopians needing food aid has soared to 4.5 million
UN: 55% jump in Ethiopians needing aid
Sky News Australia / Posted 5 days ago
The UN says the number of Ethiopians needing food aid has soared to 4.5 million this year due to poor rains and the El Nino weather phenomenon. Aid officials are worried about the slow pace of food distribution to affected areas, partly due to... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
MTN, Liquid Telecom Customers to BenefitCustomers of MTN Group and Liquid Telecom are set to benefit from a larger conn
MTN, Liquid Telecom Customers to Benefit
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
Customers of MTN Group and Liquid Telecom are set to benefit from a larger connectivity footprint across Africa. This follows an announcement this week that the two companies have partnered to jointly offer customers access to the largest fixed and... Read more
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Fort Leavenworth Lamp
Munson welcomes new sergeant majorMunson Army Health Center has a new senior enlisted leader. Sgt. Maj. Robert Bu
Munson welcomes new sergeant major
Fort Leavenworth Lamp / Posted 6 days ago
Munson Army Health Center has a new senior enlisted leader. Sgt. Maj. Robert Burns Jr. joined the MAHC team during an assumption of responsibility ceremony Aug. 21 at Frontier Chapel. Posted Aug. 27, 2015 @ 2:47 pm Munson Army Health Center has a... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
Helping English language learners find academic successIt's been a long journey for Tawusi Tarinabitu who arrived in Burlington from B
Helping English language learners find academic success
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 6 days ago
It's been a long journey for Tawusi Tarinabitu who arrived in Burlington from Burundi with her children in June, but now that she's finally made it to Vermont, her primary focus is on her sons getting an education. "Being in here, with the kids now... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Kiprop Leads Kenyan Quartet to 1500m SemisIn a championship that has already redefined Kenyan athletics history thus far,
Kiprop Leads Kenyan Quartet to 1500m Semis
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
In a championship that has already redefined Kenyan athletics history thus far, Asbel Kiprop came to Beijing keen to write his own chapter and on Thursday, he duly took the first convincing step to becoming the first three-peat men 1500m champion... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Ethio-Djibouti Railway to Begin Operation Early 2016The new railway line connecting Ethiopia and Djibouti will open starting early
Ethio-Djibouti Railway to Begin Operation Early 2016
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
The new railway line connecting Ethiopia and Djibouti will open starting early 2016, the head of the Ethiopian Railways told the press. According to the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Ethiopia, the 450-mile line which is being built by China Railway... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Japan Business Investment Forum Brings Together Some of the Key Actors in the Japanese and African Business and Government Circles.London — The 2nd Africa - Japan Business Investment Forum will be held from 31s
Japan Business Investment Forum Brings Together Some of the Key Actors in the Japanese and African Business and Government Circles.
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 days ago
London — The 2nd Africa - Japan Business Investment Forum will be held from 31st August to 2nd September in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, bringing together some of the key actors in the Japanese and African business and government circles. Hosted by the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
The New Railway Line Connecting Ethiopia and Djibouti to Start Early 2016The new railway line connecting Ethiopia and Djibouti will open starting early
The New Railway Line Connecting Ethiopia and Djibouti to Start Early 2016
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 days ago
The new railway line connecting Ethiopia and Djibouti will open starting early 2016 the head of the Ethiopian Railways told the press. The 450-mile line which is being built by China Railway Engineering Corporation (CREC) and China Civil Engineering... Read more
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Op-Ed News
Thomas C. Mountain, a lobbyist on behalf of blood and moneyThe named Thomas C. Mountain, US citizen who presents himself as the most-read
Thomas C. Mountain, a lobbyist on behalf of blood and money
Op-Ed News / Posted 7 days ago
The named Thomas C. Mountain, US citizen who presents himself as the most-read independent journalist in East Africa, is an intriguing character. Proof of his incredible fame, his latest article published two weeks ago on a self-funded website has... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Djibouti Denies Claims of 'Hidden Agenda' in Somalia OperationDjibouti Armed Forces (FAD) have formally denied "false allegations" reported b
Djibouti Denies Claims of 'Hidden Agenda' in Somalia Operation
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 days ago
Djibouti Armed Forces (FAD) have formally denied "false allegations" reported by some regional media regarding the ongoing operations in Somalia's Hiiraan region which is under the control of Djibouti troops. Media reports had initially indicated... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Salva Kiir to Sign Peace Deal On WednesdayThe warring parties in South Sudan will on Wednesday take the first step toward
Salva Kiir to Sign Peace Deal On Wednesday
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 days ago
The warring parties in South Sudan will on Wednesday take the first step towards peace after President Salva Kiir agreed to sign the peace deal in Juba. The Inter-Governmental Authority on Development (Igad) secretariat in Djibouti has written to... Read more
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Crosscut
After the iftar: How an immigrant community's worst fears came trueCaptain John Hayes explains the "two languages everybody understands." Credit:
After the iftar: How an immigrant community's worst fears came true
Crosscut / Posted 7 days ago
Captain John Hayes explains the "two languages everybody understands." Credit: Eric Scigliano Second of two reports When Seattle’s young Somalis gathered to celebrate iftar, the Ramadan evening feast, homeland politics dominated the agenda. When... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Large, High-Level South African Electro-Technical Delegation At Eapic Energy Forum in Nairobi This Week"East Africa is a key market for South Africa" The South African Electrotechni
Large, High-Level South African Electro-Technical Delegation At Eapic Energy Forum in Nairobi This Week
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 days ago
"East Africa is a key market for South Africa" The South African Electrotechnical Export Council (SAEEC) will be leading a delegation of 25 companies to the East African Power Industry Convention (EAPIC) in Nairobi this week. This is more than... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
ICT Development Towards TradeAssessing regional integration in Africa VI study projected that a global reduc
ICT Development Towards Trade
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 days ago
Assessing regional integration in Africa VI study projected that a global reduction in waiting times at ports or customs by one day would cut landed costs of goods by 0.5 per cent. This would save developing countries $240 billion annually. Expansion... Read more
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Lebanon Daily News
Red Cross pulls foreign staff from Yemen office after attackGENEVA (AP) — The International Red Cross says it has withdrawn its 14 foreign
Red Cross pulls foreign staff from Yemen office after attack
Lebanon Daily News / Posted 8 days ago
GENEVA (AP) — The International Red Cross says it has withdrawn its 14 foreign staffers from its office in Aden, Yemen, following an attack by unknown gunmen who held employees at gunpoint and made off with cash, cars and equipment. The Geneva-based... Read more
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Bennington Banner
Red Cross pulls foreign staff from Yemen office after attackGENEVA (AP) — The International Red Cross says it has withdrawn its 14 foreign
Red Cross pulls foreign staff from Yemen office after attack
Bennington Banner / Posted 8 days ago
GENEVA (AP) — The International Red Cross says it has withdrawn its 14 foreign staffers from its office in Aden, Yemen, following an attack by unknown gunmen who held employees at gunpoint and made off with cash, cars and equipment. The Geneva-based... Read more
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The Evening Sun
Red Cross pulls foreign staff from Yemen office after attackGENEVA (AP) — The International Red Cross says it has withdrawn its 14 foreign
Red Cross pulls foreign staff from Yemen office after attack
The Evening Sun / Posted 8 days ago
GENEVA (AP) — The International Red Cross says it has withdrawn its 14 foreign staffers from its office in Aden, Yemen, following an attack by unknown gunmen who held employees at gunpoint and made off with cash, cars and equipment. The Geneva-based... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
IGAD Pushing for Regional System to Track LivestockThe Inter-Governmental Authority on Development (Igad) is pushing for a regiona
IGAD Pushing for Regional System to Track Livestock
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 days ago
The Inter-Governmental Authority on Development (Igad) is pushing for a regional livestock tracking system that it hopes will end cattle rustling and boost the trade in beef. While the eight Igad partner states have been experimenting with various... Read more
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Crosscut
Somalis in Seattle unite, salute their top cop and politicianAbdihakim Hashi (in cap), Ubah Warsame (in blue hijab) and friends show the fla
Somalis in Seattle unite, salute their top cop and politician
Crosscut / Posted 8 days ago
Abdihakim Hashi (in cap), Ubah Warsame (in blue hijab) and friends show the flag at their Independence Day iftar. Credit: Forum for Unity and Democracy Iftar is breakfast in the most literal sense: the evening meal that breaks the day-long fast... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Why Ethiopia's Economic Diplomacy Pays OffBy Abayneh Ayalew, a Development and Social Welfare Expert World trade growth
Why Ethiopia's Economic Diplomacy Pays Off
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 days ago
By Abayneh Ayalew, a Development and Social Welfare Expert World trade growth has shown a decline annual rate in the recent years, especially after the Great Recession. World trade showed growth of less than three percent in 2012 and 2013. The... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
MTN and Liquid Telecom Partner to Extend Footprint in AfricaCustomers of MTN Group and Liquid Telecom are set to benefit from a larger conn
MTN and Liquid Telecom Partner to Extend Footprint in Africa
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 days ago
Customers of MTN Group and Liquid Telecom are set to benefit from a larger connectivity footprint across Africa. This follows an announcement today that the two companies have partnered to jointly offer customers access to the largest fixed and... Read more
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The Jewish Press
Holiday Travel Warnings from Israel’s Counter-Terror BureauHoliday travel by Israelis and Jews — especially during the Hebrew month of Tis
Holiday Travel Warnings from Israel’s Counter-Terror Bureau
The Jewish Press / Posted 8 days ago
Holiday travel by Israelis and Jews — especially during the Hebrew month of Tishrei, which is entirely filled with the holiest days of the Jewish calendar — is a cultural tradition. Unfortunately, Arab terrorists rely on that practice and make their... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Pressure Mounts for Amisom, Uganda to Probe Merka KillingsPressure is mounting on the Ugandan government and the African Union Mission in
Pressure Mounts for Amisom, Uganda to Probe Merka Killings
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 days ago
Pressure is mounting on the Ugandan government and the African Union Mission in Somalia (Amisom) to explain why after four weeks since Ugandan peacekeepers allegedly killed six civilians in Merka no investigation has been conducted leading to... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Something Is Very Wrong In Saudi Arabia...Karmic payback for being the focus of corruption and criminality for decades. T
Something Is Very Wrong In Saudi Arabia...
Zero Hedge / Posted 9 days ago
Karmic payback for being the focus of corruption and criminality for decades. The Western media is ignoring Saudi Arabia's war in Yemen. Here is a partial list of Saudi Arabia's crimes in Yemen: At least 3,500 have been killed as a result of the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
MTN, Liquid Telecom Partner to Extend Footprint and Offering in AfricaCustomers of MTN Group and Liquid Telecom are set to benefit from a larger conn
MTN, Liquid Telecom Partner to Extend Footprint and Offering in Africa
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 days ago
Customers of MTN Group and Liquid Telecom are set to benefit from a larger connectivity footprint across Africa. This follows an announcement today that the two companies have partnered to jointly offer customers access to the largest fixed and... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Uganda Among Worst IGAD DefaultersUganda has not been remitting her mandatory annual contribution to the Inter-go
Uganda Among Worst IGAD Defaulters
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 days ago
Uganda has not been remitting her mandatory annual contribution to the Inter-governmental Authority on Development (Igad) for years, with arrears now standing at more than $8m, the worst defaulter within the eight-member group, according to reliable... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Chinese Company ZTE Corp Commended for Implementing Public Solar Lamps ProjectLome — Togolese authorities welcomed the work of Chinese company ZTE Corp. in c
Chinese Company ZTE Corp Commended for Implementing Public Solar Lamps Project
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 days ago
Lome — Togolese authorities welcomed the work of Chinese company ZTE Corp. in carrying out the country's solar street lamps project that aims to reduce public lighting bill, energy official told Xinhua on Thursday. Toga planned to install 13,000... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
When Populations Grow, Big Brothers Grow BiggerThe United Nations recently released some refreshed numbers about the future of
When Populations Grow, Big Brothers Grow Bigger
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 days ago
The United Nations recently released some refreshed numbers about the future of our populations. For those interested in the geopolitics of the wider East African, there was some juicy stuff in there. For example, it said Ethiopia is one of nine... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Marathon Looks Safe, the War Is On the 10,000m Track Where Mo RulesIf all goes well, Kenya will have secured at least one gold medal by close of b
Marathon Looks Safe, the War Is On the 10,000m Track Where Mo Rules
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 days ago
If all goes well, Kenya will have secured at least one gold medal by close of business on Day One here. And this is why: Kenyans are heavily favoured to win the opening race of the 2015 World Athletics Championships - the men's Marathon. With a... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Regional Integration - a Cog of Development'. . . a Look At How Zimbabwe Can Benefit From the TFTA'Recently in June 2015, Zimbabwe with other countries signed the Tripartite Free
Regional Integration - a Cog of Development'. . . a Look At How Zimbabwe Can Benefit From the TFTA'
AllAfrica.com / Posted 12 days ago
Recently in June 2015, Zimbabwe with other countries signed the Tripartite Free Trade Area (TFTA), touted as the Cape to Cairo Free Trade Zone. The TFTA is an African free trade agreement between Comesa, Sadc, EAC and is comprised of 26 countries,... Read more
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Zawya
Arab Contractors hunts for promising opportunities in DjiboutiConstructionArab Contractors hunts for promising opportunities in Djibouti Egyptian leadin
Arab Contractors hunts for promising opportunities in DjiboutiConstruction
Zawya / Posted 12 days ago
Arab Contractors hunts for promising opportunities in Djibouti Egyptian leading construction firm, Arab Contractors is currently studying the Djibouti real estate market ahead of starting carrying out projects there in the coming phase, the... Read more
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