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East Africa: South Sudan Infrastructure Projects Get EAC Nod - AllAfrica.com

Fri, 2018-02-23 14:39

AllAfrica.com

East Africa: South Sudan Infrastructure Projects Get EAC Nod
AllAfrica.com
Arusha — Infrastructure development projects, including roads, will be among the early benefits to South Sudan, a new entrant to the bloc, from the East African Community (EAC). New projects for the world's new nation were among those approved by the ...
President Kenyatta says E. Africa must integrate for economic strengthKenya Broadcasting Corporation
Uganda's Museveni rallies East Africa to invest in health, infrastructureXinhua
Kenyatta, Museveni commission one-stop border in BusiaCapital FM Kenya
The New Times -Update Kenya (blog) -Nairobi News
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Charles Nyachae lands job as East Africa judge after losing out on ... - Capital FM Kenya

Fri, 2018-02-23 10:49

Capital FM Kenya

Charles Nyachae lands job as East Africa judge after losing out on ...
Capital FM Kenya
NAIROBI, Kenya, Feb 23 – President Uhuru Kenyatta has nominated Charles Nyachae as a judge of the East African Court of Justice. Nyachae who previously ser - Kenya breaking news | Kenya news today | Capitalfm.co.ke.
Nyachae lands job as East African Court Judge after missing EALA appointmentThe Standard

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East Africa countries ranked most corrupt - Kenya Broadcasting Corporation

Fri, 2018-02-23 10:39

Daily Monitor (press release) (blog)

East Africa countries ranked most corrupt
Kenya Broadcasting Corporation
Countries in East Africa region are ranked among world's most corrupt in latest Transparency International (TI) corruption ranking. According to the 2017 corruption perception index, ranking by the global anti-corruption watchdog, Somalia is ranked the ...
Uganda maintains position in latest global corruption indexDaily Monitor (press release) (blog)
Tanzania Rises in Latest Graft SurveyAllAfrica.com
Corruption Perceptions Index 2017Transparency International

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Rwanda leads east Africa in corruption fight: report - Xinhua

Fri, 2018-02-23 07:33

Xinhua

Rwanda leads east Africa in corruption fight: report
Xinhua
KIGALI, Feb. 23 (Xinhua) -- Rwanda maintained the third position in the fight against corruption in Africa and is ranked first in East Africa, according to Corruption Perception Index 2017 released by Transparency International on Thursday. Among 180 ...
Rwanda Ranked Among Africa's Three Least Corrupt Nations AgainAllAfrica.com

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Isuzu Motors Limited launches Isuzu East Africa - Kenya Broadcasting Corporation

Fri, 2018-02-23 07:27

Kenya Broadcasting Corporation

Isuzu Motors Limited launches Isuzu East Africa
Kenya Broadcasting Corporation
Multinational automaker Isuzu Motors Limited has launched Isuzu East Africa in Kenya. This comes after the buyout of general motors' 57% majority shares at General Motors East Africa (GMEA) in 2017.

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East Africa: Museveni - EAC Must Lower Transport, Internet and Power Costs - AllAfrica.com

Fri, 2018-02-23 06:49

Daily Monitor

East Africa: Museveni - EAC Must Lower Transport, Internet and Power Costs
AllAfrica.com
Kampala — President Yoweri Museveni has stated that it is fundamental that the cost of transport, electricity and the internet is made affordable to boost development and attract investment to the East African region. Museveni warned that high ...
Uganda's Museveni rallies East Africa to invest in health, infrastructureXinhua
Uganda's Museveni urges EAC states to lower transport, electricity costsJournalducameroun.com - English - (press release)
Bureaucratic inefficiencies affecting infrastructure projects in the region - EAC Heads of StateNTV Uganda

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President Uhuru Kenyatta has urged East Africa member states to unite to spur trade in the region - The Standard

Fri, 2018-02-23 06:36

The Standard

President Uhuru Kenyatta has urged East Africa member states to unite to spur trade in the region
The Standard
President Uhuru Kenyatta has urged East Africa member states to unite to spur trade in the region.Uhuru was speaking in Kampala where he is attending an East African community summit whose agenda is to deepen regional integration through infrastructure ...
[VIDEO] Uhuru and Magufuli ask Ministers to urgently resolve 'small ...The Star, Kenya
Presidents Kenyatta, Magufuli direct ministers to resolve vexing ...Capital FM Kenya

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President Uhuru Kenyatta has urged East Africa member states to unite to spur trade in the region - The Standard

Fri, 2018-02-23 06:36

The Standard

President Uhuru Kenyatta has urged East Africa member states to unite to spur trade in the region
The Standard
President Uhuru Kenyatta has urged East Africa member states to unite to spur trade in the region. News Centre | Friday 23 Feb 2018 9:36 am. President Uhuru Kenyatta has urged East Africa member states to unite to spur trade in the region.Uhuru was ...

Indians in East Africa - The Hindu

Fri, 2018-02-23 02:13

Indians in East Africa
The Hindu
Prime Minister Indira Gandhi shared the concern of members in the Rajya Sabha to-day [February 22, New Delhi] over the reported hardships of people of Indian origin in East Africa and agreed to look into them with urgency, sympathy and seriousness. “My ...

Rwanda leads east Africa in corruption fight: report - Xinhua ... - Xinhua

Thu, 2018-02-22 20:30

Rwanda leads east Africa in corruption fight: report - Xinhua ...
Xinhua
KIGALI, Feb. 22 (Xinhua) -- Rwanda maintained the third position in the fight against corruption in Africa and is ranked first in East Africa, according to Corruption Perception Index 2017 released by Transparency International on Thursday. Among 180 ...

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East Africa hosts first OCP meeting - International Paralympic Committee

Thu, 2018-02-22 15:45

International Paralympic Committee

East Africa hosts first OCP meeting
International Paralympic Committee
Six nations from East Africa are set to take a big step towards developing Para sport in the region. From 17-18 February, representatives from Ethiopia, Kenya, Rwanda, Somalia, Tanzania and Uganda attended the launch meeting of the Agitos Foundation ...

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East African lions dying of poisoning - The Observer

Thu, 2018-02-22 11:10

The Observer

East African lions dying of poisoning
The Observer
Inside East Africa's largest national park, Ruaha in Tanzania, stands a group of conservationists with six carcasses of dead lions before them. Beside the lions is another carcass of a cow, which they seem to have been eating before they met their ...

Uganda maintains position in latest global corruption index - Daily Monitor (press release) (blog)

Thu, 2018-02-22 09:46

Uganda maintains position in latest global corruption index
Daily Monitor (press release) (blog)
... and 100 the least, based on data from international organisations like the World Bank, African Development Bank and World Economic Forum. Uganda has maintained the same position in the international corruption rankings. Last year, the country was ...

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East Africa: Mo Ibrahim Toys Not Good Enough for East African Leaders - AllAfrica.com

Thu, 2018-02-22 07:45

East Africa: Mo Ibrahim Toys Not Good Enough for East African Leaders
AllAfrica.com
Former French military general Napoleon Bonaparte once commented on the power of rewards when he succinctly said: "Men are led by toys." Explaining why he created the Legion of Honour, the highest French order of merit for the military and civil ...

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MKU partners with airline on air travel and hospitality training in East Africa - The Standard

Wed, 2018-02-21 16:55

The Standard

MKU partners with airline on air travel and hospitality training in East Africa
The Standard
MKU founder and the Chairman Prof. Simon Gicharu and Rwanda High Commissioner to Kenya James Kimonyo in a past function [File, Standard]. Mount Kenya University (Kigali Campus) has partnered with Rwanda airline to design degree and master's programs in ...

World Vision East Africa: Hunger Response Situation Report No. 15 (1-31 January 2018) - ReliefWeb

Wed, 2018-02-21 16:55

ReliefWeb

World Vision East Africa: Hunger Response Situation Report No. 15 (1-31 January 2018)
ReliefWeb
... • Millions of people are at increased risk of famine or catastrophe in South Sudan, Somalia and Ethiopia. FEWSnet, an international early warning system, stated that South Sudan, Somalia and Ethiopia could be looking at famine or catastrophic ...

Mo Ibrahim toys not good enough for East African leaders - The Observer

Wed, 2018-02-21 08:17

The Observer

Mo Ibrahim toys not good enough for East African leaders
The Observer
Former French military general Napoleon Bonaparte once commented on the power of rewards when he succinctly said: “Men are led by toys.” Explaining why he created the Legion of Honour, the highest French order of merit for the military and civil ...

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East Africa: US Warns Uganda, Rwanda and Tz On Used Clothes ... - AllAfrica.com

Wed, 2018-02-21 07:19

AllAfrica.com

East Africa: US Warns Uganda, Rwanda and Tz On Used Clothes ...
AllAfrica.com
The US has warned East African Community (EAC) leaders that will converge in Kampala this week that their planned ban of the importation of used clothes by 2019 violates conditions set to expand trade and investment in Africa under the African Growth ...
Week 1 of Legislators' EAC Tour Completed, 1 More To Go ...Railways Africa (press release)

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East Africa: How Terrorists Raise Money to Hit Targets - AllAfrica.com

Wed, 2018-02-21 06:55

AllAfrica.com

East Africa: How Terrorists Raise Money to Hit Targets
AllAfrica.com
Kampala — Terrorists are using a string of local businesses across the East African countries from which they reap millions of dollars they use to finance their terror missions in the region, according to findings in the Financial Intelligence ...