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Sunday, March 26, 2017

East Africa

Madagascar calls for deeper Asian-African economic cooperation

African countries. President Hery Rajaonarimampianina made the remarks at the opening ceremony of the Boao Forum for Asia Annual Conference 2017 in south China's...

East African heads of state seek regional approach to Somali refugee...

Regional heads of state on Saturday (March 25) met in Nairobi, Kenya to seek a regional approach in delivering durable solutions to the Somali...

Zimbabwe: 300k Households to get Solar Power

At least 300 000 rural households are set to be solar-powered under a $4 million facility aimed at eliminating use of non-renewable energy sources....

PPC Zimbabwe struggling to utilise expanded capacity

PPC Zimbabwe says it is currently operating at a “less than ideal capacity utilization” due to reduced activity in the economy, but remains confident...

Ugandan police spokesperson shot dead by gunmen

The Ugandan police on Friday said its spokesperson was shot dead by unknown gunmen in Kulambiro, a suburb in the capital Kampala. The police in...

Ethiopian official says South Sudan gunmen kill 28, kidnap 43

Gunmen from South Sudan have killed 28 people and kidnapped 43 children in neighbouring Ethiopia, a government official said on Wednesday, another demonstration of...

Kenya: Suspected killer of British Rancher remanded

A Kenyan court has remanded a suspect in custody over the murder of Tristan Voorspuy, a British rancher who was killed on his property...

Faki Mahama assumes AU Commission leadership, pledges reform

The new head of the African Union Commission, Moussa Faki Mahamat has now assumed office, pledging to reform the institution and tackle the continent's...

Kenyan doctors end three-month standoff after deal with govt

Doctors in Kenya's public hospitals on Tuesday finally called-off a three-month strike. This comes after they reached an agreement on pay and working conditions-- ending...

Malaria fever kills more than 700 people in Burundi – Govt

Burundi's government says more than 700 people across the country have died of malaria fever this year, and more than 8 million of the...
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