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East Africa

Kenya drought: Water reserve helps residents mitigate effects

Kenya's north is particularly poor as droughts regularly decimate livestock which herders depend on for survival but after the discovery of underground lakes in...

Madagascar govt warns citizens of severe floods

Madagascan authorities have issued a warning of severe floods and storm damage, as tropical cyclone, Enawo, bears down on the island's northeast coast. With the...

Car bomb kills 13 in Somali capital: police, medics

A car bomb exploded near a hotel on a busy street in the Somali capital, Mogadishu on Monday killing no fewer than 13 people,...

Kenya’s Donkey SlaughterHouse despite local ban on meat

It is estimated that the Goldox abbatoir located at Mogotio in Baringo County slaughters on average 300 donkeys on a daily basis. The Kenyan government...

Tanzania, Mauritius agree to partner in tourism promotion drive

Tanzania and Mauritius have signed a one-year pact to promote tourism destinations available in the two countries to the outside world. The agreement was reached...

British man shot dead at Kenyan ranch

A British man has been shot dead at a private ranch in Laikipia area, northern Kenya Tristan Voorspuy before his death was a Cavalry...

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...

Kenya approves new law to export Donkey meat

The Kenyan government has come up with a regulation approving the export of donkey meat. Already Goldox abbatoir in Baringo County is reported to have...

East African heads meets in Nairobi, seek lasting solutions

Regional heads of states have met to seek an approach in delivering durable solutions to the Somali refugee crisis. The heads of states from Kenya,...

Kenyan authority arrests 379 herders for invading ranches

Kenya's Domestic Security Minister, Joseph Nkaissery says 379 Pastoralist herders have been arrested for invading ranches. The arrests come after British rancher, Tristan Voorspuy was...
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