New York Daily NewsEthiopia's Lilesa afraid to return home after Olympic displayNew York Daily NewsAs Feyisa Lilesa ran the final stretch of marathon in Rio in August, the memories flooded his head — the injustices that he'd witnessed, the fragmented Ethiopia that he called home. He reflected on how far he'd come from the Ethiopia that was getting ...Ethiopia: Feyisa Lilesa Responds
Kenya: KPC Hastens Takeover of Troubled RefineryAllAfrica.comEfficiency in the supply of petroleum products in East Africa could significantly improve when the Kenya Pipeline Company takes over the Mombasa refinery. A source told The EastAfrican that KPC has appointed audit firm PricewaterhouseCoopers to offer ...
The Standard (press release)Private varsities in Kenya fault report on graduates' employabilityThe Standard (press release)Mount Kenya University Council Vice Chair Dr. Vincent Gaitho (left) Confers with Uganda Minister of state for Higher Education Dr. John Muyingo, during Mount Kenya University's 6th graduation ceremony at Thika recently where Muyingo was the chief guest.and more &r
The Standard (press release)Mt Kenya leaders use 'dirty tricks' to lock out rivals from raceThe Standard (press release)Battle for the governorship in Mt Kenya counties has sparked of animosity as incumbents and aspirants seek to out do each other. Violent confrontations among leaders have been witnessed recently, while other parties have moved to court in a bid to ...and more »
Opposition delegation travels to Addis Ababa for Sudan Call meetingSudan TribuneSeptember 24, 2016 (KHARTOUM) - A delegation from the internal groups of the opposition umbrella Sudan Call on Saturday has travelled to Addis Ababa to participate in the meeting which will take place from 25 to 30 September to discuss organizational ...and more »
Kenya: Return On Investment Guaranteed in Kenya, DP Ruto Tells AmericansAllAfrica.comNew York — Deputy President William Ruto has urged American investors to consider investing in Kenya, saying it has the best infrastructure and environment for maximum returns. Ruto assured investors in the US where he was attending the UN General ...and more »
YnetnewsAgriculture minister to visit Israeli imprisoned in EthiopiaYnetnewsMinister of Agriculture Uri Ariel (Bayit Yehudi party) on Wednesday took an unexpected flight to Ethiopia, in order to visit Israeli citizen Menashe Levy. Levy has been under arrest in the country for about 15 months, suspected of tax evasion to the ...
Anadolu AgencyEthiopia: Landmark railway line blazes path to seaportsAnadolu AgencyIn a landmark first for Africa, a railway line linking Ethiopia, the continent's second-most populous country, and Djibouti, a small nation in the Horn of Africa, has been completed, drastically cutting Ethiopia's costs for accessing world markets.and more »
Capital FM KenyaKenya opens Cuba embassy to further relationsDaily NationForeign Affairs CS Amina Mohamed speaks to a Nation reporter during the Tokyo International Conference on African Development at KICC on August 25, 2016. Kenya has opened a mission in Cuba. PHOTO | ANTHONY OMUYA | NATION MEDIA GROUP ...Kenya: Step Up Concrete Actions On Environmental Crime, CS Amina Urges UNAllAfrica.com
FRANCE 24South Sudan rebel chief urges armed resistance against governmentFRANCE 24“We have been driven back to the bush,” James Gadet, a spokesman for Machar, told the AP on Saturday in a call from Nairobi, Kenya. Gadet called for the removal of Taban Deng Gai, who was controversially named to replace Machar as the country's First ...Salva Kiir discusses Sudan's security deal with SPL