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Covid-19 gulps EABL profits down by all of $28.7m

  25/05 | The brewer issued a profit warning following Covid-19 regulations to close bars.

Locusts, Covid-19, bad weather : The anatomy of a food crisis

  25/05 | Millions of people could be “just one shock away from severe acute food insecurity”.

Brace for long battle as new swarms of locusts fly into S. Sudan : UN agency

  25/05 | The surge may not be controlled by June.

After breaking two-hour barrier, Kipchoge now runs to save wildlife

  25/05 | Lewa conservancy organises virtual marathon in place of annual marathon.

GALLERIES : Now the naked truth ? Just bring it on home !

  25/05 | Persistence beats a flash of genius any day.

Isolation develops patience and creativity

  25/05 | Artist Karimwabo is now painting realistic portraits in navy blue on white backgrounds.

MP welcomes Wiper Party decision to work with Jubilee

  25/05 | Mavoko MP Patrick Makau has welcomed the Wiper party resolution to partner with Jubilee but said the Party should benefit from a share (...)

Is there a chance I am not my son’s father ?

  25/05 | Dr Nindo, a bioinformatician, speaks on some of the frequently asked issues around genetics.

Kenya : Church Leader Takes Services to Worshippers Amid COVID-19 Restrictions

  25/05 | [VOA] Kenya's ban on church services because of social distancing restrictions to slow the coronavirus pandemic, is not stopping (...)

GSU officers deployed in Narok after clashes between two communities

  25/05 | GSU Officers has been deployed at Olooloipanki and Oloruashi in Narok South following clashes between two communities living in the (...)

Bournemouth player tests positive for Covid-19

  25/05 | An unnamed Bournemouth player is one of two new coronavirus cases discovered by the latest round of Premier League tests – taking the (...)

Gambia : A Voice for Justice for Rohingyas, Rwandans and Gambians

  25/05 | [VOA] Protecting vulnerable people "is a question of our humanity, over and above anything else," Abubacarr Tambadou (...)

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Kapchorwa businessman gunned down, assailants at large

  24/05 | Felix Cheptoek, 34, was attacked and shot dead on his way home

Sheila Gashumba’s Cardi B inspired ‘out fit’ sparks off social media outrage

  24/05 | By Musa SsemwangaAt the start of this year, Sheila Gashumba heaped praise on how her boyfriend Ali Marcus Lwanga commonly known as (...)

Government Explains Cause of High Maternal Deaths

22/05 | [Monitor] With a ratio of up to 16 mothers dying on a daily basis while giving birth, maternal and associated infant mortality rates in (...)

UTB boss Ajarova worried over rising Lake Victoria waters engulfing Ngamba chimp (...)

22/05 | The Uganda Tourism Board CEO, Lilly Ajarova has expressed concern over the future of Ngamba Chimpanzee sanctuary in Mukono district. (...)

Jubilee Insurance Records 9.9 Percent Growth Amid COVID

22/05 | [Monitor] Jubilee Holdings Limited, East Africa's largest insurance group, has reported a 9.9 per cent growth in the Financial Year (...)

Vipers Declared Ugandan Champions as Fufa End Virus-Hit Season

21/05 | [Nation] Vipers SC were on Wednesday declared the 2019/20 StarTimes Uganda Premier League (SUPL) champions after Uganda's football (...)

Parliament stays debate on MP Zaake torture

13/05 | Parliament has deferred debate on the alleged torture of Mityana Municipality legislator, Hon. Francis Zaake, on consideration that it (...)

'After prison, I'm stronger, more vulgar !' : the irrepressible Stella (...)

19/03 | She was imprisoned for writing a negative poem about Uganda’s president. Never one to be silenced, Nyanzi is back with a radically rude (...)

Audit finds UN refugee agency critically mismanaged donor funds in Uganda

28/11 | The UN’s refugee agency wasted tens of millions of dollars in Uganda in 2017, overpaying for goods and services, awarding major (...)

Uganda Government News : UK hails Uganda’s Parliament

29/09 | The parliament of Uganda has been hailed for its improved role in the development of Uganda especially the audacity it has shown in (...)

Uganda Government News : Kadaga appeals to MPs on budget act

29/09 | The Speaker of parliament Rebecca Kadaga has appealed to MPs to block any attempt by the executive to amend the budget act in order to (...)

Uganda Government News : KCCA to discipline unruly law enforcement officers

28/09 | KCCA is to investigate the cases of indiscipline amongst its law enforcement team. This follows allegations of brutality from these (...)

The African Executive

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Five killed, 15 injured in Somalia roadside bomb blast

  25/05 | No group has claimed responsibility for the attack.

There’s life after virus, plan for it

  25/05 | Bandari should not rest on its laurels.

Strategise for safe sports

  24/05 | They must prepare a plan to ensure the health of sports people is safeguarded.

Netanyahu lashes out at 'ludicrous' graft charges as trial begins

  24/05 | The longest-serving prime minister in Israeli history has long claimed to be the victim of a witch-hunt.

Two killed as clashes erupt in Narok over livestock theft

  24/05 | Theft victims son is suspected to have sold the cow.

NBA in 'exploratory' talks to restart season at Disney

  24/05 | The complex previously hosted the Jr. NBA World Championships.

Two Premier League players test positive for coronavirus

  24/05 | "Of these, two have tested positive from two clubs," said an EPL statement.

Duale faults Atwoli over calls to remove him from key House slot

  24/05 | Duale said by virtue of his age, Atwoli should be seeking to unify the country rather than create divisions

Over five decades exciting journey at the Rotary Club

  24/05 | I was inducted on March 30, 1967 and for the first 10 years of my membership, I sat on various Club Committees

What next after curfew expires ?

16/05 | A virologist insists that a vaccine is the only hope against the virus.

Willy Paul gifts Jalang’o Sh 400K just for meeting him

21/06 | They’ve been saying that music pays, at least the players in the industry claim so, a fact that has been confirmed by gospel-cum-secular (...)

Uhuru FIRES Murathe amid IMPEACHMENT threats

7/01 | Jubilee Party politicians have come out to celebrate the outfit’s Vice Chair David Murathe’s resignation. The Uhuru confidant quit the (...)

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Tanzanian Councillor Moves to Block EALA Sessions

  25/05 | [East African] Chadema Party Councillor Ally Bananga has moved to court to stop the East African Legislative Assembly (Eala) from (...)

Nyamongo Villagers to Be Compensated - Permanent Secretary

  24/05 | [Daily News] Villagers surrounding North Mara Gold Mine will soon be compensated to pave the way for the implementation of a planned (...)

Tourists Land in Tanzania As Hotels, Firms and Schools Resume

  24/05 | [East African] Plane loads of tourists aboard Ethiopian, KLM and Turkish airlines are expected to land in Tanzania in the next one (...)

Kenya's President Kenyatta unveils measures to boost economy

23/05 | Kenya's President Uhuru Kenyatta has announced plans to help businesses and Kenyans survive the economic storm caused by the (...)

Coordinator Assures of Incessant Immunisation

23/05 | [Daily News] Despite the coronavirus pandemic, health workers responsible for immunisation services in Pangani District, Tanga Region, (...)

Cloud hangs over Tanzania’s Covid-19 data updates

23/05 | The release of Covid-19 official statistics has remained a mystery for nearly a month despite a promise by Health minister Ummy Mwalimu (...)

Kenya’s senate deputy speaker ousted

22/05 | Kenya’s Senate Deputy Speaker Kithure Kindiki was yesterday ousted after a heated debate. The Tharaka-Nithi senator lost his seat as (...)

Floods blamed on Uganda's policy on releasing Lake Victoria water

22/05 | Uganda’s attempts to meet demand for electricity could be behind the recent floods that have rendered thousands on the shores of Lake (...)

Sons of murdered Saudi journalist Khashoggi say 'forgive' killers

22/05 | Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi -- a royal family insider turned critic -- was killed and dismembered at the kingdom's consulate (...)

NMB Offers Debt Relief to Ease Customers' Burden Amid COVID-19

22/05 | [Daily News] NMB Bank Plc has announced relief measures to its personal, micro, small and medium enterprise clients and to corporate (...)

Selected Global Commodity Prices Decline

22/05 | [Daily News] WORLD market prices of selected commodities were lower in the year ended March than in the preceding month with the (...)

Heslb begins disbursement of student loans

22/05 | The Higher Education Students’ Loans Board (Heslb) has begun disbursement of the Sh63.7 billion food and accommodation expenses for the (...)

Ethio Guardian

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Ethiopian Reporter

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Addis Fortune

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Treaty Obligations and the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam

  24/05 | [Addis Standard] Addis Abeba -In its 01 May 2020 dated note verbale submitted to the United Nations Security Council (UNSC), Egypt (...)

Ethiopia Says to Continue With Plans to Fill Nile Dam

20/05 | [East African] Ethiopia has said it will continue with its plans to fill its $4 billion Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD) from (...)

Ethiopia's Poll Has Been Pushed Out By COVID-19. but There's Much More At (...)

20/05 | [The Conversation Africa] The decision by Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed to postpone the elections in Ethiopia has created a constitutional (...)

Institute Takes Special Permit Process Online

19/05 | [Addis Fortune] A team of eight tech experts under the Technology & Innovation Institute have developed an online system to process (...)

High Level Delegation Holds Meetings in Ethiopia

18/05 | [SNA] Khartoum -The government high level delegation, currently on a visit to Ethiopia, held a number of meetings with the Ethiopian (...)

The Nile That Unites Should Not Divide

15/05 | [Vanguard] Sudan on Tuesday refused to sign agreements that will enable Ethiopia to start filling the waters of its $4.6 billion (...)

Hundreds of Girls Rescued from Child Marriage as Coronavirus Closes Schools

15/05 | [Thomson Reuters Foundation] Addis Ababa -No more child brides? Ethiopia's efforts to end child marriages could be undermined by (...)

Open Letter to Professor Alemayehu G. Mariam

4/09 | by Asfaw Regasa I am one of those Ethiopians who read your articles over the years and appreciated your taking the time to write every (...)

South Africa Xenophobia : Zambian protest, Nigerians online fume, Ethiopia (...)

4/09 | Abdur Rahman Alfa Shaban AN Offshoots of the latest xenophobic incidents in South Africa’s city of Johannesburg has sparked off citizen (...)

Meaza Ashenafi : Judging Ethiopia’s Future – Al Jazeera Video

4/09 | Meet Ethiopia’s first female chief justice as she takes on the challenges of transforming the country’s judicial system. 04 Sep 2019 (...)

Ethiopia looks to home-grown measures for economic revival

30/08 | 29.08.2019 by APA News The Ministry of Finance has introduced new home-grown economic reform aimed at addressing economic imbalance, (...)

Ethiopians battling khat (miraa) addiction

28/08 | But when he and his friends closed their books, their hearts beat faster and they began to search for strong alcohol or cannabis to (...)

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Sudan to outlaw female genital mutilation

1er/05 | Campaigners welcome move to criminalise those carrying out FGM, but warn it will take time to eradicate practice entirely Sudan looks (...)

'It'll cause a water war' : divisions run deep as filling of Nile dam (...)

23/04 | Despite Egypt’s fears of ‘hydro hegemony’ and concerns it will worsen water shortages in Sudan, Ethiopia’s controversial dam project is (...)

Sudan accused of masterminding lethal attacks on Khartoum protesters

5/03 | Inquiry finds that authorities armed and orchestrated security forces that killed more than 200 pro-democracy protesters Sudanese (...)

Analysis shows climate finance not reaching most vulnerable

5/03 | Funding is intended to help countries protect their people from the climate breakdown People in some of the world’s poorest countries (...)

Trump travel ban extension leaves Africans angry and disappointed

6/02 | New rules will severely restrict visas for nationals of Eritrea, Nigeria, Sudan and Tanzania but could be costly for US influence in (...)

Sudan accused of failing men who say they were duped into working in Libya

31/01 | Families protest amid claims men who went to work in UAE were given military training and then sent to Libya to guard oil fields (...)

Online campaign grows to save sick and starving lions in Sudan park

20/01 | Park officials and vets say some of the five cats have lost almost two-thirds of their body weight Online calls to help save five (...)

EXCLUSIVE : UN probe finds Sudan staff member solicited bribes from refugees

15/08 | An internal UN refugee agency investigation into allegations of corruption in its Sudan resettlement operations has determined that a (...)

Sudanese pay a price for revolution as cost of living soars

25/07 | Falafel is a cheap fast food usually snapped up quickly on the streets of Sudanese cities. But now Sadiya Seror sits with unsold trays (...)

Midyear update : Ten humanitarian crises and trends to watch in 2019

10/07 | Remember those 10 crises and trends to watch in 2019 we presented back in January? The issues are rapidly evolving, but we’ve been (...)

Sudan briefing : Civilians face increasing fragility under military rule

14/06 | Life is tentatively returning to Khartoum’s streets after pro-democracy campaigners abandoned a general strike this week, but Sudanese (...)

Drought in Africa leaves 45 million in need across 14 countries

10/06 | Failed rains across eastern Africa, southern Africa, and the Horn of Africa are seeing another dire season for farmers, increasing food (...)
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