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    • Air transport contributes 0.4 percent to Kenya’s GDP

      APA-Nairobi (Kenya) — Air transport, together with support services, contributed 0.4 percent of Kenya’s Gross Domestic Product (GDP), translating into a turnover of $232.79 million last year, President...

    • Kenya hosts UNCTAD African e commerce forum

      APA-Nairobi (Kenya) — Key findings from assessments of what African countries need to do to benefit from e-commerce and the digital economy were at the center of discussions on Monday at the first minis...

    • WHO endorses Kenya’s Universal Health Coverage plan

      APA-Nairobi (Kenya) — The World Health Organization (WHO) on Monday endorsed Kenya’s ambitious Universal Health Coverage (UHC) programme, whose pilot phase President Uhuru Kenyatta is set to launch in K...


    APA-Conakry (Guinea) — The president of Guinea’s organizing committee of the 2023 African Cup of Nations (COCAN), Antonio Souare has ruled out any possibility of co-hosting the tournament with neighbouring Sierra Leone, saying this was never on the agenda.

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    APA-Abidjan (C/Ivoire) — Two Ivorian journalists detained two days ago over fake news have been released by a judge in the commercial capital Abidjan.

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    APA-Kigali (Rwanda) — The Rwanda National Electoral Commission (NEC) on Tuesday started dispatching voting materials, including ballot papers, voter lists and electoral ink to districts ahead of the August 4 presidential election.

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    APA-Dar es Salaam (Tanzania) — The Tanzanian government has set aside $5 million in the financial year 2017/18 to implement various nutrition projects in the country.

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    APA-Maputo (Mozambique) — Russia has agreed to convert part of Mozambique's debt into the implementation of the National School Meal Program (PRONAE) with the United Nations World Food Program.

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    APA-Mbabane (Swaziland) — The government of Swaziland has an outstanding medical bill of $8.4 million owed to both local and international suppliers, a report on the country's protracted drug shortage reveals.

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