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13-Sep-2019 to 10:29

Ethiopia celebrates New Year

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — Ethiopians across the nations on Thursday celebrated the beginning of the new year otherwise called 'Enkutatash'.

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13-Sep-2019 to 10:26

Ethiopia: Nine hurt after grenade attack

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — A grenade attack at a police station in Burayu town, 10 kilometers west of the Ethiopian capital Addis Ababa, has left nine people injured.

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13-Sep-2019 to 10:21

UN, WB urge sustained funding to relieve Somalia famine

APA-Nairobi(Kenya) — With the latest analysis showing that Somalia’s main harvest was the worst since the famine in 2011, Under-Secretary-General (USG) for Humanitarian Affairs and Emergency Relief Coordinator Mark Lowcock has called for sustained funding to protect recent gains made in beating back hunger.

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12-Sep-2019 to 23:41

Rwandan leader receives UN Special Envoy for Great Lakes

APA - Kigali (Rwanda) — Rwandan President Paul Kagame on Thursday received the Special Envoy of the UN Secretary General on Great Lakes, Huang Xia and his delegation currently on tour who is visiting the region to review regional political and security developments in the sub-region.

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12-Sep-2019 to 23:00

PPPs key to sustainable financing in Africa- UNCTAD

APA-Nairobi(Kenya) — The Secretary General of the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development, (UNCTAD), Dr. Mukhisa Kituyi on Thursday said that Public Private Partnerships play an important role in ensuring sustainable financing solutions among African countries.

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12-Sep-2019 to 12:04

Kenya’s tourism to reap from travel agent conference

APA-Nairobi(Kenya) — Kenya is set to benefit from a major United States (US) Travel Agents Association event to be held on the 13th and 14th of September in Chicago to increase tourist numbers into the country.

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12-Sep-2019 to 09:48

Kenya bans child adoption by foreigners

APA-Nairobi(Kenya) — Kenya’s cabinet on Thursday announced an immediate ban on adoption of children by foreign nationals.

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