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Police officers fire tear gas canisters during a protest over proposed tax hikes in a finance bill that is due to be tabled in parliament in Nairobi, Kenya, Thursday, June 20, 2024.
AP / Andrew Kasuku
2024-06-25, Al Jazeera
Protesters plan to hit Kenya’s streets on Tuesday after calling for a nationwide strike as they seek to pressure the government over controversial tax reforms that are...
Public minibus are submerged in the flooded streets of Dar salaam, Tanzania Thursday, April 25, 2024. Flooding in Tanzania caused by weeks of heavy rain has killed 155 people and affected more than 200,000 others, the prime minister said Thursday.
AP
2024-05-03, Al Jazeera
Kenya and Tanzania have been bracing for a cyclone on the heels of torrential rains and floods that have devastated East Africa, killing nearly 400 people and forcing...
Malindi, Kenya
Creative Commons / Andrea Albini
2023-08-22, Asiatimes
Having spent the last five weeks in East Africa after a long hiatus, I sensed that Kenyans are more confident than at any time since achieving independence in 1963 of...
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Capital Ethiopia: The Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Uganda is pleased to announce the successful conclusion of the NorthernCorridorIntegrationProjects (NCIPs) National Coordinators’ Virtual Meeting held on 10th July 2024. This significant meeting, convened by Ms. Clementine...
Russia Today: William Ruto’s controversial tax reforms have led to weeks of unrest in KenyaKenyan President William Ruto has dismissed all of his cabinet ministers and vowed to form a new government, following three weeks of deadly protests over tax hikes and government...
Vietnam News: The ancient city of Hội An has been named at No 1 place in the Top Best-Value Destination in the World in 2024 by The Post Office UK. HỘI AN — The ancient city of Hội An has been named at No 1 place in the Top Best-Value Destination in...
The Hill: On Sunday, hundreds of Kenyans flooded into the center of Nairobi, demanding PresidentWilliam Ruto step down. Ruto, whose presidency may not survive nationwide demonstrations, is one of America’s closest partners in Africa. Whatever happens to the embattled...
B & FT Online: In the realm of global geopolitics and economic development, the relationship between China and Africa has emerged as one of the most dynamic and consequential of the 21st century. Central to this relationship is the Forum on China-Africa Cooperation (FOCAC),...
China Daily: Regional leaders and stakeholders are pushing for amendment of the treaty of the East African Community (EAC) to adopt Kiswahili as an official language of the bloc. The leaders urged the EAC council of ministers to speed up the process, noting that the use of...