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Obama's brother to vote for Trump

Obama's brother to vote for Trump

"He appeals to me and also I think that he is down to earth and he speaks from the heart and he is not trying to be politically correct."
Tanzania hands out cash to help its very poorest kickstart businesses

Tanzania hands out cash to help its very poorest kickstart businesses

Tanzania's poorest get cash to start businesses.
Burundi faces foreign exchange shortage as aid dries up

Burundi faces foreign exchange shortage as aid dries up, crisis grinds...

Bloody violence and a faltering economy have gripped Burundi since April of last year.
Tanzania gets $7.6 bln loan from China's Exim Bank for railway

Tanzania gets $7.6 bln loan from China's Exim Bank for railway

Tanzania wants to profit from its long coastline and upgrade its rickety railways and roads to serve growing economies.
Automakers seen investing $615 mn in S.Africa this year

Kenya's new vehicle sales plunge 30 pct in first half

Most buyers of new vehicles, like light commercial trucks, rely on asset financing facilities.
Op-Ed: Budget 2017/18 – "The Great Pretenders?"

Surging heroin use threatens Kenya's HIV/AIDS gains

Narcotics have spilled on to the local market, where people are largely unaware that injecting drugs can lead to HIV infection.
African youth can look forward to "tangible commitments" from UN trade conference

African youth can look forward to "tangible commitments" from UN trade...

“Africa is the most youthful continent in the world - 200 million out of one billion people in Africa are young people"
U.S. seeks to reassure South Sudan on troops sent to Juba

U.S. seeks to reassure South Sudan on troops sent to Juba

The United States wants to reassure the people and the government of South Sudan that it has no plans to target any government.
Uganda's president opposes arms embargo on South Sudan

Uganda's president opposes arms embargo on South Sudan

The statement came after U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon urged the Security Council to block arms sales.
Exclusive Interview with President Omar Al-Bashir

Exclusive Interview with President Omar Al-Bashir

CNBC Africa’s Bonney Tunya had an exclusive conversation with the president of Sudan.
Burundi general seeks to oust president he accuses of dividing nation

U.N. Security Council mulls sending up to 228 police to Burundi

Burundi's U.N. ambassador, Albert Shingiro, said on Friday his country would only accept up to 50 unarmed U.N. police.
Uganda troops in South Sudan to evacuate citizens after violence

Uganda troops in South Sudan to evacuate citizens after violence

Many foreigners have been evacuated from South Sudan, the world's newest nation which is still recovering from the civil war.
Suspected Islamist recruiter kills four at Kenyan police station: officer

Suspected Islamist recruiter kills four at Kenyan police station: officer

Al Shabaab has launched a series of attacks against Kenya in recent years, including using local recruits.
Shooting heard in tense South Sudan's capital Juba - residents

South Sudanese emerge from shelters after heavy fighting

The violence has raised fears of a collapse of a nearly one-year-old peace deal that was supposed to end two years of war.
Uganda says concludes interest rate swap deal over Chinese loan

Uganda says concludes interest rate swap deal over Chinese loan

Uganda secured a loan totaling $1.44 billion from China via its Exim Bank to help finance the 600 megawatt (MW) Karuma hydropower plant.
Shooting heard in tense South Sudan's capital Juba - residents

Heavy fighting in South Sudan risks return to civil war

Clashes between the forces of President Salva Kiir and Riek Macha have killed hundreds of people since they broke out in the capital Juba.
Kenya ranks among top five improving nations in corporate governance

Kenya ranks among top five improving nations in corporate governance

"There is a very close correlation between the state of a country's economic and political development."
Kenya Airways halts flights to South Sudan capital Juba

Kenya Airways halts flights to South Sudan capital Juba

Kenya Airways suspended flights to South Sudan's capital Juba after a flare-up of fighting between rival factions in the unity government.
Shooting heard in tense South Sudan's capital Juba - residents

Scores killed in South Sudan fighting, gunfire erupts in capital

About 272 were killed as fighting broke out between South Sudan's rival factions in the capital Juba, including 33 civilians.
South Sudan joins East African Community club

Kenya calls on South Sudan leaders to end crisis as violence...

The violence raises fears South Sudan could slide back into conflict.
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