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South Sudan’s president Kiir says ready to accept peace deal

JUBA - South Sudan’s President Salva Kiir said he is ready to accept a peace deal to end a civil war and set up...

Eritrean troops withdraw from Ethiopia border – Eritrean Press

ASMARA - Eritrea has pulled troops back from the heavily militarised border with Ethiopia as a “gesture of reconciliation” with its giant neighbour and...

Kiir criticises the five vice-presidents formula

President Salva Kiir has criticised the South Sudanese peace mediators for introducing five presidents' post in the proposed government structure. Speaking at the swearing-in of...

Ethiopia appoints ambassador to Eritrea – Fana TV

ADDIS ABABA,- Ethiopia has appointed its first ambassador to Eritrea in two decades in the latest sign of rapprochement after a border war, the...

Train ferrying petroleum derails at Kibarani in Mombasa

A cargo train ferrying more 100,000 litres of petroleum from Mombasa port has derailed at Kibarani, causing traffic woes into the central business district...

Airbus inks deal to sell passenger planes to Uganda

Airbus said on Wednesday it had signed an agreement to sell two commercial passenger planes to Uganda as part of the country’s plan to...

The truth behind Kenya Power billing scam

In the Kenya Power annual report for the year ended June 2017, most of the company’s executive managers who are in the dock for...

Embu crash death toll rises to six

The death toll in the Embu County car crash has risen to six. Three people are still admitted at Embu Level Five Hospital following the...

Uganda Airlines signs deal to buy 4 Bombardier jets, two airbuses

Canadian Jet Manufacturer Bombardier Commercial Aircraft on Wednesday announced that it had signed a firm order for four new CRJ900 regional jets with Uganda...

Flags, flowers greet first Ethiopia-Eritrea flight in 20 years

The first commercial flight from Ethiopia to Eritrea in 20 years landed safely in Asmara on Wednesday to be greeted by dancers waving flags...