US starts talks on free trade agreement with Kenya

WASHINGTON (AP) — The United States and Kenya began talks on a free trade agreement Wednesday that would mark the first U.S. trade deal with a sub-Saharan nation. “We look forward t...

Saudi, Briton join race for top WTO post as deadline looms

GENEVA (AP) — Britain and Saudi Arabia put forward late entries for the contest to become the next director-general of the World Trade Organization, joining six others aspiring to lead the Geneva-base...

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Tear gas, arrests as Kenyans protest police brutality

NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — Kenyan police on Tuesday fired tear gas and detained scores of protesters demanding an end to police brutality. About 100 people took part in demonstrations acr...

Burundian refugees in Tanzania face new pressure to go home

NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — Burundian refugees in Tanzania say they fear being forced to return to their country now that a new president has taken power and invited them home. Hundreds of...

Vodacom Tanzania: Send money to Tanzania from anywhere around the World

Over 200 countries can send and receive money via Vodacom's Tanzania M-Pesa.The mobile Money services continues to drive economic growth and financial inclusion in Africa.Dar es Salaam, Tanzania - EQS...

Burundi starts taking COVID-19 seriously, begins screening

NAIROBI,Kenya (AP) — Burundi launched a campaign of mass screening for COVID-19 on Monday in the country's largest city Bujumbura, indicating that the new president is changing policies to combat the ...

Kenyans protest cop who allegedly killed man over sanitizer

NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — Residents of a small town in western Kenya set fire to a police station and damaged several vehicles after a police officer allegedly killed a man over a dispute about hand sanit...

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Africa starts opening airspace even as COVID-19 cases climb

JOHANNESBURG (AP) — As COVID-19 cases surged in many parts of the world, the island nation of the Seychelles was looking good: 70-plus straight days without a single infection. Then the planes arrived...

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