Tuesday, September 25, 2018

Egypt’s Strategic Water Security: The myth and the truth

Following to the end of the second world war Egypt’s failure to integrate Eritrea to its territories, due to Emperor Haile Selassie’s superior diplomatic...

Kenya, Djibouti sign four pacts to deepen trade and bilateral links

Kenya and Djibouti have signed four agreements aimed at boosting trade and deepening bilateral links. The agreements were signed at State House, Nairobi, where President...

Banned In Ethiopia: Crossed Wrists, Free Speech Are Crimes Under State Of Emergency

There has been no internet connection in Addis Ababa for the past week and if you can access social media, it’s now a punishable...

China ‘negotiates military base’ in Djibouti

Beijing's presence "welcomed", raising prospect of US and Chinese bases side-by-side in tiny Horn of Africa nation. China is negotiating a military base in a strategic...

Cameroon’s anti-Boko Haram strategy hampers commerce

Cameroon has sealed parts of its long river border with Nigeria and prohibited travel from dusk to dawn as part of its measures to...

Djibouti lays cornerstone for new airport

ADDIS ABABA - Djiboutian President Ismail Omar Guelleh on Monday laid the cornerstone for the planned construction of a new airport as part of...

Why Kenya Must Ditch Technology For Historic Presidential Election Re-Run

In a surprising but not unfathomable announcement, Kenya’s electoral commission confirmed that the IT infrastructure deployed during the country’s recently nullified presidential election will again be...

Burundi threatens to sue AU, pull out troops from Somalia

Burundi has threatened to sue the African Union (AU) over failure to pay its peacekeeping troops in Somalia. President Pierre Nkurunziza said the Burundian forces...

Kenyan teachers not that badly paid, data shows

Kenyan teachers are not only the best paid in East Africa, but also earn almost 12 times more than the country’s average pay, a...

Djibouti to build 300MW solar power plant

Djibouti has launched a project to build a 300-megawatt (MW) solar power plant and is planning a 60 MW wind farm as part of an initiative to generate all th

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Gass shuffles cards as Puntland security undergoes unpredictable shifts

As Puntland inches nearer to the December presidential 'elections', security issues seem to be dominating attention more than should be the case in similar circumstances. Not...

Somalia: Assailants hit Puntland President where it hurts most killing one of his guards

A witness says assailants killed a member of Puntland Presidential guard unit and injured another in a shooting in the commercial city of Bossasso...

Somalia regional states’ leaders fail to turn up for meeting with Farmajo

Leaders of Somalia’s regional states did not turn up to a meeting with the country’s president which was scheduled to take place in the...