Friday, October 23, 2020

Kenya: Had Extremists Found Home in Isiolo County?

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Why have deployments of anti-terrorism police and community-police partnerships failed to stop recruitment by al-Shabaab? Violent extremism is taking hold in Kenya’s Isiolo County, positioning...

EAC Officially Endorses Amina to Lead WTO

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The East African Community (EAC) has officially endorsed the candidature of Kenya's Amina Mohamed in the race to head the World Trade Organisation (WTO)....

Horn of Africa at Crossroads: Fragility in Domestic Politics and Tradeoffs in External Actors’...

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The colossal rivalry between numerous international and global actors foisted on the Horn of Africa region, at present, due to geostrategic interests can only...

Somalia Court Sentences Al-Shabab Member to Life Sentence for Role in US Base Attack

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A military court in Somalia has sentenced a militant Islamist to life in prison for his role in a deadly attack on a US...

Revealed: The CIA and MI6’s Secret War in Kenya

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US and Kenyan diplomatic and intelligence officials tell Declassified UK why the CIA set up a covert paramilitary counter-terror team, how it flies recruits...

World Bank Appoints Keith Hansen for Kenya, Rwanda, Somalia, Uganda Office

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The World Bank has appointed Keith Hansen as the new Country Director for Kenya, Rwanda, Somalia, and Uganda effective September 8, 2020. Hansen, who has...

To End Miraa Ban, Somalia Demands of Kenya to Desist from Interference in ‘Internal...

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The Somalia government has given Kenya five conditions ahead of lifting the blockade of miraa imports. Nyambene Miraa Traders Association (Nyamita) reckon that talks to...

Kenyan Traders Lose KShs 8 Milion as Somalia Turns Away a Miraa Cargo Flight...

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Miraa traders are up in arms after another plane ferrying 11 tonnes of the produce to Puntland in Somalia was turned back for allegedly...

Donkey Blamed for Plane Crash in Somalia

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A Kenyan plane owned by Bluebird Aviation crash-landed in Beledweyne, Somalia on Tuesday, July 14 after trying to avoid hitting a donkey on the runway. The...

Kenya Traders demand Direct Flights to Hargeisa

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Traders term Mogadishu airspace hostile and unsafe opting for direct flights to Somaliland where a burgeoning relationship is in the making The Kenyan business community...