BLOOMBERG 10 February 2019 by BELLA GENGA Talks pave way for manufacture of materials needed for cable Telkom Kenya to land cable poised to be largest in East Africa Kenya and Djibouti concluded initial negotiations for what could be the sub-region’s largest undersea fiber optic cable, according to the East African nation’s government. That could pave the way...

QUARTZ AFRICA 5 February 2019 by  ABDI LATIF DAHIR Hugging the shores of the Indian Ocean, Kenya’s Mombasa port is one of the biggest and busiest harbors...

NEW BUSINESS ETHIOPIA 2 February 2019 The Council of Minister of Ethiopia today approves the African Continental Free Trade Agreement (AfCFTA), which...

DAILY NATION 27 January 2019 by KEVIN J KELLEY Chinese soldiers applaud during a military parade at the Zhurihe training base in China’s northern...

DAILY NATION 25 January 2019 by AGGREY MUTAMBO Foreign Affairs Chief Administrative Secretary Ababu Namwamba confers with EU High Representative for Foreign...

PULITZER CENTER THE NATIONAL 22 January 2019 by ISMAIL EINASHE Image courtesy of the Kremlin. 2018. Last Tuesday, 21 people were killed and many more...

THE NATIONAL 21 January 2019 by ISMAIL EINASHE To many, Trump’s new economic and security strategy looks like a desperate scramble to regain power...

THE WASHINGTON POST AFRICA 17 January 2019 by MAX BEARAK Kenyan police officers return from the scene inside a business complex in Nairobi, a day after...

AFRICA NEWS 16 January 2019 by ABDUR RAHMAN ALFA SHABAN For a populous nation as Ethiopia – on record as Africa’s second biggest only behind Nigeria,...

ALJAZEERA 15 January 2019 Al-Shabaab fighters perform military exercises in Somalia [File: Farah Abdi Warsameh/AP] Al-Shabab is an armed group based...