13 March 2019 As China’s Belt and Road Initiative (BRI) reaches its fifth year, tales of corruption are plaguing the scheme. The BRI has focused on...

AFRICA TIMES 20 March 2019 China is again denying any untoward economic goals in Djibouti and other African nations, as Beijing gets set to host the next...

Reuters 18 March 2019 by JOHN IRISH   NAIROBI (Reuters) – On a trip to East Africa last week, a beaming French President Emmanuel Macron was...

BLOOMBERG 12 March 2019 by HELENE FOUQUET French president begins three-day visit to East Africa China has ramped up presence in region with troops...

THE EAST AFRICAN 9 March 2019 President Uhuru Kenyatta with Ethiopian PM Abiy Ahmed attend the Kenya-Ethiopia Trade and Investment Forum in Addis Ababa...

NEW BUSINESS ETHIOPIA 6 March 2019 Initiated by the reformist Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed of Ethiopia, the leaders of Somalia and Kenya met today to peacefully resolve their dispute over the Mediterranean Sea oil. “Through the leadership of PM Abiy Ahmed, President Kenyatta and President Mohamed Abdullahi met this morning to discuss extensively on the source of the two...

DAILY NATION 7 March 2019 by AGGREY MUTAMBO Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed is proposing that Kenya and Somalia deal with their sea boundary dispute...

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...