Archive for Category: "East Africa"

Coffee sold in Kenyan rises in 2013/14

Coffee sold in Kenyan rises in 2013/14

The value of coffee sold at Kenya’s auction climbed 37 percent to $174.1 million in the year to September, helped by higher global prices and better quality crops,

Ouganda: visite du leader nord-coréen

Ouganda: visite du leader nord-coréen

Le chef de l’Etat nord-coréen, Kim Yong-Nam, est ce mercredi en Ouganda pour une visite de quatre jours. Selon la présidence ougandaise, il vient

Ugandan rebels attacks Congo

Ugandan rebels attacks Congo

Ugandan rebels suspected of massacring at least 80 people in northeastern Democratic Republic of Congo this month

China sign with Tanzania investment deals worth $1.7 billion

China sign with Tanzania investment deals worth $1.7 billion

Tanzania and China have signed investment deals worth more than $1.7 billion, including one to build a satellite city

Kenyan judge halts major east African rail project

Kenya’s High Court halted work on a major rail line between Mombasa and Nairobi on Thursday, threatening

Sudan’s Bashir candidate for 2015 elections

Sudan’s Bashir candidate for 2015 elections

Sudan’s President Omar Hassan al-Bashir has been chosen as the ruling party’s candidate in presidential elections

7 people died in a car blast in Somalia

7 people died in a car blast in Somalia

Suspected Islamist rebels detonated a car bomb in front of a popular cafe in the centre of the Somali capital

Somalia’s Islamist rebels down but not out

Somalia’s Islamist rebels down but not out

Military strikes that drove al Shabaab rebels from a strategic Somali port this week and killed their leader last month

Uhuru Kenyatta at the ICC

Uhuru Kenyatta at the ICC

A defence attorney for President Uhuru Kenyatta called on judges at the International Criminal Court to throw out allegations of crimes against humanity,

Kenya: Uhuru Kenyatta à la Haye

Kenya: Uhuru Kenyatta à la Haye

Le président kenyan Uhuru Kenyatta sera ce mercredi le premier chef d’Etat à comparaître en cours de mandat devant la Cour pénale internationale,

Ouganda: un virus fait surface

Ouganda: un virus fait surface

Une personne est morte de la fièvre hémorragique Marburg, un virus similaire à celui d’Ebola. Et 80 autres personnes ont été placées en quarantaine, selon les autorités sanitaires ougandaises.

Somali troops retake Barawe

Somali troops retake Barawe

African Union and Somali troops took control on Sunday of the al Shabaab militant stronghold of Barawe on the southern Somali coast,

Kenya: Uhuru Kenyatta attendu à la CPI

Kenya: Uhuru Kenyatta attendu à la CPI

Le chef de l’Etat kényan, Uhuru Kenyatta, accusé de crimes contre l’humanité par la CPI après les violences électorales

Six killed in gunfight in Somalia

Six killed in gunfight in Somalia

Six people were killed in central Somalia in a gunfight over a supposed ransom payment tied to the release

Ugandan president removes prime minister

Ugandan president removes prime minister

Ugandan President Yoweri Museveni has replaced his prime minister, the government said in a statement on Friday,