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04-Feb-2019 to 14:22

Uganda’s Museveni to oversee formulation of EAC constitution

APA-Kampala (Uganda) — The 20thsummit of the East African Heads of State held over the weekend in THE Tanzania capital Arusha appointed Uganda’s President Yoweri Museveni to provide political guidance to experts currently drafting the EAC confederation constitution.

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04-Feb-2019 to 14:18

Ethio-telecom bags $594m profit in Q2

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — Ethio-telecom announced an over $594 million profit in the first half of this Ethiopian fiscal year (July-December 2018), achieving 80 percent of the target.

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04-Feb-2019 to 12:48

Ethiopia inaugurates new irrigation dam

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed on Sunday inaugurated a new dam built at a cost of more than $37 million in southern part of the country.

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03-Feb-2019 to 10:27

Cycling: Team Rwanda departs for Cameroon Tour de l’Espoir

APA-Kigali (Rwanda) — A contingent of six riders has left Kigali International Airport over the weekend for Cameroon where the Rwandan national cycling team is set to compete in this year’s Tour de l’Espoir.

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03-Feb-2019 to 10:09

Rwanda poised for World Cancer Day

APA-Kigali (Rwanda) — Rwanda is set to observe World Cancer Day on Sunday with a series of events aimed to raising awareness and helping in the prevention of the disease and support for patients.

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02-Feb-2019 to 16:44

Ethiopia joins Africa free trade area

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — The Council of Ministers on Saturday approved Ethiopia’s membership to the Africa Continental Free Trade Agreement (AfCFTA).

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02-Feb-2019 to 16:01

Kagame takes over as EAC chair

APA-Nairobi (Kenya) — East African Community leaders have lauded the regional body for the role it has played towards improving the economies of member countries.

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