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Kenya Airways suspends flights to eight destinations

Barely a week after Kenya opened its airspace for international flights, the national carrier Kenya Airways has suspended flights to eight destinations in the...

Nigeria bars airlines from eight countries as international flights resume

The Nigerian government barred eight airlines from entering the West African nation as it resumed international flights operations. The airlines are: Air France, KLM Royal...

Several countries racing to have Africa’s tallest building

Currently, the distinction of being Africa's tallest building belongs to The Leonardo, in Johannesburg’s upmarket Sandton neighborhood. The skyscraper stands 234m high but projects...

Uganda’s growing middle class turning to bottled water over soda

Bottled water has become one of fastest growing businesses in Uganda over the past decade. Producers say the changing lifestyle of the growing middle class...

Kenyan entrepreneur upcycles old clothes into functional bags

The passion for buying locally made products is growing at a fast pace in Kenya, and these days, importers of designer handbags - both...

Four African countries added to EU blacklist for money laundering

The European Commission added four African countries to a new list of countries that pose financial risks to the European Union due to anti-money...

Ethiopian Airlines suspends flights to 30 countries

Africa’s largest carrier Ethiopian Airlines has suspended flights to 30 countries, as part of the measures to combat the spread of coronavirus pandemic with...

Billionaires Club: Top 20 billionaires have a combined net worth of...

A record 2,043 billionaires made Forbes' 31st annual ranking of the world's billionaires, as featured in Forbes magazine. Bill Gates remains in the top spot...

Ethiopian government unveils new currency notes

Ethiopians have a three-month window within which they will be able to exchange old currency notes for new ones from the banks after the...

Russia to help Ethiopia in development of nuclear energy

Ethiopia and Russia have signed an agreement on cooperation in peaceful use of nuclear energy. The Memorandum is the first of its kind between the...
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