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Africa Tomorrow  

Africa Tomorrow |

Kenyans might be better off trying to contain terrorism than eliminating it

The pressure is back again on the Kenyan government over its handling of terrorism after suspected Al-Shabaab militants on Monday night ambushed a police patrol near Garissa — the scene of last month’s university massacre where at least 140 university students were killed.

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Africa Tomorrow |

Uganda: trial of World Cup bombers sheds light on East Africa’s terror matrix

Uganda knowingly walked into the War on Terror in 2007 when the Parliament approved the deployment of 4,400 soldiers within Somalia as part of the African Union Mission in Somalia (AMISOM). At the time, AMISOM controlled only a few buildings in the Somali capital, Mogadishu.

 

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Tanzania Today  

Tanzania Today |

Investors want new media bill dropped

The stand-off between the government and media owners over the proposed new media bill is far from over, with the investors demanding yesterday that the document be shelved for the time being.

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Tanzania Today |

Tanzania: Govt Sets Plan to Train Experts in Oil, Gas Sectors

The Government has set an ambitious goal to train 1,350 graduates in geology and minerals explorations, oil and gas geosciences, mining and minerals processing and mining environmental management by June next year.

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FES Tanzania  

FES Tanzania |

YLF Block Session I

Find information, speeches and interesting facts about our first YLF Session of the year that took place last weekend.

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FES Tanzania |

Young Leaders 2014 graduation ceremony

On Friday 8th of April, the 2014 Young Leaders graduated from the program with a well attended ceremony. The guest of honor was Hon. Amour Khamis, Judge of the High Court of Tanzania, Tanga and former trainee of the YLF program.

Click here to read his speech.

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