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XCMG Launches Third Stage of Water Cellar Project in Ethiopia

GUDURU, Ethiopia, Dec. 17, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — XCMG, China’s leading construction machinery manufacturer, has announced the third stage of its African Water Cellar Project at bauma China 2018. The company’s 4.43 million yuan (US$643,119) joint …

BURUNDI TO ATTEND EAC SUMMIT AFTER POSTPONEMENT: SPOKESMAN

BUJUMBURA, Burundi- Burundi will attend a forthcoming summit of heads of state of the six-member East African Community (EAC), due on Dec 27, in Tanzania’s Arusha, after it was postponed, due to Burundi’s absence, Burundian …

U.S. MILITARY AIR STRIKE KILLS EIGHT AL-SHABAB MILITANTS IN SOMALIA

MOGADISHU, Somalia- The United States military said, it conducted an air strike in Somalia on Saturday, killing eight al-Shabab terrorists.

The U.S. Africa Command (Africom) said, no civilian was killed in the latest drone strike, …

ZIMBABWE’S RULING PARTY CONFERENCE ENDORSES MNANGAGWA FOR 2023 ELECTIONS

HARARE, Zimbabwe- The 17th ZANU-PF annual national people’s conference, ended in Esigodini, Matabeleland South Province, on Saturday, with all Provinces endorsing President EmmersonMnangagwa as the party’s sole candidate for the next elections, due in 2023. …

IGAD MEDIATION SUPPORT UNIT REPORT PROGRESS TO THE IGAD COMMITTEE OF AMBASSADORS

Juba, South Sudan: The IGAD Mediation Support Unit (MSU) from December 11-12, 2018 held a two day meeting in Juba, South Sudan with an aim to update the IGAD Committee of Ambassadors (CoA) on the …