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  • Water deal crucial for Kenya oil project might slip into third quarter: Tullow

    A deal with local Kenyan authorities that would allow Tullow Oil to pump water to pressurise oil wells, crucial for a final green light for the country’s only oil project, may be slightly delayed

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  • Tanzania and Barrick Gold reach final operating agreement

    The Barrick Gold Corporation has negotiated a deal to end the dispute between its subsidiary Acacia Mining and the Tanzanian government. Under terms of the deal, Barrick will pay Tanzania $300

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  • House Dems introduce measure to revoke Trump border edict

    Photo (AP) House Democrats on Friday introduced a resolution to block the national emergency declaration that President Donald Trump issued to fund his long-sought wall along the U.S-Mexico

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  • Withdrawal of 1,000 Burundian soldiers from Somalia begins

    An official in Burundi says the withdrawal of 1,000 Burundian soldiers from the African Union regional force in Somalia has begun. The military official in Burundi, who insisted on anonymity

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  • Kenya-Somalia maritime dispute: We will not cede an inch to anyone – CS Juma

    The government has maintained that it will not cede even an inch of its soil to anyone or any state. Foreign Affairs CS Monica Juma on Thursday evening said the government is waiting for a

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Water deal crucial for Kenya oil project might slip into third quarter: Tullow

A deal with local Kenyan authorities that would allow Tullow Oil to pump water to pressurise oil wells, crucial for a final green light for the country’s only oil project, may be slightly delayed

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Three-nation Nile talks over Ethiopian dam collapse

Sudanese Foreign Minister Ibrahim Ghandour said on Friday that a fresh round of talks to respond to Egypt’s concerns over a mega dam being built by Ethiopia on the Nile has failed A 17-hour

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An Israeli celebrity wedding exposes difficulties for Arab-Jewish couples

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