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Tanzania secures US $272m for construction of an international airport

The government of Tanzania has announced to have secured US $272m loan from African Development Bank (AfDB) to construct an international airport in its capital city Dodoma.

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Economic 'game changer'? African leaders launch free-trade zone

NIAMEY (Reuters) - African leaders launched a continental free-trade zone on Sunday that if successful would unite 1.3 billion people, create a $3.4 trillion economic bloc and usher in a new era of development.

After four years of talks, an agreement to form a 55-nation

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THE 4TH ETHIOPIA INTERNATIONAL TRADE EXHIBITION 2021 AT ADDIS ABABA

The much awaited 4thedition of Ethiopia International Trade Exhibition 2021 will open on 23rd September from 10:00 AM to 6:00 PM for the public till 25th of September 2021. Held at the Millennium Hall in Addis Ababa, it is the one place to source new products, services and technology from around the world.

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Bee Farming An Annual Mission In Kenya

Over  30 metric tonnes of Kitui honey is procured by middlemen annually in a mission to fleece bee farmers, says Eutchus Katungi, Chairman of Kamaki Beekeepers Cooperative Society in Kitui South. Katungi  admits  that  unscrupulous  middlemen have  infiltrated  the multi-million Kitui County honey industry and are profiteering from it at the expense of bee farmers due to lack of proper market linkages.

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