Top News Stories in East Africa

The East African Business Week provides a selection of top stories from our region and elsewhere.  Here follows a few of the articles that appeared recently – events that were considered important:

Improved wildlife management for tourism is a major goal in the region.

Improved wildlife management for tourism is a major goal in the region and so this kind of accident is indeed tragic.

The gorilla was trying to climb on some branches that were rotten.

The gorilla was trying to climb on some branches that were rotten.

This is good news by way of indicating the progress that has been made here during the last few years of peace-building and reform .

This is good news by way of indicating the progress that has been made here during the last few years of peace-building and reform .

Although tourism has fallen in East Africa due to global financial turns, investments are continuing

Although tourism has fallen in East Africa due to global financial turns, investments are continuing

Obamamania spread throughout the region

Obamamania has spread throughout the region

Kenyans were very put out that Obama decided to visit Ghana

Kenyans were very put out that Obama decided to visit Ghana

In the meantime, Chinese assistance has been directed to very practical problems

In the meantime, Chinese assistance has been directed to very practical problems

Rainwater tanks for smallholders in eastern Burundi, where I consult from time to time

Rainwater tanks for smallholders in eastern Burundi, where some of my work takes place.

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With a group of BaTwa (pygmy) women potters, with whom we've worked to enhance production and sales of their wonderful pots - fantastic for cooking and serving. To see the 2 blogs on this work enter 'batwa pots' into the search engine located just above this picture. Blog entries throughout this site are about Africa, as well as about the Middle East and life in general - reflecting over 35 years of work and research in Africa and the Middle East – Come and join me!
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