GE Healthcare’s Senographe Pristina is engineered by Women for Women to help reduce pain, discomfort and anxiety women experience during mammography.
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Tanzania unveils first early breast cancer detection machine

GE Healthcare’s Senographe Pristina is engineered by Women for Women to help reduce pain, discomfort and anxiety women experience during mammography. The launch of the digital mammography system in line with the country’s Health Sector Strategic Plan to improve the prevention and management of non-communicable diseases. The Aga Khan Hospital, Dar es Salaam (AKHS) has […]

Assistant Secretary-General of COMESA, Dr Kipyego Cheluget, told the researchers that there was a ready demand for the research forum’s output.
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COMESA Annual Research Forum Underway Focusing on Trade and Innovation

The Sixth COMESA Annual Research Forum is underway in Nairobi, Kenya with over 80 leading academicians, trade experts from the public and private sector, policy think-tanks, and innovators in science and technology from the COMESA Member States attending. The week-long forum is intended to share knowledge and deliberate on empirical issues on how to promote […]

Kobo360 has been in beta operation in Kenya for five months, with access to over 3,000 trucks and truck owners.
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African e-Logistics Start-up sets up in Kenya to Power Coast-to-Coast operations

An African e-Logistics start-up, Kobo360, has launched its operations in Nairobi, Kenya, marking the company’s first physical expansion into East Africa. The new regional office, led by Kobo360 CEO – African region, Kagure Wamunyu, comes as the company looks to foster seamless intra-African trade by connecting and supporting cargo owners, truck owners & drivers, and cargo […]

The Sixth COMESA Annual Research Forum takes place next week, 2 – 6 September 2019 in Nairobi, Kenya.
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Researchers in COMESA to meet in Nairobi for their Sixth Annual Forum

The Sixth COMESA Annual Research Forum takes place next week, 2 – 6 September 2019 in Nairobi, Kenya. Policy think-tanks from the COMESA Member States, researchers, public and private sector trade experts, innovators in science and technology and representatives of development partners will attend to discuss emerging topical issues in regional integration. The theme for […]

COMESA Court of Justice and the COMESA Competition Commission are taking part in the largest gathering of Kenyan lawyers in Mombasa.
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COMESA Institutions Target Lawyers in Publicity Drive

COMESA Court of Justice and the COMESA Competition Commission are taking part in the largest gathering of Kenyan lawyers in Mombasa. The event has attracted over 1,200 lawyers thus providing the best opportunity for the two COMESA institutions to publicize their programmes amongst a strategic target group. COMESA Court Registrar Nyambura Mbatia, described the legal […]

Mauritius is firmly established as a favoured destination for South African travellers
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Mauritius opens up to East Africa with daily direct flights from Nairobi

Mauritius is firmly established as a favoured destination for South African travellers, and now the Indian Ocean island is attracting visitors from Kenya and East Africa with daily direct flights from Nairobi. Intra-African tourism is increasingly attractive for Africa’s emerging middle class and increasingly important for African economies. The type of connectivity created by Kenya Airways […]