22 February 2020


East Africa: EAC Heads of State Summit Postponed Once Again (2)
22 February 2020 The East African (Nairobi) By Patty Magubira The 21st East African Community (EAC) Heads of State Summit, which was scheduled for February 29, 2020, has been postponed yet due to lack of quorum. It was initially scheduled for November 30, 2019, but was rescheduled to February 29 due to lack of quorum. In a letter sent to partner states, Secretary General Liberat Mfumukeko also postponed the 41st Extra-Ordinary Meeting of the EAC Council of
Uganda-Rwanda border opening delayed (3)
APA-Kampala (Uganda) The Uganda-Rwanda border at Gatuna/Katuna which was shut last year will reopen but not before Kampala investigates claims that its operatives are harbouring dissidents of the government in Kigali. This was agreed during the fourth quadripartite summit between Uganda's President Yoweri Museveni, Rwanda's Paul Kagame, Angola's Joao Manuel Lourenco and DR Congo's Felix Tshisekedi on Friday.
'Boom Boom' Okwiri ticking with intent (1)
Saturday February 22 2020 Olympian Rayton Okwiri during a training session at the Kaloleni Social Hall on December 11, 2019.
Museveni, Kagame meet again today (1)
Friday February 21 2020 In Summary Although the two countries do not have an extradition treaty, the swapping of prisoners, including the expected deportation of the two suspected armed attackers, has been agreed upon to de-escalate tensions. Kampala . President Museveni and Rwandan counterpart Paul Kagame will meet today at the border town of Katuna to discuss the reopening of the main crossing, a year after Kigali shut it down.
Gold futures rise to 7-year high as downbeat economic data fuel haven demand (5)
2020-02-22 10:45:22Xinhua Editor : Feng Shuang ECNS App Download Gold futures on the COMEX division of the New York Mercantile Exchange on Friday rose to the highest level since February 2013, as downbeat economic data fueled haven demand for the yellow metal. The most active gold contract for April delivery added 28.3 U.S.
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