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Uganda Si China, Yoweri Museveni On Balance As China Allegedly Takes Over Uganda Airport

Uganda might soon join the list of countries that have fallen prey to the infamous Chinese debt trap strategy. The country risks losing its only international airport, the Entebbe International Airport, to China. China’s Export-Import(EXIM) Bank lent Uganda $207 million at two per cent upon disbursement, in 2015.

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Uganda Si China, Yoweri Museveni On Balance As China Allegedly Takes Over Uganda Airport

OTHERS

Kenyans Reacts After A Tycoon Buys Raila A Campaign Plane From 73 Auctioned Planes By KAA

Some of the auctioned aeroplanes by Kenya Airport Authority (KAA) at Wilson Airport in Nairobi. A section of Kenyans have urged the Orange Democratic Movement (ODM) party leader Raila Odinga, to reject the recent offer from Mount Kenya Businessman David Njuguna who has bought him a campaign plane from among the auctioned aeroplanes by Kenya Airports Authority (KAA).

  10 days ago ago
Kenyans Reacts After A Tycoon Buys Raila A Campaign Plane From 73 Auctioned Planes By KAA

ECONOMY-FINANCE

Confusion In Uganda As China Takes Over Entebbe Airport After Museveni's Govt. Failed To Repay Loan

Uganda Civil Aviation Authority says if not amended, some provisions in Financing Agreement for the loan the country obtained to expand Entebbe International Airport, expose the airport and other government assets to potential attachments and take-over by China upon arbitration awards in Beijing. Top Ugandan officials have been boxed into a corner of bother after lenders in China rejected their request to re-negotiate ‘toxic clauses’ in the $200m (Shs713b) loan picked six years ago to expand Entebbe International Airport.

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Confusion In Uganda As China Takes Over Entebbe Airport After Museveni's Govt. Failed To Repay Loan

TRAVEL

Kenya On Development Mode As JKIA Set To Have State Of The Art And Modernized Terminals

Kenya is currently facing a phase of infrastructural development with different projects dotting the country. Kenya Airports Authority has unveiled a mega project currently going at Jomo Kenyatta International Airport, JKIA which is now 60% complete. According to information shared on their Twitter account,KAA, Kenya Airports Authority has revealed that the current progress on the modernization of Terminal1B and C to improve check in, security screening,retail operations and passenger lounge experience was at 60% completion rate.

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Kenya On Development Mode As JKIA Set To Have State Of The Art And Modernized Terminals

ECONOMY-FINANCE

China Bank That Financed SGR, Seizes Uganda's Entebee Airport After Country Defaulted its Loan

The Chinese Exim Bank, which sponsored Kenya's Standard Gauge Railway (SGR) and other infrastructure development projects, is attempting to acquire Uganda's Entebbe International Airport. Following the delayed repayment of a Ksh22 billion debt owed to a Chinese lender, Kampala now faces the possibility of losing its sole international airport.

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China Bank That Financed SGR, Seizes Uganda's Entebee Airport After Country Defaulted its Loan

ENVIRONMENT

10 Most Weird Things Found In The Airport By The Security Personnel; See Photos

1. Dead snakes found at the Atlanta international Airport This was a shocking event in the year 2007 at the Atlanta international Airport. A Korean man had a suitcase that had jars and bottles filled with snakes that were venomous. All of the snakes were dead and that is what made many people wonder what he was going to do with the dead snakes.

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10 Most Weird Things Found In The Airport By The Security Personnel; See Photos

ECONOMY-FINANCE

3 Megaprojects in the World That Cost Billions of Money But Remain Majorly Unused

If you sometimes wonder where your taxes end up, we’ve got the answer for you; failed, outrageously expensive megaprojects. Did you know that there is a capital city that was built for millions of people but remains practically empty and unutilized? Here are five expensive megaprojects from around the world that were abandoned, significantly delayed, remain almost empty to this day, and cost way more than the initial estimate.

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3 Megaprojects in the World That Cost Billions of Money But Remain Majorly Unused

TRAVEL

Breaking News: Kenya Is Lucky, Jombo Kenyatta International Airport to Dar es salaam Route Resumed

By great luck, Kenyans are acquiring another great opportunity to access a first means of trade and transpotation,this follows on today's great news from Eng.Ladislaus Matindi,the managing Director and CEO of Air Tanzanian. "We are extremely delighted to resume the route,which is one of the most significant destination in East Africa and a key aviation hub as well," said Eng.Ladislaus Matindi.

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Breaking News: Kenya Is Lucky, Jombo Kenyatta International Airport to Dar es salaam Route Resumed

ECONOMY-FINANCE

Chinese Firm That Financed SGR To Take Over Uganda's Airport After They Defaulted To Repay Loan

The Exim Bank of China is on a high road towards acquiring Uganda's only International Airport, Entebbe. The airport which was built in 1972 is at the mercy of the Chinese after the Ugandan government defaultted paying a loan that was meant to upgrade the airport. It all started on 17th November 2015 when Museveni's government sought the help of the Chinese Exim Bank to facelift the airport.

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Chinese Firm That Financed SGR To Take Over Uganda's Airport After They Defaulted To Repay Loan

TRAVEL

Uganda to Lose Entebbe International Airport Over a Chinese Loan

In the last one decade most of the third world countries especially in Africa have been falling into huge Chinese loan traps which has been seen by many as a result of having greedy and corrupt leaders who only think about benefiting themselves instead of benefiting the country. Uganda is currently in the risk of losing it's only international airport to China for the country is now unable to pay back the $200 million loan that it received from China six years back, the loan was used to expand and modernize the same airport in 2015.

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Uganda to Lose Entebbe International Airport Over a Chinese Loan

TRAVEL

There are Over 50 Airports in Kenya, Check Them Out in the List Below

Traveling around Kenya is very easy since there over 50 airports in almost every county. These airports offers an affordable price to help you travel in every corner you need in the country. The airports are well protected and controlled by the Kenya Airport Authority (KAA).

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There are Over 50 Airports in Kenya, Check Them Out in the List Below

TRAVEL

Worst Plane Accident in History When Two Planes Collided Onto Each Other on The Runway Killing 583

It's not rare for cars to collide onto each while on the road however it's quite rare for two gigantic planes to have a head on collision with each other while on the runway. Such a thing happening is quite unimaginable yet it still did when two Boeing 747 planes collided while on the runway.

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Worst Plane Accident in History When Two Planes Collided Onto Each Other on The Runway Killing 583

POLITICS

Kenyans React as Businessman Buys a Chopper For Raila Odinga's Campaigns Ahead of 2022 Elections

Tycoon and businessman Njuguna David is eyeing three aircrafts that are lying idle at the Kenyan airports with plans to donate one for ODM boss Raila Odinga‘s presidential campaigns. Photo courtesy Njuguna David, who attended an auction by the Kenya Airport Authority said he has bought three aircraft and will give one to the ODM party leader.

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Kenyans React as Businessman Buys a Chopper For Raila Odinga's Campaigns Ahead of 2022 Elections

ENVIRONMENT

Most Unusual Things Ever Sneaked In Airport

1. Snakes discovered dead at Atlanta International Airport This was a surprising incident that occurred at the Atlanta International Airport in 2007. A Korean man was carrying a bag full of deadly snakes in jars and bottles. Many people were curious as to what he was going to do with the deceased snakes because they were all dead.

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Most Unusual Things Ever Sneaked In Airport

POLITICS

Kikuyu Tycoon Buys 3 Military Jets, Donates One to Raila

A tycoon has successfully acquired three airplanes including a military airforce jet and donated one to the Orange Democratic Movement (ODM) leader, Raila Odinga, to support his August 2022 Presidential campaigns. The businessman, David Njuguna, acquired the three planes during an auction by the Kenya Airports Authority (KAA) to offload planes that were abandoned at various airports across the country.

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Kikuyu Tycoon Buys 3 Military Jets, Donates One to Raila

POLITICS

Mt Kenya Billionaire Splashes Millions Buys 3 Military Jets, And Gifts One To Raila

A well-known business billionaire has successfully acquired three airplanes, including a military airforce jet, and donated one to Raila Odinga, the leader of the Orange Democratic Movement (ODM), in support of his August 2022 Presidential campaign. David Njuguna purchased the three planes during a Kenya Airports Authority (KAA) auction to dispose of planes abandoned at various Kenyan airports.

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Mt Kenya Billionaire Splashes Millions Buys 3 Military Jets, And Gifts One To Raila

EDUCATION

Top Approved Aviation School By The Government In Kenya

For an aviation school to start it's training program, it must be appoved by the Kenya Civil Aviation Authority (KCAA). KCAA is a licensing body based in Nairobi, Kenya that ensures high level of competence in the aviation industry. There are 19 approved aviation school in Kenya.

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Top Approved Aviation School By The Government In Kenya

TRAVEL

Popular Air Service Company Makes a Crucial Announcement on The Changes of Their Flight Schedules

Local air service firm on Wednesday announced new changes to their flight schedule. Fly 748 airline company pointed out that flight schedules to Mombasa and Ukunda were reviewed. Fly 748 Aircraft at the Airport Managing Director Moses Mwangi remarked that the company will increase it's flight frequency to the two places in the Coastal region.

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Popular Air Service Company Makes a Crucial Announcement on The Changes of Their Flight Schedules

POLITICS

Kenyan Billionaire Donates Airplane To Raila Odinga For His 2022 Campaigns

David Njuguna,a Kenyan billionaire has donated an airplane to Orange Democratic Movement leader Raila Odinga. This tycoon acquired three airplanes during an auction by the Kenya Airports Authority (KAA) including a military plane. While speaking to international media, David Njuguna stated that one of his newly acquired planes will be for personal use, the other plane will be used for business while the third one will be donated to the opposition chief in his 2022 campaigns.

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Kenyan Billionaire Donates Airplane To Raila Odinga For His 2022 Campaigns

MILITARY

KDF Donates Beds To Needy Students In Kismayo

The Kenya Defence Forces troops serving in Somalia under the African Mission in Somalia (AMISOM), on 28 September 2021, donated 50 beds and mattresses to students in Kismayo. Addressing the local administration, elders and teachers, at the New Airport FOB, Colonel Leonard Makunga emphasized the importance of education to the youth urging them that guns can kill terrorists but education kills terrorism.

  2 months ago ago
KDF Donates Beds To Needy Students In Kismayo