NAIROBI Some corals have lived for centuries at the fringes of Mauritius. Now smothered for days in heavy fuel oil spilled from a wrecked Japanese tanker nearby, parts of those reefs may be in trouble. | Video
NAIROBI Mauritian volunteers fished dead eels from oily waters on Tuesday as they tried to clean up damage to the Indian Ocean island's most pristine beaches after a Japanese bulk carrier leaked an estimated 1,000 tonnes of oil. | Video
NAIROBI, Aug 11 Mauritian volunteers fished dead
eels from oily waters on Tuesday as they tried to clean up
damage to the Indian Ocean island's most pristine beaches after
a Japanese bulk carrier leaked an estimated 1,000 tonnes of oil.
NAIROBI A Japanese ship that ran aground on a reef off Mauritius two weeks ago has now stopped leaking oil into the Indian Ocean but the island nation must still prepare for "a worst case scenario", Prime Minister Pravind Jugnauth said late on Monday. | Video
NAIROBI, Aug 5 Telkom Kenya said on Wednesday it
was no longer looking to merge its business with the Kenyan unit
of India's Bharti Airtel, citing challenges of
securing the required regulatory approvals for the deal.
NAIROBI, July 30 Kenya's central bank governor
said on Thursday that policymakers still had plenty of firepower
left to limit the damage to the country's economy from the
BARINGO, Kenya Alphabet Inc began offering the world's first commercial high-speed internet using balloons to villagers in remote regions of Kenya's Rift Valley on Wednesday. | Video
NAIROBI, July 6 Kenya Airways will lay
off an unspecified number of workers, reduce its network and
also get rid of some assets due to the coronavirus crisis, its
chief executive said in an internal memo seen by Reuters.
NAIROBI, June 30 Kenya's economic growth slowed
to 4.9% in the first quarter of this year from 5.5% a year
earlier, hit by the uncertainty created by coronavirus pandemic,
the statistics office said on Tuesday.
NAIROBI, June 26 Kenya's economy could fare
better than expected in the face of the coronavirus crisis,
thanks to growing farm exports and a recovery in remittances,
the central bank governor said on Friday.