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Libyan firm Wins Prize at Virtual African Hackathon

By John Lee. The Central Bank of Kenya (CBK) has announces that a Libyan business has won third prize at the Virtual African Hackathon. MobiCash, a digital wallet service from Masarat IT & Financial Services (MITF), was one of two Libyan companies to make the short-list in the competition, the other being CrossPath. (Source: CBK)

Kenya to Export 2,000 Camels to Libya

Mombasa-based livestock trading company, Ayyat Livestock has confirmed that 2,000 camels have been at the firm’s holding farm in Kenya and are certified as fit for export to Libya. A special walk-in walk-off vessel, MV Taiba, is reported to be at the Port of Mombasa to export camels to Tripoli. Earlier this year Ireland resumed […]

Uganda, Kenya Cancel Tamoil Pipeline Contract

Uganda and Kenya have cancelled a contract with Libya’s Tamoil East Africa Ltd to build a 352-kilometer (219-mile) reversible-flow oil pipeline linking the Ugandan capital Kampala with the western Kenyan city of Eldoret. Irene Muloni, Uganda’s energy minister said: "We canceled the Tamoil contract .. If you do not fulfill the terms of an agreement, […]