East Africa


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East Africa

A region of eastern Africa including southern Somalia, Kenya, Tanzania, and often other nearby areas.

East Africa

n
(Placename) a region of Africa comprising Kenya, Uganda, and Tanzania
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Noun1.East Africa - a geographical area in eastern AfricaEast Africa - a geographical area in eastern Africa
Burundi, Republic of Burundi - a landlocked republic in east central Africa on the northeastern shore of Lake Tanganyika
Ruanda, Rwanda, Rwandese Republic - a landlocked republic in central Africa; formerly a German colony
Kenya, Republic of Kenya - a republic in eastern Africa; achieved independence from the United Kingdom in 1963; major archeological discoveries have been made in the Great Rift Valley in Kenya
Tanzania, United Republic of Tanzania - a republic in eastern Africa
Republic of Uganda, Uganda - a landlocked republic in eastern Africa; achieved independence from the United Kingdom in 1962
Africa - the second largest continent; located to the south of Europe and bordered to the west by the South Atlantic and to the east by the Indian Ocean
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It must be Greystoke's, for there is none other in this part of British East Africa.
At Nairobi he had received news of the World War that had already started, and, anticipating an immediate invasion of British East Africa by the Germans, was hurrying homeward to fetch his wife to a place of greater security.
Only toward the east, through British East Africa, lay reasonable assurance of freedom.
The event will be a gathering of selected regional policy makers, investors and key Standard Bank executives who will debate the strategic opportunities and investments required over the coming years to enable the East Africa region to fully realise its economic potential.
4 million years ago in Asia, the Middle East, and Europe, the investigators hold, because anthropologists have explored those regions far less intensively than East Africa.
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The Grain Council of Uganda (TGCU)'s Board Vice Chairman, Robert Mwanje, says the body "is delighted to partner, support and host the fourth annual Agribusiness Congress East Africa.
Although East Africa presents several growth opportunities, poor connectivity in rural areas, limited funds for fixed infrastructure upgrades, and inadequate incentives for private entity participation curb market prospects.
based Islamic Relief USA (IRUSA) has seen online donations to its East Africa campaign surpass online donations to all of the organisation's previous humanitarian appeals this year, including those for crises in Syria, Libya, Yemen and Japan.
The team thought of how he would have liked to be remembered and to him, the success of the eighth edition of East Africa Safari Classic rally was important.
The launch edition of the Renewable Energy Expo East Africa, organized by dmg events Middle East, Asia & Africa, will run from 7 to 9 November at the Kenyatta International Convention Centre in Nairobi.