nChain Releases Nakasendo™ Software Development Kit

| April 16, 2018

LONDON, April 16, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — nChain, the global leader in research and development of blockchain technologies, is pleased announce that it has completed version 1.0 of its new Nakasendo™ software development kit (SDK).  The SDK is being made available …

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Kenya Electoral Body in Turmoil After 3 Commissioners Resign

| April 16, 2018

Tumult continues at Kenya's independent electoral commission (IEBC) nearly seven months after elections ended. Three commissioners quit their jobs Monday, saying the commission is dysfunctional and too vulnerable to meddling

The commissioners' complaint echoes concerns raised during last October's contentious …

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Amnesty Says Executions Fell, But China Still Tops List

| April 12, 2018

Amnesty International reports the number of executions around the world continued to fall last year, with a 4 percent drop in executions and a significant decline in the number of new death sentences.

In an annual report on executions and …

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Solar Surge Threatens Hydro Future on Mekong

| April 11, 2018

Thousands of megawatts of wind and solar energy contracts in the Mekong region of Southeast Asia have been signed, seriously challenging the financial viability of major hydropower projects on the river, an energy expert told a water conference last week.…

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| April 6, 2018

ADDIS ABABA--Ethiopia's investment in its healthcare extension programme in terms of physical access is a model for other African countries and the rest of world, says the World Health Organization (WHO) Representative to Ethiopia, Akpaka Kalu.

Addressing a media briefing …

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