UK State Secretary Applauds Ethiopian Growth

[Ethiopian Herald] British Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs State Secretary Boris Johnson lauded Ethiopian’s fast growth during his visit to the largest and most modern Ethiopian Aviation Academy and state-of-the-art flight simulators at Ethiopian Head…

[Ethiopian Herald] British Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs State Secretary Boris Johnson lauded Ethiopian's fast growth during his visit to the largest and most modern Ethiopian Aviation Academy and state-of-the-art flight simulators at Ethiopian Headquarter Thursday.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

HRVP Federica Mogherini Meets Ethiopian Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn

[PR Newswire] Brussels -Federica Mogherini, the High Representative for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy/Vice-President of the European Commission, met with Ethiopian Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn on an official visit today to Addis Ababa, Eth…

[PR Newswire] Brussels -Federica Mogherini, the High Representative for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy/Vice-President of the European Commission, met with Ethiopian Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn on an official visit today to Addis Ababa, Ethiopia.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Keep Your Sassa Cards – Portfolio Committee

[News24Wire] Chairperson of Parliament’s portfolio committee on social development, Zoleka Capa, on Saturday made a call to all social grant beneficiaries to halt exchanging their Sassa cards.

[News24Wire] Chairperson of Parliament's portfolio committee on social development, Zoleka Capa, on Saturday made a call to all social grant beneficiaries to halt exchanging their Sassa cards.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

HM the King Lays Foundation Stone of Psycho-Social Rehabilitation Center At Ibn Rochd University Hospital in Casablanca

[MAP] Casablanca -HM King Mohammed VI laid, Saturday at the Ibn Rochd University Hospital in Casablanca, the foundation stone of a psycho-social rehabilitation center, a solidarity-based project that once again illustrates the special interest of the S…

[MAP] Casablanca -HM King Mohammed VI laid, Saturday at the Ibn Rochd University Hospital in Casablanca, the foundation stone of a psycho-social rehabilitation center, a solidarity-based project that once again illustrates the special interest of the Sovereign in promoting the health sector in general and mental health in particular.

source: AllAfrica News: Morocco

Officer Thought to be ‘OR Tambo Thief’ Clears the Air

[News24Wire] A man photographed with a R5m Lamborghini, that was apparently linked to one of the men arrested for the recent heist at the OR Tambo International Airport, claims that he is actually a police officer investigating the case.

[News24Wire] A man photographed with a R5m Lamborghini, that was apparently linked to one of the men arrested for the recent heist at the OR Tambo International Airport, claims that he is actually a police officer investigating the case.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Improving Agricultural Productivity Through Biotechnology

[Ethiopian Herald] Agriculture is the mainstay of our economy as 80 per cent of the population earns its living directly from it. It supplies food to local market and also serve as a means of hard currency earning. However, as a rain-fed one, it is hig…

[Ethiopian Herald] Agriculture is the mainstay of our economy as 80 per cent of the population earns its living directly from it. It supplies food to local market and also serve as a means of hard currency earning. However, as a rain-fed one, it is highly vulnerable to extreme weather conditions such as drought and flood. Moreover, the prevalence of pests and herbs highly compromise the amount of yield.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Fishing Industry – Seychelles’ Economy Will Suffer If Tuna Catch Rules Are Followed

[Seychelles News Agency] The economy of Seychelles will be negatively affected if the country conforms to the decision of the Indian Ocean Tuna Commission (IOTC) to use 2014 as the reference year to reduce yellowfin tuna catch by 15 percent, officials …

[Seychelles News Agency] The economy of Seychelles will be negatively affected if the country conforms to the decision of the Indian Ocean Tuna Commission (IOTC) to use 2014 as the reference year to reduce yellowfin tuna catch by 15 percent, officials in the island nation's fishing industry said Friday.

source: AllAfrica News: Seychelles