Aftermath of the Tragic Rubbish Dump Landslide

[Ethiopian Herald] Ethiopians have been wailing miserably, biting their nails and gnawing their teeth due to the tragic rubbish dump landslide that occurred on March 11, 2017. It claimed several human lives in an area usually called Qoshe, in Kolfe-Ker…

[Ethiopian Herald] Ethiopians have been wailing miserably, biting their nails and gnawing their teeth due to the tragic rubbish dump landslide that occurred on March 11, 2017. It claimed several human lives in an area usually called Qoshe, in Kolfe-Keranyo Sub-city of Addis Ababa. (Qoshe in Amharic literally means heap of rubbish). The nation has then been gripped with unprecedented tragedy over the death of scores of citizens. So far, the real cause of the accident is not known apart from the mere speculation that the lengt

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Conversation with Enoh Meyomesse

[Camer.be] This World Poetry Day, PEN International is also honoured to share our Conversation with Enoh Meyomesse. Just two years ago Enoh Meyomesse was one of the poets for whom – on World Poetry Day – we urged you to take action. Now he has been rel…

[Camer.be] This World Poetry Day, PEN International is also honoured to share our Conversation with Enoh Meyomesse. Just two years ago Enoh Meyomesse was one of the poets for whom - on World Poetry Day - we urged you to take action. Now he has been released and lives in Germany where he continues to write poetry, full of characteristic refrains and inspired by his political surroundings. It brings us great joy to share with you his reflections on creativity, imprisonment, and the power of poetry.'

source: AllAfrica News: Cameroon

We Need Linkages – Police Deputy Chief

[Daily News] THE Southern African Regional Police Chiefs Cooperation Organisation (SARPCCO) plans to establish an electronic system that would link the police and immigration departments to share information on suspects on the “watch list” for effectiv…

[Daily News] THE Southern African Regional Police Chiefs Cooperation Organisation (SARPCCO) plans to establish an electronic system that would link the police and immigration departments to share information on suspects on the "watch list" for effective curbs on crimes.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Popular Road Renovation Campaign

[Shabait] Asmara -The residents of the sub-zones of Hamelmalo, Filfle and Habero, are renovating through popular campaign 8 km long road linking Hamelmalo and Habero sub-zones that was damaged due to flooding.

[Shabait] Asmara -The residents of the sub-zones of Hamelmalo, Filfle and Habero, are renovating through popular campaign 8 km long road linking Hamelmalo and Habero sub-zones that was damaged due to flooding.

source: AllAfrica News: Eritrea

Sex Podcast Encourages Sexuality Dialogue

[VOA] Nini Wacera and Karen Lucas are known as the “sex queens” of Nairobi. In a rather conservative country, they co-host a popular podcast called “The Spread.” The project is aimed at opening dialogue about sexuality, providing information on sexuali…

[VOA] Nini Wacera and Karen Lucas are known as the "sex queens" of Nairobi. In a rather conservative country, they co-host a popular podcast called "The Spread." The project is aimed at opening dialogue about sexuality, providing information on sexuality to people of all ages, focusing specifically on the youth.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

HM King Mohammed Vi Offers Official Dinner in Honor of HM King Abdullah II of Jordan

[MAP] Rabat -HM King Mohammed VI, accompanied by HRH Prince Moulay Rachid, offered, Wednesday at the Royal Palace of Rabat, an official dinner in honor of Sovereign of the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan, HM King Abdullah II Ibn Al Hussein, and his accompa…

[MAP] Rabat -HM King Mohammed VI, accompanied by HRH Prince Moulay Rachid, offered, Wednesday at the Royal Palace of Rabat, an official dinner in honor of Sovereign of the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan, HM King Abdullah II Ibn Al Hussein, and his accompanying delegation.

source: AllAfrica News: Morocco