Anambra and the Path to Sustainable Development

[Guardian] As political activities begin to gather momentum in Anambra State, the citizens will be confronted with another opportunity to evaluate the incumbent administration along with other contenders for the coveted office of the state governor.

[Guardian] As political activities begin to gather momentum in Anambra State, the citizens will be confronted with another opportunity to evaluate the incumbent administration along with other contenders for the coveted office of the state governor.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Cheque Transaction Value Hits N1.45 Trillion in First Quarter

[Daily Trust] Lagos -Nationwide usage of cheque for banking and other financial transactions in Nigeria is valued at N1.45 trillion in the first quarter of this year, Daily Trust has reliably gathered.

[Daily Trust] Lagos -Nationwide usage of cheque for banking and other financial transactions in Nigeria is valued at N1.45 trillion in the first quarter of this year, Daily Trust has reliably gathered.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Microfinance Tool for Poverty Alleviation, Says Rwanda Envoy

[This Day] The Rwandan High Commissioner to Nigeria, Ambassador Stanislas Kamanzi, has described micro finance as a potent tool for poverty alleviation and wealth creation.

[This Day] The Rwandan High Commissioner to Nigeria, Ambassador Stanislas Kamanzi, has described micro finance as a potent tool for poverty alleviation and wealth creation.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Keeping the Stride to Speed Up Global Energy Development

[Ethiopian Herald] Modern energy services are crucial to human well-being and to a country’s economic development. Access to modern energy is essential for the provision of clean water, sanitation and healthcare and for the provision of reliable and ef…

[Ethiopian Herald] Modern energy services are crucial to human well-being and to a country's economic development. Access to modern energy is essential for the provision of clean water, sanitation and healthcare and for the provision of reliable and efficient lighting, heating, cooking, mechanical power, transport and telecommunications services.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Cities Forum Said Integral Part of Sustainable Urbanization

[Ethiopian Herald] Ministry of Urban Development and Housing said Ethiopian Cities Forum is playing a significant role in speeding up urbanization, strengthening good governance, creating jobs, improving land management, promoting greenery and environm…

[Ethiopian Herald] Ministry of Urban Development and Housing said Ethiopian Cities Forum is playing a significant role in speeding up urbanization, strengthening good governance, creating jobs, improving land management, promoting greenery and environment friendly cities, among others.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Internet Penetration in Nigeria Rises to 53%

[This Day] Internet penetration in Nigeria has increased to 53 per cent, which is the highest in Africa. Also, mobile subscription in the country has increased to 81 per cent, similar to Africa’s, according to a report.

[This Day] Internet penetration in Nigeria has increased to 53 per cent, which is the highest in Africa. Also, mobile subscription in the country has increased to 81 per cent, similar to Africa's, according to a report.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Unlicensed Driver Cop Kills Three Family Members

[New Zimbabwe] An unlicensed junior police officer is in trouble with the law after running over four members of a local family while speeding with his Mercedes Benz, killing three and injuring one.

[New Zimbabwe] An unlicensed junior police officer is in trouble with the law after running over four members of a local family while speeding with his Mercedes Benz, killing three and injuring one.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Opposition’s Tsvangirai, Ncube Bemoan 2005 Split

[The Herald] The split of 2005, not alleged vote-rigging that MDC-T leader Mr Morgan Tsvangirai and MDC president Professor Welshman Ncube have been peddling for over a decade, has contributed to the opposition’s dismal performance in successive electi…

[The Herald] The split of 2005, not alleged vote-rigging that MDC-T leader Mr Morgan Tsvangirai and MDC president Professor Welshman Ncube have been peddling for over a decade, has contributed to the opposition's dismal performance in successive elections, the two leaders said yesterday. Mr Tsvangirai has been losing elections to President Mugabe since the formation of his party in 1999 and has contested the poll outcomes as manipulated.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

The House That Tsvangirai Is Building

[The Herald] Those with an interest in semiotics will find discomfiting connotations in our mention of Morgan Tsvangirai and houses. The MDC-T leader has been haunted by the fact that he lives in a Government house, nay mansion, in Harare’s Highlands a…

[The Herald] Those with an interest in semiotics will find discomfiting connotations in our mention of Morgan Tsvangirai and houses. The MDC-T leader has been haunted by the fact that he lives in a Government house, nay mansion, in Harare's Highlands area. The house is worth an estimated US$4 million. Tsvangirai has been staying there since his tenure as Prime Minister during the era of the inclusive Government.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe