Communique That Hit Bulls-Eye

[Addis Fortune] There have been multiple calls for political inclusiveness, but more often than not they have remained just that. But the recent communique by the Oromia People’s Democratic Organisation (OPDO) seemed to have some sincerity to it for it…

[Addis Fortune] There have been multiple calls for political inclusiveness, but more often than not they have remained just that. But the recent communique by the Oromia People's Democratic Organisation (OPDO) seemed to have some sincerity to it for it found acceptance even with opposition members based overseas. It called for dialogue that would stretch across the political sphere.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Policy Bank’s Vicious Downward Spiral in Overdrive

[Addis Fortune] Bringing back the non-performing loans (NPLs) of the Development Bank of Ethiopia (DBE) on track requires a clear understanding of financial situations of client businesses, a positive thinking attitude, and a clear focus as to where th…

[Addis Fortune] Bringing back the non-performing loans (NPLs) of the Development Bank of Ethiopia (DBE) on track requires a clear understanding of financial situations of client businesses, a positive thinking attitude, and a clear focus as to where the Bank's effort should be concentrated in solving the problem at hand, argues Ibrahim Jelan.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

State Enterprises Generate U.S.1.4 Billoin Br in Half Year

[Addis Fortune] Ministry of Public Enterprises (MoPE) has announced a profit of 1.4 billion Br from the companies it administers during the first six months of the current fiscal year.

[Addis Fortune] Ministry of Public Enterprises (MoPE) has announced a profit of 1.4 billion Br from the companies it administers during the first six months of the current fiscal year.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

EAF Names Representatives At IAAF World Indoor Championships in Birmingham

[Ethiopian Herald] The country’s athletics governing body, the Ethiopian Athletics Federation, EAF, has announced the Ethiopian representatives at the 17th World Indoor Athletics Championship that is set to take place at Arena Birmingham from March 1 t…

[Ethiopian Herald] The country's athletics governing body, the Ethiopian Athletics Federation, EAF, has announced the Ethiopian representatives at the 17th World Indoor Athletics Championship that is set to take place at Arena Birmingham from March 1 to 4, 2018.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Federation Eyeing Agriculture Transformation

[Ethiopian Herald] “Our federation is working together with nearly three million farmers aimed at bringing tangible changes in our members’ livelihoods and speeding up the country’s agro economy transformation as well,” said Askeberech Belayneh, Chief …

[Ethiopian Herald] "Our federation is working together with nearly three million farmers aimed at bringing tangible changes in our members' livelihoods and speeding up the country's agro economy transformation as well," said Askeberech Belayneh, Chief Executive of Oromia Agricultural cooperatives Federation.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

State Extends Invitation to Visiting FIFA Top Brass

[Daily News] MINISTER for Information, Culture, Arts and Sports Harrison Mwakyembe said the government will extend invitation to FIFA President, Gianni Infantino for an official visit of the country.

[Daily News] MINISTER for Information, Culture, Arts and Sports Harrison Mwakyembe said the government will extend invitation to FIFA President, Gianni Infantino for an official visit of the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Equiping Youths With Essential Skills Makes Future Ready

[Ethiopian Herald] Ethiopia is endowed with high young population. Evidences indicate that among the 100 million population of Ethiopia, the number of the young people is estimated to be more than 34 million. It is certain that they play key roles in t…

[Ethiopian Herald] Ethiopia is endowed with high young population. Evidences indicate that among the 100 million population of Ethiopia, the number of the young people is estimated to be more than 34 million. It is certain that they play key roles in the economic, social and political progress of the country. It is believed that the youth, if properly directed and empowered, contribute a great deal in accelerating the ongoing development. Thus, careful investment in the youth through meeting their socioeconomic needs determi

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Nigeria 11th Worst Place to Be Born

[Daily Trust] The number of newborn babies dying each year remains “alarmingly high” around the world-and moreso in developing countries, the United Nations Children’s Fund says in a new report Every Child Alive.

[Daily Trust] The number of newborn babies dying each year remains "alarmingly high" around the world-and moreso in developing countries, the United Nations Children's Fund says in a new report Every Child Alive.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria