Fact Sheet – the State of South Africa’s Prisons

[Daily Maverick] South Africa’s most famous ex-prisoner wrote in his autobiography that “no one truly knows a nation until one has been inside its jails”. In this fact sheet, we provide data to show what’s going on inside South African prisons.

[Daily Maverick] South Africa's most famous ex-prisoner wrote in his autobiography that "no one truly knows a nation until one has been inside its jails". In this fact sheet, we provide data to show what's going on inside South African prisons.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Khat – the Crisis Booster

[Addis Fortune] Having a daily motivation is not an easy thing to attain unless one had gradually developed a firm resolve in controlling his character.

[Addis Fortune] Having a daily motivation is not an easy thing to attain unless one had gradually developed a firm resolve in controlling his character.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Brand Reinvention

[Addis Fortune] Last week, Wegagen, the second capitalised private bank in the country, replaced its twenty-year-old logo with a new one in a colourful ceremony that was held at the Sheraton Addis Hotel. Araya G. Egziabher , president of Wegagen Bank, …

[Addis Fortune] Last week, Wegagen, the second capitalised private bank in the country, replaced its twenty-year-old logo with a new one in a colourful ceremony that was held at the Sheraton Addis Hotel. Araya G. Egziabher , president of Wegagen Bank, Hailu Molla (centre), former board member of the Bank, and Teferi Zewdu, board chairperson of Wegagen, launched the new corporate logo.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

The Impact of IFRS On Income Tax Administration

[Addis Fortune] Today, International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS) is the accounting standard used in over 100 countries except in the United States. Ethiopia is one of the countries currently supposed to implement IFRS.

[Addis Fortune] Today, International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS) is the accounting standard used in over 100 countries except in the United States. Ethiopia is one of the countries currently supposed to implement IFRS.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

New 328,000 Businesses Get Licenses

[Addis Fortune] The Addis Ababa City Administration has granted 328,000 trade licenses in the past fiscal year. This has helped the city administration to attain 88pc of its target. Besides issuing business licenses, the city administration also proces…

[Addis Fortune] The Addis Ababa City Administration has granted 328,000 trade licenses in the past fiscal year. This has helped the city administration to attain 88pc of its target. Besides issuing business licenses, the city administration also processed 235,496 license renewals and registered 40,190 new businesses, falling short of its plan to grant 50,000.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Social Services Against Social Orders

[Addis Fortune] Sociological research findings, since the industrial revolution, have been showing that there are prevailing ‘inequalities’ among the urban population. Because of ostensibly new complications in urban social life, people of different cl…

[Addis Fortune] Sociological research findings, since the industrial revolution, have been showing that there are prevailing 'inequalities' among the urban population. Because of ostensibly new complications in urban social life, people of different classes have been created with their distinct social behaviours. These behaviours have not been limited to the early industrial cities in the West; they are found to be huge issues in the relationships of Ethiopian neighbourhoods.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

The Unchecked Industrial Stalemate At MetEC

[Addis Fortune] In the books of the Revolutionary Democrats, under-development, primarily in its economic sense, is the source of internal and external threat to the nation-state.

[Addis Fortune] In the books of the Revolutionary Democrats, under-development, primarily in its economic sense, is the source of internal and external threat to the nation-state.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia