Tradition ‘Shmadition’

[Addis Fortune] Ashenda, also known by the name Shadey in the Agaw society of Amhara region, is a unique traditional festival, mostly yearned by women, which takes place in August to mark the ending of an orthodox Christian fasting season and the Annun…

[Addis Fortune] Ashenda, also known by the name Shadey in the Agaw society of Amhara region, is a unique traditional festival, mostly yearned by women, which takes place in August to mark the ending of an orthodox Christian fasting season and the Annunciation, the announcement by Gabriel of the incarnation of God to the Virgin Mary.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

United Edges Closer to Redesign Mang’t Strategy

[Addis Fortune] United Bank S.C. is left with KPMG Management Consulting after the withdrawal of Deloitte Consulting Plc in a bid for the redesigning of its management strategy, which will likely cost the Bank at least 600,000 dollars.

[Addis Fortune] United Bank S.C. is left with KPMG Management Consulting after the withdrawal of Deloitte Consulting Plc in a bid for the redesigning of its management strategy, which will likely cost the Bank at least 600,000 dollars.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Why Invent When We Can Innovate

[Addis Fortune] In 2016, I participated in the 9th ICT Exhibition, in Addis Abeba, where Quick Response Code (QR code) was showcased. When some of us were chosen for an interview at the closing ceremony, I was excited, only to be told I had to showcase…

[Addis Fortune] In 2016, I participated in the 9th ICT Exhibition, in Addis Abeba, where Quick Response Code (QR code) was showcased. When some of us were chosen for an interview at the closing ceremony, I was excited, only to be told I had to showcase a technology I had "invented".

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Three, TPDF Lock Horns Over Two Dar Plots

[Daily News] A land dispute is simmering between the Tanzania People’s Defence Forces (TPDF) and three civilians over ownership of a prime 10 acre multimillion shillings worth off the Magogoni stretch of the Indian Ocean in Kigamboni District.

[Daily News] A land dispute is simmering between the Tanzania People's Defence Forces (TPDF) and three civilians over ownership of a prime 10 acre multimillion shillings worth off the Magogoni stretch of the Indian Ocean in Kigamboni District.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania