CHAN – Cranes to Play Congo, Cameroon

[Monitor] Kampala -The dugout will come earlier than expected for newly appointed Uganda Cranes coach Desabre Sebastien when he faces Cameroon and Congo Brazaville in friendly encounters in Rabat.

[Monitor] Kampala -The dugout will come earlier than expected for newly appointed Uganda Cranes coach Desabre Sebastien when he faces Cameroon and Congo Brazaville in friendly encounters in Rabat.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Joint Transition Team Hold First Meeting Ahead of January 22 Inaugural

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf and President-elect Senator George Weah co-chaired the first meeting of the Joint Presidential Transition Team (JPTT) on December 31, 2017 in the Cecil Dennis Auditorium at the Ministry of For…

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf and President-elect Senator George Weah co-chaired the first meeting of the Joint Presidential Transition Team (JPTT) on December 31, 2017 in the Cecil Dennis Auditorium at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Women Group Laments President Sirleaf’s Failure to Make FGM Punishable By Law

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -Elected as African first female president, there were many bliss on the faces of women and young girls on grounds that she will target harmful traditional practices and abuse of women and young girls.

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -Elected as African first female president, there were many bliss on the faces of women and young girls on grounds that she will target harmful traditional practices and abuse of women and young girls.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Agency Tightens Grip to Integrate Nation’s Infrastructure Dev’t

[Addis Fortune] A new directive requires all infrastructure projects in the country to be registered and receive permits from the Federal Integrated Infrastructure Development Coordinating Agency (FIIDCA) before commencing groundwork.

[Addis Fortune] A new directive requires all infrastructure projects in the country to be registered and receive permits from the Federal Integrated Infrastructure Development Coordinating Agency (FIIDCA) before commencing groundwork.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Survivor’s Guide to Education System

[Addis Fortune] I took my exam like all the other hopeful Ethiopians eager to join higher learning institutions. I went to one of Ethiopia’s finest universities, Addis Abeba University (AAU). My four years at the school were educational, though not in …

[Addis Fortune] I took my exam like all the other hopeful Ethiopians eager to join higher learning institutions. I went to one of Ethiopia's finest universities, Addis Abeba University (AAU). My four years at the school were educational, though not in the ways I had hoped.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

New City Tax Authority Comes to Life

[Addis Fortune] The Addis Abeba main branch office of the Ethiopian Revenues & Customs Authority (ERCA) has been raised to the level of an Authority. The city’s new body, which will be called Addis Abeba City Administration Revenues & Customs Authority, will answer to the Mayor of the city.

[Addis Fortune] The Addis Abeba main branch office of the Ethiopian Revenues & Customs Authority (ERCA) has been raised to the level of an Authority. The city's new body, which will be called Addis Abeba City Administration Revenues & Customs Authority, will answer to the Mayor of the city.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Thousands Stranded As Night Travel Ban Bites

[Nairobi News] Hundreds of travellers were on Monday stranded as a transport hitch hit various parts of the country following Sunday’s ban on night bus travel by the National Transport and Safety Authority.

[Nairobi News] Hundreds of travellers were on Monday stranded as a transport hitch hit various parts of the country following Sunday's ban on night bus travel by the National Transport and Safety Authority.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Surviving Harsh Reality of Displacement

[Addis Fortune] Ethiopia hosts the fifth largest refugee population in the world. For a developing country, recurrent droughts and conflicts put a massive economic strain. But more worrying is the internal displacement of people caused by inter-regiona…

[Addis Fortune] Ethiopia hosts the fifth largest refugee population in the world. For a developing country, recurrent droughts and conflicts put a massive economic strain. But more worrying is the internal displacement of people caused by inter-regional disputes; the nation's capacity is bursting at the seams. What started as a dispute among few individuals took a turn for the worst forcing people to flee their hometown and seek refuge in camps. SAMSON BERHANE, FORTUNE STAFF WRITER, delves into the lives of the internally

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia