Cash From Marine Parks Trickles In

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -The government has started to collect revenue from marine parks and reserves since the introduction of new entrance fees last month, officials have said.

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -The government has started to collect revenue from marine parks and reserves since the introduction of new entrance fees last month, officials have said.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

‘Almighty’ Mugabe Slowly Walks Ghana Red Carpet

[News24Wire] Here he is: Zimbabwe’s 93-year-old president Robert Mugabe, just returned from seeing his doctors in Singapore, cautiously walks the red carpet in Ghana. And everyone’s watching his feet.

[News24Wire] Here he is: Zimbabwe's 93-year-old president Robert Mugabe, just returned from seeing his doctors in Singapore, cautiously walks the red carpet in Ghana. And everyone's watching his feet.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

No Passing of Power – New Constitutional Amendment Requires an Election If President Leaves Office

[Seychelles News Agency] The Seychelles’ Cabinet of Ministers has approved a proposed amendment to the Constitution that would require new elections if the island nation’s President dies, resigns or is removed from office, a communiqué from State house said.

[Seychelles News Agency] The Seychelles' Cabinet of Ministers has approved a proposed amendment to the Constitution that would require new elections if the island nation's President dies, resigns or is removed from office, a communiqué from State house said.

source: AllAfrica News: Seychelles

The Less We Talk About Social Grants, the Better – Zuma

[News24Wire] President Jacob Zuma has appealed to ministers and their spokespersons to stop talking about social grants and instead focus on making sure that millions of pensioners are paid at the end of March.

[News24Wire] President Jacob Zuma has appealed to ministers and their spokespersons to stop talking about social grants and instead focus on making sure that millions of pensioners are paid at the end of March.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Specman Credits Blitzbok Structures

[News24Wire] Springbok Sevens backline player Rosko Specman attributed the feat of being named Player of the Final at the Las Vegas Sevens to good team structures and the support of his Blitzbok team-mates.

[News24Wire] Springbok Sevens backline player Rosko Specman attributed the feat of being named Player of the Final at the Las Vegas Sevens to good team structures and the support of his Blitzbok team-mates.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Haile Suggests Jail Term to Stamp Out Threat of Doping

[Ethiopian Herald] Haile Gebre-Selassie waves as he approaches the finish line at the end of the Morrisons Great Manchester Run in May 2015, just a few minutes before he announced his retirement

[Ethiopian Herald] Haile Gebre-Selassie waves as he approaches the finish line at the end of the Morrisons Great Manchester Run in May 2015, just a few minutes before he announced his retirement

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Seminar Aims to Lure Dutch Companies

[Ethiopian Herald] The Netherlands-African Business Council (NABC) has planned to host seminar in Amsterdam in collaboration with the Ethiopian Embassy to the Benelux, the Baltic Countries and the EU.

[Ethiopian Herald] The Netherlands-African Business Council (NABC) has planned to host seminar in Amsterdam in collaboration with the Ethiopian Embassy to the Benelux, the Baltic Countries and the EU.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

How Souls in Agony Recuperated – Stories of Hope From People With Serious Illness Being Treated in Rural Ethiopia

[Ethiopian Herald] Famished I and crew members were when we arrived at Sodo Gurage at nine in the morning for we kicked off travel from Addis Ababa before sunup in a blood curdling cold. Even after alighting from the vehicle we had no time to order Koc…

[Ethiopian Herald] Famished I and crew members were when we arrived at Sodo Gurage at nine in the morning for we kicked off travel from Addis Ababa before sunup in a blood curdling cold. Even after alighting from the vehicle we had no time to order Kocho (Gurage's' traditional food) in the hotel because we had to join the Program for Improving Mental Health Care (PRIME) meeting very soon.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

From Water Tower to Power Tower

[Ethiopian Herald] In such a carbon constrained world of today, the development of renewable energy sources like that of electric power is remarkably compelling. Recent studies indicate that 600 million people in sub-Saharan Africa, which accounts for …

[Ethiopian Herald] In such a carbon constrained world of today, the development of renewable energy sources like that of electric power is remarkably compelling. Recent studies indicate that 600 million people in sub-Saharan Africa, which accounts for the 70 per cent of the population lack access to electricity. Half of all businesses in this part of the continent say that the lack of reliable electricity is a major constraint. Power outages cost African countries an estimated 1-2 percent of their GDP every year.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia