An Innovative Approach to Expanding Access to Healthcare in Africa

[OPIC] Of all the many intractable health problems in Africa, blindness is one that should be relatively easy to address. As in more developed countries, blindness in Africa is often caused by cataracts, which can be removed in a simple, inexpensive su…

[OPIC] Of all the many intractable health problems in Africa, blindness is one that should be relatively easy to address. As in more developed countries, blindness in Africa is often caused by cataracts, which can be removed in a simple, inexpensive surgery. But too many people go without this quick, sight saving surgery. Blindness is twice as common in Africa as it is worldwide and 80% of the cases of blindness in Africa are treatable

source: AllAfrica News: Cameroon

The Ever Widening Ethio-Arab Economic Ties

[Ethiopian Herald] The historical, cultural and religious resemblance between Ethiopia and the Arab world is the asset paving the way for the two parties to work together for a meaningful economic relation and reap the fruit of their engagement.

[Ethiopian Herald] The historical, cultural and religious resemblance between Ethiopia and the Arab world is the asset paving the way for the two parties to work together for a meaningful economic relation and reap the fruit of their engagement.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Enforcing Flag Proclamation Said Critical

[Ethiopian Herald] Due to lack of law enforcement, various organizations have not been applying the proclamation of flag properly. Thus, the judiciary bodies should strive to make the public aware and enforce the law accordingly, said Zefania Alemu.

[Ethiopian Herald] Due to lack of law enforcement, various organizations have not been applying the proclamation of flag properly. Thus, the judiciary bodies should strive to make the public aware and enforce the law accordingly, said Zefania Alemu.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

EPRDF Must Reckon Its Promise!

[Ethiopian Herald] As we all may remember the motto of the 10th congressional meeting of the Ethiopian Peoples’ Revolutionary Democratic Front (EPRDF): “Crown peoples’ trust with a supreme growth and transformation,”

[Ethiopian Herald] As we all may remember the motto of the 10th congressional meeting of the Ethiopian Peoples' Revolutionary Democratic Front (EPRDF): "Crown peoples' trust with a supreme growth and transformation,"

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Welcome to Middle-Earth – a Path Towards Film, Induced Tourism

[Ethiopian Herald] J.R.R Tolkein’s ‘Lord of the Rings’ is considered to be one of the most important literary achievement in the English language, and one of the most classic stories ever told. Middle-earth, the mythic fantasy land where the book’s wor…

[Ethiopian Herald] J.R.R Tolkein's 'Lord of the Rings' is considered to be one of the most important literary achievement in the English language, and one of the most classic stories ever told. Middle-earth, the mythic fantasy land where the book's world of elves, wizards, monsters and magic, introduced an entirely new realm of fantasy that had never seen before.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Four Missing Persons Sought By Lamontville Police

[SAPS] Lamontville SAPS would like to make an appeal to the members of the community regarding four missing persons. The first missing person is Joseph Mfanafuthi Dlamini (52) from Lamontville. He was last seen at his homestead on 1 February 2017. He w…

[SAPS] Lamontville SAPS would like to make an appeal to the members of the community regarding four missing persons. The first missing person is Joseph Mfanafuthi Dlamini (52) from Lamontville. He was last seen at his homestead on 1 February 2017. He was last seen wearing a blue two peace, Ethekwini Municipality uniform. The reason of his disappearance is unknown.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Durban Storm Death Toll Now At 8, May Rise

[News24Wire] The number of people who have died following heavy storms and flooding in KwaZulu-Natal on Tuesday has reached eight and could rise, provincial government departments said during a joint briefing.

[News24Wire] The number of people who have died following heavy storms and flooding in KwaZulu-Natal on Tuesday has reached eight and could rise, provincial government departments said during a joint briefing.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

The Evolution of Traditional Yoruba Architecture

[This is Africa] The architecture of the ancient Yoruba of Southwest Nigeria was a communal endeavour and the house was a statement of ideological, economic and social position in the larger urban context. Adams Adeosun bemoans the fact that it is fast…

[This is Africa] The architecture of the ancient Yoruba of Southwest Nigeria was a communal endeavour and the house was a statement of ideological, economic and social position in the larger urban context. Adams Adeosun bemoans the fact that it is fast disappearing.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Ethiopia’s Move Towards Bt Cotton Commercialization

[Ethiopian Herald] For centuries, people have been searching ways that would enable them protect their crops from insects and pests so as to grow the highest yield in their fields.

[Ethiopian Herald] For centuries, people have been searching ways that would enable them protect their crops from insects and pests so as to grow the highest yield in their fields.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia