Teachers’ Network Grateful to V.P. Boakai

[Observer] Even though he lost the December 26 runoff election, the leadership of the National Parent Teacher Association (NPTAL) Network, said it acknowledges Vice President Joseph Nyuma Boakai for his kind gesture made toward the improvement of the o…

[Observer] Even though he lost the December 26 runoff election, the leadership of the National Parent Teacher Association (NPTAL) Network, said it acknowledges Vice President Joseph Nyuma Boakai for his kind gesture made toward the improvement of the organization over the years.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Suppliers to Get Sh4.5bn in First Batch of Uchumi

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Uchumi Supermarket Suppliers Union chairman Joseph Mlay has confirmed that the first batch of names who are owed by the supermarket chain has been released and awaiting for government tools to be appointed by Kenya government t…

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Uchumi Supermarket Suppliers Union chairman Joseph Mlay has confirmed that the first batch of names who are owed by the supermarket chain has been released and awaiting for government tools to be appointed by Kenya government to release the funds.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Thousands Pour Into Cape Town’s CBD for Tweede Nuwe Jaar Parade

[News24Wire] Thousands of people lined Cape Town’s Darling Street on Tuesday to watch the massive colourful parade of minstrels and marching bands take over the city for the traditional Tweede Nuwe Jaar parade.

[News24Wire] Thousands of people lined Cape Town's Darling Street on Tuesday to watch the massive colourful parade of minstrels and marching bands take over the city for the traditional Tweede Nuwe Jaar parade.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Peace Club Encouraging Dialogue, Containing Conflicts

[Ethiopian Herald] The Addis Ababa University Students’ Peace Club said it is working to prevent conflicts among students who have different ethnic background and life experience. It has also been working to strengthen unity in diversity on the premise…

[Ethiopian Herald] The Addis Ababa University Students' Peace Club said it is working to prevent conflicts among students who have different ethnic background and life experience. It has also been working to strengthen unity in diversity on the premises of the university.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

EPRDF’s Executive Committee Statement

[Ethiopian Herald] From December 12 to 30, for the past 17 days, the Executive Committee of our party, the Ethiopian Peoples’ Revolutionary Democratic Front, has been conducting immense and detailed evaluation of the country’s current situation. By rev…

[Ethiopian Herald] From December 12 to 30, for the past 17 days, the Executive Committee of our party, the Ethiopian Peoples' Revolutionary Democratic Front, has been conducting immense and detailed evaluation of the country's current situation. By reviewing the ongoing renewal process and its current status, as well as by indentifying the country's old and current challenges with their detail manifestations, the Executive Committee discussed their causes and solutions, held a united stance and reached common consensus. By r

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Is Stunting Eradication Uphill Battle?

[Ethiopian Herald] For many years, developing countries have been suffering from stunting and child malnutrition. For instance, Ethiopia loses around 16.5 percent of its GDP each year to the long-term effects of child malnutrition. Hence,what needs to …

[Ethiopian Herald] For many years, developing countries have been suffering from stunting and child malnutrition. For instance, Ethiopia loses around 16.5 percent of its GDP each year to the long-term effects of child malnutrition. Hence,what needs to be done to eradicate or alarmingly reduce stunting in this country for good?

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Enterprise Set to Benefit Communities From Forest, Wildlife Sources Dev’t

[Ethiopian Herald] Oromia Forest and Wildlife Enterprise (OFWE) said it is working aggressively to benefit communities from forest and wildlife resources through undertaking sustainable conservation and development.

[Ethiopian Herald] Oromia Forest and Wildlife Enterprise (OFWE) said it is working aggressively to benefit communities from forest and wildlife resources through undertaking sustainable conservation and development.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Creating Nutrition Conscious Society

[Ethiopian Herald] When it comes to meeting the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) ,unlike many Sub Saharan countries, Ethiopia has a number of success stories particularly in reducing maternal and child mortality rate. This is because, for more than …

[Ethiopian Herald] When it comes to meeting the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) ,unlike many Sub Saharan countries, Ethiopia has a number of success stories particularly in reducing maternal and child mortality rate. This is because, for more than one and a half decade, the Ethiopian government together with the international development partners has been aggressively working to address the underlying causes of maternal and child mortality in the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia