Zambia’s Poorest Farmers Risk Becoming ‘Squatters On Their Own Land’ – UN Expert

[Thomson Reuters Foundation] Zambia’s smallholder farmers could be made squatters on their own land as the country opens up to farming multinationals in an effort to boost its economy, said a United Nations expert.

[Thomson Reuters Foundation] Zambia's smallholder farmers could be made squatters on their own land as the country opens up to farming multinationals in an effort to boost its economy, said a United Nations expert.

source: AllAfrica News: Zambia

Scholars Capitalize On Medieval Heritages As Tourism Potentials

[Ethiopian Herald] A public lecture on Ethiopia’s heritage management emphasized the importance of capitalizing on medieval heritages, averting unnecessary bureaucratic procedures and conducting thorough researches to further promote Ethiopian tourism …

[Ethiopian Herald] A public lecture on Ethiopia's heritage management emphasized the importance of capitalizing on medieval heritages, averting unnecessary bureaucratic procedures and conducting thorough researches to further promote Ethiopian tourism sector.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Statement By the Spokesperson On the Attack At the Brak Al-Shati Air Base in Libya

[PR Newswire] Brussels -Violence is not a solution to Libya’s challenges. It can only put at risk the ongoing work to find a peaceful and negotiated solution to the political and security crisis.

[PR Newswire] Brussels -Violence is not a solution to Libya's challenges. It can only put at risk the ongoing work to find a peaceful and negotiated solution to the political and security crisis.

source: AllAfrica News: Libya

Meeting Between High Representative for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy/Vice-President Federica Mogherini and Minister for Malians Abroad and African Integration of Mali, Dr. Abdramane Sylla

[PR Newswire] Brussels -They notably exchanged on the security situation in Mali and in the region, focusing on how to further cooperate jointly to better ensure security of Malians people, fight terrorism, and support Mali’s development.

[PR Newswire] Brussels -They notably exchanged on the security situation in Mali and in the region, focusing on how to further cooperate jointly to better ensure security of Malians people, fight terrorism, and support Mali's development.

source: AllAfrica News: Mali

Joint Statement On the Recent Violence Around Brak Al-Shatti Airbase

[PR Newswire] London -Joint Statement by the Ambassadors to Libya of the People’s Republic of China, France, the Russian Federation, the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, and the United States of America on the recent violence aroun…

[PR Newswire] London -Joint Statement by the Ambassadors to Libya of the People's Republic of China, France, the Russian Federation, the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, and the United States of America on the recent violence around Brak Al-Shatti airbase.

source: AllAfrica News: Libya

AU Calls On Member States to Strengthen Commitment to Ending Hunger

[Ethiopian Herald] The African Union (AU) has called on African countries to be dedicated to contributing towards ending hunger, achieving food security and improving nutrition in the continent.

[Ethiopian Herald] The African Union (AU) has called on African countries to be dedicated to contributing towards ending hunger, achieving food security and improving nutrition in the continent.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Symposium Lays Stress On Science for Sustainable Dev’t

[Ethiopian Herald] The 4th National Symposium on Science for Sustainable Development held in Arba Minch University stressed the urgent need for supporting nation’s development agendas through scientific investigations.

[Ethiopian Herald] The 4th National Symposium on Science for Sustainable Development held in Arba Minch University stressed the urgent need for supporting nation's development agendas through scientific investigations.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Legal Overseas Employment for Citizens’ Right, Economic Contribution

[Ethiopian Herald] Following Saudi Crown Prince Muhammad bin Nayef issued a 90 days’ amnesty period in March 29, 2017 for undocumented foreign nationals to leave the country, Ethiopia is working with all relevant bodies to the safe return of Ethiopian …

[Ethiopian Herald] Following Saudi Crown Prince Muhammad bin Nayef issued a 90 days' amnesty period in March 29, 2017 for undocumented foreign nationals to leave the country, Ethiopia is working with all relevant bodies to the safe return of Ethiopian repatriates.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Effective Financing Key for Successful Construction Sector

[Ethiopian Herald] The issue of making construction projects efficient as planned calls for an effective financing. Effective and efficient management is urgent to reverse the various problems of the sector. But practitioners and stakeholders of the se…

[Ethiopian Herald] The issue of making construction projects efficient as planned calls for an effective financing. Effective and efficient management is urgent to reverse the various problems of the sector. But practitioners and stakeholders of the sector are sometimes heard saying that the industry is performing below the expected level. Even if there are bottlenecks to the sector, the government allocated over 60 percent of the total capital investment to the construction industry. And the industry has shown 29 percent gr

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Gender-Based Violence – Concerns Raised Over Reduction in Funding for Sexual Offences Courts

[Daily Maverick] As the uproar continues over gender-based violence in the country civil society organisations have raised concerns over an apparent reduction in funding for sexual offences courts. Government has responded by saying the funding worries…

[Daily Maverick] As the uproar continues over gender-based violence in the country civil society organisations have raised concerns over an apparent reduction in funding for sexual offences courts. Government has responded by saying the funding worries are misguided. By GREG NICOLSON.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa