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

Perspectives to Enrich Reading Culture

[Ethiopian Herald] What does reading culture and postal service have in common? According to Gedey Gebreyohannes, General Manager of the Ethiopian Postal Service, writing and reading letters signify a start or gateway into a reading culture within youn…

[Ethiopian Herald] What does reading culture and postal service have in common? According to Gedey Gebreyohannes, General Manager of the Ethiopian Postal Service, writing and reading letters signify a start or gateway into a reading culture within young minds. Writing letter represents the first love of young students with reading and writing.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Marketing Self Explanatory Tourism Brand

[Ethiopian Herald] Ethiopia is endowed with all sorts of tourism potential. Unlike the previous times the incumbent is now extending its hands to harness this untapped potential. Of all the avenues, setting national tourism brand is the smartest interv…

[Ethiopian Herald] Ethiopia is endowed with all sorts of tourism potential. Unlike the previous times the incumbent is now extending its hands to harness this untapped potential. Of all the avenues, setting national tourism brand is the smartest intervention to build the positive image of the country and entice foreign tourists into it.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

IFRC Urged to Support Nation’s Resilient Society Building Effort

[Ethiopian Herald] President Dr. Mulatu Teshome called on the International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies (IFRC) to extend its support for Ethiopia’s efforts towards building a resilient society.

[Ethiopian Herald] President Dr. Mulatu Teshome called on the International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies (IFRC) to extend its support for Ethiopia's efforts towards building a resilient society.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Mbalula Did Nothing When Coloured Communities Were Being Attacked – Western Cape MEC

[News24Wire] Western Cape Community Safety MEC Dan Plato on Wednesday afternoon questioned why the South African National Defence Force (SANDF) was being deployed to high-crime communities only after a predominantly black neighbourhood was attacked.

[News24Wire] Western Cape Community Safety MEC Dan Plato on Wednesday afternoon questioned why the South African National Defence Force (SANDF) was being deployed to high-crime communities only after a predominantly black neighbourhood was attacked.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Oranjemund Postpones Town-Opening Ceremony

[New Era] Keetmanshoop -The much-anticipated official opening of Oranjemund will no longer take place next week Saturday, as initially planned. The new date for the official opening is October 21.

[New Era] Keetmanshoop -The much-anticipated official opening of Oranjemund will no longer take place next week Saturday, as initially planned. The new date for the official opening is October 21.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia