Corporation to Build Ethanol Plant With U.S.$51 Million

[Addis Fortune] Sugar Corporation, jointly with Germany’s Eugen Schmitt Company, is set to build an ethanol plant at Wonji Shoa Sugar Factory at the cost of 51 million dollars.

[Addis Fortune] Sugar Corporation, jointly with Germany's Eugen Schmitt Company, is set to build an ethanol plant at Wonji Shoa Sugar Factory at the cost of 51 million dollars.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Life – Rwanda Diary – Lionel Barber

[Addis Fortune] Lean, rifle-toting soldiers patrol the spotless streets of Kigali. Rwanda’s capital is locked and loaded on the eve of Paul Kagame’s inauguration, his third seven-year term as president, having secured 98.9 percent of the vote.

[Addis Fortune] Lean, rifle-toting soldiers patrol the spotless streets of Kigali. Rwanda's capital is locked and loaded on the eve of Paul Kagame's inauguration, his third seven-year term as president, having secured 98.9 percent of the vote.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Five Gold Exchange Centres Break Ground

[Addis Fortune] Ministry of Mines, Petroleum & Natural Resources (MoMPNR) has built five gold exchange centres in five regional states at a cost of one million Birr. The centres are expected to be operational this month.

[Addis Fortune] Ministry of Mines, Petroleum & Natural Resources (MoMPNR) has built five gold exchange centres in five regional states at a cost of one million Birr. The centres are expected to be operational this month.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Confessions of a Copy Editor

[Addis Fortune] Language is about as real as it gets. All we really have is communication, the means by which we express ourselves. It is not the real us that shows who we are but the manner with which we convey ourselves. Appearance is the key, as opp…

[Addis Fortune] Language is about as real as it gets. All we really have is communication, the means by which we express ourselves. It is not the real us that shows who we are but the manner with which we convey ourselves. Appearance is the key, as opposed to essence, because no one ever really gets a glimpse of that.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Science Absolves

[Addis Fortune] On August 21, 2017, all the live broadcasts of media the world over and the internet were preoccupied with a single astonishing event up high in the heavens.

[Addis Fortune] On August 21, 2017, all the live broadcasts of media the world over and the internet were preoccupied with a single astonishing event up high in the heavens.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

NBE Bills Not What They Seem Testifies Annual Report

[Addis Fortune] I have read a piece in a number of Ethiopian newspapers about the discussion Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn had with the business community. In the conference, many issues were raised, from the recent anti-corruption campaign to th…

[Addis Fortune] I have read a piece in a number of Ethiopian newspapers about the discussion Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn had with the business community. In the conference, many issues were raised, from the recent anti-corruption campaign to the shortage of development financing, from taxes based on estimates to state intervention in the economy.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

State Premises in Nyandarua Under 24hr Police Surveillance

[Nation] Police in Nyandarua have beefed up security at the National Cereals and Produce Board premises holding the electoral materials used in the August 8 General Election.

[Nation] Police in Nyandarua have beefed up security at the National Cereals and Produce Board premises holding the electoral materials used in the August 8 General Election.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya