U.S.$526 Million Budget Hearing Begins

[NEWS] Hearing on the 2017/18 US$526.5 million fiscal budget has begun, with revenue generating agencies providing briefing to the Joint Committee on Ways, Means, Finance & Budget and Public Account of the Liberian Legislature in a closed door session.

[NEWS] Hearing on the 2017/18 US$526.5 million fiscal budget has begun, with revenue generating agencies providing briefing to the Joint Committee on Ways, Means, Finance & Budget and Public Account of the Liberian Legislature in a closed door session.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Investigations Continuing At NDS

[NEWS] Investigations are said to be continuing into the recent fire disaster that gutted one of the six warehouses and the Laboratory at the National Drug Service (NDS) situated in the compound of the John F. Kennedy Medical Center, a release said.

[NEWS] Investigations are said to be continuing into the recent fire disaster that gutted one of the six warehouses and the Laboratory at the National Drug Service (NDS) situated in the compound of the John F. Kennedy Medical Center, a release said.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Court Grants Bail to Ekweremadu’s Whistle-Blower

[Daily Trust] An Abuja Upper Area Court, sitting in Gudu has granted bail in the sum of N500,000 to Ahmed Echoda, who was arraigned and remanded for allegedly giving false information to the Police about Deputy Senate President, Ike Ekweremadu’s guest …

[Daily Trust] An Abuja Upper Area Court, sitting in Gudu has granted bail in the sum of N500,000 to Ahmed Echoda, who was arraigned and remanded for allegedly giving false information to the Police about Deputy Senate President, Ike Ekweremadu's guest house.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Seeking Solution for the Diaspora Issue

[Ethiopian Herald] I wrote this piece just to add my voice to the discussion regarding the future of Ethiopian communities in North America and their engagement in national issues. I agree with many of my compatriots who share the idea that the time ha…

[Ethiopian Herald] I wrote this piece just to add my voice to the discussion regarding the future of Ethiopian communities in North America and their engagement in national issues. I agree with many of my compatriots who share the idea that the time has come to seriously look at the issue and come up with solutions.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

National Football Hero Asegd Tesfaye Dies

[Ethiopian Herald] The funeral of the former national team, St. George, Insurance and Coffee FC player Assegd Tesfaye took place at Sahlitemihret Church yesterday, Monday, in the presence of thousands of football fans.

[Ethiopian Herald] The funeral of the former national team, St. George, Insurance and Coffee FC player Assegd Tesfaye took place at Sahlitemihret Church yesterday, Monday, in the presence of thousands of football fans.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

EAF Discloses Ethiopian Marathon Representatives in London

[Ethiopian Herald] The country’s athletics governing body, the Ethiopian Athletics Federation (EAF), has disclosed names of the Ethiopian men’s and women’s marathon representatives in the 16th edition of the World Championship that will be staged in Lo…

[Ethiopian Herald] The country's athletics governing body, the Ethiopian Athletics Federation (EAF), has disclosed names of the Ethiopian men's and women's marathon representatives in the 16th edition of the World Championship that will be staged in London the coming August.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Dangote, First Bank, Others Push Stocks to 23-Month High

[Daily Trust] Lagos -The Equity segment of the Nigerian Stock Exchange ( NSE) yesterday extending last week’s rally helped by gains in cement, fuel retailing and banking shares to lift the Market to a 23 months high with N417 billion to close the marke…

[Daily Trust] Lagos -The Equity segment of the Nigerian Stock Exchange ( NSE) yesterday extending last week's rally helped by gains in cement, fuel retailing and banking shares to lift the Market to a 23 months high with N417 billion to close the market capitalization at N11, 262 Trillion.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Quality Construction Inputs to Sustain the Sector

[Ethiopian Herald] The construction sector is one of the sectors to which the government has given a special attention. Using the poverty reduction strategy as a means, the government has launched all-rounded activities. It is not out of the blue the g…

[Ethiopian Herald] The construction sector is one of the sectors to which the government has given a special attention. Using the poverty reduction strategy as a means, the government has launched all-rounded activities. It is not out of the blue the government brought this strategy into play. It is in cognizance of the role the construction sector plays in speeding up the economy of the country together with its strong potential to create job opportunities for millions the government mobilized its resource towards this end.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Sino-Ethiopia’s Economic Ties Exemplary

[Ethiopian Herald] Ethiopia and China continued enjoying a flourishing historical bilateral relations that goes back to 1970, which now is hitting a raised prominent partnership bar. As Ethiopia seeks to replicate the experience of Asian countries like…

[Ethiopian Herald] Ethiopia and China continued enjoying a flourishing historical bilateral relations that goes back to 1970, which now is hitting a raised prominent partnership bar. As Ethiopia seeks to replicate the experience of Asian countries like that of Taiwan, Malaysia, or China to attract foreign direct investment (FDI) in order to accelerate the development of its manufacturing capacities, a win-win bilateral cooperation with such countries has high significance.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia