Is It Time to Pull AMISOM Out?

[Ethiopian Herald] Following the August 30, 2017 United Nations Security Council’s resolution 2372, AMISOM has begun taking steps of “realignment and redeployment of troops in all the sectors” as part of the “gradual and phased” pull out of the force f…

[Ethiopian Herald] Following the August 30, 2017 United Nations Security Council's resolution 2372, AMISOM has begun taking steps of "realignment and redeployment of troops in all the sectors" as part of the "gradual and phased" pull out of the force from Somalia--handing over the full responsibility of security to Somalia National Security Forces (SNSF).

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Egyptian Media Should Swallow the Bitter Pill!

[Ethiopian Herald] The distorted information which few Egyptian media outlets have disseminated as the trio discussion on Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD) project reached a stalemate is unfounded and an ethical–if not a disgrace to the entire ba…

[Ethiopian Herald] The distorted information which few Egyptian media outlets have disseminated as the trio discussion on Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD) project reached a stalemate is unfounded and an ethical--if not a disgrace to the entire basin countries. Worse even, such emotively charged media that lose sight of the aspiration of the people of the basin, and Africans in general are reflecting views echoing to resuscitate "Egypt's water share" narrative, which is actually an outmoded one that should be kept in th

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Musa Bihi Abdi Took Oath of Office As Somaliland 5th President

[Ethiopian Herald] Ruling Kulmiye party’s Musa Bihi Abdi took oath of office as Somaliland’s fifth president on Wednesday to serve the country for the next five years.

[Ethiopian Herald] Ruling Kulmiye party's Musa Bihi Abdi took oath of office as Somaliland's fifth president on Wednesday to serve the country for the next five years.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Ethiopia Striving to Enhance Export Trade Despite Setbacks

[Ethiopian Herald] For several centuries, Ethiopia’s economy was dependent on agriculture. The country is blessed with suitable climate, abundant water and land resource which could grow various cereal species. But since it had been practicing subsiste…

[Ethiopian Herald] For several centuries, Ethiopia's economy was dependent on agriculture. The country is blessed with suitable climate, abundant water and land resource which could grow various cereal species. But since it had been practicing subsistence farming, the country was not able to produce sufficient harvest that could satisfy domestic needs let alone the production of agricultural commodities which could compete in the international market. The Ministry of Trade indicates that the Ethiopian export sector has been

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Ethiopia Progresses in Hunger Reduction

[Ethiopian Herald] The 2017 Global Hunger Index (GHI) report reveals that Ethiopia is caught between slight progress in overall hunger reduction and high child stunting that stands at 38 percent.

[Ethiopian Herald] The 2017 Global Hunger Index (GHI) report reveals that Ethiopia is caught between slight progress in overall hunger reduction and high child stunting that stands at 38 percent.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Mines Compelled to Publish Production Figures Online

[Times of Zambia] ZAMBIA has embarked on a process to immediately ensure that all mining companies publish their production volumes online so that the Zambia Revenue Authority (ZRA) can collect proper taxes.

[Times of Zambia] ZAMBIA has embarked on a process to immediately ensure that all mining companies publish their production volumes online so that the Zambia Revenue Authority (ZRA) can collect proper taxes.

Lungu Commissions U.S.$5 Million Fertiliser Plant

[Times of Zambia] THE Government expects the price of fertiliser in the country to reduce as President Edgar Lungu officially commissions the US $5 million Zambian fertiliser blending Plant at the Lusaka South Multi-Facility Economic Zone (MFEZ) today….

[Times of Zambia] THE Government expects the price of fertiliser in the country to reduce as President Edgar Lungu officially commissions the US $5 million Zambian fertiliser blending Plant at the Lusaka South Multi-Facility Economic Zone (MFEZ) today. Agriculture Minister Dora Siliya says increased fertiliser production and supply will enable the price of the commodity to fall and ensure that farmers have no difficulties accessing the inputs.

source: AllAfrica News: Zambia

Khama Donates P20 000 for Moshupa Kgotla

[Botswana Daily News] Gaborone -Christmas came early for Moshupa villagers yesterday (December 14) when President Lt Gen. Dr Seretse Khama Ian Khama donated P20 000 towards completion of the village kgotla shelter.

[Botswana Daily News] Gaborone -Christmas came early for Moshupa villagers yesterday (December 14) when President Lt Gen. Dr Seretse Khama Ian Khama donated P20 000 towards completion of the village kgotla shelter.

source: AllAfrica News: Botswana

Hail King Zabrone

[Botswana Daily News] Gaborone -Since the country has been struggling to find sprinters to feature in major competitions such as the Olympics and World Champions, the discovery of a 100 metres runner, Zabrone Machara during the ongoing Botswana Games i…

[Botswana Daily News] Gaborone -Since the country has been struggling to find sprinters to feature in major competitions such as the Olympics and World Champions, the discovery of a 100 metres runner, Zabrone Machara during the ongoing Botswana Games in Gaborone has given hope that the country will now be well represented.

source: AllAfrica News: Botswana