Effort to Empower Women

[Shabait] Adi-Keih -Ms. Beletset Beraki, head of NUEW branch in Adi-Keih sub-zone pointed out that effort is being exerted to economically empower women with a view to improve their livelihoods.

[Shabait] Adi-Keih -Ms. Beletset Beraki, head of NUEW branch in Adi-Keih sub-zone pointed out that effort is being exerted to economically empower women with a view to improve their livelihoods.

source: AllAfrica News: Eritrea

Eritrean Nationals Commemorate Operation Fenkil

[Shabait] Asmara -Eritrean nationals residing in Mannheim, Germany, commemorated the 27th anniversary of Operation Fenkil on 10 February under the theme “Fenkil: Precursor of the Final Phase”.

[Shabait] Asmara -Eritrean nationals residing in Mannheim, Germany, commemorated the 27th anniversary of Operation Fenkil on 10 February under the theme "Fenkil: Precursor of the Final Phase".

source: AllAfrica News: Eritrea

How I Nearly Got Snuffed Out in the Gambia

[Fahamu] Now that the Gambian story has been put back on the shelf, with everyone waiting to see whether President Adama Barrow will run an administration that will prove worthy of the amount of words expended on its emergence, I feel I can tell my sto…

[Fahamu] Now that the Gambian story has been put back on the shelf, with everyone waiting to see whether President Adama Barrow will run an administration that will prove worthy of the amount of words expended on its emergence, I feel I can tell my story of The Gambia.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

North Darfur Capital Tense As Army, Militias Clash

[Radio Dabanga] El Fasher -Armoured military vehicles, troops, and police are patrolling the streets of the El Fasher tonight following violent clashes that erupted between combined government forces and militiamen from an unnamed armed group at Al Bor…

[Radio Dabanga] El Fasher -Armoured military vehicles, troops, and police are patrolling the streets of the El Fasher tonight following violent clashes that erupted between combined government forces and militiamen from an unnamed armed group at Al Borsa exchange market today.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Addressing Saturday Night Live Trump, Zimbabwe Skit

[The Herald] While so-called African Americans living inside US borders began the month of February paying homage to the Father of African History, Dr Carter G. Woodson, who through the Association for the Study of Negro Life and History (today called …

[The Herald] While so-called African Americans living inside US borders began the month of February paying homage to the Father of African History, Dr Carter G. Woodson, who through the Association for the Study of Negro Life and History (today called the Association for the Study of African American Life and History), the nationally acclaimed comedy show "Saturday Night Live (SNL)" arrived at the conclusion that a parody that included US President Trump and President Mugabe would garner worldwide attention and do wond

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Parliament Urged Govt to Cut Civil Service Wage Bill to 70%

[Zimbabwe Independent] The Parliamentary Portfolio Committee on Finance and Economic Development has recommended that government carry out a restructuring of the civil service and reduce the wage bill to 70% of the budget within the first quarter of 20…

[Zimbabwe Independent] The Parliamentary Portfolio Committee on Finance and Economic Development has recommended that government carry out a restructuring of the civil service and reduce the wage bill to 70% of the budget within the first quarter of 2017, businessdigest has learnt.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Reserve Bank Sets Up U.S$70 Million Nostro Facility

[Zimbabwe Independent] Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe governor John Mangudya has introduced a US$70 million exchange/nostro stabilisation facility to be disbursed by the end of February 2017 in order to deal with the current delays in the processing of outgo…

[Zimbabwe Independent] Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe governor John Mangudya has introduced a US$70 million exchange/nostro stabilisation facility to be disbursed by the end of February 2017 in order to deal with the current delays in the processing of outgoing payments for the procurement of productive imports as part of a raft of measures to stabilise the economy.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Security Opens Up on Chiadzwa Diamond Mines Atrocities

[Zimbabwe Independent] This week the Zimbabwe Independent — which in December last year began publishing fresh stories based on our ground-breaking investigation into the Marange alluvial diamonds discovery and subsequent looting — made a breakthroug…

[Zimbabwe Independent] This week the Zimbabwe Independent -- which in December last year began publishing fresh stories based on our ground-breaking investigation into the Marange alluvial diamonds discovery and subsequent looting -- made a breakthrough by interviewing various security officers who were involved in gross human rights violations.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe