Remembering Tewodros II – the Emperor Who Ended the Era of Division

[Ethiopian Herald] In Ethiopian history, the time between the mid 18th to 19th centuries is known as ‘Zemene Mesafint’ or Era of Princes. The main feature of time was absence of central authority that the country was divided between regions run by diff…

[Ethiopian Herald] In Ethiopian history, the time between the mid 18th to 19th centuries is known as 'Zemene Mesafint' or Era of Princes. The main feature of time was absence of central authority that the country was divided between regions run by different princes. It was Emperor (King of Kings) Tewodros II who came to the picture at this critical juncture in the country's history.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

NCC Insists On Technical Competence for 9mobile Bidder

[Guardian] Nigeria Communications Commission (NCC) will not approve the sale of 9mobile to any bidder without technical competence, Professor Umar Danbatta, executive vice-chairman of the commission said on Monday.

[Guardian] Nigeria Communications Commission (NCC) will not approve the sale of 9mobile to any bidder without technical competence, Professor Umar Danbatta, executive vice-chairman of the commission said on Monday.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Senate Committee Postpones Meeting With IEBC’s Chebukati

[Capital FM] Nairobi -A meeting between the Senate Justice, Legal Affairs and Human Rights Committee and Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC) Chairman Wafula Chebukati and the two remaining Commissioners has been postponed.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -A meeting between the Senate Justice, Legal Affairs and Human Rights Committee and Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC) Chairman Wafula Chebukati and the two remaining Commissioners has been postponed.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Superhero Deals With Jumia Ghana

[Business Day] Africa’s #1 online retailer is set to launch an all-round discount sale dubbed “Superhero deals”This discount campaign comes after the Mobile Week by Jumia which was the biggest online mobile sale of the year.

[Business Day] Africa's #1 online retailer is set to launch an all-round discount sale dubbed "Superhero deals"This discount campaign comes after the Mobile Week by Jumia which was the biggest online mobile sale of the year.

source: AllAfrica News: Ghana

Fall Armyworm Needs to Be Managed – USAID

[Business Day] The Head of Policy and Engagement Coordinator of the Fall Armyworm (FAW) Taskforce of the USAID Bureau of Food Security, Ms. Regina Eddy says the fall armyworm pest has come to stay in Africa, and governments must find the appropriate so…

[Business Day] The Head of Policy and Engagement Coordinator of the Fall Armyworm (FAW) Taskforce of the USAID Bureau of Food Security, Ms. Regina Eddy says the fall armyworm pest has come to stay in Africa, and governments must find the appropriate solutions to manage the impacts of the worms.

source: AllAfrica News: Ghana

Hope for Maynard Street Residents Living in Limbo

[GroundUp] The City of Cape Town may finally answer a two-year-old question Maynard Street residents have been asking: what will happen to the City-owned houses in Gardens, Cape Town?

[GroundUp] The City of Cape Town may finally answer a two-year-old question Maynard Street residents have been asking: what will happen to the City-owned houses in Gardens, Cape Town?

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa