Tanga Farmers Advised to Grow Drought-Resistant Crops

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -The government has advised farmers in the northern part of Tanga region to plant early maturing or drought-resistant varieties of seeds so as to avoid food shortage.

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -The government has advised farmers in the northern part of Tanga region to plant early maturing or drought-resistant varieties of seeds so as to avoid food shortage.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Ministry Developing Cities, Towns Tourist Attractions

[Ethiopian Herald] Ministry of Culture and Tourism said it has given top priority to activities in developing tourist attraction places in the cities and towns of the country.

[Ethiopian Herald] Ministry of Culture and Tourism said it has given top priority to activities in developing tourist attraction places in the cities and towns of the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Looking to Domestic Investment in Manufacturing

[Ethiopian Herald] Most local investors are not lured into the nation’s manufacturing sector albeit its attractive incentives like favorable land lease rates, access to commercial credit, duty free imports of inputs, and generous tax breaks to both loc…

[Ethiopian Herald] Most local investors are not lured into the nation's manufacturing sector albeit its attractive incentives like favorable land lease rates, access to commercial credit, duty free imports of inputs, and generous tax breaks to both local and foreign investors. Hence, what needs to be done to boost the share of domestic investment in such sector ?

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Equip Regional Hospitals to Curb MNH Congestion

[Citizen] Reports that Muhimbili National Hospital (MNH) is grappling with congestion are worrying. The national facility, according to a special report in The Citizen yesterday, now serves patients well beyond its capacity.

[Citizen] Reports that Muhimbili National Hospital (MNH) is grappling with congestion are worrying. The national facility, according to a special report in The Citizen yesterday, now serves patients well beyond its capacity.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Bitcoin and Cryptocurrencies – Money or Not?

[Business Day] “For bitcoin to gain global acceptance and be used as a competitor money to dollar, euro and pound, it must be accepted everywhere, it must be very stable and credible” Former of Head Global Markets, Stanbic Bank Ghana, Inusah Musah has …

[Business Day] "For bitcoin to gain global acceptance and be used as a competitor money to dollar, euro and pound, it must be accepted everywhere, it must be very stable and credible" Former of Head Global Markets, Stanbic Bank Ghana, Inusah Musah has said.

source: AllAfrica News: Ghana

Investment in Youth Fosters Development

[Ethiopian Herald] Youths are regarded as engines of development in every aspect of nation’s socioeconomic progress. As it is the median age of a people, when they start to think about self actualization and become a ready work force, youths start to l…

[Ethiopian Herald] Youths are regarded as engines of development in every aspect of nation's socioeconomic progress. As it is the median age of a people, when they start to think about self actualization and become a ready work force, youths start to look for different options that can enhance their economic life at this stage.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

FIFA Orders to Set New EFF Electoral Process

[Ethiopian Herald] The world football governing body, FIFA, has ordered the Ethiopian Football Federation (EFF) to set key changes to its electoral process before presidential elections takes place.

[Ethiopian Herald] The world football governing body, FIFA, has ordered the Ethiopian Football Federation (EFF) to set key changes to its electoral process before presidential elections takes place.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

News – Pizza Hut Officially Opens in Ethiopia

[Addis Standard] Pizza Hut – an American restaurant chain – becomes the first major international food franchise to open in Ethiopia. U.S. Ambassador to Ethiopia, Michael Raynor, Yum! Brands representatives, government officials, and special guests cel…

[Addis Standard] Pizza Hut – an American restaurant chain – becomes the first major international food franchise to open in Ethiopia. U.S. Ambassador to Ethiopia, Michael Raynor, Yum! Brands representatives, government officials, and special guests celebrate the opening of Pizza Hut today, at the restaurant’s new CMC location.