AU Peace Support Operations Division Delegation Visits Somalia

[Shabelle] A delegation from the African Union Peace Support Operations Division (PSOD) is in Somalia to assess peacekeeping activities as the transfer of responsibilities from AMISOM to Somali national security forces begin to take shape.

[Shabelle] A delegation from the African Union Peace Support Operations Division (PSOD) is in Somalia to assess peacekeeping activities as the transfer of responsibilities from AMISOM to Somali national security forces begin to take shape.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

Protected World Food Programme Vessel Arrives in Mogadishu

[Shabelle] United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) ship MV Esbjerg safely arrived in Mogadishu on 11th February 2018 under the protection of EU Naval Force’s Lithuanian Autonomous Vessel Protection Detachment (AVPD).

[Shabelle] United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) ship MV Esbjerg safely arrived in Mogadishu on 11th February 2018 under the protection of EU Naval Force's Lithuanian Autonomous Vessel Protection Detachment (AVPD).

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

EA Legislators ‘Happy’ With Dar Port Performance

[Daily News] THE East African Legislative Assembly (EALA) yesterday hailed the efficiency at the Dar es Salaam port, but were also concerned that too much of that cargo was hauled on roads instead of the relatively railway lines.

[Daily News] THE East African Legislative Assembly (EALA) yesterday hailed the efficiency at the Dar es Salaam port, but were also concerned that too much of that cargo was hauled on roads instead of the relatively railway lines.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Politics of Hatred – Challenge to Ethiopia’s Unity

[Ethiopian Herald] Hatred in any country or socio-political setting emanates from multiple causes. Some of the causes are historical, economic and socio-psychological. History is full of incidents of war, ethnic squabbling and sporadic fights on scare …

[Ethiopian Herald] Hatred in any country or socio-political setting emanates from multiple causes. Some of the causes are historical, economic and socio-psychological. History is full of incidents of war, ethnic squabbling and sporadic fights on scare resources instigated by hatred and blind biases about this or that group of people or even persons.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Art Need to Portray Ethiopia’s Military Role – Gen. Samora Yunis

[Ethiopian Herald] In a panel discussion held yesterday in connection with the 6th National Defense day celebration, it was stated that the art sector should be motivated to portray the good image and contributions of Ethiopia’s military forces.

[Ethiopian Herald] In a panel discussion held yesterday in connection with the 6th National Defense day celebration, it was stated that the art sector should be motivated to portray the good image and contributions of Ethiopia's military forces.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

City Constructing Modern Auto Bus Station With 200 Million Birr

[Ethiopian Herald] ADDIS ABABA – Addis Ababa Transport Programs Coordination Council announced that a modern auto bus station is being built at Africa’s biggest market hub in Addis, ‘Merkato’, with 200 million Birr. And the project is expected to solve…

[Ethiopian Herald] ADDIS ABABA - Addis Ababa Transport Programs Coordination Council announced that a modern auto bus station is being built at Africa's biggest market hub in Addis, 'Merkato', with 200 million Birr. And the project is expected to solve transportation problems upon its completion.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Stewardship – Basis for Development

[Ethiopian Herald] The essence of leadership is broader than possessing certain skills and expertise. It’s deeper than what any leadership assessment can reveal. The best way to see leadership is through stewardship. Looking at it through the lens of s…

[Ethiopian Herald] The essence of leadership is broader than possessing certain skills and expertise. It's deeper than what any leadership assessment can reveal. The best way to see leadership is through stewardship. Looking at it through the lens of stewardship, which is an authority over people and accountability before the ultimate owner, is the key to understanding what it means to lead. In the political and government service delivering context, it should be known that the public is the ultimate owner and beneficiary of

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

National Electrification Program

[Ethiopian Herald] Ethiopia has set a target to achieve universal access to electricity by 2025. Achieving universal access to electricity for a developing country is not only about providing electricity services to under-served population, but also ab…

[Ethiopian Herald] Ethiopia has set a target to achieve universal access to electricity by 2025. Achieving universal access to electricity for a developing country is not only about providing electricity services to under-served population, but also about appropriately matching the peoples' and the country's general development needs. Ethiopia has launched its own version of universal access to electricity program - the National Electrification Program (NEP).

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia