Wanderers Coach Osman Resists Complacency

[Nyasa Times] Mighty Be Forward Wanderers head coach Yasin Osman says the lead his club is enjoying in the TNM Super League is not yet title-winning as he guards against complacency.

[Nyasa Times] Mighty Be Forward Wanderers head coach Yasin Osman says the lead his club is enjoying in the TNM Super League is not yet title-winning as he guards against complacency.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Italy Grants 100 Million Br for Job Skills Training

[Addis Fortune] The Italian Agency for Development Cooperation (AICS) has approved close to 100 million Br in grant to provide job skills training for people residing in domestic migration prone areas and refugees who come from Eritrea. Aimed at job cr…

[Addis Fortune] The Italian Agency for Development Cooperation (AICS) has approved close to 100 million Br in grant to provide job skills training for people residing in domestic migration prone areas and refugees who come from Eritrea. Aimed at job creation opportunities, the projects will be implemented by the United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO) and the International Organization for Migration (IOM).

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Two Foreign Companies Run Front to Supply Coal

[Addis Fortune] Two international coal suppliers, Riftcot Limited and HC Trading Plc, gave the lowest offers for the supply of 700,000 tonnes of coal to the Ethiopian Petroleum Supply Enterprise (EPSE). The procurement is estimated to cost close to 60 …

[Addis Fortune] Two international coal suppliers, Riftcot Limited and HC Trading Plc, gave the lowest offers for the supply of 700,000 tonnes of coal to the Ethiopian Petroleum Supply Enterprise (EPSE). The procurement is estimated to cost close to 60 million Br.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Horticulture Dev’t Gets Favour

[Addis Fortune] The Ethiopian Horticulture & Agriculture Investment Authority has outfitted 3,000ha of state owned farms located in three sites for horticulture development following a direction from the Office of the Prime Minister. The transfer is waiting for approval from the Ethiopian Investment Commission (EIC) Board.

[Addis Fortune] The Ethiopian Horticulture & Agriculture Investment Authority has outfitted 3,000ha of state owned farms located in three sites for horticulture development following a direction from the Office of the Prime Minister. The transfer is waiting for approval from the Ethiopian Investment Commission (EIC) Board.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Amending Ethiopia’s Handicapped Multiparty System

[Addis Fortune] Elections are not the sole indicators of a thriving democracy. If they were, the Ethiopian People’s Revolutionary Democratic Front (EPRDF)’s landslide victory in the 2015 general election would not have been followed by public protests …

[Addis Fortune] Elections are not the sole indicators of a thriving democracy. If they were, the Ethiopian People's Revolutionary Democratic Front (EPRDF)'s landslide victory in the 2015 general election would not have been followed by public protests in major regions of the country within a year. Often, people point to elections as proof of democracy. However, elections are precursors, rather than a signifier of democratic rule.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Kebede Goes Back to Prison

[Addis Fortune] Kebede Tesera, a 75-year-old man convicted of seven criminal charges, goes back to prison after he walked away from a remaining 17-year sentence with a presidential pardon. The pardon was reversed owing to the reason that the board real…

[Addis Fortune] Kebede Tesera, a 75-year-old man convicted of seven criminal charges, goes back to prison after he walked away from a remaining 17-year sentence with a presidential pardon. The pardon was reversed owing to the reason that the board realised that it granted the pardon on the grounds of misleading information.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

A Fraction of Ethiopia’s History

[Addis Fortune] I cannot tell or guess what prompted the BBC’s senior journalist Zeinab Badawi to present her recent rather fascinating history of Ethiopia, from the origins of mankind and ancient Ethiopian civilisation to the era of the Princes and th…

[Addis Fortune] I cannot tell or guess what prompted the BBC's senior journalist Zeinab Badawi to present her recent rather fascinating history of Ethiopia, from the origins of mankind and ancient Ethiopian civilisation to the era of the Princes and the Axumite kingdom - spanning over three thousand years.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Warriors Squander Chance to Close Gap on Surging Police

[Nation] Former men’s champions Butali Sugar Warriors missed the chance to close the gap on league leaders Kenya Police after the weekend round of Kenya Hockey Union league matches.

[Nation] Former men's champions Butali Sugar Warriors missed the chance to close the gap on league leaders Kenya Police after the weekend round of Kenya Hockey Union league matches.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya