On Decolonizing Ethiopian Studies: Decolonize the Decolonizers First

[Addis Standard] I would like to make a simple critique of Hewan Solomon’s article “Decolonizing Ethiopian Studies”. I find the article vacuous and symptomatic of what it seeks to dismantle. Thus, even as it raises a significant issue (“the importance …

[Addis Standard] I would like to make a simple critique of Hewan Solomon's article "Decolonizing Ethiopian Studies". I find the article vacuous and symptomatic of what it seeks to dismantle. Thus, even as it raises a significant issue ("the importance of making Ethiopian languages and ideas dominant in the field of Ethiopian Studies"), in my opinion, it reads more like bluster and empty preaching - dare I say, a colonial call for "decolonization."

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

NPA Ends Dispute With Intels, Seeks Attorney-General’s Clearance to Restore Contract

[Premium Times] The business dispute between the Nigerian Ports Authority and Intels Nigeria Limited over revenue sharing structure and payment procedure now stands resolved, the NPA has said.

[Premium Times] The business dispute between the Nigerian Ports Authority and Intels Nigeria Limited over revenue sharing structure and payment procedure now stands resolved, the NPA has said.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Expo Intesifies Marketing

[Botswana Daily News] Kasane -The 2017 Botswana Travel and Tourism Expo held in Kasane has seen an intensified marketing of tourism destinations in the country.

[Botswana Daily News] Kasane -The 2017 Botswana Travel and Tourism Expo held in Kasane has seen an intensified marketing of tourism destinations in the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Botswana

Nestle, Okomu Oil, Others Lift NSE Indices Further By N160 Billion

[Guardian] Equity transactions on the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE), continued in an upward note yesterday, following price gains by major highly capitalised stocks, especially Nestle Plc, as market capitalisation increased further by N160billion.

[Guardian] Equity transactions on the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE), continued in an upward note yesterday, following price gains by major highly capitalised stocks, especially Nestle Plc, as market capitalisation increased further by N160billion.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Zimbabwe Offers South Africa a Lesson On Change and Outcomes

[Daily Maverick] Since the military orchestrated a coup-like takeover of the government last month, ousting Robert Mugabe in the process, many have referred to the developments in Zimbabwe as the start of a “new dawn” and a “new era”. With the announce…

[Daily Maverick] Since the military orchestrated a coup-like takeover of the government last month, ousting Robert Mugabe in the process, many have referred to the developments in Zimbabwe as the start of a "new dawn" and a "new era". With the announcement of Emmerson Mnangagwa's new cabinet last week, however, these expectations for change were sobered by the political realities of a country grappling with the task of moving forward after 37 years of single-party dominance. By DAVID REIERSGORD.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Reps Wade Into Feud Between NCC, Telcos

[Guardian] Abuja -House of Representatives committee on Telecommunications has asked the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC); IHS Nigeria Ltd and SWAP Technologies & Telecoms Plc to within two weeks’ resolve impending crisis over infrastructure sharing market.

[Guardian] Abuja -House of Representatives committee on Telecommunications has asked the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC); IHS Nigeria Ltd and SWAP Technologies & Telecoms Plc to within two weeks' resolve impending crisis over infrastructure sharing market.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

The Pertinent Questions From the 2018 Budget That Remain Unanswered

[The Source] If all goes according to plan, finance Minister Patrick Chinamasa’s 2018 budget will be remembered chiefly for its promised repeal of the Indigenisation Act, except for the diamond and platinum industries.

[The Source] If all goes according to plan, finance Minister Patrick Chinamasa's 2018 budget will be remembered chiefly for its promised repeal of the Indigenisation Act, except for the diamond and platinum industries.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

How Data Drives Government’s Voluntary Assets, Income Declaration – Adeosun

[Guardian] Minister of Finance, Kemi Adeosun, in this interview captured by The Guardian’s News Editor MARCEL MBAMALU, speaks on how government’s global data on high net-worth Nigerians will bring everyone into the tax net by March 31 2018 through the …

[Guardian] Minister of Finance, Kemi Adeosun, in this interview captured by The Guardian's News Editor MARCEL MBAMALU, speaks on how government's global data on high net-worth Nigerians will bring everyone into the tax net by March 31 2018 through the Voluntary Asset and Income Declaration Scheme (VAIDS).

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria