Maize Seed Adoption Program Surpasses Goal

[Addis Fortune] The Advanced Maize Seed Adoption Program (AMSAP), a public-private partnership (PPP) between the US Agency for International Development (USAID), DuPont, and the Government of Ethiopia, surpassed its goal by 150pc to boost the productio…

[Addis Fortune] The Advanced Maize Seed Adoption Program (AMSAP), a public-private partnership (PPP) between the US Agency for International Development (USAID), DuPont, and the Government of Ethiopia, surpassed its goal by 150pc to boost the production of maize among smallholder farmers in Ethiopia.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Minister Admits Football Standard Has Dwindled

[Nyasa Times] Minister of Labour, Youth, Sports and Manpower Development Henry Mussa has conceded football performance in the country has dwindled and disclosed that plans are underway to establish regional sports academies to improve the game in the c…

[Nyasa Times] Minister of Labour, Youth, Sports and Manpower Development Henry Mussa has conceded football performance in the country has dwindled and disclosed that plans are underway to establish regional sports academies to improve the game in the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Shatta Wale Is in ‘Pain’ Because He Didn’t Get BET Nomination

[Ghana Star] BullDog, former manager of Shatta Wale claims the latter is in “pain” as a result of his inability to snag a Black Entertainment Television (BET) awards nomination in spite of his popularity.

[Ghana Star] BullDog, former manager of Shatta Wale claims the latter is in "pain" as a result of his inability to snag a Black Entertainment Television (BET) awards nomination in spite of his popularity.

source: AllAfrica News: Ghana

Schlettwein Doubts Airnam Report

[Namibian] FINANCE minister Calle Schlettwein yesterday cast doubt on claims that Air Namibia’s loss-making routes, including the Windhoek-Frankfurt one, should be sustained.

[Namibian] FINANCE minister Calle Schlettwein yesterday cast doubt on claims that Air Namibia's loss-making routes, including the Windhoek-Frankfurt one, should be sustained.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Afcon/Under17 – Angola Play Tanzania Thursday

[ANGOP] Luanda -After drawing 2-2 with Niger on Monday in the first round match, the Angolan national under17 football team are facing this Thursday Tanzania in Libreville, aiming at getting their first win in the Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON/U17), tak…

[ANGOP] Luanda -After drawing 2-2 with Niger on Monday in the first round match, the Angolan national under17 football team are facing this Thursday Tanzania in Libreville, aiming at getting their first win in the Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON/U17), taking place in Gabon.

source: AllAfrica News: Angola

Govt to Continue to Bankroll Serengeti Boys

[Citizen] Dodoma -The government has reiterated that it will continue to provide financial support to the National under 17 soccer team, which is currently participating in the CAF U-17 championship in Gabon.

[Citizen] Dodoma -The government has reiterated that it will continue to provide financial support to the National under 17 soccer team, which is currently participating in the CAF U-17 championship in Gabon.

source: AllAfrica News: Gabon

Contractors Paid Sh13 Billion As More Arrears Verified

[Citizen] Dodoma -The government yesterday said it was verifying all debts it owed contractors, who delivered services to various public schools before starting repaying them.

[Citizen] Dodoma -The government yesterday said it was verifying all debts it owed contractors, who delivered services to various public schools before starting repaying them.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania