Mariental Municipality to Help Illegal Squatters

[New Era] Mariental -Mariental Municipality will have to raise funds to provide services, such as sewage reticulation and electricity for residents who illegally constructed structures on municipal land in areas such as Takarania and Nuwe Lokasie.

[New Era] Mariental -Mariental Municipality will have to raise funds to provide services, such as sewage reticulation and electricity for residents who illegally constructed structures on municipal land in areas such as Takarania and Nuwe Lokasie.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Ethiopia’s Progress in Human Development

[Ethiopian Herald] It is more than quarter of a century since the first Human Development Report (HDR) introduced a new approach for advancing human development progress. It is basically about expanding the richness of human life, rather than simply th…

[Ethiopian Herald] It is more than quarter of a century since the first Human Development Report (HDR) introduced a new approach for advancing human development progress. It is basically about expanding the richness of human life, rather than simply the richness of the economy in which human beings live. It is an approach that is focused on people, their opportunities and choices.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Premier’s Responses On Current National, Regional Issues

[Ethiopian Herald] On Wednesday, Prime Minister Hailemariam Dessalegen held a press conference on current issues where members of the press raised a variety of questions. Here follows the first part of the Premier’s responses to questions on Human righ…

[Ethiopian Herald] On Wednesday, Prime Minister Hailemariam Dessalegen held a press conference on current issues where members of the press raised a variety of questions. Here follows the first part of the Premier's responses to questions on Human rights, regional politics and stability, diplomatic relations with Egypt, foreign currency shortage and the new administration of Somalia.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Police Constable Sentenced to 25 Years

[New Era] Windhoek -Police constable Justin Munsu Simataa, 31, was sentenced to 25 years behind bars in the Windhoek High Court yesterday for gunning down Canadian-born Firmino Fabrice Mael outside a Windhoek bar four years ago.

[New Era] Windhoek -Police constable Justin Munsu Simataa, 31, was sentenced to 25 years behind bars in the Windhoek High Court yesterday for gunning down Canadian-born Firmino Fabrice Mael outside a Windhoek bar four years ago.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

An Antidote of Dependency, Xenophobia

[Ethiopian Herald] The year 2016 has sent a clear message to the African continent to sustain rapid economic growth and catch up with the already developed nations. The Brexit, the election of Donald Trump and the rise of the Far right political partie…

[Ethiopian Herald] The year 2016 has sent a clear message to the African continent to sustain rapid economic growth and catch up with the already developed nations. The Brexit, the election of Donald Trump and the rise of the Far right political parties in Europe mean less immigrants from less fortunate countries. Of all other reasons, the hate towards immigrants is what drove nationalist and populist leaders to have an upper hand over the establishments. It seems against the status quo of this globalized world to be hate mo

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

China-Mauritius to Explore New Strategic Partnership

[Government of Mauritius] The Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Regional Integration and International Trade had working session yesterday with a high-level delegation from the Chinese government in a view to engage China in the Mauritius Africa Strategy, s…

[Government of Mauritius] The Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Regional Integration and International Trade had working session yesterday with a high-level delegation from the Chinese government in a view to engage China in the Mauritius Africa Strategy, so as to explore new avenues of cooperation.

source: AllAfrica News: Mauritius

Bill Clinton Bridge Will Be Commissioned Soon – FCT Minister

[Daily Trust] As the Abuja airport re-opens for business, the FCT Administration has promised to ease traffic flow on the axis by completing and commissioning the Airport Road and the Bill Clinton Bridge soon.

[Daily Trust] As the Abuja airport re-opens for business, the FCT Administration has promised to ease traffic flow on the axis by completing and commissioning the Airport Road and the Bill Clinton Bridge soon.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Team Botswana Confident

[Botswana Daily News] Gaborone -The Thomas A Robinson National Stadium in Nassau will be the venue to be on Sunday when the Botswana relay teams take to the track.

[Botswana Daily News] Gaborone -The Thomas A Robinson National Stadium in Nassau will be the venue to be on Sunday when the Botswana relay teams take to the track.

source: AllAfrica News: Botswana

Double Standards When It Comes to Racism – Trade Union

[News24Wire] There appear to be double standards in South African society when it comes to issues of racism and hate speech, as most of the people who felt the backlash were white perpetrators, trade union Solidarity said on Thursday.

[News24Wire] There appear to be double standards in South African society when it comes to issues of racism and hate speech, as most of the people who felt the backlash were white perpetrators, trade union Solidarity said on Thursday.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa