Ethiopia’s Tirunesh Dibaba Wins Women’s Chicago Marathon

[Ethiopian Herald] Ethiopian three times Olympic gold medallist and world champion Tirunesh Dibaba snatched the Chicago Marathon women’s title on Sunday, pulling away to win her first major crown at the distance.

[Ethiopian Herald] Ethiopian three times Olympic gold medallist and world champion Tirunesh Dibaba snatched the Chicago Marathon women's title on Sunday, pulling away to win her first major crown at the distance.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

PM Calls for Efficiency and Rationalisation

[AIM] Maputo -Mozambican Prime Minister Carlos Agostinho do Rosario on Monday declared that, in order to reduce its budget deficit, the country must continue to improve efficiency in tax collection and “rationalise public expenditure”.

[AIM] Maputo -Mozambican Prime Minister Carlos Agostinho do Rosario on Monday declared that, in order to reduce its budget deficit, the country must continue to improve efficiency in tax collection and "rationalise public expenditure".

source: AllAfrica News: Mozambique

Federation Works to Expand Badminton Amid Challenges

[Ethiopian Herald] The Ethiopian Badminton Federation (EBF) is currently working to expand the sport across the nation and to be competitive in the Continental and International games, EBF stated.

[Ethiopian Herald] The Ethiopian Badminton Federation (EBF) is currently working to expand the sport across the nation and to be competitive in the Continental and International games, EBF stated.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Tug Crew in Beira Threatens to Commit Suicide

[AIM] Maputo -The foreign crew of a tugboat in the central Mozambican port of Beira have threatened to blow the tug up and commit mass suicide, unless they are paid wage arrears amounting to 50,000 US dollars, reports Tuesday’s issue of the independent…

[AIM] Maputo -The foreign crew of a tugboat in the central Mozambican port of Beira have threatened to blow the tug up and commit mass suicide, unless they are paid wage arrears amounting to 50,000 US dollars, reports Tuesday's issue of the independent daily "O Pais".

source: AllAfrica News: Mozambique

Excelling in Foreign Policy

[Ethiopian Herald] Ethiopia is implementing a foreign policy that has in fact redeemed the war ravaged Horn of Africa region. As we know, if anything goes wrong in the Horn of Africa region, Ethiopia would be the first to suffer the consequences. The p…

[Ethiopian Herald] Ethiopia is implementing a foreign policy that has in fact redeemed the war ravaged Horn of Africa region. As we know, if anything goes wrong in the Horn of Africa region, Ethiopia would be the first to suffer the consequences. The policy it is pursuing now is devised after perusing the objective facts of the long history of the Horn.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Structural Transformation Sees Promising Pace – President

[Ethiopian Herald] President Dr. Mulatu Teshome said despite various economic, social and political challenges, country’s structural transformation is at promising pace.

[Ethiopian Herald] President Dr. Mulatu Teshome said despite various economic, social and political challenges, country's structural transformation is at promising pace.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Army Necessary to Stop Gang-Fuelled ‘Genocide’ in Cape Town – Residents

[News24Wire] Army deployment in gang hot spots around Cape Town is a long overdue necessity to try and crack down on “genocide” at the hands of gangsters, say residents.

[News24Wire] Army deployment in gang hot spots around Cape Town is a long overdue necessity to try and crack down on "genocide" at the hands of gangsters, say residents.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Authority Outperforming GTP II Target

[Ethiopian Herald] The city road coverage has already reached 23.4 percent before the Second Growth and Transformation Plan ( GTP- II) come to an end in three year time . The plan is to raise the road coverage by 25 percent at the end of the reported p…

[Ethiopian Herald] The city road coverage has already reached 23.4 percent before the Second Growth and Transformation Plan ( GTP- II) come to an end in three year time . The plan is to raise the road coverage by 25 percent at the end of the reported period, said T'umay Woldegebriel Public Relations Head at Addis Ababa City Roads Authority.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Objectives of the Mauritius Cinema Week Met, Minister Bodha Says

[Government of Mauritius] The Mauritius Cinema Week gave the opportunity to local artists who are either interested, amateurs or professionals in cinematography to learn from the renowned international artists. This four-day event has also symbolised t…

[Government of Mauritius] The Mauritius Cinema Week gave the opportunity to local artists who are either interested, amateurs or professionals in cinematography to learn from the renowned international artists. This four-day event has also symbolised the breakthrough of Mauritian cinema as a profession.

source: AllAfrica News: Mauritius