Call for Intensifying Fight Against Gender Based Violence

[Ethiopian Herald] “Gender based violence is not only sexual violence, but also it’s a serious crime. It as well inflicts psychological and physical health problems, ” said Bizualem Gebeyehu, Deputy directress of Addis Ababa City Administration Women’s…

[Ethiopian Herald] "Gender based violence is not only sexual violence, but also it's a serious crime. It as well inflicts psychological and physical health problems, " said Bizualem Gebeyehu, Deputy directress of Addis Ababa City Administration Women's and Children affairs.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

BATNF Interventions Benefit 18,000 Farmers

[This Day] Abuja -The capacity building initiatives by British American Tobacco Nigeria Foundation (BATNF) since 2002 have impacted over 18,000 smallholder farmers in many parts of the country, the Foundation’s Executive Director Abimbola Okoya has dis…

[This Day] Abuja -The capacity building initiatives by British American Tobacco Nigeria Foundation (BATNF) since 2002 have impacted over 18,000 smallholder farmers in many parts of the country, the Foundation's Executive Director Abimbola Okoya has disclosed.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

UNSC Observes Minute of Silence for Victims of Sinai Mosque Attack

[Egypt Online] A session of the UN Security Council kicked off Monday 27/11/2017 by observing a minute of silence for the victims of Friday’s terrorist attack on Al Rawda Mosque in North Sinai that left 305 persons dead, including 27 children.

[Egypt Online] A session of the UN Security Council kicked off Monday 27/11/2017 by observing a minute of silence for the victims of Friday's terrorist attack on Al Rawda Mosque in North Sinai that left 305 persons dead, including 27 children.

source: AllAfrica News: Egypt

Grand New Heavy Truck, Trailer Factory Inaugurated

[Ethiopian Herald] A new factory that produces trailers, semi-trailers and SINOTRUCKs (Power and Chassis) and fuel tankers was inaugurated on Saturday in the presence of senior officials and various dignitaries.

[Ethiopian Herald] A new factory that produces trailers, semi-trailers and SINOTRUCKs (Power and Chassis) and fuel tankers was inaugurated on Saturday in the presence of senior officials and various dignitaries.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Innovtech to Showcase Innovative ICT Initiatives in Mauritius

[Government of Mauritius] Innovtech Conference, which is coinciding with the 24th edition of Infotech this year, is set to showcase latest innovative projects in the ICT sector as well as applications implemented in Mauritius, said the Minister of Technology, Communication and Innovation, Mr Yogida Sawmynaden, during a press conference in Ebène yesterday.

[Government of Mauritius] Innovtech Conference, which is coinciding with the 24th edition of Infotech this year, is set to showcase latest innovative projects in the ICT sector as well as applications implemented in Mauritius, said the Minister of Technology, Communication and Innovation, Mr Yogida Sawmynaden, during a press conference in Ebène yesterday.

source: AllAfrica News: Mauritius

National Football Team Climb 6 Places in FIFA Rankings

[Ethiopian Herald] The Ethiopian national football team climbed six places to 145th in the world and 44th in Africa in the latest FIFA world rankings released on Thursday despite repeated defeats and inability to take advantage of the second chance to …

[Ethiopian Herald] The Ethiopian national football team climbed six places to 145th in the world and 44th in Africa in the latest FIFA world rankings released on Thursday despite repeated defeats and inability to take advantage of the second chance to go through to the fifth African Championship finals, CHAN Cup, after conceding a 3-2 aggregate defeat at the hands of Rwanda.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Great Hope for Economy

[The Herald] President Emmerson Mnangagwa’s inauguration speech has struck the right chords in business corridors and optimism is abound the head of Government represents a fresh breath of air that has potential to ignite economic growth, but business …

[The Herald] President Emmerson Mnangagwa's inauguration speech has struck the right chords in business corridors and optimism is abound the head of Government represents a fresh breath of air that has potential to ignite economic growth, but business was quick to compile a "to do" list that could define his reign.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Let Children Treat Their Own Concerns

[Ethiopian Herald] The United Nations, in its the Universal Declaration of Human Rights, has decreed that ‘every child is entitled to all the rights and freedoms set forth therein, without distinction of any kind, such as race, color, sex, language, re…

[Ethiopian Herald] The United Nations, in its the Universal Declaration of Human Rights, has decreed that 'every child is entitled to all the rights and freedoms set forth therein, without distinction of any kind, such as race, color, sex, language, religion, political or other opinion, national or social origin, property, birth or other status.' The preamble of the convention also bestows the child special protection and care due to his physical and mental immaturity. This provision includes appropriate legal protection, be

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia