Geospatial Information Said Imperative for Rising Africa

[Ethiopian Herald] The National Planning Commission accentuated that Geospatial and Statistical Information are imperative for Africa to realize its development agendas. AfricaGis 2017 20th conference kicked off yesterday under a theme: “Geospatial and…

[Ethiopian Herald] The National Planning Commission accentuated that Geospatial and Statistical Information are imperative for Africa to realize its development agendas. AfricaGis 2017 20th conference kicked off yesterday under a theme: "Geospatial and Statistical Information Imperatives for the 'Africa We Want.' "Opening the Conference organized jointly by the Ethiopian Mapping Agency and Economic Commission for Africa (ECA), National Planning Deputy Commissioner, with the rank of State Minister Getachew Adem said that the

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Tekno Show Back On Track

[263Chat] Nigerian contemporary musician, Tekno also known as Tekno Miles’ show that had been cancelled due to the prevailing political situation in the country is now back on the cards this Friday the 24th of November 2017 Alexandra Sports Club.

[263Chat] Nigerian contemporary musician, Tekno also known as Tekno Miles' show that had been cancelled due to the prevailing political situation in the country is now back on the cards this Friday the 24th of November 2017 Alexandra Sports Club.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Mother, Children in Safe Hands

[Ethiopian Herald] Globally, the annual number of maternal deaths is decreasing substantially. Particularly, since the 1990s, the death rate has declined remarkably.

[Ethiopian Herald] Globally, the annual number of maternal deaths is decreasing substantially. Particularly, since the 1990s, the death rate has declined remarkably.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Software Potential

[Ethiopian Herald] The global economy is heading towards being technology and knowledge driven, and this is raising the importance of ICT sectors like software and the software-based services industry, where software is everywhere in our products and s…

[Ethiopian Herald] The global economy is heading towards being technology and knowledge driven, and this is raising the importance of ICT sectors like software and the software-based services industry, where software is everywhere in our products and services today - ranging from cellphones, cars to mobile apps.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Transforming Livestock Sector, Solving Export Bottlenecks

[Ethiopian Herald] Ethiopia is one of the top ranking countries in Africa and among the first ten in the world in terms of livestock resources. And it is not uncommon to see majority of the rural population engaged in some way with animal husbandry. An…

[Ethiopian Herald] Ethiopia is one of the top ranking countries in Africa and among the first ten in the world in terms of livestock resources. And it is not uncommon to see majority of the rural population engaged in some way with animal husbandry. Animal husbandry in rural areas is used for the provision of draft power, food, source of cash, fuel for cooking, hides and skins, and as a means of transport for carrying goods and people.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Johannesburg Water Undertaking Largest Repair Job in Its History

[News24Wire] Utility company Johannesburg Water is currently dealing with the largest repair of a burst pipe in the entity’s history, the City said on Wednesday.

[News24Wire] Utility company Johannesburg Water is currently dealing with the largest repair of a burst pipe in the entity's history, the City said on Wednesday.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Parliament – in a Reality Twisting Performance, Molefe Denies Everything

[Daily Maverick] A simple answer to a straightforward question turned out to be not quite the thing for former Eskom Chief Executive Brian Molefe. Maintaining he took early retirement, and did not resign as the courts would hear next week, he told the …

[Daily Maverick] A simple answer to a straightforward question turned out to be not quite the thing for former Eskom Chief Executive Brian Molefe. Maintaining he took early retirement, and did not resign as the courts would hear next week, he told the public enterprises State Capture inquiry: "The battle I chose was load shedding". And while Molefe publicly announced his stepping down in the interest of good governance after the public protector's 2016 State of Capture report, on Tuesday night that document was described a

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Ex-Eskom Chair Zola Tsotsi Testifies How Guptas Threatened Him

[News24Wire] Former Eskom chairperson chairperson Zola Tsotsi claims that Tony Gupta warned him that he was not helping them at Eskom and therefore his job was at risk.

[News24Wire] Former Eskom chairperson chairperson Zola Tsotsi claims that Tony Gupta warned him that he was not helping them at Eskom and therefore his job was at risk.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Group Wants Dangiwa Umar to Contest 2019 Presidency

[This Day] Kaduna -A group known as Good-news Nigeria has kick started a campaign to pressurise radical former military administrator of Kaduna State, Col. Abubakar Dangiwa Umar (rtd), to contest for the 2019 presidential election.

[This Day] Kaduna -A group known as Good-news Nigeria has kick started a campaign to pressurise radical former military administrator of Kaduna State, Col. Abubakar Dangiwa Umar (rtd), to contest for the 2019 presidential election.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria