Drought in the Horn, Ethiopia’s Experience

[Ethiopian Herald] The Horn of Africa is one of the volatile regions with the people facing various man-made and natural disasters. Conflicts and droughts hit the region at different times. Boarder and internal conflicts linger at the region leaving th…

[Ethiopian Herald] The Horn of Africa is one of the volatile regions with the people facing various man-made and natural disasters. Conflicts and droughts hit the region at different times. Boarder and internal conflicts linger at the region leaving the entire people in absolute fear.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Japan Grants U.S.$1 Million for Quality Teacher Training

[Ethiopian Herald] Japan and UNESCO entered a cooperative agreement which provide one million USD fund for a project on quality teacher training and development for peace-building in the Horn of Africa.

[Ethiopian Herald] Japan and UNESCO entered a cooperative agreement which provide one million USD fund for a project on quality teacher training and development for peace-building in the Horn of Africa.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Prioritizing for Skilled Human Power

[Ethiopian Herald] Of late, Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn had laid a cornerstone for the construction of Borena University in Borena Zone, Oromia State. As the premier spoke after the groundbreaking ceremony, the construction of the university wi…

[Ethiopian Herald] Of late, Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn had laid a cornerstone for the construction of Borena University in Borena Zone, Oromia State. As the premier spoke after the groundbreaking ceremony, the construction of the university will assist in preserving the cultural values of the pastoral communities, and thereby to address their socio-economic issues.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Rains to Persist

[The Herald] Rainfall activity is expected to continue throughout the week, although precipitation levels have decreased from a high of about 223mm to about 50mm in some parts of the country, the Meteorological Services Department (MSD) has said.

[The Herald] Rainfall activity is expected to continue throughout the week, although precipitation levels have decreased from a high of about 223mm to about 50mm in some parts of the country, the Meteorological Services Department (MSD) has said.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Mzembi, Kasukuwere for Mhere Album Launch

[The Herald] Sophie Chese -Msowa Arts Correspondent All is in place for Mathias Mhere’s album launch with Minister of Tourism and Hospitality Industry Walter Mzembi and Local Government, Public Works and National Housing Minister Saviour Kasukuwere exp…

[The Herald] Sophie Chese -Msowa Arts Correspondent All is in place for Mathias Mhere's album launch with Minister of Tourism and Hospitality Industry Walter Mzembi and Local Government, Public Works and National Housing Minister Saviour Kasukuwere expected to grace the event.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Govt Commits to Pay Civil Servants Bonuses

[The Herald] Government is committed to paying civil servants their full 2016 bonuses and those calling for industrial action should give dialogue a chance, Public Service, Labour and Social Welfare Minister Prisca Mupfumira, said yesterday.

[The Herald] Government is committed to paying civil servants their full 2016 bonuses and those calling for industrial action should give dialogue a chance, Public Service, Labour and Social Welfare Minister Prisca Mupfumira, said yesterday.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Court Strikes Out Six Charges Against Kanu, Others

[Vanguard] Trial Justice Binta Nyako of the Federal High Court in Abuja, on Wednesday, struck-out six out of the eleven count criminal charges the Federal Government preferred against the detained leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, Mr. Nn…

[Vanguard] Trial Justice Binta Nyako of the Federal High Court in Abuja, on Wednesday, struck-out six out of the eleven count criminal charges the Federal Government preferred against the detained leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, Mr. Nnamdi Kanu and three others.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Senate Levels Fresh Corruption Allegations Against NNPC

[Premium Times] The Nigerian Senate on Wednesday alleged corruption in the marketing of products as well as in accounts operated by the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, NNPC, between 2006 and 2016.

[Premium Times] The Nigerian Senate on Wednesday alleged corruption in the marketing of products as well as in accounts operated by the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, NNPC, between 2006 and 2016.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Ex-Council Chairman Who Stole N1.4 Billion Must Go to Jail, Appeal Court Rules

[Premium Times] The Abuja Division of the Court of Appeal has dismissed the appeal by a former member of the Kogi State House of Assembly and former Caretaker Chairman of Ogori/Magongo Local Government Area of the state, Gabriel Daudu, against his conv…

[Premium Times] The Abuja Division of the Court of Appeal has dismissed the appeal by a former member of the Kogi State House of Assembly and former Caretaker Chairman of Ogori/Magongo Local Government Area of the state, Gabriel Daudu, against his conviction for a N1.4 billion fraud.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria