Ethiopian Blogger Jailed for Criticising Government

[CAJ News] Addis Ababa -THE authoritarian Ethiopian government has arrested a prominent blogger in a violation linked to his criticism of the state of emergency declared in February.

[CAJ News] Addis Ababa -THE authoritarian Ethiopian government has arrested a prominent blogger in a violation linked to his criticism of the state of emergency declared in February.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Three People Killed in Mogadishu

[Shabelle] Suspected Al Shabaab assailants have shot and killed at least three people in Mogadishu, the Somali capital on Sunday. A soldier was among the three killed in the shooting which took place at Mahad Alle area in Mogadishu’s Yaqshid district, …

[Shabelle] Suspected Al Shabaab assailants have shot and killed at least three people in Mogadishu, the Somali capital on Sunday. A soldier was among the three killed in the shooting which took place at Mahad Alle area in Mogadishu's Yaqshid district, the latest in series of assassinations in the seaside capital.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

Rwanda’s Peat to Power Project Earns AFC Global Award

[EA Business] Lagos -Africa Finance Corporation (AFC) has been named the winner of the Africa Power Deal of the Year in the Infrastructure Journal Global Awards 2017 for its 80MW peat to power project in Rwanda (the ‘Project’).

[EA Business] Lagos -Africa Finance Corporation (AFC) has been named the winner of the Africa Power Deal of the Year in the Infrastructure Journal Global Awards 2017 for its 80MW peat to power project in Rwanda (the 'Project').

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

NMB Bank Lends to Cashew Farmers in Tunduru District

[Citizen] Tunduru -Some 180 cashew farmers in Tunduru district, Ruvuma region, were given loans totalling Sh345 million with which they procured agricultural inputs for the 2016/2017 season.

[Citizen] Tunduru -Some 180 cashew farmers in Tunduru district, Ruvuma region, were given loans totalling Sh345 million with which they procured agricultural inputs for the 2016/2017 season.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Open World Music Camp to Take Place in Namibia

[Namibian] The Goethe-Institute has partnered with the ministry of education, arts and culture, College of the Arts (Cota), Open World Foundation and Popakademie Baden Württemberg for the Open World Music Camp in Namibia.

[Namibian] The Goethe-Institute has partnered with the ministry of education, arts and culture, College of the Arts (Cota), Open World Foundation and Popakademie Baden Württemberg for the Open World Music Camp in Namibia.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Army Targets Civilians in Moyale, Killing 9

[Addis Standard] At least nine civilians were shot to death on Saturday March 10 by members of the Ethiopian army in Moyale town, 790 km south of Addis Abeba, on the border between Ethiopia and Kenya. More than fifteen were also wounded, four of them c…

[Addis Standard] At least nine civilians were shot to death on Saturday March 10 by members of the Ethiopian army in Moyale town, 790 km south of Addis Abeba, on the border between Ethiopia and Kenya. More than fifteen were also wounded, four of them critically.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

More Accused Could Be Added to Phahlane Corruption Case

[News24Wire] More accused might be added to the case against former acting police commissioner Khomotso Phahlane who has been charged with fraud, money laundering and corruption.

[News24Wire] More accused might be added to the case against former acting police commissioner Khomotso Phahlane who has been charged with fraud, money laundering and corruption.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Intransience in Ethio-U.S. Relations – Prospects for the Future

[ENA] Ethiopia and the U.S. have been working on various areas of mutual interests including health, education and agriculture as well as cooperation on regional peace and security.

[ENA] Ethiopia and the U.S. have been working on various areas of mutual interests including health, education and agriculture as well as cooperation on regional peace and security.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia