The Dynamics of Ethiopia’s Foreign Policy and Diplomacy

[Ethiopian Herald] Ethiopia’s foreign relations with countries near and afar, and the country’s foreign policy and diplomacy can best be characterized as a process of change and continuity in which various determinants are involved. The country’s forei…

[Ethiopian Herald] Ethiopia's foreign relations with countries near and afar, and the country's foreign policy and diplomacy can best be characterized as a process of change and continuity in which various determinants are involved. The country's foreign policy and diplomacy has passed through three stages of foreign policy dimensions each characterized by different policy determinants and objectives.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

New Censors Board Chief Pays Homage to Film Marketers, Veterans, Others

[Leadership] As part of his familiarisation agenda with stakeholders in the film industry, newly appointed executive director of the National Film and Video Censors Board (NFVCB), Mr. Adedayo Thomas, has embarked on a tour of the South-West, particular…

[Leadership] As part of his familiarisation agenda with stakeholders in the film industry, newly appointed executive director of the National Film and Video Censors Board (NFVCB), Mr. Adedayo Thomas, has embarked on a tour of the South-West, particularly Lagos, the entertainment hub of Nigeria, where he held personal meetings with veterans like Chief Eddie Ugboma, Igwe Gabriel Okoye, aka Gabosky, and Mr. Mahmood Ali-Balogun among others.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Biometric Voter Registration Tests Complete

[The Herald] The Zimbabwe Electoral Commission (ZEC) is set to present to the State Procurement Board the evaluation report on the Biometric Voter Registration (BVR) kits from the two firms, that were being tested this week. The SPB would eventually ma…

[The Herald] The Zimbabwe Electoral Commission (ZEC) is set to present to the State Procurement Board the evaluation report on the Biometric Voter Registration (BVR) kits from the two firms, that were being tested this week. The SPB would eventually make a determination on which company would supply the kits for voter registration ahead of the 2018 harmonised elections.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Program Launched to Curb Bodaboda Accidents

[Daily News] In efforts to set the society free from road accidents, stakeholders yesterday launched a-two week training programme, specifically for Dar es Salaam motorcyclists commonly known as bodaboda.

[Daily News] In efforts to set the society free from road accidents, stakeholders yesterday launched a-two week training programme, specifically for Dar es Salaam motorcyclists commonly known as bodaboda.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Court Upholds Treason Charges Against Hichilema

[Al Jazeera] A Zambian court refused a request to drop treason charges against Hakainde Hichilema, the main opposition leader, after he allegedly blocked the president’s motorcade earlier this month.

[Al Jazeera] A Zambian court refused a request to drop treason charges against Hakainde Hichilema, the main opposition leader, after he allegedly blocked the president's motorcade earlier this month.

source: AllAfrica News: Zambia

Lagos Is Nigeria’s Most Indebted State With Highest Domestic, Foreign Debts

[Premium Times] Lagos State, which has the highest domestic debt among all 36 states, also has the highest foreign debt as at December 31, 2016, according to official figures.

[Premium Times] Lagos State, which has the highest domestic debt among all 36 states, also has the highest foreign debt as at December 31, 2016, according to official figures.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Police Seeks U.S.$54 Million for Surveillance Cameras

[Observer] The Uganda Police Force needs at least Shs 203 billion to procure video surveillance cameras (CCTV) to cover Kampala Metropolitan area, municipalities and major highways in a bid to enhance proactive policing.

[Observer] The Uganda Police Force needs at least Shs 203 billion to procure video surveillance cameras (CCTV) to cover Kampala Metropolitan area, municipalities and major highways in a bid to enhance proactive policing.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda