Dr. Tedros – the Right Candidate for WHO

[Ethiopian Herald] Member states of the World Health Organization (WHO) will elect a new Director General in 21-31 May 2017 at the World Health Assembly in Geneva, Switzerland.

[Ethiopian Herald] Member states of the World Health Organization (WHO) will elect a new Director General in 21-31 May 2017 at the World Health Assembly in Geneva, Switzerland.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

2018 Elections and Dual Citizenship – Exiles Appeal to Britain

[New Zimbabwe] The British must “join and aid” Zimbabweans as they seek ‘true independence’ including forcing President Robert Mugabe to allow people in the Diaspora to vote next year, according to activists.

[New Zimbabwe] The British must "join and aid" Zimbabweans as they seek 'true independence' including forcing President Robert Mugabe to allow people in the Diaspora to vote next year, according to activists.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

‘Unlike in the Military Regime, the Private Sector Is Vital to Development Drive Across the Country,’ Dr. Engineer Mikyas Abayneh

[Ethiopian Herald] Today’s guest is Dr. Eng. Mikyas Abayneh. He was born in 1941 in Addis Ababa and grew up there. He joined Lycee Guebre Mariam and successfully completed his primary and secondary education there. In due course, he joined the then uni…

[Ethiopian Herald] Today's guest is Dr. Eng. Mikyas Abayneh. He was born in 1941 in Addis Ababa and grew up there. He joined Lycee Guebre Mariam and successfully completed his primary and secondary education there. In due course, he joined the then university college and earned his first degree in Civil Engineering. He contributed in taking the Ethiopian construction industry to a new level of success. He partook in various researches and publications mainly in the area of concrete and cement.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

‘Gukurahundi Could Bring Future Upheaval’

[Zimbabwe Standard] Controversial MDC lawmaker Priscilla Misihairabwi-Mushonga is at it again; this time warning of future social upheaval over the emotive Gukurahundi issue. Misihairabwi-Mushonga is also part of women politicians that are pushing for …

[Zimbabwe Standard] Controversial MDC lawmaker Priscilla Misihairabwi-Mushonga is at it again; this time warning of future social upheaval over the emotive Gukurahundi issue. Misihairabwi-Mushonga is also part of women politicians that are pushing for the women's vote ahead of the 2018 election. The Standard senior reporter Richard Chidza (RC) spoke to the former Cabinet minister (PM) on a range of issues. Below are excerpts.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Healthy Cities, Decorous Lifestyles

[Ethiopian Herald] Nowadays, the majority of world population live in cities with urbanization moving in faster rates, including in the least urbanized regions of our universe. Population number in cities continuously increases in big chunks primarily …

[Ethiopian Herald] Nowadays, the majority of world population live in cities with urbanization moving in faster rates, including in the least urbanized regions of our universe. Population number in cities continuously increases in big chunks primarily due to urbanization and natural population growth. According to official projections, world's urban population is expected to surpass six billion by 2050, a ratio that substantially undermines the rural population by the time.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Bekker Beats Room-Mate for Lombard Title

[News24Wire] Oliver Bekker won his second title of the Sunshine Tour season when he took a playoff victory in the Lombard Insurance Classic at the Royal Swazi Sun Country Club on Sunday.

[News24Wire] Oliver Bekker won his second title of the Sunshine Tour season when he took a playoff victory in the Lombard Insurance Classic at the Royal Swazi Sun Country Club on Sunday.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

FSCS – Centers Right Places for Productivity Increment

[Ethiopian Herald] Ethiopia is aspiring to transform its economy from an agriculture based one into industrial based economy. However, this transformation can not be achieved if the nation underplays the role of modern and technology-based agriculture….

[Ethiopian Herald] Ethiopia is aspiring to transform its economy from an agriculture based one into industrial based economy. However, this transformation can not be achieved if the nation underplays the role of modern and technology-based agriculture. The success of agriculture-led industrial economic transformation will be acctualized if the nation's farming practices are supported by agricultural innovation, agro -ecology based inputs and green economy. In this regard, the role of Farmers Service Centers is vital.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia