Keep Walking, the Rise of Foreign Residents

[Ethiopian Herald] One thing that some people in this city never thought as a joyful practice is walking some distance on their ways back home from work. If not, why wasting their time standing in a long line and wait for a taxi. That is when the sun i…

[Ethiopian Herald] One thing that some people in this city never thought as a joyful practice is walking some distance on their ways back home from work. If not, why wasting their time standing in a long line and wait for a taxi. That is when the sun is setting and the air is so cool, Addis Ababa's best gift from nature. The pedestrian walks and the air are mostly enjoyable that they make you feel like you are in your own private Jet watching birds flying under. The most important thing about walking is that one can observe

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Niger Delta Militants Turn Against Buhari

[Premium Times] The Movement for Emancipation of Niger Delta, a militant group that operates in the Nigerian oil-rich region, appears to have turned hostile against the government of President Muhammadu Buhari whom the group endorsed in the 2015 presid…

[Premium Times] The Movement for Emancipation of Niger Delta, a militant group that operates in the Nigerian oil-rich region, appears to have turned hostile against the government of President Muhammadu Buhari whom the group endorsed in the 2015 presidential election.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Unlocking the Door to Prolonged Growth

[Ethiopian Herald] A couple of centuries ago, the whole world regarded exponential economic growth as an impossible feat for states to accomplish. The leading economists of the time dismissed the possibility of prolonged growth. Adam Smith and David Ri…

[Ethiopian Herald] A couple of centuries ago, the whole world regarded exponential economic growth as an impossible feat for states to accomplish. The leading economists of the time dismissed the possibility of prolonged growth. Adam Smith and David Ricardo considered the basic factors of production of land, labour and capital. They considered labour and capital as factors of production that are capable of indefinite expansion while identifying land as limited. They argued that a country can grow as much as the amount nature

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Beyond Boosting Energy Productions

[Ethiopian Herald] The development of electric power is an area in which Ethiopia has registered significant growth over the course of the last two decades. Particularly, the nation could generate huge electric resource from hydro power scheme alone.

[Ethiopian Herald] The development of electric power is an area in which Ethiopia has registered significant growth over the course of the last two decades. Particularly, the nation could generate huge electric resource from hydro power scheme alone.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

The Two Downsides to Ghana’s ‘Clean’ Elections

[Ghana Star] It has been said that if you give the people, any people at all, a real chance to change a government, the odds are high that they will actually do so. And they will do it irrespective of the performance of the particular government they h…

[Ghana Star] It has been said that if you give the people, any people at all, a real chance to change a government, the odds are high that they will actually do so. And they will do it irrespective of the performance of the particular government they have been offered the chance to change.

source: AllAfrica News: Ghana

Magufuli Blasts Power Price Hikes

[Daily News] Bukoba -PRESIDENT John Magufuli has blasted officials of the Energy and Water Utilities Regulatory Authority (EWURA) for arbitrarily raising electricity tariff by an average of 8.5 per cent.

[Daily News] Bukoba -PRESIDENT John Magufuli has blasted officials of the Energy and Water Utilities Regulatory Authority (EWURA) for arbitrarily raising electricity tariff by an average of 8.5 per cent.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Jail for Stealing ‘to Buy Christmas Groceries’

[News24Wire] A Zimbabwean man has been sentenced to three years in jail after he admitted to stealing property worth $1 310 from his two neighbours so he could raise money to “buy Christmas groceries”, a report has said.

[News24Wire] A Zimbabwean man has been sentenced to three years in jail after he admitted to stealing property worth $1 310 from his two neighbours so he could raise money to "buy Christmas groceries", a report has said.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Black Stars Promise to Win Afcon 2017

[Ghana Star] In the absence of Asamoah Gyan and Andre Ayew stand-in Black Stars captain Emmanuel Agyemang-Badu says his teammates are poised to end Ghana’s long wait for a major title by winning the 2017 Africa Cup of Nations to make President-elect Na…

[Ghana Star] In the absence of Asamoah Gyan and Andre Ayew stand-in Black Stars captain Emmanuel Agyemang-Badu says his teammates are poised to end Ghana's long wait for a major title by winning the 2017 Africa Cup of Nations to make President-elect Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo Addo proud.

source: AllAfrica News: Ghana

Office Successful in Rallying Public GERD Support

[Ethiopian Herald] Office of the National Council for the Coordination of Public Participation for the Construction of the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD) said it has successfully accomplished its goal of mobilizing the public towards the constr…

[Ethiopian Herald] Office of the National Council for the Coordination of Public Participation for the Construction of the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD) said it has successfully accomplished its goal of mobilizing the public towards the construction of the dam.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia