Nigerian Archbishop New Leader of the Lutheran World Federation

[Deutsche Welle] Archbishop Rev. Dr Musa Panti Filibus will serve as the 13th president of the global communion of national and regional Lutheran churches. He is the second church leader from Africa to hold the position.

[Deutsche Welle] Archbishop Rev. Dr Musa Panti Filibus will serve as the 13th president of the global communion of national and regional Lutheran churches. He is the second church leader from Africa to hold the position.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Committee Urges Ministry to Strengthen Green Development

[Ethiopian Herald] The Ministry of Water Irrigation and Electricity presented its Nine-month performance report to the Natural Resource Development and Environmental Protection Affairs Standing Committee of the House of People’s Representatives yesterday.

[Ethiopian Herald] The Ministry of Water Irrigation and Electricity presented its Nine-month performance report to the Natural Resource Development and Environmental Protection Affairs Standing Committee of the House of People's Representatives yesterday.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Using Agriculture and Agribusiness to Bring About Industrialisation in Africa

[Ethiopian Herald] No region of the world has ever moved to industrialised economy status without a transformation of the agricultural sector. Agriculture, which contributes 16.2% of the GDP of Africa, and gives some form of employment to over 60% of t…

[Ethiopian Herald] No region of the world has ever moved to industrialised economy status without a transformation of the agricultural sector. Agriculture, which contributes 16.2% of the GDP of Africa, and gives some form of employment to over 60% of the population, holds the key to accelerated growth, diversification and job creation for African economies.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Africa Keeps Winning With the Etisalat Prize for Literature

[Guardian] Since it was inaugurated in 2013, African writers on the continent and in the Diaspora have always looked forward to the yearly Etisalat Prize for Literature like one that awaits the arrival of life-changing news. Obviously, £15,000 is a lot of money. Juxtapose it with other African literary prizes that reward winners with far less than that amount and the Etisalat Prize for Literature would be an easy winner in the competition for Africa’s most valuable literary prize.

[Guardian] Since it was inaugurated in 2013, African writers on the continent and in the Diaspora have always looked forward to the yearly Etisalat Prize for Literature like one that awaits the arrival of life-changing news. Obviously, £15,000 is a lot of money. Juxtapose it with other African literary prizes that reward winners with far less than that amount and the Etisalat Prize for Literature would be an easy winner in the competition for Africa's most valuable literary prize.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Reflections On ‘May 28’ and the Press

[Ethiopian Herald] The celebration of the 26th anniversary of ‘May 28’, the downfall of the Derg and the taking over of power by the EPRDF-led establishment, is just a few days away. At this point in time, certain considerations and assessments may be …

[Ethiopian Herald] The celebration of the 26th anniversary of 'May 28', the downfall of the Derg and the taking over of power by the EPRDF-led establishment, is just a few days away. At this point in time, certain considerations and assessments may be done on what has been done during the past two and a half decades under the current government. Such period may not be considered long by the historical standards of a country, but in our case, since we are talking about the advent of a democratic order for the first time in th

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Chinese Company Investing in Ethiopia’s Eastern Industry Zone

[Ethiopian Herald] One of the best examples of Chinese investment in manufacturing in the African continent can be found in Ethiopia’s Eastern Industry Zone, according to CGTN.

[Ethiopian Herald] One of the best examples of Chinese investment in manufacturing in the African continent can be found in Ethiopia's Eastern Industry Zone, according to CGTN.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

The World Needs Tedros Adhanom As Director General of WHO

[Ethiopian Herald] “Our world has changed. Today, we face unprecedented health threats – from pandemics, to antibiotic-resistant infections, to climate change. We need a strong and effective World Health Organization to meet these challenges, ” Candida…

[Ethiopian Herald] "Our world has changed. Today, we face unprecedented health threats - from pandemics, to antibiotic-resistant infections, to climate change. We need a strong and effective World Health Organization to meet these challenges, " Candidate for WHO Chief Dr.Tedros Adhanom

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia