Masisi Wishes Constituents Good Year

[Botswana Daily News] Bikwe -Vice President Mr Mokgweetsi Masisi visited Bikwe, Manyana and Polokwe in the Moshupa/Manyana constituency on the first day of the New Year, and donated tones of sweets to thousands of children and wished residents and Bats…

[Botswana Daily News] Bikwe -Vice President Mr Mokgweetsi Masisi visited Bikwe, Manyana and Polokwe in the Moshupa/Manyana constituency on the first day of the New Year, and donated tones of sweets to thousands of children and wished residents and Batswana at large a good season ahead.

source: AllAfrica News: Botswana

An Educator’s Dream Sport, As Archers Grill Each Other in Coastal Weather

[New Era] Walvis Bay -Fifty-one archers from schools and various organisations from all corners of the country participated in the National Archery in the School Program (NASP) Year-End Shoot at the Walvis Bay Private High School main rugby field, rece…

[New Era] Walvis Bay -Fifty-one archers from schools and various organisations from all corners of the country participated in the National Archery in the School Program (NASP) Year-End Shoot at the Walvis Bay Private High School main rugby field, recently.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Why It’s Difficult for Nigeria to Generate Electricity Using Nuclear Energy – Expert

[Premium Times] After a career that spanned over 35 years, Charles Adesanmi retired as the director of the Nuclear Technology Centre, NTC in 2013. In this interview with Kemi Busari, the nuclear and radiation physics expert, who was also a research fel…

[Premium Times] After a career that spanned over 35 years, Charles Adesanmi retired as the director of the Nuclear Technology Centre, NTC in 2013. In this interview with Kemi Busari, the nuclear and radiation physics expert, who was also a research fellow at the Centre for Research and Development, CERD, Obafemi Awolowo University, OAU, speaks on electricity shortage in Nigeria, the prospect of bridging the deficit through nuclear power generation and the feasibility in an already-burdened economy.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Towards Meeting National, Global Goals

[Ethiopian Herald] Emboldened by the remarkable success stories and lessons learnt during Millennium Development Goals, Ethiopia remains as robust as it has been to meet the Sustainable Development Goals(SDGs), with recent reports indicating Ethiopia’s…

[Ethiopian Herald] Emboldened by the remarkable success stories and lessons learnt during Millennium Development Goals, Ethiopia remains as robust as it has been to meet the Sustainable Development Goals(SDGs), with recent reports indicating Ethiopia's early performance in some of the golas..

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Climate Change – Concern for the Entire Mankind

[Ethiopian Herald] “To see our planet as this majestic blue ball floating in the blackness of space is breathtaking. It is truly the most amazing thing I’ve ever seen. When you see it for the first time it appears perfect. Bright and mostly blue, it’s …

[Ethiopian Herald] "To see our planet as this majestic blue ball floating in the blackness of space is breathtaking. It is truly the most amazing thing I've ever seen. When you see it for the first time it appears perfect. Bright and mostly blue, it's a literal island in our solar system. And make no mistake -- right now, we have no place else to go." this was a quotation taken from CNN recent report in its opinion presentation on climate change, by Captain Mark Kelly; a former US astronaut who traveled a lot to space.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

The Aftermath of Tropical Cyclone Dineo

[Botswana Daily News] Gaborone -Early last year, a tropical Cyclone Dineo induced flooding that left hundreds of families homeless and sheltering under dire conditions in Botswana.

[Botswana Daily News] Gaborone -Early last year, a tropical Cyclone Dineo induced flooding that left hundreds of families homeless and sheltering under dire conditions in Botswana.

source: AllAfrica News: Botswana

Car Dealers Sceptical About Draft-Law On Importation of Used Cars

[ANGOP] Luanda -The Angolan Executive is preparing a draft-law on the importation of used cars of five years, for light vehicles, and eight years for heavy-duty vehicles, but car dealers are defending the extending of the time to eight and fifteen year…

[ANGOP] Luanda -The Angolan Executive is preparing a draft-law on the importation of used cars of five years, for light vehicles, and eight years for heavy-duty vehicles, but car dealers are defending the extending of the time to eight and fifteen years respectively.

source: AllAfrica News: Angola

Angola Modifies Exchange Rate Regime

[ANGOP] Luanda -The governor of the National Reserve Bank (BNA), José de Lima Massano, said last Wednesday, in Luanda, that the Angolan Executive will adopt a floating exchange rate regime.

[ANGOP] Luanda -The governor of the National Reserve Bank (BNA), José de Lima Massano, said last Wednesday, in Luanda, that the Angolan Executive will adopt a floating exchange rate regime.

source: AllAfrica News: Angola

Rights Defender Detained

[HRW] Nairobi -Authorities in Burundi have been holding a human rights activist since November 21, 2017, Human Rights Watch said today. The authorities should immediately release the activist, Nestor Nibitanga, or charge him with a credible offense. Th…

[HRW] Nairobi -Authorities in Burundi have been holding a human rights activist since November 21, 2017, Human Rights Watch said today. The authorities should immediately release the activist, Nestor Nibitanga, or charge him with a credible offense. The police accused Nibitanga, via , of "threatening state security."

source: AllAfrica News: Burundi