Formal Sector Business On the Decline

[Zimbabwe Standard] THE formal sector in Zimbabwe is shrinking rapidly compared to the informal sector due to high taxation laden with rules, regulations and red-tape, industry officials have said.

[Zimbabwe Standard] THE formal sector in Zimbabwe is shrinking rapidly compared to the informal sector due to high taxation laden with rules, regulations and red-tape, industry officials have said.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

FKF Secures Sh75 Million Kit Deal

[Nation] Football Kenya Federation has signed a Sh75 million partnership with Singapore-based sports apparel company Mafro Sports to kit all the national teams for the next three years.

[Nation] Football Kenya Federation has signed a Sh75 million partnership with Singapore-based sports apparel company Mafro Sports to kit all the national teams for the next three years.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Drought Crisis – Western Cape Declared a Disaster Area

[Government of Western Cape] Premier Helen Zille has officially declared the Western Cape a disaster area in response to the current drought crisis — the worst since 1904.

[Government of Western Cape] Premier Helen Zille has officially declared the Western Cape a disaster area in response to the current drought crisis -- the worst since 1904.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Drought Hit Counties Seek Ways to Fight Hunger

[Nation] A young boy waits by the mouth of a rapidly drying waterhole near Lokitaung in northern Kenya’s Turkana county where a biting drought has ravaged livestock population on March 21, 2017. PHOTO | AFP

[Nation] A young boy waits by the mouth of a rapidly drying waterhole near Lokitaung in northern Kenya's Turkana county where a biting drought has ravaged livestock population on March 21, 2017. PHOTO | AFP

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Human Rights – H. Hichilema in Zambia, Dr Gudina in Ethiopia, South Sudan

[PR Newswire] Strasbourg -The European Parliament expresses concern about arrests of opposition leaders in Zambia and Ethiopia and calls for an end to the war in South Sudan, in three resolutions voted on Thursday.

[PR Newswire] Strasbourg -The European Parliament expresses concern about arrests of opposition leaders in Zambia and Ethiopia and calls for an end to the war in South Sudan, in three resolutions voted on Thursday.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Freedom of Expression in Ethiopia Then and Now

[Ethiopian Herald] The freedom of expression has always been an important factor in the context of universal human rights. The scope, content and limits on the freedom of expression are in most cases defined by constitutions and specific laws relating …

[Ethiopian Herald] The freedom of expression has always been an important factor in the context of universal human rights. The scope, content and limits on the freedom of expression are in most cases defined by constitutions and specific laws relating to human rights and the freedom of expression in particular.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia