OIC Pledges Support to Drought Mitigation Efforts

[Ethiopian Herald] A delegation from the Organization of Islamic Conference led by Turkish Deputy Foreign Minister Ahmet Yildiz appreciated Ethiopia’s effort in mitigating the drought with own capacity and prioritizing life saving.

[Ethiopian Herald] A delegation from the Organization of Islamic Conference led by Turkish Deputy Foreign Minister Ahmet Yildiz appreciated Ethiopia's effort in mitigating the drought with own capacity and prioritizing life saving.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Great Ethiopian Run Registration Under Way

[Ethiopian Herald] Last year a sea of 42,000 people in green and yellow flooded the main streets of the Ethiopian capital Addis Ababa in the 10-kilometer annual Great Run. In 2017 that figure is expected to go up to 44,000.

[Ethiopian Herald] Last year a sea of 42,000 people in green and yellow flooded the main streets of the Ethiopian capital Addis Ababa in the 10-kilometer annual Great Run. In 2017 that figure is expected to go up to 44,000.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Cycling Federation Offers Training for Health Experts

[Ethiopian Herald] The Ethiopian Cycling Federation offers practical training for health experts on the area of first aid for injuries and accidents that may occur during cycling races.

[Ethiopian Herald] The Ethiopian Cycling Federation offers practical training for health experts on the area of first aid for injuries and accidents that may occur during cycling races.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Premier Holds Talks With Qatari Delegation

[Ethiopian Herald] Prime Minister Hailemariam Dessalegn yesterday discussed with Qatari delegation led by Foreign Affairs State Minister Sultan Bin Saad Al-Murakhi on different issues.

[Ethiopian Herald] Prime Minister Hailemariam Dessalegn yesterday discussed with Qatari delegation led by Foreign Affairs State Minister Sultan Bin Saad Al-Murakhi on different issues.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Public Servant Entangled With Constraints in Delivering Service – Survey

[Ethiopian Herald] National survey undertaken by the Ethiopian Institution of the Ombudsman (EIO) revealed that multisource constraints entangled leaders’ and employees’ service delivery efforts in government institutions and public development enterpr…

[Ethiopian Herald] National survey undertaken by the Ethiopian Institution of the Ombudsman (EIO) revealed that multisource constraints entangled leaders' and employees' service delivery efforts in government institutions and public development enterprises.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Malnutrition, Disease and Food Insecurity – a Perfect Recipe for Disaster for Somalia’s Children

[Daily Maverick] Since the beginning of the year, outbreaks of cholera and later measles have been spreading across Somalia. The severe and prolonged drought has also caused high malnutrition among children. Unicef estimates that 1.4-million children w…

[Daily Maverick] Since the beginning of the year, outbreaks of cholera and later measles have been spreading across Somalia. The severe and prolonged drought has also caused high malnutrition among children. Unicef estimates that 1.4-million children will suffer from acute malnutrition this year, including 277,000 severe cases. By KUN LI.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

Parliament On Burning of Two Trains At Cape Town Station

[Govt of SA] The Portfolio Committee on Transport has expressed shock following a visit to Cape Town train station where two trains were gutted by fire last night and a number of stores vandalised and looted.

[Govt of SA] The Portfolio Committee on Transport has expressed shock following a visit to Cape Town train station where two trains were gutted by fire last night and a number of stores vandalised and looted.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa