Nearly 15 Ministers Quit From Hirshabelle Administration

[Shabelle] JOWHAR, Somalia – Thirteen ministers have reigned from HirShabelle state administration on Sunday, sparking a new political turmoil in the newly established federal state.

[Shabelle] JOWHAR, Somalia - Thirteen ministers have reigned from HirShabelle state administration on Sunday, sparking a new political turmoil in the newly established federal state.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

One Dead After Gunmen Open Fire On Car in Mogadishu

[Shabelle] At least one person was confirmed dead, several injured after unknown gunmen have opened fire on a vehicle in Somali capital, Mogadishu on Tuesday morning, Police said.

[Shabelle] At least one person was confirmed dead, several injured after unknown gunmen have opened fire on a vehicle in Somali capital, Mogadishu on Tuesday morning, Police said.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

Greed Begets Corruption Begets Extreme Poverty

[Addis Fortune] Sometimes it is to one’s advantage not to be aware of various forms of social injustice, but to simply accept everything as a given, for awareness ignites responsibility and leads to suffering. The deeper one thinks about and pays atten…

[Addis Fortune] Sometimes it is to one's advantage not to be aware of various forms of social injustice, but to simply accept everything as a given, for awareness ignites responsibility and leads to suffering. The deeper one thinks about and pays attention to the unfairly skewed inequality among citizens belonging to the same motherland, the more they suffer inside and the more one is able to see connections between the comfort of people at the top of the hierarchy and the agony of the disadvantaged at the very bottom.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Refugee Arrested Over Pirate Attack On Italian Oil Tanker

[Shabelle] Italian police have arrested a 24-year-old Somali asylum seeker on charges of being one of a gang of jihadist pirates who seized an Italian oil tanker in the Persian Gulf in 2011.

[Shabelle] Italian police have arrested a 24-year-old Somali asylum seeker on charges of being one of a gang of jihadist pirates who seized an Italian oil tanker in the Persian Gulf in 2011.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

French Company Relocates Investment Plant Over Land Dispute

[Addis Fortune] The Oromia Investment Commission (OIC) has faced a challenge in relocating 600 farmers from the 335ha of land out of the total 800ha leased to European Food and Cattle Plc in East Shoa, Liben, Chukana Wereda, near Ziway.

[Addis Fortune] The Oromia Investment Commission (OIC) has faced a challenge in relocating 600 farmers from the 335ha of land out of the total 800ha leased to European Food and Cattle Plc in East Shoa, Liben, Chukana Wereda, near Ziway.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Tradition ‘Shmadition’

[Addis Fortune] Ashenda, also known by the name Shadey in the Agaw society of Amhara region, is a unique traditional festival, mostly yearned by women, which takes place in August to mark the ending of an orthodox Christian fasting season and the Annun…

[Addis Fortune] Ashenda, also known by the name Shadey in the Agaw society of Amhara region, is a unique traditional festival, mostly yearned by women, which takes place in August to mark the ending of an orthodox Christian fasting season and the Annunciation, the announcement by Gabriel of the incarnation of God to the Virgin Mary.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

United Edges Closer to Redesign Mang’t Strategy

[Addis Fortune] United Bank S.C. is left with KPMG Management Consulting after the withdrawal of Deloitte Consulting Plc in a bid for the redesigning of its management strategy, which will likely cost the Bank at least 600,000 dollars.

[Addis Fortune] United Bank S.C. is left with KPMG Management Consulting after the withdrawal of Deloitte Consulting Plc in a bid for the redesigning of its management strategy, which will likely cost the Bank at least 600,000 dollars.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia