Authority Trains Scouts for Sport Hunting

[Addis Fortune] Ethiopia Wild Life Conservation Authority (EWCA) has given the second-round of capacity building training to 36 park scouts who are responsible for guarding tourists for three days as of January 26, 2018.

[Addis Fortune] Ethiopia Wild Life Conservation Authority (EWCA) has given the second-round of capacity building training to 36 park scouts who are responsible for guarding tourists for three days as of January 26, 2018.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

What Has Transpired At the ANDM, the Ruling Coalition Governing the Amhara Regional State…

[Addis Fortune] No doubt this year will pass as a time of endless marathon meetings by the ruling party’s rank and file, while the public discontent will have no reason to subside, gossip foresees. Taking the recent high-level “criticism and self-criti…

[Addis Fortune] No doubt this year will pass as a time of endless marathon meetings by the ruling party's rank and file, while the public discontent will have no reason to subside, gossip foresees. Taking the recent high-level "criticism and self-criticism" sessions of the TPLF as a standard bearer, each party in the ruling coalition is going through the same ordeal, in an attempt to steam the "bad guys" out, claims gossip.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Hunt for Illusive Public Trust

[Addis Fortune] The world does not lack for statistics. From economic growth to country livability, from crime rates to worker’s productivity, there remains little that has not been measured. Even the results are somewhat similar. Depending on the subj…

[Addis Fortune] The world does not lack for statistics. From economic growth to country livability, from crime rates to worker's productivity, there remains little that has not been measured. Even the results are somewhat similar. Depending on the subject matter at hand, at the top or the bottom, one usually finds Nordic or African countries.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

European Investment Bank Injects €3m Into M-Birr

[Addis Fortune] The European Investment Bank (EIB) committed to aiding M-Birr with a three million euro equity investment. M-Birr, an IT company which has been in business for the past three years in an online payment system, received the pledge last w…

[Addis Fortune] The European Investment Bank (EIB) committed to aiding M-Birr with a three million euro equity investment. M-Birr, an IT company which has been in business for the past three years in an online payment system, received the pledge last week.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

I Was Not Bought, Says Dr Slaa

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Chadema’s former secretary general who is currently Tanzania’s ambassador-designate, Dr Wilbrod Slaa has said his resignation from active politics in 2015 was not influenced by anyone.

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Chadema's former secretary general who is currently Tanzania's ambassador-designate, Dr Wilbrod Slaa has said his resignation from active politics in 2015 was not influenced by anyone.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Dr Slaa – I Left Tanzania Due to Security Reasons

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Chadema’s former secretary general, Dr Wilbrod Slaa has said he left the country – immediately after resigning from politics – due to his own security.

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Chadema's former secretary general, Dr Wilbrod Slaa has said he left the country - immediately after resigning from politics - due to his own security.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Mulenga Advises Hichilema He Can’t Wish Lungu Away

[Times of Zambia] The Government has advised United Party for National Development (UPND) president Hakainde Hichilema to live with the fact that President Edgar Lungu is not about to leave office anytime soon.

[Times of Zambia] The Government has advised United Party for National Development (UPND) president Hakainde Hichilema to live with the fact that President Edgar Lungu is not about to leave office anytime soon.

source: AllAfrica News: Zambia

Top Five Artists On the Kampala Art Scene

[Independent (Kampala)] Samson Xenson Ssenkaaba: Xenson is a first class graduate of the School of Industrial and Fine Arts at Makerere University and his name is synonymous with colossal experimental artwork produced from both indigenous (barkcloth) a…

[Independent (Kampala)] Samson Xenson Ssenkaaba: Xenson is a first class graduate of the School of Industrial and Fine Arts at Makerere University and his name is synonymous with colossal experimental artwork produced from both indigenous (barkcloth) and synthetic material. He is a multi-media artist blending elements of fashion, poetry and hip-hop culture in his artistic practice. His performance of Ensi yaleta at the Johannesburg Art Festival 2015 and Musisi at the itinerary exhibit Kabo Ka Muwala 2015 held at Makerere art gall

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Anti-Graft Body Arrests UNWTO Officials Accused of Looting

[The Herald] The Zimbabwe Anti-Corruption Commission yesterday arrested Gender Commission chairperson Margaret Sangarwe and other officials that were involved in the organisation of the United Nations World Tourism Organisation (UNWTO) conference held …

[The Herald] The Zimbabwe Anti-Corruption Commission yesterday arrested Gender Commission chairperson Margaret Sangarwe and other officials that were involved in the organisation of the United Nations World Tourism Organisation (UNWTO) conference held in Victoria Falls in 2013, after it emerged that they allegedly swindled the State of millions of dollars. The Herald is reliably informed that former Tourism and Hospitality Industry Minister Walter Mzembi, who played a key role in the organisation of the global tourism

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe