Traffic Accidents in Sudan Leave 11 Dead

[Radio Dabanga] El Fasher / Kassala -On Saturday, six people died and 10 others were injured in two separate traffic accidents in North Darfur. In Kassala in eastern Sudan, five people were killed and nine others injured in a car crash.

[Radio Dabanga] El Fasher / Kassala -On Saturday, six people died and 10 others were injured in two separate traffic accidents in North Darfur. In Kassala in eastern Sudan, five people were killed and nine others injured in a car crash.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Firm Clinches M445m Water Project Deal

[Lesotho Times] A LOCAL company, LYMA Consulting Engineers has made history after being part of a consortium that was awarded a lucrative M445 million contract for the design and construction supervision of the Polihali Dam.

[Lesotho Times] A LOCAL company, LYMA Consulting Engineers has made history after being part of a consortium that was awarded a lucrative M445 million contract for the design and construction supervision of the Polihali Dam.

source: AllAfrica News: Lesotho

HLIS Enroling More Women

[Ethiopian Herald] An African proverb goes: “If you educate a man you educate an individual, but if you educate a woman you educate a family”. Contrary to the dictum, traditional societies like ours long considered sending women to school as taboo. How…

[Ethiopian Herald] An African proverb goes: "If you educate a man you educate an individual, but if you educate a woman you educate a family". Contrary to the dictum, traditional societies like ours long considered sending women to school as taboo. However, seeing the contribution of woman to socioeconomic transformation, the trend has seen improvements over the past decades.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Passionate to Teach, Committed to Produce Industrious Citizen

[Ethiopian Herald] Girmay kidane is a school principal at Misrak Goh secondary school. He has taught for the last 35 years. Teaching is his life. Though his parents were pushing him to be a medical student, his soul was pulling him to the teaching worl…

[Ethiopian Herald] Girmay kidane is a school principal at Misrak Goh secondary school. He has taught for the last 35 years. Teaching is his life. Though his parents were pushing him to be a medical student, his soul was pulling him to the teaching world. For Girmay teaching is not only a means of earning a living. It is all about life.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Rising Tourists’ Inflow Boosting Revenue – Bureau

[Ethiopian Herald] Tourists who visited Addis Ababa over the last nine months spent 1.9 billion USD, an amount which surpasses the tourism earning of last year’s same period, announced city’s Culture and Tourism Bureau.

[Ethiopian Herald] Tourists who visited Addis Ababa over the last nine months spent 1.9 billion USD, an amount which surpasses the tourism earning of last year's same period, announced city's Culture and Tourism Bureau.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Lafargeholcim Targets 25 Million Affordable Houses

[Daily Trust] Lafarge Africa Plc says its parent company, LafargeHolcim, is targeting to make 25 million people beneficiaries of its affordable homeownership scheme globally by 2020, with Nigeria representing a significant figure.

[Daily Trust] Lafarge Africa Plc says its parent company, LafargeHolcim, is targeting to make 25 million people beneficiaries of its affordable homeownership scheme globally by 2020, with Nigeria representing a significant figure.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Tapping the Untapped Tourism Potential

[Ethiopian Herald] For over half a century, tourism has been constantly expanding at a slower pace. Today this trend appears to be irreversible. According to the World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) forecasts, there will be over 1.6 billion international…

[Ethiopian Herald] For over half a century, tourism has been constantly expanding at a slower pace. Today this trend appears to be irreversible. According to the World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) forecasts, there will be over 1.6 billion international tourist arrivals worldwide in 2020.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia