Wollo’s Cultural Bands & Houses

[Ethiopian Herald] In presenting various artistic programmes accentuated with songs, it was Wollo Lalibela Cultural Band that had a wide acceptance across the country. In fact, Lalibela was just among the most historical traditional musical bands that …

[Ethiopian Herald] In presenting various artistic programmes accentuated with songs, it was Wollo Lalibela Cultural Band that had a wide acceptance across the country. In fact, Lalibela was just among the most historical traditional musical bands that mushroomed in 1970s. The club had produced notable singers including Maritu Legesse, Zenit Muhabaw and Bahiru Kegne. However, due to various reasons, the club had been shut down for sometime.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Economic Development, Democracy in Ethiopia

[Ethiopian Herald] This brief article indicates that economic development and democracy have strong linkage. The development of democracy in the given country speeds up the economic development. In the same way the economic development in the given cou…

[Ethiopian Herald] This brief article indicates that economic development and democracy have strong linkage. The development of democracy in the given country speeds up the economic development. In the same way the economic development in the given country facilitate for building reliable democracy. The experiences of many developed countries indicate that they build democracy after achieving certain level of economic development.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Country’s Great Health Reform

[Ethiopian Herald] Edna lives in a village on the outskirts of Berhale, roughly 900 kilometres from Addis Ababa. Every day, she travels through the desert to deliver essential health services to families’ doorsteps. As a front -line health worker, Edna…

[Ethiopian Herald] Edna lives in a village on the outskirts of Berhale, roughly 900 kilometres from Addis Ababa. Every day, she travels through the desert to deliver essential health services to families' doorsteps. As a front -line health worker, Edna is part of a historic movement that has extended primary health care to the poorest and most marginalised communities and saved millions of lives.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

First Lady Back On The Charity Trail

In the aftermath of the touchy issue elections, First Lady Esther Lungu is back on the charity trail heading to Nyimba District. Under the umbrella of the Esther Lungu Foundation, the First Lady has been reaching out to the vulnerable … Continued

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In the aftermath of the touchy issue elections, First Lady Esther Lungu is back on the charity trail heading to Nyimba District. Under the umbrella of the Esther Lungu Foundation, the First Lady has been reaching out to the vulnerable groupings in society. Esther was forced to suspend her activities to avoid the being accused of influencing elections with her activities. He stop in Nyimba is one of several stops lined up ahead as part of her activities. The post First Lady Back On The Charity Trail appeared first on Zambia Reports.

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FIEIT Suspends Voting for Somaliland MPs to Lower House

[Shabelle] Somalia’s Federal Indirect Electoral Implementation Team (FIEIT) has announced it suspended voting on the election of Somaliland MPs to the House of the People. In a statement, FIEIT said it has intervened the election of Somaliland MPs in M…

[Shabelle] Somalia's Federal Indirect Electoral Implementation Team (FIEIT) has announced it suspended voting on the election of Somaliland MPs to the House of the People. In a statement, FIEIT said it has intervened the election of Somaliland MPs in Mogadishu due to electoral dispute. It suspended the process until further notice.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

Al Shabaab Briefly Seizes Mahady Town From Troops

[Shabelle] Heavily armed Al shabaab fighters have retaken briefly the control of the strategic city of Mahaday in middle Shabelle region on Friday night following a deadly attack, residents said.

[Shabelle] Heavily armed Al shabaab fighters have retaken briefly the control of the strategic city of Mahaday in middle Shabelle region on Friday night following a deadly attack, residents said.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

CIP Points to Unknown $1.1 Billion Debt Payment, Plus Printing Money

[Mozambique News Reports And Clippings] Reading the governments own accounts leads CIP to point to two actions which seem unclear and questionable. One is $1.1 billion external payment in 2015, which is unexplained but must be either a foreign loan rep…

[Mozambique News Reports And Clippings] Reading the governments own accounts leads CIP to point to two actions which seem unclear and questionable. One is $1.1 billion external payment in 2015, which is unexplained but must be either a foreign loan repayment or an external loan made by the government - perhaps the on-lending of some of the secret borrowing. The other is an increase in credit to government in 2016 of $950 million, which CIP says was effectively printing money.

source: AllAfrica News: Mozambique

Another ‘Racist’ Facebook Rant Over Crowded Durban Beach

[News24Wire] The ANC Youth League in Ethekwini is expected to open a case of crimen injuria against a Johannesburg man who made seemingly racist comments on Facebook about Durban beachgoers.

[News24Wire] The ANC Youth League in Ethekwini is expected to open a case of crimen injuria against a Johannesburg man who made seemingly racist comments on Facebook about Durban beachgoers.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa