Christians Begin Lent Season

[Daily Trust] Catholic Christians world over yesterday began the lent season with fasting, prayers and alms giving as they celebrate the Ash Wednesday.

[Daily Trust] Catholic Christians world over yesterday began the lent season with fasting, prayers and alms giving as they celebrate the Ash Wednesday.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Aid Agencies Appeal for UN Action to Avert Famine in Somalia

[Shabelle] Some 44 local and international aid agencies working in Somalia have appealed to UN to take urgent action to avert possible famine in the Horn of Africa nation where at least 6.2 million people face acute food shortage.

[Shabelle] Some 44 local and international aid agencies working in Somalia have appealed to UN to take urgent action to avert possible famine in the Horn of Africa nation where at least 6.2 million people face acute food shortage.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

Effort to Reinforce Communal Participation

[Shabait] Mendefera -In an assessment meeting held on 27th February in Mendefera, the Ministry of Labor and Human Welfare (MLHW) branch in the Southern region reported that 25 million Nakfa was expended in 2016 at communal and Governmental level to ass…

[Shabait] Mendefera -In an assessment meeting held on 27th February in Mendefera, the Ministry of Labor and Human Welfare (MLHW) branch in the Southern region reported that 25 million Nakfa was expended in 2016 at communal and Governmental level to assist families of martyrs, people with disabilities as well as orphans.

source: AllAfrica News: Eritrea

In Rwanda, Red Cross Spells Demolition

[Thomson Reuters Foundation] Last summer, former Rwandan army soldier Twagiramungu Theoneste returned to his Kigali home and found a red cross daubed on the front wall.

[Thomson Reuters Foundation] Last summer, former Rwandan army soldier Twagiramungu Theoneste returned to his Kigali home and found a red cross daubed on the front wall.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Letter From America – Zimbabwe: I Want My Country Back!

[Financial Gazette] ZIMBABWE had everything other African countries do not have. We assumed then that we were going to be successful as a country. The land was flowing with milk and honey already and all we needed to do was to expand the cake and share…

[Financial Gazette] ZIMBABWE had everything other African countries do not have. We assumed then that we were going to be successful as a country. The land was flowing with milk and honey already and all we needed to do was to expand the cake and share it.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

U.S. Dollar Stocks Continue to Decline

[Financial Gazette] A NEW report has raised fears that the United States dollar could be completely wiped out of the Zimbabwean market, with disastrous consequences on the fragile economy.

[Financial Gazette] A NEW report has raised fears that the United States dollar could be completely wiped out of the Zimbabwean market, with disastrous consequences on the fragile economy.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Reconsider Policy On Bond Notes

[Financial Gazette] PRESIDENT Robert Mugabe last week made a rare admission that he had lost confidence in the country’s banking sector and that he kept cash at home.

[Financial Gazette] PRESIDENT Robert Mugabe last week made a rare admission that he had lost confidence in the country's banking sector and that he kept cash at home.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe