PM Meets With UN Secretary-General in New York

[Shabelle] The Secretary-General met with H.E. Mr. Hassan Ali Khayre, Prime Minister of the Federal Republic of Somalia. The Secretary-General commended Somalia for the progress made in advancing state-building.

[Shabelle] The Secretary-General met with H.E. Mr. Hassan Ali Khayre, Prime Minister of the Federal Republic of Somalia. The Secretary-General commended Somalia for the progress made in advancing state-building.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

Lawmaker Warns of New Rift Between Govt and Federal States

[Shabelle] Professor Mohamed Omar Dalha, a member of Federal Parliament of Somalia has warned a new political turmoil in the country, as a rift between central Govt and states are emerging.

[Shabelle] Professor Mohamed Omar Dalha, a member of Federal Parliament of Somalia has warned a new political turmoil in the country, as a rift between central Govt and states are emerging.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

Sound Tax-to-GDP Ratio – Call of the Day

[Ethiopian Herald] Empirical evidences show that the Ethiopian tax-to-GDP ratio is low. As it has been mentioned in the second Growth and Transformation Plan (GTPII), the share of tax revenue amounted to only 13.3 percent of the GDP, which is far below…

[Ethiopian Herald] Empirical evidences show that the Ethiopian tax-to-GDP ratio is low. As it has been mentioned in the second Growth and Transformation Plan (GTPII), the share of tax revenue amounted to only 13.3 percent of the GDP, which is far below the average tax-to-GDP ratio for Sub-Saharan countries. From this, it follows that the country has a room to increase its domestic revenues--which is exactly what the government has done by applying a business profit tax rate revision over the last months. The revision is base

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Refreshing the Dynamic Educational System

[Ethiopian Herald] It is well known that education is the lifeline of our society and an educated citizenry, educated youths are the best guarantees of sustained development and progress of the country. Ethiopia is now in a state of transformation in m…

[Ethiopian Herald] It is well known that education is the lifeline of our society and an educated citizenry, educated youths are the best guarantees of sustained development and progress of the country. Ethiopia is now in a state of transformation in many respects, and it is imperative that, today's youth should be prepared in a manner that can sustain the pace of advancement the society is undergoing with ever increasing preparation and training. Hence, the curriculum of some years ago, albeit revised in line with the most

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Minister of Animal Resources Stresses Importance of Cooperation With Different Countries

[SNA] Khartoum -Minister of Animal Resources, Bushara Juma Aro stressed the importance of joint cooperation with various countries in the field of development of animal production systems of the policies of genetic improvement for the sector’s promotion.

[SNA] Khartoum -Minister of Animal Resources, Bushara Juma Aro stressed the importance of joint cooperation with various countries in the field of development of animal production systems of the policies of genetic improvement for the sector's promotion.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Urap Faces Slowdowns

[Ethiopian Herald] The implementation of Universal Road Access Program (URAP) – designed to link rural communities with major markets, economic corridors and urban areas – despite progress on GTPI, faces slowdown over the first two years of GTPII mainl…

[Ethiopian Herald] The implementation of Universal Road Access Program (URAP) - designed to link rural communities with major markets, economic corridors and urban areas - despite progress on GTPI, faces slowdown over the first two years of GTPII mainly due to financial constraint, learnt The Ethiopian Herald.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Minister of International Cooperation Meets UN Resident Representative

[SNA] Khartoum -The Minister of State of the Ministry of International Cooperation, Somaia Aukod, met at the ministry the UN Resident Representative in Sudan, Marta Radius.

[SNA] Khartoum -The Minister of State of the Ministry of International Cooperation, Somaia Aukod, met at the ministry the UN Resident Representative in Sudan, Marta Radius.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Military Approach Against Separatists Stokes More Tension

[ISS] Nigeria’s military has reacted heavy-handedly to a growing separatist swell in the south-east among organisations claiming to be the successors of the failed late-1960s Biafra secessionist movement. Last month the military embarked on ‘Operation …

[ISS] Nigeria's military has reacted heavy-handedly to a growing separatist swell in the south-east among organisations claiming to be the successors of the failed late-1960s Biafra secessionist movement. Last month the military embarked on 'Operation Python Dance', a show of force to try to quell the Biafra agitation.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria