Kofi Annan Recalls His Role in Kenya 2008 Peace Accord

[Nation] Former UN Secretary-General Kofi Annan has marked nine years since he brokered a peace deal between retired President Mwai Kibaki and former Prime Minister Raila Odinga that ended the post-election turmoil in 2008.

[Nation] Former UN Secretary-General Kofi Annan has marked nine years since he brokered a peace deal between retired President Mwai Kibaki and former Prime Minister Raila Odinga that ended the post-election turmoil in 2008.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Lifting Many Out of Poverty

[Ethiopian Herald] Study findings indicate that Ethiopia’s poverty index had declined from 38.7 to 29.6 per cent from 1997 to 2003 E.C. And most recently, the index has shown a significant improvement in poverty reduction .The figure has tumbled to 22 …

[Ethiopian Herald] Study findings indicate that Ethiopia's poverty index had declined from 38.7 to 29.6 per cent from 1997 to 2003 E.C. And most recently, the index has shown a significant improvement in poverty reduction .The figure has tumbled to 22 per cent by the year 2007 E.C. Accordingly, the nation has managed to achieve the millennium development goals of reducing poverty by half.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Benefit of Harnessing Inbound, Local Travellers

[Ethiopian Herald] Over the years travel and tourism had a tremendous economic impact directly contributing to economic growth. Both local and international travellers taking a voyage for business and leisure became part of a country’s economy.

[Ethiopian Herald] Over the years travel and tourism had a tremendous economic impact directly contributing to economic growth. Both local and international travellers taking a voyage for business and leisure became part of a country's economy.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Iluka Resources Ltd. Brings Good News

[Sierra Leone Government] Chairman of Iluka Resources Limited, Gregory (Greg) Martin and team Tuesday February 28, 2017, paid a courtesy call on President Dr Ernest Bai Koroma at State House in Freetown.

[Sierra Leone Government] Chairman of Iluka Resources Limited, Gregory (Greg) Martin and team Tuesday February 28, 2017, paid a courtesy call on President Dr Ernest Bai Koroma at State House in Freetown.

source: AllAfrica News: Sierra Leone

DA Petitions Minister to Publicly Commit to Time Frames On IPP

[DA] Today’s announcement by the Minister of Energy, Tina Joematt Pettersson, that the stalemate between Eskom and the IPPs has been resolved, is welcome but insufficient. This is at least the third time that the Minister has made such a statement, but…

[DA] Today's announcement by the Minister of Energy, Tina Joematt Pettersson, that the stalemate between Eskom and the IPPs has been resolved, is welcome but insufficient. This is at least the third time that the Minister has made such a statement, but without a timeline for implementation there remains no certainty over the issue.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

The Constitution Is Not an Obstacle to Land Reform, the ANC Is

[DA] Note to Editors: The following speech was delivered by Thomas Walters MP, DA Shadow Minister of Rural Development and Land Reform, during the Land Expropriation Debate in the National Assembly.

[DA] Note to Editors: The following speech was delivered by Thomas Walters MP, DA Shadow Minister of Rural Development and Land Reform, during the Land Expropriation Debate in the National Assembly.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Brian Molefe Received Massive Discount On House – Investigation

[News24Wire] Newly sworn-in ANC MP Brian Molefe scored a massive discount on a luxury “platinum” mansion in an upmarket Pretoria estate while he was CEO of Eskom, a News24 investigation has revealed.

[News24Wire] Newly sworn-in ANC MP Brian Molefe scored a massive discount on a luxury "platinum" mansion in an upmarket Pretoria estate while he was CEO of Eskom, a News24 investigation has revealed.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa