Zuma, Corruption and the Arms Deal – the Gift That Just Keeps On Giving

[Daily Maverick] Details in an apparently “explosive” affidavit filed by politically connected attorney, Ajay Sooklal, in the Pretoria High Court and claiming that President Jacob Zuma requested him not to divulge to the Seriti Commission into the arms…

[Daily Maverick] Details in an apparently "explosive" affidavit filed by politically connected attorney, Ajay Sooklal, in the Pretoria High Court and claiming that President Jacob Zuma requested him not to divulge to the Seriti Commission into the arms deal that he [Zuma] had received gifts and bribes, have been in the public realm since 2014. Corruption Watch and the Right2Know Campaign, who launched a court bid in September 2016 challenging the findings of the Seriti Commission and seeking to have the outcome set aside,

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

‘Dead’ Rukwa Herdboy Resurfaces After 10 Months

[Daily News] Sumbawanga -A 20-year old man from Tunyi Village, Kalambo District of Rukwa Region, believed to have been killed and devoured by a hyena ten months ago, has resurfaced.

[Daily News] Sumbawanga -A 20-year old man from Tunyi Village, Kalambo District of Rukwa Region, believed to have been killed and devoured by a hyena ten months ago, has resurfaced.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Exciting Opportunity for Investors in Oromia State

[Ethiopian Herald] Sir John Boyd Orr, a Scottish biologist and politician who received the Nobel Peace Prize for his scientific researches, once said, “When the fabric of society is so rigid that it cannot change quickly enough, adjustments are achieve…

[Ethiopian Herald] Sir John Boyd Orr, a Scottish biologist and politician who received the Nobel Peace Prize for his scientific researches, once said, "When the fabric of society is so rigid that it cannot change quickly enough, adjustments are achieved by social unrest and revolutions." It seems that significant adjustments and improvements are becoming very evident in the nation in general and in Oromia State in particular since the social unrest last year.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Depression – How Far Do We Admit Its Existence?

[Ethiopian Herald] Millions suffer from some form mental sickness throughout the world and this is so undeniably even here in our country. How many times have we seen people who roam around the streets of the city without any visible signs of normalcy?…

[Ethiopian Herald] Millions suffer from some form mental sickness throughout the world and this is so undeniably even here in our country. How many times have we seen people who roam around the streets of the city without any visible signs of normalcy? How many times have we seen individuals talking to themselves, sometimes loudly? How many times have we seen people shout or sing on the roads disregarding the fact that they may disturb others? At times, you see individuals who walk half vested and half naked talking to thems

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Ethiopia, Germany Agree to Boost Partnership

[Ethiopian Herald] Prime Minister Hailemariam Dessalegn and Vice Chancellor and Foreign Minister of Germany Sigmar Gabriel discussed on how to further strengthen the two countries’ partnerships and cooperation on regional and international affairs.

[Ethiopian Herald] Prime Minister Hailemariam Dessalegn and Vice Chancellor and Foreign Minister of Germany Sigmar Gabriel discussed on how to further strengthen the two countries' partnerships and cooperation on regional and international affairs.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Marine Parks and Fishery Management – What’s the Best Way to Protect Fish?

[Ethiopian Herald] While academics often focus on biodiversity objectives for marine parks, the public and political debate tends to come down to one thing: fishing.

[Ethiopian Herald] While academics often focus on biodiversity objectives for marine parks, the public and political debate tends to come down to one thing: fishing.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

No Compromise With Quality Education

[Ethiopian Herald] Twenty six years back, wallowing in absolute poverty, Ethiopia was at the verge of disintegration. Internal turmoil had opened its grotto mouth to swallow innocent citizens. However, thanks to the peace loving Ethiopians and others, …

[Ethiopian Herald] Twenty six years back, wallowing in absolute poverty, Ethiopia was at the verge of disintegration. Internal turmoil had opened its grotto mouth to swallow innocent citizens. However, thanks to the peace loving Ethiopians and others, the dark cloud, as a bad omen hovering on the sky, was averted. That turning point in history heralded the commencement of a peaceful journey. Following its ascension to power, the then Transitional Government aimed at bringing about immediate peace, stability and democratizati

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Community Service in ECSU

[Ethiopian Herald] Colleges and universities are entrusted with the task of providing well-organized community services. Such learning institutions aim at stepping up their livelihood support to nearby communities. This community service helps to bring…

[Ethiopian Herald] Colleges and universities are entrusted with the task of providing well-organized community services. Such learning institutions aim at stepping up their livelihood support to nearby communities. This community service helps to bring positive impact on the nearby target groups as well as others residing in places where the projects are being carried out.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

State Launches Carbon Emission Reduction Project

[Ethiopian Herald] Oromia Forested Landscape Project (OFLP), a new climate resilient initiative, aimed at making substantial contribution for the reduction of carbon emission by 2030 was launched yesterday.

[Ethiopian Herald] Oromia Forested Landscape Project (OFLP), a new climate resilient initiative, aimed at making substantial contribution for the reduction of carbon emission by 2030 was launched yesterday.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia