Can We Afford the Internet Shutdown in Ethiopia?

[Addis Fortune] I was just here for a working visit in Ethiopia when I heard that the government has shutdown the Internet. Whooooaaah!!! Can they do that? I asked my friends who are hosting me. Their answer was clear and simple. The government can do …

[Addis Fortune] I was just here for a working visit in Ethiopia when I heard that the government has shutdown the Internet. Whooooaaah!!! Can they do that? I asked my friends who are hosting me. Their answer was clear and simple. The government can do anything and does not even have to explain why it is doing that!!!

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Kenya Airways Seeks Nod to Convert Government Debt to Equity

[East African] Kenya Airways is banking on the conversion of its debt, owed to the Kenyan government, into equity as part of efforts to fly out of a financial crisis that has dodged it for the last three years.

[East African] Kenya Airways is banking on the conversion of its debt, owed to the Kenyan government, into equity as part of efforts to fly out of a financial crisis that has dodged it for the last three years.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

T20 Cricket Marks Dar Gymkhana’s Centenary

[Daily News] In marking the centenary celebrations of Dar es Salaam Gymkhana Club (DGC), the cricket section collaboration with Alliance Insurance (Tanzania), has organized the Alliance Insurance Community Cricket Shield Competition.

[Daily News] In marking the centenary celebrations of Dar es Salaam Gymkhana Club (DGC), the cricket section collaboration with Alliance Insurance (Tanzania), has organized the Alliance Insurance Community Cricket Shield Competition.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Onyeama Denies Nigeria’s Absence At Ecowas Summit Regional Body Agrees to Admit Morocco

[This Day] Abuja -The Minister of Foreign Affairs, Mr. Geoffrey Onyeama, has debunked reports that Nigeria was absent at the 51st Summit of Heads of State and Government of the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) in Monrovia, Liberia.

[This Day] Abuja -The Minister of Foreign Affairs, Mr. Geoffrey Onyeama, has debunked reports that Nigeria was absent at the 51st Summit of Heads of State and Government of the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) in Monrovia, Liberia.

source: AllAfrica News: Morocco

Excellent News Advance Ticket Selling System Is Working Well

[Nyasa Times] In its attempt to curb money leakages through fraud and manipulations, Football Association of Malawi (Fam) adopted an advance ticket selling system whereby match day ticket cost K500 more to woo people to pay in advance.

[Nyasa Times] In its attempt to curb money leakages through fraud and manipulations, Football Association of Malawi (Fam) adopted an advance ticket selling system whereby match day ticket cost K500 more to woo people to pay in advance.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

I’m Not TB Joshua, Minister Tells Legislators

[New Zimbabwe] Harare -Transport minister Joram Gumbo told the Mines Parliamentary Portfolio Committee Monday that he is not Temitope Balogun (TB) Joshua and cannot, therefore, know whether or not the duty-free fuel facilities issued to private compani…

[New Zimbabwe] Harare -Transport minister Joram Gumbo told the Mines Parliamentary Portfolio Committee Monday that he is not Temitope Balogun (TB) Joshua and cannot, therefore, know whether or not the duty-free fuel facilities issued to private companies is used to service national projects.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe