‘Country Has Become Africa’s Investment Hub for Textile and Garment Industry’

[Ethiopian Herald] Ethiopia’s non-oil driven rapid economic growth, which has got recognition by international financial institutions is attracting more Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) to the country. The government’s massive infrastructural developmen…

[Ethiopian Herald] Ethiopia's non-oil driven rapid economic growth, which has got recognition by international financial institutions is attracting more Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) to the country. The government's massive infrastructural development projects such as industrial parks, roads, railways, airway, electricity and telecommunications are also widely believed to be major factors in drawing FDI. In an exclusive interview with The Ethiopian Herald, Ethiopian Investment Commission Commissioner Fistum Arega said Ethi

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Nasa Abandons Protests as It Takes Up New Strategy

[Nation] Nasa leader Raila Odinga has said he is ready for talks with President Uhuru Kenyatta, but pointed out that they should be on a free and fair election and not a coalition government.

[Nation] Nasa leader Raila Odinga has said he is ready for talks with President Uhuru Kenyatta, but pointed out that they should be on a free and fair election and not a coalition government.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Africa Key to Feeding Nine Billion People By 2050, Says AfDB

[Guardian] President of African Development Bank (AfDB) and 2017 World Food Prize Laureate, Dr. Akinwumi Adesina, says Africa holds the key to eradicating hunger and feeding nine billion people globally by 2050.

[Guardian] President of African Development Bank (AfDB) and 2017 World Food Prize Laureate, Dr. Akinwumi Adesina, says Africa holds the key to eradicating hunger and feeding nine billion people globally by 2050.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Necessary Skills for MSMEs

[The Herald] It is indisputable that micro small to medium enterprises (MSMEs) now comprises a predominant share of private sector economic activities in the country. Key stakeholders need to come up with a holistic framework outlining how the sector c…

[The Herald] It is indisputable that micro small to medium enterprises (MSMEs) now comprises a predominant share of private sector economic activities in the country. Key stakeholders need to come up with a holistic framework outlining how the sector can be natured so that its contribution to economic development is increased.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Police Quiz DPP Official As By-Elections Counting Under Way

[Nyasa Times] Malawi Police officiers in Nsanje questioned ruling Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) official Sarif Gova who was manhandled by Malawi Congress Party (MCP) supporters at Bangula Polling Centee for campaigning.

[Nyasa Times] Malawi Police officiers in Nsanje questioned ruling Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) official Sarif Gova who was manhandled by Malawi Congress Party (MCP) supporters at Bangula Polling Centee for campaigning.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Group Urges Buhari to Declare Armed Herdsmen As Terrorists

[Guardian] Human Rights Writers Association of Nigeria (HURIWA) has urged President Muhammadu Buhari to declare armed herdsmen as terrorists.A statement by its National Coordinator, Emmanuel Onwubiko in Abuja, yesterday also dismissed Buhari’s poor res…

[Guardian] Human Rights Writers Association of Nigeria (HURIWA) has urged President Muhammadu Buhari to declare armed herdsmen as terrorists.A statement by its National Coordinator, Emmanuel Onwubiko in Abuja, yesterday also dismissed Buhari's poor response to the continuous genocide of the herdsmen.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

NFF Ponders Two Friendlies for Super Eagles After Qualifier Against Algeria

[Guardian] The Nigeria Football Federation (NFF), which begins its yearly general assembly in Jos tomorrow, is pondering reported overtures from two unnamed countries for friendly matches with the Super Eagles immediately after next month’s Russia 2018…

[Guardian] The Nigeria Football Federation (NFF), which begins its yearly general assembly in Jos tomorrow, is pondering reported overtures from two unnamed countries for friendly matches with the Super Eagles immediately after next month's Russia 2018 World Cup qualifier against Algeria.

source: AllAfrica News: Algeria

Orange Invests $33 Million in Sierra Leone Expansion

[CAJ News] ORANGE has invested US$33 million in modernisation and expansion projects to enhance the reliability, coverage and network quality following its acquisition of Orange Sierra Leone. The majority of investments have already been realised with …

[CAJ News] ORANGE has invested US$33 million in modernisation and expansion projects to enhance the reliability, coverage and network quality following its acquisition of Orange Sierra Leone. The majority of investments have already been realised with 30 new radio sites on air and over half of the entire mobile network upgraded.

source: AllAfrica News: Sierra Leone