Mathew Sawe Triumphs, but Fails to Hit Worlds Mark

[Nation] Africa high jump champion Matthew Sawe reigned supreme during the Kenyan trials on Friday, winning his event in 2.20m but fell short of qualifying for the World Championships due August 4-13 in London.

[Nation] Africa high jump champion Matthew Sawe reigned supreme during the Kenyan trials on Friday, winning his event in 2.20m but fell short of qualifying for the World Championships due August 4-13 in London.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

NPA MD Visits Port to Assess Implementation of Executive Order

[This Day] In a sustained drive to ensure total adherence to the presidential order on 24 hour operations at the ports, the Managing Director of the Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA), Hadiza Bala Usman has urged stakeholders at the nation seaports to coll…

[This Day] In a sustained drive to ensure total adherence to the presidential order on 24 hour operations at the ports, the Managing Director of the Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA), Hadiza Bala Usman has urged stakeholders at the nation seaports to collaborate effectively towards the actualisation of the tenets of the Executive Order through the window of the institutionalised ease of doing business.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Demining Plays Key Role in Country’s Development – Minister

[ANGOP] Luanda -The minister and chief of President Civil House Manuel da Cruz Neto, said Thursday that the country’s reconstruction and economic development could not be possible with millions of landmines implanted during the Civil war ended in 2002.

[ANGOP] Luanda -The minister and chief of President Civil House Manuel da Cruz Neto, said Thursday that the country's reconstruction and economic development could not be possible with millions of landmines implanted during the Civil war ended in 2002.

source: AllAfrica News: Angola

Ogbeh – Nigeria Striving to Be World’s Top Yam Exporter

[This Day] Abuja -The Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development, Chief Audu Ogbeh, has pledged support for yam producers, saying the country is pushing to become the number one exporter of the commodity in the world.

[This Day] Abuja -The Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development, Chief Audu Ogbeh, has pledged support for yam producers, saying the country is pushing to become the number one exporter of the commodity in the world.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Why Ethiopia Is the ‘Land of Origins’?

[Ethiopian Herald] A year elapsed since Ethiopia changed its national tourism motto: ‘Thirteen Months of Sunshine’ to the ‘Land of Origins’. The former tourism motto served over a century in motivating the nation’s diversified natural and man-made tour…

[Ethiopian Herald] A year elapsed since Ethiopia changed its national tourism motto: 'Thirteen Months of Sunshine' to the 'Land of Origins'. The former tourism motto served over a century in motivating the nation's diversified natural and man-made tourism endowments.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Let’s Fight Metaphobia

[Ethiopian Herald] Life is all about being flexible and perceiving its positive sides. This could only happen if one fills his heart with positive thoughts and learn how to make lemonade when life throws lemons at him. Dear reader, this piece is not wr…

[Ethiopian Herald] Life is all about being flexible and perceiving its positive sides. This could only happen if one fills his heart with positive thoughts and learn how to make lemonade when life throws lemons at him. Dear reader, this piece is not written to preach or to impose my thoughts up on you. It is written only to reflect my feeling.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Defence Headquarters Denies Allegation of Service Chief Extending Military Careers of Course Mates

[This Day] Abuja -The Defence Headquarters (DHQ) thursday debunked allegations that service chiefs are illegally extending military careers of most of their course mates.

[This Day] Abuja -The Defence Headquarters (DHQ) thursday debunked allegations that service chiefs are illegally extending military careers of most of their course mates.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Parliament Approves 2017-18 Budget

[New Times] Members of Parliament on Friday passed the budget law for the fiscal year 2017-18, essentially giving the final approval to the country’s next budget whose execution starts on July 1.

[New Times] Members of Parliament on Friday passed the budget law for the fiscal year 2017-18, essentially giving the final approval to the country's next budget whose execution starts on July 1.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Nation Media Group Long Serving Board Member Retires

[Nation] Nation Media Group’s longest-serving board member retired on Thursday, signaling an end to an eventful era for a man who rose through the ranks to be a part of the company’s policymaking team.

[Nation] Nation Media Group's longest-serving board member retired on Thursday, signaling an end to an eventful era for a man who rose through the ranks to be a part of the company's policymaking team.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Military Tribunal Vice President, Judge Sworn In

[New Times] The Prime Minister Anastase Murekezi on Thursday presided over the swearing in of Lt. Col Deo Rusizana and Capt. Gerald Ntaganira, respectively as vice president and judge at the military tribunal.

[New Times] The Prime Minister Anastase Murekezi on Thursday presided over the swearing in of Lt. Col Deo Rusizana and Capt. Gerald Ntaganira, respectively as vice president and judge at the military tribunal.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda