Expansion of First Industrial Park Reopens Old Wounds

[Thomson Reuters Foundation] Dukem -The scenic road from Addis Ababa to the small town of Dukem is peppered with signs of industry: warehouses and factories, garages and gas stations, newly-built rail tracks and a freshly paved highway.

[Thomson Reuters Foundation] Dukem -The scenic road from Addis Ababa to the small town of Dukem is peppered with signs of industry: warehouses and factories, garages and gas stations, newly-built rail tracks and a freshly paved highway.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Timing of Genocide Consultations Criticised

[Namibian] GOVERNMENT’s special envoy on genocide reparations, Zed Ngavirue, says the ongoing consultations around the demands for reparations from Germany will continue, despite criticism of the timing.

[Namibian] GOVERNMENT's special envoy on genocide reparations, Zed Ngavirue, says the ongoing consultations around the demands for reparations from Germany will continue, despite criticism of the timing.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Ten Key Takeaways From the Eskom 2017/18 Interim Financial Results

[Daily Maverick] A refreshing honesty and frankness in dealing with the critical issues facing the utility was revealed by new Eskom chairman Jabu Mabuza and acting CEO Phakamani Hadebe at the long awaited and delayed Eskom interim financial results pr…

[Daily Maverick] A refreshing honesty and frankness in dealing with the critical issues facing the utility was revealed by new Eskom chairman Jabu Mabuza and acting CEO Phakamani Hadebe at the long awaited and delayed Eskom interim financial results presentation for the six-month period ending 30 September 2017.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Iivula-Ithana Denies Receiving Dismissal Letter

[Namibian] HOME affairs minister Pendukeni Iivula-Ithana yesterday denied receiving a dismissal letter from President Hage Geingob by the time the news broke, saying she had only heard about it on social media.

[Namibian] HOME affairs minister Pendukeni Iivula-Ithana yesterday denied receiving a dismissal letter from President Hage Geingob by the time the news broke, saying she had only heard about it on social media.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Gibeon Youth Protest Against Jobs for ‘Struggle Kids’

[Namibian] FRUSTRATED youth of Gibeon in the //Karas region yesterday staged a peaceful demonstration over what they claimed was the “unfair” employment of “struggle kids” at a time when there is high unemployment at the village.

[Namibian] FRUSTRATED youth of Gibeon in the //Karas region yesterday staged a peaceful demonstration over what they claimed was the "unfair" employment of "struggle kids" at a time when there is high unemployment at the village.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Nigeria’s First Private Medical University Calls for Admissions

[This Day] Abuja -A private medical institution, PAMO University of Medical Sciences (PUMS) in Port Harcourt, Rivers State, has invited all eligible candidates for screening into its first batch of undergraduate admissions.

[This Day] Abuja -A private medical institution, PAMO University of Medical Sciences (PUMS) in Port Harcourt, Rivers State, has invited all eligible candidates for screening into its first batch of undergraduate admissions.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Mpango Assures Banker On Economy

[Citizen] Dodoma -Finance and Planning Minister Philip Mpango has reiterated that the economy is on the right track, citing the single-digit inflation over the past six months and on-going projects driving industrialisation.

[Citizen] Dodoma -Finance and Planning Minister Philip Mpango has reiterated that the economy is on the right track, citing the single-digit inflation over the past six months and on-going projects driving industrialisation.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania