World Braces for Barsoton, Kamworor Collision in Kampala

[Nation] Shots have been fired in the run up to the IAAF World Cross Country Championships in Kampala next week with men’s 10-kilometre defending champion Geoffrey Kamworor vowing to turn the tables on Kenyan champion Leonard Barsoton.

[Nation] Shots have been fired in the run up to the IAAF World Cross Country Championships in Kampala next week with men's 10-kilometre defending champion Geoffrey Kamworor vowing to turn the tables on Kenyan champion Leonard Barsoton.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Escalation of Fighting in South Sudan ‘Very Worrying’

[Deutsche Welle] The three-year civil war in South Sudan keeps escalating causing a record high number of refugees to flee. Analyst Henrik Maihack said a new regional peace process must be launched to stop the growing violence

[Deutsche Welle] The three-year civil war in South Sudan keeps escalating causing a record high number of refugees to flee. Analyst Henrik Maihack said a new regional peace process must be launched to stop the growing violence

source: AllAfrica News: South Sudan

Malaria Deaths On the Rise in Burundi and Rwanda

[Deutsche Welle] Despite global efforts to eradicate malaria, scores in sub-Saharan Africa continue to suffer and die from the disease. Burundi has now declared a malaria epidemic after nearly 800 people have reportedly died this year.

[Deutsche Welle] Despite global efforts to eradicate malaria, scores in sub-Saharan Africa continue to suffer and die from the disease. Burundi has now declared a malaria epidemic after nearly 800 people have reportedly died this year.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

49 Speakers to Grace 2017 World Banking Conference

[Daily Trust] Lagos -Forty-nine high profile speakers from across all the continents are expected to deliver speeches at the 22nd World Conference of Banking Institutes (WCBI) to be hosted by the Chartered Institute of Bankers of Nigeria (CIBN).

[Daily Trust] Lagos -Forty-nine high profile speakers from across all the continents are expected to deliver speeches at the 22nd World Conference of Banking Institutes (WCBI) to be hosted by the Chartered Institute of Bankers of Nigeria (CIBN).

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Ethiopia, Russia Sign MoU, Protocol Agreement

[Ethiopian Herald] Ethiopia and Russia signed Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) on Tourism and Culture and Protocol of the Intergovernmental Commission on Economic, Scientific, Technical and Trade Cooperation yesterday at the end of the 6th Meeting of …

[Ethiopian Herald] Ethiopia and Russia signed Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) on Tourism and Culture and Protocol of the Intergovernmental Commission on Economic, Scientific, Technical and Trade Cooperation yesterday at the end of the 6th Meeting of the Intergovernmental Ethio-Russia Commission.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Nation Creates Anchor Agricultural Investors

[Ethiopian Herald] Recently, Ethiopia colourfully marked the 8th National Farmers and Semi-pastoralists Day at Adama town. Prime Minister Hailemariam Dessalegn handed over awards for over 570 farmers and semi-pastoralists for transforming themselves in…

[Ethiopian Herald] Recently, Ethiopia colourfully marked the 8th National Farmers and Semi-pastoralists Day at Adama town. Prime Minister Hailemariam Dessalegn handed over awards for over 570 farmers and semi-pastoralists for transforming themselves into agricultural investors, securing a capital of over 1.5 million birr and creating jobs for a number of women and youths. The prize includes medals, trophies, tractors and saving bonds worth birr 3,000 each.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Again, Ayade Weeps for Bakassi Returnees As Govt Unveils Resettlement Plans

[This Day] For the second time in less than four months, Cross River State Governor, Professor Ben Ayade, was in tears Wednesday over the excruciating condition of the displaced people of Bakassi.

[This Day] For the second time in less than four months, Cross River State Governor, Professor Ben Ayade, was in tears Wednesday over the excruciating condition of the displaced people of Bakassi.

source: AllAfrica News: Cameroon