Protecting Refugees and Curbing Migration

[Ethiopian Herald] Currently fleeing living places due to push factors has become common all over the world and the Horn Africa in particular. Factors such as civil war, political cases, population pressure and natural disaster can be mentioned as push…

[Ethiopian Herald] Currently fleeing living places due to push factors has become common all over the world and the Horn Africa in particular. Factors such as civil war, political cases, population pressure and natural disaster can be mentioned as push factors.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Pioneer Border Post Receives Many Tourists

[Botswana Daily News] Lobatse -Officer in charge at Pioneer Border Post, chief immigration officer, Ms Mpho Mapfumo says the entry point experienced influx of tourists in the third week prior to Christmas holidays.

[Botswana Daily News] Lobatse -Officer in charge at Pioneer Border Post, chief immigration officer, Ms Mpho Mapfumo says the entry point experienced influx of tourists in the third week prior to Christmas holidays.

source: AllAfrica News: Botswana

Terrorism Poses Challenge to Africa’s Progress

[Ethiopian Herald] Many political and economic analysts agree that Africa is rising and the hope for African people to enjoy the light at the end of the tunnel seems to be inevitable. For instance, agenda 2063 is a promising plan to bring about paradig…

[Ethiopian Herald] Many political and economic analysts agree that Africa is rising and the hope for African people to enjoy the light at the end of the tunnel seems to be inevitable. For instance, agenda 2063 is a promising plan to bring about paradigm shift in the development of the continent. The pith of the agenda is creating an integrated, prosperous and peaceful Africa via exploiting all possible opportunities available to transform the continent within the next 50 years.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Eskom On Unit 1 of the Kusile Power Station Connected to the National Grid

[SA Govt] The first unit of the Kusile power station was connected to the national grid for the first time last evening, a move that will add an extra 800MW to further stabilise the power system to support South Africa’s economic growth and the rollout…

[SA Govt] The first unit of the Kusile power station was connected to the national grid for the first time last evening, a move that will add an extra 800MW to further stabilise the power system to support South Africa's economic growth and the rollout of the electrification programme.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Jappie Challenges North District Governors to Back Under Fire Sanga or Quit DPP

[Nyasa Times] Campaign director for ruling Democratic Progressive Party (DPP), Jappie Mhango, has launched a bitter attack against district governors in the northern region accusing them of orchestrating a plot to remove Regional Governor Kenneth Sanga…

[Nyasa Times] Campaign director for ruling Democratic Progressive Party (DPP), Jappie Mhango, has launched a bitter attack against district governors in the northern region accusing them of orchestrating a plot to remove Regional Governor Kenneth Sanga, saying they should back him or quit the party.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Tonota Woman Dies in Accident

[Botswana Daily News] Francistown -Tonota police are investigating an incident in which a 38-year-old woman of the same village died when a Toyota Fortuner collided with a mini bus at Semotswane junction on December 24.

[Botswana Daily News] Francistown -Tonota police are investigating an incident in which a 38-year-old woman of the same village died when a Toyota Fortuner collided with a mini bus at Semotswane junction on December 24.

source: AllAfrica News: Botswana

Sharp Decline in Numbers Crossing Border

[AIM] Maputo -The number of people crossing the Mozambique/South Africa border at Ressano Garcia in the ten days up to Christmas fell by over 31 per cent, when compared with the same period in 2015.

[AIM] Maputo -The number of people crossing the Mozambique/South Africa border at Ressano Garcia in the ten days up to Christmas fell by over 31 per cent, when compared with the same period in 2015.

source: AllAfrica News: Mozambique