Ethiopia, Kenya Need to Exploit Economic Opportunities – Ambassador

[Ethiopian Herald] Kenya’s Ambassador to Ethiopia Catherine Mwangi called on both governments to use the long and peaceful relations that exists between the countries to exploit economic opportunities.

[Ethiopian Herald] Kenya's Ambassador to Ethiopia Catherine Mwangi called on both governments to use the long and peaceful relations that exists between the countries to exploit economic opportunities.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Ramaphosa Can Renew South African Leadership By Recommitting to the ICC

[Chatham House] Re-engaging constructively with the ICC would underline the new ANC leader’s commitment to principles that have been lost or threatened over the past decade.

[Chatham House] Re-engaging constructively with the ICC would underline the new ANC leader's commitment to principles that have been lost or threatened over the past decade.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Authority Conducts Accurate Weighing Assessment

[Ethiopian Herald] Trade Competition and Consumers’ Protection Authority (TCCPA) held a workshop yesterday to discuss its latest research on the use of accurate weighing and measuring equipment in business practices.

[Ethiopian Herald] Trade Competition and Consumers' Protection Authority (TCCPA) held a workshop yesterday to discuss its latest research on the use of accurate weighing and measuring equipment in business practices.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

A Nation With Interfaith Harmony – Religious Leaders, Theologians

[Ethiopian Herald] Theologians and religious leaders from different countries said that Ethiopia is a model nation in terms of peaceful coexistence and harmony among followers of different religions since ancient times.

[Ethiopian Herald] Theologians and religious leaders from different countries said that Ethiopia is a model nation in terms of peaceful coexistence and harmony among followers of different religions since ancient times.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

February Rains Critical for Crop Production

[New Era] Windhoek -As livestock and crop farmers across Namibia fear another drought, the prospects for rain this week has improved, while the continuation of seasonal rainfall during February will be critical to crop development and production.

[New Era] Windhoek -As livestock and crop farmers across Namibia fear another drought, the prospects for rain this week has improved, while the continuation of seasonal rainfall during February will be critical to crop development and production.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Maximaizing Horticulture Benefits

[Ethiopian Herald] The Ethiopian horticulture sector, which composes fruits, vegetables, flowers, herbs and spices, has been growing in leaps and bounds over the past few years. Particularly, the abundant fertile land, diverse agro-climatic zones and a…

[Ethiopian Herald] The Ethiopian horticulture sector, which composes fruits, vegetables, flowers, herbs and spices, has been growing in leaps and bounds over the past few years. Particularly, the abundant fertile land, diverse agro-climatic zones and ample workforce coupled with government's well thought out investment friendly policy and incentive packages, many foreign and local investors have entered to the development of the sector.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Revisiting Ethiopia’s Half Year Export Performance

[Ethiopian Herald] The export sector has remained the main earner of foreign currency, with which Ethiopia buys essential foreign products it is not able to manufacture, extract or grow at home. Export goods, thus, play a pivotal role not only in advan…

[Ethiopian Herald] The export sector has remained the main earner of foreign currency, with which Ethiopia buys essential foreign products it is not able to manufacture, extract or grow at home. Export goods, thus, play a pivotal role not only in advancing the domestic economy, but also in enabling the country to import.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Horticulture – A Flourishing Sector

[Ethiopian Herald] Ethiopia has managed to transform its horticulture sector with a span of 15 years from scratch close to 300 million USD export business through attracting potential investors, Ethiopia’s Horticulture and Agriculture Investment Author…

[Ethiopian Herald] Ethiopia has managed to transform its horticulture sector with a span of 15 years from scratch close to 300 million USD export business through attracting potential investors, Ethiopia's Horticulture and Agriculture Investment Authority underscores.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Government Crackdown Threatens Rights

[HRW] Human rights groups have been concerned since President Uhuru Kenyatta took power in 2013 at the authoritarian direction Kenya’s government has been taking. But the situation has taken an alarming turn in the past week. Three highly repressi…

[HRW] Human rights groups have been concerned since President Uhuru Kenyatta took power in 2013 at the authoritarian direction Kenya's government has been taking. But the situation has taken an alarming turn in the past week. Three highly repressive measures by the authorities since January 30 should worry us all, including the international community, which has been treating Kenyatta's administration with kid gloves.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

1139 Villages Get Electric Access in GTP-II

[Ethiopian Herald] ADDIS ABABA – In the first two years of the second Growth and Transformation Plan (GTP-II), while some 993 villages have got access to electricity, 146 towns’ electric supply has been upgraded, the Ministry of Water, Irrigation and E…

[Ethiopian Herald] ADDIS ABABA - In the first two years of the second Growth and Transformation Plan (GTP-II), while some 993 villages have got access to electricity, 146 towns' electric supply has been upgraded, the Ministry of Water, Irrigation and Electricity announced.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia