Twenty Six Years – Building Ethiopia With Change and Challenge

[Ethiopian Herald] “All sovereign power resides in the Nations, Nationalities and Peoples of Ethiopia. This Constitution is an expression of their sovereignty. Their sovereignty shall be expressed through their representatives elected in accordance wit…

[Ethiopian Herald] "All sovereign power resides in the Nations, Nationalities and Peoples of Ethiopia. This Constitution is an expression of their sovereignty. Their sovereignty shall be expressed through their representatives elected in accordance with this Constitution and through their direct democratic participation." This is the fundamental principle of Federal Democratic Republic Ethiopian Constitution.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Electoral Commission Officials Held Hostage in Tororo

[Monitor] Tororo -A team of members of the National Electoral Commission led by their Chairperson Justice Simon Byabakama were whisked away by police from charged residents of Tororo County who were demanding for a separate district citing marginalizat…

[Monitor] Tororo -A team of members of the National Electoral Commission led by their Chairperson Justice Simon Byabakama were whisked away by police from charged residents of Tororo County who were demanding for a separate district citing marginalization and oppression by their Jopadhola counterparts of West Budama.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

#NotInMyName March Calls for Men to Stand Against Violence Against Women

[News24Wire] The voice of survivor Bukelwa Moerane, heard at the #NotInMyName march to the Union Buildings in Tshwane on Saturday, is just one of many voices of those who survived violence against women as well as those who didn’t.

[News24Wire] The voice of survivor Bukelwa Moerane, heard at the #NotInMyName march to the Union Buildings in Tshwane on Saturday, is just one of many voices of those who survived violence against women as well as those who didn't.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Shock As Body of Girl, 5, Found With Private Parts, Tongue Missing

[News24Wire] The body of a 5-year-old girl who went missing in April in Kasibo village under chief Hwange, Zimbabwe, was reportedly found with her private parts and tongue missing.

[News24Wire] The body of a 5-year-old girl who went missing in April in Kasibo village under chief Hwange, Zimbabwe, was reportedly found with her private parts and tongue missing.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

How I Got to Johns Hopkins – First Ghanaian Neurosurgeon Resident

[Ghana Star] Nancy Abu-Bonserah, the first Ghanaian and only black female to gain admission to Johns Hopkins University to read neurosurgery has revealed that her self-driven passion to achieve more propelled her to where she is now.

[Ghana Star] Nancy Abu-Bonserah, the first Ghanaian and only black female to gain admission to Johns Hopkins University to read neurosurgery has revealed that her self-driven passion to achieve more propelled her to where she is now.

source: AllAfrica News: Ghana

Dlamini-Zuma Skips Limpopo Event Due to ‘Family Issue’

[News24Wire] Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma supporters in Limpopo plan to invite her back to the province after she didn’t show up for an event on Saturday at the Lebowakgomo Civic Centre.

[News24Wire] Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma supporters in Limpopo plan to invite her back to the province after she didn't show up for an event on Saturday at the Lebowakgomo Civic Centre.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Hundreds of Ghanaian U.S.-Deportees Expected in Days

[Ghana Star] More charter planes will be arriving in Ghana in days with Ghanaians deported from the United States of America, according to the US Ambassador to Ghana, Robert Jackson.

[Ghana Star] More charter planes will be arriving in Ghana in days with Ghanaians deported from the United States of America, according to the US Ambassador to Ghana, Robert Jackson.

source: AllAfrica News: Ghana

Mega Oil Pipeline Projects to Spur Economic Growth

[Daily News] Dodoma -THE government, yesterday, announced plans to set up three mega oil-pipelines connecting the seaports of Tanga and Dar es Salaam to upcountry regions and neighbouring countries partly to reduce fuel prices and spur economic growth.

[Daily News] Dodoma -THE government, yesterday, announced plans to set up three mega oil-pipelines connecting the seaports of Tanga and Dar es Salaam to upcountry regions and neighbouring countries partly to reduce fuel prices and spur economic growth.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Three Nigerians Make Caine Prize 2017 Shortlist

[Daily Trust] Nigeria’s Lesley Nneka Arimah, Chikodili Emelumadu, and Arinze Ifeakandu have made the Caine Prize for African Writing 2017 shortlist. They were shortlisted for their short stories, ‘Who Will Greet You At Home’, ‘Bush Baby’, and ‘God’s Ch…

[Daily Trust] Nigeria's Lesley Nneka Arimah, Chikodili Emelumadu, and Arinze Ifeakandu have made the Caine Prize for African Writing 2017 shortlist. They were shortlisted for their short stories, 'Who Will Greet You At Home', 'Bush Baby', and 'God's Children Are Little Broken Things', respectively.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria