Debt Disbursement Hits Five-Year Low

[Addis Fortune] The amount of debt disbursed by the external development partners to Ethiopia has reached the lowest level since 2011/12, reaching 1.7 billion dollars, according to the latest Public Sector Debt Statistical Bulletin published by the Ministry of Finance & Economic Cooperation (MoFEC).

[Addis Fortune] The amount of debt disbursed by the external development partners to Ethiopia has reached the lowest level since 2011/12, reaching 1.7 billion dollars, according to the latest Public Sector Debt Statistical Bulletin published by the Ministry of Finance & Economic Cooperation (MoFEC).

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Reducing Future Vulnerability

[Addis Fortune] As visibily seen, a test is happening at the time of writing, where a devastating drought is affecting the Horn of Africa, which makes it extremely important to ask what will happen in future droughts.

[Addis Fortune] As visibily seen, a test is happening at the time of writing, where a devastating drought is affecting the Horn of Africa, which makes it extremely important to ask what will happen in future droughts.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

A New Day for the Coffee Market

[Addis Fortune] About 13 years ago, Betrework Alemu, an owner of a commercial farming company, started to plant coffee with a characteristically courageous morale after seeing the success of other coffee investors.

[Addis Fortune] About 13 years ago, Betrework Alemu, an owner of a commercial farming company, started to plant coffee with a characteristically courageous morale after seeing the success of other coffee investors.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Seifu Ambaye Buys Majority Shares of Akir Construction

[Addis Fortune] Seifu Ambaye, chief executive officer (CEO) of Tekeleberhan Ambaye Construction Plc (TACON), purchased 80pc of Akir Construction Plc on June 20, 2017, with 16 million Br.

[Addis Fortune] Seifu Ambaye, chief executive officer (CEO) of Tekeleberhan Ambaye Construction Plc (TACON), purchased 80pc of Akir Construction Plc on June 20, 2017, with 16 million Br.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Removal of Pravin Gordhan – SACP Deputy Mapaila’s Affidavit Could Reveal Intelligence Report’s Role in Reshuffle

[Daily Maverick] President Jacob Zuma has survived through controlling key state institutions, especially the intelligence services. That soon could be exposed.

[Daily Maverick] President Jacob Zuma has survived through controlling key state institutions, especially the intelligence services. That soon could be exposed.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Churches and Other Religious Institutions Can Contribute to SA’s Recovery

[Daily Maverick] For some time we’ve been warned of the ticking time bomb we’re sitting on in South Africa. In the process of looking for a moral compass, returning to basic values is a good place to start.

[Daily Maverick] For some time we've been warned of the ticking time bomb we're sitting on in South Africa. In the process of looking for a moral compass, returning to basic values is a good place to start.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Wits Justice Project – Lifers, Riots and Parole

[Daily Maverick] At the start of this month, prison guards at Kgosi Mampuru prison in Pretoria injured inmates sentenced to life who were protesting against the delays in their parole processes. The Wits Justice Project (WJP) has seen pictures of four …

[Daily Maverick] At the start of this month, prison guards at Kgosi Mampuru prison in Pretoria injured inmates sentenced to life who were protesting against the delays in their parole processes. The Wits Justice Project (WJP) has seen pictures of four prisoners with head wounds and large bruises on their limbs.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Mutasa Free to Rejoin Ruling Party – Presidential Aide

[The Herald] Former Zanu-PF secretary for Administration Mr Didymus Mutasa is free to meet President Mugabe or rejoin Zanu-PF, but should do so openly without trying to put on a brave political face, Presidential spokesperson Mr George Charamba has said.

[The Herald] Former Zanu-PF secretary for Administration Mr Didymus Mutasa is free to meet President Mugabe or rejoin Zanu-PF, but should do so openly without trying to put on a brave political face, Presidential spokesperson Mr George Charamba has said.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe