Aviation’s Davids Must Get Their Due

[Addis Fortune] The almost two-decade-long Yamoussoukro decision has realised, and the African skies have been liberalised, at least between the 23 countries that are on board with the Single African Air Transport Market (SAATM).

[Addis Fortune] The almost two-decade-long Yamoussoukro decision has realised, and the African skies have been liberalised, at least between the 23 countries that are on board with the Single African Air Transport Market (SAATM).

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

The OPDO is Becoming a Force for Reform in the Revolutionary Democratic Camp, Claims Gossip…

[Addis Fortune] For a change, a component body of the ruling EPRDF concluded its top leadership meeting last week, issuing a communiqué whose content shows a significant departure from tradition, gossip noted. If judged only by the letters in the statement, the OPDO is becoming a force for reform in the Revolutionary Democratic camp, claims gossip.

[Addis Fortune] For a change, a component body of the ruling EPRDF concluded its top leadership meeting last week, issuing a communiqué whose content shows a significant departure from tradition, gossip noted. If judged only by the letters in the statement, the OPDO is becoming a force for reform in the Revolutionary Democratic camp, claims gossip.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Africa Ups Fight Against Fake Drugs

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -African countries have resolved to formulate comprehensive and results-oriented strategies to check circulation and consumption of sub-standard and fake medicines.

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -African countries have resolved to formulate comprehensive and results-oriented strategies to check circulation and consumption of sub-standard and fake medicines.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

“Let’s not forget the whole Kaya episode – this could have led to a similar situation”

[L’Express] Following the public outrage over the photo of David Gaiqui tied naked to a chair in police custody, which was posted on social media last week by his lawyer, Weekly asks Antoine Domingue, former chairman of the Bar Council, on what the law…

[L'Express] Following the public outrage over the photo of David Gaiqui tied naked to a chair in police custody, which was posted on social media last week by his lawyer, Weekly asks Antoine Domingue, former chairman of the Bar Council, on what the law allows and doesn't allow when the police interrogate a suspect.

source: AllAfrica News: Mauritius

St. George Advance to Next Round With Win Over Wau Salaam On Forfeiture

[Ethiopian Herald] Saint George earned a 3-0 forfeiture over the South Sudanese side Wau Salaam in the first leg of the CAF Champions League preliminary round set to take place at the Addis Ababa stadium on Sunday.

[Ethiopian Herald] Saint George earned a 3-0 forfeiture over the South Sudanese side Wau Salaam in the first leg of the CAF Champions League preliminary round set to take place at the Addis Ababa stadium on Sunday.

source: AllAfrica News: South Sudan

Is the Tension Real or Existent Only in the Media?

[Ethiopian Herald] Egypt’s presidential elections will be held between 26 and 28 March 2018. The incumbent President Abdel Fattah Al-Sisi would run for a second term. The other candidate is Moussa Mostafa Moussa, chairman of Ghad Party. Moussa is said …

[Ethiopian Herald] Egypt's presidential elections will be held between 26 and 28 March 2018. The incumbent President Abdel Fattah Al-Sisi would run for a second term. The other candidate is Moussa Mostafa Moussa, chairman of Ghad Party. Moussa is said to have been a pro-Sisi politician who had actually been playing an active role in gathering nomination pledges for President Sisi himself. He declared his own intention only a day before the deadline of the national elections commission.

source: AllAfrica News: Egypt

Nairobi’s Car Wash Operators Feel Pinch of Drought

[Nairobi News] Drought-related water shortages in Nairobi has seen some of the city’s commercial car wash operators squeezed between a rock and a hard place — extra costs for water, and a decrease in the number of clients.

[Nairobi News] Drought-related water shortages in Nairobi has seen some of the city's commercial car wash operators squeezed between a rock and a hard place -- extra costs for water, and a decrease in the number of clients.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya