Addis Planning Resilient Strategy

[Ethiopian Herald] I recently heard an exciting news that Addis Ababa has become part of the Hundred Resilient Cities (100RC), an initiative that would help cities all over the world face up to various socio-economic problems that are growing part of the 21st century. The news reminded me of the other successes Addis has come to achieve in recent years, but this one is the ‘Crème de la Crème’ and a basis for future success.

[Ethiopian Herald] I recently heard an exciting news that Addis Ababa has become part of the Hundred Resilient Cities (100RC), an initiative that would help cities all over the world face up to various socio-economic problems that are growing part of the 21st century. The news reminded me of the other successes Addis has come to achieve in recent years, but this one is the 'Crème de la Crème' and a basis for future success.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

My Status as Incoming President is Unquestionable – Adama Barrow

[Gambia Voice] After the West African regional bloc ECOWAS heads of States summit conveyed in Nigerian capital Abuja and subsequent statement on the political crisis in The Gambia, the President-Elect Adama Barrow has issued a statement calling on the …

[Gambia Voice] After the West African regional bloc ECOWAS heads of States summit conveyed in Nigerian capital Abuja and subsequent statement on the political crisis in The Gambia, the President-Elect Adama Barrow has issued a statement calling on the outgoing President Yahya Jammeh to peacefully hands over power in the interest of national reconciliation.President-Elect Barrow also used the opportunity to remind the nation of the legitimacy of his presidency, which is endorsed both nationally and internationally. He als

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Teshome G. Mariam Passes Away At 86

[Addis Fortune] Teshome Gebremariam Bokan, a prominent corporate lawyer, has passed away on Friday, December 16, 2016, at the age of 86. He passed away on his birthday while away on a business trip to Namibia, according to people close to his family.

[Addis Fortune] Teshome Gebremariam Bokan, a prominent corporate lawyer, has passed away on Friday, December 16, 2016, at the age of 86. He passed away on his birthday while away on a business trip to Namibia, according to people close to his family.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Nation Won’t Be Middle Income – Report

[Addis Fortune] A week after the World Bank described Ethiopia as one of the fastest growing economies, the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD) predicted the country will not become a middle income nation by 2025. In a report ti…

[Addis Fortune] A week after the World Bank described Ethiopia as one of the fastest growing economies, the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD) predicted the country will not become a middle income nation by 2025. In a report titled, "The Least Developed Countries Report 2016," it listed 13 developing nations expected to reach a middle income nation. Ethiopia was not one of them.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Singapore Ruby Auction Raises $30 Million

[AIM] London -The London-based company Gemfields on Monday announced that an auction in Singapore of rough rubies from its mine in the northern Mozambican district of Montepuez has raised 30.4 million US dollars.

[AIM] London -The London-based company Gemfields on Monday announced that an auction in Singapore of rough rubies from its mine in the northern Mozambican district of Montepuez has raised 30.4 million US dollars.

source: AllAfrica News: Mozambique

PM Sharmake Meets Somaliland Opposition to Boost Campaign

[Dalsan Radio] Somalia Prime Minister Omar Sharmake held a closed door meeting with Somaliland MPs in Nairobi Kenya to woo them in to backing his presidential ambitions, Radio Dalsan has learnt.

[Dalsan Radio] Somalia Prime Minister Omar Sharmake held a closed door meeting with Somaliland MPs in Nairobi Kenya to woo them in to backing his presidential ambitions, Radio Dalsan has learnt.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

Somali Celebrates 73rd Police Anniversary

[Dalsan Radio] The countdown begins in the early hours of Tuesday as hundreds of soldiers in brightly coloured uniform queued and immediately started marching at a police academy to mark their inaugural flag-blessing day: police day.

[Dalsan Radio] The countdown begins in the early hours of Tuesday as hundreds of soldiers in brightly coloured uniform queued and immediately started marching at a police academy to mark their inaugural flag-blessing day: police day.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia