Getting Used to President Trump

[Addis Fortune] The tone for the day was set early on; a bright, mildly warm and sunny morning with a breathy touch of the fall air. A group of non-American journalists were on their way to report on the most heated and rigorously fought presidential e…

[Addis Fortune] The tone for the day was set early on; a bright, mildly warm and sunny morning with a breathy touch of the fall air. A group of non-American journalists were on their way to report on the most heated and rigorously fought presidential election many Americans came to hate. On Tuesday, November 8, 2016, these journalists were told to wear their badges visible all the time; Mark Zimmer, media relations officer for Foreign Press Centre, under the State Department, cautioned them from entering 30 meters into po

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Metal and Engineering Industry Underperforms

[Addis Fortune] In the current fiscal year, the metal and engineering industry has underperformed both in terms of production and revenue generation. A report presented at the premises of the Institute of Metal Development Industry illustrated that the…

[Addis Fortune] In the current fiscal year, the metal and engineering industry has underperformed both in terms of production and revenue generation. A report presented at the premises of the Institute of Metal Development Industry illustrated that the quarterly performance shows a decline compared to expected targets.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Pay Strives to Uplift Deprived Youth

[Namibia Economist] Namibia has made great strides in achieving education for all and has set national development priorities that impact on the education sector through a number of policies and legislations, in particular the Education Act, Act 16 of …

[Namibia Economist] Namibia has made great strides in achieving education for all and has set national development priorities that impact on the education sector through a number of policies and legislations, in particular the Education Act, Act 16 of 2001, National Development Plan (NDP4) and Vision 2030 said Dr. Peter Katjavivi, Speaker of the National Assembly who is also the Chairperson of PAY Board of Directors "The fact that young people who were largely perceived as underachievers even within their own communities are

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Minister Michael Masutha Meets Leadership of National Prosecuting Authority

[SA Govt] The Minister of Justice and Correctional Services, Adv. Michael Masutha today met with the leadership of the National Prosecuting Authority (NPA) including the National Director of Public Prosecutions (NDPP), the Deputy National Directors of …

[SA Govt] The Minister of Justice and Correctional Services, Adv. Michael Masutha today met with the leadership of the National Prosecuting Authority (NPA) including the National Director of Public Prosecutions (NDPP), the Deputy National Directors of Public Prosecutions and the Regional Directors of Public Prosecutions.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

President Warns Against Illegal Land Allocation

[Times of Zambia] PRESIDENT Edgar Lungu has warned against illegal land allocation, saying that there will be no ‘sacred cows’ when enforcing the law on those found wanting soon after he receives a full report from the investigative wings.

[Times of Zambia] PRESIDENT Edgar Lungu has warned against illegal land allocation, saying that there will be no 'sacred cows' when enforcing the law on those found wanting soon after he receives a full report from the investigative wings.

source: AllAfrica News: Zambia

Elections Body Moves Gear Up to Plug Electoral Flaws

[The Herald] Tendai Mugabe -The Zimbabwe Electoral Commission (ZEC) has moved a gear up towards plugging electoral flaws such as double voting by embarking on a national mapping exercise that is ending on November 30.ZEC chairperson Justice Rita Makara…

[The Herald] Tendai Mugabe -The Zimbabwe Electoral Commission (ZEC) has moved a gear up towards plugging electoral flaws such as double voting by embarking on a national mapping exercise that is ending on November 30.ZEC chairperson Justice Rita Makarau yesterday confirmed that the process was already underway.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Rapist Sentenced At Kenhardt

[SAPS] Kakamas -On 2016/11/09 the accused in this case, Piet Ntonga, also known as “Tatoe” (44) was sentenced to 10 years imprisonment by the Regional Court at Upington after he was found guilty of raping a 16-year-old girl.

[SAPS] Kakamas -On 2016/11/09 the accused in this case, Piet Ntonga, also known as "Tatoe" (44) was sentenced to 10 years imprisonment by the Regional Court at Upington after he was found guilty of raping a 16-year-old girl.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa