Risk Beyond Insurer’s Appetite

[Addis Fortune] Risk appetite should not blind us without companies risk map and seated by the gear shift of the institute boards. Amount and type of risk that an organisation is willing to pursue or retain is an obvious risk appetite. A particular ris…

[Addis Fortune] Risk appetite should not blind us without companies risk map and seated by the gear shift of the institute boards. Amount and type of risk that an organisation is willing to pursue or retain is an obvious risk appetite. A particular risk, if could not be managed, can and should be transferred to an insurer. Insurers' capital strength determines the size and the type of their appetites. They can retain risks transferred to them from individuals and organisation. That is be it profitable or not and should re

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Unlike Cubans, Ethiopian Emigres Remain Too Fragmented, Scattered to Impact U.S. Politics

[Addis Fortune] On Friday morning, Blen Mesfin (name changed upon request) was early at work at Starbucks on McPherson Square, downtown Washington, D.C. One of her frequent customers, named Monica, leaned over the counter while ordering coffee and mumb…

[Addis Fortune] On Friday morning, Blen Mesfin (name changed upon request) was early at work at Starbucks on McPherson Square, downtown Washington, D.C. One of her frequent customers, named Monica, leaned over the counter while ordering coffee and mumbled a word or two in Amharic, "Simish Manew." Monica was honing her Amharic accent with the help of Blen, who has been working for 10 years in the same joint, ever since she came over here in the United States from Semen Mazegaja, in Addis Abeba.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Dar Swimmers Steal the Show At Morogoro Championships

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Up-and-coming swimmers from the Dar es Salaam Swimming Club (DSC) had a field day at the weekend after winning multiple medals at the Morogoro International School (MIS) invitational championships.

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Up-and-coming swimmers from the Dar es Salaam Swimming Club (DSC) had a field day at the weekend after winning multiple medals at the Morogoro International School (MIS) invitational championships.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Lwandamina Finally Quits Zesco United

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -George Lwandamina has resigned as head coach of Zesco United, less than 24 hours after his side lost 3-2 at home to Nkana and two weeks after the media had linked him with a coaching position at Tanzanian side Young Africans (Y…

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -George Lwandamina has resigned as head coach of Zesco United, less than 24 hours after his side lost 3-2 at home to Nkana and two weeks after the media had linked him with a coaching position at Tanzanian side Young Africans (Yanga).

source: AllAfrica News: Zambia

Govt Urged to Implement Nutrition Policy

[Daily Trust] A non governmental organisation, Civil Society Scaling-up Nutrition in Nigeria (CS-SUNN), has called on the federal and state governments to fully implement the policy on food and nutrition.

[Daily Trust] A non governmental organisation, Civil Society Scaling-up Nutrition in Nigeria (CS-SUNN), has called on the federal and state governments to fully implement the policy on food and nutrition.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria