Small Business, Big Impact

[Addis Fortune] The fruits of economic growth are not being shared widely enough. In many advanced economies, the anaemic post-2008 recovery has benefited the relatively wealthy, while scores of households have seen incomes stagnate or decline.

[Addis Fortune] The fruits of economic growth are not being shared widely enough. In many advanced economies, the anaemic post-2008 recovery has benefited the relatively wealthy, while scores of households have seen incomes stagnate or decline.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Igbo Unjustly Imprisoned in Foreign Countries – Okorocha

[Vanguard] Owerri -Governor Rochas Okorocha of Imo state, yesterday, asked for the particulars of Igbo indigenes in foreign prisons saying “some of them being unjustly imprisoned could not also be ruled out.”

[Vanguard] Owerri -Governor Rochas Okorocha of Imo state, yesterday, asked for the particulars of Igbo indigenes in foreign prisons saying "some of them being unjustly imprisoned could not also be ruled out."

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

KU Hands Over Athletes Village as Event Nears

[Nation] Kenyatta University on Tuesday handed over the Athletes’ Village to the government and the Local Organising Committee (LOC) ahead of the World Under-18 Championships starting Wednesday next week at Kasarani.

[Nation] Kenyatta University on Tuesday handed over the Athletes' Village to the government and the Local Organising Committee (LOC) ahead of the World Under-18 Championships starting Wednesday next week at Kasarani.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

KPL, Bamba Sports Sign Broadcast Deal

[Nation] The Kenyan Premier League on Tuesday unveiled a Sh100 million broadcast partnership with free-to-air channel Bamba Sports in a deal that is set run for the next six months.

[Nation] The Kenyan Premier League on Tuesday unveiled a Sh100 million broadcast partnership with free-to-air channel Bamba Sports in a deal that is set run for the next six months.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Speaker Questions Deployment of Military in ‘Over 28 States’

[Premium Times] The Speaker of the House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara, has described as “worrisome”, the deployment of Nigerian soldiers to more than 28 states of the federation in peace time, saying Nigeria is effectively in a permanent state of …

[Premium Times] The Speaker of the House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara, has described as "worrisome", the deployment of Nigerian soldiers to more than 28 states of the federation in peace time, saying Nigeria is effectively in a permanent state of emergency.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Igbo Leaders Meet, Back a United Nigeria, Restructuring

[This Day] Igbo leaders from the South-east zone, including its governors, National Assembly members and leadership of Ohanaeze Ndigbo, rose from a closed-door meeting early yesterday in Enugu, restating the zone’s commitment to a united Nigeria.

[This Day] Igbo leaders from the South-east zone, including its governors, National Assembly members and leadership of Ohanaeze Ndigbo, rose from a closed-door meeting early yesterday in Enugu, restating the zone's commitment to a united Nigeria.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Country Making Big Money From Cement Exports

[Addis Fortune] Ethiopia has earned 14.16 million dollars from cement exports to neighbouring countries Kenya, Somalia and Djibouti in the past 11 months, according to the Chemical & Construction Inputs Industry Development Institute (CCIIDI).

[Addis Fortune] Ethiopia has earned 14.16 million dollars from cement exports to neighbouring countries Kenya, Somalia and Djibouti in the past 11 months, according to the Chemical & Construction Inputs Industry Development Institute (CCIIDI).

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

South East Leaders Reiterate Commitment to United Nigeria

[Vanguard] South East leaders have reiterated their commitment to a united Nigeria where peace, fairness and equality of opportunities are paramount to citizens irrespective of ethnicity or political affiliation.

[Vanguard] South East leaders have reiterated their commitment to a united Nigeria where peace, fairness and equality of opportunities are paramount to citizens irrespective of ethnicity or political affiliation.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria