Ashgabat 2017 – Palestinian Olympic President Wants Free Movement for Athletes

[The Point] “My priority is to have free movement for the Palestinian athletes and players, because it is the only way to build players who can achieve medals and also promote ethics and values,” said the President of Palestinian Olympic Committee at t…

[The Point] "My priority is to have free movement for the Palestinian athletes and players, because it is the only way to build players who can achieve medals and also promote ethics and values," said the President of Palestinian Olympic Committee at the ongoing 5th Asian Indoor and Martial Arts Games in Ashgabat, Turkmenistan.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Internet Society @ 25 Years – Africa Bureau Director Visits Gambia

[The Point] The director of Africa Regional Bureau for Internet Society, Dr Dawit Bekele, had arrived in The Gambia on Sunday for a two-day visit to the Internet Society Gambia Chapter.

[The Point] The director of Africa Regional Bureau for Internet Society, Dr Dawit Bekele, had arrived in The Gambia on Sunday for a two-day visit to the Internet Society Gambia Chapter.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Industrialization Is Action Not Words

[Cameroon Tribune] It will be difficult for Africa to maintain its economic growth and create jobs without embarking on industrialization. This humble view comes from Antonio Pedro, Sub-Regional Director for Central Africa of the UN Economic Commission…

[Cameroon Tribune] It will be difficult for Africa to maintain its economic growth and create jobs without embarking on industrialization. This humble view comes from Antonio Pedro, Sub-Regional Director for Central Africa of the UN Economic Commission for Africa. High commodity prices triggered by China's seemingly insatiable appetite for natural resources fueled rapid economic growth in Africa from 1990 till about 2013. Instead of using the windfall to set up or stimulate manufacturing industries, African countries have be

source: AllAfrica News: Cameroon