Disability Friendly Dev’t – Large On Paper, Small On Ground?

[Ethiopian Herald] Despite some improvements, most public sectors are far behind fulfilling commitments to help people with disability (PwD) enjoy physical accessibility, say Executive Board Members of Ethiopian National Association of the Physically H…

[Ethiopian Herald] Despite some improvements, most public sectors are far behind fulfilling commitments to help people with disability (PwD) enjoy physical accessibility, say Executive Board Members of Ethiopian National Association of the Physically Handicapped (ENAPH).

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Africa’s Biggest Trade Event Comes to Addis

[Ethiopian Herald] Africa’s leading and most high end exhibition and conference on cotton, textile, apparel, technology and footwear industry, wholesale, retail, boutique stores and the hospitality industry will be undertaken in Addis Ababa from Octobe…

[Ethiopian Herald] Africa's leading and most high end exhibition and conference on cotton, textile, apparel, technology and footwear industry, wholesale, retail, boutique stores and the hospitality industry will be undertaken in Addis Ababa from October 3-6, 2017.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

State Luring More Investors

[Ethiopian Herald] Amhara State Investment Commission has given investment licenses to 1,860 investors who run various projects with an aggregate capital of 36.4 billion Birr this fiscal year.

[Ethiopian Herald] Amhara State Investment Commission has given investment licenses to 1,860 investors who run various projects with an aggregate capital of 36.4 billion Birr this fiscal year.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Explosives Hurled At Ugandan Opposition MPs’ Homes

[Deutsche Welle] Ugandan opposition politicians who have spoken out against removing presidential age limits reportedly had grenades thrown at their houses. President Yoweri Museveni’s party wants to scrap the limit. Alex Gitta reports.

[Deutsche Welle] Ugandan opposition politicians who have spoken out against removing presidential age limits reportedly had grenades thrown at their houses. President Yoweri Museveni's party wants to scrap the limit. Alex Gitta reports.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Highly Contagious Plague in Madagascar Kills Dozens

[Deutsche Welle] Madagascar is struggling to contain an outbreak of plague in several cities. Over 20 people have died. Plague can be treated when diagnosed early, says WHO Madagascar country representative Charlotte Ndiaye.

[Deutsche Welle] Madagascar is struggling to contain an outbreak of plague in several cities. Over 20 people have died. Plague can be treated when diagnosed early, says WHO Madagascar country representative Charlotte Ndiaye.

source: AllAfrica News: Madagascar

Childfund Boosts Gambia Police Force

[The Point] The Child Welfare and Gender Unit of the Gambia Police Force Monday took delivery of a cheque for D60, 000 from ChildFund The Gambia, at a ceremony held at ChildFund offices in Kanifing.

[The Point] The Child Welfare and Gender Unit of the Gambia Police Force Monday took delivery of a cheque for D60, 000 from ChildFund The Gambia, at a ceremony held at ChildFund offices in Kanifing.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Regional FAs React Against Allegations

[The Point] Regional Football Associations have reacted bitterly against concerned football Stakeholders’ allegation regarding the regional football association elections.

[The Point] Regional Football Associations have reacted bitterly against concerned football Stakeholders' allegation regarding the regional football association elections.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Woman Celebrates 100th Birthday

[The Point] Ma Alice Lance (Nee Johnson) celebrated her 100 years birthday, on 1 October 2017, at a ceremony held at hotel school ground, in Kanifing South.

[The Point] Ma Alice Lance (Nee Johnson) celebrated her 100 years birthday, on 1 October 2017, at a ceremony held at hotel school ground, in Kanifing South.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia