Innovation Driven Startups

[This Day] In order to meet the demand for competent and professional software engineers, Aboluwarin David and Mofesola Banjo co-founded DevCrib. In this report, Ugo Aliogo, examines the technology startups

[This Day] In order to meet the demand for competent and professional software engineers, Aboluwarin David and Mofesola Banjo co-founded DevCrib. In this report, Ugo Aliogo, examines the technology startups

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

SAMWU Reaction to the Budget Speech

[COSATU] The South African Municipal Workers’ Union (SAMWU) notes the Minister of Finance’s maiden Budget Speech as delivered on the 21st February 2018. This Budget has not met our expectation, we in fact do not believe that this is a pro poor budget a…

[COSATU] The South African Municipal Workers' Union (SAMWU) notes the Minister of Finance's maiden Budget Speech as delivered on the 21st February 2018. This Budget has not met our expectation, we in fact do not believe that this is a pro poor budget as we had hoped for.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

All Items for IDPs Including Rice, Shoes, Others Were Judiciously Distributed – Obaseki’s Aide

[This Day] The Edo State Government says all the bags of rice and other items like shoes, apart from the ones that were damaged in storage before they were allocated, were distributed to the Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) and other orphanage homes…

[This Day] The Edo State Government says all the bags of rice and other items like shoes, apart from the ones that were damaged in storage before they were allocated, were distributed to the Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) and other orphanage homes within the state.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Edo Govt Mulls Jail Term for Perpetrators of Violence Against Children

[This Day] To halt the incidence of violence against children in the state, the Edo State Government is set to launch a policy document that stipulates jail terms for perpetrators of any form of violence against children.

[This Day] To halt the incidence of violence against children in the state, the Edo State Government is set to launch a policy document that stipulates jail terms for perpetrators of any form of violence against children.

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Keep Shaping Minds, Producing Entrepreneurs

[Ethiopian Herald] It was as crowded as usual. Three prominent speakers were assigned in their respective seats at the front. The one smiling at the left was Haile Gebresillasie, better expressed by the organizers as a ‘champion of choices.’ Fitsum Are…

[Ethiopian Herald] It was as crowded as usual. Three prominent speakers were assigned in their respective seats at the front. The one smiling at the left was Haile Gebresillasie, better expressed by the organizers as a 'champion of choices.' Fitsum Arega, Ethiopian Investment Commission Commissioner, sat next to Haile with 'Challenge Presenter' title which sounded strange to me. The third happy looking person was Tewodros Tadesse, shortly introduced as Founder and Chief Executive Officer of xHub-Addis among his different exp

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Encouraging Democratic Ways to Entertain Grievances

[Ethiopian Herald] Last month has seen renewed violence and protests in some areas of Oromia and Amhara States whose ramification led to the reinstatement of a six month long State of Emergency (SoE). While there are very serious and legitimate demands…

[Ethiopian Herald] Last month has seen renewed violence and protests in some areas of Oromia and Amhara States whose ramification led to the reinstatement of a six month long State of Emergency (SoE). While there are very serious and legitimate demands, the question however is about making concerns and voices heard peacefully.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Constructive Dialogue is the Best Way Forward

[Ethiopian Herald] Since recent times, Ethiopia’s progress in various social, economic and political spheres has created a demanding society that pursues additional development and quality good governance. As the demands are complicated, there is a nee…

[Ethiopian Herald] Since recent times, Ethiopia's progress in various social, economic and political spheres has created a demanding society that pursues additional development and quality good governance. As the demands are complicated, there is a need for complex and multifaceted mechanism to respond to them.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Political Cacophony and the Realpoltik of Ethiopia’s State of Emergency

[Ethiopian Herald] In a popular parlance and legal technical perspectives, a state of emergency emanates from a governmental declaration made in response to an extraordinary situation posing a fundamental threat to a country.

[Ethiopian Herald] In a popular parlance and legal technical perspectives, a state of emergency emanates from a governmental declaration made in response to an extraordinary situation posing a fundamental threat to a country.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia