Abdi Iley Apologises to the People of Ethiopia’s Somali Region Over Rights Abuses

[Dalsan Radio] The Governor of Ethiopi’as Somali region Abdi Iley on Thursday apologised over human rights abuses following a daunting report by the Human Rights Watch.

[Dalsan Radio] The Governor of Ethiopi'as Somali region Abdi Iley on Thursday apologised over human rights abuses following a daunting report by the Human Rights Watch.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

Malawi Experiencing Rapid Population Growth – Muluzi

[Malawi News Agency] Lilongwe -Minister of Health and Population Atupele Muluzi has said the country has experienced rapid population growth in the recent years. He made the remarks on Thursday at Crossroads Hotel during a Media engagement on family pl…

[Malawi News Agency] Lilongwe -Minister of Health and Population Atupele Muluzi has said the country has experienced rapid population growth in the recent years. He made the remarks on Thursday at Crossroads Hotel during a Media engagement on family planning as a human right in Lilongwe.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

CBN Chief Calls for Speedy Passage of Factoring Bill

[This Day] Abuja -The Deputy Governor, Economic Policy, Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), Dr. Joseph Okwu Nnanna, has called on the National Assembly to expedite action on the passage of the Factoring Bill currently before the parliament.

[This Day] Abuja -The Deputy Governor, Economic Policy, Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), Dr. Joseph Okwu Nnanna, has called on the National Assembly to expedite action on the passage of the Factoring Bill currently before the parliament.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Association Welcomes Diaspora Trust Fund, Pledges Support

[Ethiopian Herald] ADDIS ABABA-The Ethiopian Diaspora Association said it has warmly welcomed the Diaspora Trust Fund proposed by Prime Minister Dr. Abiy Ahmed on his appearance to the House of People’s Representatives last week.

[Ethiopian Herald] ADDIS ABABA-The Ethiopian Diaspora Association said it has warmly welcomed the Diaspora Trust Fund proposed by Prime Minister Dr. Abiy Ahmed on his appearance to the House of People's Representatives last week.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Representing Unrepresented Intellectuals

[Ethiopian Herald] Beset by fear of possible animosity from the government, manacled by self-inflicted fear and capacity limitations and disfavored by many government -affiliated institutions, the majority members of the intellectual community have bee…

[Ethiopian Herald] Beset by fear of possible animosity from the government, manacled by self-inflicted fear and capacity limitations and disfavored by many government -affiliated institutions, the majority members of the intellectual community have been sidelined from the mainstream media, comments scholars.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Secluded Intelligentsia

[Ethiopian Herald] More than any other section of a community, the intelligentsia is responsible in casting beam of light on the socio-economic and political path of a country. Its multifaceted roles are not only limited to throwing insights on existin…

[Ethiopian Herald] More than any other section of a community, the intelligentsia is responsible in casting beam of light on the socio-economic and political path of a country. Its multifaceted roles are not only limited to throwing insights on existing situations or in challenging status-quo but it has also unmatched purposes of creating innovative ways that take people out of the abyss of confusion.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Deputy Minister Andries Nel Engages South African Council for Planners (Sacplan)

[Govt of SA] The Deputy Minister of Cooperative Governance an Traditional Affairs (CoGTA) Andries Nel met with the Chairperson, Khetha Zulu and Chief Executive Officer, Mr Martin Lewis, of South African Council for Planners and other stakeholders as pa…

[Govt of SA] The Deputy Minister of Cooperative Governance an Traditional Affairs (CoGTA) Andries Nel met with the Chairperson, Khetha Zulu and Chief Executive Officer, Mr Martin Lewis, of South African Council for Planners and other stakeholders as part of the process to engage on the implementation and the realisation of the ideals of the Integrated Urban Development Framework (IUDF). The meeting looked at how the IUDF can be better integrated into the curricula of institutions of higher learning.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa