Officials Award Street Vendors Designated Marketplace

[Addis Fortune] The Trade Bureau of Addis Abeba has begun allowing street vendors to trade in designated areas of the city. This comes following the issuance of a directive by the Bureau to formalise their trading.

[Addis Fortune] The Trade Bureau of Addis Abeba has begun allowing street vendors to trade in designated areas of the city. This comes following the issuance of a directive by the Bureau to formalise their trading.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Understand Thy Neighbour

[Addis Fortune] I have little interest in politics for I am a social worker. I try to have the best interest of the community in mind under any setting of government. Social workers should not have affiliations with any political party, but support any…

[Addis Fortune] I have little interest in politics for I am a social worker. I try to have the best interest of the community in mind under any setting of government. Social workers should not have affiliations with any political party, but support any policy and ideology that upholds the rights of minorities.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Opposition Leader Chamisa Unveils Online Rallies Ahead of Polls

[New Zimbabwe] MDC Alliance presidential candidate Nelson Chamisa will, beginning this week, start holding “online rallies” as part of the movement’s strategy to stay in touch with its supporters ahead of a make-or-break election a few months from now.

[New Zimbabwe] MDC Alliance presidential candidate Nelson Chamisa will, beginning this week, start holding "online rallies" as part of the movement's strategy to stay in touch with its supporters ahead of a make-or-break election a few months from now.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Teacher Missing After Sex Abuse With Schoolgirl Allegations

[Nyasa Times] A primary school teacher in Chikhwawa is missing after an allegation that he slept the whole night with a Standards six learner, an allegation that has irked the girl’s parents and some NGOs.

[Nyasa Times] A primary school teacher in Chikhwawa is missing after an allegation that he slept the whole night with a Standards six learner, an allegation that has irked the girl's parents and some NGOs.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

National Bank Approves New Dashen Board

[Addis Fortune] Neway Beyene, a general manager of Afcor Plc, IBM’s Business Partner in Ethiopia, replaced Teka Asfaw, personal attorney of Ethio Saudi Tycoon, Mohammed Hussein Ali Al-‘Amoudi as a board chairperson of Dashen Bank.

[Addis Fortune] Neway Beyene, a general manager of Afcor Plc, IBM's Business Partner in Ethiopia, replaced Teka Asfaw, personal attorney of Ethio Saudi Tycoon, Mohammed Hussein Ali Al-'Amoudi as a board chairperson of Dashen Bank.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia