Regional Workshop Stresses Importance of Geospatial Information in Combating Wildlife Trafficking

[ENA] The availability of up-to-date, accurate and authoritative geographically referenced geospatial information is essential to combat illegal wildlife trafficking.

[ENA] The availability of up-to-date, accurate and authoritative geographically referenced geospatial information is essential to combat illegal wildlife trafficking.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Unilever Tea to Buy Power From 600kw Solar Plant in Kericho

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Unilever Tea and Cross-Boundary Energy have signed a solar services agreement for the installation and operation of a 600-kilowatt power plant at the company’s Kericho tea plantation.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Unilever Tea and Cross-Boundary Energy have signed a solar services agreement for the installation and operation of a 600-kilowatt power plant at the company's Kericho tea plantation.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Ethiopia Arrests At Least Five Journalists During State of Emergency

[CPJ] Nairobi -The Committee to Protect Journalists today called on Ethiopian authorities to release five journalists. Security forces yesterday arrested Eskinder Nega, Temesghen Desalegn, Zone 9 bloggers Befekadu Hailu and Mahlet Fantahun, and Zelalem…

[CPJ] Nairobi -The Committee to Protect Journalists today called on Ethiopian authorities to release five journalists. Security forces yesterday arrested Eskinder Nega, Temesghen Desalegn, Zone 9 bloggers Befekadu Hailu and Mahlet Fantahun, and Zelalem Workagegnehu, who were gathered at Temesghen's house in Addis Ababa, according to reports and a statement by the Swiss-based Association for Human Rights in Ethiopia. All five have previously been imprisoned for their journalism, according to CPJ research.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Good Governance Vital for Peace, Development

[Ethiopian Herald] Good governance is a major issue for any country and government. It is inextricably interwoven with peace, democracy and development. That is why the Ethiopian government has been demonstrating relentless effort to ensure good govern…

[Ethiopian Herald] Good governance is a major issue for any country and government. It is inextricably interwoven with peace, democracy and development. That is why the Ethiopian government has been demonstrating relentless effort to ensure good governance.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Chinese Firms Pinned Over Tax Evasion

[Daily News] AUTHORITIES in Dodoma have retained facilities of a Chinese state-owned firm, China Communications Construction Company Limited (CCCC) over alleged non-payment of millions of shillings in tax.

[Daily News] AUTHORITIES in Dodoma have retained facilities of a Chinese state-owned firm, China Communications Construction Company Limited (CCCC) over alleged non-payment of millions of shillings in tax.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Lawyers Storm Out of Lagos Land Use Charge Public Hearing

[Premium Times] There is confusion at the Lagos State House of Assembly as lawyers are currently demanding the postponement of the public hearing on proposed amendment to the Land Use Charge.

[Premium Times] There is confusion at the Lagos State House of Assembly as lawyers are currently demanding the postponement of the public hearing on proposed amendment to the Land Use Charge.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Stakeholders Meet, Deliberate On Inclusive Education

[Daily News] INCLUSIVE education to fully develop the potential of every individual should be implemented through improved schools infrastructure for people with disabilities (PWD) to study.

[Daily News] INCLUSIVE education to fully develop the potential of every individual should be implemented through improved schools infrastructure for people with disabilities (PWD) to study.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Cambridge Analytica – South Africa’s Big Three Need to Take Notes

[Daily Maverick] It is an oversimplification, but essentially to win an election you need two arrows. Hope and Fear. And you have to fire those arrows daily and accurately, and you have to choose the right target.

[Daily Maverick] It is an oversimplification, but essentially to win an election you need two arrows. Hope and Fear. And you have to fire those arrows daily and accurately, and you have to choose the right target.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

CAF Champions League – As Wolayita Dicha Face Young Africans, St. George Meet Cara Brazzaville

[Ethiopian Herald] The Ethiopian CAF Confederation Cup representatives Wolayita Dicha will face Tanzanian Young Africans side while the Ethiopian CAF Champions League representatives Saint George will take on Cara Brazzaville of Congo in the Confederat…

[Ethiopian Herald] The Ethiopian CAF Confederation Cup representatives Wolayita Dicha will face Tanzanian Young Africans side while the Ethiopian CAF Champions League representatives Saint George will take on Cara Brazzaville of Congo in the Confederation Cup play-offs.

source: AllAfrica News: Congo-Brazzaville