Wednesday, July 18, 2018

Ethiopia: Policies Being Implemented to Reverse Brain Drain to Brain Gain – Ministry

The diaspora are actively engaged in the country's (Ethiopia) development in skill, knowledge and technology transfer, as well as investment and making remittance. The Ministry...

Kenya kills three women attackers of Mombasa police station

Three women have been killed after trying to stage an attack at the main police station in the Kenyan port city of Mombasa, officials...

Ethiopian reshuffle offers concessions to protesters

Ethiopia's prime minister on Tuesday reshuffled his cabinet to create a more ethnically diverse team after an unprecedented wave of protests. Hailemariam Desalegn had...

Machar calls for an internationally brokered process to review S. Sudan peace deal

The former First Vice President and leader of SPLM-IO, Riek Machar, has called on the International Community and the African Union to launch a...

Amina loses African Union Commission chair vote to Chad’s Mahamat

Foreign Affairs CS Amina Mohamed has lost the election for African Union Commission chairperson to Chad’s Moussa Mahamat. Amina, 56, lost to Mahamat after heads...

Uganda: Sheikh Kamoga, 13 Others Choose Silence

The leader of the Tabliq Sect Sheikh Yunus Kamoga and 13 other accused persons yesterday chose the option of remaining silent as a form...

Exclusive: Armed group stopping migrant boats leaving Libya

An armed group is stopping migrant boats from setting off across the Mediterranean from a city west of Tripoli that has been a springboard...

Raila off to UK, US ahead of poll

A decision by Opposition leader Raila Odinga to fly out of the country just days to repeat presidential election has caused panic in Jubilee. Some...

AfDB Launches Youth Advisory Group to Create 25 Million Jobs

The President of the African Development Bank Group (AfDB) (www.AfDB.org), Akinwumi Adesina, has launched the Presidential Youth Advisory Group (PYAG) to provide insights and...

Somaliland: Ethiopia Acquires 19% Stake in DP World Berbera Port Government becomes strategic shareholder,...

Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 1 March 2018: Ethiopia will become a shareholder of the Port of Berbera following the signing of an agreement with DP...

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Safaricom in ‘advanced talks’ to take M-Pesa to Ethiopia

Kenya’s telco giant Safaricom is in “advanced talks” with the Ethiopian government to introduce its popular M-Pesa mobile money service to neighbouring Ethiopia, a market...

Are Somaliland, Puntland ready for war over land?

Somaliland and Puntland’s dispute over land stretching from the Gulf of Aden to the Ethiopian border risks escalating into open war. The self-declared republic of...

Somalia: Federal Government faces stiff criticism at Brussels forum

President Farmajo and EU's Foreign Affairs Chief Federica Magherini are jointly chairing Somali Partnership Forum in Brussels which entered its second and final day,...