East Africa

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  • Nigeria: Navy Arrests 8 Suspects With 112 Drums of Petrol December 9, 2019
    [Daily Trust] Uyo -The Nigerian Navy, Forward Operating Base (FOB), Ibaka, Mbo local government area in Akwa Ibom State, has arrested 8 suspects with 112 drums of Premium Motor Spirit (PMS).
  • Ghana: GCB Bank Introduces G-Money Platform December 9, 2019
    [Ghanaian Times] Efforts to drive financial inclusion through digital financial services has received a boost with the granting of GCB Bank approval to issue electronic money.
  • Ghana: Pokuase Residents Get Free Health screening On Farmers' Day December 9, 2019
    [Ghanaian Times] The International Central Gospel Church, Gateway Sanctuary, has organised a free health screening and blood donation for residents of Pokuase and its environs.
  • Ghana: Gyan Targets AFCON 2021 December 9, 2019
    [Ghanaian Times] Former Ghana captain Asamoah Gyan says he is not retiring from the Black Stars anytime soon, insisting he wants to play for his country at the 2021 Africa Cup of Nations in Cameroon.
  • Ghana: Ghana C'nity Radio Network Appeals to Govt for Support December 9, 2019
    [Ghanaian Times] The Ghana Community Radio Network (GCRN) has appealed to government for subvention to enable them carry out their mandate of disseminating, entertaining and informing the grassroots on policies and programmes of government.

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Centeral Africa

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  • Africa: How Climate Change Disproportionately Impacts Those With Disabilities December 9, 2019
    [UNEP] From powerful cyclones to extreme droughts, human-induced extreme weather events have become a daily fixture of life today. As stated in the recently published Emission Gap Report, in the 10 years of producing the report, the gap between what we should be doing to reduce the impacts of climate change and what we actually […]
  • Africa: Why All Children Must Learn Code December 9, 2019
    [The Conversation Africa] Across the world, the conversion of information into a digital format - also called "digitalisation" - has increased productivity in the public and private sectors. As a result, virtually every country in the world is working towards a digital economy.
  • Mozambique: Corruption Holds Back Investment December 9, 2019
    [AIM] Maputo -The chairperson of the Business Council (CEP) in the central Mozambican province of Zambezia, Chaupal Naparia, on Monday warned that corruption is holding back investment.
  • Mozambique: Son of Beira Businessman Kidnapped December 9, 2019
    [AIM] Maputo -An armed gang of seven men on Friday night kidnapped Bilal Chacha, the 39 year old son of businessman Anifo Chacha, in the central Mozambican city of Beira, according to a report in Monday's issue of the Maputo daily "Noticias".
  • Mozambique: National Social Security Institute Chair to Face Trial December 9, 2019
    [AIM] Maputo -The chairperson of Mozambique's National Social Security Institute (INSS), Francisco Mazoio, goes on trial later this week, according to a report in Monday's issue of the Maputo daily "Noticias".

Ethiopia

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  • Special Edition - Beyond Education: Helping Girls Believe in Themselves December 9, 2019
    [Addis Standard] Netsanet Alemayehu and Rediate Tibebu, both fifteen, are student trainees; and Abebech Yetebarek, one the female teachers, is a trainer. There is one common thing that brought the three together: making alternative sanitary pads. All three of them share their own distinct experiences of being part of a project that is bringing fundamental […]
  • Ethiopia and Alibaba Group Sign Agreements to Establish EWTP Ethiopia Hub December 9, 2019
    [The Exchange] The Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed and Alibaba Group founder Jack Ma witnessed the signing of three Memoranda of Understanding (MoU) between the Ethiopian Government and Alibaba establishing an eWTP Hub in Ethiopia.
  • Confronting an 'Epidemic' December 9, 2019
    [Addis Fortune] Deputy Prime Minister Demeke Mekonnen and Minister of Transport Dagmawit Moges attended the closing ceremony for the road safety month organised by her Ministry on Saturday, December 7, 2019, at the meeting halls of the UNECA. Demeke handed out medals of recognition for veteran drivers who were selected by the Ministry for having […]
  • Von Der Leyen in Ethiopia Calls for EU 'Unity' With Africa December 9, 2019
    [Deutsche Welle] The European Commission president has said closer cooperation with Africa is a primary goal of EU foreign policy. Major issues like security and migration require common answers from leaders on both continents.
  • United Nations Special Rapporteur On the Right to Freedom of Opinion and Expression December 9, 2019
    [OHCHR] Visit to Ethiopia, 2-9 December 2019