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  • Nigeria: One Dead in Another Lagos Gas Explosion August 4, 2020
    [Premium Times] The Lagos State Emergency Management Agency (LASEMA) has recovered a body from a gas explosion that occurred on Monday at Alafia bus-stop, Orile Iganmu, while four other persons were injured.
  • Nigeria: Taxes Contributed N500 Billion to Revenue in June - FIRS August 4, 2020
    [Daily Trust] The Federal Inland Revenue Service (FIRS) has said tax revenues contributed at least N500bn to the N696 billion revenue that the three tiers of government shared in June 2020.
  • Nigeria: Schools Resumption - Private Schools Have Right to Charge Third Term Fees - Minister August 4, 2020
    [Premium Times] The Minister of State for Education, Chukwuemeka Nwajiuba, says private school owners are entitled to charge fees for the third term as schools start resuming for exit classes. Mr Nwajiuba said this at the media briefing of the Presidential Task Force (PTF) on the Coronavirus (COVID-19) Pandemic on Monday in Abuja.
  • Liberia: The Poverty Pandemic Two August 4, 2020
    [New Dawn] In Poverty Pandemic One, the main point made is that perennial and pervasive poverty remains the principal threat to life. This point was made in June 2020, when 15 per ent of the world's population lived in poverty while seven million corona virua cases existed globally, constituting 10 per cent of the world's […]
  • Nigeria: Dr. Adesina's Vindication At AfDB August 4, 2020
    [Daily Trust] Last week, the Independent Review Panel set up by the Bureau of Governors of the African Development Bank (AfDB) completely exonerated the president of the bank, Nigeria's Dr. Akinwumi Adesina, of any ethical wrongdoing.

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Ethiopia

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  • 'GERD's First Filling Showcases Ethiopia's Prosperity' - Addis Residents August 4, 2020
    [Ethiopian Herald] Residents of Addis Ababa said the recently-completed first phase of filling the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD) showcased the country's successful journey to prosperity through active participation of every citizen and the government.
  • Untapped Tourism Potential Still Exists in Ethiopia August 4, 2020
    [Ethiopian Herald] ADDIS ABABA - With nine World Heritage sites and commitment from the government to achieve reforms, Ethiopia still has room for growth in its tourism sector. Ethiopia has still untapped tourism potential despite current rugged outlook says JLL.
  • Acclaiming Nation's Green Legacy Campaign August 4, 2020
    [Ethiopian Herald] Starting last Ethiopian rainy season, the incumbent has introduced Green Legacy Campaign aimed at planting 20 billion trees in five years. During the first year of the campaign, the government and the public at large have made a great history having smashed world record by planting 353 million tree seedlings in a single […]
  • 'TPLF-Led Administration Cultivated Hostility, Animosity Among Ethiopian People,' Taye Bogale August 4, 2020
    [Ethiopian Herald] Today's exclusive guest is Taye Bogale, an author and history teacher. These days, Taye is at the forefront in advocating the virtues of Ethiopiawinet, unity and accountability. He passionately speaks for Ethiopian unity, fraternity, liberty, identity, dignity, nationality and authenticity.
  • Breaking Africa's Glass Ceiling August 4, 2020
    [Ethiopian Herald] Expressed in its Agenda 2063 some more than four decades from now Africa wants to be a place where its people fully enjoy all their human rights by eliminating all forms of violence and social, economic, and political discriminations against women and girls in particular. At the stated period marking an end to […]