East Africa

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  • Ethiopia: The Government Themselves Don't Have a Clear Picture' - EU Envoy on Tigray Conflict February 24, 2021
    [allAfrica] Finland's foreign minister Pekka Haavisto has warned of a "new refugee drama" in the EU after visiting the Um Rakuba refugee camp in Sudan, near the Ethiopian border. Hundreds of people displaced by the Tigray region conflict are fleeing to Sudan. Haavisto was not able to go to Tigray during his visit to Ethiopia.
  • Kenya: Peponi Road to Be Closed for Three Months February 24, 2021
    [Nairobi News] The Kenya Urban Roads Authority (KURA) has urged motorists using Peponi road to use an alternative route as a section will be closed for three months due to ongoing road works.
  • Kenya: Kenyan Firms Get 12 Years to Shape Up Under UK Deal February 24, 2021
    [Nation] Kenyan manufacturers will get 12 years to grow their capacities to match their UK counterparts once parliaments of the two countries ratify their Economic Partnership Agreement (EPA), the Ministry of Trade has said.
  • Kenya: Mike Sonko Graft Case to Proceed, High Court Rules February 24, 2021
    [Nation] The Sh357 million corruption case facing former Nairobi governor Mike Mbuvi Sonko will proceed as scheduled after the High Court declined his request to have it postponed.
  • Kenya: Why David Maraga Was Least Qualified for Chief Justice Job February 24, 2021
    [Nation] In a country that celebrates mediocrity and settling for the second fiddle is the norm when it comes to employing heads of key institutions, Justice David Maraga was in good company when he was tapped by the Judicial Service Commission (JSC) to be Kenya's 14th Chief Justice since independence and the second under the […]

West Africa

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South Africa

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  • Budget 2021 - a Mammoth Task February 24, 2021
    [SAnews.gov.za] When Finance Minister Tito Mboweni steps up to the podium to deliver his Budget Speech in Parliament this afternoon, he will be faced with a mammoth task.
  • SA Urges Countries to Work Together to Fight Covid-19 February 24, 2021
    [SAnews.gov.za] President Cyril Ramaphosa says in order to fight COVID-19, there is a need for all the countries to pool their resources together to overcome the pandemic.
  • SA Records 263 New Covid-19 Deaths February 24, 2021
    [SAnews.gov.za] South Africa has reported another 263 Coronavirus deaths and 999 new cases as the vaccination of healthcare workers topped 32 000 on Monday.
  • Condolences for Prof Ndulu February 24, 2021
    [SAnews.gov.za] President Cyril Ramaphosa has expressed sadness at the passing of esteemed Tanzanian economist Professor Benno Ndulu.
  • South Africans Are Revolting Against Inept Local Government. Why It Matters February 24, 2021
    [The Conversation Africa] A sea change is under way at local government level in South Africa, one which all political parties had better watch out for. Citizens' groups are taking control of municipal functions, some with the support of courts, and are delivering services where this sphere is collapsing.

North Africa

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Centeral Africa

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Ethiopia

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  • Habeshaview to Provide Five TV Channels From Mimyuni's Portfolio in Ethiopia February 24, 2021
    [NexTVAfrica] The international TV channel broadcaster Mimyuni Media Entertainment has concluded a new agreement with Habeshaview in Ethiopia Habeshaview has been working with Mimyuni's products very successfully so far. A year ago, they launched the children's music channel Lolly Kids TV for their younger audience. That made them part of the global social project Lolly […]
  • COP26 President's Views On Ethiopia, Gabon Climate Adaptation Action February 24, 2021
    [Ethiopian Herald] Action on adaptation is of paramount to foster climate change resilience. As the COP26 Climate Conference President Designate has recently highlighted in his first foreign visit since his full time appointment, action on adaptation is essential to avert climate loss and damage.
  • Chief Staff in State Visit to UAE February 23, 2021
    [Ethiopian Herald] Chief of Staff of the Ethiopian National Defense Force (ENDF) General Birhanu Jula handed over Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed (Ph.D) message to Abu Dhabi Crown Prince and Deputy Supreme Commander of the United Arab Emirates (UAE), Armed Forces Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed Al-Nahyan over the weekend.
  • EDA Expects Diasporas to Improve Poor Standard Schools February 23, 2021
    [Ethiopian Herald] The Ethiopian Diaspora Agency (EDA) announced that it has designed projects to mobilize the diaspora contribution in renovating, reconstructing poor-standard and traditional schools in rural areas of the country.
  • Parties Express Satisfaction With Election Campaign Launch February 23, 2021
    [Ethiopian Herald] ADDIS ABABA - Political parties have officially launched election campaigns in various parts of the country as of Last Saturday and expressed satisfaction with the way the 6th general elections' campaign is going, party leaders disclosed.