Daily Archives: February 2, 2018

Jibu Announces Completion of $7 Million Series B Financing

Funds raised through impact investments will accelerate Jibu’s growth and drive social and financial returns

DENVER, Feb. 01, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Jibu, a social enterprise that has reinvented …

XCMG ouvre son premier centre de pièces détachées en gestion directe en Afrique, renforçant l’appui local

NAIROBI, Kenya, 1er février 2018 /PRNewswire/ — XCMG a ouvert le 6 janvier, à Nairobi (Kenya), son premier centre régional de pièces détachées (« le centre ») en gestion directe, …

AFRICAN VACCINE BANK INAUGURATED

ADDIS ABABA-- The African Union (AU) Continental Vaccine Bank, located at the Ethiopian Veterinary Health Institute in Bishoftu, about 45 kilometres from here, has been inaugurated by AU Commission Chairperson …

US to Impose Arms Restrictions Against South Sudan

The U.S. State Department announced Friday it would immediately enact restrictions on arms transfers to South Sudan.

Paul Sutphin, the State Department's senior adviser on Sudan and South Sudan, said …

EU Sanctions 2 Current, 1 Former South Sudan Officials

The European Union imposed sanctions Friday on three current and former South Sudanese officials implicated in human rights violations and obstructions of their country's peace process.

Former army Chief of …

Ethiopian Graduates African Aircraft Maintenance Technicians

Addis Ababa -Ethiopian Aviation Academy (EAA), the largest aviation academy in Africa, has graduated 14 aircraft technicians from Nigeria, Tanzania and Cote D'Ivoire.

The technicians graduated after successfully completed classroom …

Round 2 of South Sudan Peace Talks Set to Open Monday

South Sudan's warring parties are preparing for a second round of talks next week, aimed at revitalizing a 2015 peace deal between the government and rebel forces. The initiative, known …

EU Financed Job Creation Project for Potential Migrants in Addis Ababa Launched

Addis Ababa -A job creation project for potential migrants in Addis Ababa, returnees and Eritrean refugees, which aims at contributing to Stemming Irregular Migration in Northern and Central Ethiopia (SINCE), …

Successful AU Summit Attended by 49 Heads of State, over 10,000 Delegates: Ministry of Foreign Affairs

Addis Ababa -Ethiopia has successfully hosted the 30th Ordinary Session of the African Union, which was attended by more that 10,000 delegates, 49 heads of state, the UN Secretary-General, and …

AU Continental Veterinary Vaccine Bank Inaugurated

Bishoftu -The AU Continental Vaccine Bank, which is located at the Veterinary Health Institute in Bishoftu, was inaugurated by AU Chairperson Moussa Faki Mahamat yesterday.

During the occasion, the Chairperson …