Daily Archives: November 5, 2020

Verityhurst Wants to Fund African Companies that are Interested to be Listed on the Johannesburg Stock Exchange

NEW YORK, Nov. 05, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Verityhurst (Pty) Ltd, a South African based Private Equity firm that has invested in three companies over the past five months, Labat Africa Ltd a diversified holding company that is listed on

Leading Power Digitalization: Huawei Launches Digital Power Club Global Tour

SHENZHEN, China, Nov. 5, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Huawei launches Digital Power Club Global Tour in key regions including Europe, Asia, and Northern Africa region. The Global Tour aims to showcase its latest technologies related to power digitalization including Smart PV,

As tensions rise in Ethiopia’s Tigray region, the IRC calls on all parties to prioritize de-escalation and protect civilians and the most vulnerable

The International Rescue Committee (IRC) is extremely concerned about escalating tensions and hostilities in Ethiopia‘s Tigray region, where many refugees, displaced people and local communities are reeling from a year of multiple humanitarian disasters. The COVID-19 pandemic, massive flooding and a

Ethiopia’s Clash with Tigray: Getting to a Ceasefire and National Dialogue

With Ethiopian federal troops and Tigray’s paramilitary forces engaged in armed conflict, local, regional and international actors should press for a ceasefire and chart a path to comprehensive dialogue to avert civil war in Africa’s second most populous country. Unless

In Ethiopia, the Second Agricultural Growth Project is Improving Nutrition Outcomes

The Ethiopian government has introduced multisectoral national food and nutrition policies and strategies as part of its commitment to promote nutrition-sensitive agriculture (NSA), reduce stunting and achieve the country’s development goals. The Agricultural Growth Project is promoting the use of

Escalating Violence in Ethiopia’s Tigray Region

The United States is deeply concerned by reports that the Tigray People’s Liberation Front carried out attacks on Ethiopian National Defense Force bases in Ethiopia’s Tigray region on November 3.  We are saddened by the tragic loss of life and

Provoking Defense Forces Intolerable: House of People’s Representatives

Addis Ababa,  Provoking the brave defense forces that support the people in different sectors besides defending the sovereignty of Ethiopia cannot be tolerated by the Ethiopian people, the House of People’s Representatives declared today. In a press statement the House

Ethiopia, Sudan and Egypt Hold Virtual Meeting on GERD

Addis Ababa,  The Ministers of Water Affairs of the Ethiopia, Sudan and Egypt held virtual trilateral meeting on the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD). According to the Ministry of Water, Irrigation and Energy, observers and experts assigned by the Bureau