Scooper news published Annual Content Round-up in Kenya

NAIROBI, Kenya, Jan. 26, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Scooper, a news app developed by Transsion Group, joined Kenya’s media space in 2017 as an independent firm aimed at distributing impartial and current news in the country. Until now, Scooper news has an audience of over 600K Daily active users in Kenya. The year 2021 came to an end, […]

Africa Centre of Excellence for Water Management Holds Experience Sharing Meeting

Addis Ababa University’s (AAU’s) Africa Centre of Excellence for Water Management (ACEWM) held a Technical and High-Level Advisory Meeting with the a goal of “Building Excellence in Teaching, Researching, Networking and Knowledge Management to Ensure Equitable and Sustainable Development and Use of Water Resources”at Capital Hotel and Spa on January 25, 2022. Professor Tasew Weldehanna, President […]

Egypt Calls For Resuming Negotiations On Ethiopia’s Dam Project

The Egyptian government called yesterday, for resuming negotiations on the disputed Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD), as soon as possible. Egypt is keen to reach a legally binding deal, on the filling and operating of the GERD, that secures Ethiopia’s interests in electricity generation and sustainable development, without harming downstream countries, Egypt and Sudan, Egyptian […]

Ethiopia’s peace vital for common infrastructure development in Kenya – Pres Kenyatta

Kenya’s President Uhuru Kenyatta said there should be urgency in resolving the Ethiopian conflict in Tigray to allow Addis Ababa and neighbours to concentrate on rebuilding their economies. He said Kenya’s key infrastructure plans depend on Ethiopia’s peace. The head of state cited the telecom venture from Nairobi into Ethiopia as one key area that […]

Human Rights Watch: Spyware from Israeli Company Used to Hack Senior Staffer

A senior staff member of Human Rights Watch had her phones hacked with spyware developed by an Israeli technology company that the United States says was “maliciously” used to target activists, journalists and other people of interest. HRW said in a statement Wednesday the spyware from NSO Group Technologies, an Israeli company the U.S. said […]

Only 14 Cases of Guinea Worm Infection Reported Globally in 2021

CHICAGO — As he faced the multitude of news cameras and reporters during a 2015 press conference grappling with a potentially fatal cancer diagnosis, former U.S. President Jimmy Carter, then 90, said he had one more goal to fulfill. “I’d like the last Guinea worm to die before I do,” he told a reporter, referring to […]

Council of Ministers Submits Proposal that Terminates State of Emergency

The Council of Ministers proposed today the termination of the state of emergency that has been in force since November 2, 2021 as the danger that threatened the existence and sovereignty of the country is repulsed. The state of emergency that is in place was first proposed by the Council of Ministers and endorsed by […]

Ethiopia Preparing To Warmly Welcome Delegations of 35th AU Summit

Preparations are underway to warmly welcome and host the participants of the 35th African Union (AU) Summit in Addis Ababa, Ministry of Tourism said. According to the AU Charter, AU members states holds their annual Summit at the headquarters in Addis Ababa. However, over the past two years, the members of the African Union head […]