Killing Twitter
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Killing Twitter

Antara Haldar, CAMBRIDGE – In April 2022, the world’s richest person, Elon Musk, asked, “Is Twitter dying?” Five days later, he launched an apparently whimsical bid to buy the social-media platform. It took months of legal wrangling to complete the deal, but on October 27, Musk honored his $44 billion offer, acquiring a new toy: […]

ADB Approves $ 14m for Water Project in Ethiopia
Africa Social

ADB Approves $ 14m for Water Project in Ethiopia

The African Development Fund has approved a $13.95 million grant to the Government of Ethiopia to implement the first phase of a livelihood improvement project for pastoralist communities in Ethiopia’s drylands. The project, Borana Resilient Water Development for Improved Livelihoods Program is expected to enhance access to climate-resilient, gender-sensitive integrated and sustainable water and sanitation […]

Ethiopian Envoy to US Woos Investors
Africa Investment

Ethiopian Envoy to US Woos Investors

Ethiopia’s envoy to the United States says American investors need to explore opportunities in the energy and agriculture sectors which are flourishing in his country. Dr. Seleshi Bekele Awulachew who is the Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Ethiopia to the USA speaking in Los Angeles extolled the benefits of doing business in Ethiopia. He said multiple […]

WHO Commits to Healthcare in War Affected Regions-Ethiopia
Africa Wellness

WHO Commits to Healthcare in War Affected Regions-Ethiopia

The World Health Organization (WHO) is committed to improving the standards of medical service delivery in the war-affected health facilities in northern Ethiopia. On Wednesday WHO donated a field vehicle and an ambulance to Afar Regional Health Bureau. The ambulance was procured with funding from the United Kingdom’s Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office as part of […]

Make Petroleum Date More Valuable-African Producers Urged
Africa ICT

Make Petroleum Date More Valuable-African Producers Urged

KAMPALA, WEDNESDAY 30TH NOVEMBER 2022: The 7th African Petroleum Data Management Forum Conference (APDMF) has officially opened at the Commonwealth Resort, Munyonyo – Kampala, with a call to participating countries to make petroleum data more valuable. The APDMF comprises of representatives from key government entities from different countries concerned with policy, regulatory and commercial aspects […]