Apr 24th, 2013
In my last write up ,I explained why you cannot convince someone bred in corruption that there is another way to move forward. The point is simple; the corruption is so ingrained in their psyche that they will even come out publicly to support the conditions surrounding the despicable event. Today I ...
Mar 25th, 2013
Addis Fortune reports that several telcos, including ZTE, Techno Mobile and Security Innovation Network (SINET), have secured 25,000 sqm of land to establish incubation centres within ethio ICT, an ICT Park that is reported to represent a total financial outlay of five billion Birr (approximately $27...
In Press Releases
Jul 3rd, 2012
The 2nd annual IT Infrastructure Africa Summit will take place from 12 to 13 July 2012 at the Westin Hotel in Cape Town, South Africa. Hosted by international business-to-business conferencing company, Kinetic Events, the summit will focus on IT infrastructure challenges facing the African IT industr...
In East Africa
Apr 12th, 2011
The Government of South Sudan (GoSS) recovered money belonging to students, fraudulently channelled to personal account in 2009 after a long court battle in Uganda’s Anti-Corruption Court last week. On 31 March 2011 a ruling by Esther Nasambu Rebecca, a senior magistrate at The High Court of Uganda a...
Feb 4th, 2011
The various political parties are preparing for a showdown with the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, over possible rejection or disqualification of candidates nominated by them for the April elections. The commission is currently looking at the list of candidates submitted to it by th...
Jan 15th, 2011
When he lost his second parent to HIV/AIDS seven years ago, Ayanda Buthelezi’s future seemed bleak. “I thought maybe God hated us,” said Buthelezi, now 22. “We were very scared. … But I had to be strong for my brother because he was still young.” As orphans in Joha...