JUBA (11 Mar.)
South Sudan’s Vice President James Wani Igga says President Kiir will sign the final document on the decision to join the East African Community (EAC) next week.
Igga represented South Sudan at the EAC meeting in Tanzania … Read more
In an extended speech last month, President Abdel-Fattah El-Sisi commented on Ethiopia’s controversial Grand Renaissance Dam, vowing that water treatment stations were being built to compensate for any lack of potable water during the first filling of the dam.
The … Read more
Reference Date: 09-March-2016
FOOD SECURITY SNAPSHOT
Planting of 2016 secondary “belg” season cereal crops underway
March‑May “belg” rains expected to be favourable, especially in SNNPR and southern Oromia Region
Cereal prices remain firm despite ongoing commercialization of 2015 main “meher”
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WASHINGTON, March 10, 2016 /PRNewswire/ — Last night at The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts, 1,200 honored guests gathered at the 15th Annual Vital Voices Global Leadership Awards to celebrate four extraordinary women, each taking on the … Read more