APO: U.S. Embassy Welcomes Largest Ever Cohort of American Scholars to Support Education in Ethiopia

APO: U.S. Embassy Welcomes Largest Ever Cohort of American Scholars to Support Education in Ethiopia

click photo for more information
APO: U.S. Embassy Welcomes Largest Ever Cohort of American Scholars to Support Education in Ethiopia
Download logo U.S. Ambassador Michael Raynor welcomed a group of over 35 American scholars to Ethiopia – the largest such group at any one time. The group consisted of 13 Fulbright Scholars, 20 Ambassador’s Distinguished Scholars, and 3 English Language Fellows. The Ambassador said that by investing in expanding academic exchange programs between the United […]
0
65

U.S. Embassy Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

Download logo

U.S. Ambassador Michael Raynor welcomed a group of over 35 American scholars to Ethiopia – the largest such group at any one time.

The group consisted of 13 Fulbright Scholars, 20 Ambassador’s Distinguished Scholars, and 3 English Language Fellows.

The Ambassador said that by investing in expanding academic exchange programs between the United States and Ethiopia, “We’re investing in our educational institutions, providing an opportunity to share best practices and to work together to improve the quality of research and education.”

Together, the Fulbright Program and the Ambassador’s Distinguished Scholars Program (ADSP) aim to bring American scholars to conduct research, support academic quality, teach, and collaborate with their Ethiopian colleagues. Both programs have expanded thanks to significant funding contributions from Ethiopian universities, representing the possibilities that come from joint cooperation.

The scholars represent a range of subject areas including anthropology, business, chemistry, computer science, education, engineering, environmental science, history, humanities, political science, public health, public administration and policy, sociology, and urban planning will be placed at the following universities: Addis Ababa University, Bahir Dar University, University of Gondar, Haramaya University, Hawassa University, Jimma University, and Mekelle University. The ADSP program is a pilot project that began with the University of Gondar and Bahir Dar University, but is slated to expand to additional locations in the next academic year based on the success of the pilot.

Ambassador Raynor emphasized “investing in Ethiopia’s education system remains one of the United States’ top priorities as part of our commitment to supporting the capacity of all Ethiopians to achieve the best possible future for themselves,” adding, “the most important investment of all is in our young people. Through these exchanges of people and ideas, we can offer a richer, higher quality educational experience for the next generation of scholars in both our countries. And we know that few investments will ever pay off as much as a good education.”

Distributed by APO Group on behalf of U.S. Embassy Addis Ababa, Ethiopia.

Tekno – “Woman”

click photo for more information
Tekno – “Woman”
Former Triple MG super act, Tekno now Cartel C.E.O kick starts the new year and record label with a smashing single titled “Woman“. On this record Tekno put more lights on the importance of Woman and her potentials. The talented singer sings that Women should not just be restricted to the Kitchen alone as they […]
21
3

Koker – “Happy”

click photo for more information
Koker – “Happy”
Talented songwriter, Koker also known as Koke Boi kicks off the year with a brand new single titled “Happy”; a follow up to ‘Daddy‘. The Tiwezi-produced track will be part of his forthcoming project ‘La Vida Koker’ which features M.I Abaga, Falz, Vanessa Mdee, and others. Listen and feel “Happy” below http://tooxclusive.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/01/Koker-–-Happy.mp3 DOWNLOAD MP3 The […]
2
5

Jaystuntz x Flavour x Zoro x CDQ – ‘Isi Ewu’

click photo for more information
Jaystuntz x Flavour x Zoro x CDQ – ‘Isi Ewu’
Prolific Hitmaker Jaystuntz is set to drop his 1st project this year, a 10 tracked mixtape, which features superstars like Flavour, Duncan Mighty, Zoro, CDQ, Shatta Wale, Phyno, Sarkodie, Runtown, Timaya, and a host of others. This is the first single off the project which is also available on music stores worldwide. Download and Enjoy […]
0
6

INEC begins ward level distribution of 190, 000 unclaimed PVCs in Sokoto

click photo for more information
INEC begins ward level distribution of 190, 000 unclaimed PVCs in Sokoto
<p class="">The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has urged eligible voters to present themselves at political wards for collection of Permanent Voters Cards (PVCs) across Sokoto state.</p> <h1>The Resident Electoral Commissioner (REC), Mr Musa Sadiq, made the call at a stakeholders meeting on Thursday in Sokoto, adding that the collection would not be through proxy.</h1> […]
20
8

INEC releases final list of candidates for national election

click photo for more information
INEC releases final list of candidates for national election
<p class="">The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) on Thursday released final list of candidates for the Presidential and National Assembly Election, scheduled for Feb. 16.</p> <h1>The list published on INEC official website was signed by the Secretary of the Commission, Mrs Rose Oriaran-Anthony.</h1> <p class="">The candidates and their running mates include President Muhammadu Buhari and […]
0
8

Tekno may be launching own Record Label “Cartel” with New Single

click photo for more information
Tekno may be launching own Record Label “Cartel” with New Single
Singer Tekno has been teasing his new single “Woman” on his Instagram, sharing that it’ll arrive on Friday. But even before then, he’s been teasing something else, something called “Cartel.” The singer, who’s been away from the airwaves due to a temporary damage to his vocal box, shared a photo the word imprinted on a letterhead. […]
26
5

Atiku visits U.S, meets with Nigerians Living in Washington

click photo for more information
Atiku visits U.S, meets with Nigerians Living in Washington
The People’s Democratic Party (PDP) presidential candidate Atiku Abubakar is according to The Cable on his first visit to the United States in 13 years. Atiku, together with the DG of the Atiku Presidential Campaign Council, Bukola Saraki, arrived the Washington Dulles International Airport. Just arrived at Washington Dulles International Airport, U.S.A with Alhaji @Atiku Abubakar. pic.twitter.com/A74uNHNeYl — […]
0
8

Minimum Wage: Consultation moves to Council of State

click photo for more information
Minimum Wage: Consultation moves to Council of State
Government vows to present the bill to the National Assembly by January 23. The post Minimum Wage: Consultation moves to Council of State appeared first on Premium Times Nigeria. Related
21
11

Adorable photos of a Nigerian couple who met as kids at a wedding

click photo for more information
Adorable photos of a Nigerian couple who met as kids at a wedding
A Nigerian couple are currently trending on the internet for their amazing love story and it is simply amazing! While some people spend a lifetime searching for the right one, some have been quite lucky with love as is the case with this beautiful Nigerian couple who met as kids. The beautiful thing about love […]
8
14

Pro-democracy group hails Buhari’s performance at Town Hall meeting

click photo for more information
Pro-democracy group hails Buhari’s performance at Town Hall meeting
A pro-democracy group, Democracy Support Coalition, lauded President Muhammadu Buhari for his sterling performance at the Town Hall meeting organized and broadcast by the Nigerian Television Authority (NTA) tagged ‘The Candidates’. President Buhari, who appeared on the programme with Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, highlighted some of his achievements since assuming power in 2015. The group […]
3
13

Okowa bags “Governor of the year award “

click photo for more information
Okowa bags “Governor of the year award “
DELTA State Governor,  Senator Dr Ifeanyi Okowa  yesterday  emerged “Governor of The Year, 2018” for his diligent delivery of democratic dividends and working to make Nigeria’s democracy better. Continue reading Okowa bags “Governor of the year award “ at Vanguard News Nigeria. Related
0
12

VIDEO & AUDIO: Jon Zest – ‘Pom Pom’

click photo for more information
VIDEO & AUDIO: Jon Zest – ‘Pom Pom’
Idoko John aka Jon Zest is a Rapper and a Singer, born in Ogbadibo Local Government Area of Benue state. He was born on the 21st of June 1997. He started his music career in the year 2014; His new track Pom Pom was produced by “The cap music” in house producer “Killertunes” and the […]
21
12
load more posts