Ethiopia: Gambella University update

Gambella, March 12, 2015(GMN) - Speaking on regional TV program, the president of Gambella University Dr. Opiew said, slowly but surely, Gambella University is making progress and heading to right direction. He added, a university education is a transformational commitment. It opens new possibilities for the individual and for the people around them. We are actively sharpening our recruiting efforts to more aggressively attract students from other parts of Ethiopia. This year, Gambella University enrolled 946 students and the number of students expected to enroll with in next five years will jump to an estimates of 10000.

The new face of feminism is a youthful one

Calgary, Canada, December 17, 2014 (GMN) - There’s a new face to feminism these days. It’s a youthful face, made up of girls fighting for women’s rights before they’ve become women themselves. Consider Malala Yousafzai, who has just become the youngest person to receive the Nobel Peace Prize. She was only 11 years old when she became a vocal activist for the universal right to education.