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Gridlock and K-pop: Things to know about the UN General Assembly

Several leaders are making their debut on the world stage including from Africa: Zimbabwe's President Emmerson Mnangagwa, Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed, South African President Cyril Ramaphosa a...
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Gridlock and K-pop: Things to know about this year’s UN General Assembly session

New faces Several leaders are making their debut on the world stage including from Africa: Zimbabwe's President Emmerson Mnangagwa, Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed, South African President Cyril R...
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Superfoods: The Real Story

and heads to Naples to find out if coffee is able to perk up the liver. She also takes part in the London marathon to discover if an Ethiopian grain called teff can aid her performance
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Ethiopia’s Oromo Peoples Democratic Organisation rebrands – The East African (press release) (blog)

The East African (press release) (blog)Ethiopia's Oromo Peoples Democratic Organisation rebrandsThe East African (press release) (blog)Ethiopian Prime Minister and the chairman of the Oromo Democratic Party (ODP), Mr Abiy Ahmed (right), and the President of Oromia Regional State and ODP deputy chairman, Mr Lemma Megersa, during the party's general congress in Addis Ababa, ...
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364 Ethiopians arrested in connection with deadly ethnic violence – Xinhua

Anadolu Agency364 Ethiopians arrested in connection with deadly ethnic violenceXinhuaADDIS ABABA, Sept. 23 (Xinhua) -- Ethiopian police announced on Sunday they have arrested 364 individuals for their suspected role in recent ethnic violence that left at least 26 people dead. In a joint press statement, the Addis Ababa and Oromia ...Turkish movie screened in Ethiopia's capitalAnadolu AgencyAddis Ababa City Reclaims 4 Million Sqm of Undeveloped LandEzegaEthiopia rehabilitates recent deadly attack victimsInfosurhoyall 21 news articles »
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We’re learning more about which carbs you should never cut from your diet

Also remember that whole grains aren't limited to wheat, oats, and brown rice. Try some high-fibre barley, crunchy quinoa,Ethiopian teff, or wild rice. "Pulses are excellent sources of healthy, slow-d...
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Ethiopian maids rush to get to new passports – gulfnews.com

gulfnews.comEthiopian maids rush to get to new passportsgulfnews.comZ.R.Y, one of 184 Ethiopian workers who announced the loss of their passports through a public notice on September 13, said: “I have been running from pillar to post to find my passport, which my ex-employers kept when I joined them. I worked with them ...and more »
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Eritrea – Ethiopia hailed by Nobel laureate on 2018 World Peace day

Leymah Gbowee, a Nobel Peace laureate said on Friday that the 2018 edition of World Peace Day had to be dedicated to Ethiopia and Eritrea. She said in a tweet that the two countries deserved credit “f...
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Ethiopia: Some 1786 Displaced Persons Return Home – Reliefweb

Ethiopia: Some 1786 Displaced Persons Return HomeReliefwebAddis Ababa, September 22/2018 - More than 1,700 displaced persons from Burayu and its environs due to the recent conflict have returned to their homes, according to Addis Ababa City Administration. In a press release sent to ENA today, the ...and more »
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Mother jailed for trying to sell illegitimate baby

The Ethiopian maid, 30, flew into the UAE in 2013 and worked for an Emirati family before she absconded in 2017. After working in several places for about six months, her friend introduced her to ...
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On my radar: Oona Chaplin’s cultural highlights

He’s fascinated with the ways people make sound, so he’ll go to an Ethiopian Orthodox ritual, an ayahuasca ceremony in Brazil, or go to film [the band] Bomba Estéreo in Bogotá, Colombia. He has more t...
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UN praises King Salman efforts in Ethiopia, Eritrea peace deal

The UN Security Council has highly valued the patronage of Saudi King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud for the comprehensive peace, friendship and cooperation agreement signed by Eritrean President ...
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Ethiopian housemaids in UAE rush to get to new passports amid Emirati govt’s amnesty

The Ethiopian Consulate has created awareness among Ethiopian housemaids and advised the community to take advantage of the opportunity from August 1 to October 31, 2018 DUBAI (GulfNews.com)―A large n...
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Ethiopian housemaids in UAE rush to get to new passports amid Emirati govt’s amnesty

The Ethiopian Consulate has created awareness among Ethiopian housemaids and advised the community to take advantage of the opportunity from August 1 to October 31, 2018 DUBAI (GulfNews.com)―A large n...
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Ethiopian Prime Minister Arrives in Jeddah

Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed arrived in the Saudi city of Jeddah on Saturday, reported the Saudi Press Agency. He was received at the King Abdulaziz International Airport by Prince Abdullah bin ...
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Ethiopian Prime Minister Arrives in Jeddah

Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed arrived in the Saudi city of Jeddah on Saturday, reported the Saudi Press Agency. He was received at the King Abdulaziz International Airport by Prince Abdullah bin ...
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Israel’s Ethiopian Jews clash with police at race rally

Israeli riot police have fired stun grenades and water cannon on thousands of ethnic Ethiopian Jewish citizens in an attempt to clear one of the most violent protests in memory in the heart of Tel ...
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Israel’s Ethiopian Jews clash with police at race rally

Israeli riot police have fired stun grenades and water cannon on thousands of ethnic Ethiopian Jewish citizens in an attempt to clear one of the most violent protests in memory in the heart of Tel ...
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Israeli Politician On Ethiopian Jews: ‘Zionism Is Colorblind’ – The Jerusalem Post

The Jerusalem PostIsraeli Politician On Ethiopian Jews: 'Zionism Is Colorblind'The Jerusalem PostEarlier this week, Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu announced that 1,000 members of the Falash Mura community living in Ethiopia would be brought to Israel. Avraham Neguise, a member of Israeli parliament in the ruling Likud party who was himself ...
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Ethiopian Airlines responds – Ethiopia Observer

Ethiopia ObserverEthiopian Airlines respondsEthiopia ObserverFollowing is response from the Ethiopian Airlines for the previous story published on the Ethiopia Observer based on a testimony of Yalew Fanta, a former pilot who recounted how he was fired for expressing his political opinions in a casual ...
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Ethiopian Diaspora Set to Engage in Dev’t of Homeland

Addis Ababa September 23/2018 Members of the Ethiopian Diaspora residing abroad have shown an increased interest to take part in various social and economic development endeavors of their home land. P...
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Ethiopian Diaspora Set to Engage in Dev’t of Homeland

Addis Ababa September 23/2018 Members of the Ethiopian Diaspora residing abroad have shown an increased interest to take part in various social and economic development endeavors of their home land. P...
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የኢትዮጵያ ሰንደቅ አላማ በእንጅባራ ጎጃም ሰማይ ላይ በግልጽ ታይቷል – Amazing Fact on Ethiopia Sky

Amazing Facts - የኢትዮጵያ ሰንደቅ አላማ በእንጅባራ ጎጃም ሰማይ ላይ በግልጽ ታይቷል -- Ethiopia Flag on Injibara Gojjam Sky Get the latest Ethiopian news, music, entertainmen...
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የኢትዮጵያ ሰንደቅ አላማ በእንጅባራ ጎጃም ሰማይ ላይ በግልጽ ታይቷል – Amazing Fact on Ethiopia Sky

Amazing Facts - የኢትዮጵያ ሰንደቅ አላማ በእንጅባራ ጎጃም ሰማይ ላይ በግልጽ ታይቷል -- Ethiopia Flag on Injibara Gojjam Sky Get the latest Ethiopian news, music, entertainmen...
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Top news items in major Ethiopian media outlets

ADDIS ABABA, Sept. 23 (Xinhua) -- The following are news highlights in Ethiopia's major media outlets on Sunday. -- Ethiopia's President Mulatu Teshome has sent a message of condolence to the Vietname...
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Top news items in major Ethiopian media outlets

ADDIS ABABA, Sept. 23 (Xinhua) -- The following are news highlights in Ethiopia's major media outlets on Sunday. -- Ethiopia's President Mulatu Teshome has sent a message of condolence to the Vietname...
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Ethiopian maids rush to get to new passports

Dubai: A large number of Ethiopian housemaids, who claim to have lost their passports, are desperately looking to get themselves new ones, so they can legalise their status under the amnesty and ...
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Ethiopian maids rush to get to new passports

Dubai: A large number of Ethiopian housemaids, who claim to have lost their passports, are desperately looking to get themselves new ones, so they can legalise their status under the amnesty and ...
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Can Ethiopia’s new leader, a political insider, change it from the inside out? – Daily Trust

Daily TrustCan Ethiopia's new leader, a political insider, change it from the inside out?Daily TrustWith that preposterous prophesy for a boy growing up in a house without electricity in a tiny Ethiopian village, she kissed him on his head and sent him on his way. Mr. Abiy, now 42, not only ended up in the prime minister's palace. He has also become ...Ethiopia: Mobile Internet Cut In The Capital Amid Clashes And ProtestsModern Ghana (press release) (blog)Ethiopia rehabilitates recent deadly attack victimsXinhuaTurkish movie screened in Ethiopia's capitalAnadolu AgencyThe Reporter Ethiopia -Infosurhoyall 13 news articles »
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Kenya/Ethiopia: Wanyama Returns to Harambee Stars Squad for Ethiopia Tie

Victor Wanyama is set to captain Kenya in the back-to-back 2019 Africa Cup of Nations qualifying fixtures against Ethiopia next month. The Tottenham midfielder missed Harambee Stars win over Ghana ...
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Kenya/Ethiopia: Wanyama Returns to Harambee Stars Squad for Ethiopia Tie

Victor Wanyama is set to captain Kenya in the back-to-back 2019 Africa Cup of Nations qualifying fixtures against Ethiopia next month. The Tottenham midfielder missed Harambee Stars win over Ghana ...
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Superfoods: The Real Story

and heads to Naples to find out if coffee is able to perk up the liver. She also takes part in the London marathon to discover if an Ethiopian grain called teff can aid her performance
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Africa, a history to rediscover. 9 – From the Kingdom of Aksum to the Empire of Ethiopia

The Kingdom of Aksum (also known as Axum) was formed in the first century BC in the northern region of Ethiopia. Although Its origins remain unclear we know that it was the first Christian kingdom in ...
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Africa, a history to rediscover. 9 – From the Kingdom of Aksum to the Empire of Ethiopia

The Kingdom of Aksum (also known as Axum) was formed in the first century BC in the northern region of Ethiopia. Although Its origins remain unclear we know that it was the first Christian kingdom in ...
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Eritrea – Ethiopia hailed by Nobel laureate on 2018 World Peace day – africanews

africanewsEritrea – Ethiopia hailed by Nobel laureate on 2018 World Peace dayafricanewsLeymah Gbowee, a Nobel Peace laureate said on Friday that the 2018 edition of World Peace Day had to be dedicated to Ethiopia and Eritrea. She said in a tweet that the two countries deserved credit “for putting their political differences aside and ...UN Security Council praises King Salman's efforts in Ethiopia, Eritrea peace dealArab NewsSaudi Arabia brokers Ethiopia-Eritrea peace accordThe Arab WeeklyUN praises King Salman efforts in Ethiopia, Eritrea peace dealAl-ArabiyaInternational Policy Digestall 13 news articles »
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Ethiopia: Some 1,786 Displaced Persons Return Home

Addis Ababa, September 22/2018 - More than 1,700 displaced persons from Burayu and its environs due to the recent conflict have returned to their homes, according to Addis Ababa City Administration.
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Ethiopia: Some 1,786 Displaced Persons Return Home

Addis Ababa, September 22/2018 - More than 1,700 displaced persons from Burayu and its environs due to the recent conflict have returned to their homes, according to Addis Ababa City Administration.
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Eritrea – Ethiopia hailed by Nobel laureate on 2018 World Peace day

Leymah Gbowee, a Nobel Peace laureate said on Friday that the 2018 edition of World Peace Day had to be dedicated to Ethiopia and Eritrea. She said in a tweet that the two countries deserved credit “f...
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Israeli Politician On Ethiopian Jews: ‘Zionism Is Colorblind’

Avraham Neguise (Likud) welcomes Israeli PM’s decision to greenlight immigration of 1,000 Ethiopians, but he and other advocates argue decision does not go far enough. The Israeli government’s decisio...
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Israeli Politician On Ethiopian Jews: ‘Zionism Is Colorblind’

Avraham Neguise (Likud) welcomes Israeli PM’s decision to greenlight immigration of 1,000 Ethiopians, but he and other advocates argue decision does not go far enough. The Israeli government’s decisio...
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African referee of the year Bakary Papa to officiate Kenya v Ethiopia match

Gassama will also be in charge of a Caf Champions League semi-final return leg match between Al Ahly against Horoya Three-time Africa referee of the year Bakary Papa Gassama will officiate Kenya versu...
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Israel to approve immigration for 1000 Ethiopian Jews – Aiken Standard

Aiken StandardIsrael to approve immigration for 1000 Ethiopian JewsAiken StandardAlisa Bodner, a spokeswoman for Struggle for Ethiopian Aliyah, a group petitioning the government to allow Ethiopian Jews to immigrate, called Netanyahu's decision an "incredible disappointment" and "another spit in the face" for Israel's Ethiopian ...Israeli Politician On Ethiopian Jews: 'Zionism Is Colorblind'The Media Lineall 3 news articles »
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UN survey: More women MPs in Ethiopia, Cuba and Tanzania than Australia – The Sydney Morning Herald

The Sydney Morning HeraldUN survey: More women MPs in Ethiopia, Cuba and Tanzania than AustraliaThe Sydney Morning HeraldAnother day, another stellar global comparison for Australia. We've just been ranked third out of 189 countries by the United Nations Human Development Index, arguably the most meaningful assessment of how nations are performing relative to one another.and more »
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Border crossings between Ethiopia & Eritrea re-open after 20 years – TimesLIVE

TimesLIVEBorder crossings between Ethiopia & Eritrea re-open after 20 yearsTimesLIVEFor the past 20 years, it has been impossible to travel between Ethiopia and Eritrea. When war broke out between the two in 1998, the borders were closed, and have remained so all these years, even though the conflict ended in 2000.and more »
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The World Debate: The Engineers

Professor Madeleine Van Oppen of the Australian Institute of Marine Science is developing heat resistant corals; the Ethiopian agronomist Gebisa Ejeta from Purdue University, USA is engineering drough...
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The World Debate: The Engineers

Professor Madeleine Van Oppen of the Australian Institute of Marine Science is developing heat resistant corals; the Ethiopian agronomist Gebisa Ejeta from Purdue University, USA is engineering drough...
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Ethiopia fact of the day

Here is another reason to be optimistic about the country: In Ethiopia, once among Africa’s top five countries for child marriage, the practice has dropped by a third in the past decade, the world’s s...
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Ethiopia fact of the day

Here is another reason to be optimistic about the country: In Ethiopia, once among Africa’s top five countries for child marriage, the practice has dropped by a third in the past decade, the world’s s...
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U.N. Security Council hails Eritrea’s diplomatic efforts in Ethiopia, Djibouti

Members of the United Nations Security Council on Friday applauded recent diplomatic developments in the Horn of Africa, pointing out that the Eritrea’s normalisation of relations with Ethiopia and Dj...
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Blood, spit and swabs: can you trust home medical-testing kits?

I’m practically an Ethiopian distance runner. “It just means that when it comes to reaching your training goal – whether that’s to become faster or strong, to run further, or just to lose weight – you ...
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Israeli-Ethiopian Instagram heartthrob Andebet Ayalla is breaking local modeling boundaries

Currently a graphic design student in Tel Aviv, Andebet Ayalla has been interested in fashion since a young age, and cites longtime Vogue editor André Leon Talley as an inspiration. Andebet Ayalla sta...
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Israeli-Ethiopian Instagram heartthrob Andebet Ayalla is breaking local modeling boundaries

Currently a graphic design student in Tel Aviv, Andebet Ayalla has been interested in fashion since a young age, and cites longtime Vogue editor André Leon Talley as an inspiration. Andebet Ayalla sta...
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30 Cheesesteaks to Eat Before You Die

471 Leverington Avenue, Roxborough. Want to know something that every other ’steak shop in town could learn from the Ethiopian cheesesteak at Gojjo? That neither chopped nor sliced steak is best. What ...
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Stars Wanyama returns to lead Kenya against Ethiopia in the Africa Nations Cup qualifiers

NAIROBI, Sept. 22 (Xinhua) -- Kenya coach Sebastien Migne has kept faith with the team that played against Malawi and Ghana as he named a 21-member team for their clash against Ethiopia in the Africa ...
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Stars Wanyama returns to lead Kenya against Ethiopia in the Africa Nations Cup qualifiers

NAIROBI, Sept. 22 (Xinhua) -- Kenya coach Sebastien Migne has kept faith with the team that played against Malawi and Ghana as he named a 21-member team for their clash against Ethiopia in the Africa ...
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Ethiopian Domestic Workers Battle for Survival in Saudi Arabia

JEDDAH―(IPS) – Marjani F, 44, spent 8 years in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia’s capital working as domestic help. “My husband was killed by the military after being accused of organizing a protest. I have four ...
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Commonwealth champ Cheptegei shakes off six months injury, eyes Dutch road race win

The women's race record belongs to another Ethiopian, Abeba Gebremeskel with 2:30:33 from 2015. Marius Kipserem possesses the fastest time of the field with his 2:06:11 victory at the 2016 Rotterdam M...
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Ethiopia’s Somali region closes notorious ‘Jail Ogaden’ – africanews

africanewsEthiopia's Somali region closes notorious 'Jail Ogaden'africanews“Ethiopia's new prime minister, Dr. Abiy Ahmed, should urgently order investigations into the horrific situation, and the government should ensure regional security forces and officials are held accountable. “Most prisoners are accused of some ...and more »
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UN survey: More women MPs in Ethiopia, Cuba and Tanzania than Australia

Another day, another stellar global comparison for Australia. We’ve just been ranked third out of 189 countries by the United Nations Human Development Index, arguably the most meaningful assessment o...
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UN survey: More women MPs in Ethiopia, Cuba and Tanzania than Australia

Another day, another stellar global comparison for Australia. We’ve just been ranked third out of 189 countries by the United Nations Human Development Index, arguably the most meaningful assessment o...
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Why Melbourne is Australia’s foodie capital

In the west, Footscray has been largely populated by Ethiopian and Vietnamese people, which translates directly into the suburb's restaurant offerings. However it is rapidly changing from a working-cl...
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Border crossings between Ethiopia & Eritrea re-open after 20 years

For the past 20 years, it has been impossible to travel between Ethiopia and Eritrea. When war broke out between the two in 1998, the borders were closed, and have remained so all these years, even th...
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Border crossings between Ethiopia & Eritrea re-open after 20 years

For the past 20 years, it has been impossible to travel between Ethiopia and Eritrea. When war broke out between the two in 1998, the borders were closed, and have remained so all these years, even th...
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S. Sudan president, opposition leader discuss in Khartoum peace deal

13, South Sudan's conflicting parties signed the final peace deal in the Ethiopian capital Addis Ababa in presence of heads of the IGAD members. The deal was reached through talks brokered in Khartoum ...
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Ethiopia rehabilitates recent deadly attack victims

ADDIS ABABA, Sept. 22 (Xinhua) -- The Ethiopian government on Saturday revealed that more than 1,700 people were rehabilitated to their livelihoods after a deadly conflict left some 26 dead on the out...
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Ethiopia rehabilitates recent deadly attack victims

ADDIS ABABA, Sept. 22 (Xinhua) -- The Ethiopian government on Saturday revealed that more than 1,700 people were rehabilitated to their livelihoods after a deadly conflict left some 26 dead on the out...
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Free Avera Mengistu

Many of the same groups who expressed solidarity with the Ethiopian community in Israel during our protests against police brutality and discrimination in 2015, have nothing to say about Avera today. ...
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UN Security Council praises King Salman’s efforts in Ethiopia, Eritrea peace deal

JEDDAH: The UN Security Council has praised King Salman’s efforts to facilitate the comprehensive peace, friendship and cooperation agreement which was signed by Eritrean President Isaias Afwerki and ...
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Ethiopia’s Somali region closes notorious Jail Ogaden

The Somali regional state in Ethiopia has officially announced the closure of its main prison facility, located in the capital, Jijiga. The Jijiga Central Prison also referred to as ‘Jail Ogaden,’ has ...
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Ethiopia’s Somali region closes notorious Jail Ogaden

The Somali regional state in Ethiopia has officially announced the closure of its main prison facility, located in the capital, Jijiga. The Jijiga Central Prison also referred to as ‘Jail Ogaden,’ has ...
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City Terminates Land Lease Contracts for 154 Sites

Microsoft Choose the Office that's right for you Microsoft More From Ethiopian News Agency - ENA EPRP Leaders Return to Ethiopia Over 100 Appear in Court for Alleged Involvement in Conflict around Add...
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Chinese Entrepreneur Tries to Bring Shenzhen Miracle to Ethiopia

(Bloomberg) -- The Ethiopian officials visiting Shenzhen saw how it was transformed from a tiny, southern fishing village into a manufacturing powerhouse within 35 years, spawning China’s economic mir...
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Chinese Entrepreneur Tries to Bring Shenzhen Miracle to Ethiopia

(Bloomberg) -- The Ethiopian officials visiting Shenzhen saw how it was transformed from a tiny, southern fishing village into a manufacturing powerhouse within 35 years, spawning China’s economic mir...
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In Milan, colors pop at MSGM, Etro; Marras stitches a tale

Marras said he was telling the story of an Ethiopian princess who was forced under Italian rule into exile with her children on an island near Sardinia. "I think fashion can tell what is happening in ...
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Design project of 500kV HVDC transmission line from Ethiopia to Kenya

The design involved choice of the most feasible routing which relied to much extend on the feasibility study done by KETRACO Company Limited (Kenya). The entire route was subdivided into five sections ...
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UN praises King Salman efforts in Ethiopia, Eritrea peace deal

The UN Security Council has highly valued the patronage of Saudi King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud for the comprehensive peace, friendship and cooperation agreement signed by Eritrean President ...
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UN praises King Salman efforts in Ethiopia, Eritrea peace deal

The UN Security Council has highly valued the patronage of Saudi King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud for the comprehensive peace, friendship and cooperation agreement signed by Eritrean President ...
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U.N. Security Council hails Eritrea’s diplomatic efforts in Ethiopia, Djibouti

Members of the United Nations Security Council on Friday applauded recent diplomatic developments in the Horn of Africa, pointing out that the Eritrea’s normalisation of relations with Ethiopia and Dj...
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Around The World In 23 Cups Of Coffee

No one knows the exact origin story of coffee, but according to legend, it was a single Ethiopian goat herder who made the discovery that would forever change mornings all over the world. He noticed t...
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AFRICAN BANKER’S WORLD NEWS

The Ethiopian government’s decision last month to sell stakes in its lucrative telecoms monopoly and other assets has raised hopes that the state might also loosen its grip on other sectors that forei...
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Kenya/Ethiopia: Wanyama Returns to Harambee Stars Squad for Ethiopia Tie

Victor Wanyama is set to captain Kenya in the back-to-back 2019 Africa Cup of Nations qualifying fixtures against Ethiopia next month. The Tottenham midfielder missed Harambee Stars win over Ghana ...
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Ethiopia leads hotel expansion in Eastern Africa

Ethiopia is first among the Eastern African countries in terms of hotel development, according to a report published on Friday in Addis Ababa. The survey, carried out by the company W Hospitality Grou...
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Now all my friends can watch me at home, says Mokoka on Cape Town Marathon

“This year I’m not a pacemaker. This year I’m going to run from the beginning.” Ethiopian duo Askale Alemayehu and Ayantu Gemechu Abdi, with respective PBs of 2:29.01 and 2:30.38, are expected to prov...
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African referee of the year Bakary Papa to officiate Kenya v Ethiopia match

Three-time Africa referee of the year Bakary Papa Gassama will officiate Kenya versus Ethiopia Afcon qualifying match. The highly competent Gassama, who officiated the Group A match between Mexico ...
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Where to get a double buzz: 8 places to down a coffee-spiked cocktail

NOLA is St. George Spirit’s delightful homage to New Orleans chicory coffee, made with Ethiopian beans roasted right in the distillery and cold-infused into the base spirit. Amber Boutwell The bartend...
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Three-time African referee Bakary Papa Gassama to officiate Kenya v Ethiopia match

Three-time Africa referee of the year Bakary Papa Gassama will officiate Kenya versus Ethiopia Afcon qualifying match. The highly competent Gassama, who officiated the Group A match between Mexico and ...
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Three-time African referee Bakary Papa Gassama to officiate Kenya v Ethiopia match

Three-time Africa referee of the year Bakary Papa Gassama will officiate Kenya versus Ethiopia Afcon qualifying match. The highly competent Gassama, who officiated the Group A match between Mexico and ...
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Top news items in Ethiopia’s major media outlets

ADDIS ABABA, Sept. 22 (Xinhua) -- The following are news highlights in Ethiopia's major media outlets on Saturday. -- More than 100 persons suspected of involvement in the recent conflict in Burayu an...
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Blood, spit and swabs: can you trust home medical-testing kits?

I’m practically an Ethiopian distance runner. “It just means that when it comes to reaching your training goal – whether that’s to become faster or strong, to run further, or just to lose weight – you ...
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EPRP Leaders Return to Ethiopia

Addis Ababa September 22/2018 Leaders of the Ethiopian People’s Revolutionary Party, who have been in exile for years, have returned back to Ethiopia this morning. Foreign Affairs State Minister Hirut ...
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Ethiopia Tops East Africa’s Hospitality

Ethiopia leads in hotel development in East Africa, according to the annual hotel pipeline survey by Lagos-based W Hospitality Group. Eth... Our subscribers to the print edition are entitled to get a ...
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UN Security Council hails Eritrea’s diplomatic efforts in Ethiopia, Djibouti – africanews

africanewsUN Security Council hails Eritrea's diplomatic efforts in Ethiopia, DjiboutiafricanewsMembers of the United Nations Security Council on Friday applauded recent diplomatic developments in the Horn of Africa, pointing out that the Eritrea's normalisation of relations with Ethiopia and Djibouti will have 'far-reaching consequences'. In a ...UN praises King Salman efforts in Ethiopia, Eritrea peace dealAl-Arabiyaall 8 news articles »
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Bagir Grp Share Chat

"Alongside our trading performance, which reflects the investment we have been making in expanding our Ethiopian production capacity, we have made significant progress since the year end with the stra...
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Bagir Grp Share Chat

"Alongside our trading performance, which reflects the investment we have been making in expanding our Ethiopian production capacity, we have made significant progress since the year end with the stra...
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Beta maṣāḥǝft: Manuscripts of Ethiopia and Eritrea

Manuscripts in Ethiopia and Eritrea are for the most part still preserved by church parishes, scattered all over the highlands, often in places difficult to reach. There is no reliable figure for the ...
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Design project of 500kV HVDC transmission line from Ethiopia to Kenya

The design involved choice of the most feasible routing which relied to much extend on the feasibility study done by KETRACO Company Limited (Kenya). The entire route was subdivided into five sections ...
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In Milan, Colors Pop at Versace, MSGM, Etro – U.S. News & World Report

U.S. News & World ReportIn Milan, Colors Pop at Versace, MSGM, EtroU.S. News & World ReportMarras said he was inspired by the story of an Ethiopian princess who was forced under Italian rule into exile with her children on an island near Sardinia. "I think fashion can tell what is happening in the world. We are bombarded every day by images ...and more »
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Cape Town sells scenery, food and past scars

So have tourist arrivals from other African countries, albeit from a lower base, with Ethiopia showing the biggest rise thanks to daily Ethiopian Airlines flights from Addis Ababa. Foreign visitors sp...
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Untold stories: Yezeshewal Eshete, Ethiopia – HelpAge International (blog)

HelpAge International (blog)Untold stories: Yezeshewal Eshete, EthiopiaHelpAge International (blog)However, many older women and men in Ethiopia face a lot of discrimination. In hospitals, they don't get proper treatment. You cannot find doctors who specialise in older people's health issues. Lawyers and judges behave very rudely with older people ...
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U.N. Security Council hails Eritrea’s diplomatic efforts in Ethiopia,Djibouti

Members of the United Nations Security Council on Friday applauded recent diplomatic developments in the Horn of Africa, pointing out that the Eritrea’s normalisation of relations with Ethiopia and Dj...
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Ethiopia: Qeerro and Heego, who are criminals? Injustice to Somalis.

Ethiopia: Qeerro and Heego, who are criminals? Injustice to Somalis. Sunatimes.com - Qeerroo insurgents led by Jawar Mohammed killed large number of innocent people in the last four years. They burnt ...
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Op:ED: The privatization of violence: Why chaos is making a … – addisstandard.com

addisstandard.comOp:ED: The privatization of violence: Why chaos is making a ...addisstandard.comZecharias Zelalem. Addis Abeba, September 21/2018 – Monday September 17, Addis Abeba's residents took to the streets to denounce a spate of violence that ...and more »
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Ethiopia’s Oromo party changes name, logo ahead of 2020 vote

In Ethiopia, prime minister Ahmed Abiy’s political party, the Oromo People Democratic Organisation (OPDO) has rebranded, changing its name and logo as it seeks to position itself in the changing polit...
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Ethiopia’s Oromo party changes name, logo ahead of 2020 vote

In Ethiopia, prime minister Ahmed Abiy’s political party, the Oromo People Democratic Organisation (OPDO) has rebranded, changing its name and logo as it seeks to position itself in the changing polit...
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In Milan, colors pop at Versace, MSGM, Etro

Marras said he was inspired by the story of an Ethiopian princess who was forced under Italian rule into exile with her children on an island near Sardinia. "I think fashion can tell what is happening ...
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Fired for expressing my political views: A pilot’s testimony – Ethiopia Observer

Ethiopia ObserverFired for expressing my political views: A pilot's testimonyEthiopia ObserverBy all accounts, Yalewlet Fanta was a good pilot who enjoyed excellent performance reviews during his four years of employment at the Ethiopian Airlines as a co-pilot. However, bringing politics in a conversation with a fellow employee during a work ...Ethiopia Leads Hotel Expansion In East AfricaEthioSportsA running guide to Ethiopia's Addis AbabaFast RunningEthiopia hotel expansion undiminishedEast African Business WeekPrensa Latina -The Exchangeall 8 news articles »
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Marathoner Tolassa Elemaa, Refugee From Ethiopia, Finds Hope in NYC Marathon

About a month ago, the International Rescue Committee in Texas launched a Facebook page in support of Tolassa Gadaa Elemaa, a refugee from Ethiopia who was imprisoned for five years for speaking out a...
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Migne calls Wanyama, drops Were for Ethiopia clashes – Daily Nation

Daily NationMigne calls Wanyama, drops Were for Ethiopia clashesDaily NationThe Tottenham midfielder missed Harambee Stars' historic win over Ghana's Black Stars in Nairobi on September 8 owing to lack of fitness, but was on Friday named by coach Sebastien Migne for the crucial matches against Ethiopia's Walya Antelopes.The Standard - Kenya: Migne names Stars squad for Ethiopia Afcon ...The StandardPaul Were, Wanyama named for Ethiopia clashCapital FM KenyaVictor Wanyama summoned as Sebastien Migne names Kenya squad to face EthiopiaGoal.comall 25 news articles »
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New study shows how Ethiopia has managed to achieve extraordinary progress – News-Medical.net

News-Medical.netNew study shows how Ethiopia has managed to achieve extraordinary progressNews-Medical.netEthiopia is one of the world's least developed states. Yet for the past two decades the country has been making extraordinary progress. Targeted investment in health, education and employment has improved the standard of living and triggered a rapid ...
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Ethiopian Domestic Workers Battle for Survival in Saudi Arabia – Inter Press Service

Inter Press ServiceEthiopian Domestic Workers Battle for Survival in Saudi ArabiaInter Press ServiceJEDDAH, Saudi Arabia, Sep 21 2018 (IPS) - Marjani F, 44, spent 8 years in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia's capital working as domestic help. “My husband was killed by the military after being accused of organizing a protest. I have four children and there was no ...and more »
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Ethiopia has world’s biggest internally displaced population

Ethiopia’s internal security lapses coupled with floods in parts of the country have earned them the unenviable record of global leader in internally displaced persons. According to the Geneva-based g...
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Ethiopia Leads Hotel Expansion in Eastern Africa

21 de septiembre de 2018, 15:46Addis Ababa, Sep 21 (Prensa Latina) Ethiopia is first among the Eastern African countries in terms of hotel development, according to a report published on Friday in Add...
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Kenyan skipper Wanyama returns for Ethiopia clash

Kenya captain Victor Wanyama is set to return to the national team for next month's Africa Cup of Nations double-header again Ethiopia. The 27-year-old Tottenham Hotspur star, who has been struggling ...
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Chinese Entrepreneur Tries to Bring Shenzhen Miracle to Ethiopia

(Bloomberg) -- The Ethiopian officials visiting Shenzhen saw how it was transformed from a tiny, southern fishing village into a manufacturing powerhouse within 35 years, spawning China’s economic mir...
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Beta maṣāḥǝft: Manuscripts of Ethiopia and Eritrea

Manuscripts in Ethiopia and Eritrea are for the most part still preserved by church parishes, scattered all over the highlands, often in places difficult to reach. There is no reliable figure for the ...
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CONTROVERSY: Kiryat Gat’s Chief Rabbi Bans Ethiopian Women From Working For A Caterer

The matter of employment of Ethiopians and kashrus is once again in the news in Israel following the case in which the Badatz Eida Chareidis compelled Barkan Winery to move Shomer Shabbos Ethiopian em...
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CONTROVERSY: Kiryat Gat’s Chief Rabbi Bans Ethiopian Women From Working For A Caterer

The matter of employment of Ethiopians and kashrus is once again in the news in Israel following the case in which the Badatz Eida Chareidis compelled Barkan Winery to move Shomer Shabbos Ethiopian em...
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Brisk cement trade reported at Ethiopian-Eritrean border – Global Cement

Global CementBrisk cement trade reported at Ethiopian-Eritrean borderGlobal CementEritrea/Ethiopia: High volumes of cement imports have been reported across the Ethiopian-Eritrean border following a normalisation of relations between the neighbouring countries. Since mid-September 2018 an estimated 50t/day of cement have been ...
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In Milan, colors pop at MSGM, Etro; Marras stitches a tale

Marras said he was telling the story of an Ethiopian princess who was forced under Italian rule into exile with her children on an island near Sardinia. "I think fashion can tell what is happening in ...
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In Milan, colors pop at MSGM, Etro; Marras stitches a tale

Marras said he was telling the story of an Ethiopian princess who was forced under Italian rule into exile with her children on an island near Sardinia. "I think fashion can tell what is happening in ...
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In Ethiopia, mobile internet cut in the capital amid clashes and protests

from September 17 to the morning of September 19 amid protests… Read more on https://africa-newsroom.com/press/in-ethiopia-mobile-internet-cut-in-the-capital-amid-clashes-and-protests?lang=en
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Justin P. Moore Shares Recipes from his Vegan Ethiopian Cookbook

Justin P. Moore has spent over two decades traveling the world. He’s visited some 50 countries, “working as an artist and designer, taking lots of photographs, and eating and cooking ...
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Justin P. Moore Shares Recipes from his Vegan Ethiopian Cookbook

Justin P. Moore has spent over two decades traveling the world. He’s visited some 50 countries, “working as an artist and designer, taking lots of photographs, and eating and cooking ...
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‘Let the photos speak’: Eritrean who captured history shot by shot – africanews

africanews'Let the photos speak': Eritrean who captured history shot by shotafricanewsBeyond the peace deal, he has captured the historic return of Ethiopian Airline flights to Addis Ababa, the visit by Somali president Mohamed Abdullahi Farmaajo and shared photos of the reopening of borders on September 11 (Ethiopian New Year day).
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Famed Ethiopian artiste donates $36,000 to victims of Burayu violence

Teddy Afro a famed Ethiopian musician has donated one million birr (about $36,000) to victims of recent violence, according to the Ethiopian reporter news outlet. Violence in the town of Burayu locate...
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Famed Ethiopian artiste donates $36,000 to victims of Burayu violence

Teddy Afro a famed Ethiopian musician has donated one million birr (about $36,000) to victims of recent violence, according to the Ethiopian reporter news outlet. Violence in the town of Burayu locate...
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Ethiopian Domestic Workers Battle for Survival in Saudi Arabia

JEDDAH, Saudi Arabia, Sep 21 (IPS) - Marjani F, 44, spent 8 years in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia's capital working as domestic help. "My husband was killed by the military after being accused of organizing a ...
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Ethiopian Domestic Workers Battle for Survival in Saudi Arabia

JEDDAH, Saudi Arabia, Sep 21 (IPS) - Marjani F, 44, spent 8 years in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia's capital working as domestic help. "My husband was killed by the military after being accused of organizing a ...
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WFP appeals for funding for 631,000 Ethiopian IDPs

ADDIS ABABA, Sept. 21 (Xinhua) -- The United Nations World Food Program (WFP) said on Friday it needs 12.2 million U.S. dollars to meet the three months needs of 631,000 Internally Displaced People in ...
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WFP appeals for funding for 631,000 Ethiopian IDPs

ADDIS ABABA, Sept. 21 (Xinhua) -- The United Nations World Food Program (WFP) said on Friday it needs 12.2 million U.S. dollars to meet the three months needs of 631,000 Internally Displaced People in ...
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Victor Wanyama summoned as Sebastien Migne names Kenya squad to face Ethiopia

Victor Wanyama has once again been included in Harambee Stars squad set to take on Ethiopia in an Afcon Qualifying match in October. Wanyama had received a similar call for Kenya's last game against G...
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Victor Wanyama summoned as Sebastien Migne names Kenya squad to face Ethiopia

Victor Wanyama has once again been included in Harambee Stars squad set to take on Ethiopia in an Afcon Qualifying match in October. Wanyama had received a similar call for Kenya's last game against G...
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Victor Wanyama summoned as Sebastien Mine names Kenya’s squad to face Ethiopia

Victor Wanyama has made it in the Harambee Stars provisional squad set to kick off preparation ahead of the Afcon Qualifying matches against Ethiopia. Wanyama received a similar call in Stars last ...
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Victor Wanyama summoned as Sebastien Mine names Kenya’s squad to face Ethiopia

Victor Wanyama has made it in the Harambee Stars provisional squad set to kick off preparation ahead of the Afcon Qualifying matches against Ethiopia. Wanyama received a similar call in Stars last ...
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Ethiopia’s stunning reforms now challenged by deadly unrest

ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia — Ethiopia’s stunning political reforms are now threatened by long-standing ethnic tensions that have roared back to life since a young prime minister took power just five months ...
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Ethiopia’s stunning reforms now challenged by deadly unrest

ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia — Ethiopia’s stunning political reforms are now threatened by long-standing ethnic tensions that have roared back to life since a young prime minister took power just five months ...
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Brisk cement trade reported at Ethiopian-Eritrean border

Eritrea/Ethiopia: High volumes of cement imports have been reported across the Ethiopian-Eritrean border following a normalisation of relations between the neighbouring countries. Since mid-September ...
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Cheetah Chewed my Hair, Bottle Feeding a Baby Monkey, Freddie Mercury and Ethiopian Food

A cheetah chewed my hair!! I felt his teeth on my skull and there's cheetah slobber in my hair - I'll never wash it again! I also hand-fed a lion, bottle-fed a baby vervet monkey and been in an enclos...
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Famed Ethiopian artiste donates $36,000 to victims of Burayu violence

Teddy Afro a famed Ethiopian musician has donated one million birr (about $36,000) to victims of recent violence, according to the Ethiopian reporter news outlet. Violence in the town of Burayu locate...
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Nigerian fintech firm, Paga, raises $10 million funding to expand operations to Ethiopia, Mexico and the Philippines – Pulselive.co.ke

Paga has raised B2 investment of $10 million led by Global Innovation Fund and other investors. With the investment, Paga is planning to release its payments product in Ethiopia, Mexico, and the Phili...
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Ethiopia has world’s biggest internally displaced population

Ethiopia’s internal security lapses coupled with floods in parts of the country have earned them the unenviable record of global leader in internally displaced persons. According to the Geneva-based g...
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Ethiopia’s Oromo party changes name, logo ahead of 2020 vote

In Ethiopia, prime minister Ahmed Abiy’s political party, the Oromo People Democratic Organisation (OPDO) has rebranded, changing its name and logo as it seeks to position itself in the changing polit...
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Chinese Entrepreneur Tries to Bring Shenzhen Miracle to Ethiopia

(Bloomberg) -- The Ethiopian officials visiting Shenzhen saw how it was transformed from a tiny, southern fishing village into a manufacturing powerhouse within 35 years, spawning China’s economic mir...
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Chinese Entrepreneur Tries to Bring Shenzhen Miracle to Ethiopia

(Bloomberg) -- The Ethiopian officials visiting Shenzhen saw how it was transformed from a tiny, southern fishing village into a manufacturing powerhouse within 35 years, spawning China’s economic mir...
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From Land of Famine to Land of Hope: Will Ethiopia Become a Model for an African Upswing?

Ethiopia is one of the world’s least developed states. Yet for the past two decades the country has been making extraordinary progress. Targeted investment in health, education and employment ...
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‘Let the photos speak’: Eritrean who captured history shot by shot

Ghideon’s G.M.A Visafric captured history back in July 2018 when Eritrean president Isaias Afwerki signed a peace deal with Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed in Asmara. Beyond the peace deal, he has ...
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Ethiopia’s pop star Teddy Afro donated 1 million birr to Burayu massacre victims – borkena.com

borkena.comEthiopia's pop star Teddy Afro donated 1 million birr to Burayu massacre victimsborkena.comTeddy Afro, Ethiopia's most celebrated pop star, donated 1 million Ethiopian birr to victims of Burayu massacre today. He has also visited the victims including those who are displaced. “What we have done is nothing compared to the magnitude of the crisis.
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Somalia: Farah Moalin “Next Ethiopia President will Somali Ethnic”

Farah Maalim Dawaare, Kenya’s deputy parliament speaker has spoken positively about the future of the Somali politician in Ethiopia. He is in a state of political turmoil in Ethiopia and his Twitter a...
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Ethiopian president meets with Egypt’s ambassador in Addis Ababa

Ethiopian President Mulatu Teshome met Thursday with Egypt's Ambassador in Addis Ababa and Permanent Representative to African Union Abu Bakr Hanafy in the presidential palace, as Hanafy prepares to l...
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Ethiopian president meets with Egypt’s ambassador in Addis Ababa

Ethiopian President Mulatu Teshome met Thursday with Egypt's Ambassador in Addis Ababa and Permanent Representative to African Union Abu Bakr Hanafy in the presidential palace, as Hanafy prepares to l...
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OPDO Rebranding Itself

Microsoft Choose the Office that's right for you Microsoft More From Ethiopian News Agency - ENA Mulatu Bids Farewell for Departing Egyptian Ambassador Ethiopia Playing Imperative Role in Resolving Co...
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World Finance magazine explores an economic revival in Ethiopia, the inevitable decline of the nuclear power industry and more in its latest issue

LONDON, Sept. 21, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Ethiopia was the world’s fastest-growing economy in 2017, but over recent years, historic issues in sub-Saharan Africa have too often obscured the ...
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Ethiopia’s stunning reforms now challenged by deadly unrest

ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia — Ethiopia’s stunning political reforms are now threatened by long-standing ethnic tensions that have roared back to life since a young prime minister took power just five months ...
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Ethiopia’s Oromo party changes name, logo ahead of 2020 vote … – africanews

africanewsEthiopia's Oromo party changes name, logo ahead of 2020 vote ...africanewsIn Ethiopia, prime minister Ahmed Abiy's political party, the Oromo People Democratic Organisation (OPDO) has rebranded, changing its name and logo as it ...and more »
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World Directory of Minorities and Indigenous Peoples – Israel : Ethiopian Jews

Ethiopian Israelis, also known as Beta Israel, have been settling in the country for over three decades, with around a third of the approximately 140,000 community members born in Israel, yet they con...
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World Directory of Minorities and Indigenous Peoples – Israel : Ethiopian Jews

Ethiopian Israelis, also known as Beta Israel, have been settling in the country for over three decades, with around a third of the approximately 140,000 community members born in Israel, yet they con...
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Cheetah Chewed my Hair, Bottle Feeding a Baby Monkey, Freddie Mercury and Ethiopian Food

A cheetah chewed my hair!! I felt his teeth on my skull and there's cheetah slobber in my hair - I'll never wash it again! I also hand-fed a lion, bottle-fed a baby vervet monkey and been in an enclos...
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Ethiopian Electric Power to install mobile substations, transmission lines

Ethiopian Electric Power is inviting sealed bids from eligible and qualified bidders for the procurement, design, supply, installation, testing and commissioning of mobile substations and transmission ...
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Ethiopian Electric Power to install mobile substations, transmission lines

Ethiopian Electric Power is inviting sealed bids from eligible and qualified bidders for the procurement, design, supply, installation, testing and commissioning of mobile substations and transmission ...
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Ethiopia, DR Congo and Nigeria citizens among poorest on earth ― World Bank

NAIROBI, SEPTEMBER 21 ― Ethiopia, Democratic Republic of Congo and Nigeria are among countries with the poorest people in the World, a latest World Bank report indicate, as Sub-Sahara Africa hosts 26 ...
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Breaking the cycle of illness for kala azar patients in Ethiopia – Doctors Without Borders

Doctors Without BordersBreaking the cycle of illness for kala azar patients in EthiopiaDoctors Without BordersKasaye sits on his bed in the intensive care unit of the Doctors Without Borders/Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) health centers in Abdurafi, Ethiopia, a bottle of soda and some cookies in his hands. He looks incredibly frail and the simple acts of ...
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Untold stories: Yezeshewal Eshete, Ethiopia

HelpAge International is not responsible for the quality of Google Translate. We know it does not translate our terminology well in some languages and we will engage with Google to improve this in fut...
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Untold stories: Yezeshewal Eshete, Ethiopia

HelpAge International is not responsible for the quality of Google Translate. We know it does not translate our terminology well in some languages and we will engage with Google to improve this in fut...
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Untold stories: Yezeshewal Eshete, Ethiopia

HelpAge International is not responsible for the quality of Google Translate. We know it does not translate our terminology well in some languages and we will engage with Google to improve this in fut...
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Ethiopia has world’s biggest internally displaced population

Ethiopia’s internal security lapses coupled with floods in parts of the country have earned them the unenviable record of global leader in internally displaced persons. According to the Geneva-based g...
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Chinese Entrepreneur Tries to Bring Shenzhen Miracle to Ethiopia

(Bloomberg) -- The Ethiopian officials visiting Shenzhen saw how it was transformed from a tiny, southern fishing village into a manufacturing powerhouse within 35 years, spawning China’s economic mir...
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Half a tonne Ethiopian drug-like substance ‘Khat’ seized in Dhaka, Chattogram – bdnews24.com

bdnews24.comHalf a tonne Ethiopian drug-like substance 'Khat' seized in Dhaka, Chattogrambdnews24.comThe officials in the port city seized the 'Khat', which came to Bangladesh on Aug 30 by post as 'green tea', following a tip-off on Sept 6. They revealed the information on Thursday after physical tests of the substance, Chattogram Customs Commissioner ...and more »
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Ethiopia and Eritrea finally make peace – Positive.News

Positive.NewsEthiopia and Eritrea finally make peacePositive.NewsFamilies have been reunited after a decades-long conflict between Ethiopia and Eritrea came to a surprise end. Leaders of the nations signed a declaration of peace in July and agreed to re-establish trade and diplomatic ties. Within a fortnight, the ...Ethiopia: Done DealAllAfrica.comFormer Top Eritrean Official Arrested After Criticizing PresidentVoice of AmericaEritrea and Ethiopia sign fresh peace accord in Saudi ArabiaEast Africa Monitorall 6 news articles »
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Ethiopia EL Information Session: 10/1

Learn more about the Ethiopia EL trip at an information session on Monday, October 1, from 5 to 6 p.m. in 126 Quigley Hall. The Ethiopia EL will take place May 14 to June 1, 2019. The pre-departure se...
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Ethiopia EL Information Session: 10/1

Learn more about the Ethiopia EL trip at an information session on Monday, October 1, from 5 to 6 p.m. in 126 Quigley Hall. The Ethiopia EL will take place May 14 to June 1, 2019. The pre-departure se...
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Ethiopia has world’s biggest internally displaced population – africanews

africanewsEthiopia has world's biggest internally displaced populationafricanewsEthiopia's internal security lapses coupled with floods in parts of the country have earned them the unenviable record of global leader in internally displaced persons. According to the Geneva-based group, Internal Displacement Monitoring Center, IDMC, ...
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Ethiopia-Eritrea deal just the start of the long road to peace – Arab News

Arab NewsEthiopia-Eritrea deal just the start of the long road to peaceArab NewsThis week in Jeddah, the leaders of Ethiopia and Eritrea signed a peace deal that seeks to draw a line under two decades of hostilities. It's a stunning and momentous turnaround in the relationship between the neighbors. Until recently, they had been ...Eritrean president Afwerki returns to UAE on official visitafricanewsall 6 news articles »
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Ethiopia-Eritrea deal just the start of the long road to peace – Arab News

Arab NewsEthiopia-Eritrea deal just the start of the long road to peaceArab NewsThis week in Jeddah, the leaders of Ethiopia and Eritrea signed a peace deal that seeks to draw a line under two decades of hostilities. It's a stunning and momentous turnaround in the relationship between the neighbors. Until recently, they had been ...Eritrean president Afwerki returns to UAE on official visitafricanewsall 6 news articles »
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Famed Ethiopian artiste donates $36000 to victims of Burayu violence – africanews

africanewsFamed Ethiopian artiste donates $36000 to victims of Burayu violenceafricanewsTeddy Afro a famed Ethiopian musician has donated one million birr (about $36,000) to victims of recent violence, according to the Ethiopian reporter news outlet. Violence in the town of Burayu located on the outskirts of the capital Addis Ababa ...58 killed in Ethnic Violence in EthiopiaPlus TV Africa (press release) (blog)“The people of Oromo despise opportunists,” PM Abiy told conference participantsborkena.comOromo Freedom Fighters in Addis Ababa Hail Eritrean President Issias AferwerkiModern Ghana (press release) (blog)all 15 news articles »
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Ethiopian police detains gov’t officials as death toll from deadly attack reaches 26

ADDIS ABABA, Sept. 20 (Xinhua) -- Ethiopia's Oromia regional state on Thursday announced the arrest of regional security officers and government officials for failing to discharge their responsibiliti...
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Ethiopian police detains gov’t officials as death toll from deadly attack reaches 26

ADDIS ABABA, Sept. 20 (Xinhua) -- Ethiopia's Oromia regional state on Thursday announced the arrest of regional security officers and government officials for failing to discharge their responsibiliti...
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Ethiopia identified as key growth market ahead of Africa Hotel Investment Forum

Ethiopia once again heads the league for hotel development in East Africa, according to a regional focus from the influential annual hotel pipeline survey by Lagos-based W Hospitality Group. Details o...
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Ethiopia: Beware the ‘Greeks’ Bearing Gifts

columnBy Ambessaw Assegued ([email protected]). Following the olive branch afforded opposition parties by the ruling coalition, activists and politicians have been flooding the nation.
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Ethiopia: Glass Ceiling That Remains

columnBy Hanna Haile ([email protected])hanna Haile ([email protected]) Is an Ethiopian Writer and Social Worker. She Is One of the Organizers of Poetic Saturdays At Fendika Cultural ...
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Meskel Holiday Party in Brooklyn, NY w/ Ethiopia’s Fendika Dance Group

New York (TADIAS) — This month a festive Meskel holiday party is coming to Brooklyn, New York featuring Ethiopia’s internationally acclaimed Fendika cultural dance group all the way from Addis Ababa a...
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Famed Ethiopian artiste donates $36,000 to victims of Burayu violence

Teddy Afro a famed Ethiopian musician has donated one million birr (about $36,000) to victims of recent violence, according to the Ethiopian reporter news outlet. Violence in the town of Burayu locate...
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Briefing note: Comprehensive Refugee Response Framework (CRRF) Ethiopia (August 2018)

Ethiopia made nine pledges to comprehensively respond to refugee needs and is formulating a National Comprehensive Refugee Response Strategy (NCRRS) The Comprehensive Refugee Response Framework ...
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Big E Judges Voted For The Fair’s Best Foods, Now It’s Your Turn

Walia Ethiopian Restaurant opened in June on Main Street in downtown Manchester, offering traditional Ethiopian foods seasoned with authentic East African flavors. Story here. Walia Ethiopian Restaura...
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Eliud Kipchoge – an all-time great

The Ethiopian legend received 45.6% of the votes with Emil Zátopek runner-up followed by Kenenisa Bekele, Mo Farah, Paavo Nurmi, Lasse Viren and Abebe Bikila. Eliud Kipchoge was not even an option but ...
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Ethiopia Signs a Country Programme Framework (CPF) for 2018–2023

Shumete G. Woldeamanuel, State Minister, Ministry of Science and Technology, and Dazhu Yang, IAEA Deputy Director General and Head of the Department of Technical Cooperation, signed Ethiopia’s Country ...
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Half a tonne Ethiopian drug-like substance ‘Khat’ seized in Dhaka, Chattogram

The officials in the port city seized the ‘Khat’, which came to Bangladesh on Aug 30 by post as ‘green tea’, following a tip-off on Sept 6. They revealed the information on Thursday after ...
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Nigeria to suspend national airline project

The plan was for the government to own no more than 5 percent. The chief executive of Ethiopian Airlines said in August the airline was frontrunner to set up and manage the carrier. Nigeria ...
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Half a tonne Ethiopian drug-like substance ‘Khat’ seized in Dhaka, Chattogram

The officials in the port city seized the ‘Khat’, which came to Bangladesh on Aug 30 by post as ‘green tea’, following a tip-off on Sept 6. They revealed the information on Thursday after ...
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Israel Set To Approve Immigration For 1000 Ethiopian Jews Without Word For The Remaining 7000

Of the African country’s 8000 Jews, the Israeli government announced that it would be absorbing 1000 Ethiopian Jews. This figure is just a fraction of those who want to move to Israel. Prime Minister ...
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Israel Set To Approve Immigration For 1000 Ethiopian Jews Without Word For The Remaining 7000

Of the African country’s 8000 Jews, the Israeli government announced that it would be absorbing 1000 Ethiopian Jews. This figure is just a fraction of those who want to move to Israel. Prime Minister ...
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Ethiopian-Eritrean peace: Catalyst for stability

Egyptian Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukri met Eritrean President Isaias Afwerki last week in Asmara. It was Shoukri’s first visit to the country after it restored diplomatic relations with ...
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Ethiopian-Eritrean peace: Catalyst for stability

Egyptian Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukri met Eritrean President Isaias Afwerki last week in Asmara. It was Shoukri’s first visit to the country after it restored diplomatic relations with ...
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Hundreds of thousands in Ethiopia welcome once-banned group

ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia – Hundreds of thousands of Ethiopians gathered on Saturday to welcome returning leaders of the once-banned Oromo Liberation Front amid sweeping reforms to bring opposition groups ...
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Hundreds of thousands in Ethiopia welcome once-banned group

ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia – Hundreds of thousands of Ethiopians gathered on Saturday to welcome returning leaders of the once-banned Oromo Liberation Front amid sweeping reforms to bring opposition groups ...
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58 killed in Ethiopia ethnic violence – Daily Nation

Daily Nation58 killed in Ethiopia ethnic violenceDaily NationPeople gather at Meskel Square in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, on September 17, 2018 to protest against the killing of 23 people and displacement of residents in Burayu town over the weekend. The death toll on September 19 reached 58. PHOTO | MAHEDER ...
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Sierra Leone Sports: 42 people to Ethiopia for football game

The Head of Media and Marketing at the Sierra Leone Football Association, Ibrahim Kamara, said has said a 42-person delegation of officials and players will make the trip to Addis Ababa, Ethiopia ...
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Chinese Entrepreneur Tries to Bring Shenzhen Miracle to Ethiopia

(Bloomberg) -- The Ethiopian officials visiting Shenzhen saw how it was transformed from a tiny, southern fishing village into a manufacturing powerhouse within 35 years, spawning China’s economic mir...
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Toll from Ethiopia bloodshed at least 58

ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia – At least 58 people were killed during a weekend of ethnic violence in Ethiopia's capital, an Amnesty International researcher told the Agence France-Presse (AFP) on Wednesday, ...
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Ethiopia: Rophnan – Roots With Rare Genre

Rophnan Nuri, Rophy, was only 16 when he started producing music, literally six years after his first performance before his classmates. The ninth child of a family of 10, he has gone through a ...
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Statement by the Chairperson of the Commission on the attacks against civilians in Burayu, Ethiopia

Addis Ababa, 19 September 2018: The Chairperson of the Commission of the African Union, Moussa Faki Mahamat, has received with utmost sadness and shock the news of the attack during the weekend ...
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