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Turbine transformation: Ethiopia turns on to wind energy

Turbine transformation: Ethiopia turns on to wind energy
December 20, 2016
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The turbine of Ashegoda Wind farm in Northern Ethiopia. Which was the largest wind farm in sub-sahara Africa when it …More Here

Ethiopian PM says state of emergency was warranted

Ethiopian PM says state of emergency was warranted
December 20, 2016
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Ethiopia’s Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn said his government has blocked the social media service in his country.The prime minister said …More Here

Egyptian-Gulf relations take new dip after Saudi visit to Ethiopia dam

Egyptian-Gulf relations take new dip after Saudi visit to Ethiopia dam
December 20, 2016
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A Saudi visit to Ethiopia and a tweet falsely attributed to a Qatari official have harmed relations between Cairo and …More Here

Ethiopia launches hydro-electric plant Gibe 3

Ethiopia launches hydro-electric plant Gibe 3
December 19, 2016
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Ethiopia has inaugurated a 1.5 billion dollars hydro-electric generating dam. Located in southern region of the country, the Gibe 3 …More Here

Saudi delegation visits Ethiopia’s dam project

Saudi delegation visits Ethiopia’s dam project
December 19, 2016
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A high-level official Saudi delegation visited the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD) during a short visit to Ethiopia on Friday, …More Here

China Hands Over Hydropower Rehabilitation Project to Ethiopia

China Hands Over Hydropower Rehabilitation Project to Ethiopia
December 19, 2016
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China on Thursday handed over a hydropower plant rehabilitation project to Ethiopia. With an installed generating capacity of 6.6MW, the …More Here

Britain gives £5 million to the Ethiopian Spice Girls for their new talk show… on top of the £4 million we’ve already handed them

Britain gives £5 million to the Ethiopian Spice Girls for their new talk show… on top of the £4 million we’ve already handed them
December 19, 2016
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UK taxpayers have picked up a new £5.2million bill to fund a talk show for Ethiopia’s own Spice Girls. Yegna, …More Here

Joint company to manage Ethiopia – Djibouti railway

Joint company to manage Ethiopia – Djibouti railway
December 19, 2016
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Ethiopia’s Minister of Transport Ahmed Shide and his Djiboutian counterpart Mohammed Abdulkadir Musa have signed an agreement to establish a …More Here

Completion of Gibe III hydroelectric dam heralds cheaper electricity for Ethiopians

Completion of Gibe III hydroelectric dam heralds cheaper electricity for Ethiopians
December 16, 2016
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The construction of Gibe III hydroelectric dam, which is located 470km south west of Addis Ababa, has been fully completed …More Here

African Development Bank lends $159 mln to Ethiopian Airlines

African Development Bank lends $159 mln to Ethiopian Airlines
December 16, 2016
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Ethiopian Airlines will get a $159 million loan from the African Development Bank to help finance an expansion plan that …More Here