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Egypt pledges to stop anti-peace forces threatening Ethiopia

Egypt pledges to stop anti-peace forces threatening Ethiopia
April 20, 2017
Africa/World

Ethiopia’s Prime Minister, Hailemariam Desalegn, has told local media that north African neighbour Egypt had agreed to stop the activities …More Here

Migrant crisis: ‘Nearly 100 missing after Libya boat sinks’

Migrant crisis: ‘Nearly 100 missing after Libya boat sinks’
April 14, 2017
Africa/World

At least 97 African migrants, including women and children, are missing after their boat sank off the Libyan coast, a …More Here

US Imposes New Sanctions on Eritrea

US Imposes New Sanctions on Eritrea
April 9, 2017
Africa/World

WASHINGTON — Eritrea has once again found itself on the wrong side of international norms as a U.N. report accused …More Here

Ethiopia and Tanzania to build Africa’s biggest cargo hub in Dar es Salaam

Ethiopia and Tanzania to build Africa’s biggest cargo hub in Dar es Salaam
April 1, 2017
Africa/World

Ethiopia’s Prime Minister, Hailemariam Desalegn, is in Tanzania to strengthen ties with President John Magufuli. The two leaders announced plans …More Here

South Sudanese President calls for international assistance

South Sudanese President calls for international assistance
February 26, 2017
Africa/World

South Sudan’s President Salva Kiir is calling on international assistance on humanitarian aid. In an exclusive interview with CGTN’s Girum …More Here

UN warning of the worst drought in Africa in 60 years

UN warning of the worst drought in Africa in 60 years
February 18, 2017
Africa/World

The UN has warned parts of Africa are facing the worst drought in 60 years. By some accounts, more than …More Here

Somalia beefs up security ahead of presidential vote

Somalia beefs up security ahead of presidential vote
February 7, 2017
Africa/World

Mogadishu and surrounding areas are on lockdown after increase in al-Shabab attacks in lead-up to election. Somalia’s capital is on …More Here

Tedros Adhanom one of the 3 finalist for the post of WHO Director-General

Tedros Adhanom one of the 3 finalist for the post of WHO Director-General
January 26, 2017
Africa/World

The WHO Executive Board selected by vote the following 3 candidates to be presented to World Health Assembly as nominees …More Here

South Sudan denies diplomatic row with Ethiopia

South Sudan denies diplomatic row with Ethiopia
January 25, 2017
Africa/World

January 24, 2014 (JUBA) – The South Sudanese presidency has issued a statement denying existence of a diplomatic row with …More Here

Diplomatic row breaks out between South Sudan and Ethiopia

Diplomatic row breaks out between South Sudan and Ethiopia
January 24, 2017
Africa/World

A diplomatic row has broken out between South Sudan and neighbouring Ethiopia following rumours on social media that President Salva …More Here