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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

Qatar, Ethiopia played role in lifting US sanctions on Sudan

Qatar, Ethiopia played role in lifting US sanctions on Sudan
January 20, 2017
Africa/World

A Sudanese official revealed yesterday that intense diplomatic efforts made by Sudan to persuade other countries and international bodies that …More Here

Party official warns president Salva Kiir of Looming “revolution”

Party official warns president Salva Kiir of Looming “revolution”
January 9, 2017
Africa/World

January 8, 2017 (JUBA)- A former South Sudanese official has warned President Salva Kiir of a looming “revolution” should he …More Here

Ethiopia, irreplaceable player in Horn of Africa’s peace and stability – French envoy

Ethiopia, irreplaceable player in Horn of Africa’s peace and stability – French envoy
January 5, 2017
Africa/World

The French ambassador to Ethiopia has underlined the indispensable role Addis Ababa plays in matters to do with regional peace …More Here

Ethiopia begins two-year term serving on UN Security Council

Ethiopia begins two-year term serving on UN Security Council
January 4, 2017
Africa/World

Ethiopia has joined the United Nations Security Council. The African nation is serving a two-year stint on the 15-member council, …More Here

Tests Show Ebola Vaccine is Highly Effective

Tests Show Ebola Vaccine is Highly Effective
December 23, 2016
Africa/World

Final test results confirm an experimental Ebola vaccine is highly effective, a major milestone that could help prevent the spread …More Here

Ethiopian troop withdrawal from Somalia exposes peacekeeping problems

Ethiopian troop withdrawal from Somalia exposes peacekeeping problems
December 16, 2016
Africa/World

Since October, Ethiopia has been withdrawing troops from Somalia. The redeployment highlights problems with the international community’s funding of military …More Here

PM Hailemariam Desalegn: Troops are ready for deployment to South Sudan

PM Hailemariam Desalegn: Troops are ready for deployment to South Sudan
December 16, 2016
Africa/World

The slow response by the UN in providing logistics for the regional protection force has delayed the deployment of more …More Here

World Bank lauds Ethiopia’s economic growth in a report

World Bank lauds Ethiopia’s economic growth in a report
December 8, 2016
Africa/World

Strong economic growth continued in 2014-15, but the drought slowed down Ethiopia’s growth to 8 percent in 2015-16. Exports have …More Here

Ethiopia ends Riek Machar’s stay in the country

Ethiopia ends Riek Machar’s stay in the country
December 6, 2016
Africa/World

South Sudan’s former vice president Riek Machar has suffered a fresh blow. His activities in neighbouring Ethiopia are to be …More Here