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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

Addis one of 10 recipients to receive the prestigious C40 Cities Awards 2016

Addis one of 10 recipients to receive the prestigious C40 Cities Awards 2016
December 2, 2016
Africa/World

Eleven cities were honored yesterday at an awards ceremony in Mexico City. The C40 Cities Awards recognize the world’s most …More Here

Ethiopia mourns Fidel Castro

Ethiopia mourns Fidel Castro
November 29, 2016
Africa/World

Ethiopia has sent its condolences to the government and people of Cuba following Fidel Castro’s death. Coletta Wanjohi has the …More Here

Machar prevented from entering Ethiopia, forced to return to South Africa

Machar prevented from entering Ethiopia, forced to return to South Africa
November 22, 2016
Africa/World

November 21, 2016 (JUBA) –The leader of South Sudan’s armed opposition faction (SPLM-IO), Riek Machar has been prevented from entering …More Here

Moroccan King makes maiden trip to Ethiopia

Moroccan King makes maiden trip to Ethiopia
November 20, 2016
Africa/World

The king of Morrocco has arrived for a three day state visit. That of course comes on the back of …More Here

Survey: Africans optimistic despite corruption

Survey: Africans optimistic despite corruption
November 15, 2016
Africa/World

Most people in three African countries have an optimistic outlook despite continuing anger at corruption and economic woes, a survey …More Here