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Kenya to back Ethiopia’s candidate for WHO director-genera

Kenya to back Ethiopia’s candidate for WHO director-genera
August 23, 2016
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(EBC; August) – Kenya appears to have thrown its weight behind Ethiopia’s candidate for the position of executive director of …More Here

What is triggering Ethiopia’s unrest?

What is triggering Ethiopia’s unrest?
August 15, 2016
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Aljazeera: What is triggering Ethiopia’s unrest? Presenter: Folly Bah Thibault Guests: Getachew Reda – Ethiopian communications affairs minister Felix Horne …More Here

IGAD Plus to push for Machar’s restoration

IGAD Plus to push for Machar’s restoration
August 9, 2016
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In a closed session held on August 5, 2016 at Sheraton Addis, the regional block, the Intergovernmental Authority on Development …More Here

Major rebel groups sign AU-brokered road map to peace in Sudan

Major rebel groups sign AU-brokered road map to peace in Sudan
August 9, 2016
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Efforts to reach a deal to end the long-running conflict in Sudan have received a big boost. Major rebel movements …More Here

South Sudan says UN draft proposal not consistent with IGAD communique

South Sudan says UN draft proposal not consistent with IGAD communique
August 9, 2016
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August 8, 2016 (JUBA) – South Sudanese government on Monday said they were disappointed by a new development in New …More Here

Sudan, Egypt and Ethiopia to sign contracts on Dam impact studies: minister

Sudan, Egypt and Ethiopia to sign contracts on Dam impact studies: minister
July 9, 2016
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Egyptian Minister of Water Resources and Irrigation Mohamed Abdel Ati on Saturday said the final contracts on the impact studies …More Here

MK Neguise moved to tears in Ethiopian parliament

MK Neguise moved to tears in Ethiopian parliament
July 8, 2016
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Likud MK Avraham Neguise spoke with tears welling up in his eyes on Thursday about what it meant for him …More Here

Italy recovers 217 bodies from hull of 2015 migrant shipwreck

Italy recovers 217 bodies from hull of 2015 migrant shipwreck
July 7, 2016
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ROME (Reuters) – Italian emergency workers have recovered 217 bodies from the wreck of a boat that sank in the …More Here

Israeli premier in Ethiopia on last leg of landmark African tour

Israeli premier in Ethiopia on last leg of landmark African tour
July 7, 2016
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Israeli Prime Minister, Benjamin Netanyahu has arrived in Ethiopia today on the final leg of his historic African tour that …More Here

AU pushes for dialogue in Democratic Republic of Congo

AU pushes for dialogue in Democratic Republic of Congo
July 5, 2016
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The political stand-off in the Democratic Republic of Congo is raising concerns in the African Union. The regional bloc is …More Here