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12-Aug-2020 to 17:11

UNECA launches price watch center in Africa

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — The United Nations Economic Commission for Africa (ECA) has launched a first-of-its-kind continental tool that offers a unique view of price variations in African countries, regional economic communities and at continental level.

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12-Aug-2020 to 17:09

Dozens of protesters killed in southern Ethiopia

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — Dozens of protesters were shot dead by security forces and dozens others wounded in Sodo town, capital of the Walayita zone in southern Ethiopia, APA learned on Wednesday.

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11-Aug-2020 to 18:16

Ethiopia to begin registration of privately held firearms-Official

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — Ethiopia is set to begin registration of privately held firearms shortly, an official has said.

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11-Aug-2020 to 18:01

Flood displaces over 40,000 people in Ethiopia’s Afar region

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — Flood, which was caused by heavy down pour and over flow of the Awash River, displaced more than 40,000 people in Afar regional state of Ethiopia, reports said on Tuesday.

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10-Aug-2020 to 11:49

Uganda: Opposition leader's anger as church building demolished

APA-Kampala (Uganda) — Veteran opposition leader Kizza Besigye has expressed anger over Sunday's demolition of a church building in the town of Ndeeba, in Lubanga district, central Uganda.

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09-Aug-2020 to 16:36

Stranded Rwandans flown home from Belgium

APA - Kigali (Rwanda) — The first batch of Rwandan passengers from Europe who were last week barred from boarding a flight out of Belgium have arrived in Kigali, an official source confirmed to APA on Sunday.

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04-Aug-2020 to 16:48

Covid-19: Ethiopia set to test 17m people

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — Ethiopia is set to conduct close to 17 million laboratory tests against coronavirus infections during the nationwide testing and prevention campaign underway across the country.

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