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13-Apr-2021 to 17:53

Africa's confirmed COVID-19 cases top 4 million

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — The Africa Centers for Disease Control (Africa CDC) said the number of confirmed COVID-19 cases in Africa has reached 4,350,512 as of Monday.

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13-Apr-2021 to 16:58

Some 34 people drown off Djibouti-IOM

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — At least 34 people have drowned after a boat capsized off the coast of Djibouti, the International Organisation for Migration (IOM) has said.

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12-Apr-2021 to 22:26

Ethiopia launches refugee vaccination against COVID-19

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — Ethiopia on Monday announced the launching of a vaccination exercise targeting refugees against COVID-19 in one of the camps in the west of the country.

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12-Apr-2021 to 22:00

Severe fuel shortage hits Ethiopian capital

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — A severe fuel shortage has hit Ethiopia resulting in long queues at petrol stations in Addis Ababa and other major cities.

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12-Apr-2021 to 09:36

Ethiopia: 300 killed in ethnic clashes - Chief Ombudsman

APA- Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — At least 300 people were killed in clashes involving Ethiopia's two largest ethnic groups over several days last month, chief ombudsman said.

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12-Apr-2021 to 08:58

Ethiopia's Nile neighbours reject dam data sharing proposal

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — Egypt and Sudan have categorically rejected Ethiopia’s proposal to share data on the filling of its controversial hydro-power dam on the Nile River, APA has learnt on Monday.

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11-Apr-2021 to 09:33

Tanzania war on graft: Picking up from where Magufuli left off

APA-Dodoma (Tanzania) — Tanzania's new female president is fast gaining a no-nonsense reputation as a tough customer against graft, picking up from where her late predecessor John Pembe Magufuli has left off.

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