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31-Jan-2023 to 12:30

Development partners commit $30bn to boost agricultural productivity

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — The African Development Bank (AfDB) on Monday said development partners agreed to commit $30 billion to boost agricultural productivity and become a breadbasket for the world.

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30-Jan-2023 to 12:34

Strengthening the voice of disabled women in Tanzania

APA-Dar es Salaam (Tanzania) — When Nuru Awadh was six years old, she lost her father and had to leave the home she always knew to live with her aunt, where she did most of the cooking and cleaning.

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30-Jan-2023 to 09:25

Shabaab under the cosh as commanders killed

APA-Mogadishu (Somalia) — The pressure on al-Shabaab could never be greater after several of its outfield commanders and scores of their foot soldiers were liquidated by a lethal combination of Somali military raids and US precision strikes.

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30-Jan-2023 to 09:12

Sudan's military leader in Chad to engineer closer ties

APA-Khartoum (Sudan) — The head of Sudan's military junta Abdell Fattal al-Burhan is in the Chadian capital Ndjamena to engineer closer ties with its neighbour, officials in Khartoum said.

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28-Jan-2023 to 20:24

Ethiopian athletes dominate indoor races in Germany

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — Abdisa Fayisa won the 3000m men’s race in a world age-17 best of 7:40.35 as Ethiopian athletes swept first five places in the women’s contest at the World Indoor Tour in Germany.

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28-Jan-2023 to 19:24

Ethiopian gov't 'open to talks' with Oromo insurgents

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed said his government is open to talks with the rebel Oromo Liberation Army (OLA), but he doubts the group's cohesion.

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28-Jan-2023 to 17:22

Mogadishu: AU's newly deployed senior military officers inducted

APA-Mogadishu (Somalia) — Fifteen newly deployed military staff officers for the African Union Transition Mission in Somalia (ATMIS) have concluded a week-long induction on the range of Mission Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs).

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