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04-Apr-2021 to 08:19

Ethiopia rejects targeted attacks against ethnic Amhara people in Oromia, other...

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia — Five opposition political parties issued a joint statement condemning targeted attacks against ethnic Amhara people in Oromia, Benishangul-Gumuz and other Regional States of Ethiopia.

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03-Apr-2021 to 17:11

Ethiopia to provide anti COVID-19 vaccine to 65+ year old citizens

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — Ethiopia is set to launch the second phase of its coronavirus vaccination drive with everyone above the age of 65 now eligible for the jab as of next Monday.

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02-Apr-2021 to 17:01

Egypt, Ethiopia, Sudan to meet in Kinshasa for controversial dam talks

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — The foreign ministers of Egypt, Ethiopia and Sudan will meet in Kinshasa from Saturday for talks on the controversial Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam on the Blue Nile, Democratic Republic of the Congo officials said.

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01-Apr-2021 to 13:05

At least 28 civilians killed by rebel forces in western Ethiopia

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — At least 28 civilians were killed by the rebel Oromo Liberation Front (OLF) in western Ethiopia, the Oromia Regional State has said in a statement.

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31-Mar-2021 to 22:36

Ethiopia gets $500m World Bank credit to increase electricity access

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — The World Bank approved a $500 million International Development Association (IDA) credit to support Ethiopia’s goal of achieving universal electricity access by 2025.

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30-Mar-2021 to 18:53

Ethiopia qualifies for 2022 Africa Cup of Nations

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — The Ethiopian National Football Team has qualified for the 2022 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) after eight years of absences from the continental competition.

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30-Mar-2021 to 18:44

Investigation into rape allegations against Rwanda Managing Editor opened

APA - Kigali (Rwanda) — Rwanda Investigation Bureau (RIB) have opened investigations into a young female journalist’s allegation she was raped by the current Managing Editor of 'The Chronicles' one of the main independent newspaper, Dr Christopher Kayumba.

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