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    18-Jan-2019 to 13:15

    About 36m children in Ethiopia multi-dimensionally poor-Report

    APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — An estimated 36 million of a total population of 41 million children under the age of 18 in Ethiopia are multi-dimensionally poor, meaning they are deprived of basic goods and services in at least three dimensions, says a new report released Friday by the Central Statistical Agency and UNICEF.

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    18-Jan-2019 to 12:33

    Ethiopia tenders construction of six mega solar projects

    APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — An international bid for the construction of six mega solar projects with an outlay of about $800 million is going to be issued soon, a senior official said on Friday.

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    18-Jan-2019 to 09:29

    African leaders call for suspension of election results in DRC

    APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — African leaders including representatives of the Southern African regional bloc, SADC, have called for the suspension of the proclamation of the final results of the recent elections in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC).

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    17-Jan-2019 to 09:18

    Ethiopian army detains 835 rebel troops

    APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — Ethiopian army has detained 835 armed members of the rebel Oromo Liberation Front (OLF) in a massive campaign it carried out in western part of the country.

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    16-Jan-2019 to 08:59

    Armed groups rob 18 banks in western Ethiopia

    APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — About 18 government and private banks have been robbed in west Wollega, Kelem Wollega and Horo Guduru Wollega zones in Oromia regional state of Ethiopia, said the regional state’s communication affairs bureau on Wednesday.

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    15-Jan-2019 to 15:04

    Ethiopia gets new irrigation dam

    APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — Ethiopia is to inaugurate yet another dam project with a capacity of irrigating 13,425 hectare of land, the country’s Ministry of Water, Irrigation and energy disclosed on Tuesday.

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    14-Jan-2019 to 17:23

    Ethiopia, Dubai-based firm seal power deal

    APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — Ethiopia’s Ministry of Water, Irrigation and Electricity has signed an MoU with the Gulf Electricity Interconnection Authority and the International Energy Linking Organization (GEIDCO) to start a feasibility study of power link between the country and Gulf countries.

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