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    • Zimbabwe books place at AFCON 2019 finals

      APA-Harare (Zimbabwe) — Zimbabwe booked a place at the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations finals in Egypt, courtesy of a 2-0 win over the Republic of Congo in a Group G tie played at the National Sport Stadium in...

    • Qualifier: Ghana U-23s wallop Gabon 4-0

      APA-Accra (Ghana) — Ghana’s U-23 national team the Black Meteors took a giant step toward qualifying for the Under 23 AFCON in Egypt after walloping Gabon 4-0 in a game played at the Accra Sports Stad...

    • Namibia through to Afcon tournament despite defeat

      APA-Windhoek (Namibia) — Namibia has qualified to the 2019 African Cup of Nations (Afcon) finals in Egypt, despite suffering a heavy defeat by Zambia in Lusaka on Saturday night.


    22-Mar-2019 to 13:30

    Ethiopia requests repatriation of remains of Prince Alemayehu

    APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — Ethiopia requested the repatriation of the remains of Prince Alemayehu, son of Emperor Tewodros II.

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    22-Mar-2019 to 13:11

    Smart ways of buying Africa’s railway vehicles, up for debate at COM2019

    APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — An event to kick start solid arrangements for the innovative financing of railway vehicles that would ply the African Integrated High Speed Railway Network, one of the African Union’s Agenda 2063’s flagship infrastructure programs in Marrakech, Morocco on Saturday March 23.

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    22-Mar-2019 to 13:01

    ECA urges African countries to improve capacity in revenue collection

    APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — The ability to increase revenue collection is significant to Africa’s capacity to finance its development, in particular Agendas 2030 and 2063, according to Economic Commission Economic for Africa (ECA).

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    21-Mar-2019 to 14:06

    Britain returns Ethiopian emperor’s hair

    APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — Britain has lived up to its promise made to Ethiopia last month by returning the hair of Emperor Tewodors II.

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    15-Mar-2019 to 10:24

    Ethiopia crash: Flight black boxes sent to France

    APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — The Flight Data Recorder (FDR) and Cockpit Voice Recorder (CVR) which were recovered from the crash site of Ethiopian Airlines flight 302 earlier this week, have been taken to Paris, France for further analysis.

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    11-Mar-2019 to 10:56

    Ethiopia: Ill-fated plane’s black box "recovered"

    APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — Ethiopian state media has tweeted that the black box recorder of the ill-fated plane which crashed at a farmland outside Addis Ababa on Sunday has been recovered from the crash site.

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    11-Mar-2019 to 09:57

    Ethiopia grounds all its B-737 Max 8 planes

    APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — Ethiopia Airlines has announced it is grounding all its B-737-8 MAX fleet until further notice in the aftermath of Sunday’s aviation disaster involving a plane of the same make.

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