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    • WHO urges family support for diabetes patients

      APA-Monrovia (Liberia) — As countries around the world observe “World Diabetes Day,” Wednesday, the World Health Organization (WHO) Regional Director for Africa, Dr. Matshidiso Moeti, has stressed the need...

    • Kenya looks to coast guard to stem revenue loss

      APA-Nairobi (Kenya) — Kenya is now set to join a group of elite African countries with highly specialized service guarding territorial waters with the planned launch of the coast guard service, the gove...

    • Kabila's 'anointed successor' consults Namibian leader

      APA-Windhoek (Namibia) — Emmanuel Ramazani Shadary, the presidential candidate for the ruling People's Party for Reconstruction and Democracy (PPRD) in the Democratic Republic of Congo on Wednesday briefed...


    14-Nov-2018 to 11:12

    Extraordinary session of AU Executive Council opens

    APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — The 20th extraordinary session of the Executive Council of the African Union (AU) opened Wednesday at the AU headquarters in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia.

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    13-Nov-2018 to 10:04

    South African telecom company eyes entry into Ethiopia’s market

    APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — South African telecommunication company, Vodacom is eyeing an entry into Ethiopia, Africa’s fastest-growing and second-most populous country, in partnership with its Kenyan associate company, Safaricom, CEO Shameel Joosub said.

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    13-Nov-2018 to 10:00

    Ethiopia arrests over 63 officials for alleged human right abuses, corruption

    APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — The Ethiopian police have detained a total of 63 suspects allegedly committing human right violations and corruptionduring the past two decades.

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    12-Nov-2018 to 15:14

    Ethiopia makes $628m in revenue in three months from foreign trade

    APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — Ethiopia has earned $628 million in revenue from foreign trade in the first quarter of this Ethiopian fiscal year which ended on October 10, 2018.

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    08-Nov-2018 to 11:21

    Ethiopia’s economy forecast to grow 8.5 percent - IMF

    APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — Ethiopia’s economy is forecast to grow 8.5 percent this Ethiopian fiscal year which will end on July 7, 2019, according to IMF Economic Outlook for Africa.

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    05-Nov-2018 to 11:47

    AfCFTA can propel Africa towards greater development - Nigeria’s Trade Minister

    APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — The African Continental Free Trade Agreement (AfCFTA) has huge potential to move Africa to dizzy heights of development on the platform of the African Union’s Agenda 2063, says Nigeria’s Industry, Trade and Investment Minister Okechukwu E. Enelamah, UNECA reported in statement on Monday.

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    02-Nov-2018 to 16:58

    Ethiopia introduces visa-on-arrival for Africans

    APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — The government of Ethiopia on Friday officially launched the issuance of visa on arrival for all African citizens, at an event at the African Union (AU) Headquarters in Addis Ababa.

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