16-Feb-2019 to 10:47

Ethiopian Maj.Gen. is new UNISFA force commander

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres on Friday appointed Major General Mehari Zewde of Ethiopia as force commander of the United Nations Interim Security Force for Abyei (UNISFA).

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16-Feb-2019 to 10:21

Ethiopia, Kenya poised to tackle border skirmishes

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — Ethiopia and Kenya through their joint border commission have agreed to establish a peace committee to resolve issues that could disturb peace and security of residents in border areas, the Foreign Affairs ministry in Addis Ababa disclosed on Saturday in a statement.

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15-Feb-2019 to 18:12

African Minerals Development Centre moves from ECA to AU Commission

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — The Economic Commission for Africa on Friday officially handed over the African Minerals Development Centre (AMDC) to the African Union Commission (AUC) following its inception in 2012.

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15-Feb-2019 to 17:25

Ethiopia set for 1.8m tons of coffee in 2024

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — Africa’s biggest coffee producer, Ethiopia has set to triple its production from current 600,000 tons to 1.8 million tons by 2024.

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15-Feb-2019 to 17:09

CSOs want more funding for African health sector

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — The Economic Commission for Africa and the World Health Organization on Friday hosted a meeting in Addis Ababa to discuss women’s health issues in Ethiopia.

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14-Feb-2019 to 13:10

Over 20 percent of Africans undernourished- Report

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — A report released today revealed that 257 million people in Africa, over 20 percent of the population, are undernourished.

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14-Feb-2019 to 13:08

Road connecting Ethiopia, Kenya raises trade by 400 percent-Official

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — The road connecting Ethiopia and Kenya has raised trade by 400 percent between the countries, according the African Development Bank (AfDB).

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