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    • Ramaphosa visits Ladysmith Black Mambazo founder

      APA-Mthatha (South Africa) — South African President Cyril Ramaphosa paid a courtesy visit to the home of the founder of the multi-Grammy Award-winning acapella music group Ladysmith Black Mambazo on Saturday.

    • Double joy for S/Africa at Two Oceans Marathon

      APA-Cape Town (South Africa) — There was double joy for South Africa in Saturday’s Two Oceans Marathon in Cape Town, with triple Comrades Marathon champion Bongumusa Mthembu winning the ultra-leg of the men’s se...

    • S/Africa’s iconic photographer Bongani Mnguni laid to rest

      APA-Johannesburg (South Africa) — One of South Africa's most renowned photographers, Bongani Mnguni, who gained global recognition for his documentation of black people's struggles against apartheid, was laid to re...


    05-Apr-2019 to 12:48

    Ethiopia wins four golds at ANOCA5 youth games in Rwanda

    APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — Team Ethiopia, who is currently taking part at the Association of National Olympic Committees of Africa (ANOCA) Zone 5 Youth Games, has so far bagged 4 gold medals in athletics.

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    05-Apr-2019 to 12:17

    “MCAS error” caused Ethiopian plane crash - Boeing

    APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — Boeing CEO, Dennis Muilenburg said following the release of a preliminary report on the Ethiopian Airlines flight ET 302 tragic craqsh last month, that it was apparent that a suspect feature called the Manoeuvering Characteristics Augmentation System, known as MCAS, was activated in response to data errors in the system.

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    04-Apr-2019 to 14:26

    Report sheds light on Ethiopian Airlines crash

    APA - Kigali (Rwanda) — Ethiopian Airlines jet crashed on March 10th despite pilots following all Boeing recommended and approved emergency procedures, according to a preliminary report released Thursday.

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    30-Mar-2019 to 13:30

    Ethiopia set to repatriate 800,000 IDPs

    APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — Ethiopia’s national steering committee led by Ministry of Peace plans to repatriate 800,000 internally displaced people to their previous homes by 18 April, 2019 and all the 1.8 million displaced people in the country within 4 months.

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    30-Mar-2019 to 13:27

    Ethiopia launches national electrification program

    APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — Ethiopia has launched the National Electrification Program (NEP) with the aim of realizing universal access to electricity by 2025.

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    26-Mar-2019 to 13:34

    Embattled Ethiopian Airlines wins Champion of the Year award

    APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — Ethiopian Airlines has won “African Champion Of The Year” award at the ongoing Africa CEO Forum in Kigali, Rwanda.

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    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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