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25-Dec-2020 to 18:12

Ethiopia gets $100m W/Bank loan to finance women entrepreneurship

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — The World Bank on Friday announced a $100 million loan to Ethiopia to finance women entrepreneurship development projects in the east African nation.

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21-Dec-2020 to 05:26

S/African communists worried over job losses amid pandemic

APA-Johannesburg (South Africa) — South African communists are concerned over the loss of two million jobs due to the coronavirus pandemic in the country, a senior South African Communist Party official said on Sunday.

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19-Dec-2020 to 18:00

EU announces €23.7m humanitarian funding for Ethiopia, Sudan, Kenya

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — The European Union (EU) has announced a total of €23.7 million humanitarian funding for Ethiopia, Sudan and Kenya.

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18-Dec-2020 to 17:52

AU establishes African Migration Observatory in Morocco

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — The African Union on Friday established the African Migration Observatory in Morocco, as an AU organ, to address the real and pressing need for Africa to generate knowledge and better understand the migration phenomenon.

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18-Dec-2020 to 17:07

UN announces $35m support to Ethiopia troublespot

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — United Nations on Friday announced an allocation of $35 million for water, sanitation and medical supplies, and other humanitarian activities in the restive Tigray region of Ethiopia.

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17-Dec-2020 to 18:29

Gambia police begins clampdown on stray animals

APA-Banjul (The Gambia) — Police in The Gambia have launched an operation to hunt down and clear stray animals from the streets of the country's major towns and cities.

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10-Dec-2020 to 18:31

Ethiopian president listed among World’s 100 Most Powerful Women

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — Forbes Thursday listed President Sahle-Work Zewde among the World’s 100 Most Powerful Women.

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