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16-Sep-2019 to 17:10

Ethiopia, Egypt, Sudan discuss filling controversial dam

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — A tripartite meeting of Water Ministers of Ethiopia, Egypt and Sudan, which discusses the filling of and release of water from Ethiopia’s dam on the Blue Nile, is underway in Cairo.

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16-Sep-2019 to 12:35

US Secretary of Health, Human Services ends visit to Rwanda

APA - Kigali (Rwanda) — The United States Secretary of Health and Human Services (HHS) Alex Michael Azar II ended a working visit to Rwanda after meeting President Paul Kagame late Sunday with handshakes -- and a message hailing current efforts to prevent the spread of Ebola Virus to Rwanda from neighbouring Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC).

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16-Sep-2019 to 12:30

Ethiopia, US renew partnership to end TB

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — Ethiopia and the United States officially signed a new statement of partnership agreement to continue working closely together to end tuberculosis (TB) across the east African nation.

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15-Sep-2019 to 13:11

Drones: Doing blood supply runs in rural Rwanda

APA-Kigali (Rwanda) — Rwanda has successfully launched its first unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) or drone to deliver supplies of blood quickly in remote rural hospitals that have been struggling for timely access to transfusion services.

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13-Sep-2019 to 22:31

Rwanda: Three prisoners shot dead in abortive getaway

APA - Kigali (Rwanda) — Three prisoners visited by a group of relatives were shot and killed after they attempted to escape at the Mageragere prisons, one of the detention facilities located in a suburb of Kigali, police said on Friday.

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13-Sep-2019 to 21:47

Asmara cozies up to Khartoum as Afwerki visits Sudan

APA-Sudan (Khartoum) — President Isaias Afwerki is poised to begin a two-day official visit to Khartoum on Saturday to hold talks on bilateral relations with the new leadership in Sudan and the situation in the region, the Sudanese state news agency reported on Friday.

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13-Sep-2019 to 15:24

Ethiopian Airlines to launch thrice-weekly flights to Texas

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — Ethiopian Airlines is on final preparations to launch a thrice-weekly flights to Houston, Texas as of December 16, 2019, the airliner announced on Friday in a statement.

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