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    16-Nov-2018 to 10:40

    ECA to launch campaign targeting violence against children

    APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — The Social Development Policy Division (SDPD) of the Economic Commission for Africa is co-organizing the launch of a global campaign for the “Good Treatment of Girls, Boys and Adolescents with Disabilities in the World”, which seeks to address vulnerabilities and degrading treatment most of them face on a daily basis.

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    16-Nov-2018 to 10:28

    ECA, AUC to host high-level digital identification meeting in Addis Ababa

    APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — The Economic Commission for Africa (ECA) and the African Union Commission (AUC) will on Sunday convene a high-level meeting on the need for Africa to embark on a digital identification drive.

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    15-Nov-2018 to 12:22

    Ethiopian Under 23 team beats Somali counterpart

    APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — The Ethiopian Under-23 Football team Wednesday beat its Somali counterpart 4-0 at the Addis Ababa stadium; the return match will be held in Djibouti on Tuesday.

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    15-Nov-2018 to 10:36

    UN Security Council lifts sanctions on Eritrea

    APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — United Nations Security Council (UNSC) on Wednesday lifted sanctions it imposed on Eritrea in December 2009.

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    15-Nov-2018 to 10:28

    Much remains to be done to speed up Africa’s integration - AUC Chief

    APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — Much remains to be done, despite the several initiatives underway, to speed up the economic integration efforts and to end violence that have continued in different regions of Africa, AUC Chairperson Moussa Faki Mahamat has said.

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    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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