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    26-Jan-2018 to 17:12

    Africa’s average economic growth to hit over 4.0 percent in 2018-AfDB

    APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — African economy has been resilient and gaining momentum as real output growth is estimated to hit over 4.0 percent in 2018, the African Development Bank’s (AfDB) report revealed on Friday.

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    26-Jan-2018 to 14:40

    Over 700, 000 African migrants live in Libya-AU

    APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — The African Union says well over 700, 000 African migrants are living in Libya, majority of whom are legal migrants who had entered to the country before the collapse of Libya’s former leader Muammar Gaddafi back in 2012.

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    25-Jan-2018 to 20:31

    Three killed in Ethiopia crackdown

    APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — At least three people have been killed and nine others wounded on Thursday following fresh clashes between security forces and protesters in Ethiopia’s northern city of Kobo.

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    25-Jan-2018 to 19:34

    AU takes steps to cut external funding

    APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — The African Union Commission is set to reduce to 59 percent external contribution to finance its annual budget this year, its chair Moussa Faki Mahamat told the 32nd Ordinary Session of the Executive Council being held in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia on Thursday.

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    25-Jan-2018 to 10:21

    Africa loses $148b a year to corruption - UN official

    APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — Africa loses $148 billion a year due to corruption through various fraudulent activities, UNECA chief Vera Songwe said on Thursday.

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    23-Jan-2018 to 10:52

    AU to issue declaration against Trump insult

    APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — The 35th ordinary session of the Permanent Representatives Committee (PRC) of the African Union on Monday adopted a draft declaration against US President Donald Trump’s statement.

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    23-Jan-2018 to 09:33

    AU to launch Single African Air Transport Market

    APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — The African Union Commission is set to launch the first AU Agenda 2063 Flagship project, the Single African Air Transport Market (SAATM).

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