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    • Kenya condolences after Annan demise

      APA-Nairobi (Kenya) — President Uhuru Kenyatta has condoled family, friends and relatives of the late former UN Secretary-General and Nobel Laureate Kofi Annan, who passed away on Saturday morning.

    • Mozambique media fees attract criticism

      APA-Maputo (Mozambique) — Mozambique’s National Human Rights Commission (CNDH) has warned that the imposition of licensing fees on the country’s mass media must not compromise the fundamental right of the...

    • Gambia FA chief re-elected despite rival's boycott

      APA-Banjul (The Gambia) — The head of The Gambia Football Federation Lamin Kaba Bajo has been returned to office in controversial fashion after his challenger Malick Sillah withdrew from the election.


    28-Jun-2018 to 12:28

    Ethiopia begins extracting crude oil for first time

    APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — Ethiopia has officially begun extracting crude oil for the first time in Ogaden region, Somali regional state, Prime Minister Dr Abiy Ahmed has announced.

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    27-Jun-2018 to 14:22

    Ethiopia keen to end hostilities with Eritrea - PM

    APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — Ethiopia’s Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed said his country is keen to end hostilities and ensure mutual development with Eritrea, and to make the necessary sacrifices this requires.

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    26-Jun-2018 to 14:44

    Eritrean delegation in Aiddis Ababa for peace talks

    APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — The high-level Eritrean delegation on Tuesday arrived in the Ethiopian capital for peace talks to end a two-decade stalemate between Addis Ababa and Asmara.

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    26-Jun-2018 to 13:33

    FBI investigates recent bomb blast in Addis Ababa

    APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — A 16-member FBI team has started investigating the recent grenade explosion at the pro-PM rally at Addis Ababa’s Mesqel Square.

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    25-Jun-2018 to 14:11

    FBI experts to investigate explosion in Addis Ababa

    APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — The US government is sending FBI experts to investigate Saturday's bomb blast in Ethiopia’s capital, at the rally held in support of the reform agenda of Prime Minister Dr Abiy Ahmed.

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    25-Jun-2018 to 11:07

    Ethiopia: Nine policemen arrested over pro-PM rally explosion

    APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — Nine police officers have been arrested, including the deputy head of Addis Ababa's police commission, for alleged negligence of duty in connection with Saturday’s grenade explosion at the rally in Addis Ababa.

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    25-Jun-2018 to 10:33

    AU, UN condemn grenade attack at Addis Ababa rally

    APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — The African Union and United Nations over the weekend condemned the grenade attack in Addis Ababa on Saturday during a peaceful rally under the banner of peace and reconciliation in Ethiopia.

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