Ethiopia faces health challenges from El Niño — WHO

December 8, 2015 by · Comments Off on Ethiopia faces health challenges from El Niño — WHO 

GENEVA, Dec. 8 — With Ethiopia in the grip of its worst drought over the last 30 years, the World Health Organization (WHO) Monday said the country has faced health challenges due to El Niño.

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World leaders adopt Manila-Paris declaration

December 2, 2015 by · Comments Off on World leaders adopt Manila-Paris declaration 

PARIS, France, Dec. 1 — Members of the Vulnerable 20 (V20) on Monday adopted the Manila-Paris Declaration and a three-year Road Map of Activities aimed at enhancing cooperation among themselves to effectively address climate change.

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Feature: Residents in Ethiopia's capital express joy over operation of Chinese-built rail project

September 22, 2015 by · Comments Off on Feature: Residents in Ethiopia's capital express joy over operation of Chinese-built rail project 

ADDIS ABABA, Sept. 21 — Residents of Addis Ababa, capital of Ethiopia, have expressed their joy over commencement of operation of the Chinese-built rail project in the capital of the East African country.

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Kenya's Chelengat eyes 6th title in Rabat Marathon

April 17, 2015 by · Comments Off on Kenya's Chelengat eyes 6th title in Rabat Marathon 

NAIROBI, April 16 — Former Nairobi marathon champion Alice Chelengat will be eyeing her sixth marathon title when she lines up in Morocco for the Rabat International Marathon on Sunday.

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China urges parties in South Sudan to stop fighting, form transitional gov't

March 4, 2015 by · Comments Off on China urges parties in South Sudan to stop fighting, form transitional gov't 

UNITED NATIONS, March 4 — china urged parties in South Sudan to stop fighting and form a transitional government as soon as possible, said a Chinese envoy here on Tuesday.

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FAO, Ethiopia launch project to tackle animal disease

February 25, 2015 by · Comments Off on FAO, Ethiopia launch project to tackle animal disease 

ADDIS ABABA, Feb. 24 — The UN Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) in collaboration with the Ethiopian Ministry of Agriculture launched Monday a project aiming at enhancing the livestock sector by addressing animal disease in the East African nation.

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China continues to support South Sudan peace process

February 24, 2015 by · Comments Off on China continues to support South Sudan peace process 

ADDIS ABABA, Feb. 24 — china will continue to provide support to the South Sudan peace process towards resolving the long crisis in the world newest nation, said La Yifan Chinese Ambassador to Ethiopia.

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IATA reiterates African states should open skies for air service liberalization

January 14, 2015 by · Comments Off on IATA reiterates African states should open skies for air service liberalization 

ADDIS ABABA, Jan 13 — The International Air Transport Association (IATA) has reiterated that African countries should open skies to each other to secure social and economic benefits the African continent is missing out on.

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IATA reiterates African states should open skies for air service liberalization

January 14, 2015 by · Comments Off on IATA reiterates African states should open skies for air service liberalization 

ADDIS ABABA, Jan. 13 — The International Air Transport Association (IATA) has reiterated that African countries should open skies to one another to secure social and economic benefits the African continent is missing out on.

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Zambia arrests 12 Ethiopians for illegal entry

November 5, 2014 by · Comments Off on Zambia arrests 12 Ethiopians for illegal entry 

LUSAKA, Nov. 4 — Twelve Ethiopians have been arrested in northern Zambia for illegal entry, the Times of Zambia reported Tuesday.

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