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  1. Adama to build a new 80,000-seat stadium - Saturday, 25 July 2015 06:17Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 24 | Walta Information Centre

    Addis Ababa, 25 July 2015 - The city of Adama is planning to build a new 80,000-seat stadium at a cost of 1.7 billion Birr , reported Ethiopian Football Federation President, Juneydi Basha on his twitter account. Ethiopia is currently undergoing a major Stadium construction boom.

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  2. World's best tourism spot is off the beaten pathRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 13 | CNN

    Ethiopia is home to nine UNESCO World Heritage Sites , including the Semien National Park. Massive erosion over the years on the Ethiopian plateau has created one of the most spectacular landscapes in the world, with jagged mountain peaks, deep valleys and sharp precipices dropping some 1,500 meters.

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  3. Africa's most costly disaster zonesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 10 | Mail & Guardian

    Floods, earthquakes, droughts and volcanos. These are the natural disasters in Africa that cause death and the destruction of infrastructure and agriculture, limiting the development of many countries.

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  4. Ethiopia approves record over $10 billion annual budgetRead the original story

    Jun 3, 2015 | Sudan Tribune

    The Ethiopian parliament on Tuesday approved record high 223.3 billion Birr for the 2015/16 budget year. Egyptian President Abdel-Fattah al-Sisi, on the far left table seated, addresses the Ethiopian parliament Wednesday, March 25, 2015 The new budget for the upcoming Ethiopian fiscal year beginning this month was approved after Ethiopia's Council of Ministers approved the proposed budget and referred it to House of Peoples of Representative for endorsement.

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  5. European Council on Tourism and Trade chose Ethiopia for World best tourist destinationRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 7 | Tigrai Online

    General Assembly of the European Council on Tourism and Trade , has chosen Ethiopia as the number one World Best Tourist Destination and Favorite Cultural Destination for 2015 On June 25, 2015 the General Assembly of the European Council on Tourism and Trade , has chosen Ethiopia as the number one World Best Tourist Destination and Favorite Cultural Destination for 2015. The assembly arrived in the conclusion after taking careful and great consideration to the list of candidates they had.

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  6. 2nd phase of Addis light rail under negotiationRead the original story

    Jun 29, 2015 | Capital Ethiopia

    The Ethiopian Railways Corporation and China Railway Group Ltd are under negotiation to embark on the second phase of the Addis Ababa Light Railway Transit in the coming GTP II, Capital learnt. On several occasions, the management team of the railway corporation had let slip that the corporation did not have a short term plan to undertake the extension before completion of the AALRT which is in its final stages of construction.

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  7. NEBE final report indicates 500 parliament seats gone to EPRDF - Monday, 22 June 2015 18:53Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2015 | Walta Information Centre

    National Electoral Board of Ethiopia displayed its final reports of the 5th General Election that EPRDF won 500 of the parliamentarian seats. In its final result of the 5th round General Election, the board said that Ethiopian People's Revolutionary Democratic Front has won 500 seats out of its 500 competing candidates.

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  8. Ethiopia: Ruling Party Claims 100% Historic Election WinRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2015 | AllAfrica.com

    The Ethiopian national Electoral Board Chairman Prof. Merga Bekan announced today that the ruling Ethiopian People's Revolutionary Democratic Front , a collation of four ethnic based parties in power since the last 24 years, and its regional allies have secured a 100% historic win in the 5th general election held on May 24, 2015.

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  9. NEBE final report indicates 500 parliament seats gone to EPRDF - Monday, 22 June 2015 18:53Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 22, 2015 | Walta Information Centre

    National Electoral Board of Ethiopia displayed its final reports of the 5th General Election that EPRDF won 500 of the parliamentarian seats. In its final result of the 5th round General Election, the board said that Ethiopian People's Revolutionary Democratic Front has won 500 seats out of its 500 competing candidates.

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  10. Before the ban - an exploratory study of a local khat market in East London, U.KRead the original story

    Jun 12, 2015 | Harm Reduction Journal

    Queen Mary, University of London, Barts and The London School of Medicine and Dentistry, Institute of Dentistry, 4 Newark Street, London E1 2AT, UK Background Khat is a green leaf with amphetamine-like effects. It is primarily used among people in Africa, the Middle East and in the diaspora communities from these countries.

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  11. Ethiopia: Why the Economist Wants to Meddle Too Low in Ethiopian Domestic PoliticsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 11, 2015 | AllAfrica.com

    The Economist, with more than its 2 million weekly subscribers, is one of the best informed news magazine in the world. Even with its nave European view, for several decades, it writes some wonderful analyses about contemporary political economic problems and challenges that the world has faced every week.

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  12. Ethiopia's Cardinal Souraphiel brings African family values to the college of cardinalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 7, 2015 | DFW Catholic

    Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, Jun 7, 2015 / 06:03 am .- Elevated to the rank of cardinal in February, Ethiopian Archbishop Berhaneyesus Demerew Souraphiel of Addis Ababa has brought the richness of African values to bear in the College of Cardinals. "Africa may be poor in material things but is very rich in values, especially traditional values; family values; the treasure of the extended family; the value for life; respect of elders; the value of receiving the pilgrim, the stranger, the guest, as an angel of God," Cardinal Souraphiel told Vatican Radio shortly before the Feb. 14 consistory at which he received the red biretta.

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  13. Ethiopian, Djiboutian Afars should devote for peace, mutual...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 3, 2015 | Walta Information Centre

    The people of Isse and Afar living in Ethiopia and Djibouti are brothers and the government of Djibouti will definitely encourage them enjoy friendly life. In his congratulatory and honoring message to the Isse Ugaas, the 21 Sultan of Afar clan, a former Minister of defense Sultan Habib Mohamef Lu'aite; Djibouti's Minister of Culture Aden Hassan Aden Beleloo said that the two Afar people are brotherly people that Djibouti is determined to help them cooperate for mutual benefit and prosperity.

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  14. EPRDF sweeps parliament in early vote resultsRead the original story

    May 31, 2015 | Capital Ethiopia

    Ethiopian People's Revolutionary Democratic Front and its allies have won an overwhelming majority in parliament in last Sunday's election, the National Electoral Board of Ethiopia announced. According to preliminary results, the ruling party secured all 442 parliamentary seats so far declared out of the 547 seats up for grabs according to Professor Merga Bekena, Chairman of NEBE.

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  15. Anti-corruption commission to establish an office exclusive to AddisRead the original story

    May 31, 2015 | Capital Ethiopia

    A request by the Federal Ethics and Anti Corruption Commission to establish an exclusive office for the capital city has got an approval by the prime minister. The prime minister's office accepted the commission's request to set up a separate office that will tackle corruption and corrupt processes that turn up in institution that are based in Addis Ababa.

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  16. City of SaintsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 29, 2015 | Hoboken411

    What used to be Red Lion Coffee over at 14th & Bloomfield is now City of Saints Coffee Roasters. Call it "Red Lion Reinvented."

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  17. Ethiopia: ERA Receives Credit Approval From World Bank Group for U.S.$370 MillionRead the original story w/Photo

    May 25, 2015 | AllAfrica.com

    The agreement to finance the 57km long expressway section has a 38-year maturity date and a six year grace period Ethiopian Roads Authority got credit approval from the World Bank Group for 370 million dollars for the construction of a section of the Modjo-Awassa expressway in the next fiscal year. The highly concessional agreement, with a maturity date of 38 years and a grace period of six years, will finance the 57Km long Batu Ziway-Arsi Negele section of the expressway.

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  18. Ethiopia: Watching the Polls - High Early Turnout, Some IrregularitiesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 24, 2015 | AllAfrica.com

    While our reporters did not see political party observers at polling stations from Hayat to Merkato at the opening of the polling stations, party observers were visible around Addis Gebya when voting began at 6.10 a.m. Election officials in several stations around AA commented on problems with closing the ballot boxes to make them ready for the voting procedure. This was evident around Station 07, Woreda 02 in the Kirkos District but the voting exercise proceeded. 1 comment

  19. Ethiopia: WB Loan of U.S.$350 Million to Finance Phase Two of Agri-Growth ProgrammeRead the original story w/Photo

    May 13, 2015 | AllAfrica.com

    The Ethiopian government has completed a 350 million-dollar loan agreement with the World Bank on May 7, 2015 on a highly concessional basis of 38 years for the second phase of the Agricultural Growth Programme . The loan agreement will be used in all regional states except Afar and Somali as well as in Dire Dawa City Administration, covering 157 rural Woredas.

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  20. Ethiopia: World Bank Extends Us$350 Million Loan to the Agricultural SectorRead the original story w/Photo

    May 13, 2015 | AllAfrica.com

    The World Bank has extended a US$350 million loan for financing the agricultural sector in Ethiopia. The agreement was signed by State Minister of Finance and Economic Development, Ahmed Shide, and World Bank Country Director for Ethiopia, Guang Z. Chenon.

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