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  1. OPDO Conference Participants Hopeful to Play Pivotal Role in Building Democratic CountryRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Walta Information Centre

    Addis Ababa, 25 August /2015 - Participants of the 8th Organizational Conference of the Oromo People's Democratic Organization expressed their belief that the organization would play a pivotal role in the process of building a country that stands on a solid democratic foundation. They said the conference will pass decisions and set directions to identify sectors where public grievances are reflected widely and radically solve lack of good governance.


  2. Ethiopia: 'Civil Servant Must Be Assigned Based On Professional...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 24 | AllAfrica.com

    Our guest today Wagaye Hagos, 80, has been a witness of what has happened during the three government systems in Ethiopia: The Haile-Selassie regime, the Derg and the incumbent. Comparing the three, he put anticipation that things--life in general in Ethiopia-- will get better and better in the future.


  3. Economic Growth and Governance in Ethiopia: An ObservationRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 17 | Tigrai Online

    Ethiopia has shown a dramatic increase in its economic growth. When compared to the regional average of 5.3 percent, Ethiopia's Gross Domestic Product has grown at the rate of 10.8 percent per year.


  4. EU helps Ethiopia to contain wild polio virus spread - Thursday, 13 August 2015 13:14Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 13 | Walta Information Centre

    The support from the European Commission's European Union has successfully contributed to efforts to contain the spread of the wild polio virus in Ethiopia, the United Nations Children's Fund has announced today. "Following a robust and aggressive response to the onset of the 2013 Horn of Africa polio outbreak in Ethiopia, the Ministry of Health, partners and frontline workers have worked hard to ensure millions of children have been vaccinated with the polio vaccine," said Gillian Mellsop, UNICEF Representative to Ethiopia.


  5. Coffee Cultures: Eritrea and EthiopiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 29, 2015 | INeedCoffee

    In Eritrea , coffee is not merely something that starts on a timer and brews into to-go cups, but it is a ceremony, a ritual, a meaningful time to sit down with friends and family to chat. Many Americans have such fast paced lives that they miss out on so many important things, like time with friends and family.


  6. Ethiopia: Corporation to Assemble Wagons for Addis-Dewelle Railway ProjectRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 5 | AllAfrica.com

    The 756-kilometers Addis Ababa-Djibouti railway project is expected to begin trial service in October 2015. Logistic and Supply Deputy Manager with the corporation, Major Kiflom Gebre-Mariam told ENA that the corporation has assembled 60 per cent spare parts for the light railway in the capital city.


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

    Jul 24, 2015 | 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.


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

    Jul 13, 2015 | 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.


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

    Jul 10, 2015 | 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.


  10. 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.


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

    Jul 7, 2015 | 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.


  12. 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.


  13. 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.


  14. 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.


  15. 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.


  16. 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.


  17. 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.


  18. 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.


  19. 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.


  20. 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.