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  1. People in drought hit areas are receiving aid - opposition partiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Walta Information Centre

    Opposition parties, who recently visited drought hit areas, said that people affected by the ongoing drought are receiving food aid properly. The Coalition for Unity and Democracy, Unity for Democracy and Justice, and Ethiopian Justice and Democratic Forces Front told Walta Information Center that they have observed proper rationing of food aid to drought affected people in their field visits.

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  2. VIDEO: Hunger crisis worsens in EthiopiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 31 | BBC News

    UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon has visited a drought-hit region of Ethiopia to help raise awareness of the worsening hunger crisis.

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  3. Hyenas in Harar: Howlin' in the moonlightRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 30 | Stuff.co.nz

    In the course of a lifetime one of the weirdest things you can do is to feed a hyena by hand in the dark outside the walls of the ancient Ethiopian city of Harar. The World Heritage city, located near the border with Somalia, is peculiar enough, it being the fourth most holy Islamic city in the world , the second oldest city in Ethiopia and the most impressive walled medieval city in sub-Saharan Africa.

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  4. Ministry engages 20 million plus people in natural resource conservation this yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 27 | Walta Information Centre

    More than 20 million people have been engaging in water and soil conservation work throughout the country this year, disclosed the Ministry of Farming and Natural Resource Conservation. The ministry's senior communication officer, Ermiyas Baye, told Walta Information Center that more than 20 million people have been engaging in the water and soil conservation work throughout the country in this year.

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  5. Ethiopia launches $450 million urban poverty reduction program - Thursday, 14 January 2016 13:35Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 14 | Walta Information Centre

    With the aim of tackling the growing number of poor in urban areas, Ethiopian government in collaboration with the World Bank today launch a 450 million urban safety net program. The five years program signed between the two sides this morning aims to reach 604,000 urban poor in the coming five years.

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  6. Construction to begin on Addis' Adey Abeba StadiumRead the original story

    Tuesday Jan 12 | Capital Ethiopia

    A new FIFA standard stadium is to be built in Addis Ababa. Youths and Sport Minster, Redwan Hussien, and Song Sudong, Director of State Engineering Corporation signed a deal to begin construction on January 5 at Sheraton Addis Hotel.

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  7. Ethiopia: Ministry Signs Contract to Begin Nat'l Stadium ConstructionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 6, 2016 | AllAfrica.com

    The Ministry of Youth and Sports yesterday signed an agreement to launch the construction of a 60,000-seat modern national stadium in Addis Ababa at a cost of over 2 billion Birr. The Ministry said that the construction will be carried out within 900 days by the Chinese State Construction Engineering Corporation.

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  8. Ethiopian PM The 2015 Africa's Man Of The YearRead the original story

    Jan 4, 2016 | Malaysian National News Agency

    The pan-African magazine, AfricaWorld News, has named Ethiopian Prime Minister Hailemariam Dessalegn its 2015 Man of the Year, after looking at nominations across the world. The magazine says it is remarkable how the Prime Minister has sustained economic progress in Ethiopia after the sudden death of his predecessor in 2012.

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  9. Expansion of LRT will commence in 2016Read the original story

    Dec 21, 2015 | Capital Ethiopia

    The Addis Ababa Light Railway Transit will be extended on all four terminal points to reach Legetafo and Gelan towns, to Lebu and Shiro Meda, Arkebe Oqubay, board chairman of Ethiopian Railways Corporation has announced this week. Arkebe Oqubay , Special Advisor to the Prime Minister with a minister portfolio and board chairman of Ethiopian Railways Corporation , told Capital that the extension of the Addis Ababa Light Railway Transit will commence in 2016.

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  10. Ethiopia: Textile Sector - a Centerpiece for Industrial DevelopmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 11, 2015 | AllAfrica.com

    Since 1950s, the prevalence of the global textile industry, in response to global economic movement, had shifted from Japan, to Korea, Taiwan and other Asian countries. But the trend shifted to China and India since the 1990s.

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  11. Celebration of the Day creates platform for market links, social tiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 8, 2015 | Walta Information Centre

    The participants of the 10th nations, nationalities and people's day said that celebration of the day has created an enabling environment for market link and social engagement with each other. Participants of the day, who came from the nine regional states and two city administrations of the country, told Walta Information Center that celebration the nations, nationalities and people's day is creating an opportunity for market link and people to people cultural interactions right after the opening of trade fair aimed at showcasing different products and services.

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  12. Ivanka's Belted Puffer Coat Can Solve Refugee Crisis: Read My LipsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 20, 2015 | Bloomberg

    Photographer: Albert Leung via Flickr. Used with permission under license by Creative Commons.

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  13. Ethiopia striving hard to become Africa's industrial hub by 2025 - Friday, 20 November 2015 10:39Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 20, 2015 | Walta Information Centre

    The government of Ethiopia is striving hard to become Africa's light industries hub by 2025 by allocating a sum of 10 billion birr to incorporate the Industrial Park Development Corporation . According to the CEO of IPDC with state minister portfolio, Sisay Gemechu, the government has accorded special attention to industrial development.

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  14. Tennessee Nat. Guard members investigated for soliciting prostitutes in AfricaRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 1, 2015 | Examiner.com

    Freedom Outpost released information yesterday that the military is investigating Tennessee National Guard members who were sent to Africa on a mission and who paid for sex with prostitutes while there. The unseemly news is even worse because that region is known for "prolific" human trafficking ; the Soldiers were there on a humanitarian mission.

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  15. SCANDAL: Almost Half A National Guard Unit Investigated For Soliciting Prostitution In AfricaRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 30, 2015 | The Daily Caller

    Almost half of the members of a National Guard team in Tennessee have been investigated for reportedly having sex with prostitutes while on a humanitarian mission in an area of Africa known for prolific human trafficking. The military investigation also looked into allegations that the men let prostitutes enter rooms full of secret documents and weapons, WSMV reports.

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  16. Ethiopia: Shortage of Barley Taunts Malts Makers, BrewersRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 28, 2015 | AllAfrica.com

    Despite local research centers, which are producing and promoting improved seeds, companies that mainly relay on barley, wheat and other crops for an ingredient are said to be experiencing chronic shortage of raw material.During the recently concluded GTP I, poor productivity in the agricultural sector was mentioned to be among factors that contributed to the poor performance of the manufacturing sector. Among them, the Assela Malt factory disclosed this week that due to the chronic shortages and poor quality of Malt-barely in the market, it is forced to scale down its production process, to a level that was below its installed capacity.

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  17. World's best tourist spot is...Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 23, 2015 | CNN

    Ethiopia has been named as the world's best destination for tourists in 2015 by the European Council on Tourism and Trade . What makes the country unique? Ethiopia is home to nine UNESCO World Heritage Sites , including the Semien National Park.

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  18. Ethio-telecom accomplishes majority of its expansion schemes - Wednesday, 21 October 2015 11:33Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 21, 2015 | Walta Information Centre

    Addis Ababa, 21 0ctober 2015 - Ethio-telecom says it has accomplished majority of its expansion schemes in different parts of the country. Corporate Communication Director with the company, Abdurehim Ahmed, said the expansion projects in Afar, Amhara, Harari, Tigray, and Somali regional states and Dire Dawa City administration are completed while the work in Oromiya and Sothern Nations, Nationalities and People's regional state is partially completed.

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  19. Among the Bone Eaters by Marcus Baynes-RockRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 5, 2015 | Sierra

    Hyenas are unpopular animals, reviled for their eerie calls and predilection for carrion. But when anthropologist Marcus Baynes-Rock traveled to the small Ethiopian town of Harar in 2009 to study the hyenas there, he found ones tame enough to be fed by hand.

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  20. PM appoints, promotes, and restructures to form new cabinetRead the original story

    Oct 12, 2015 | Capital Ethiopia

    Old members maintain most posts Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn, who was reelected for a second term on Monday October 5 by the House of Peoples' Representative , announced his new cabinet with 11 new faces in the Council of Ministers. The prime minster also disclosed the formation of a new ministry and the splitting of three ministries into six.

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