Ethiopia Newswire

Ethiopia Newswire

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  1. The Love Between Man and BeastRead the original story w/Photo

    39 min ago | The Atlantic

    Every night for more than 35 years, Yussuf Mume Saleh has ventured outside the walls of the ancient city of Harar, Ethiopia, to feed his beloved spotted hyenas. For Jessica Beshir, a filmmaker who grew up in Harar, visions of Saleh and the delicately-cultivated bond he shares with these wild-and often dangerous-animals are embedded in her childhood nostalgia.

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  2. It is an undeniable historical fact that Tigrai is the land of origin of everything in EthiopiaRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Tigrai Online

    ... was the successor to the Daamat kingdom and reigned in Tigray, Eritrean highlands, and much of present day central Ethiopia from 100 BC to 940 AD from its center in the city of Aksum, in Tigray, Northern Ethiopia. Its official language was Geez and ...

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  3. Ethiopia:Two Firms Place Lowest Offers to Supply Nation With WheatRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | AllAfrica.com

    ... which will remain active until 2020, will spend three billion dollars a year, out of which the Government of Ethiopia funds 14pc, and the rest is covered by World Food Programme and eight other donors. The Service is processing procurement on behalf ...

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  4. Africa:Africa Needs Strong Political Will to Transform Agriculture and Spur Economic GrowthRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | AllAfrica.com

    ... to implement effective policies for agricultural transformation." Citing the example of the late prime minister of Ethiopia, Meles Zenawi, Sumba said the former Ethiopian leader understood rural farmers as well as how important scientific knowledge ...

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  5. 25 greatest achievements of Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed in the past 5 monthsRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Tigrai Online

    ... Minister under various contradicting and made-up pretexts to please Egypt at the cost of the national interest of Ethiopia; (5) respected citizens and national heroes such as Engineer Simegnew are cold-bloodedly assassinated in the Capital in broad ...

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    14 hrs ago | New Vision

    Entebbe Magistrates Court has sentenced a 24-year-old female Venezuelan national to 22 years in prison for drug trafficking through Entebbe International Airport. Entebbe Grade 1 Magistrate Susan Okeny sentenced Rodriguez Fagundez Albelys Doralys to Kigo prison on two counts of unlawful possession of narcotic drugs for 11 years and trafficking narcotic drugs for 11 years and a fine of sh10m to be served concurrently.

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  7. Ethiopia's stunning reforms now challenged by deadly unrestRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Greenwich Citizen

    Thousands of protestors from the capital and those displaced by ethnic-based violence over the weekend in Burayu, demonstrate to demand justice from the government in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia Monday, Sept. 17, 2018.

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  8. .com | Ethiopia's stunning reforms now challenged by deadly unrestRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | News24

    Ethiopia's stunning political reforms are now threatened by long-standing ethnic tensions that have roared back to life since a young prime minister took power just five months ago and promised greater freedoms. While exiled groups once banned as terror organisations are welcomed home to join political dialogue, deadly violence erupts on the fringes of celebrations.

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  9. .com | Hunted for their ethnicity, displaced Ethiopians ask: why us?Read the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | News24

    Askale Adacha, a 63-year-old living what she calls a "hand-to-mouth" life weaving clothes in the Ashewa Meda suburb of Ethiopia's capital, lost what little she had. It began last Thursday when her neighbourhood filled with men carrying machetes and sticks, who descended on her house and accosted her daughter on the front porch.

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  10. Make guns fall silent: UN envoy to South Sudan warlordsRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Newkerala.com

    ... of negotiations led by the Inter-Governmental Authority on Development (IGAD) and the Governments of Sudan and Ethiopia. Since 2013, the country has suffered devastating civil conflict that has seen tens of thousands killed, multiple human rights ...

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  11. Ethiopia's Stunning Reforms Challenged by Deadly UnrestRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Voice of America

    Ethiopia's stunning political reforms are now threatened by long-standing ethnic tensions that have roared back to life since a young prime minister took power just five months ago and promised greater freedoms. While exiled groups once banned as terror organizations are welcomed home to join political dialogue, deadly violence erupts on the fringes of celebrations.

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  12. Ethiopiaa s stunning reforms now challenged by deadly unrestRead the original story

    Yesterday | TheCourier.com

    Ethiopia's stunning political reforms are now threatened by long-standing ethnic tensions that have roared back to life since a young prime minister took power just five months ago and promised greater freedoms.

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  13. Ethiopia:Thousands Protest Ethnic-Based ViolenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | AllAfrica.com

    ... on Monday. As democratic reforms launched by Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed's government slowly take shape in Ethiopia, several areas surrounding the capital Addis Ababa were hit by what is the latest round of violence in the country. Thousands of angry ...

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  14. Security Council says run out of patience over anarchyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Walta Information Centre

    The government will "no longer tolerate" anarchy which has been threatening the security of the people, the National Security Council said in a statement. The violence erupted in the suburban of Addis Ababa and in Somalia region last month, which claimed lives are also meant to hinder the conference of Ethiopian People Democratic Front scheduled to be held in September fall.

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  15. Ethiopia is playing tantamount role for South Sudana s peace- Ambassador MorganRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Walta Information Centre

    South Sudan applauded Ethiopia's role for face-to-face negotiating between President Salva Kiir and former Vice President Riek Machar to restore peace to the country. In an exclusive interview with Walta Television, South Sudanese Ambassador to Ethiopia James P. Morgan said that the supports of Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed and his initiatives to facilitate conditions toward the continuation of the peace process are commendable.

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  16. Min. of irrigation visits inspector general of Egyptian Irrigation in SudanRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Egypt Today

    ... Sisi in a joint press conference with Sudanese President Omar al-Bashir in March. Egypt has voiced its concern over Ethiopia's dam construction, as it would affect Egypt's 55 billion cubic meter share of the Nile water. However, Addis Ababa sees the ...

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  17. Ethiopian gov't to take legal measures against subversive forcesRead the original story

    Tuesday | Xinhuanet

    The Ethiopia National Security Council , a governmental body tasked with making major national security decisions warned on Tuesday it will take legal measures against subversive forces. In a press statement, NSC said the government is ready to take appropriate legal measures to secure the rule of law against threats by subversive forces, who want to use the democratic opening in the country, as an excuse to conduct destructive acts.

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  18. Herzog: All remaining Falash Mura in Ethiopia must be brought to IsraelRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Jerusalem Post

    MEMBERS OF the Falash Mura Jewish Ethiopian community attend a prayer service at the HaTikvah Synagogue in Gondar, northern Ethiopia, last September. Dear Reader, As you can imagine, more people are reading The Jerusalem Post than ever before.

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  19. Israel to approve immigration for 1,000 Ethiopian JewsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    In this Wednesday, Feb. 28, 2018 file photo, members of Ethiopia's Jewish community hold pictures of their relatives in Israel, during a solidarity event at the synagogue in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. The Israeli government has agreed to absorb 1,000 Ethiopian Jews - accepting just a fraction of the African country's 8,000 remaining Jews who want to move to Israel.

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  20. Best footballer who grew up in Israel' seeks spot at US collegeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Arutz Sheva Israel News

    ... who moved to Israel in 1991 from their village near Gondar. The next year, Fenta's father, Adeba, traveled to Ethiopia to bring his parents to Israel. Yuval's paternal grandparents are both centenarians and live near Haifa. When their son first took ...

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