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The Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam, also known as the Millennium Dam, is set to play a pivotal role in the landscape of energy supply in Africa.
An Indian Company, Velocity Apparel, has received 100 hectares of land in Mekele to build a modern textile industry with a starting capital of USD 150 million.
THE chief mediator mediating the peace talks between the two warring parties in South Sudan under the auspices of the African regional bloc, the Intergovernmental Authority on Development , has insisted that SPLM-In-Opposition led by the former vice-president, Riek Machar, did in fact sign the matrix on ceasefire agreement despite dismissal by the ... (more)
August 29, 2014 The former South Sudanese political detainees have unveiled a new negotiation paper, demanding that 25% of positions in the proposed transitional government of national unity should comprise of its members.
Egyptian Minister of Irrigation, Hossam Maghazi speaks to the press during a Nile River forum with his Sudanese and Ethiopian counterparts in the Sudanese capital Khartoum on August 25, 2014.
Tewodage Alene Gezmu came to the United States to seek asylum, but instead he was subjected to inhumane living conditions, was locked up in a cell with criminals and was traumatized in the name of border security.
The African continent has long been described as "the dark continent" for all the poverty, backwardness and war that have until recently become its essential characteristics.
In a brief meeting with the US Agriculture Deputy Minister Krysta Harden and other five female senators on Thursday, August 28, 2014, in Addis Ababa, PM Hailemariam talked on agricultural development in Ethiopia, food processing, empowerment of women and health with.
The fourth Tripartite Ministerial Meeting of Egypt, Ethiopia and Sudan on the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam held in Khartoum was successful, said the Ministry of Foreign Affairs.
Over 40,000 people living in shin-deep disease-filled sludge and water, surrounded by an abusive conflict.
The tripartite talks were hold in the capital city of Sudan, Khartoum on Monday August 25 and 26 2014.
The first of 41 trams being built for the two-line network under construction in Addis Ababa was unveiled at CNR Changchun's plant in China on Tuesday.
The sad tale of a woman of mixed Ethiopian and Eritrean ethnic parentage - who as a youngster endured persecution and even sexual abuse at the hands of soldiers in her country before she fled to South Africa - has had a happy ending after many years, after the North Gauteng High Court came to her aid.
An irrigation system showers a sugarcane field with water at the Kuraz sugar project in southern Ethiopia.
The Office of the President which leased a 400,000 birr monthly residential house for the former President Girma Woldegiorgis has agreed with the owner of the house to terminate the deal as of October 17. The former president will then move into a wide green compound located in western Addis Ababa.
Updated: Mon Sep 01, 2014 06:29 am
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