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  • The election campaign was successful, the Board says

    May 22, 2015

      National Electoral Board of Ethiopia announced that the election campaign that has been running for months was successful. During a press conference held yesterday the Board told journalists the pre-election period was successful. The Board said according to…

  • Parties wrapped up their campaign for Sunday's election

    May 22, 2015

    Ethiopia’s ruling party and other opposition party wrapped up their campaign for Sunday’s election. More than 36 million have registered to vote in this 2015 election.  The 2015 election is the first legislative elections since Hailemariam took office following…

  • Ethiopia aims to become a top manufacturing hub in Africa

    May 20, 2015

    Ethiopia is targeting US$1 billion of annual investment in industrial parks over the next decade to boost exports and make the country one of Africa’s top manufacturers, Arkebe Equbai, a Special Adviser to the Prime Minister, said at the…

  • Puntland is feeling the strain of the refugee influx from Yemen

    May 20, 2015

    Well over 5,000 refugees are estimated to have arrived in the port of Bossaso since the beginning of April from Yemen and thousands more were expected during last weeks’ ceasefire. Despite a lack of resources, the Puntland administration and…

  • The UN demands for S.Sudan warring parties to engage meaningfully in the peace process

    May 20, 2015

    The United Nations Security Council has condemned the renewed and ongoing large scale violence in South Sudan’s Unity state, saying military offensives by pro-government forces had led to the displacement of over 100,000 civilians and with another 300,000 civilians…

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11351321_968580889848708_2675793624340684595_n The election campaign was successful, the Board says
  National Electoral Board of Ethiopia announced that the election campaign that has been running for months was successful. During a press conference held yesterday the Board told journalists the pre-election period was successful. The Board said according to the …
Flag_of_Ethiopia.svg Parties wrapped up their campaign for Sunday’s election
Ethiopia’s ruling party and other opposition party wrapped up their campaign for Sunday’s election. More than 36 million have registered to vote in this 2015 election.  The 2015 election is the first legislative elections since Hailemariam took office following the …
arke Ethiopia aims to become a top manufacturing hub in Africa
Ethiopia is targeting US$1 billion of annual investment in industrial parks over the next decade to boost exports and make the country one of Africa’s top manufacturers, Arkebe Equbai, a Special Adviser to the Prime Minister, said at the weekend: …
UNHCR-Dollow Puntland is feeling the strain of the refugee influx from Yemen
Well over 5,000 refugees are estimated to have arrived in the port of Bossaso since the beginning of April from Yemen and thousands more were expected during last weeks’ ceasefire. Despite a lack of resources, the Puntland administration and local …
ssudan The UN demands for S.Sudan warring parties to engage meaningfully in the peace process
The United Nations Security Council has condemned the renewed and ongoing large scale violence in South Sudan’s Unity state, saying military offensives by pro-government forces had led to the displacement of over 100,000 civilians and with another 300,000 civilians being …
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  • 1. Introduction Smason Teffera, in his eloquent piece said ““Ethiopia always has a special place in my imagination and the prospect of visiting Ethiopia attracted me more strongly than a trip to France, England, and America combined. I felt I …
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