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Ghana-Ethiopia must conclude on proposed agreement for strategic partnership - Ayorkor Botchwey

Ghana Web 13 May 2021
This, she believes will offer the framework required to increase cooperation between Ghana and Ethiopia. The foreign minister made this statement when the Ambassador-designate of Ethiopia to Ghana, Hadera Abera Admasu presented open letters to her office in Accra on Wednesday, May 12, 2021.
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Ethiopia: The need for an independent international investigation of the Axum Massacre

Amnesty 13 May 2021
This public statement is in response to the press statement released by the Attorney General’s Office (AG) of the Federal Republic of Ethiopia about its criminal investigation of the massacre in Axum, in the Tigray Region, which took place on 28 November 2020 ... the identity of the victims and the role of Eritrean troops in killing civilians. .
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FAO welcomes Canada’s $2 million to safeguard agricultural livelihoods affected by COVID-19 and desert locusts in Ethiopia

Reliefweb 12 May 2021
The Government of Canada has contributed USD$ 2.2 million to the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO)'s programme safeguarding livelihoods affected by COVID-19 and desert locusts in Ethiopia ... The FAO Representative in Ethiopia, Ms ... Since June 2019, Ethiopia has been responding to the worst desert locust invasion in over 25 years ... FAO Ethiopia.
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Ethiopia’s Axum Findings Ignore Massacre of Civilians

Human Rights Watch 12 May 2021
This week Ethiopia’s attorney general’s office released its findings into allegations of atrocities committed by Ethiopian and Eritrean forces in Tigray’s historic city of Axum in late November 2020 ... The attorney general’s Axum findings should signal to Ethiopia’s foreign and ...
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Senior Humanitarian Affairs Officer / Head of Sub Office, P5 (Temporary Job Opening)

Reliefweb 10 May 2021
This temporary job opening is being published for the position of Senior Humanitarian Affairs Officer / Head of Sub Office in Mekelle, Ethiopia. The Senior Humanitarian Affairs Officer will act as Head of Sub Office and will report to the Head of Office OCHA Ethiopia ... • Establishes overall work plan for the Sub Office.
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UNHCR Ethiopia: COVID-19 and Operational Update (6 May 2021)

Reliefweb 08 May 2021
According to an update by the UN Resident Coordinator’s Office in Ethiopia, on average 815 positive cases were reported over the last seven days with the average positivity rate standing at 10% ... Ethiopia is currently one of five countries in Africa registering the highest numbers of COVID-19 cases, according to WHO.
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UNHCR Ethiopia: COVID-19 and Operational Update (8 May 2021)

Reliefweb 08 May 2021
According to an update by the UN Resident Coordinator’s Office in Ethiopia, on average 815 positive cases were reported over the last seven days with the average positivity rate standing at 10% ... Ethiopia is currently one of five countries in Africa registering the highest numbers of COVID-19 cases, according to WHO.
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Mumbai: NCB arrests ex-army officer from Zambian with Heroin worth r₹r26 crore

Hindustan Times 08 May 2021
The accused, Kenith Mulowa, 42, is a retired army officer from Lusaka, Zambia. He travelled from Addis Ababa in Ethiopia to Dubai, from Dubai to Delhi, and then Delhi to Mumbai ... On Friday when Mulowa arrived at the airport entry area to collect his bag, he was apprehended by NCB officers.
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UN releases $65 million to aid Ethiopia, most for Tigray

Ghana Web 07 May 2021
humanitarian office said the remaining $25 million will fund aid operations in the rest of Ethiopia, including in response to drought in the Somali and Oromia regions ... OCHA urged additional funding for humanitarian aid in Tigray and elsewhere in Ethiopia as well as access to all those in need.
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Green development, food security in Ethiopia

New Business Ethiopia 06 May 2021
By Office of Prime Minister of Ethiopia – Given Ethiopia’s arable land, water resources and a large number of productive manpower, the government has found it effective to concentrate its efforts on agriculture to lead Ethiopia into prosperity.
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Ethiopia replaces head of interim gov’t in war-wracked Tigray

Al Jazeera 06 May 2021
The TPLF, which was at the helm of Ethiopia’s governing coalition for nearly 30 years until Abiy took office in 2018, denied responsibility and said the reported attack was a pretext for an “invasion” by federal forces and allied troops from neighbouring Eritrea ...Office of the Prime Minister – Ethiopia (@PMEthiopia) May 6, 2021.
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Roundup: Ethiopia hopes to boost foreign trade with Chinese-built trackless station within industrial park

Sina 05 May 2021
ADDIS ABABA, May 5 (Xinhua) -- Ethiopia on Wednesday inaugurated its first trackless station in a bid to boost the country's foreign trade efforts. The trackless station was inaugurated at a ceremony held in the Chinese-built Eastern Industrial Zone (EIZ) in Dukem city, 37 km southeast of Ethiopia's capital Addis Ababa.
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COVID-19 2nd Wave: List of Countries Announcing Flight Ban and Travel Restrictions from India

Yahoo Daily News 05 May 2021
In a joint press release issued by the Israel Prime Minister's Office and the Health Ministry on Friday, it was said that Israelis will not be allowed to travel to Ukraine, Brazil, Ethiopia, South Africa, India, Mexico and Turkey.
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Ethiopia at crossroads amid rise in ethnic tension

Ghana Web 04 May 2021
The problem is Ethiopia's political orientation," he said, speaking to The Associated Press from the city of Gondar, where he manages a diocesan office, ... party which dominated a coalition of groups that ruled Ethiopia from 1991 until Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed took office in 2018.
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