Public Policy

Yellow Fever in Ethiopia

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According to Centre for Disease Control (CDC), people visiting Ethiopia are advised to be vaccinated for yellow fever. The outbreak is reported to have occurred  on March 2020 as reported by the […]

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114-year-old Ethiopian recovers from Covid-19

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A 114-year-old man has recovered from coronavirus in Addis Ababa Ethiopia, the BBC reports. Dr Yared Agidew, who runs the hospital in the capital, Addis Ababa, where the patient was being treated, […]

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Ethiopian Prime Minister’s term extended because of coronavirus

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Ethiopia’s lawmakers have agreed to extend the Prime Minister and government’s term beyond October because elections will have to be delayed because of the coronavirus pandemic. Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed now faces […]

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Ethiopian court jails former minister for corruption

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Amhara Regional State Supreme court in Bahirdar, Northern Ethiopia has sentenced former Communications minister Bereket Simon to 6 years in prison for corruption. Bereket was Communications minister from 1995 to 2012. Bereket […]

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Health

COVID-19 updates by Ethiopia Public Health Institute

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These are the updates from Ethiopia Public Health Institute in regards to coronavirus or COVID-19:  Sharing is Caring:

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Economy

Ethiopia rising

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A South African laments on Twitter on how his country’s economic growth at 0.2 percent is so low compared to that of Ethiopia and Senegal.  https://twitter.com/BlessingsRamoba/status/1234916226549403648 Sharing is Caring:

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Ethiopia facts 2020

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This blog article on Ethiopia facts 2020 was conceived out of my curiosity to have a better understanding of our neighboring country here in East Africa. Ethiopia is a landlocked country made […]

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Health

President of Ethiopia calls for increased epidemic preparedness and vaccine manufacturing in Africa

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Africa is home to great ideas, if we can put them into practice, we shall prosper.  For example the President for the Democratic Republic of Ethiopia, Sahle Workzewde has called for increased […]

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Ethiopia satellite launch 2019

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View this post on Instagram Ethiopia now has a satellite on outer space. The satellite will operate 700 kms above the surface of the earth. The launch took place in Shanxi Province, […]

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Ethiopia

Ethiopia fact sheet

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Land area: 1,104,300 square kilometers Capital City: Addis Ababa GDP: 145.5 billion Urban population: 19.5% of the total population Unemployment rate: 5.3% Population density: 88 people per square kilometer Ethiopia is a […]

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Ethiopian news websites

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The following is a list of Ethiopian newspapers and blogs:  The Reporter Addis Fortune Tigraionline.com  Ethiopian Reporter  Ezega  Mereja Forum zehabesha  Borkena  Tigrai Online  Aiga Forum  Addis Fortune  Capital Ethiopia  Waltainfo  Ethiopian […]

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Colorism in Ethiopia

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Thread: Colorism in Ethiopia Colorism is alive and thriving in Ethiopia. It is our non-discussed truth. From small individual-level encounters to large national companies, the preference for lighter skin tones is real. […]

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There is a place in Ethiopia where life is impossible

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History has always thought us that life can exist in very extreme environments such as deserts and frozen lands. However, life does not exist in all parts of the world. Scientists have […]

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Democracy

Nobel Prize for Peace is a reminder that one person has the power to create change

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Ethiopian Prime Minister Ahmed Abiy was this year’s Nobel Prize for peace winner. He has done a lot in his push for peace not only in Ethiopia but also in neighboring countries […]

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Business

Injera: Ethiopia’s testiest bread

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Injera is an Ethiopian flatbread made out of the grains called teff. This bread goes along with Ethiopia’s rich stews and sauces.  This is a national food for Ethiopia, Somalia and Eritrea. […]

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Administrative Units of Ethiopia

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Ethiopia is made up of regional states, chartered cities, districts, zones and wards. There are nine regional states which are based on ethnic boundaries. These are as listed below: Oromia Regional State […]

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Business

“Kenyan forex receipts of USD 2bn from remittances is more than all the forex receipts TANZANIA get from mineral exports,” Zitto Kabwe

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“Kenyan forex receipts of USD 2bn from remittances is more than all the forex receipts TANZANIA get from mineral exports,” Zitto Kabwe “Remittances into Tanzania, Kenya, UGANDA and Ethiopia. Kenyan forex receipts […]

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WHO

Tedros Adhanom Elected as First African WHO Director General

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Tedros Adhanom Elected as First African WHO Director General  Tedros Adhanom was born 1965 in Ethiopia. He has served the county in various capacities as an academic, public health official and politician. […]

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Two people dead after Kenya Air Force aircraft crashes in Masinga Sub County

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Two people have been reported dead after a police chopper crashed in Machakos County. The incident happened in Masinga Sub-county at Kanyonga Area. At least six people were reported injured. Among those […]

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Sports

Manchester City to play in Champions League next season after European ban was lifted

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The Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) has overturned Manchester City’s two-year ban from European football. The Premier League side will now play in the competition next season. City were found to […]

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