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  1. Letter from Africa: Nations Cup 2015 - bring it onRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | GhanaSoccerNet.com

    In our series of letters from African journalists, film-maker and columnist Farai Sevenzo writes that the Ebola outbreak will not spoil the mood at Africa's premiere sports event. The African Cup of Nations is upon us - and it has a new host after Morocco backed out because of fears over Ebola, with barely two months to go before the January kick-off.

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  2. Redmoon Winter Pageant Is Family-Friendly Adventure on a Grand ScaleRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 14 | Gapers Block

    ... delete any comments borne out of douchebaggery or that deal in asshattery. Some 7,550 miles separate Chicago from Ethiopia's capital, Addis Ababa. For the 10,000 Ethiopians living in Chicago, that distance seems a lot smaller due to the Ethiopian ...

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  3. World leaders demand end of S. Sudanese conflictRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 14 | In-depth Africa

    President Salva Kiir and rebel leader Riek Machar signe a peace deal in the Ethiopian capital, Addis Ababa, on 9 May 2014 aimed at resolving conflict in South Sudan Tens of thousands of people have died and nearly two million displaced as a result of the conflict, seen as the worse ever since the country gained its independence from neigbouring Sudan in 2011. Aid agencies have already warned that as many as 2.5 million people could face severe food shortages early next year, should the ongoing violence between the country' warring parties continue.

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  4. Ethiopia-Egypt talks on Nile dam stumble - Monday, 15 December 2014 08:28Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | Walta Information Centre

    Consultations among experts of Ethiopia, Sudan and Egypt aimed at determining the impact of Ethiopia's $4.8 billion dam project on the Nile's upper reaches halted amid differences between Egypt and Ethiopia, an official said Sunday. The Tripartite National Committee - a 12-member experts' panel responsible of facilitating implementation of recommendations of the International Panel of Experts concerning Ethiopia's hydroelectric dam project - had so far held two working sessions in Addis Ababa and Cairo.

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  5. Ethiopia: Airports Enterprise to Construct Three New AirportsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 14 | AllAfrica.com

    The Ethiopian Airports Enterprise is to construct three new airports in different parts of the country. The new airports will be constructed in Hawassa, the capital of the Southern Nations, Nationalities and Peoples' Regional State, Robe Goba, Oromia Regional State and Shire, Tigray Regional State.

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  6. Ethiopia: Fuel Gauges Read Empty - Oil Market Declines - Consumers Pay the PriceRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 14 | AllAfrica.com

    ... to the nine distributors in the country. The nine distributors in the country are Oil Libya, Total, National Oil Ethiopia (NOC), Yetebaberut Beherawi Petroleum (YBP), which account for the 89pc of the total fuel distribution in the country and ...

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  7. Ethiopia: Commission Licenses 224 New InvestmentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 14 | AllAfrica.com

    The Ethiopian investment commission announced that it has given 224 new investment licenses in its quarterly report. Among the licenced investments, 202 are foreign direct investments, while the remaining are local.

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  8. Ethiopia: Open Gate for British Through SupercatexRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 14 | AllAfrica.com

    The United Kingdom's Trade and Industry body joined forces with SuperCatex to organise the first ever British Exporters' Catalogue Exhibition in Ethiopia which took place between December 9 and 11, 2014 at Ellily Hotel, Addis Abeba. SuperCatex is a catalogue exhibition organiser that has organised 122 exhibitions worldwide, and created an estimated 43,000 new business partnerships for British exporters.

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  9. Ethiopia: Office Replaces Website With Web PortalRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 14 | AllAfrica.com

    The Government Communication Affairs Office launched its first ever web portal on December 12, 2014, at Elilly Hotel, Addis Abeba. GCAO signed a seven million Br agreement with Information Network Security Agency , on September 16, 2014, to construct the portal, which will operate for one year until the construction phase is completed.

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  10. Ethiopia: Walia Takes Over - Heineken's Domination of the Ethiopian Beer MarketRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 14 | AllAfrica.com

    ... beer market, with more to join soon, Heineken, one of the world's largest brewers, comes to own old brands in Ethiopia, and yet disrupts the market with a totally new brand. It named this brand Walia, the same as the national football team, which, ...

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  11. Ethiopian Embassy Hosts 9th NNPD Commemorations in D.C.Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 14 | Tigrai Online

    Hundreds of Ethiopians from the D.C. Metro Area celebrated Saturday December 13, 2014, the 9th Ethiopian Nations, Nationalities and Peoples day in Washington D.C with a theme of "Our Constitutionally Guaranteed Rights shall blossom in Unity and Diversity". The day was celebrated colorfully in the presence of Dr. Fasil Nahom , Legal Adviser to the PM with the rank of Minister, the guest of honor and Ambassador Girma Birru , Special Envoy, Ambassador Extra-ordinary and Plenipotentiary of Ethiopia to the US.

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  12. Ethiopia welcomes Korean investors, professors and engineers - Sunday, 14 December 2014 20:00Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 14 | Walta Information Centre

    The Ethiopian delegation visited Korea from Nov. 30-Dec. 3 to invigorate bilateral cooperation in diplomacy, trade and investment, technological transfer and education. According to the Korean Herald, the cradle of mankind, Ethiopia, is at the dawn of a national awakening.

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  13. Rebels claim to have recaptured Jonglei's Fangak countyRead the original story

    Saturday Dec 13 | In-depth Africa

    December 13, 2014 A colonel from South Sudan's rebel faction says Jonglei state's Fangak county has been recaptured by opposition forces and is now under its full control. Colonel Gatdor Tut Luony, a commanding officer in the area, told Sudan Tribune on Saturday, that rebel fighters had been battling with forces loyal to president Salva Kiir for the past week.

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  14. Ethiopia and Egypt disagree again on the Ethiopian Renaissance DamRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 14 | Tigrai Online

    Back in August 2014 Ethiopia , Egypt and Sudan agreed to do more studies on the Ethiopian Renaissance Dam . A twelve member committee of experts will be formed selected by the three countries to conduct the study.

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  15. Ethiopia welcomes Korean investors, prof...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 14 | Korea Herald

    Ethiopian Deputy Prime Minister Demeke Mekonnen Hassen and Ethiopian Ambassador to Seoul Dibaba Abdetta pose for a photo after an interview with The Korea Herald at Lotte Hotel in Seoul, Dec. 1. The Ethiopian delegation visited Korea from Nov. 30-Dec. 3 to invigorate bilateral cooperation in diplomacy, trade and investment, technological transfer and education. The cradle of mankind, Ethiopia, is at the dawn of a national awakening.

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  16. 5 Reasons to Visit Addis Ababa NowRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 12 | Fodor's

    ... is meant to be springy, light-bodied, and mildly tangy, like sourdough - are often lost in translation. (Outside of Ethiopia, rice flour is frequently subbed for the traditional teff grain, resulting in a heavy bread that sits ponderously in the ...

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  17. Darfur Association "disheartened" by ICC decision to not meet themRead the original story

    Thursday Nov 27 | In-depth Africa

    November 30, 2014 South Sudanese displaced people living in United Nations camps in Central Equatoria state have dismissed as untrue government claims that they support rebellion. () November 29, 2014 The head of the African Union High-Level Implementation Panel adjourned the discussions between the government and Darfur rebel groups on a Declaration of () November 29, 2014 The South Sudanese army on Saturday vowed to militarily end the ongoing rebellion in the country's Greater Upper Nile region.

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  18. South Sudan peering into abyss as it marks a year of conflictRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 13 | Sydney Morning Herald

    ... people are internally displaced and over 600,000 refugees have fled to neighbouring countries, the majority to Ethiopia. UNMISS has over 10,000 soldiers and 1000 police in the country but its mandate only covers civilian protection, human rights ...

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  19. Australian circus star teaches her skills in birth country EthiopiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 13 | The Age

    ... 35, pursued her dream to train the next generation of Ethiopian acrobats and opened the Gamo Circus School of Ethiopia in the capital, Addis Ababa. Wogayehu's students learn juggling, acrobatics and other classic circus skills but a lack of safety ...

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  20. NNPD reinforces unison to ca...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 12 | Walta Information Centre

    Ethiopians have colorfully celebrated 9th Nations, Nationalities and Peoples Day in Assosa, Benshangul Gumuz, on the 7th of December 2014. This kind of coming together, evaluating what has done and sharing experiences as well as cultures has developed following the rights the Ethiopian constitution has guaranteed to the people of Ethiopia.

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