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  1. Agreement on Declaration of Principles between The Arab Republic of...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | Walta Information Centre

    Agreement on Declaration of Principles between The Arab Republic of Egypt, The Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia And The Republic of the Sudan On The Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam Project 5th March 2015 @ 23:30, Khartoum, Sudan Agreement on Declaration of Principles between The Arab Republic of Egypt, The Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia And The Republic of the Sudan On The Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam Project Preamble Mindful of the rising demand of the Arab Republic of Egypt, the Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia and the Republic of Sudan on their transboundary water resources, and cognizant of the significance of the River Nile as the source of livelihood and the significant resource to the development of the people of Egypt, Ethiopia and Sudan, the three countries have committed to the following principles on the GERD: I. Principle of Cooperation a To ... (more)

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  2. President Sisi meets with Ethiopian public diplomacy delegation - Wednesday, 25 March 2015 12:01Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | Walta Information Centre

    Addis Ababa, 25 March 2015 - Egyptian President Abdel Fatah El-Sisi met today with the Ethiopian public diplomacy delegation that had previously visited Egypt. The President called on the delegates to enhance relations between Ethiopia and Egypt to greater heights.

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  3. Ministry plans 2.45 mln residential houses for next GTP - Wednesday, 25 March 2015 07:44Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | Walta Information Centre

    The Ministry of Urban Development, Housing & Construction says it is building 2.45 million houses between 2015/16 and 2020/21, the period of the next Growth and Transformation Plan . The implementation plan will be completed this fiscal year with construction intended to begin in 2015/16, says Mohammedzain Kedir, policy and program bureau officer of MoUDHC.

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  4. Ethiopia, France hold political consultations - Wednesday, 25 March 2015 07:34Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | Walta Information Centre

    ... opened the session, noting that the relationship between the two countries was long standing and firm. He said Ethiopia and France have converging interests on mutually important issues of regional peace and stability, fighting terrorism, climate ...

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  5. Africa: Egypt and Ethiopia Sign Declaration on Grand DamRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | AllAfrica.com

    ... Addis Ababa on Tuesday. Sisi signed the declaration with Desalegn and Sudanese President Omar al-Bashir. Egypt and Ethiopia have decided to upgrade a ministerial committee joining the two countries to leadership level, Sisi and Desalaegn announced. ...

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  6. South Sudan's rival leaders to participate in IGAD summitRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 19, 2015 | Sudan Tribune

    ... mentioned in the timeframe. The plan also revealed that after the summit, the IGAD chairman and prime minister of Ethiopia will conduct consultations with the representatives of Troika (USA, UK and Norway), European Union (EU), China and the United ...

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  7. Ethiopia and Egypt vow to turn Nile dispute into mutual cooperationRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 19, 2015 | Sudan Tribune

    ... Omer Hassan al-Bashir on Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD). This is the first official state visit to Ethiopia by an Egyptian leader in 30 years which the Ethiopian premier hailed as a major diplomatic achievement. The Egyptian president will ...

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  8. Sudan, the Obama Administration, and the costs of rapprochementRead the original story

    Feb 19, 2015 | Sudan Tribune

    The opposition Popular Congress Party declined to take part in the national dialogue preparatory meeting saying they reject any foreign involvement in the process, but asserted its support to the efforts of March 24, 2015 - The leaders of Ethiopia and Egypt on Tuesday vowed to take serious steps to peacefully resolve the long-standing dispute over the use of Nile water resources.

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  9. Ethiopia: Belg Behind ScheduleRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | AllAfrica.com

    ... declined but the quantity of production is intact. Belg is the main rainy season for south and southeast regions of Ethiopia. These regions such as Southern Nations & Nationalities Peoples Region (SNNPR) and Oromia Region get 70pc of their annual ...

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  10. Ethiopia: Court Hears Objections Over Defective Lottery Tickets in the MarketRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | AllAfrica.com

    The Crimina bench of Lideta Federal High Court heard on March 18, 2015, the preliminary objections and defenses related to the distribution of wrongly printed lottery tickets which should have been removed from circulation. The charges were filed by the Federal Ethics & Anti-Corruption Commission against four employees of the National Lottery Administration and two brothers, who are agents of the Administration, all of whom were arraigned on March 9, 2015.

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  11. Ethiopia: City Chamber Resolves Election QuandaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | AllAfrica.com

    The Addis Ababa Chamber of Commerce and Sectoral Associations has settled by re-electing the former president, vice-president and five of the nine boards of directors on its ninth general assembly held on March 19, 2015. The assembly, which was repeated by the Lideta Federal High Court's decision saying the annulled ninth assembly held on December 19, 2013 had unlawfully banned the member United Insurance S.C.'s representative Zafu Eyesuswork from attending the assembly and casting his vote, had elected the president, the vice president and nine board of directors, listened to the performance and audit reports and approved them.

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  12. Ethiopia: Libya Oil Fights Weyra Transport, Privatization Agency Over Gas StationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | AllAfrica.com

    The Company is accusing Weyra Transport S.C. and Privatization and Public Enterprises Supervising Agency for misappropriating its three gas stations Libya Oil Ethiopia Ltd. is suing Weyra Transport S.C. and Privatization & Public Enterprises Supervising Agency for unlawfully transferring three gas stations it owned to a third party, Trans Ethiopia Plc. The stations, located at Gotera area in Addis Abeba, Nekemte and Bishoftu, were part of a retail deal Libya Oil had with Weyra Transport Plc.

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  13. Military officer assassinated in Ambo, Ethiopia.Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | CNN

    ... orise the people of Ambo who have developed an immense resilience against dictatorship under the minority regime of Ethiopia.

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  14. .com | Egypt, Ethiopia hope for long-term Nile co-operationRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | News24

    The leaders of Ethiopia and Egypt said on Tuesday that they are hopeful talks over sharing Nile River waters will end in agreement. Egyptian President Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi told reporters in the Ethiopian capital of Addis Ababa, where he is on an official visit, that Ethiopia and Egypt are "on the right path to cooperation" following the signing of an initial agreement between Sudan, Egypt and Ethiopia.

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  15. Egypt, Ethiopia hope for long-term Nile River cooperationRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    Egyptian president Fattah al-Sisi, left, and Ethiopian prime minister Hilemariam Desalegn, right, shake hands after the press conference at The National Palace Tuesday, March 24, 2015 in Addis Ababa Ethiopia. The leaders of Egypt and Ethiopia have agreed to upgrade talks over the controversial Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam that Addis Ababa is constructing over the Nile River.

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  16. Bangladesh wins international award for women's empowermentRead the original story

    Tuesday Mar 24 | Newkerala.com

    Bangladesh has won an international award for women's empowerment and reducing gender gaps, securing a place among the top 10 countries that reduced gender gaps in politics significantly, media reported on Tuesday. The Women in Parliaments Global Forum presented this award to Bangladesh in its annual summit in the Ethiopian capital Addis Ababa, bdnews24.com reported.

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  17. Major Ethiopia textile build experiences delaysRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | Just-Style

    The Ethiopian Textile Association has insisted the construction of a major textile factory by Bangladesh's DBL Group will proceed, despite delays. textile factory, which will be the second largest in Ethiopia, was expected to start operations in the last quarter of 2015.

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  18. Sierra Leone: SLPP Wants President Koroma ImpeachedRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | AllAfrica.com

    The National Executive Council of the main opposition Sierra Leone Peoples Party has called on their parliamentarians to initiate an impeachment motion against President Ernest Bai Koroma for his "unconstitutional sacking of Vice President Alhaji Samuel Sam-Sumana". President Koroma sacked his vice Sam-Sumana of 17 March and replaced him with Ambassador Victor Bockarie Foh on 19 March, drawing irk from a large section of society who argue the action is "unconstitutional".

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  19. Ethiopia's leap toward solar energy - Tuesday, 24 March 2015 13:04Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | Walta Information Centre

    Ethiopia, a vibrantly growing economy attracting many investors, will need alternative sources of energy to sustain production and economic growth. It is out of these challenges the country is looking for more clean and renewable energy alternatives.

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  20. Egypt, Sudan Edge Toward Cooperation on Ethiopia's Nile DamRead the original story

    Tuesday Mar 24 | The Washington Post

    ... dam on the Nile's main tributary will be Africa's largest power plant after its scheduled completion in 2017. Ethiopia says it will benefit the region by generating electricity, reducing floods and storing water for use during droughts. Sudan and ...

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