Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe said on Monday he was donating $1 million to the African Union (AU), hoping to set an example for African countries to finance AU programmes.
Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe has called for more innovative ways of funding African Union programmes.
A total of 669 people were killed in unrest that gripped Ethiopia for several months until authorities imposed a state of emergency last October.
Ethiopia will operate its first trans-boundary railway network in May this year. The railway links Ethiopia’s capital Addis Ababa to Djibouti in the north.
At least 48 people, 15 of them children, were killed in a landslide at a huge garbage dump on the outskirts of the Ethiopian, the city’s spokesman said on Monday.