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Ethiopia’s upper house rules Tigray regional vote unconstitutional

5 September 2020, 8:02 PM

Ethiopia’s upper house ruled on Saturday that plans by the Tigray region to hold an election on September 9 were unconstitutional, setting up a potential clash between the central government and a powerful ethnic party.

Africa CDC can’t explain why COVID-19 has not grown as fast in SA

5 September 2020, 6:10 AM

Africa Centres for Disease Control and Prevention’s (Africa CDC) director Dr John Nkengasong says they do not have answers to why the  COVID-19 pandemic has not grown as fast as expected in South Africa.

Ethiopian museum honours African war veterans in Korean War

21 August 2020, 10:57 AM

This year marks the 70th anniversary of the Korean War. Two African nations joined American-led UN forces back in the 1950s – Ethiopia and South Africa – both countries sent hundreds of troops thousands of miles away to fight against North Korea.

Pope calls for dialogue between Egypt, Ethiopia and Sudan over Nile dam

15 August 2020, 4:23 PM

Pope Francis called for dialogue between Egypt, Ethiopia and Sudan on Saturday, urging them not to let a dispute over a dam on the Nile lead to conflict.

At least 10 dead in Ethiopia protests over autonomy: Health officials

11 August 2020, 1:46 PM

At least 10 people died in clashes between protesters and security forces in Ethiopia’s southern region on Monday, health officials said, the latest violence as myriad ethnic groups clamour for more autonomy.



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