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Ethiopia reports its first death of a COVID-19 patient

6 April 2020, 2:00 AM

Ethiopia has reported its first death of a COVID-19 patient, a 60-year old woman who was in treatment at a hospital in the capital since March 31, the Health Minister Lia Tadesse said on Sunday.


Two Ethiopians use their water trucks to supply clean water to homeless children

3 April 2020, 12:00 AM

Two Ethiopians are using their water trucks to supply water to street children around the capital, Addis Ababa, to clean themselves during this COVID-19 period. Specific services for the homeless to be protected during this COVID-19 are yet to be announced by the government.

Ethiopia postpones August election due to coronavirus

1 April 2020, 11:27 AM

Ethiopia has postponed parliamentary elections scheduled for August due to the coronavirus outbreak.

64 migrants die in the back of truck in Mozambique

24 March 2020, 9:07 PM

Sixty-four people believed to be migrants from Ethiopia have been found dead in a container attached to a truck in Mozambique, provincial migration authorities and the police said on Tuesday.

Ethiopia shuts borders to slow spread of coronavirus

23 March 2020, 7:39 PM

Ethiopia has closed its land borders in an attempt to slow the spread of the coronavirus.



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