Ethiopia Prosperity Party to open offices in Tigray

To secure more votes during the upcoming August general election, the ruling coalition in Ethiopia, Prosperity Party, has announced its plan to open branches in every district of Tigray Region.

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Ethiopia: Tigray Region pardons 2,332 prisoners

The Tigray Region of Ethiopia announced today pardoning 2,332 prisoners who were serving their sentences in different prisons.

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European Commission President arrives Ethiopia

The President of the European Commission, Ursula von der Leyen, today arrived Addis Ababa, Ethiopia to attend the 10th round of African Union (AU)- European Union (EU) Commission-to-Commission meeting.

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Ethio Telecom cut Internet tariff 65 percent

Ethio Telecom, the state owned telecommunications services provider in Ethiopia, announces 65 percent discount on broadband Internet for corporate clients.

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Siemens Gamesa introduces renewable energy in Djibouti

Energy access rates and reliability in Africa are the lowest in the world and electricity costs are among the highest.

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Ethiopia refuses to participate in Nile negotiation

The Government of Ethiopia has said that it will not participate in the U.S. mediated negotiation with Egypt and Sudan on Great Ethiopian Reconnaissance Dam (GERD).

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Cable theft interrupts Addis Ababa train service

Continued stealing of train cables, has led Addis Ababa City, the capital of Ethiopia, to partially interrupt its transportation service.

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Ethiopia to release 60 ex-officials, opposition figures

The Government of Ethiopia on Monday announced its plan to release from prison 60 former officials implicated in grand corruption and crimes against humanity, among others.

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Sudan calls for joint investment on the Nile

Without joint planning and investment, Nile Basin countries miss-out on opportunities of development that benefits the Nile people, says Sudan’s Minister of Foreign Affairs.

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Ethiopian special envoy meets Egypt President

A special envoy of Ethiopia led by the former Prime Minister of Ethiopia, Hailemariam Desalegn, on Sunday met with Egypt President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi.

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Bomb attack injures 29 in Ethiopia demonstration

At a rally organized in Ambo town in Oromia Region of Ethiopia by the ruling coalition Prosperity Party on Sunday, 29 people were injured by bomb attack.

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Ethiopian government finance institutions profit $332 million

The three state enterprises in Ethiopia engaged in providing financial services have made 10.7 billion birr (about $332.1 million at the current exchange rate) profit before tax during the first

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