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The Assembly of the Heads of State and Government of the AU in Johannesburg

(Jun 15, 2015) The two day 25th Ordinary Session of the Heads of state and Government of the Africa Union has been taking place at the Sandton Covention Centre, Pavilion Foyer-plenary, in...

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Dr. Tedros Adhanom meet with James Doddridge, UK Secretary of State for African Affairs

(Jun 15, 2015) On the sidelines of the 27th ordinary session of the Executive Council, Dr.Tedros Adhanom, Ethiopia's Minister of Foreign Affairs met with the UK Secretary of State for African...

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Ethiopia and Zambia sign MoU to establish permanent commission.

(Jun 13, 2015) Ethiopia and Zambia signed a Memorandum of Understanding on Friday (June 12) to establish a Joint Permanent Commission to enhance bilateral links and expand cultural, economic and...

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State Minister Dewano Kedir holds talks with a visiting Zambian Delegation

(Jun 11, 2015) State Minister Dewano Kedir held talks with a visiting Zambian delegation led by Dr. Roland Msiska, Minister and Secretary of the Cabinet, Office of the President on Wednesday...

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The 27th Ordinary Session of the AU Executive Council opens in Johannesburg

(Jun 11, 2015) The 27th ordinary Session of the Executive Council opened on Thursday (June 11) and in an  opening statement   Dr. Nkosazana Dlamini Zuma, Chairperson of the AU...

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COMESA, the ECA and SADC launch the set up Tripartite Free Trade Area

(Jun 11, 2015) The Heads of State and Government of the Common Market for Eastern and Southern Africa (COMESA), East African Community (EAC) and Southern African Development Community (SADC)...

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Somali Prime Minister and Defense Minister at the Pentagon

(Jun 11, 2015) The US Deputy Defense Secretary, on Tuesday (June 9) hosted Somali Prime Minister, Omar Ali Sharmarke and Defense Minister, General Abdulkadir Sheikh Ali Dini at a meeting in the...

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ICRC says further South Sudan fighting puts hundreds of thousands at risk of starvation

(Jun 11, 2015) The International Committee of the Red Cross said on Wednesday (June 10) that hundreds of thousands of people were at risk of starvation in South Sudan following the resurgence...

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Ethiopia’s Minister of Finance proposes a record budget for the next fiscal year

(Jun 10, 2015) Minister of Finance, Sufian Ahmed, presented a 223.4 billion birr (US$11 billion) budget for the fiscal year starting on July 8 to Parliament on Tuesday (June 19). This is nearly...

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International Community calls for dialogue over the Somali Government/Jubaland dispute

(Jun 10, 2015) A joint statement issued by IGAD, the European Union, AMISOM, the U.S. and Britain on Tuesday (June 9) expressed concern over the dispute between the Somali Federal Government and...

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