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East African Athletes dominated London Marathon 2017

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Kenyan athletes Daniel Wanjiru (2:05:48) and Mary Keitany (2:17:01) win the men and women titles, respectively of London Marathon 2017. Ethiopian athletes Kenenisa Bekele (2:05:57) and Tirunesh Dibaba (2:17:56) took the second places in men’s and women’s titles, respectively. One of the highly anticipated exiled Ethiopian athletes, Feyisa Lilesa finished …

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Ethiopia to Change its Policy towards Eritrea?

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Ethiopian Prime Minister Hailemariam Dessalegn hinted on Wednesday that Ethiopia may have a new policy direction replacing the existing policy towards Eritrea, according to the Reporter. At a press conference he held on Wednesday with local journalists, Hailemariam said that his government has already finalized drafting the new policy direction …

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Eritrean opposition group claims Egypt to establish military base in Eritrea

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An Eritrean opposition group, The Red Sea Afar Democratic Organization (RSADO), claimed on Monday that Eritrea had allegedly granted Egypt green light to build a military base within its territory, according to sudantribune. Officials from opposition group, quoting “reliable” sources in Eritrea, claimed Asmara has allowed Cairo to acquire a military base …

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Guinness Extra Stout is launching in Ethiopia via Diageo

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Guinness Extra Stout is launching in Ethiopia according to Ethiopia’s local business newspaper Fortune. Guinness is a black beer that has been in production for over 250 years. A beer that has travelled the globe is now brewed in Ethiopia by Meta Abo brewery, a DIAGEO company. DIAGEO bought Meta …

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Mass deposit of Sapphire mineral discovered in Northern Ethiopia

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Mass deposit of the rare precious mineral Sapphire discovered in Tigray regional state, Ethiopia. According to the International Coloured Gemstone Association,a huge sapphire has been found in northern Ethiopia. Blue Sapphire is the most expensive mineral next to diamond which is now found in northern Ethiopia ,mainly in Tanqa Abergele …

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