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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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Ethiopia’s Candidate for Director-Generalship of WHO Enjoys Strong African Backing

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Ethiopia’s candidate for Director-Generalship of World Health Organisation, WHO, Dr. Tedros Adhanom, former Ethiopian foreign minister, enjoys strong backing from African countries. Speaking about the qualification of the Ethiopian candidate, Rwanda’s Minister for Foreign Affairs and Government Spokesperson, Louise Mushikiwabo, has described Dr. Tedros as one of the best qualified …

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Don’t make Ethiopia’s State of Emergency a new normal

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By Kebour Ghenna “Rights aren’t rights if someone can take them away. They’re privileges. That’s all we’ve ever had in this country, is a bill of temporary privileges. And if you read the news even badly, you know that every year the list gets shorter and shorter. Sooner or later, …

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The effect of Donald Trump’s travel ban on Ethiopian Airlines

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Ethiopian Airlines, a state-owned operator, said it is performing well financially despite recent travel ban complications by the US President, Donald Trump. Ethiopian Airlines CEO, Tewolde Gebremariam,  said on Tuesday that Trump’s order halting immigration from 7 states created confusion for passengers but had little impact on operations. The order of …

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Ethiopia builds new 130m Birr presidential palace

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Ethiopian government has  built a new presidential palace that is estimated to cost close to 130 million Br. Accordingly, The family of President Mulatu Teshome (PhD) will soon move to a new residence on Entoto Avenue, neighbouring the US Embassy, after the presidential office in the photo is completed in March …

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