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Ethiopian President call for More Turkish Investment


The massive Turkish investment in Ethiopia will further be expanded as President Mulatu Teshome is calling for more investment from the European country. The President assured a 23-member Turkish investors’ delegation that Ethiopia presents them with an array of investment opportunities which they can invest in. Dr. Mulatu yesterday received …

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Ethiopian distance running coach Dr Woldemeskel Kostre passed away


The renowned Ethiopian distance running coach, Dr Woldemeskel Kostre, passed away on Sunday in Addis Ababa. Dr Woldemeskel was considered by many to be the architect of Ethiopia’s phenomenal success at longer distances from the mid-1980s onwards. Dr Woldemeskel is well known for his great ability in spotting and nurturing …

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Landslide in Ethiopia killed Over 40 People


More than 41 people were killed by landslides in Wolaita zone, SNNP regional state of Ethiopia, following heavy rains in five districts on Monday, 9th May 2016,  according to a state-affiliated broadcaster in Ethiopia, Fana Broadcasting Corporate (FBC). A road linking Wolaita zone with Dawro zone and a bridge which …

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Ethiopia names ex-striker Gebremedhin as interim national coach


The Ethiopia Football Federation (EFF) has appointed appointed former striker Gebremedhin Haile as national coach in the hope he can salvage their faint chances of qualifying for the finals of the African Nations Cup next year. The EFF Executive Committee decided to appoint Haile, who handles local side Defense Force, …

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