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AU backed Dr Tedros Adhanom is the Leader the WHO Needs

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Dr Tedros, 51, is former Ethiopian government official who has served as Health Minister and Foreign Minister before becoming candidate to become Director General of the World Health Organisation (WHO), whose elections are due next week, May 21-31, at the World Health Assembly in Geneva, Switzerland.  Dr. Tedros has the most …

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Ethiopia to Open Embassy in Kigali, Rwanda

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Ethiopian Ministry of Foreign Affairs has announce the opening Ethiopian embassy in Rwanda’s capital, Kigali. Ethiopia has been carrying out its diplomatic relation with Rwanda through its embassy in Uganda. In his weekly briefing for the media, the Spokesperson, Meles Alem said the opening the embassy will have a crucial role …

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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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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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