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Dina Mufti, Kuma Demeksa et al appointed for diplomatic missions

President Mulatu Teshome appointed veteran politician Kuma Demeksa and long-familiar figure Samiya Zekaria along with four other prominent figures to be envoys in various countries.   Along with Bereket Simon and Abay Tsehaye, Kuma Demeksa was appointed as the premier’s senior advisor for policy research under a ministerial portfolio. Following …

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Ethiopia Gives Scholarship to 150 Somali Students

Addis Ababa Nov 14/2014 – The Ethiopian government has awarded scholarship to 150 Somali students in a bid to strengthen the people-to-people relationship of Ethiopia and Somalia. Out of the 150 students, 100 will study for their first degree and 50 for Master’s degree. Upon their arrival at Bole airport …

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Regional Parliamentary Meeting to Be Held in Addis Ababa

Addis Ababa Nov 14/2014 Regional Parliamentary Consultative Meeting for Eastern Africa will be held here in Addis Ababa from November 19-21 to discuss the promotion, ratification and domestication of the various African Union legal instruments. At a press statement the Deputy Speaker of Ethiopia’s House of People’s Representatives, Shitaye Menale, …

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