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Top 10 Places To Visit In Ethiopia

The following EthiopiaList’s Top 10 Places to Visit in Ethiopia is prepared based on consultations with travel experts and feedback from our readers.   1. Semien Mountains 2. Danakil Depression 3. Lalibela and Axum 4. Sof Omar Cave 5. Harar Lake Tana Merkato, Addis Ababa Omo Valley Bale Mountains Fasiledes …

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Too Many Cars Spoil the Roads

Before September 2011, the total number of cars with a code two license plate in Addis Ababa, which denotes a vehicle used for personal use, was no more than 100,000. In the past three years, however, close to 48,000 cars with code two plates have joined the roads of Addis …

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Ebola Screening in Ethiopia tests up to 1000 Passengers in an Hour

Ethiopia is home to the African Union and the United Nations Economic Commission for Africa headquarters. As such Addis Ababa plays host to many continental meetings regularly. The meetings range from African heads of states summit to other gatherings based on particular issues affecting Africa. Some meetings, expected to be …

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In Ethiopia’s Capital, a Resurgent Jazz Scene

On a recent Sunday evening, a stylish audience in their 20s packed Mama’s Kitchen, a wood-and-glass lounge on the fourth floor of an otherwise closed shopping center near the Bole International Airport in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia’s capital. They were there to hear an adventurous young pianist, Samuel Yirga, as he …

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Urgent need of water supply in Addis Ababa

These days young and old people are seen carrying jerrycans in the streets of northern and eastern part of Addis Ababa to collect drinking water. Not only residents in Addis Ababa are suffering from acute shortage of water, but also civil servants in some of various state offices are in …

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Diplomatic Bazaar to Raise Fund for Charity

Addis Ababa Nov 13/2014  – The Diplomatic Spouses Group of Ethiopia (DSGE) announced that a diplomatic bazaar, the proceeds of which will go to charitable causes, will be held here in Addis Ababa on November 22, 2014. More than 60 participating countries will be selling distinct merchandise like jewelry, food, …

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