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An Easy Transition After the Prime Minister’s Death

Summary The Ethiopian government announced the death of Prime Minister Meles Zenawi on Aug. 21. Zenawi, 57, had held his post since the Ethiopian People’s Revolutionary Democratic Front came to power in 1991 after overthrowing the communist regime led by … Continue reading

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After independence, what next for South Sudan?

Note to the editor:  South Sudan became the newest nation in the world on 9 July when it gained independence, fuelling hopes of an end to the bloody war it fought with the north. However, in this report for Africa … Continue reading

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North African women press for freedom, rights and dignity

Note to the editor:  The popular uprisings in Tunisia and Egypt appear to have set the stage for a wave of women’s activism in Africa, with a fresh demand for freedom and dignity. Fatma Naib examines this phenomenon for UN … Continue reading

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Africa’s Group of 33

Since 1971 when the least developed countries (LDCs) category was created by the UN, sub-Saharan African countries have dominated the list. Four decades later, with 33 members (only 14 of the region’s 47 countries are not LDCs), sub-Saharan Africa still … Continue reading

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Congratulations! RT @EthiopiaAirline: Ethiopian Wins Bombardier’s "Airline Reliability Performance" Award http://bit.ly/mRhV2H

iEthiopia: Congratulations! RT @EthiopiaAirline: Ethiopian Wins Bombardier’s “Airline Reliability Performance” Award http://bit.ly/mRhV2H Continue reading

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RT @coffeetweet: Grow coffee in your backyard: By Noris Ledesma Coffee ( Coffea arabica) is native to central Ethiopia http://bit.ly/gL3xdO

iEthiopia: RT @coffeetweet: Grow coffee in your backyard: By Noris Ledesma Coffee ( Coffea arabica) is native to central Ethiopia http://bit.ly/gL3xdO Continue reading

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RT @soltempore: Good morning, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia! Dawn 06:23, #sunrise 06:44, noon 12:39, #sunset 18:33, dusk 18:55 EAT (UTC+3) Feb 13th

iEthiopia: RT @soltempore: Good morning, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia! Dawn 06:23, #sunrise 06:44, noon 12:39, #sunset 18:33, dusk 18:55 EAT (UTC+3) Feb 13th Continue reading

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Comment or discuss @iEthiopia tweets on http://bit.ly/ii4faw #iEthiopia #Africa

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iEthiopia: Comment or discuss @iEthiopia tweets on http://bit.ly/ii4faw #iEthiopia #Africa Continue reading

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* NEWS * : Comment or discuss @iEthiopia tweets on http://www.iethiopia.org/blog #iEthiopia

iEthiopia: * NEWS * : Comment or discuss @iEthiopia tweets on http://www.iethiopia.org/blog #iEthiopia Continue reading

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Ethiopia: Number Needing Emergency Food Aid Declines http://bit.ly/fPNB2U

iEthiopia: Ethiopia: Number Needing Emergency Food Aid Declines http://bit.ly/fPNB2U Continue reading

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