Category Archives: Security

Somalia Upper Parliament Appoints Speaker, Presidential Election set for Jan. 24

Somalia’s Upper House of parliament has elected its speaker on Sunday, the last major step toward holding the presidential election that has been delayed several… Continue reading

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Tension Rises in Gondar and Bahir Dar Over Ethiopian Orthodox Church Celebrations of Epiphany (Timket)

Tensions are high in Ethiopia’s north-western cities of Gondar and Bahir Dar ahead of the Ethiopian Orthodox Church Epiphany (Timket) celebrations that begin this evening… Continue reading

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Son of Gambia’s President Elect Adama Barrow Dies After Dog Bite Amid Growing Tensions

The son of Gambia’s President-elect Adama Barrow has died after being bitten by a dog.
Eight-year-old Habibu Barrow is reported to have died on the… Continue reading

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1 Dead, 11 Injured After Hand Grenade is Thrown Into Ethiopia Hotel

One person died, and 11 others sustained injuries after a hand grenade was thrown into a hotel located in Gondar, a city in Ethiopia’s Amhara… Continue reading

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1 Dead, 11 Injured After Hand Grenade is Thrown Into Ethiopia Hotel

One person died, and 11 others sustained injuries after a hand grenade was thrown into a hotel located in Gondar, a city in Ethiopia’s Amhara… Continue reading

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Ethiopia Makes More Than $800 From Tourism in 3 Months Amid State of Emergency

Ethiopia earned around $872 million exclusively from foreign tourists during the first quarter of the current fiscal year, the Ministry of Culture and Tourism disclosed.… Continue reading

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Ethiopia’s Space Program: Addis Ababa Plans to Launch First Medium-Sized Rocket Into Space

Ethiopia’s Ministry of Science and Technology (MOST) is working on a space rocket that it hopes will be operational in the next three years, Ethiopian… Continue reading

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About 640 High-Ranking TPLF Officials Reprimanded for Misconduct and Weakness

Source: Fana Broadcasting
Following the in-depth reform program it carried out, the Tigray People’s Liberation Front (TPLF) has taken measures against more than 640 members… Continue reading

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About 640 High-Ranking TPLF Officials Reprimanded for Misconduct and Weakness

Source: Fana Broadcasting
Following the in-depth reform program it carried out, the Tigray People’s Liberation Front (TPLF) has taken measures against more than 640 members… Continue reading

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About 640 High-Ranking TPLF Officials Reprimanded for Misconduct and Weakness

Source: Fana Broadcasting
Following the in-depth reform program it carried out, the Tigray People’s Liberation Front (TPLF) has taken measures against more than 640 members… Continue reading

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