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Ethiopian Nile dam manager found shot dead in his car

By Aaron Maasho ADDIS ABABA (Reuters) – The project manager of a $4 billion Ethiopian dam was found shot dead in his car on Thursday, police said. Investigators inspect the scene, where Ethiopia’s Grand Renaissance Dam Project Manager Simegnew Bekele was found dead in his car in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia July, 26, 2018 REUTERS/Tiksa Negeri […]

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Eritrean forces killed, injured scores of army conscripts

By Tesfa-Alem Tekle April 8, 2016 (ADDIS ABABA) – Eritrean Security forces have allegedly killed and injured several army conscripts in the Eritrean capital, Asmara, officials of an Eritrean opposition group told Sudan Tribune on Thursday. Thousands of Eritreans have been lured from Sudanese refugee camps to Egypt’s Sinai Peninsula, where they are subject to […]

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Ethiopia to hold three days of national mourning

Addis Ababa, 20 April 2015 (WIC) – The House People’s Representative (HPR) is expected to declare three days of national mourning for the 28 Ethiopians killed by Islamic State (IS) militants in Libya. The government confirmed that those killed by the Islamic Sate were all Ethiopians. Ethiopian flag will fly at half-mast across the country and […]

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