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30-Jan-2023 to 09:12

Sudan's military leader in Chad to engineer closer ties

APA-Khartoum (Sudan) — The head of Sudan's military junta Abdell Fattal al-Burhan is in the Chadian capital Ndjamena to engineer closer ties with its neighbour, officials in Khartoum said.

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28-Jan-2023 to 20:24

Ethiopian athletes dominate indoor races in Germany

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — Abdisa Fayisa won the 3000m men’s race in a world age-17 best of 7:40.35 as Ethiopian athletes swept first five places in the women’s contest at the World Indoor Tour in Germany.

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28-Jan-2023 to 19:24

Ethiopian gov't 'open to talks' with Oromo insurgents

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed said his government is open to talks with the rebel Oromo Liberation Army (OLA), but he doubts the group's cohesion.

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28-Jan-2023 to 17:22

Mogadishu: AU's newly deployed senior military officers inducted

APA-Mogadishu (Somalia) — Fifteen newly deployed military staff officers for the African Union Transition Mission in Somalia (ATMIS) have concluded a week-long induction on the range of Mission Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs).

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28-Jan-2023 to 10:34

Kenyan gov't secures 3,900 acres for affordable housing

APA-Nairobi (Kenya) — At least 3,900 acres of land has been secured for the construction of affordable houses across the country.

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28-Jan-2023 to 10:28

Just over 3 percent pass exams in Ethiopia - Official

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — The Ethiopian Ministry of Education has said out of 896, 520 students who sat for the National School Leaving Examination for 2021-22 acadamic year, only 29,909 scored above 50 percent.

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27-Jan-2023 to 16:33

AU urges peaceful, inclusive elections in Africa

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — The African Union (AU) has called on African countries scheduled to hold elections during the first half of 2023 to ensure peaceful and inclusive elections toward silencing the guns in Africa.

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