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25-Jan-2023 to 17:57

Ethiopia bags over $4.2 billion from taxes in half year

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — The government of Ethiopia has obtained over $4.21 billion in tax and related revenues in the past six months, the sector’s top official disclosed on Wednesday.

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25-Jan-2023 to 13:38

Ugandan army officers arrested over extortion

APA-Kampala (Uganda) — Several officers of the Ugandan army have been arrested and detained for alleged involvement in extortion during a recent recruitment exercise, APA can report on Wednesday.

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25-Jan-2023 to 12:58

Khartoum hosts 40th int'l trade fair

APA-Khartoum (Sudan) — In order to increase the value of Indonesian exports to Sudan, the Indonesian embassy in Khartoum again participated in the 40th International Fair of Khartoum (IFK) by facilitating the inclusion of business people from the southeast Asian country to promote their superior products at exhibitions.

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25-Jan-2023 to 10:01

Rwanda missile hits DRC plane for 'violating airspace'

APA - Kigali (Rwanda) — Rwanda who accuses neighbouring DR Congo of violating its airspace for the third time, targeted and hit a fighter jet it claims was flying over its territory.

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24-Jan-2023 to 17:33

Oromo militants attack Ethiopia’s town, kill undisclosed number of civilians

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — The Oromo Liberation Army (OLA) militants Tuesday attacked Ataye town in North Shoa Zone of Ethiopia’s Amhara Regional State, killing an undisclosed number of civilians including children, APA can report on Tuesday.

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24-Jan-2023 to 17:30

AU appoints new high representative for Silencing the Guns in Africa

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — The African Union (AU) has appointed former UN under-secretary General Mohamed Ibn Chambas (Ph.D.), as its high representative for Silencing the Guns in the continent.

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24-Jan-2023 to 16:08

Air Tanzania exploring Nigeria route

APA-Dar es Salaam (Tanzania) — The new route will open up and catalyze Tanzania-Nigeria trade and economic relations and thus take the bilateral ties to greater heights

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