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News: Ethiopia

We have started to collect the most important news related to Ethiopia in November 2005. By default, most recent news are listed first.

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Ethiopia: news

'First human' discovered in Ethiopia

Wednesday, March 4th 2015, 18:01

Scientists working in Ethiopia have uncovered a jawbone fossil which may push the origin of humans back 400,000 years.
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VIDEO: Ester Rada: Israel's Ethiopian diva

Saturday, February 28th 2015, 0:11
related countries: Israel Israel

Israel's Ester Rada thrills with rich music inspired by Africa beats
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Mugabe takes over as AU chairman

Friday, January 30th 2015, 13:16
related countries: Zimbabwe Zimbabwe
related places: Addis Ababa

African leaders meeting in Addis Ababa choose the continent's oldest head of state, Zimbabwe's Robert Mugabe, as chairman of the AU for the coming year.
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South Sudan leader fit for summit

Thursday, January 29th 2015, 14:12
related places: Addis Ababa

South Sudan's President Salva Kiir shows up at a regional leaders' summit in Ethiopia's capital Addis Ababa, after earlier concerns about his health.
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Ethiopia 'terror plotters' jailed

Friday, January 16th 2015, 10:08
related countries: Somalia Somalia, United Kingdom United Kingdom

Two British citizens and a Somali man are jailed in Ethiopia for trying to establish an Islamic state, a radio affiliated to the government reports.
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The people pushed out of Ethiopia's fertile farmland

Tuesday, January 6th 2015, 0:04

How the lip-plate people are being driven from their land
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VIDEO: Ethiopians enjoy melancholic music

Monday, December 29th 2014, 19:45

Ethiopia is experiencing something of a renaissance in Jazz and live music with a focus on traditional tunes.
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Yemen migrant boat sinks killing 70

Sunday, December 7th 2014, 20:34
related countries: Yemen Yemen

A boat carrying mostly Ethiopian migrants sinks off Yemen's western coast, killing 70 people, Yemeni officials say.
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Eritreans 'flee conscription drive'

Thursday, November 20th 2014, 11:36
related countries: Eritrea Eritrea

A renewed conscription drive in Eritrea has led to a sharp increase in the number of youths fleeing to Ethiopia, the UN refugee agency tells the BBC.
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VIDEO: Asnaketch, 'Edith Piaf of Ethiopia'

Thursday, November 13th 2014, 19:32

A new film looks at the life of the Ethiopian singer Asnaketch Worku, who the film's director calls "Ethiopia's Edith Piaf"
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Trade deals to ease River Nile row

Monday, November 3rd 2014, 13:27
related countries: Egypt Egypt
related places: Addis Ababa

Egypt and Ethiopia sign a series of trade agreements in Addis Ababa which could help smooth diplomatic tensions over use of the River Nile waters.
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Ethiopia 'targets main ethnic group'

Tuesday, October 28th 2014, 14:12
related places: Oromo

Ethiopia has "ruthlessly targeted" its largest ethnic group, the Oromo people, for suspected links to a rebel group, Amnesty International says.
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VIDEO: Remembering Ethiopia's famine

Wednesday, October 22nd 2014, 23:54

Thirty years ago the BBC broadcast the first television reports of a devastating famine in Ethiopia. Tesfatsion Dalellew saw the reports and coordinated World Vision's response.
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Boom times for Ethiopia's coffee shops

Wednesday, October 15th 2014, 23:08
related places: Addis Ababa

Boom times for Addis Ababa's growing number of coffee shops
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In pictures: Ethiopia’s thriving art market

Monday, September 15th 2014, 0:30

Is Ethiopia's thriving art scene killing creativity?
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How Ethiopians in the US cling onto their heritage

Tuesday, August 5th 2014, 1:26
related countries: United States United States

How Ethiopian children in the US rediscover their roots
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South Sudan peace talks resume

Monday, August 4th 2014, 17:40
related places: Addis Ababa

Peace talks between South Sudan's government and rebels resume in the Ethiopian capital, Addis Ababa, with a 10 August deadline to agree a ceasefire.
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VIDEO: Anger over deadly protest in Ethiopia

Monday, July 28th 2014, 10:18
related places: Ambo

BBC News gains rare access to Ambo in Ethiopia where deadly protests took place.
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Ethiopian mother angry over murdered son

Sunday, July 27th 2014, 23:41

An Ethiopian mother's disbelief at violent student crackdown
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Ethiopia bloggers on terror charges

Friday, July 18th 2014, 13:00

Human rights groups criticise an Ethiopian court's decision to charge with terrorism nine journalists and bloggers in detention since April.
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In pictures: Ethiopia's Circus Debre Berhan

Thursday, July 17th 2014, 0:46

Pictures reveal how an Ethiopia circus troupe hit the big time
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Ethiopian man takes UK to court

Monday, July 14th 2014, 18:31
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom

A legal battle is launched by an Ethiopian citizen who claims the UK has helped to fund a "brutal" resettlement programme in his country.
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VIDEO: Ethiopia defends dissident arrest

Friday, July 11th 2014, 17:18
related countries: Yemen Yemen

Ethiopia had a moral obligation to arrest the opposition leader who was controversially extradited from Yemen last month, Ethiopian leader Hailemariam Desalegn has told the BBC.
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Ethiopia defends dissident arrest

Friday, July 11th 2014, 16:46
related countries: Yemen Yemen

Ethiopia had a moral obligation to arrest the opposition leader who was controversially extradited from Yemen last month, Ethiopia's prime minister tells the BBC.
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