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Ethiopian girl band Yegna’s funding axed by UK

(BBC) British taxpayers’ money will no longer be used to fund an Ethiopian girl band, the government has said. International Development Secretary Priti Patel announced a review of the funding… Read more »

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Ministers end funding for ‘Ethiopia’s Spice Girls’

Laura Hughes, political correspondent 6 JANUARY 2017 • 6:20PM Ministers have ended funding for an all-female pop group dubbed Ethiopia’s Spice Girls following a furious backlash from Conservative MPs. Yegna,… Read more »

Ethiopia to start work on space launch vehicle, domestically made satellites

The Ethiopian government announced on 3 January 2017 that it intends to build its own medium-sized space launch vehicle (SLV) and develop the capabilities to domestically build satellites. The Ethiopian… Read more »

Rodrigo Duterte threatens to throw corrupt officials out of a helicopter — and says he’s done it before

In his latest controversial statement, Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte, known for his bloody anti-drug war that has killed thousands, threatened to throw corrupt officials out of a helicopter, saying he… Read more »

Ethiopia: Prosecutors file terrorism charges against Col. Demeke

The 19th bench of the federal high court in Addis Ababa on Tuesday presided over the case of Colonel Demeke Zewdu and et al, who are leaders and members of… Read more »

Ethiopia: Amharas in Benishangul region face mistreatment

Ethnic Amharas in Benishangul Gumuz region of Ethiopia say they are facing beatings, imprisonment and harassment perpetrated by the local and regional authorities. A representative revealed that authorities are jailing… Read more »

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