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Disturbing is Dr.Tedros Adhanom’s horse trading on human rights, ironically to become WHO head

12 May

By Keffyalew Gebremedhin The Ethiopia Observatory (TEO)
In the World Health Assembly, unlike the narrow pool of voters in the WHO’s 34-member Executive Board, one vote for 194 nations each is more promising. If my past experience is any guide, there is better chance to prevail over dictators and hope for qualitative democracy in WHA in that regard!
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Ebola kills 31 people in DR Congo, says WHO

3 Sep

Posted by The Ethiopia Observatory (TEO)

Kinshasa (AFP) – An outbreak of the Ebola virus in the Democratic Republic of Congo has killed 31 people and the epidemic remains contained in a remote northwestern region, UN the World Health Organization (WHO) said Tuesday.
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Ebola virus disease outbreaks & reach

27 Aug

by Keffyalew Gebremedhin – The Ethiopia Observatory (TEO)

The World Health Organization (WHO) reports that a total of 2,615 infections have been recorded, while by August 20, 2014 the death figure stands at 1,427.
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10 of the world’s extreme poverty concentrations includes Ethiopia – company no reason for comfort

4 Apr

Posted by The Ethiopia Observatory
By IndpethNigeria

The Coordinating Minister for the Economy and Minister of Finance, Dr. Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, said the World Bank’s, “extreme poor nation’’ rating of Nigeria was based on the large number of poor people living in the country.
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President Xi sees greater benefits visting Congo DR, South Africa & Tanzania in his first engagement with Africa

24 Mar

By MUTHOKI MUMO, African Review

China’s new president Xi Jinping lands in Dar es Salaam on Sunday at the beginning of a three-country tour of Africa.

Following his recent election, President Xi’s visit is a sign of an ongoing fundamental shift in the global balance of economic and political power.
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