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Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed Proposes US$150b in Emergency Financing Package for Africa

24 Mar

Posted by The Ethiopia Observatory (TEO)

by Etenesh Abera, Addis Standard

Addis Abeba, March 24/2020 – The office of Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed proposed a US$150 billion emergency financing package for Africa to combat the spread of COVID-19 as Ethiopia confirmed 12th patient who tested positive for the virus.

In a statement released this morning, PM Abiy forwarded three points proposal “for consideration during the upcoming extraordinary G20 leaders’ summit.” Shortly after that, Ethiopia confirmed its 12th COVID-19 patient, an Ethiopian who traveled from Dubai.

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Meles Zenawi’s April 2005 visit to France, his views on the election that followed in May & confidence that failed to carry the day

8 Feb

By Keffyalew Gebremedhin – The Ethiopia Observatory (TEO)

A French magazine les nouvelles.org on April 16, 2005 came out with an interview with Ethioppia’s authoritarian leader Meles Zenawi during his offical visit in Paris. The interview was conducted at the Raphaël Hôtel, right after Meles returned from being received by the then French President Jacque Chirac.
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