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Breaking News: (Photos & Video) Man Claims He Is 160-Year-Old
Posted by: Pijush Mitra

Addis Ababa :: Ethiopia | updated 2013-09-13 05:52:52 -0700 | odd-news

A farmer named Dhaqabo Ebba from Ethiopia claimed he’s 160-year-old. Unfortunately he could not show his birth certificate to prove his claim though it is a debating issue whether any birth certificate program existed in Ethiopia 160 years ago or...
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Posted by: sunshine41

Addis Ababa :: Ethiopia | updated 2012-07-22 13:47:21 -0700 | odd-news

Um report released Wednesday by the Commission for Sustainable Agriculture and Climate Change, made up of scientists from different countries, states that major changes are needed in agriculture and food consumption worldwide so that future generations are able to feed....
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Breaking News: Scientists warn of a shortage of incense
Posted by: karasiwo

Addis Ababa :: Ethiopia | updated 2012-07-27 17:44:45 -0700 | odd-news

A group of scientists warned that the incense, the fragrant resin that is burned in religious ceremonies for 5,000 years, may become increasingly scarce.Frankincense comes from Boswellia tree that grows in the drylands of Africa and the Arabian peninsula.Researchers monitored...
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Breaking News: Pacific Ocean Chokes on Plastic Pollution
Posted by: Annuki

Gebre Guracha :: Ethiopia | updated 2012-04-13 09:28:47 -0700 | odd-news

In Plastic Ocean, Captain Charles Moore and Cassandra Phillips argue vehemently against the Pacific's plastic problems, but facts are found wanting WHEN Charles Moore sailed his 50-foot catamaran Alguita through one of the remotest, least-visited parts of the Pacific Ocean...
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Posted by: kingston23

Addis Ababa :: Ethiopia | updated 2012-04-17 12:12:13 -0700 | odd-news

United States will provide an additional $ 100 million to combat famine in the Horn of Africa through the distribution of food aid in parts of Ethiopia, Kenya and Somalia affected by the drought, according to the Department of State....
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Breaking News: Ethiopia: Swedish journalists pleaded not guilty of "terrorism" (AFP)
Posted by: lalag

Addis Ababa :: Ethiopia | updated 2012-01-30 17:42:01 -0800 | odd-news

The two Swedish journalists found in Ethiopia after being arrested near the Somali border in the company of a rebel group have pleaded not guilty to charges of "terrorism" against them, found Thursday an AFP journalist."I am not guilty of...
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Breaking News: Bono: Aid to Africa is a strategic imperative, but it must adapt to the crisis (AFP)
Posted by: lalag

Addis Ababa :: Ethiopia | updated 2012-01-30 17:42:42 -0800 | odd-news

Rich countries must continue to help the poorest, especially in Africa, despite the crisis, but NGOs should not pretend that it did not exist, says the Irish rock star Bono in an exclusive interview Wednesday with the AFP.While in Paris...
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Posted by: kingston23

Addis Ababa :: Ethiopia | updated 2012-07-17 02:44:57 -0700 | odd-news

An Ethiopian journalist told the BBC he was forced to leave their country after being interrogated by the authorities when his name was mentioned in a U.S. diplomatic cables. The Wikileaks document Argaw Arshene had suggested that knowledge of the...
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Breaking News: Displaced Somalis protest deteriorating conditions
Posted by: kingston23

Mogadishu :: Somalia | updated 2012-04-17 09:27:50 -0700 | odd-news

Dozens of Somalis displaced by drought in the Horn of Africa protested the deteriorating living conditions in camps in the capital, Mogadishu. Men, women and children in the camp Saydika took to the streets to protest against shortages of food,...
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Posted by: kingston23

Addis Ababa :: Ethiopia | updated 2012-07-23 15:58:13 -0700 | odd-news

Two Swedish journalists who crossed into Ethiopia in the Ogaden region, mostly ethnic Somalis, were accused of promoting terrorism. Johan Persson and Martin crossed the border Schibbye accompanying rebel National Liberation Front Ogaden in July. The insurgents fighting for independence...
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Posted by: hasnain malik

Ejaji :: Ethiopia | updated 2012-04-17 09:36:17 -0700 | odd-news

To quote the Steve's, people respond to incentives, often in surprising ways. These examples just show how much thought and attention should be put into new policies and whether the matches the desired behavior.Interesting analysis of when things go wrong,...
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Breaking News: A women who has been named after the Beled-hawo town of gedo region in Somalia dies
Posted by: MohamedShiil252

Garbahaarrey :: Somalia | updated 2012-02-06 07:42:43 -0800 | odd-news

Beled-Hawo, Hawo Osman Guri, the founder and the woman who has been named after The Beled-Hawo Town of Gedo region dies on Sunday at the age of 110, as confirmed by her relatives. Hawo has been known among Somali people...
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Posted by: lalag

Addis Ababa :: Ethiopia | updated 2012-01-30 12:07:54 -0800 | odd-news

ADDIS ABABA - The president of the African Union (AU) Jean Ping is particularly concerned about the current humanitarian situation in Somalia, according to a statement issued by the AU on Tuesday.President stresses its concern that, according to humanitarian agencies,...
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Posted by: lalag

Addis Ababa :: Ethiopia | updated 2012-01-30 04:49:15 -0800 | odd-news

The African Union summit in Addis Ababa has assumed the rotating presidency of the organization's head of state of Equatorial Guinea Teodoro Obiang Nguema. This choice has been criticized by civil society, who noted that Mr. Obiang Nguema, who is...
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Breaking News: Incident of Karbala is a message of hope, justice and truth
Posted by: MyReports

Shambu :: Ethiopia | updated 2011-12-05 01:34:02 -0800 | odd-news

Occurrence of Karbala was not just an incident but a philosophy of life for the future generations and nations.Message of Karbala is universal and transcends the human boundaries, and regions. It is independent of time bars and binds the entire...
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