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Ethiopia Plans to Privatize Key State Enterprises

ADDIS ABABA - Ethiopia's finance minister says the government is preparing to privatize some state-owned entities. However, the plan to sell off parts of the country's once-guarded crown jewels is getting a mixed reaction.At a corner of the Ethiopian A...

Ethiopia Plans to Privatize Key State Enterprises

ADDIS ABABA - Ethiopia's finance minister says the government is preparing to privatize some state-owned entities. However, the plan to sell off parts of the country's once-guarded crown jewels is getting a mixed reaction.At a corner of the Ethiopian A...

Sudan’s Bashir Appears in Public for First Time Since Ouster

KHARTOUM Sudan's former President Omar al-Bashir appeared in public on Sunday for the first time since his ouster, as he was led away to a prosecutor's office in a corruption probe. The deposed strongman has been held under

Sudan’s Bashir Appears in Public for First Time Since Ouster

KHARTOUM Sudan's former President Omar al-Bashir appeared in public on Sunday for the first time since his ouster, as he was led away to a prosecutor's office in a corruption probe. The deposed strongman has been held under

Cameroon Military Delivering Aid to English-Speaking Regions

YAOUNDE, CAMEROON - Cameroon's military is taking 55 truckloads of humanitarian aid to its English-speaking regions, amid heavy clashes with separatist forces that have killed at least 25 people in the past two weeks.A crowd of about 200 is gathered

Ghana Says Its Forces Rescued 2 Kidnapped Canadian Women

ACCRA/TORONTO - Ghana forces have rescued two Canadian women who were kidnapped last week outside their hostel in Ghana's second city of Kumasi, the Ghanaian government said in a statement on Wednesday.The women, aged 19 and 20, were volunteers for

Ebola outbreak spreads to Uganda – it should never have happened

A five-year-old boy and his grandmother have died of Ebola virus disease in Uganda. These are the first recorded cross-border Ebola deaths in the current outbreak that started in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) in April 2018.The DRC

Ebola outbreak spreads to Uganda – it should never have happened

A five-year-old boy and his grandmother have died of Ebola virus disease in Uganda. These are the first recorded cross-border Ebola deaths in the current outbreak that started in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) in April 2018.The DRC