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Wingu.africa to build hyperscale data center in Ethiopia

wingu. africa, the pan East African data center operator based in Djibouti, broke ground on Monday 11th January 2021 to establish Ethiopia’s first-ever Carrier-Neutral Hyperscale Data Center Park, located in the ICT Park, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. wingu.africa has close to 10 years experience of developing and operating data centers in Africa, and an international track-record […]

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Ethiopia attracts $1.1 billion FDI in five months – etbaba.com

Ethiopian Investment Commission has indicated that the country has attracted $1.1 billion foreign direct investment during the first five months of the year. The commissioner of Ethiopian Investment Agency, Lelise Neme, told the state broadcaster ETV, that the projects are registered in manufacturing, agriculture and hospitality sectors. The Commissioner stated that the spread of coronavirus […]

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Ethiopia secures $1.4 billion remittance from diaspora – etbaba.com

During the first five months of the budget year of the country started July 8, 2020, the Government of Ethiopia has secured $1.4 billion remittances from the Ethiopian diaspora who used legal banking channels to send money to their relatives. When the year ends, the east African country expects to get $4 billion hard currency […]

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Ethiopia captures TPLF godfather Sibhat Nega – etbaba.com

The special force of federal police and national defense force of Ethiopia today captured Sibhat Nega, known as the godfather of Tigray Peoples Liberation Front (TPLF). He is seized in a cave along with his wife and other military officers who defected from the Ethiopian Army and launched the military attack on the northern command […]

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Ethio Lease supplies medical equipment Alatyon Hospital – etbaba.com

Ethio Lease, Ethiopia’s first privately-held and foreign-owned equipment leasing company handed over a state-of-the-art CT Scanner to Alatyon Hospital in Hawassa as part of its initiative to provide diagnostic equipment to the healthcare sector. Medical imaging is crucial at all major levels of health care. Effective, safe, and high-quality imaging equipment is important for medical […]

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1,131 COVID-19 patients in Ethiopia recover in 24 hours – etbaba.com

In the last 24 hours 1,131 Ethiopians have recovered from coronavirus (COVID-19) while the country reported 468 new cases. The daily report of the Ministry of Health of Ethiopia shows that so far a total of 111,870 people have recovered from COVID-19 in Ethiopia. Five patients have lost their lives increasing the total number of […]

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Ethiopia electoral board chooses voting dates – etbaba.com

National Electoral Board of Ethiopia (NEBE) chosen June 5, 2021 and June 12, 2021 to be voting dates for the sixth general election of the country. The voting date for the two city administrations – Addis Ababa and Dire Dawa will take place on June 12, 2021, while Ethiopians in the rest of Ethiopia excluding […]

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UN agency donates vehicles supporting COVID19 response in Ethiopia – etbaba.com

The United Nations Economic Commission for Africa (UNECA) today donated vehicles to support COVID19 response in Ethiopia. “We are gathered here today to extend our hand of solidarity in response to an appeal by the Ethiopian Public Health Institute (EPHI) for support in their COVID-19 response activities,” said Carlos Haddad who heads the Division of […]

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CR2 set to accelerate digital banking in Ethiopia

CR2, one of the top financial technologies companies operating in Ethiopia, has been awarded the tender to roll out Zemen Bank’s mobile banking with Bank World, its digital banking platform, CR2 said. As a major leap forward for the Bank’s digital banking plans and augments their existing internet banking offering with the addition of mobile […]

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