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ESAT Oduu Afaan Oromoo Jimaata – Nov 23, 2018

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    ESAT Special Discussion on Urban Land Lease Policy – Nov 2018 (Part 1)

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      ESAT Tigrigna News – Nov 22, 2018

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        ESAT Oduu Afaan Oromoo Kamisa – Nov 22, 2018

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          ESAT Addis Abeba Amharic News – Nov 22, 2018

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            Three killed in Assosa University

            ESAT News (November 21, 2018) Three students have reportedly been killed in Assosa University in Western Ethiopia. The Minister of Science and Higher Education, Hirut Woldemariam told local journalists that a spat between two students turned into a deadly clash in which three students lost their lives. Thirty-four others were wounded, according the Minister, as reported by Fana Broadcasting Corporation. ...

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              Ethiopia: ONLF lay down arms, combatants return home

              by Engidu Woldie ESAT News (November 21, 2018) The Ogaden National Liberation Front (ONLF) has officially laid down arms and combatants of the Front have returned to Ethiopia from their base in Eritrea. The move followed a peace agreement reached with the Ethiopian government in Asmara last month. Since its establishment in 1984, the ONLF has been fighting for the ...

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                METEC squanders $36M in failed Afar steam power station

                by Engidu Woldie ESAT News (November 21, 2018) As corruption by the Metals and Engineering Corporation (METEC) continues to be uncovered, sources close to a steam power project in the Afar region say the military industrial complex has wasted $36M, leading to the project to come to a screeching halt. METEC, which took a contract from the government’s Ethiopian Electric ...

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                  Ethiopia: Sixty-five members of national defense force held in Tigray dungeon

                  ESAT News (November 20, 2018) At least sixty-five members of the national defense force have been held in a secret dungeon in Tigray and were feared to have been tortured, according to information reaching ESAT. The soldiers, held in a place called Kuya, are mainly targeted due to their ethnic linkage. They are Oromo and Amhara except 4 soldiers who ...

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                    BREAKING: Police put freeze on land, property of Getachew Assefa, Maj. Gen. Kinfe Dagnew and 400 other corruption suspects

                    by Engidu Woldie ESAT News (November 20, 2018) The crime investigation bureau of the federal police commission sent a letter to ten offices of land administration in the capital to identify and compile information on over 400 suspects of corruption while it put a freeze on their land and property until further action by courts, according to a document sent ...

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