Archives for: "March 2007, 26"

Ethiopia - GTZ promotes apples in the highlands of Ethiopia

March 26th, 2007
Apple orchard arrives By Andualem Sisay Capital Addis Ababa, Ethiopia - As part of its SUN - Sustainable Utilization of Natural Resources for Improved Food Security - a program that promotes apples in the highlands of Ethiopia, in particular in Oromia… more »

Ethiopia - Teddy Afro to rock town

March 26th, 2007
Teddy Afro to rock town By Groum Abate Capital Addis Ababa, Ethiopia The young talented vocalist, songwriter and producer Tewodros Kassahun alias Teddy Afro, is going to rock the town after the Easter holidays in his first show in two years. Teddy has… more »

Ethiopia - Wonji Sugar Factory flooded

March 26th, 2007
Wonji Sugar Factory flooded By Groum Abate Capital Addis Ababa, Ethiopia - Wonji Sugar Factory’s expansion drive was set-back after the factory was flooded during last week’s heavy rains. The factory recently launched a 240 million euro, five-year… more »

Ethiopia - Miner says struck gold in Ethiopia

March 26th, 2007
Miner says struck gold in Ethiopia Mon 26 Mar 2007, 13:38 GMT ADDIS ABABA (Reuters) - A mining company said on Monday it had found an estimated 10,000 tonnes of gold in southern Ethiopia that could be worth more than $1 billion. Privately-owned National… more »

Ethiopia Somalia - Up to 100 Somalis, Ethiopians feared drowned-U.N

March 26th, 2007
Updated Smugglers force migrants into sea; 31 killed Up to 90 missing after Africans told to go overboard to enable getaway SAN'A, Yemen - Smugglers taking illegal migrants from Somalia to Yemen forced hundreds of Africans overboard in stormy seas in an… more »