Daily Archives : 12th July 2010

Ethiopia: Poverty Reduction Budget Approved by Parliament

Ethiopia: Poverty Reduction Budget Approved by Parliament

The outgoing parliament, in its 36th regular session recently approved the budgetary bill for the 2010/11 fiscal year amounting to 77.2 billion Birr, the biggest ever in the country’s history. The bill allocates more than 70 percent of its budget…

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Uganda: Football fans killed in blasts

Uganda: Football fans killed in blasts

Three explosions went off Sunday 11th July in two locations in Uganda where supporters had gathered to watch the World Cup Final. Police spokeswoman Judith Nabakooba confirmed that so far 64 people have died in the blasts at the viewing…

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