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New research warns that African consumption of illegal drugs is projected to become a public health emergency. Addis Abeba, September 05/2019 – Africa faces a substantial increase in illegal drug use, fueled by organized crime and ineffective policy. In the next 30 years, sub-Saharan Africa will see the world’s biggest surge …

Electricity, transport, and health identified as key priorities Addis Abeba, August 30/2019 – Japan and the African Development Bank today announced a joint target of $3.5 billion under the Enhanced Private Sector Assistance for Africa initiative (EPSA4), during the 7th Tokyo International Conference on African Development (TICAD 7). Both Japan …

Please Click Here to download the pdf version of this Special Edition Zecharias Zelalem Translations and additional reporting from Bileh Jelan. Addis Abeba, July 25/2019 – “She loved life and she loved her family,” Tigist Tafesse says while fighting back tears when asked to describe her late sister Desta. “All …