For Ethiopian officials, Acute Watery Diarrhea (AWD) is a euphemism for cholera.
BY CGTN AFRICA
Hundreds of people have been falling sick due to the outbreak of Acute Watery Diarrhea also known as AWD in Ethiopian Somali region.
And the situation was getting closer to becoming a national health emergency but according to the Ethiopian minister for health Professor Yifru Birihanu the last ten days saw dramatic improvements. Continue reading Ethiopia: ‘Diarrhea’ Outbreak Getting Closer to Becoming a National Emergency
SOUTH Sudan President Salva Kiir and rebel chief Riek Machar are set to meet Tuesday in a fresh push to end nearly six months of civil war, sources said Monday.
A source close to the talks in the Ethiopian capital said the rivals are set to meet “in the afternoon” on Tuesday, along with regional leaders from the East African bloc IGAD.
A face-to-face meeting between the foes “would be very good” for the peace process, the source told AFP. Continue reading Kiir and Machar Expected to Sign Final Peace Deal