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Safaricom Ethiopia promoting its services on the streets of Addis Abeba, December 2022 (Photo: Safaricom Ethiopia/Facebook) By Biruk Alemu @Birukalemu21 Addis Abeba - After years of monopoly by the state owned Ethio telecom, the Ethiopian telecom sector has finally opened up to liberalization with Safaricom Ethiopia becoming

Domestic debt witnessed a significant increase of 14% since June 2022, soaring to an astonishing 1.7 trillion birr by the end of March 2023 (Photo: thehindubusinessline.com/) Addis Abeba – Despite the government's efforts to curtail borrowing, Ethiopia's public debt is experiencing a rapid increase and shows no signs

Khat market in Kombolcha district, East Hararghe By Abdi Biyenssa @ABiyenssa Addis Abeba – Farmers and exporters of the lucrative khat crop, an essential stimulant plant, cultivated in vast areas of in the Oromia region are facing an unforeseen socio-economic crisis as a result of disruptive government