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  1. Behind Closed Doors, WHO Prepares to Elect its Next Leader

    05.22 / 22:18 tesfanews.net Tesfanews.net - Politics
    BY HELEN BRANSWELL | STAT NEWS Representatives of countries from around the globe will get down to the task of electing the next leader of the World Health Organization on Tuesday. We’re not making any bold prognostications on who will be selected to take over the helm of the global health agency from outgoing Director-General… The post Behind Closed Doors, WHO Prepares to Elect its Next Leader appeared first on T…
  2. Okubay Tsegay Wins Changchun Marathon 2017

    05.22 / 22:18 tesfanews.net Tesfanews.net - Politics
    BY XINHUA Okubay Tsegay Gebretnsae from Eritrea finished first here on Sunday in Changchun International Marathon, in which thirty thousand runners took part. Gebretnsae clocked 2 hours, 14 minutes and 50 seconds for his men’s marathon title in Northeast China’s Changchun City, beating Mongolian Jamsranolonbayar into the second place. Wakwoyayadenioliksa, who came from Ethiopia, won… The post Okubay Tsegay Wins Changchun Marathon 2017 appeared first on…
  3. Ethiopia’s Cholera-Denying WHO Candidate is Taking a Battering Online

    05.21 / 22:05 tesfanews.net Tesfanews.net - Politics
    BY ENDALK Thousands of Tweets, several open letters and a relentless online campaign have dogged Ethiopia’s candidate for the World Health Organization Director-General position, Tedros Adahanom, as member states prepare to vote on May 23, 2017. But why do Ethiopians dislike him so much? With support from the Ethiopian government, Mr. Adahanom has led a robust and elaborate… The post Ethiopia’s Cholera-Denying WHO Candidate is Taking a Battering Online appeared first on Tesf…