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Sisay Abebe

Journalism by Sisay Abebe

Digital doctors


Super-fast internet connections and digital technology are changing the face of medicine. A multi-million-dollar venture between India and Ethiopia will see doctors in Addis Ababa using telecommunications to consult medics in India.

Ethiopian women return to fight a new war


Belaynesh Adugna was 12 years old when she fled her husband's home to fight with guerillas in the northern province of Tigray. Now she has to adapt to civilian life.

Ethiopia’s ‘mercenary fight’ against AIDS


Cheap ARV drugs are aplenty in Ethiopia, but only the wealthy can afford them. They are not available in public hospitals and clinics – the government blames poor infrastructure but others blame the government.