In Ethiopia, weeks of violent protests have left at least 75 people dead. The unrest was sparked by an urban development plan. But the protests have also tapped into widespread anger about poverty, corruption and a lack of basic rights.
Ethiopia's economy is growing so rapidly it may soon replace Kenya as the largest economic power in the region. But a large number of people in the country still live in poverty and many challenges remain.
The mountain of rubbish in a large landfill dump collapsed, trapping dozens of people. The incident buried makeshift houses and concrete buildings.
The Ethiopian government has blocked mobile internet access, saying it wants to prevent exam leaks. Ethiopia has a record of censoring the country's internet.
In Addis Ababa, German Chancellor Angela Merkel urged the Ethiopian government to be wary of using brutal police tactics against demonstrators and called on African Union states to help end the chaos in Libya.
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