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Chris Stein

Chris Stein

    Ethiopian crew followed procedure, but unable to control jet — report
    Ethiopian crew followed procedure, but unable to control jet — report
    The crew of the Ethiopian Airlines plane that crashed last month killing 157 people, repeatedly followed procedures recommended by Boeing, but were...
    Black boxes show 'clear similarities' with Indonesian crash, Ethiopia says
    Black boxes show 'clear similarities' with Indonesian crash, Ethiopia says
    Black box data recovered from an Ethiopian Airlines plane that crashed last week shows "clear similarities" with a recent crash in Indonesia of the...
    Planes grounded after deadly Ethiopia crash
    Planes grounded after deadly Ethiopia crash
    Safety doubts over Boeing's best-selling 737 MAX 8 drove several carriers to ground the aircraft Monday after a new jet crashed in Ethiopia,...
    Ethiopian Airlines Boeing crashes killing 157
    Ethiopian Airlines Boeing crashes killing 157
    A Nairobi-bound Boeing 737 crashed minutes after an early-morning takeoff from Addis Ababa Sunday, killing all eight crew and 149 passengers on...
    Nigeria's Buhari wins re-election
    Nigeria's Buhari wins re-election
    Muhammadu Buhari was on Tuesday re-elected Nigeria's president, after a delayed poll that angered voters and raised political temperatures, leading...
    Boko Haram displaced feel forgotten amid Nigeria election fever
    Boko Haram displaced feel forgotten amid Nigeria election fever
    Idriss Abdullahi was once a successful businessman and a husband to four wives, until the day he fled his home when Boko Haram insurgents advanced...
    ​Last day of campaigning in Nigeria before polls
    ​Last day of campaigning in Nigeria before polls
    Nigeria's presidential candidates wrapped up their election campaigns on Thursday, making a final pitch to voters before Africa's most populous...
    With border open, Ethiopia and Eritrea are back in business
    With border open, Ethiopia and Eritrea are back in business
    For two decades, little besides soldiers, refugees and rebels moved across Ethiopia and Eritrea's closed border, but today the once-barren no man's...
    Hope, scepticism as warring South Sudan leaders sign peace deal
    Hope, scepticism as warring South Sudan leaders sign peace deal
    South Sudan's President Salva Kiir and rebel leader Riek Machar signed a much-anticipated peace deal on Wednesday, the latest attempt to end five...
    Song, dance and tears as Ethiopian flight lands in Eritrea
    Song, dance and tears as Ethiopian flight lands in Eritrea
    The "fasten seatbelt" sign had barely pinged off when passengers on a historic flight between Ethiopia and Eritrea began singing and dancing in the...
    Ethiopia, Eritrea declare war 'has come to an end'
    Ethiopia, Eritrea declare war 'has come to an end'
    Ethiopia and Eritrea are no longer at war, the neighbours said in a joint statement Monday after a series of historic meetings in Asmara to end...
    One dead, scores injured in grenade blast at Ethiopia PM's rally
    One dead, scores injured in grenade blast at Ethiopia PM's rally
    One person died and scores of others were hurt after a grenade blast at new Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed's first mass rally in the capital...