Ethiopia

Ethiopia: President Delivers Speech At AU Summit in Addis Ababa

His Excellency, Paul Kagame, Outgoing Chairperson of the African Union and The President of Republic of Rwanda His...

Ghana: PM Abiy Confers With Presidents of Somalia, Ghana, Botswana

Addis Ababa — Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed has held bilateral discussions with leaders of three African countries at...

Ethiopia: Remembering Emperor Haile Selassie – 10 Profound Quotes

The African Union (AU) honoured Emperor Haile Selassie I with a commemorative statue at its headquarters in Addis...

Africa’s Leaders Gather to Launch New Health Financing Initiative Aimed At Closing Funding Gap and Achieving Universal Health Coverage

press release Addis Ababa — African Heads of State and Government, Ministers of Health and Finance, business leaders...

Sudan Condoles Families of Victims of Ethiopian Crashed Plane

Khartoum — The Foreign Ministry Sunday issued a statement stating that government of Sudan received with great sadness...

Africa Can Ensure Universal Health Coverage When It Unites – Who Director-General

Addis Ababa — "Our success is a powerful statement of what Africa can achieve when it unites around...

Africa: Conflict Prevention, Resolution Working in Africa, António Guterres

Addis Ababa — Conflict prevention and conflict resolution are working in Africa and the combined efforts of the...

African Leaders Parley in Addis Ababa On Healthy Workforce

By Emeka NwachukwuAfrican heads of states and business leaders will gather in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, to examine opportunities...

Zimbabwe: ED Arrives in Ethiopia for AU Summit

By Takunda MaodzaAddis Ababa, Ethiopia — President Mnangagwa arrived here yesterday afternoon for the 32nd Ordinary Session of...

Africa: Postponement of the 37th Session of the AUDA-NEPAD Heads of State and Government Orientation Committee

press release Addis Ababa, February 8, 2019 – The 37th Session of the African Union Development Agency (AUDA-NEPAD)...

South Africa: President Cyril Ramaphosa Leads Delegation to AU Summit in Addis Ababa, 10 to 11 Feb

press release President Cyril Ramaphosa will travel to Addis Ababa, Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia, to lead a...

Ethiopia Fighting to Reclaim Rights to Indigenous Food Staple

By Kylie KiunguyuAccording to the European Patent Office, teff flour and associated food products were "invented" by a...

Ethiopia: Lasting Response Required for the Growing Crisis of IDPs

Addis Ababa — Renewed will of all leaders is required to find a lasting response to the issues...

Ethiopia: U.S. Embassy Launches Ethiopia Debates!

Addis Abeba — The U.S. Embassy in Addis Abeba launched Ethiopia Debates!, "a nationwide program that creates an...

Ethiopia: Clashes in Central Gonder Zone Claim Lives, Damage to Properties

According to Asemahegn the clashes, in particular in Dembiya Woreda of central Gonder, have claimed lives and resulted...

Ethiopia, Guinea Sign Strategic Partnership Deal

Addis Ababa — Ethiopia and the Republic of Guinea have signed Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to elevate their...

Ethiopia: Premier Abiy Meets Guinean President Alpha Condé

Addis Ababa — Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed received President Alpha Condé of Guinea at his office today. Appreciating...

Ethiopia: Commission Supporting Technological Advancements, Youth Initiatives

Addis Ababa — African Union Human Resources, Science and Technology Commission has been supporting technological strategies and youth...

Africa: China Committed to Enhance China-Africa Cooperation, Says Assistant Foreign Minister

Addis Ababa — China is actively involved in hot spot issues in Africa and supports the people of...

Africa: Civil Societies Calls On AU, Member Countries to Find Lasting Solutions for IDPs

Addis Ababa — Civil Societies have urged the African Union and member states to find long-lasting solutions for...

Ethiopia: Joint Port Dev’t Agreement Not Moving At Desired Pace

Addis Ababa — the joint port development initiative proposed by Prime Minster Abiy Ahmed during his first foreign...

Ethiopia: Govt Urged to Take Measures That Curb Illegal Financial Flows

Addis Ababa — The government needs to take a number of measures to reduce the effects of illegal...

Africa: An Africa in search of growth cannot afford the luxury of camps of unproductivity, says Songwe

press release Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, February 7, 2019 (ECA) - The 34th Ordinary Session of the Executive Council...

Africa: Leaked Letter Alleges Cronyism by African Union Boss – Report

The deputy chairperson of the African Union Commission has launched an unprecedented attack on his boss, chairperson Moussa...

Africa: The 34th Ordinary Session of AU Executive Council Kicks Off

Photo: African Union Deputy Chairperson of the African Union Commission Thomas Kwesi-Quartey Addis Ababa — The 34th Ordinary...

Ethiopia: Ex-Somali Region President Now Reads Malice By Government in Charges Against Him

Former Somali regional state president Abdi Muhamud Omer, a.k.a, Abdi Iley, has told a high court in Addis...

Ethiopia: Ex-Somali Region President Dismisses Criminal Charges Against Him As ‘Coordinated Lies’

By Mahlet FasilFormer Somali regional state president Abdi Muhamud Omer, a.k.a, Abdi Iley, has today told judges at...

Ethiopia: With Fruits and Green Shoots, Tigray Swaps Image of Famine for Resilience

By Thin Lei WinRuwa Feleg, Ethiopia — The lack of conflict and Ethiopia's strong economic growth helped the...

Ethiopia Gets Its Teff Back

By Jerry ChifambaCape Town — The Ethiopian government is celebrating a major victory in a long-running dispute over...

Ethiopia: State Minister Hirut Receives Credentials From Two New Ambassadors

Addis Ababa — State Minister of Foreign Affairs, Hirut Zemene received today credentials from two new ambassadors to...

Ethiopia: House Approves Proclamation to Re-Establish ENA

Addis Ababa — The House of Peoples Representatives, on its third extraordinary session today, has approved the proclamation...

Ethiopia: AAU Confers Professorship On 6 Scholars

Addis Ababa — Addis Ababa University (AAU) has conferred professorship on six lecturers. Accordingly, professorship has been conferred...

Ethiopia: Foreign Minister Urges Ambassadors to Be Sharp Towards Global Trends

Addis Ababa — Foreign Minister Workneh Gebeyehu urged newly appointed ambassadors to be sharp towards global trends, according...

Ethiopia: Ethio Telecom Slated to Be First Company to Be Privatized

Addis Ababa — Ethio Telecom will be the first company to be privatized partially from among the four...

Ethiopia: Society Supporting Govt Commitment for Betterment of Women, Girls Health

Addis Ababa — The Ethiopian Society of Obstetricians and Gynecologists (ESOG) is striving to support the effort of...

Ethiopia: HPR Approves Members of Newly Established Commissions

Addis Ababa — The House of People's Representatives (HPR) has approved today the membership of the newly established...

Ethiopia and Rwanda Frontrunners of the #carfreedays Initiative

By Kylie KiunguyuAfrican cities take part in Car free days with Rwanda and Ethiopia taking the lead. The...

Somalia: Ethiopian PM Urges Somali State Leadership to Enhance Security and Development

The prime minister of Ethiopia, Dr Abiy Ahmed Ali has called upon the leadership of Somali regional state...

Ethiopia Has Tripled the Size of Its Main Airport

Photo: The Observer Ethiopian Airlines' latest plane addition, the Airbus A350XWB. Ethiopia's capital is set to cement its...

Ethiopian Skylight Hotel Inaugurated in Addis Ababa

press release Shenzhen — Grand Skylight Hotel, a renowned home-grown hospitality brand in China, has successfully launched her...