Ethiopia

Ethiopia: As Internally Displaced Persons Reach Nearly 1 Million in Ethiopia, WHO Reinforces Medical Supplies

The World Health Organization (WHO) in Ethiopia has dispatched experts and medical supplies in response to the needs...

Ethiopia’s First Female Chief Justice – ‘Women Shouldn’t Be Silent Victims’

interview By James WanMeaza Ashenafi was appointed President of Ethiopia's Supreme Court in November 2018. How is she...

Ethiopia: Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD) in Eight Years

Addis Ababa — It has been eight years since Ethiopia embarked on one of its mega projects, the...

Ethiopia: Abiy’s First Year As Prime Minister, Review of Conflict and Internally Displaced Persons

press release One year ago this month, Dr. Abiy Ahmed was sworn in as prime minister of Ethiopia....

Ethiopia: Sustainable Industrial Areas Int’l Conference Kicks Off

Addis Ababa — A Sustainable Industrial Areas (SIA) conference aimed at promoting industrial development kicked off here in...

Sudan: Ethiopian PM Stresses Keenness On Sudan’s Stability

Khartoum — The President of the Republic, Field Marshal Omer Hassan Ahmed al- Bashir has received Monday, a...

Sudan: Ethiopian Prime Minister Assures His Keenness for Prevalence of Stability in Sudan

Khartoum — President of the Republic, Field Marshal Omer Hassan Ahmed Al-Bashir, received Monday a telephone call Monday...

Ethiopia Observes 2019 World Health Day

A joint press conference to commemorate the 2019 World Health Day, under the theme, "Universal Health Coverage: everyone...

Ethiopia: Transition to Democracy Has Hit a Rough Patch. It Needs Support From Abroad

analysis The ascent of Dr. Abiy Ahmed to the post of prime minster in Ethiopia a year ago...

Uganda: American Airlines Extends Max Plane Cancellations to June 5

By Frank KisakyeAmerican Airlines is extending by over a month its cancellations of about 90 daily flights as...

Ethiopia Awaits EU Signal to Engender Somaliland, Somalia Dialogue

Ethiopian Prime minister Abiy Ahmed is awaiting a European Union input to boost reconciliation initiative between Somalia and...

South Sudan: Ethiopian Business Tycoon Awards With Honorary Citizen of South Sudan

Addis Ababa — Ethiopian businessman, Aysheshim Teka, awarded an honorary citizenship in South Sudan on Sunday. Aysheshim was...

Ethiopia: Abiy’s First Year As PM, Review of Accountability and Justice

press release One year ago this month, Dr. Abiy Ahmed was sworn in as prime minister of Ethiopia....

Ethiopia Awaits EU Signal to Commence Somaliland, Somalia Dialogue

Ethiopian Prime minister Abiy Ahmed is awaiting a European Union input to boost reconciliation initiative between Somalia and...

Ethiopia: Athletes Dominate Rome Marathon

By Adane BikilaAddis Ababa — LONG distance Ethiopian athletes showed the world what African runners can do when...

Ethiopia: Govt Setting Solid Foundation for Structural Transformation

Addis Ababa — Ethiopia is setting a solid foundation to be able to undertake structural transformation in the...

Ethiopia: Menace of Hate Speech in Ethiopian Politics

"Any advocacy of national, racial or religious hatred that constitutes incitement to discrimination, hostility or violence shall be...

Ethiopia: House Approves Different Loan Agreements

Addis Ababa — The House of People's Representatives (HPR), on its 4th extraordinary session on Friday, approved financial...

Ethiopia: Abiy’s First Year As PM, Review of Commitments to International Human Rights Norms

analysis One year ago this month, Dr. Abiy Ahmed was sworn in as prime minister of Ethiopia. His...

Ethiopia: The Abiy Doctrine – One Year of Ethiopia’s New Foreign Policy

analysis By Awol AlloIt's not just domestically that the new Prime Minister has shaken things up in his...

Ethiopia: Boeing Apologises 26 Days Later for Ethiopian Airlines Crash in the Worst Airline Scandal in Years

Photo: Screenshot VOA The funeral that was held for Ethiopian victims of the airline tragedy. By Socrates MbamaluAfter...

Ethiopia: Abiy’s First Year As Prime Minister, Review of Arbitrary Detention, Torture and Detention Conditions

press release One year ago this month, Dr. Abiy Ahmed was sworn in as prime minister of Ethiopia....

Ethiopia Seeks to Mediate Talks Between Somali Govt and Somaliland Admin

Ethiopian Prime minister, Abiy Ahmed on Wednesday said his government is committed to mediate Somalia and Somaliland. Speaking...

Ethiopia: UN Experts Commend Civil Society Law Reforms, but Concerns Remain

Geneva — "We acknowledge the positive steps which the Government has taken in order to reform its laws...

Ethiopia: Ministry of Revenues Secures 306 Billion Birr

Addis Ababa — Ministry of Revenues said it has collected about 306 billion birr during the last one...

Ethiopia: Lifesaving Medical Oxygen Centre Launched in Amhara Region

Addis Ababa — A regional centre that supplies hospitals across the Amhara Regional State with lifesaving medical Oxygen...

Ethiopia: IGAD Establishes Taskforce On Red Sea and Gulf of Aden

Addis Ababa — The Intergovernmental Authority on Development (IGAD) has reportedly established a Taskforce on the Red Sea...

Ethiopia: Family Worried Woman Detained in China Faces Death Penalty

By Salem SolomonFriends and family are fearing for the life of a 28-year-old Ethiopian woman who has spent...

Ethiopia: Boeing Statement on Ethiopian Airlines Flight 302 Investigation Preliminary Report

Photo: Screenshot VOA The funeral that was held for Ethiopian victims of the airline tragedy. press release Boeing...

Ethiopia: Premier to Host Fundraising Feast At Menelik’s Hall

analysis By Fasika TadesseLast week marked the second time that Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed (PhD) faced question time...

Ethiopia Crash – Pilots Followed Procedures, First Official Report Says

A preliminary report on the crash of an Ethiopian Airlines Boeing 737 MAX airplane says pilots followed recommended...

Ethiopia: Govt Urged to Set Up Clear Roadmap, Making Nat’l Reconciliation

Addis Ababa — The government of Ethiopia should prioritize devising national roadmap and reconciliation to sustainably mange the...

Ethiopia: Sweden Increases Its Development Support to Ethiopia’s Ongoing Reform By U.S.$ 20M Over the Next Two Years

The Swedish Government has decided to increase development cooperation with Ethiopia with approximately USD 20 million over the...

Ethiopia: Diplomatic Efforts During Reform Fruitful, Says Foreign Affairs State Minister

Addis Ababa — Most of the diplomatic efforts of Ethiopia during the last 12 months were fruitful, according...

Ethiopia Crash – Pilots Followed Procedures, Airline Says

Photo: Screenshot VOA The funeral that was held for Ethiopian victims of the airline tragedy. A preliminary report...

Ethiopia Taking Central Role in Cementing Regional Integration – Scholar

Addis Ababa — The new Ethiopian leadership has registered remarkable achievements in creating peaceful and stable East and...

Ethiopia: U.S. Investments Improve Skills of Nearly 50,000 Ethiopian Health Workers

press release The United States marked the completion of its seven-year Strengthening Human Resources for Health project that...

Ethiopia: Remarks – Ambassador Raynor Highlights U.S. Company’s Interest in Ethiopia’s Health Sector

press release Your Excellency State Minister of Health Dr. Lia Tadesse Mr. Damian Halloran, Vice President of Abbott...

Rwanda: Family of Rwandan Killed in Ethiopian Airlines Sues Boeing

Photo: Agewa Magut/Daily Nation The team of six lawyers who said they will file a case in the...

Ethiopia: Abiy’s First Year As Prime Minister, Review of Freedom of Association

press release One year ago this month, Dr. Abiy Ahmed was sworn in as prime minister of Ethiopia....