Daily Archives: August 9, 2017

Ambassadors offer N1000 start up to fans in Western Lotto Mega Upgrade Promo

LAGOS, Nigeria, Aug. 09, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Celebrity brand ambassadors are offering their fans N1000 to join them in participating in the Western Lotto Mega Upgrade Promo that kicked …

Graça Machel Trust Launches Women Advancing Africa Forum

Inaugural Forum convenes a powerful movement of African women to build a common agenda for the economic advancement of women

DAR ES SALAAM, Tanzania, Aug. 9, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — The …

Somali Delegation Acknowledges Benefits of Federalism in Rebuilding Country

Addis Ababa, Somalia will make use of Ethiopia's best experiences in federalism in rebuilding the country, though it is a homogenous country, Somalia's Permanent Secretary of Interior, Federal Affairs and …

African Countries Consolidating Position on Migratory Species

Addis Ababa, The Africa Regional Preparatory Workshop for the 12th Conference of the Parties to the Convention on Migratory Species (CMS) that is underway in Addis Ababa will enable Africans …

Ethics in Business, Good Corporate Governance Stressed

Addis Ababa, Ethics in business and good corporate governance will help accelerate sustainable development in Africa, according to African Corporate Governance Network (ACGN).

While opening the 11th African Corporate Governance …

President Dr. Mulatu Teshome welcomes Ambassadors from 7 countries

President Dr. Mulatu Teshome received letters of credence of newly appointed ambassadors to the Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia at the National Palace, on Wednesday (August 09, 2017).

The newly …

ETHIOPIA, GABON TO CONSOLIDATE RELATIONS

ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia and Gabon have agreed to strengthen relations in several fields when the departing Gabonese Ambassador to Ethiopia, Marie-Edith Tassyla-Ye-Doumbeneny, paid a farewell call on President Mulatu Teshome …

TOTAL ASSETS OF ETHIOPIA’S STATE-OWNED BANKS REACH 523 BLN BIRR

ADDIS ABABA, The total assets of Ethiopia's three State-owned financial institutions have reached 523 billion birr (about 22.4 billion US dollars), according to the acting director-general of the Ethiopian Public …

ERRATIC SPRING RAINS IN ETHIOPIA SEES NUMBERS NEEDING HUMANITARIAN RISING FROM 5.6 MLN TO 8.5 MLN

ADDIS ABABA, The number of people who need humanitarian assistance in the second half of 2017 has increased to 8.5 million from 5.6 million in January, the National Disaster Risk …

FROM THE IGAD CHAIRPERSON

Statement on the General Elections in Kenya

IGAD has been closely following the elections that took place on 8th August 2017 and appreciates the way they have been conducted so …