Monthly Archives: March 2015

ETHIOPIAN PM TAKES OVER CHAIR OF COMESA FROM DRC’S PRESIDENT KABILA

ADDIS ABABA, March 31 — Ethiopian Prime Minister Hailemariam Dessalegn has taken over the chairmanship of the Common Market for Eastern and Southern Africa (COMESA) from President Joseph Kabila of …

ETHIOPIA’S GIGEL GIBE III HYDRO-POWER PLANT TO START GENERATING ELECTRICITY NEXT RAINY SEASON

ADDIS ABABA, March 31 — The Gilgel Gibe III Hydro-power Project on the Omo River in southwestern Ethiopia will start generating electricity during the Ethiopian rainy season which generall occurs …

Conclusions of the 2nd meeting of the International follow-up and Support Group for the Transition in Burkina Faso

ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia, March 31, 2015/African Press Organization (APO)/ — CONCLUSIONS

1. The International Follow-up and Support Group for the Transition in Burkina Faso (GISAT-BF) held its 2nd meeting in …

Game Week Sixteen EPL Preview

The sixteenth week Ethiopian Premier League (EPL) will draw to a close remaining matches that pit together Sidama Coffee against Dashen beer on Sunday.

Elsewhere, Adama City play Dedebit, Arba …

Senior Women’s Preview – IAAF World Cross Country Championships, Guiyang 2015

With 22 years between the youngest and oldest competitors, the senior women’s race at the IAAF World Cross Country Championships, Guiyang 2015 will be a battle between youth and experience.…

EFF Bags 56 Mln Birr From Sponsorship Deal With Heineken

The deal, signed on Wednesday at the Hilton Hotel, represents the Federation’s biggest deal ever.

According to the agreement, Heineken will have an exclusive right of sponsorship with the Federation …

The Manifesto Show [opinion]

Low on Pages, Long on Promises

As election manifestos go, the one produced by the Coalition for Unity amp Democracy (CUD) party in 2005 was among the lengthiest with its …

AAU Connectivity Costs 8.8 Million Br

Addis Ababa University (AAU) is to integrate its student information system and electronic ID starting from September 2015 at a cost of around 8.8 million Br.

The system will enable …