Monthly Archives: August 2017

Undergraduate wins N.5m in Western Lotto game

LAGOS, Nigeria, Aug. 29, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — An undergraduate of the Tai Solarin University of Education, Ijebu Ode, Ogun State went home N500,000 richer Monday, August 28, 2017, following his win in one of the games on the Western

Ethiopia, Gambia Need to Implement Agreements to Bolster Ties

Addis Ababa, Ethiopia and Gambia need to implement the agreements that they have concluded to further enhance bilateral ties, President Mulatu Teshome urged.While bidding farewell to the outgoing Gambian Ambassador Mass Axi Gye on Tuesday, President Mu...

Government’s Commitment in Engaging, Empowering Youth Commendable: UNDP Representative

Addis Ababa, Ethiopia's commitment to youth engagement and empowering them as the drivers of the country's socio-economic and political development is encouraging, United Nations Development Program (UNDP) Resident Representative said.Speaking at the o...

Ethiopian to Start Direct Flight to Sao Paulo

Addis Ababa, Ethiopian will start direct flight to Sao Paulo, Brazil, effective September 16, 2017, the airlines announced today.A press release of Ethiopian quoted CEO Tewolde Gebremariam as saying that "while operating amidst the fastest trade lane, ...

RULING PARTIES OF ETHIOPIA, CHINA PLEDGE TO BOOST BILATERAL TIES, SHARING OF EXPERIENCE

ADDIS ABABA, The ruling parties of Ethiopia and China, the Ethiopian Peoples Revolutionary Democratic Front (EPRDF) and the Communist Party of China (CPC), have vowed to forge relations and strengthen experience-sharing.After officials of the two parti...

Promoting neglected and underutilized crop species

Rome - Crops that have been forgotten over the last century are being rediscovered. Scientists and policymakers are now beginning to recognize the value of so-called 'orphan' crops, affirming what local communities have known for generations. The Afric...

Addis Ababa Construction Week to Open Tomorrow

Addis Ababa, The first Addis Ababa Construction Week that confers on the progress of the construction industry in the capital city will open tomorrow.The five-day conference is expected to bring together over 1,500 people, including construction profes...

La conférence TEDGlobal 2017 commence en Tanzanie

Dix ans après, TEDGlobal revient en Afrique pour un évènement en direct présentant plus de 45 interventions, entretiens et performances ARUSHA, Tanzanie, 28 août 2017 /PRNewswire/ — TED, l’organisation à but non lucratif qui se consacre aux « Ideas Worth Spreading » (idées