Daily Archives: March 3, 2018

Senior State Department Officials Previewing Secretary Tillerson’s Travel to the Continent of Africa

MODERATOR: Good afternoon, everyone, and thank you very much for joining us for today's teleconference. Today we will have senior State Department officials previewing the Secretary's upcoming travel to the …

Senior State Department Officials Previewing Secretary Tillerson’s Travel to the Continent of Africa

MODERATOR: Good afternoon, everyone, and thank you very much for joining us for today's teleconference. Today we will have senior State Department officials previewing the Secretary's upcoming travel to the …

Youth Need to Keep Legacy of Adwa by Ensuring Unity, Prosperity

Addis Ababa The victory of Adwa, the first battle in which an African force decisively defeated a colonial power, has been an honor for Ethiopians.

Many are enthusiastic about the …

Victory of Adwa Represents Watershed in African History: AUC Chairperson Mahamat

Addis Ababa The Victory of Adwa was an event that represented a watershed in the history of the continent and had worldwide resonance and impact, AUC Chairperson Moussa Faki Mahamat …

ETHIOPIAN PARLIAMENT OFFICIALLY APPROVES STATE OF EMERGENCY

ADDIS ABABA--The Ethiopian Parliament, made up of deputies of the ruling coalition Democratic Revolutionary Front of the Ethiopian People (EPRDF), today approved the state of emergency decreed by the government …

IGAD Executive Secretary Participates the Summit of Heads of State and Government of Troop Contributing Countries to AMISOM

The Executive Secretary of the Intergovernmental Authority on Development (IGAD), H.E. Amb (Eng) Mahboub Maalim, today attended the Summit of Heads of State and Government of Troop Contributing Countries (TCCs) …

Old Railway Line from Dire Dawa-Meiso to be Restored, Go Operational Soon

Addis Ababa 30 million birr worth maintenance of the old railway line extending from Dire Dawa to Meiso will begin soon, according to Dire Dawa Ethio-Djibouti Railways Enterprise.

Enterprise General …

Opposition Leaders Welcome Approval of State of Emergency Proclamation

Addis Ababa Leaders of opposition parties said today the approval of the State of Emergency Proclamation by the House of People's Representatives will help to bring about peace and stability …

“Adwa is a moment of pride in the history of Africa”: Ghanian Ambassador

Addis Ababa The first decisive victory over a colonial power, victory of Adwa, is a moment of pride in the history of Africa, Ghanian Ambassador to Ethiopia said.

Ambassador Azumah …

Reports on No. of People in Need of Humanitarian Aid Baseless: Gov’t

Addis Ababa Recent reports on foreign media outlets regarding the number of people in need of humanitarian assistance in Ethiopia are exaggerated and baseless, the National Disaster Risk Management Commission …