Daily Archives: October 4, 2018

Young People’s Voices Must Be Amplified, Speakers Declare as Third Committee Concludes Social Development Debate amid Calls for Greater Involvement

Rights of Persons with Disabilities, Elderly Demand More Focus, Delegates Say

Given young people’s demographic weight, their voices should be amplified at the national and international levels, young delegates told …

DRUNK POLICE OFFICER SHOOTS DEAD TWO COLLEAGUES IN ADDIS ABABA: STATE MEDIA

A drunk police officer shot dead two colleagues in the Ethiopian capital Addis Ababa on Thursday, state-affiliated Fana Broadcasting Corporation reported.

The policeman who fired on his colleagues was also …

Addis to Host Int’l Construction Inputs, Technology Exhibition

Addis Ababa Addis will host international construction inputs and technology transformation exhibition next week.

Briefing journalists, Construction Ministry Council and Stakeholders Coordination Head Samuel Negusse said the exhibition will help …

ETHIOPIA: ETHNIC CLASHES KILL 44 IN RESTIVE WESTERN PROVINCE; THOUSANDS DISPLACED

ADDIS ABABA-- Weekend fighting between rival ethnic groups in western Ethiopia killed at least 44 people, state affiliated media reported.

The clashes occurred on the border between the central Oromia …

ETHIOPIAN PM PUSHES FOR UNITY AFTER MONTHS OF ETHNIC VIOLENCE

HAWASSA (Ethiopia)-- Ethiopia's Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed told members of his ruling coalition that "an attack on one is an attack on all" as he pushed for unity after months …

CPC to Heighten Cooperation with EPRDF

Hawassa The ruling party of China, CPC reaffirmed commitment to continue working with the Ethiopian Peoples' Revolutionary Democratic Front (EPRDF) irrespective of changes in political leadership.

The two parties have …

IGAD EXECUTIVE SECRETARY CONCLUDES MISSION TO THE UN GENERAL ASSEMBLY

The Executive Secretary Amb(Eng.) Mahboub Maalim concludes a successful mission at the 73rd session of the United Nations General Assembly (UNGA 73) in New York.

He was joined by Ag. …

IGAD EXECUTIVE SECRETARY CONCLUDES MISSION TO THE UN GENERAL ASSEMBLY

The Executive Secretary Amb(Eng.) Mahboub Maalim concludes a successful mission at the 73rd session of the United Nations General Assembly (UNGA 73) in New York.

He was joined by Ag. …

African Statisticians Deliberating in Addis

Addis Ababa African statisticians have gathered in Addis Ababa, capital of Ethiopia for the sixth statistical commission for Africa (statcom-Africa-VI).

Statistics bureau heads, representatives of national mapping agencies, NGOs and …

African Statisticians Deliberating in Addis

Addis Ababa African statisticians have gathered in Addis Ababa, capital of Ethiopia for the sixth statistical commission for Africa (statcom-Africa-VI).

Statistics bureau heads, representatives of national mapping agencies, NGOs and …