Daily Archives: January 3, 2019

ETHIOPIA: PM ABIY REPLACES FEMALE PRESS AIDES WITH MALE SPOKESPERSONS

ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia's prime minister, Abiy Ahmed has appointed a new press secretary, replacing Billene Seyoum, who was in November hailed as part of the premier's gender progressive agenda.

Seyoum, …

Ethiopia Pardons 530 Prisoners for Christmas

Addis Ababa The Ethiopian government gives amnesty to some 530 federal prisoners in connection with the Ethiopian Christmas day celebrations.

Prisoners were pardoned amid the Ethiopian Christmas, which will be …

State Minister Hirut, Eritrean Ambassador Semere Hold Discussion

Addis Ababa Foreign Affairs State Minister Hirut Zemene held discussion with Ambassador Semere Russom of Eritrea today, according to Ministry of Foreign Affairs.

According to her, efforts are well underway …

Political Turbulence Still Threatens Somalia’s ‘Positive Trajectory’, Special Representative Warns in Briefing to Security Council

Mogadishu Delegate Says Al-Shabaab Members Cannot Assume Opposition Leadership without Undergoing Rehabilitation

While Somalia has maintained a positive trajectory � marked by a far reaching reform agenda and expanded domestic …

Attorney General File Charges against Suspects of Deadly Violence

Addis Ababa The Federal Attorney General revealed that it has filed charges against 109 suspects in connection with a violence that killed dozens of civilians in the capital Addis Ababa …

Attorney General File Charges against Suspects of Deadly Violence

Addis Ababa The Federal Attorney General revealed that it has filed charges against 109 suspects in connection with a violence that killed dozens of civilians in the capital Addis Ababa …

PM Abiy, China’s Foreign Minister Wang Discuss Ethio-China Relations

Addis Ababa Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed held talks with China's State Counselor and Foreign Minister Wang Yi today.

Acknowledging the longstanding relationship between the two countries and China's immense contribution …

PM Abiy, China’s Foreign Minister Wang Discuss Ethio-China Relations

Addis Ababa Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed held talks with China's State Counselor and Foreign Minister Wang Yi today.

Acknowledging the longstanding relationship between the two countries and China's immense contribution …

More than 400,000 Displaced Persons Settled in Localities of Oromia Region

Addis Ababa January 02/2019 More than 400,000 compatriots displaced due to conflict along the border areas of Oromia and Somali regions have returned to their localities, according to Oromia Disaster …

President Sahle-work Discuses with CEO of Mastercard Foundation

Addis Ababa President Sahle-Work Zewde held discussion with CEO of Mastercard Foundation, Reeta Roy today on the Foundation's plan to enhance employment for young people in Ethiopia.

The closed door …