Daily Archives: September 28, 2019

Secretary-General, at High-Level Event on Sudan, Calls for Ending Country’s Designation as Terrorist-Supporting State, Immediate Lifting of Sanctions

Following are UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres' remarks at the high level event on Sudan, in New York today:This is clearly the happiest moment I have in this high-level week. If, one year ago, we would be forecasting the possibility

Tourists say Unique Features of Meskel Need to be Promoted

Addis Ababa Tourists who attended the Demera celebration of the Meskel festival in Meskel square in Addis Ababa said the unique features of the holiday should be further promoted to the entire world.Tourists were astonished to see the huge gathering

Int’l Stakeholders Need to Preserve Meskel Festival: Foreign Ambassadors

Addis Ababa International stakeholders including UNESCO should exert maximum efforts to preserve the Meskel festival, which Ethiopians observe every year to commemorate the finding of the True Cross, Ambassadors residing in Addis Ababa said.The Demera...

Ethiopia’s Meskel Celebration Exemplary for Peaceful Coexistence: Tourists

Addis Ababa The celebration of Meskel, the finding of the True Cross, is exemplary for coexistence and harmony in the entire world, tourists said.Thousands of people from all walks of life and with no regard to race, religion or

Ethiopia’s Meskel Celebration Exemplary for Peaceful Coexistence: Tourists

Addis Ababa The celebration of Meskel, the finding of the True Cross, is exemplary for coexistence and harmony in the entire world, tourists said.Thousands of people from all walks of life and with no regard to race, religion or

Meskel, Finding of True Cross, Celebrated in Ethiopia

Addis Ababa Meskel, the finding of the True Cross in which Jesus Christ was crucified, is being celebrated among Ethiopian Christians.Ethiopian Christians celebrated Meskel every year to commemorate the finding of the True Cross by Empress Helena of Ro...

Ethiopian President: ‘There is Nothing that a Woman or a Girl Cannot Do’

This interview originated in VOA's Horn of Africa service. VOA Africa Division's Thierry Kaore, Andrea Tadic and Salem Solomon contributed to the story.Editor's note: Ethiopian President Sahle-Work Zewde gave an interview to Solomon Abate of the Voice ...