Daily Archives: February 15, 2020

Board Establishes Electoral Violence Risk Mapping for 2020 Election

Addis Ababab, The National Electoral Board of Ethiopia (NEBE) said that it will establish electoral violence risk mapping jointly with security forces in order to prevent violence during the upcoming national election.In an exclusive interview with E...

PM Holds Discussion with Needy Ethiopian Women in UAE

February Prime Minister Abiy held discussion with 53 sheltered Ethiopian women who ended up in unfortunate circumstances and violence in the United Arab Emirates. Ethiopian women who have become successful in their lives in Middle East countries also ...

Continent Must Eliminate Conflict, Terrorism, Lawlessness: African Officials

Addis Ababa ,February Africans should eliminate conflict, terrorism, and lawlessness which hinder economic development in the continent by investing on youth, participants of 33th AU Summit said. Senior Private Secretary to Prime Minister of the Kingd...

Ethiopia’s Improvement on Corruption Index Attributed to Gov’t Reform

Addis Ababa ,February The ongoing reform that the country is undertaking in all sectors has helped it to show improvement on the Transparency International Corruption Perception Index, observers believe.According to the 2019 Transparency International...

Ethiopia delays election over rainy season fears

ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia's electoral board has postponed the highly anticipated general election by nearly two weeks to Aug 29.Voting day had been set for Aug 16, which was met with criticism as it coincided with the height of the rainy

US Hails Senegal as ‘Anchor of Democracy’ in West Africa

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo is in Senegal, where he will hold talks with President Macky Sall focused on strengthening security ties and promoting deeper economic cooperation.The U.S. officially recognized Senegal as an independent state in 1960, an...

South Sudan President Offers Key Compromise for Peace

JUBA , SOUTH SUDAN - South Sudan's president said on Saturday he would return to a system of 10 states, a key opposition demand, paving the way for a unity government and an end to the country's civil war."The compromise

Japan Scales Up Humanitarian Assistance to Ethiopia Threefold

The Government of Japan will provide over 32.5 million USD humanitarian assistance package to the Government of Ethiopia through its partnership with various UN organizations.According to a press release sent to ENA, the humanitarian assistance to be i...