Daily Archives: February 19, 2020

Massive swarms of desert locusts are devouring their way through East Africa. The UN is very worried.

Massive swarms of desert locusts are devouring their way through East Africa and have just made landfall in South Sudan, the country's agriculture minister announced on Tuesday, sparking fears of …

Bright Future Project will boost horticulture crop, says Dr Yishak

College of Agricultural Sciences Dean, Dr Yishak Kachero, the coordinator of 'Bright Future in Agriculture South: Quality and Employability of Ethiopian ATVET Graduates in Horticulture' on project's operational aspects said, …

Africa Needs to Liberalize its Economy to Create Jobs, Prosperity: Mike Pompeo

The US State Secretary Mike Pompeo urged African leaders to focus on liberating the economy to the private sector which provide opportunities to create massive jobs and national prosperity.

In …

Liberating Africa’s Entrepreneurs

SECRETARY POMPEO: Good morning everyone. Vera, thank you. Thank you for the kind introduction. Thank you all very much for welcoming me. Let's see, there we go. Vera, I think …

PM Abiy Holds Discussion with Residents of Silte Zone

Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed held discussion with some 1,000 residents of the Silte Zone, Southern Nation Nationalities and Peoples (SNNP), in Worabe town today.

The participants drawn from all districts …

Gov’t to Review, Release Suspects to Expand Democratic Space, Says PM Abiy

Prime Minster Abiy Ahmed has instructed the Attorney General to review and expedite the cases of all detained persons, except those charged with corruption and criminal offenses, so as to …

AUC Chairperson Meets with US Secretary of State

Addis Ababa, African Union Commission Chairperson Moussa Faki Mahamat on Tuesday held discussion with U.S. Secretary of State, Mike Pompeo on of regional and international issues.

We exchanged views on …

PM Abiy in Worabe Town to Discuss with Residents

Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed has arrived at Worabe town in Southern Nation Nationalities and Peoples' Regional State to hold discussions with the Silte Zone residents.

Upon his arrival at Worabe …