Daily Archives: April 5, 2020

COVID-19 Heralds Mass Cleanup in Ghanaian Capital

ACCRA – As residents in Ghana’s capital, Accra, are told to stay indoors to help combat the spread of COVID-19, government and city authorities are tackling the waste that sits …

Ethiopia Records First COVID-19 Death

Ethiopia has recorded its first death from coronavirus (COVID-19), Ministry of Health announced today.

In a statement, Health Minister Lia Tadesse said that the victim was a 60-year-old Ethiopian woman …

PM Abiy, Political Party Leaders’ Discuss on Impact of COVID-19

Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed today discussed with leaders of competing political parties to oversee the impact and measures of COVID-19 in the country.
According to Office of the Prime Minister, …

PM Abiy Mourns Death of Ethiopian who Died of COVID-19

Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed on Sunday expressed condolences over the death of the first Ethiopian COVID-19 related patient.

Ethiopia reported its first corona virus-related death today after a 60-year-old woman …

Nation Confirms Three Additional COVID-19 Cases

Addis Ababa, Ministry of Health has confirmed today three more COVID-19 cases, raising the total number of infected persons in the country to 38. 

Some 89 people were tested in …

Ethiopian Diaspora Contribute about 9 Mn Birr to Help Stop COVID-19

The Ethiopians Diaspora have contributed about nine million Birr to support the effort underway to contain Coronavirus, according to the Office of the Prime Minister.

The Office Press Secretary, Nigusu …

Addis Deputy Mayor Rules Out Full Lock-down of Capital City

Addis Ababa, Addis Ababa Deputy Mayor has ruled out full lock-down of the capital city in the fight against Coronavirus. 

The deputy mayor also revealed today that the city administration …

Premier Holds Teleconference with Leaders

Addis Ababa, Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed stated that he had “good” teleconference yesterday with five African leaders and heads of international organizations as well as President Emmanuel Macron of France.…