Daily Archives: May 2, 2020

Gov’t to Plant 5 Billion Seedlings This Season

Addis ababa, The Government of Ethiopia is going to plant 5 billion seedlings this season by building on the success of the past year, Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed said.  “While we work to respond to COVID19 head-on, we will also build on

No New COVID-19 Cases Reported in Ethiopia

Addis ababa, No additional cases of Coronavirus have been reported out of the 2,016 samples tested over the past 24 hours, according to Ministry of Health. In its daily update on new infections, the ministry said none of the samples tested

National Bank Issues Directive for Effective Payment System

Addis Ababa, The National Bank of Ethiopia (NBE) has issued a new directive that enable to promote the safety and efficiency of the payment system in Ethiopia. In its statement, the bank said the directive composed of six parts and

Abiy Encouraged by Cluster Farming in Oromia Woreda

Addis ababa, Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed said the cluster farming on 2,800 hectares of land through irrigation in Jidda Woreda of Oromia Region is “quite encouraging. “ The experience of the cluster farming in the woreda is encouraging and “we

Nation’s Right to Resources Dev’t Rests on Solid Principles of Law, Says Associate Prof.

Addis ababa, Any contradiction stance riparian countries following would not affect Ethiopia’s right to develop its natural resource on Nile water, according to Experts.  Ethiopia’s assertive stance to develop its resources, particularly on the Nile River, is not based on

FAO Provides Additional Aircraft for Desert Locust Surveillance

Addis ababa, The Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) has provided 3 additional aircraft that will be used to identify the surveillance of desert locust to Ministry of Agriculture today. FAO Country Representative Fatuma Seid handed over the aircraft to Agriculture