Daily Archives: June 9, 2020

Ethiopia: Camp Profile Gambella – Tierkidi Refugee Camp (May 2020)

Tierkidi is the second oldest refugee camp in Gambella region next to Pugnido1. Tierkidi camp hosts South Sudanese refugees who arrived in Gambella region following the outbreak of conflict in December 2013 in the country of origin. Recent Developments The

Ethiopian parliament speaker resigns, accuses PM of unconstitutional attempts to stay in power

ADDIS ABABA, The speaker at Ethiopia’s parliament says she is resigning after accusing Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed’s administration of unconstitutional attempts to stay in power. Keria Ibrahim, who is the speaker of Ethiopia’s upper house of parliament, called the House

FM Gedu Lauds IOM for Strong Partnership with Ethiopia on Migration

Addis Ababa,  Minister of Foreign Affairs Gedu Andargachew has praised the International Organization for Migration (IOM) for its continued assistance to Ethiopian nationals both at home and abroad. Gedu made the remark during his meeting with Maureen Achieng, Head of

FEACC Launches New Platform to Register, Disclose Official Assets

Addis Ababa,  The Federal Ethics and Anti-Corruption Commission (FEACC) today launched information based Disclosure and Asset Registration System (DARS) to record assets of senior government officials. The Commission revealed that the platform will help to register and disclose updated assets

Nation Secures 2.4 Billion USD from Export in 10 Months

Addis Ababa,  Ethiopia has earned 2.4 billion USD from export trade during the past ten months of this Ethiopian budget year, according to Ministry of Trade and Industry . Ministry Communication Director-General, Wondimu Flate told ENA that the revenue earned

French Embassy Inaugurates COVID-19 Related Community Health Project in Addis

Addis Ababa, The French Embassy in Addis Ababa has inaugurated today a community health project in the capital city in order to support the effort in the fight against COVID-19 epidemic. According to a press release from the Embassy, the

Ethiopia Records 190 New COVID-19 Cases, 5 more Fatalities

Addis Ababa,  The number of new COVID-19 cases in Ethiopia rose by 190 over the past 24 hours, bringing the nationwide tally to 2,336. It also reported 5 new fatalities from coronavirus, taking the total death toll in Ethiopia to

Egypt, Sudan Need to Reciprocate Ethiopia’s Goodwill on GERD: Experts

Addis Ababa, Ethiopia has gone far beyond what is required as far as cooperation, negotiation and goodwill on the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD) is concerned; and Sudan and Egypt need to reciprocate, experts said. As one of the huge