Daily Archives: June 13, 2020

Ethiopia Marks Record Surge in New Covid-19 Cases, 8 Fatalities

Addis Ababa Ethiopia reported 268 fresh coronavirus infections on Saturday, its highest daily count since the outbreak embarked on mid March. It was the second straight day that the daily caseload had topped more than 200, bringing the total tally

Ethiopia Shares its Experience to ECOSOC on Curtailing Impacts of COVID-19

Addis Ababa Ethiopia has briefed the UN Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC) its experience in tackling the impacts of COVID-19 pandemic towards Migrants and Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs). Addressing the annual ECOSOC video conference held on Friday, Labour and Social

Ministry Undertaking Comprehensive Malaria Prevention Measures

Addis Ababa Ministry of Health announced it is undertaking preventive measures to the malaria outbreak observed in some parts of the country. Malaria is a worldwide public health problem that causes colossal morbidity, mortality and poses a higher burden of disease.

PM Abiy Launches Summer Voluntary Services in Oromia Region

Addis Ababa Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed today officially launched Summer Voluntary Services in Oromia Regional State at the town of Woliso. Deputy Chief Administrator of Oromia Regional State, Shimelis Abdissa in company with senior federal and regional government officials have

Ambassador Vows Sweden to Support Ethiopia’s Reform, COVID-19 Response

Addis Ababa Outgoing Swedish Ambassador to Ethiopia, Torbjörn Pettersson has pledged that his country will continue supporting Ethiopia’s reform process and the fight against COVID-19 pandemic. Ambassador Pettersson told Ethiopian News Agency that Sweden is a strong supporter of the democratic