Partenariat mondial pour l’introduction d’une plateforme de diagnostic au point de service connectée pour le dépistage de l’antigène COVID-19 en Afrique

LONDRES, 10 novembre 2020 /PRNewswire/ — LumiraDx, la société de diagnostic au point de service de nouvelle génération, a annoncé aujourd’hui un partenariat mondial de 32 millions de dollars avec l’Union africaine, les Centres pour le contrôle et la prévention des maladies (Africa CDC), la Plate-forme africaine de fournitures médicales (AMSP), La Fondation Bill et Melinda Gates (BMGF) et […]

Global Partnership to Introduce a Connected, Point-of-Care Diagnostic Platform for COVID-19 Antigen Testing in Africa

LONDON, Nov. 10, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — LumiraDx, the next generation point-of-care diagnostic company, announced today a $32 million global partnership with Africa Union, Africa Centres for Disease Control and Prevention (Africa CDC), Africa Medical Supplies Platform (AMSP), Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation (BMGF), and Clinton Health Access Initiative (CHAI) with the support of the COVID-19 Therapeutics […]

East Africa Cross Border Trade Bulletin (October 2020, Volume 31)

Maize grain was the main commodity traded in the region between July and September 2020 (third quarter of 2020) followed by dry beans, rice and sorghum as shown in Figure 1. Easing of some measures to contain the spread of COVID-19 infections in addition to adaptation by traders to operating under COVID-19 scenario led to […]

Peacebuilding from the grassroots

(LWI) – “As faith actors in humanitarian and disaster response, we rely on the connection with elders and religious leaders at the grassroots level to reach vulnerable communities,” said The Lutheran World Federation’s (LWF) Country Representative in Ethiopia, Sophia Gebreyes. She was a speaker during an event of the 2020 Geneva Peace Week, titled “Peacebuilding Disrupted by […]

TPLF Plotting Smear Claims for Civilian Attacks

Addis Ababa,  The defiant Tigray People’s Liberation Front (TPLF) has plotted to put its forces on civilian outfit to smear the federal government for attacking civilians, credible sources told ENA. According to the sources, the defiant group is preparing to deploy its forces to front lines without military uniform so as claim that the Ethiopian Defense Force […]

Law Enforcement Operations Proceeding as Planned: PM Abiy

Addis Ababa,  Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed said the law enforcement operations in Tigray Regional State are proceeding as planned. He affirmed that “operations will cease as soon as the criminal junta is disarmed, legitimate administration in the region restored, and fugitives apprehended and brought to justice.” Abiy has tweeted today that all of the Tigray People’s […]

National Defense Force Takes Control of Humera Airport

Addis Ababa,  The Ethiopian National Defense Force (ENDF) has seized control over Humera Airport, which once the tyranny TPLF group used for its deviant actions. Members of the Special Forces, the police and militia organized under the TPLF are surrendering to the National Defense Forces, it was indicated. The army is conducting counter-offensive in response […]

Israeli Locust Fighters Task Force Arrives in Ethiopia

Addis Ababa,  Israel deploys a special locust fighters task force to support the Ethiopian authorities efforts in fighting locust swarms that hit the country, the worst in 25 years. During the past few months, Ethiopia faces an overwhelming invasion of desert locust swarms that damage crops and pasture fields in many regions. Following the request by […]