AU Permanent Representatives’ Committee to Hold 41st Ordinary Session

Addis Ababa  African Union will hold its 41st Ordinary Session of the Permanent Representatives Committee (PRC) from 20 to 21 January 2021 under the theme : “Arts, Culture and Heritage: Levers for Building the Africa We Want”. The ceremony will be held virtually and will include among others, a statement by Chairperson of the Commission […]

Ethiopia, Djibouti Keen to Further Enhance Bilateral Ties on Agriculture

Addis Ababa  Ethiopia and Djibouti are keen to further strengthen their bilateral ties on agriculture sector, according to Ethiopian Embassy in Djibouti. As part of the three days official visit to Djibouti, the delegation led by Minister of Agriculture, Oumer Hussien held talks with Djibouti’s Minister of Transport and Equipment, Moussa Mohamed Ahmed  on behalf […]

South Sudan ‘ready to mediate between Sudan, Ethiopia’ to end border conflict

JUBA, South Sudan’s President Salva Kiir has expressed readiness to mediate between Sudan and Ethiopia to end their border conflict, said Sudan’s Sovereign Council. Chairman of Sudan’s Sovereign Council Abdel Fattah Al-Burhan on Thursday met with Tut Gatluak, South Sudan’s presidential adviser on security affairs, who conveyed a verbal message from Kiir, the council said […]

More than 1,100 Ethiopian rebels arrested, killed

ADDIS ABABA,  Security forces in Ethiopia’s Oromia regional state have killed or arrested more than 1,100 Oromo Liberation Army (OLA) rebels, an Ethiopian official said. Ararsa Merdasa, commissioner of the Oromia Police Commission, said more than 1,100 OLA rebels have been arrested or killed during security operations in recent weeks across the region. He said […]