Women Referees Make African Football History at CHAN

LIMBE, CAMEROON – Three women referees created history Saturday at the African Nations Championship (CHAN) quarterfinals. Ethiopian referee Lidya Tafesse and her assistants, Malawian Bernadettar Kwimbira and Nigerian Mimisen Iyorhe, became the first women to control a match at a senior CAF male tournament. The breakthrough came two years after women referees handled matches at […]

PM Abiy Stresses Need to Find Ways to Exploit Existing Opportunities

Addis Ababa  Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed underscored the need to find ways to exploit the potential opportunities that Ethiopia is endowed with. “To see potential and find hope is an act of courage. Around us are many such opportunities. The natural gems that make up our lands and plentiful. Awash National Park is one of […]

President Sahle-Work Zewde Addresses New Cohort of Amujae Leaders

Addis Ababa  President Sahle-Work Zewde encouraged the female leaders selected from all across Africa by the Ellen Johnson Sirleaf Presidential Center for Women and Development. President Sahle-Work launched initiatives that support and empower women in different areas one of which is leadership, according to Office of the President. The president in her address stressed the […]