Egyptian, Sudanese Delegations To Meet In Kinshasa For Talks Over Ethiopia’s Nile Dam

CAIRO/KHARTOUM, Apr 3 (NNN-MENA) – Egyptian Foreign Minister, Sameh Shoukry, flew to Kinshasa, capital of the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC), for a new round of talks over Ethiopia’s Nile dam. In a statement, the Egyptian foreign ministry said, Shoukry, along with Egypt’s water minister, headed to Kinshasa at an invitation from the DRC, […]

Ethiopia: Eritrean Troops are Pulling out of Tigray 

KAMPALA, UGANDA – Ethiopian authorities said on Saturday that Eritrean troops had started withdrawing from Tigray, where they have been fighting on the side of Ethiopian forces in a war against the region’s fugitive leaders. The Eritreans “have now started to evacuate” Tigray and Ethiopian forces have “taken over guarding the national border,” Ethiopia’s Ministry […]

Finance Minister Lauds World Bank for Support of Ethiopia’s Economic Reform

April 3/2021/ENA/ Minister of Finance, Ahmed Shide has praised the World Bank for the support rendered to Ethiopia’s economic reform programs and acknowledged the Bank’s contribution to combating the impacts of the COVID19 pandemic. Ethiopia and the World Bank Group conducted a virtual meeting on Friday which is part of the annual Spring Meetings where […]

Nation to Complete Construction of 5.9 Bil Birr Irrigation Project this Year

April 3/2021/ENA/ Megech Irrigation Project being built with a cost of 5.9 billion Birr in Amhara region near the city of Gondar is expected to be completed at the end of this Ethiopian budget year, the Ethiopian Construction Corporation Works (ECCW) disclosed. The government of Ethiopia has given a great deal of attention to the […]

Ethiopia Urged to Strengthen Efforts towards Harnessing Demographic Dividend

April 3/2021/ENA/ A new study demonstrated that a moderate level of effort being devoted towards creating an enabling environment that would allow Ethiopia to harness the benefits of the Demographic Dividend (DD) should be strengthened. The study conducted by Gates Institute of the Johns Hopkins School of Public Health in collaboration with the Ethiopian Academy […]

Cloud-seeding Supports Ethiopia’s Effort to Develop Hydropower, Irrigation: PM Abiy

April 3/2021/ENA/ Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed said cloud-seeding technology will support Ethiopia’s efforts to develop hydropower generation and irrigation in the country. The Premier disclosed this today at the Ethio-Cloud Seedling demonstration event organized in Addis Ababa, Entoto Observatory and Research Center in the presence of government officials. “The successful completion of the cloud-seeding demonstration […]

Media Should serve All Political Parties Equally: Ethiopian Media Council

Addis Ababa, April 3/2021/ENA/ The media should serve all political parties in nonpartisan way while covering the 6th General Election that will be held in June, 2021, according to Ethiopian Media Council. In an exclusive interview with ENA, Ethiopian Media Council Chairperson Amare Aregawi said media outlets have to provide timely, balanced, and accurate information about […]

Experts Commend Continued AU Mediation in Resolving Differences on GERD

Addis Ababa, April 3/2021/ENA/  The African Union (AU) should continue its efforts to resolve the differences between Ethiopia, Sudan and Egypt on the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD) as it the “only institution fit to resolve the problem,” experts said. In an exclusive interview with ENA, Addis Ababa University Center for African and Oriental Studies […]