Threat of genocide real in Ethiopia

ADDIS ABABA, (CAJ News) – THERE is concern about the situation in the northern Tigray region of Ethiopia degenerating into genocide. Upcoming elections scheduled for the East African country have coincided with the divisions. “On top of ethnic targeting and massacres within Tigray, there have been reports of government discrimination, demonization and hate speech directed at Tigrayans in […]

IGAD To Collaborate Further With The Global Fund On COVID-19 Response And TB In Refugee Settings

(ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia): The Intergovernmental Authority on Development (IGAD) yesterday concluded the regional dialogue on the COVID-19 Response Mechanism application and the validation workshop of the continuation request on the multi country TB intervention among refugees in the region. The four-day two meetings were on the priorities for the COVID 19 Response Mechanism application and […]

Ethiopians to Go to Polls in June 2021

Ethiopia is one of the few African countries which has a very long history of constitutional practice. However, its experience on holding a multiparty election is not that aged as its constitutional practice. In 1995, Ethiopia was able to hold the first multiparty elections in its history after two decades of military dictatorship and civil […]

National Curricula Review Validation Workshop Conducted

Haramaya University College of Natural and Computational Sciences Conducted National Curricula Review and Validation Workshop of PhD in Mathematics and BSc in Molecular Biology and Biotechnology (MBBT) respectively at the University’s Senate Hall on June 11,2021. Dr. Getachew Abebe, Dean of College of Natural and Computational Sciences of Haramaya University, expressed his appreciation and gratitude […]

Consultation Forum to Enhance Traditional Reconciliation Mechanisms Underway

A consultation forum organized by Ministry of Peace in partnership with the Ethiopian Reconciliation Commission to promote the critical role of traditional reconciliation mechanisms in conflict resolution kicked off today in Addis Ababa. The three days consultation forum has brought together over 200 participants consisting of religious and traditional leaders, as well as Abba Gedas […]

Ethiopia Launches EOI to Partially Privatize Ethio-Telecom

Ethiopia announced today the release of an Expression of Interest (EOI) to partially privatize Ethio-Telecom. This was disclosed during a press conference organized by Ministry of Finance and Public Enterprises Holding and Administration Agency on the completion of a key milestone in partial privatization of the Etho-Telecom. Deputy Director General System Design at Public Enterprises […]

UN Welcomes Pledge Made By G7 to Provide 870 Mil COVID-19 Vaccine Doses to Developing Nations

(ENA)A senior UN official welcomed on Sunday, the Group of Seven (G7) leading industrialized nations’ commitment to immediately share at least 870 million doses of COVID-19 vaccines, supporting global access and helping to end the acute phase of the pandemic. “Equitable access to COVID  vaccines represents the clearest pathway out of this pandemic for all of […]