Mayor of Addis Ababa Says Irreechaa Hora Finfinne Concluded Peacefully

The celebration of Irreechaa Hora Finfinne festival has been concluded peacefully, the Mayor of Addis Ababa, Adanech Abiebie said.   This year’s Irreechaa Hora Finfinne was colorfully celebrated on Saturday in Addis Ababa in the presence of crowds of people largely gathered from Oromia region.   The Mayor said the celebration in the capital was […]

Irreechaa Festival Participant Youth Hope New Gov’t Will Reduce Unemployment

Young people who came to Addis Ababa to celebrate Irreechaa festival have expressed their hope that the new government would alleviate unemployment.   The youth told ENA that the government needs to create jobs in all areas, taking into account the contribution of young people to nation building.   Tsehay Megersa said what is expected […]

Partakers of Irreechaa Festival Urge Ethiopians to Maintain Unity, Withstand Enemies

Ethiopians need to maintain their unity and withstand internal and external pressures as enemies of the country are working day and night to disintegrate it, participants of the Irreechaa Festival which was colorfully celebrated in Addis Ababa said today.   From among the participants who attended the celebration, Haruna Ahmed who came from Alaba Zone […]

Bishoftu Ready for Irreechaa Festival

Oromos from all corners of the region are arriving at Bishoftu town to celebrate the Irreechaa festival tomorrow.   Reporters of the Ethiopian News Agency observed the vibes of  Irreechaa celebration on the eve in Bishoftu town, located about 40 kilometers southeast of Addis Ababa in Oromia region.   Many people are joyfully singing and […]

SNNPR Council Re-elects Restu Yirdaw As Regional President

Southern Nations, Nationalities, and Peoples’ Region (SNNPR) Council has re-elected Restu Yirdaw as the president of the Regional State.   Addis Ababa October 2/2021 (ENA) Ethiopians need to maintain their unity and withstand internal and external pressures as enemies of the country are working day and night to disintegrate it, participants of the Irreechaa Festival […]

Second National Risk Assessment Study Completed

Ministry of Peace announced that it has completed the Second National Risk Assessment study which extensively assessed the scope of money laundering, terrorism financing, and environmental crimes in Ethiopia.   The Second National Risk Assessment Study that was conducted for the past year and a half in partnership with the World Bank has also forwarded […]

Int’l Laws Back Recent Decision of Gov’t to Expel UN Officials: Scholars

The measures taken by the Government of Ethiopia on UN officials for meddling in the internal affairs of the country is appropriate and supported by international laws, according to legal and political science scholars.   Ethiopia ordered the expulsion of the 7 United Nations officials within 72 hours on Thursday for breaching the nation’s and […]