Ethiopia to Export Wheat to Kenya

Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed and President William Ruto of Kenya have reached an agreement that will allow Kenya to import wheat from Ethiopia. The agreement was reached during the discussions held between Kenyan President William Ruto and Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed on Thursday in Addis Ababa. According to a statement from State House Kenya, Kenya […]

UNMISS Force Commander Appreciates Ethiopian Peacekeeper’s Unwavering Support for Peace in South Sudan

Force Commander of the UN peacekeeping mission in South Sudan (UNMISS), Lt. Gen. Mohan Subramanian, cherished the Ethiopian peacekeeping troops’ endurance and determination in achieving their mission in a very challenging condition. The Force Commander mentioned this during the prestigious UN medal award ceremony of the Ethiopian Battalion 3 peacekeeping troops in Yambio, Western Equatoria […]

National Bank of Ethiopia Freezes 391 Bank Accounts over Illegal Money Transfer Activities

The National Bank of Ethiopia announced that it has frozen the bank accounts of 391 individuals, who are engaged in illegal foreign currency transfer activities. In his press briefing today, Governor of NBE, Yinager Desie said that though Ethiopia has been registering encouraging achievements following the ongoing economic reforms, there are still limitations in terms […]

Ethiopia’s Ambassador, KOICA President Discuss on Strengthening Cooperation between Ethiopia & S. Korea

Ethiopia’s Ambassador to South Korea Dessie Dalkie and President of Korea International Cooperation Agency (KOICA) Hyuk-Sang Sohn discussed ways to strengthen the development cooperation partnership between Ethiopia and the Republic of Korea, according to the Ministry of Foreign Affairs. During his courtesy call, the ambassador emphasized KOICA’s role in supporting development activities in Ethiopia in […]

Virtual Exhibition of Lalibela Rock-Hewn Churches Launched

A virtual reality tour that promotes the Rock-Hewn Churches of Lalibela with the view to increasing tourist flow to the the world heritage site was launched yesterday. The Lalibela 3D immersive exhibition will remain open for two months  at the Entoto Fine Arts Center here in the capital city. Speaking at the launching ceremony, Tourism […]

Khartoum Process Meeting concludes with Useful Elements for COP27

The First Joint Khartoum and Rabat Processes Thematic Meeting on Climate Change and Migration that focused on addressing strategies for human mobility in the context of climate change was concluded today in Addis Ababa. In his closing remarks, State Minister of Foreign Affairs, Ambassador Tesfaye Yilma said that the joint meeting had achieved its desired […]

Ethiopia Current Issues Fact Check Urges Restraint from Use of Illegal Terms In Peace Talks

Ethiopia Current Issues Fact Check stated that friends of Ethiopia or those which claim to respect the “sovereignty, territorial integrity and constitution” of Ethiopia should refrain from using illegal terms in the upcoming peace talks to resolve the conflict in Ethiopia’s restive north. Expressions such as “Government of Tigray” or “State of Tigray”, “Tigray External […]