African Foreign Ministers Arriving in Addis Ababa to Attend AU’s Executive Council Meeting

African Ministers of Foreign Affairs are arriving in Ethiopia’s capital Addis Ababa to partake in the 39th Ordinary Session of the Executive Council of the African Union that is expected to be kicked off tomorrow. Accordingly, Ministers of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Côted’Ivoire, Kandia, Kamissoko Camara, Gabon,  Moubelet Boubeya and  Burkina Faso,  Alpha […]

Food for the Hungry awarded $143M USAID grant to improve food security in poverty stricken Amhara Region

Amhara, Ethiopia International humanitarian organization, Food for the Hungry (FH), has been awarded a $143M grant from the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) Bureau for Humanitarian Affairs to implement their Poverty Reduced Sustainably in an Environment of Resilient and Vibrant Economy (PReSERVE) project in the Amhara Region, in northern Ethiopia. Through PReSERVE, FH […]

UNICEF Warehouse in South Gondar Looted by Terrorist TPLF

Reports indicate that Terrorist TPLF conducted another rampage of looting on a UNICEF warehouse located in Gayint, South Gondar Zone in which food meant for children and mothers is stored. According to witnesses, it’s now been so long since terrorist TPLF has embarked on wholesale massacring of innocent citizens, burning down entire villages, destroying food […]

Gov’t Awards Ethiopian Tokyo Olympics Team

  The government of Ethiopia awarded and honored the national athletics team that participated in the Tokyo 2020 Olympics in a grand ceremony held at the National Palace on Thursday in the presence of President Sahilework Zewde. It is to be recalled that Ethiopian Tokyo 2020 Olympics team had finished the competition with 4 medals […]

Renowned Artist Alemayehu Eshete Dies at 80

  Ethiopian renowned musician Alemayehu Eshete has passed away at the age of 80. Alemayehu, one of the most popular musicians who had been performing since 1960 was able to highly influence Ethiopian modern music through his outstanding works. He was among the first Ethiopian singers to sing in foreign languages including English. “Temar Lije” […]

Japan Assists Disability Vocational Training Center Project in Bekoji town

Japan signed a grant contract for a project to building disability vocational training center in Bekoji town, Eastern Arsi zone, Oromia region”. The signing for the grant contract was held in the presence of Japanese Ambassador to Ethiopia ITO Takako and the President of Arsi University, Dr. Duguma Adugna today. Japan has provided 89,162 USD […]

Premier Says 18 Billion Seedlings Planted in Three Years

Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed said Ethiopia has planted 18 billion seedlings since the launch of the Green Legacy Initiative. “We launched the Green Legacy in 2019 targeting 20 billion seedlings in four years, including 2021. Our three years total is 18 billion seedlings. At each juncture we exceeded annual targets,” he twitted. Furthermore, the premier […]

NEBE, Media Authority Allocate Airtime for Contending Political Parties in Coming Election

National Electoral Board of Ethiopia (NEBE) and the Ethiopian Media Authority announced today airtime allotted to contending parties that take part in the coming election will be held on September 30, 2021. The election will take place in Somali and Harari regions, and in some parts of SNNP regional state. Briefing journalists, NBE Communication Advisor Soliana […]