UN Says Hunger Hits Cameroon’s Troubled Western Regions

The U.N.’s World Food Program says thousands of destitute people in Cameroon’s crisis-prone western regions are going hungry and their situations may become worse if the separatist crisis there continues. Chris Nikoi, WFP regional director for west and central Africa is visiting hungry community members – most of them farmers chased from their farms by […]

At Least 20 Killed as Somalia Troops Battle Moderate Islamist Militia

At least 20 people were killed and more than 40 wounded on Saturday when a moderate Islamist group clashed with Somali government troops over control of a town in central Somalia, according to witnesses and regional officials.   The clashes started at dawn Saturday morning when government troops, who have been amassing on the outskirts […]

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” […]