Category Archives: General News

Kellem Wolega on Road to Sustainable Peace, Stability, says Shimelis

 Significant achievements gained in restoring peace and stability in Kellem Wolega Zone of Oromia Regional State, Deputy Chief Administrator, Shimelis Abdissa said. 

Deputy Chief Administrator of the Region, Shimelis Abdisa …

PM Abiy Holds Phone Talks with AfDB, IMF Leaders

 Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed held phone conversation with Akinwumi Adesina, President of African Development Bank (AfDB) and Kristalina Georgieva, Managing Director of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) on the fight …

Briefing With USAID Deputy Administrator Bonnie Glick and Director of U.S. Foreign Assistance Resources James L. Richardson On U.S. Foreign Assistance in Response to COVID-19

MS ORTAGUS: Well, let’s go ahead and get started, everybody. This is Morgan, spokesperson. I just want to remind everybody that everything that we discuss on this call is embargoed …

G20 Must Support Africa in COVID-19 Pandemic, Says ECA

Addis Ababa, The Economic Commission for Africa (ECA) has proposed today three things the G20 must do to support Africa in the COVID-19 pandemic. 

In a press release it issued …

PM Urges Strengthened Preparedness, Strict Adherence to Health Guidelines

Addis Ababa,  Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed has called for strengthening the level of preparedness and strict adherence to health guidelines and other measures in order to combat the spread of …

Ethiopia Confirms Death of 64 Citizens in Mozambique

Addis Ababa, The Ethiopian Embassy in South Africa confirmed the death of 64 Ethiopians in container bound for Mozambique via Malawi.

According to the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, the embassy …

US Pledges Additional Foreign Aid to Battle COVID-19

STATE DEPARTMENT – The United States announced additional foreign assistance funding Thursday to help 64 at-risk countries battle the COVID-19 global pandemic while welcoming “continued, no-strings-attached” contributions from other nations.…

Ethiopia Education Cluster: Education Humanitarian Need Overview, Responses and Gaps (Jan 2020)

About 1.3 million school children were targeted from 2.3 million in need by conflict and drought mainly in Somali Ethiopia, Oromia and SNNP regions.. As per Round 19 DTM-IOM data …