Threat of genocide real in Ethiopia

ADDIS ABABA, (CAJ News) – THERE is concern about the situation in the northern Tigray region of Ethiopia degenerating into genocide. Upcoming elections scheduled for the East African country have coincided with the divisions. “On top of ethnic targeting and massacres within Tigray, there have been reports of government discrimination, demonization and hate speech directed at Tigrayans in […]

Ethiopians to Go to Polls in June 2021

Ethiopia is one of the few African countries which has a very long history of constitutional practice. However, its experience on holding a multiparty election is not that aged as its constitutional practice. In 1995, Ethiopia was able to hold the first multiparty elections in its history after two decades of military dictatorship and civil […]

National Curricula Review Validation Workshop Conducted

Haramaya University College of Natural and Computational Sciences Conducted National Curricula Review and Validation Workshop of PhD in Mathematics and BSc in Molecular Biology and Biotechnology (MBBT) respectively at the University’s Senate Hall on June 11,2021. Dr. Getachew Abebe, Dean of College of Natural and Computational Sciences of Haramaya University, expressed his appreciation and gratitude […]

Consultation Forum to Enhance Traditional Reconciliation Mechanisms Underway

A consultation forum organized by Ministry of Peace in partnership with the Ethiopian Reconciliation Commission to promote the critical role of traditional reconciliation mechanisms in conflict resolution kicked off today in Addis Ababa. The three days consultation forum has brought together over 200 participants consisting of religious and traditional leaders, as well as Abba Gedas […]

Ethiopia Launches EOI to Partially Privatize Ethio-Telecom

Ethiopia announced today the release of an Expression of Interest (EOI) to partially privatize Ethio-Telecom. This was disclosed during a press conference organized by Ministry of Finance and Public Enterprises Holding and Administration Agency on the completion of a key milestone in partial privatization of the Etho-Telecom. Deputy Director General System Design at Public Enterprises […]

Construction of 10 Bil Birr Worth Irrigation Dam Launched in Oromia

(ENA) The construction of Anger Irrigation Dam with a cost of 10 billion Birr was launched on Sunday in Gida Ayana Woreda of East Welega Zone ,Oromia Regioan State. The construction was officially launched by the President of Oromia regional state, Shimels Abdisa and Minister of Water, Irrigation and Energy, Sileshi Bekele. During the occasion, […]

China Adopts Law on Countering Foreign Sanctions

(ENA) China’s top legislature, the Standing Committee of the National People’s Congress has adopted law on countering foreign sanctions on June 10th. President Xi Jinping signed a presidential order to promulgate the law, which took effect immediately, according to a press release from the Embassy of China in Ethiopia. The purpose of formulating this law […]

IOM Somalia Programmatic Overview 2020

Established in 2006, IOM Somalia has set a strong record on the delivery of frontline services to crisis-affected populations, while steadily developing models and partnerships for longer term recovery and migration governance. For the past 15 years, IOM Somalia has committed itself to the principle of humane and dignified treatment of crisis-affected populations in an […]