Chief of Staff Lays Cornerstone for Additional Airborne Training School

Addis Ababa March 4/2021 (ENA) Chief of Staff General Birhanu Jula laid cornerstone for the construction of a new building for airborne training school at a cost of 170 million Birr.  On the occasion, the Chief of Staff said efforts are being exerted to scale up the airborne force into a parachute regiment. Construction of […]

Africa Not on Track to Achieve Zero Hunger by 2030: FAO

Addis Ababa March 4/2021 (ENA) Africa is not on track to achieve zero hunger by 2030, according to Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO). FAO Regional Representative for Africa, Abebe Haile-Gabriel made the remark on Wednesday at a meeting reviewing progress made by the continent towards attaining that goal so far, the Economic Commission for Africa […]

FM bids Farewell to Outgoing AU Commission Deputy Chairperson

Addis Ababa March 4/2021 (ENA) Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Demeke Mekonnen bid farewell today to Kwesi Quartey, deputy chairperson of the African Union Commission. Demeke thanked the Ghanian diplomat for his productive tenure and leading a commendable program at the commission. The two sides also discussed the long-standing bilateral relations between Ghana and […]

Fair Media Access, Respecting Rule of Law Keys to Free and Fair Election, Says EIO

Addis Ababa Marech 4/2021 (ENA) Respecting rule of law, fair media accessibility among all competing political parties, and executing election rules and regulations are critical in making the 6th General Election free and fair, (EIO) said today. In a press release it sent to ENA, the Ethiopian Institution of the Ombudsman said the upcoming election […]

Diaspora Cluster Coordinators Urged to Carry Out Tasks Effectively

Addis Ababa Marech 4/2021 (ENA) Ministry of Foreign Affairs has called on the newly appointed diaspora cluster coordinators abroad to effectively carry out their special assignments in enhancing the participation of the diaspora in the development of the country. A two-day training to 14 diaspora cluster coordinators that will be assigned to Europe, USA, and […]

Ethiopia, DR Congo Delegations Discuss GERD

March 4/2021(ENA) Water, Irrigation and Energy Minister Sileshi Bekele held discussion today about the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam with a delegation from the Democratic Republic of Congo. The minister alongside senior officials received the delegates from the Democratic Republic of Congo, it was learned. During the occasion, Sileshi explained Ethiopia’s position on the Grand Ethiopian […]

UN Calls On Ethiopia to Allow Probe Into Alleged Mass Killings in Tigray 

The United Nations high commissioner for human rights called on Ethiopia to permit an investigation into allegations of murders and sexual violence in the Tigray region, which may amount to war crimes. “We urge the government of Ethiopia to grant my office and other independent monitors access to the Tigray region, with a view to establishing the facts and […]

Victory of Adwa Symbol of Freedom for Black People Globally: Ambassador Tizita

March 3/2021 ( ENA) The victory of Adwa is a paramount symbol of freedom and beacon of hope for black people globally, Ethiopian ambassador to India Tizita Mulugeta said. Ethiopian Embassy in New Delhi celebrated the 125th Anniversary of the Adwa Victory Day together with Ethiopian students in Marwadi University. Speaking at the occasion, Ambassador Tizita Mulugeta Adwa Victory […]