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Desert Locusts spread to new areas in Ethiopia

Despite control efforts, Desert Locusts are spreading to new areas of Ethiopia in vast numbers. According to Government data provided on 07 January 2020, Desert Locusts has have infested more …

Red Cross helps Sudanese refugee restore links with her separated relatives

Suada fled from her home in Sudan to Ethiopia in 2013 due to the armed conflict that broke out in her country.

Fortunately, she and her family (her children and …

Desert Locust situation update – 20 January 2020

Large and numerous swarms continue to threaten the Horn of Africa

Kenya. Immature and maturing swarms continue to arrive in the northeast from Ethiopia and Somalia and are moving throughout …

Visitors Urge for Tourists to Explore the Oldest, Unique Heritage Festivities in Ethiopia

Foreign visitors and diplomats urged for tourists to explore the oldest and unique heritage festivities in the vast nation of Ethiopia.

Visitors who attended Timket celebration, which is Ethiopian Epiphany, …

Ethiopia Promotes 65 Military Officers

Ethiopian government on Saturday promoted 65 officers in the army, including 5 women, in the Ethiopian defense force to rank of military generals.

President Sahlework Zewdie awarded the military rank …

A Mother Builds Health Center to Pay Tribute to Victims of Seattle Fire Accident

Helen Worede has vivid memories of the deadliest fire accident in 2010 in Seattle, where she lost five of her family members including her brightest and brave sons.

She had …

Ketera, Eve of Epiphany Splendidly Celebrated in Ethiopia

Ethiopian Orthodox Tewahedo Church followers celebrated Ketera, the eve of Timket or Epiphany today.

Timket festivity is celebrated on January 19th in Ethiopia (20th in a leap year) and it …

President Sahlework, Eritrean Delegation in Gondar to Attend Timket

President Sahlework Zewdie and Eritrean Ambassador to Ethiopia Semere Riesom, today arrived in Gondar city, Amhara Regional State, heading delegations to celebrate Ethiopian Epiphany (Timket).

Addis Ababa City Mayor, Takele …