Category Archives: Human Rights

Abiy to Meet Residents of Gondar

Gondar Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed arrived this morning in the town of Gondar in order to meet and discuss with the residents of Gondar.

Today, the Premier is expected to …

Ethiopian Airlines Urged to Quickly Finalize Airports, Begin New Construction

Addis Ababa Transport Affairs Standing Committee of the House of People's Representatives has called on Ethiopian Airlines Group to give due attention to finalize the delayed construction of its new …

Federal System Effective Despite Limitations, Says Federal, Pastoral Affairs State Minister

Addis Ababa The federal system has made significant gains in the past years though there are limitations in implementing some principles, Federal and Pastoral Affairs State Minister Mulugeta Wuletaw said.…

Parties in Yemen Must Return to Negotiations or Risk Escalating World’s Worst Humanitarian Crisis, Senior Officials Tell Security Council

With three quarters of Yemen's population in need of international assistance and hostilities on the rise, senior officials briefing the Security Council this morning urged parties to the conflict to …

Gov’t, Private Sector should Work Collaboratively to Stimulate the Economy, Maintain Growth Momentum: PM Abiy

Addis Ababa Government and the private sector should work collaboratively to alleviate any problems in the private business environment and maintain the continuity of growth registered over the past years, …

Armed Groups, Government Forces Continue Wielding Sexual Violence as Tool of War Despite Progress in Ending Impunity, Security Council Hears in Day-long Debate

Member States had not yet moved from resolutions to lasting solutions, when it came to addressing the scourge of sexual violence in conflict, the Security Council heard today during an …

Gov’t committed to Ensure Benefit, Participation of the Youth: Premier Abiy

Addis Ababa Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed said that his government is committed to ensure the benefit and participation of the youth from the nation's development.

Premier Abiy today addressed some …

Small Farmers Secure over 306 Mn Quintals Harvest: Central Statistics Agency

Addis Ababa Small farmers across the country have secured over 306 million quintals of grain during the last main harvesting year, registering about 15.7 million quintals over the previous year, …

African Experts Discussing Mobilization of Domestic Resources, Illicit Financial Flows

Addis Ababa A meeting of African experts that discuss mobilization of domestic resources, fight against corruption and illicit financial flows opened here today.

It is to be recalled that the …

Prime Minister Abiy on a Working Visit to Ambo Town

Addis Ababa On his second leg of an official visit to various parts of the country, Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed started an official working visit to Ambo town today.

In …