Category Archives: Medicine

New partnership to boost maternal and newborn health in East and Southern Africa

Some 10,000 health workers will be trained to support mothers and newborns in Africa through a partnership between the UN Children’s Fund, UNICEF, and Laerdal Global Health, the non-profit arm of a Norwegian company that provides innovative training, educational and therapy solutions for

Ethiopian Readies 21 Cargo Freighters to Transport COVID-19 Vaccine

Addis Ababa  Ethiopian Airlines announced today that it has readied 21 cargo freighters that transport COVID-19 vaccine across the world. In an exclusive interview with ENA, Ethiopian Cargo Managing Director Fitsum Abadi said a total of 21 cargo freighters, including 777, 787

Ethiopia COVID-19 Cases Surpass 100,000

Addis Ababa  Ethiopia on Wednesday confirmed that COVID-19 positive cases have surpassed 100,000 in the country amid steady raise in recoveries. Ministry of Health revealed that to date the total confirmed tally of Coronavirus cases in Ethiopia hit 100,327. It

New Chinese Envoy Vows to Heighten Cooperation with Ethiopia

Addis Ababa  Newly appointed Chinese Ambassador to Ethiopia, Zhao Zhiyuan on Wednesday affirmed that he will strive to heighten cooperation between the two friendly countries. The newly appointed ambassador of China to Ethiopia Zhao Zhiyuan presented his the copies of

Minister, Ambassador Sign MoU to Develop Database, Agree to Cooperate in Gender Issues

Addis Ababa,  Women, Children and Youth Minister, Filsan Abdullahi, and French Ambassador to Ethiopia, Remi Marechaux, have signed today a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) that aims to enhance gender equality and access to documentation in Ethiopia. Women, Children and Youth

Ethiopia Partakes in African Ports Forum

Addis Ababa,  A high level Ethiopian delegation is participating in the African Ports Forum that kicked of today in Djibouti. Aimed at strengthening partnerships, the Forum is hoped to facilitate the necessary platform to ensure that essential operations and trade

New Airbuses Critical to Exploit Opportunities: Ethiopian CEO Tewolde

Addis Ababa  The two new Airbus A350-900 aircraft are crucial to exploit the new opportunities emerging in Africa amid COVID-19, Ethiopian Group CEO Tewolde Gebremariam said today. In an exclusive interview with ENA, the CEO said Ethiopian received the two

UNHCR Ethiopia COVID-19 and Operational Update 06 November 2020

As of 05 November 2020, the Ethiopian Ministry of Health (MoH) reported 98,391coronavirus (COVID-19) cases and 1,508 fatalities in the country. More than 1.5 million samples were collected and tested throughout the country to date. Following the Government’s announcement and