Category Archives: Medicine

Investors in Oromia Donate over 40 Million Birr to Fight COVID-19

2 Some 23 investors in Oromia Regional state have donated 41.6 million Birr to support the effort underway in the fight against Coronavirus. 
The investors hand over their cheques to …

Covid-19: Ethiopia postpones polls because of coronavirus


ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia’s electoral board has postponed August’s highly anticipated general election because of the coronavirus pandemic.

A new schedule would be announced once the threat of the pandemic was …

COVID-19 Confirmed Cases Reach 29

The Ethiopian Public Health Institute (EPHI) disclosed that the total number of confirmed Coronavirus cases has reached 29 due to three additional cases identified in the past twenty four hours.…

PM Abiy, President Ramaphosa Discuss COVID-19

 Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed wrote he had good conversation with South Africa President Cyril Ramaphosa on the need for collective leadership to overcome the impact of COVID-19. 

Writing in his …

GERD Anniversary to be Marked on Mass Media Due COVID-19

Addis Ababa, The Government of Ethiopia has decided to mark the 9th anniversary of the construction of the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD) on the mass-media due to the COVID-19 …

Institute Reports Three Additional Confirmed Cases of COVID-19

 The Ethiopian Public Health Institute (EPHI) disclosed that out of the 66 tests it conducted within twenty-four hours three were confirmed positive for COVID-19, pushing the total number of coronavirus …

Abiy Holds Virtual Conference with National COVID-19 Ministerial Sub Committee

Addis Ababa, Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed held a virtual conference today with the sub-committee heads of the high-level National COVID-19 Ministerial Committee to assess activity performance and determine if additional …

IGAD Leaders Decide to Adopt COVID-19 Regional Response Strategy

Heads of State and Government of Intergovernmental Authority on Development (IGAD) decided to adopt a regional response strategy to halt the spread of COVID-19.

The leaders convened a Virtual Summit …