Category Archives: Political News

Ethiopia: 7 killed, 94 injured protesting the murder of famous political singer

ADDIS ABABA, Demonstrations have broken out in parts of Ethiopia following the shooting dead of musician Hachalu Hundessa, well known for his political songs. Seven have died during the spontaneous protests, medics said. Hachalu’s songs often focused on the rights

PM Abiy Inaugurates OBN Second Channel

Addis Ababa June 28/2012 (ENA) Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed on Sunday inaugurated modern second channel Outside Broadcasting (OB) van studio and three FM studios built by Oromia Broadcasting Network (OBN). Senior government officials and regional states’ chief administrators have also

PM Office Says Ethiopia Scheduled to Start Filling Dam Within Next 2 Weeks

Addis Ababa : Ethiopia is scheduled to begin filling the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam within the next two weeks, during which the remaining construction work will continue, according to Office of the Prime Minister. The statement issued this morning said

PM Abiy Holds Phone Conversation with President Macron

Addis Ababa : Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed held a telephone conversation with President Emmanuel Macron of France today. Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed wrote on his Facebook that he had a “productive telephone call with President Emmanuel Macron on development issues,

Gov`t to Table a 10-Year Draft Dev`t Plan Document for Public Dialogue

Addis Ababa June 26/2020 The 10-year leading development plan document will be tabled for public discussion, according Plan and Development Commission. In a statement sent to ENA, the public dialogue on the draft plan document will be held for 10

PM Inaugurates Bakery Built With 900 Mln Birr in Addis Ababa

Addis Ababa  June 25/2020(ENA) Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed today inaugurated Sheger Bakery Factory constructed with an outlay of 900 million Birr in the capital. The Bakery, whose construction carried out by MIDROC Construction, has a capacity to make 1.5 million

PM Abiy Commends Important Virtual Gathering on Sudan

Addis Ababa June 25(ENA) Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed commended today Sudan’s Prime Minister Abdalla Hamdock and the co-conveners of the Sudan Partnership Conference for hosting an important virtual gathering to mobilize political and financial support for Sudan. He wrote on

PM Abiy, Cabinet Members Visit Enteto Park, Sheger Project

Addis Ababa June 25/2020(ENA) Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed alongside with Cabinet Members has visited the Enteto Park and Beautifying Sheger Project on Thursday. The visit and plantations around the park and the Addis Ababa “Beautifying Sheger” River Development Project come