Category Archives: Political News

PM Abiy Reviews ‘Dine for Ethiopia’ Performance

Addis Ababa,  Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed on Wednesday met with the ‘Dine for Ethiopia’ committee members to assess the ongoing fundraising activities aimed at funding three beautifying projects. According to Office of the Prime Minister, the fundraising activities that will

Foreign Affairs Officials Discuss Portugal’s Presidency of EU Council, Relations with Ethiopia

Addis Ababa,   Foreign Affairs State Minister, Redwan Hussien, and Secretary of State for Foreign Affairs and Cooperation of Portugal, Teresa Ribeiro, held discussion today about bilateral relations between their countries and the priorities of Portugal Presidency to the European

Eritrea, Sudan Agree to Bolster Bilateral Ties Including Regional Security

Addis Ababa,  Eritrea and Sudan have agreed to intensify their ongoing joint efforts to bolster regional peace. The Head of Sudan’s Sovereign Council, Gen. Abdul Fattah al-Burhan has conducted a one – day working visit to Eritrea on Monday. During

Ethiopia: Operation Overview – 3W: Operational Presence – Ethiopia Humanitarian Presence Overview (September 2020)

Ethiopia is one of the largest refugee-hosting countries in Africa, sheltering over 779,261 registered refugees and asylum seekers as of 31-August-2020. UNHCR’s main government counterpart to ensure the protection of refugees in Ethiopia is the Agency for Refugees and Returnees

Mali’s Junta to Hold Transition Talks This Weekend

The junta that seized control of Mali in a coup two weeks ago will hold transition talks this weekend with political parties and civic groups, including the June 5 Movement that launched a protest movement that eventually led to President

MultiChoice Unveils Plan to Expand Investment in Ethiopia

Addis Ababa,  MultiChoice Ethiopia, a South African company that operates the DStv satellite television service, announced plan to significantly increase its investment in Ethiopia. The company said in a statement that it is looking to extensively expand its reach, investment

Ambassadors Say Saudi Arabia, UAE Investors Interested in Ethiopia

Addis Ababa: Saudi Arabia and United Arab Emirates (UAE) investors are showing increasing interest in investing in Ethiopia, Ethiopia’s ambassadors in the countries said. Ethiopia’s Ambassador to Saudi Arabia, Abdulaziz Ahmed told ENA that Ethiopia and Saudi Arabia have very

PM Abiy Departs for Sudan Visit

Addis Ababa,  Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed left for Khartoum this morning to make a one-day visit to Sudan. Abiy is expected to hold meetings with the Sudanese leaderships on the bilateral relations and ways further cementing ties between the two