Category Archives: Sports

UN Official ‘Appalled’ by Violence Against Women, Girls In South Sudan

The U.N. assistant secretary-general for peacekeeping operations said Thursday that she was disturbed by the humanitarian situation in South Sudan and called on its leaders to end the conflict now.…

Neymar Jr. kicks off TCL’s 2018 global sports campaign

Neymar Jr. debuts as TCL’s global brand ambassador in his hometown, Sao Paulo

SAO PAULO, April 18, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Neymar Jr., one of the world’s most influential and …

Human Rights Watch Yemen: Detained African Migrants Tortured, Raped

Yemeni government officials have tortured, raped, and executed migrants and asylum seekers from the Horn of Africa in a detention center in the southern port city of Aden, Human Rights …

Israel at 70: Satisfaction and Grim Disquiet Share the Stage

Is Israel a success as it turns 70? As Israelis commemorate the milestone this week, satisfaction and a grim disquiet share the stage.

It has a standard of living that …

FIFTH ETHIOPIA-SAUDI JOINT MINISTERIAL MEETING BEGINS IN ADDIS

ADDIS ABABA-- The 5th Ethiopia-Saudi Joint Ministerial Commission meeting has opened in Addis Ababa with the focus on issues of bilateral co-operation and the validity of previously signed agreements.

Addressing …

Somalia Starts Talks to Ease Tensions With UAE

The Somali government said Monday that it has opened conciliatory talks with United Arab Emirates leaders on Monday, a day after the UAE said it would disband a training program …

Secretary-General Warns Security Council to Swiftly Unite on Syrian Conflict, Preventing Dangerous Developments from Worsening

The current state of chaos in the Middle East, including the conflict in Syria, had become a threat to international peace and security, Secretary-General Antonio Guterres told the Security Council …

ILO SAYS ETHIOPIA REDUCED INCIDENCE OF CHILD LABOUR BY EXPANDING ACCESS TO EDUCATION

ADDIS ABABA--The International Labour Organization (ILO) says Ehiopia has done a remarkable job of expanding access to education and this has lowered the incidence of child labour in the country …

Nation’s Economic Ties with Neighboring Countries Growing, Says Spokesperson Meles

Addis Ababa Ethiopia's economic ties with neighboring countries have proved fruitful and continue growing over the past years, Foreign Affairs Spokesperson Meles Alem said.

In his weekly briefing, Meles said …

Ethiopian Airlines a Model of Regional Integration, UNECA

Addis Ababa Ethiopian Airlines is championing regional integration through its flights to over 58 destinations on the continent, Executive Director of United Nations Economic Commission for Africa, UNECA, Vera Songwe …