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Increased likelihood of near to enhanced rainfall over much of the Greater Horn of Africa, regional climate outlook indicates

The period between March and May (MAM) constitute an important rainfall season over the equatorial parts of the Greater Horn of Africa (GHA) region. The prediction of MAM 2018 season …

Defense Forces, Police Hold Peace Marches Across the Nation

Addis Ababa A peace march was held today in Addis Ababa by the National Defense forces, Addis Ababa and Federal Police commissions.

Participants of the peace march travelled from Tewodros …

Some 746 Prisoners, Suspects to be Pardoned and Released

Addis Ababa Some 746 prisoners and suspects will be pardoned and released, the Federal Attorney General disclosed today.

It is to be recalled that the Executive Committee of EPRDF had …

Nigeria Should Utilize Vast Human, Natural Resources to Eradicate Poverty, Deputy Secretary-General Tells Commission on Social Development Event

Following are UN Deputy Secretary-General Amina Mohammed's opening remarks, as prepared for delivery, at the Commission for Social Development's side event on poverty eradication, in New York today:

I am …

The Second Phase of the Revitalisation Forum on South Sudan Started Today

Addis Ababa (Ethiopia): The Chairperson of the Council of Ministers of the Intergovernmental Authority on Development (IGAD) and Minister of Foreign Affairs of Ethiopia, H.E. Dr. Workneh Gebeyehu, today presided …

The 2nd Phase of the Revitalization Process on South Sudan commences

Aimed at discussing concrete measures to restore permanent ceasefire; forging full and inclusive implementation of the Agreement and developing a revised and realistic timeline and implementation schedule towards a democratic …

US to Impose Arms Restrictions Against South Sudan

The U.S. State Department announced Friday it would immediately enact restrictions on arms transfers to South Sudan.

Paul Sutphin, the State Department's senior adviser on Sudan and South Sudan, said …

South Sudan Rebels Vow ‘Guerrilla War’ if Peace Talks Fail

South Sudan's opposition is threatening to resort to "guerrilla warfare" if peace talks in Ethiopia fail in the coming days as government forces advance on remaining rebel strongholds in the …

Democratization Crucial to Enhance Diplomacy, Spokesperson Meles Alem Stresses

Addis Ababa - democratization process in Ethiopia will help to further enhance its diplomacy, Foreign Affairs Spokesperson Meles Alem said.

Ensuring peace and security, strengthening democracy, and fighting poverty are …

Egyptian Politician Emerges as Sole Election Challenger to Sissi

CAIRO An Egyptian politician emerged just ahead of a deadline Monday as the sole challenger to President Abdel Fattah el-Sissi in an election in March the incumbent is set to …