IGAD HOSTS THE COORDINATION MEETING OF EASTERN AND SOUTHERN AFRICA REGIONAL ORGANIZATIONS

Djibouti (Djibouti): The Stakeholder's Meeting on the Sub-regional Coordination Mechanism (SRCM) for Eastern and Southern Africa, which is being hosted by the Intergovernmental Authority on Development (IGAD), this morning opened …

News in Brief 11 December 2017 (AM)

Children exposed to dangerous "new risks" online: UNICEF

Too little is being done to protect children from the "perils" of the digital world, according to a new flagship report published …

City registering over 200,000 Poor Residents in Urban Safety Net Program

Addis Ababa, The Addis Ababa City Administration said registration of beneficiaries of the second phase of urban safety net program will begin today.

In his press briefing yesterday, Mayor Diriba …

IGAD MEDIATORS/OMBUDSMEN MEET FOR THE FIRST TIME

Djibouti (Djibouti): The Intergovernmental Authority on Development (IGAD) this morning launched the First Region Conference for the Mediators and Ombudsmen of the IGAD Member States in partnership with the Office …

Security Council Outlines Modes of Support, Reimbursement for Joint Anti-Terrorism Force in Sahel, Unanimously Adopting Resolution 2391 (2017)

Mali's Permanent Representative Expresses Regret over Lack of Chapter VII Mandate

The Security Council today welcomed the steady and rapid progress achieved in making the joint force of the Group …

ETHIOPIA REPATRIATES 10,000 CITIZENS IN THREE WEEKS FROM SAUDI ARABIA

ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia has repatriated around 10,000 undocumented citizens residing in Saudi Arabia between Nov 15 and Dec 5, an Ethiopian official said on Friday.

Speaking to Journalists, Meles Alem, …

GSE Identifies over 21 Mineral Deposits

Addis Ababa, Some 21 mineral deposits were identified in Ethiopia during the past Ethiopian budget year, according to Geological Survey of Ethiopia (GSE).

In an exclusive interview with ENA, GSE …

Ambassadors Say Amazed by Magnificence of Nations, Nationalities and Peoples Day

Semera,Ambassadors of China and Canada as well as the Manager of German Development Bank Project for East Africa have described the Nations, Nationalities and Peoples Day, which was celebrated yesterday …

Addis Ababa Launched Cleaning Campaign

Addis Ababa, The city-wide campaign aimed to make Addis Ababa, Ethiopia's capital clean and beautiful has launched today with the presence of Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn and other high-level officials. …

United Nations Position on Jerusalem Unchanged, Special Coordinator Stresses, as Security Council Debates United States Recognition of City

Permanent Representative Defends Decision, as Delegations Endorse Two-State Solution, Determination of Final Status Issues

The abiding position of the United Nations on Jerusalem was that the city remained a final …