The Ethiopian Government has resolved to drop its nomination to endorse the World Health Organisation (WHO) Director General Dr. Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus for his second term.
In a letter to WHO, Ethiopia’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs accused Dr. Ghebreyesus of his continued support for Tigray People's
Months after Safaricom won the bid to start operating in Ethiopia, a conflict between Tigrayan rebels and Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed’s government has now forced East Africa’s biggest telco to flee staff due to unending civil war.
Safaricom telecommunications Ethiopia PLC (Safaricom Ethiopia) had already rolled
Mekelle, the capital of Ethiopia's conflict-torn Tigray region, was hit by airstrikes on Monday, local media Tigrai Television reported. Several civilians were reportedly injured in the strikes.
Tigrai TV, controlled
by the northern region's Tigrayan People's Liberation Front (TPLF), said the
attack was launched by the government and
Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed won the country's
delayed elections with an overwhelming majority on July 11, 2021.
Polls were not held in the war-torn Tigray region, where
many thousands are living in famine conditions.
In all, a fifth of the country failed to take part in voting
and Ethiopia have inked an operation guiding document deal for the Moyale One
Stop Border Post, coming barely 10 months after the commissioning of the
facility, in December, 2020, by the Presidents of the two countries.
signing of the document, Moyale OSBP Procedure Manual, marks yet another joint
Safaricom telecommunications Ethiopia PLC
(Safaricom Ethiopia) has rolled out a countrywide staff recruitment drive in
Ethiopia as preparations for the commercial launch enter final stage.
According to Safaricom Ethiopia Managing Director Anwar Soussa, the company has commenced recruitment of Ethiopian nationals for technology, commercial and corporate functions in
Ethiopia has reported its first case of coronavirus,
becoming the second latest country in Africa after Kenya to experience the
The report was confirmed by Addis Ababa’s Mayor Takele Uma Banti who said the patient is a Japanese citizen.
“We should avoid meetings and hand contacts,” the
Knowing what to expect from your destination will make all
aspects of trip planning easier and help you get more out of your time on the
Climate, crowding, and seasonal pricing are all important
factors in your decision about when to go. Especially for adventure travel, bad
Ethiopia launched its first satellite into space on December
Deputy Prime Minister of Ethiopia Demeke Mekonnen said it was a groundbreaking achievement for the country’s prosperity.
"This will be a foundation for our historic journey to
prosperity," said Mekonmen.
Solomon Belay, director-general of the Ethiopian Space Science and Technology
Ethiopia has resorted to start shipping cheaper oil from
South Sudan to substitute the expensive one from the Middle East.
According to Ethiopia’s State Minister Koang Tutlam, the substitution of the product will save the country around 20 percent of the $3.4 billion (Ksh 340 billion) it