Ethiopia to turn site of deadly landfill collapse into park

March 18, 2017
Addis News

ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia (AP) — Ethiopia says it will turn the landfill where 113 people were killed in a garbage collapse into a park and green space. Government spokesman Negeri Lencho on Saturday said survivors of the disaster will no …More Here

Ethiopia trash dump death toll rises to 113

Ethiopia trash dump death toll rises to 113
March 15, 2017
Addis News

By Aaron Maasho ADDIS ABABA (Reuters) – The death toll from a landslide at a dump in the Ethiopian capital …More Here

Enterprise to transfer over 20,000 houses of 40/60 condominiums

Enterprise to transfer over 20,000 houses of 40/60 condominiums
February 27, 2017
Business

The Addis Ababa saving houses development enterprise said that it has targeted to transfer over 20,000 40/60 houses under 40/60 …More Here

South Sudanese President calls for international assistance

South Sudanese President calls for international assistance
February 26, 2017
Africa/World

South Sudan’s President Salva Kiir is calling on international assistance on humanitarian aid. In an exclusive interview with CGTN’s Girum …More Here

City shuts 121 shops located in parking lots of buildings

City shuts 121 shops located in parking lots of buildings
February 24, 2017
Addis News

The Addis Ababa Trade Bureau closed 121 shops for conducting business in underground parking areas of buildings. Most of the …More Here

Addis Deserves Metropolitan University

Addis Deserves Metropolitan University
February 20, 2017
Addis News

Kotebe College of Teacher Education was set up within the Haile Selassie I University (HSIU) in 1959 under the simple …More Here

UN warning of the worst drought in Africa in 60 years

UN warning of the worst drought in Africa in 60 years
February 18, 2017
Africa/World

The UN has warned parts of Africa are facing the worst drought in 60 years. By some accounts, more than …More Here

African Fine Coffee event kicks off in Ethiopia’s capital

African Fine Coffee event kicks off in Ethiopia’s capital
February 16, 2017
Business

Attracting regional and international coffee roasters, traders, producers, professionals and connoisseurs, the 15th edition of African Fine Coffee Conference and …More Here

Citizenship for Jamaicans high on Ethiopia’s agenda

Citizenship for Jamaicans high on Ethiopia’s agenda
February 10, 2017
Addis News

Ethiopian ambassador to Jamaica, North America and Mexico, Girma Birru, says he is working with the Jamaican Government to sort …More Here

Ethiopian Airlines operations unaffected by US immigration ban

Ethiopian Airlines operations unaffected by US immigration ban
February 8, 2017
Business

Ethiopian Airlines’ chief executive has said the U.S.’s order temporarily halting immigration from seven Muslim-majority states is not having much …More Here

Somalia beefs up security ahead of presidential vote

Somalia beefs up security ahead of presidential vote
February 7, 2017
Africa/World

Mogadishu and surrounding areas are on lockdown after increase in al-Shabab attacks in lead-up to election. Somalia’s capital is on …More Here