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 name College. In July 1968, the University, the Ministry of Education and UNESCO reached an agreement to phase the junior …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

Dangote Set to Diversify Investment in Ethiopia

Dangote Set to Diversify Investment in Ethiopia
February 7, 2017
Business

Prime Minister Hailemariam Dessalegn conferred with the Nigerian business tycoon Aliko Dangote Friday. During the course of the meeting, the …More Here

New Waste Pickup System Causes Headaches

New Waste Pickup System Causes Headaches
February 2, 2017
Addis News

Addis Abeba is transforming its waste management system to make it more streamlined and automated, but the changeover is causing …More Here

Tedros Adhanom one of the 3 finalist for the post of WHO Director-General

Tedros Adhanom one of the 3 finalist for the post of WHO Director-General
January 26, 2017
Africa/World

The WHO Executive Board selected by vote the following 3 candidates to be presented to World Health Assembly as nominees …More Here

South Sudan denies diplomatic row with Ethiopia

South Sudan denies diplomatic row with Ethiopia
January 25, 2017
Africa/World

January 24, 2014 (JUBA) – The South Sudanese presidency has issued a statement denying existence of a diplomatic row with …More Here

Diplomatic row breaks out between South Sudan and Ethiopia

Diplomatic row breaks out between South Sudan and Ethiopia
January 24, 2017
Africa/World

A diplomatic row has broken out between South Sudan and neighbouring Ethiopia following rumours on social media that President Salva …More Here