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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

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

Millions in Ethiopia affected by recent drought in southern region

Millions in Ethiopia affected by recent drought in southern region
January 15, 2017
Addis News

The Ethiopian government estimates it will need around 920 million dollars for urgent humanitarian assistance. The country is battling drought …More Here

PM Hailemariam Desalegn report to the parliament

PM Hailemariam Desalegn report to the parliament
January 13, 2017
Addis News

PM Hailemariam Desalegn address Members of Parliament (MPs) on Thursday to answer a broad range of questions on matters affecting …More Here

Ethiopia: Life as usual for many residents despite October declaration

Ethiopia: Life as usual for many residents despite October declaration
January 10, 2017
Addis News

Many citizens in the Ethiopia’s capital Addis Ababa say the country’s state of emergency, triggered in October, has had little …More Here

Ethiopia begins two-year term serving on UN Security Council

Ethiopia begins two-year term serving on UN Security Council
January 4, 2017
Africa/World

Ethiopia has joined the United Nations Security Council. The African nation is serving a two-year stint on the 15-member council, …More Here

Ethiopian PM says state of emergency was warranted

Ethiopian PM says state of emergency was warranted
December 20, 2016
Addis News

Ethiopia’s Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn said his government has blocked the social media service in his country.The prime minister said …More Here

Ethiopia launches hydro-electric plant Gibe 3

Ethiopia launches hydro-electric plant Gibe 3
December 19, 2016
Addis News

Ethiopia has inaugurated a 1.5 billion dollars hydro-electric generating dam. Located in southern region of the country, the Gibe 3 …More Here

PM Hailemariam Desalegn: Troops are ready for deployment to South Sudan

PM Hailemariam Desalegn: Troops are ready for deployment to South Sudan
December 16, 2016
Africa/World

The slow response by the UN in providing logistics for the regional protection force has delayed the deployment of more …More Here

Ethiopia mourns Fidel Castro

Ethiopia mourns Fidel Castro
November 29, 2016
Africa/World

Ethiopia has sent its condolences to the government and people of Cuba following Fidel Castro’s death. Coletta Wanjohi has the …More Here