Tuesday, May 28, 2024

Tag: Canada

Canadian visa application center suffers setback

Scores of people attempting to attain a Canadian visa are in limbo as the Canadian visa application center’s system in Ethiopia, operated by VFS Global in partnership with the International Organization for Migration (IOM) in Ethiopia, has stopped working for over a week compromising their chances of getting a visa.

Canada to support study on Lega Dembi Gold Mine

The Canadian Embassy in Addis Ababa is going to finance the environmental impact assessment on the controversial Lega Dembi Gold Mine run by MIDROC Gold.

ESFNA rejects PM Abiy’s address request

Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed (PhD) will not be addressing the gathering of thousands at the North American Soccer Federation to be held in Dallas, Texas this July after all. The Federation made its decision “after days of deliberation”. This was made despite having the Federation appeal to its members through social media and getting an overwhelming support (65 percent) for the right of the PM to address the gathering.

Ethio-Canadian in critical condition after car accident

Amaresh Tesfamariam, an Ethiopian born Canadian citizen, is emerging as one of a dozen victims of Canada’s deadliest vehicle ramming attack at the intersection of the busy Yonge and Finch intersection.

CUSO holds debut meeting, pledges to bring in more volunteers

Two years after it made its debut in Ethiopia, CUSO International held its three-day regional conference in the capital this week at Friendship International Hotel.