Local Entrepreneur to head Philippines Consulate in Addis
Local Entrepreneur Tewodros Sheferaw has been selected as an Honorary Consulate of the Republic of the Philippines to Ethiopia.
Sahle-work welcomes Eritrean ambassador to Ethiopia
Five months after Ethiopia and Eritrea officially ended a two-decade old stalemate and somewhat restored normalcy in relations, President Sahle-work Zewde received a credentials letter of the newly appointed Eritrean head of mission, Semere Russom at the National Palace on Thursday.
MoFA announces ambassadors’ placement
The Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MoFA) has announced the countries of which its 20 Ambassadors are to be posted to head Ethiopia’s diplomatic missions; including Fitsum Arega. The former chief of staff of the Office of the Prime Minister is bound to Washington DC.
Welcoming madam president
Days after approving a gender-balanced cabinet, lawmakers of both the upper and lower houses– the House of People’s Representatives (HPR) and the House of the Federation (HoF) unanimously elected Sahlework Zewde as the first female President of Ethiopia, replacing the outgoing president, Mulatu Teshome (PhD).
MoFA discusses foreign relations, diplomatic tour
In its bimonthly press briefing, Meles Alem, the Spokesperson of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MoFA), discussed the nature of foreign relations and diplomatic activities requiring officials to travel to different countries, and that this does not contradict with the orders of the Prime Minister about cost minimization by reducing or cutting foreign trips by different ministers of the country.
Tigray schools in ruins, 3,846 students, teachers killed in conflict
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World Bank funded Tigray recovery project in full swing
Restores education, health services The United Nations Office for Project...
Kenya’s GMO plans disrupted, but Ethiopia pushes forward with testing
The Kenyan government's move to import Genetically Modified Organisms...