Tuesday, October 4, 2022

    Tag: Migration 

    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.

    Ethiopian, Eritrean, Somali Americans perform in US mid-term elections

    Despite making the issues of migrants and refugees drive a political wedge and divide in the United States by President Donald Trump; a slew of candidates with refugee backgrounds from East Africa region have won seats across the nation in the just concluded mid-term elections.

    Registration for DV 2020 begins

    The US Embassy in Addis Ababa announced that registration for the Diversity Visa (DV) Program for the year 2020 (DV 2019) is open as...

    UN report counters erroneous migrants’ data

    The United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD) has launched a report featuring migration which says that Africa has been perceived as a source of refugees and that it is hurting the continent’s positive images.

    Akon in Ethiopia, speaks at AU

    Akon – the self-described “pan-Africanist” pop star is in Ethiopia until Tuesday. In what is expected to be a jam-packed schedule, including a visit to the ancestral town of his Ethiopian fashion designer wife, Rozina Nigussie in Gondar, Amhara Regional State and commemorate the Victory of Adwa.


    Authority permits confined testing for GMO potatoes

    First genome editing guideline tabled for ratification The Ethiopian Environmental...

    Independent regulatory body to set free insurers from central bank’s shadow

    The Insurance Supervision Directorate at the National Bank of...

    Ethiopia, Somalia agree to military training, intelligence exchange

    Leaders ask for the UNSC to lift the arms...

    Ensuring accountability, justice for civilians in war-torn areas

    There seems no end in sight to the third...