U.S. Helping Ethiopia Build Disaster Response Capacity

U.S. Helping Ethiopia Build Disaster Response Capacity

US embassy March 5,2019 Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, – Ethiopia’s National Disaster Risk Management Center (NDRMC) conducted a natural disaster simulation exercise to improve Ethiopia’s response to emergencies. The exercise was the first of its kind and provided a test run for NDRMC’s emergency operations center staff to coordinate a timely response to a simulated flood […]

One Ethiopian Air Force trainee died of food poison, 270 in hospital

One Ethiopian Air Force trainee died of food poison, 270 in hospital

borkena March 6,2019 Food poison within the Ethiopian Air Force training academy killed one person and 270 others are in hospital due to similar case, Ethiopian local Amharic newspaper, The Ethiopian Reporter, reported on Wednesday. The source cited what it called credible sources to report that several cadets who were having lunch in the training […]

Ethiopia’s Karamara victory over invading Somalia commemorated

Ethiopia’s Karamara victory over invading Somalia commemorated

borkena March 5,2019 The 41st anniversary of karamara victory is commemorated. March 5, 1978 marked the victory of Ethiopian army over the invading Somalian army during the administration of Siad Barre. A group of young Ethiopians celebrated it in the capital Addis Ababa at Dilachin Statue near Tikur Anbessa Hospital, according to borkena sources from […]

Somali President Mohamed Abdullahi ‘Farmaajo’ visiting Addis Ababa

Somali President Mohamed Abdullahi ‘Farmaajo’ visiting Addis Ababa

borkena March 4,2019 Somali Federal Government president, Mohamed Abdullahi Mohamed (also know as ‘Farmaajo’) is visiting Ethiopian capital Addis Ababa on Tuesday March 5, 2019, reported state media – EBC. He will be meeting with Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed, was in South Sudan earlier today, to discuss matters related to bilateral and regional issues, according […]