Ethiopia, Uganda joint Press Statement in Entebbe

Ethiopia, Uganda joint Press Statement in Entebbe

MFAE March 13, 2020 Ethiopian President Sahle-Work Zewde met with Ugandan President Yoweri Museveni and they had a joint statement after discussion on a range of bilateral issues. The full content of the Press Statement, as published by the ministry of Foreign Affairs of Ethiopia (MFAE), is as follows : At the invitation of His […]

Solve IT! 2020 – A Year of Smarter Solutions

Solve IT! 2020 – A Year of Smarter Solutions

US Embassy in Addis AbabaMarch 11, 2020 Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, – Solve IT 2020, a nationwide innovation competition to encourage young Ethiopians to address community issues through the application of software, hardware and other technologies, launched on March 11, 2020.  The third in a series of competitions, Solve IT 2020 will be promoted across 15 cities […]

Oromo regional state added thousands of special forces to its security apparatus

Oromo regional state added thousands of special forces to its security apparatus

Oromo regional state of Ethiopia graduated 30th batch of special forces on March 8 borkenaMarch 10, 2020 Oromo region’s appetite for “special forces” seems to be insatiable. In late December, the regional state reported that the 29th round of special forces completed their training to join the security apparatus in the region.  On March 8, […]

Ethiopia issued a statement on assassination attempt of Abdalla Hamdok

Ethiopia issued a statement on assassination attempt of Abdalla Hamdok

borkenaMarch 9, 2020 On Monday, Sudanese Prime Minister Abdalla Hamdok has survived an assassination attempt in the capital of his country, Khartoum He did not sustain wound, and it is confirmed that he is in a good condition. The ministry of Foreign Affairs of Ethiopia has issued a statement regarding the incident on Monday. The […]