Emperor Haileselassie I statue unveiled at African Union Headquarter

Emperor Haileselassie I statue unveiled at African Union Headquarter

borkena February 11,2019 Emperor Haileselassie I statue is unveiled at African Union Headquarter yesterday. Controversy surrounding the quality of the statue aside, many Ethiopians are of the view that the late emperor deserves it in view of his contribution to the establishment of the Organization of African Unity (OAU), now renamed African Union, and his […]

African Union Heads of State summit kicking off in Addis Ababa

African Union Heads of State summit kicking off in Addis Ababa

borkena February 8,2019 The 32nd Ordinary Session of the Assembly of the Heads of State and Government of the African Union kicking off is kicking of in Addis Ababa starting tomorrow. It will be the first meeting for Minister Abiy Ahmed and he is expected to talk about the ongoing change in Ethiopia, seat of […]

Nigerian man arrested over smuggling US $141,000 cash at Bole Airport

Nigerian man arrested over smuggling US $141,000 cash at Bole Airport

borkena December 29,2018 A Nigerian man is reportedly in custody over cash smuggling cash in hard currency. He was arrested today at Bole international Airport in the Ethiopia’s capital Addis Ababa as he was he was attempting to take US $141,000 out of Ethiopia. The cash was recovered as it go through X-ray search machine […]

Legahar Housing Village : multi-billion dollar project launched in Addis Ababa

Legahar Housing Village : multi-billion dollar project launched in Addis Ababa

Legahar Housing Village project will create 25,000 jobs and will be completed in seven years,says gov.t borkena November 19,2018 Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed launched in the capital Addis Ababa today a private public partnership housing project worth billions of US dollars (50 billion birr in Ethiopian currency.) Demeke Mekonnen and other senior government officials including […]