PM confers certificate of recognition up on Ambassador Konjit Sine-Giorgis

Ethiopia, Jan. 16 -- Prime Minister Dr. Abiy Ahmed gave certificate of appreciation to Africa's longest serving diplomat, ambassador Konjit Sine-Giorgis, in recognition of her distinguished contributi... Read More

OLF Shene robs 18 banks in three zones of Oromia

Ethiopia, Jan. 16 -- About 18 government and private banks have been robbed in west Wollega, Kelem Wollega and Horo Guduru Wollega zones in Oromia regional state, said the regional state's communicati... Read More

Fourteen former METEC employees Charged with corruption

Ethiopia, Jan. 15 -- Fourteen former employees of the Metals and Engineering Corporation (METEC) have been charged with grand corruption. The defendants are Major General Kinfe Dagnew, former head of... Read More

Ethiopia, S. Africa discuss ways to strengthen bi-lateral ties, cooperation

Ethiopia, Jan. 15 -- Prime Minister Dr Abiy Ahmed met yesterday with the Vice President of South Africa, Mr. David Mabuza. Yesterday's consultation is a follow-up to the discussions held with Preside... Read More

Efforts are underway to make Woraba hospital a center of excellence: Director

Ethiopia, Jan. 15 -- Efforts are being underway to make Worhabe Comprehensive Specialized Hospital a center of excellence, hospital director Dr. Jemal Kedir told Walta. According to the Director, the... Read More

37th AU permanent envoys summit kicks off

Ethiopia, Jan. 15 -- The 37 th African Union (AU) permanent envoys summit is kicked off at headquarter of the union in Addis Ababa today. The issue of refugees, displacement of citizens from conflict... Read More

Trump threatens to 'devastate' Turkish economy over Syrian Kurds

Ethiopia, Jan. 14 -- US President Donald Trump has threatened to "devastate Turkey economically" if it attacks Kurdish forces in Syria following a planned pullout of US troops. In two tweets on Sunda... Read More

Scholars Urge Gov't to Effectively Harness the Ongoing Spur of Diasporas

Ethiopia, Jan. 14 -- Scholars urged the government to harness the ongoing spur of Ethiopians in Diaspora to even greater efforts promoting their engagement in various development agendas of the countr... Read More

First lady lays cornerstone for secondary school construction in Shire Indaselassie

Ethiopia, Jan. 14 -- First Lady Zinash Tayachew toady laid a corner stone for the construction of a secondary school in Shire Indaselassie, Tigray regional state, with 20 million birr. Dr Debretsion ... Read More

Premier meets with financial institutions' heads, representatives

Ethiopia, Jan. 14 -- Prime Minister Dr Abiy Ahmed yesterday held discussions with heads and representatives of financial institutions to discuss the current reforms within the sector. The sectoral re... Read More