Ethiopia

Somalia PM's Staff Among Dead In Ethiopian Airlines Crash

0 Visits: 255 | Monday March 11, 2019 - 07:40:29
Somali officials and relatives have confirmed that a member of the Somali prime minister's staff was among the victims of the Ethiopian Airlines crash on Sunday, Horn Globe Media reported.

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Ethiopian Airlines flight enroute to Nairobi with 157 people aboard crashes

0 Visits: 420 | Sunday March 10, 2019 - 14:20:28
Mogadishu (Horn Observer) An Ethiopian Airlines flight to Nairobi crashed early on Sunday with 149 passengers and eight crew members aboard, Ethiopian airlines said in a statement.

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Ethiopian PM discusses key issues with the President of Somalia

0 Visits: 383 | Tuesday March 05, 2019 - 21:57:23
Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed has received the President of the Federal Republic of Somalia, Mohamed Abdullahi Farmajo who arrived in Addis Ababa this morning (March 5) for an official visit.

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Ethiopian, Kenyan and Eritrean Leaders Meet in Eritrean Capital to Strengthen Regional Cooperation

0 Visits: 328 | Sunday March 03, 2019 - 19:59:37
Addis Ababa, (Horn Observer) – Ethiopian Prime Minister Dr Abiy Ahmed and Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta on Sunday arrived on separate flights in Asmara in a bit to boost bilateral matters, only a day after Kenyan president traveled to Ethiopia for high level investment forum, local media reports.

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Ethiopia, Djibouti Sign 3.2 Bln USD Natural Gas Pipeline Agreement

0 Visits: 315 | Monday February 18, 2019 - 17:16:49
Addis Ababa(Horn Observer)- Ethiopia and Djibouti signed agreement for laying down 760 km natural gas pipeline that stretches from Elala and Kalub to Djibouti port, local media reported.

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PRESS RELEASE: DEAL 2019 in Dubai to unleash robots, drones, virtual reality concepts aimed at African markets

0 Visits: 474 | Wednesday February 13, 2019 - 16:13:58
ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia, February 13, 2019/ -- The entertainment concepts are evolving and have taken a completely new avatar with the growing popularity of virtual reality gaming concepts.

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Ethiopia: Mosques looted, set on fire in Gondor Zone, Amhara regional State

0 Visits: 319 | Wednesday February 13, 2019 - 08:05:02
Horn Observer - At least three mosques were torched in two separate attacks, one of the mosques looted before being set fire on February 10, according to the Ethiopian police

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African leaders unveil statue of last Ethiopian emperor

0 Visits: 281 | Tuesday February 12, 2019 - 08:42:10
By Addis Getachew and Seleshi Tessema ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia  African leaders in the Ethiopian capital Addis Ababa for the 32nd African Union Assembly of Heads of State and Government on Sunday unveiled a life-size statue of Ethiopia's last Emperor Haile Selassie I, erected on the premises of the…

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Somalia President held bilateral meetings with several heads of states on the sidelines of 32nd AU summit

0 Visits: 268 | Tuesday February 12, 2019 - 06:03:30
Addis Ababa, (Horn Observer) – Somalia president Mohamed Abdullahi Farmaajo held talks with several heads of states on the sidelines of 32nd African Union (AU) summit, officials said.

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Somalia president meets with UN Secretary General in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia - statement

0 Visits: 254 | Sunday February 10, 2019 - 13:51:06
Addis Ababa The Secretary-General met today with President Mohamed Abdullahi Mohamed "Farmajo" of the Federal Republic of Somalia, on the margins of the African Union Summit.

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Roads to peace: EU supports reconnecting Eritrea and Ethiopia

0 Visits: 272 | Friday February 08, 2019 - 23:12:29
Commissioner for International Cooperation and Development Neven Mimica is visiting Eritrea today, where he launches an initial €20 million project to rebuild the road connection between the Ethiopian border and Eritrean ports.

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Press Release: African Defenders launches the Ubuntu Hub Cities initiative in South Africa

0 Visits: 267 | Friday February 08, 2019 - 21:19:49
On 6 February 2019, AfricanDefenders (the Pan-African Human Rights Defenders Network) launched the Ubuntu Hub Cities in Johannesburg, Pretoria, and Cape Town – an Africa based relocation programme for human rights defenders (HRDs). "In designing the concept of Ubuntu Hub Cities, we wanted to challenge…

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Former president of Ethiopia's Somali region rejects criminal charges

0 Visits: 275 | Friday February 08, 2019 - 19:43:21
The ex-president of Somali region in Ethiopia Abdi Mohamud Omar, who has been in jail since late August last year, has rebuffed criminal charges brought against him.

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Somalia tends to calm Djibouti over Ethiopia's AMISOM role

0 Visits: 1739 | Monday February 04, 2019 - 20:19:24
MOGADISHU (Horn Observer / Horn Globe News) - Somali government sent its Parliament Speaker Mohamed Mursal to Djibouti for secret talks with the Djiboutian president, sources revealed, in what many say might be related to a fresh rivalry within AMISOM troop contributing countries.

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Ethiopian cabinet approves Continental Free Trade Deal

0 Visits: 286 | Sunday February 03, 2019 - 00:51:07
Adis Ababa (Horn Observer) Ethiopia Council of Ministers on Saturday approved the country's membership to the Africa Continental Free Trade Agreement known as AfCFTA, which aims to create the largest common market in the world.

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2 Ethiopian peacekeepers among 5 killed in Southern Somalia suicide attack

0 Visits: 281 | Saturday February 02, 2019 - 17:06:41
Bardhere (Horn Observer) Two Ethiopian soldiers were among five people killed in a suicide car bomb which targeted a security checkpoint in Baardheere town in Somalia's southwest region of Gedo Saturday, officials and witnesses said.

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Ethiopian Prime Minister attends a discussion on peaceful exchange of political thought

0 Visits: 384 | Saturday February 02, 2019 - 10:55:35
Addis Ababa (Horn Observer) - The Ethiopian prime Minister Dr. Abiy Ahmed is currently attending a discussion with competing political parties, officials said.

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Ethiopian military kills 35 Al-Shabab militants in Southern Somalia - reports

0 Visits: 361 | Wednesday January 30, 2019 - 23:48:30
Baidoa (Horn Observer) Ethiopian military said that its Air Force killed as many as 35 Al-Shabab militants in Southern Somalia, the Ethiopian State media reported.

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Somalia: A Briton survives an attempt on his life in Mogadishu prison

0 Visits: 479 | Monday January 28, 2019 - 07:48:31
Mogadishu (Horn Observer) A British man survived an attack by ISIL inmates inside the Mogadishu's central prison, security officials said.

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Press Release: IGAD - EU mediation team meet to share experience on best practices in Mediation

0 Visits: 306 | Sunday January 27, 2019 - 13:49:56
24-01-2019, Kampala, Uganda: The Intergovernmental Authority on Development (IGAD) Mediation and Support Unit (MSU) and the European Union Mediation Support Unit (EUMST) kick started a two-day Peer-to-Peer Experience Sharing and Transfer of Knowledge workshop this morning at Sheraton Hotel, Kampala

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