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A signing ceremony of Sister City Agreement between Addis Ababa and Washington, DC took place to-day, when Mayor Diriba Kuma of Addis Ababa and Mayor Vincent Gray of Washington D.C. inked their signatures heralding of the coming into effect of an all-round cooperation and partnership between the two Metropolises.
A fresh outbreak of violence between communities in northern Kenya's Moyale area in Marsabit County - has displaced tens of thousands and led the government to take the almost unprecedented step of deploying its troops domestically in an effort to quell the unrest.
WAM ADDIS ABABA, 11th December, 2013 -- The new President of Ethiopia, Dr. Mulatu Teshome, received at the National Palace in Addis Ababa, the U.A.E. Ambassador to Ethiopia, Dr. Youssef Issa Hassan Al Sabri and Permanent Representative to the African Union.
This image made on a government-organized media tour for local journalists shows people returning to the western town of Nabek, which Syrian troops took full control of a day earlier after taking the nearby highway that links the capital, Damascus, with the central city of Homs, Tuesday, Dec. 10, 2013.
Addis Ababa, 11 December 2013 - Members of the East Coast Impact Angel Network agreed to invest into METAD, an Ethiopian specialty coffee company in October 2013.
The relationship between Eritrea and Ethiopia is arguably the most important and volatile in East Africa.
Ambassador Seyoum Mesfin,accompanied by diplomats from the Ethiopian Embassy in Beijing, laid a wreath and signed the Book of Condolences yesterday, opened at the South African Embassy in Beijing to honor Nelson Mandela, the country's first democratically elected president and antiapartheid leader, who died last Thursday aged 95. On his condolence ... (more)
The Inscription of Meskel on the Representative List of the Intangible Cultural Heritages of Humanity by UNESCO at its 8th Conference of intangible cultural heritages in Baku, Azerbaijan, is a success story and a turning point for Ethiopia that could enhance the visibility of intangible cultural heritage and promote inter-cultural dialogue among ... (more)
Addis Ababa, 10 December 2013 - Prime Minister Hailemariam Dessalegn here Monday held talks with United Nations Secretary General's Special Advocate for Inclusive Finance for Development Queen Maxima of the Netherlands on financial inclusion.
Addis Ababa, 10 December 2013 - Bradford University in the UK has conferred an Honorary Doctorate Degree of Education on Demeke Mekonnen, Deputy Prime Minister of the Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia.
Yekokeb Berhan is a program trying to help half a million highly vulnerable children in Ethiopia.
The Ministry of Health has announced that it is finalizing a draft of the country's first law to regulate and control the hazardous effects of tobacco among its citizens.
Sudanese Water Resources and Electricity Muattaz Musa Abdallah Salim speaks to the press as Egyptian Water Minister Mohamed Abdul Muttalib and Ethiopian Water Minister Alemayehu Tegenu listen on in Khartum, on December 9, 2013.
Ana Gomes is coordinator and spokesperson of the foreign affairs committee for her political group, the Social-Democrat.
Close to 150 Chinese private and, most predominantly, government-owned or controlled companies have been in Addis Ababa's Millennium Hall since Thursday, to demonstrate how interested the Chinese government is in relocating most labor-intensive companies into Africa, where comparative advantage prevails.
Three long wounds where the machete struck run along the skull of 20-year old Abdi Isse, one of scores wounded in a week of ethnic violence in Kenya's remote north.