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Aide to D.C. mayor dies from coronavirus

Aide to D.C. mayor dies from coronavirus

By Sophie Kaplan – The Washington Times Friday, March 27, 2020 A top aide to D.C. Mayor…

Abiy Appoints New Ambassador to Eritrea

Abiy Appoints New Ambassador to Eritrea

27 Mar 2020 – (EP) The Government of Ethiopia announced today its Eritrea envoy in…

Coronavirus Pandemic the Case of Politics Overriding Humanity

Coronavirus Pandemic the Case of Politics Overriding Humanity

By Zerihun Gudeta Alemu, March 24, 2020 The Coronavirus is spreading like wildfire becoming a…

Ethiopia Sustains Reforms to Spur Growth and Boost Investment Climate and the Finance Sector

Ethiopia Sustains Reforms to Spur Growth and Boost Investment Climate and the Finance Sector

The World Bank WASHINGTON, March 19, 2020— The World Bank’s Board of Executive Directors today approved…

As it happened: Coronavirus deaths pass 20,000

As it happened: Coronavirus deaths pass 20,000

We are pausing our live coverage We’re pausing our live coverage for now, but we’ll…

Ethiopia: Parents fear for missing Amhara students as universities close over Covid-19

Ethiopia: Parents fear for missing Amhara students as universities close over Covid-19

Amnesty International 25 March 2020, As universities across Ethiopia close to avert spread of the…

Ethiopia: Parents fear for missing Amhara students as universities close over Covid-19

Ethiopia: Parents fear for missing Amhara students as universities close over Covid-19

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL PRESS RELEASE 25 March 2020 Spokespersons available to take media interviews As universities…

Authorities in Mozambique Find 64 Migrants Dead in Truck

Authorities in Mozambique Find 64 Migrants Dead in Truck

More than 60 undocumented migrants believed to be Ethiopians have been found dead in a…

Prof. Mammo’s interview on the 124 Adwa Great African Victory and the Grand Nile River Renaissance Dam

Prof. Mammo’s interview on the 124 Adwa Great African Victory and the Grand Nile River Renaissance Dam

Prof. Mammo’s interview on the 124 Adwa Great African Victory and the Grand Nile River…

New York Priest Blesses Entire City by Dropping Holy Water From a Plane

New York Priest Blesses Entire City by Dropping Holy Water From a Plane

By uCatholic  March 24, 2020 Last Thursday, Father Juan Benitez blessed the city of Rochester…

Way forward to the COVID -19 Pandemic – Rounds of Anti-Virus Wars

Way forward to the COVID -19 Pandemic – Rounds of Anti-Virus Wars

by Melaku G Woldeselassie I listened to the press conference given by the World Health…

Ethiopia orders civil servants to stay at home

Ethiopia orders civil servants to stay at home

 March 24, 2020 In an attempt to stop the spread of coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, The…

Eritrea banned crowd of more than 10 people at social events

Eritrea banned crowd of more than 10 people at social events

Eritrea banned crowd of more than 10 people at social events (funerals, weddings, mourning, baptism…

Coronavirus: Egypt’s Sisi ‘quarantined’ after contact with top soldier killed by virus

Coronavirus: Egypt’s Sisi ‘quarantined’ after contact with top soldier killed by virus

President’s first public appearance in weeks on Saturday followed 14 days in isolation with family…

World Economic Forum Convenes Global Business for COVID Action Platform

World Economic Forum Convenes Global Business for COVID Action Platform

The World Economic Forum on Wednesday announced the creation of the COVID Action Platform The…

Few Homeless Off California’s Streets As Virus Spreads

Few Homeless Off California’s Streets As Virus Spreads

By Stefanie Dazio and Kathleen Ronayne • Published March 22, 2020 • Updated on March 22, 2020  Homeless people in…

Ethiopia closes land border

Ethiopia closes land border

Comunication from Safeway travel and tours indicated that Ethiopia has closed it’s land borders from…

German Chancellor Angela Merkel Goes Into Self-Isolation

German Chancellor Angela Merkel Goes Into Self-Isolation

German Chancellor Angela Merkel has put herself under self-quarantine after learning that her doctor who…

Sen. Rand Paul, R-Ky., on Sunday became the first known senator to test positive for COVID-19.

Sen. Rand Paul, R-Ky., on Sunday became the first known senator to test positive for COVID-19.

By Allan Smith Sen. Rand Paul, R-Ky., on Sunday became the first known senator to test positive for…

Ethiopia – ESAT Amharic News Saturday 21 March 2020

Ethiopia – ESAT Amharic News Saturday 21 March 2020

Ethiopia – ESAT Amharic News Saturday 21 March 2020  …

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Aide to D.C. mayor dies from coronavirus

By Sophie Kaplan – The Washington Times Friday, March 27, 2020 A top aide to D.C. Mayor Muriel Bowser has died from the coronavirus, she announced Friday. George Valentine, the deputy director of the Mayor’s Office of Legal Counsel, died Friday morning of COVID-19, the disease caused by the coronavirus, after being admitted to the hospital Wednesday,…

Aide to D.C. mayor dies from coronavirus

Abiy’s Apology and Ethiopian Political Culture

by Prof. Messay Kebede Reacting to PM Abiy’s recent harsh and indiscriminate detraction of African and, specifically, of Ethiopian intellectuals, comments were quick to flow that, not only contested the criticisms, but more seriously exposed their dangerous implications, the most glaring of them being that the debasement of intellectuals is usually the mark of a…

Abiy’s Apology and Ethiopian Political Culture

Commentary response to article: The Nile Conflict: Compensation rather Than Mediation

How Europeans Can Lead an Alternative Way Forward? By Ethiopian International Professional Support for Abbay (EIPSA) This commentary is a response by Ethiopian International Professional Support for Abbay (EIPSA) to the article, “The Nile Conflict: Compensation rather Than Mediation, How Europeans Can Lead an Alternative Way Forward” by Tobias von Lossow, Luca Miehe and Stephan Roll…

Commentary response to article: The Nile Conflict: Compensation rather Than Mediation

Ethiopia – ESAT Drama – በቅዳሜ “ና” እሁድ ክፍል 2 – Feb 22,2020

Ethiopia – ESAT Drama – በቅዳሜ “ና” እሁድ ክፍል 2 – Feb 22,2020…

Ethiopia – ESAT Drama – በቅዳሜ “ና” እሁድ ክፍል 2 – Feb 22,2020

Ethiopia’s Legese wins coronavirus-impacted Tokyo Marathon

TOKYO (Reuters) Ethiopian Birhanu Legese won the Tokyo Marathon for the second year in a row on Sunday, racing to victory in two hours, four minutes and 15 seconds along often empty streets in the Japanese capital. Locals were strongly discouraged from lining the route because of the coronavirus outbreak, and the race was restricted…

Ethiopia’s Legese wins coronavirus-impacted Tokyo Marathon

Health

World Economic Forum Convenes Global Business for COVID Action Platform

World Economic Forum Convenes Global Business for COVID Action Platform

The World Economic Forum on Wednesday announced the creation of the COVID Action Platform The global platform, the first of its kind, aims to convene the business community for collective action, protect people’s livelihoods and facilitate business continuity, and mobilize…

Few Homeless Off California’s Streets As Virus Spreads

Few Homeless Off California’s Streets As Virus Spreads

By Stefanie Dazio and Kathleen Ronayne • Published March 22, 2020 • Updated on March 22, 2020  Homeless people in…

The corona virus is a very serious challenge to Ethiopians as it is to millions of Africans

The corona virus is a very serious challenge to Ethiopians as it is to millions of Africans

This is essential reading for all. The corona virus is a very serious challenge to…

Symptoms of Coronavirus Disease 2019 – CDC

Symptoms of Coronavirus Disease 2019 – CDC

Symptoms Watch for symptoms Reported illnesses have ranged from mild symptoms to severe illness and…

Sport

The Vitality Big Half 2020: Kenenisa Bekele breaks Mo Farah’s course record

The Vitality Big Half 2020: Kenenisa Bekele breaks Mo Farah’s course record

Ethiopia’s Kenenisa Bekele broke Mo Farah’s course record in the men’s Vitality Big Half race…

Ethiopian runner Abadi Hadis dies at age 22

Ethiopian runner Abadi Hadis dies at age 22

Abadi Hadis, the bronze medalist in the 2017 world cross-country championships, died Tuesday. Ethiopian news…

DEKSISA, DEGEFA LEAD ELITE FIELD FOR 2020 STANDARD CHARTERED DUBAI MARATHON

DEKSISA, DEGEFA LEAD ELITE FIELD FOR 2020 STANDARD  CHARTERED DUBAI MARATHON

Dubai (UAE): Ethiopian duo Soloman Deksisa and Worknesh Degefa will spearhead a strong elite field…

Ethiopia’s Legese wins coronavirus-impacted Tokyo Marathon

Ethiopia’s Legese wins coronavirus-impacted Tokyo Marathon

TOKYO (Reuters) Ethiopian Birhanu Legese won the Tokyo Marathon for the second year in a row on Sunday, racing to victory in two hours, four minutes and 15 seconds along often empty streets in the Japanese capital. Locals were strongly…

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