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More Than 20 African Countries Can Now Test For Coronavirus Disease

no responses. April 8, 2020 Modupe.aduloju

Covid-19: Ethiopia Declares State Of Emergency Over Rising Cases


Covid-19: Ethiopia Declares State Of Emergency Over Rising Cases

Ethiopia has declared a state of emergency in the country to help curb the spread of the coronavirus pandemic. Home to almost 110 million people, Ethiopia […]

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#COVID2019: South Africa Places Travel Ban On US, UK, China, Italy, Others

no responses. April 8, 2020 Modupe.aduloju

Covid-19: Over 10,000 Confirmed Cases In Africa


Covid-19: Over 10,000 Confirmed Cases In Africa

The World Health Organization (WHO) warned on Wednesday that the number of COVID-19 cases in Africa has now risen to more than 10,000, claiming more than […]

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no responses. March 24, 2020 KEVIN NWABUEZE

Ethiopia Shuts Land Borders To Fight Coronavirus


Ethiopia Shuts Land Borders To Fight Coronavirus

Report says, Ethiopia has shut its land borders to nearly all human traffic as part of efforts to curb the spread of the coronavirus. Africa’s second-most […]

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no responses. February 26, 2020 KEVIN NWABUEZE

Ethiopia To Free Political Prisoners ‘For The National Good’


Ethiopia To Free Political Prisoners ‘For The National Good’

Ethiopia said it would release dozens of high-profile prisoners from jail, including opposition activists held over an alleged coup and other high-ranking government critics. A spokesman […]

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#Coronavirus: WHO To Convene Global Research & Innovation Forum As New Transmission Hits 3722

no responses. February 7, 2020 Modupe.aduloju

#Coronavirus: WHO To Convene Global Research & Innovation Forum, As New Cases Hit 3722


#Coronavirus: WHO To Convene Global Research & Innovation Forum, As New Cases Hit 3722

As of 6 February 2020, 24363 (3893 new) confirmed cases have been reported in China and 191 (32 new) number of confirmed cases outside China in […]

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no responses. January 22, 2020 KEVIN NWABUEZE

Ethiopia Timkat Event: 10 Dead, 250 Others Injured


Ethiopia Timkat Event: 10 Dead, 250 Others Injured

Regional officials in Ethiopia on Tuesday confirmed 10 deaths and 250 people injured after a wooden platform collapsed during a religious event the day before. Thousands […]

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no responses. January 15, 2020 KEVIN NWABUEZE

Ethiopia Elections Body Sets August 16 As Tentative Date For 2020 Polls


Ethiopia Elections Body Sets August 16 As Tentative Date For 2020 Polls

The National Elections Board of Ethiopia, NEBE, has announced a tentative date for national elections. The outfit proposed that polls should be held August 16, 2020. A […]

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no responses. June 28, 2019 Enuwa Ochai

Ethiopian Customs To Seize Undeclared Foreign Currencies From Travellers


Ethiopian Customs To Seize Undeclared Foreign Currencies From Travellers

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs wishes to inform all Nigerian travellers that the Ethiopian Customs and Revenue Authority (ECRA) has recently stepped up seizure of foreign […]

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no responses. May 28, 2019 KEVIN NWABUEZE

Ethiopia Apologises For Map That Erases Somalia


Ethiopia Apologises For Map That Erases Somalia

Ethiopia’s foreign ministry has apologised after a map of Africa on its website incorporated neighbouring Somalia within its own borders. “We sincerely regret any confusion and […]

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Acute food insecurity ‘far too high’ UN agency warns, as 113 million go hungry

no responses. April 3, 2019 Modupe.aduloju

UN, EU Warn Of Food Crises Driven By Conflict And Climate-related Disasters


UN, EU Warn Of Food Crises Driven By Conflict And Climate-related Disasters

Acute food insecurity ‘far too high’ UN agency warns, as 113 million go hungry A new joint UN and European Union (EU) report released Tuesday, says […]

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no responses. March 11, 2019 Elizabeth David

Breaking: Ethiopian Airlines ‘Black Box Found’


Breaking: Ethiopian Airlines ‘Black Box Found’

A black box from the Ethiopian Airlines flight that crashed on Sunday has now been recovered by investigators. According to state media report, the crash happened […]

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Ethiopian Airlines CEO Lists Nationalities Involved In Crash

no responses. March 10, 2019 Modupe.aduloju

Ethiopia Declares National Mourning Day Following Plane Crash


Ethiopia Declares National Mourning Day Following Plane Crash

Following the crash of Ethiopian Airlines plane leading to the death of 157 people from 33 countries, Ethiopia parliament has declared tomorrow March 11 to be […]

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Ethiopian Airlines Boeing 737 Crashes On Way To Kenya

no responses. March 10, 2019 Modupe.aduloju

Ethiopian Airlines Boeing 737 Crashes On Way To Kenya


Ethiopian Airlines Boeing 737 Crashes On Way To Kenya

An Ethiopian Airlines Boeing 737 passenger jet has crashed on a flight from Addis Ababa to Nairobi in Kenya. The flight is believed to have had […]

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no responses. June 5, 2018 Enuwa Ochai

Crocodile Kills Pastor While Baptising Faithfuls


Crocodile Kills Pastor While Baptising Faithfuls

A protestant pastor was reportedly attacked and devoured by a crocodile at Lake Abaya in Ethiopia on Sunday while baptising members of his congregation. According to BBC, […]

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no responses. March 26, 2018 debby eselebor

Unilorin Female Basketball Team To Represent Nigeria In Ethiopia


Unilorin Female Basketball Team To Represent Nigeria In Ethiopia

The University of Ilorin’s female 3×3 Basketball team has been selected as one of the two female teams to represent Nigeria at the 9th African University […]

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no responses. February 16, 2018 Enuwa Ochai

Ethiopia PM Hailemariam Desalegn In Surprise Resignation


Ethiopia PM Hailemariam Desalegn In Surprise Resignation

Ethiopian Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn has resigned unexpectedly, saying he hoped to end years of unrest and political upheaval. In a televised address, he said his […]

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President Buhari with Former President Chief Olusegun Obasanjo with them are Minister of Aviation Hadi Sirika, Minister of Foreign Affairs Geoffrey Onyeama and Minister of Justice Abubakar Malami SAN during the Opening Ceremony of the 30th Ordinary Session of the Assembly of Heads of State and Government of the African Union in Ethiopia on 28th Jan 2018

no responses. January 28, 2018 Modupe.aduloju

Buhari Calls For Adoption Of Multifaceted Approach To Curb Terrorism


Buhari Calls For Adoption Of Multifaceted Approach To Curb Terrorism

President Muhammadu Buhari has emphasised the need to curb the flow of terrorism financing. Speaking at the meeting of the African Union Peace and Security Council […]

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Population.crowded

no responses. September 7, 2017 Modupe.aduloju

World Youth Population Projected To Reach 1.4 billion In 2050-  Population Reference Bureau


World Youth Population Projected To Reach 1.4 billion In 2050-  Population Reference Bureau

The world youth population (ages 15 to 24) is projected to rise to 1.4 billion in 2050 from 1.2 billion now but the youth share of […]

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no responses. July 11, 2017 Modupe.aduloju

95 Rebel Groups Surrender In Ethiopia


95 Rebel Groups Surrender In Ethiopia

A total of 95 Ethiopia rebel Groups surrendered to Ethiopian authorities over the weekend, Ethiopia’s state owned news medium, Ethiopian Broadcasting Corporation (EBC), reported on Monday. The […]

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no responses. July 3, 2017 Victoria Gaji

Acting President Osinbajo In Ethiopia For AU Summit


Acting President Osinbajo In Ethiopia For AU Summit

The Acting President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo, on Monday morning, left Abuja for Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, to participate in the 29th Ordinary Session of the Assembly of […]

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