DrTedros Interview with his online supporters from Europe after his election as WHO Director - May 25, 2017
Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus: The Ethiopian politician who landed the WHO top job
(CNN)An African national has been voted to head the World Health Organization for the first time in the agency's history.
Ethiopian Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus was voted as the Director General of the World Health Organization after winning over 66% of the required votes defeating his closest challenger, UK's David Nabarro.
Sudan Bashir accuses Egypt of supporting Darfur rebel attack
May 23, 2017 (KHARTOUM) - The Sudanese President Omer al-Bashir Tuesday has accused Egypt of supporting the armed movements that recently entered Darfur from Libya and South Sudan.
On Friday, fierce clashes erupted in North and East Darfur between government forces and the Sudan Liberation Movement...Egypt supports Darfur rebel groups hoping to put pressure on Khartoum to stop its support for the Ethiopian government ...
Looking back on some of the positive reports on Ethiopia
Bereket Gebru 05-24-17 - Although it has been quite a few years now since Ethiopia started to receive rave reviews about its economic wonders from international organizations, media and non-state actors, the trend still feels...
Bereket Gebru 05-24-17
Various studies have shown Ethiopia to be among the least corrupt countries in Africa. The individual encounters people in Ethiopia have with corrupt practices are generally perceived ...
Ethiopia tipped to be top recipient of private equity
A UN report has tipped Ethiopia to be the biggest recipient of private equity in eastern Africa, beating Kenya thanks to its friendly business environment and favourable industrial policy.
Ethiopia has promoted the development of industrial parks...
DR Tedros Elected as the next Director-General of the World Health Organization
(Aigaforum) May 23, 2017 - The woyanay spirit is contagious. It is a spirit filled with a can do attitude. It was the same spirit that enabled seven of the young idealist from the TPLF to try the impossible! Dr Tedros Adhanom who has been an agent of change everywhere he was assigned is now WHO director! He was elected with the support of 133 countries vote!
W.H.O. Elects Ethiopias Tedros as New Director General
In the first election conducted under new, more open and democratic rules, Tedros Adhanom Gheybreysus of Ethiopia was elected director general of the World Health Organization on Tuesday.
A fossil find with real backbone
It may have taken 13 years to get her all cleaned up, but a toddler's fossil named Selam has finally be separated from the sandstone in which she was entombed.Selam, a name that means "peace" in the Amharic language of Ethiopia, was first found in Dikika, Ethiopia thirteen years ago by Zeresenay Alemseged
Boosting the manufacturing sector
Desta Hailu 05-23-17 -
It has now been close to two years, since the second Growth and Transformation Plan, GTP II started to be implemented. It can be said that, the works that have been planned and carried out within these time are going well.
Ethiopian Federal System: gains amidst challenges
Gemechu Tussa 05-23-17 -
Ethiopian Federalism has become one of the arguable issues. Some argue the federal system weakened the unison of the people and broaden jingoism and chauvinism among the people.
Eritrea Denies Targeting Ethiopia Dam as Egyptian Ties Deepen
Eritrean President Isaias Afwerki denied his countrys deepening relations with Egypt signify plans to disrupt neighboring Ethiopias construction of Africas biggest hydropower dam.
The claim by the Ethiopian regime that the relation between Eritrea and Egypt is targeting the millennium dam is unfounded, the Ministry of Information said ...
Ethiopias Example Shows the Way to a New Era in World Health
By Ariel Pablos-Méndez, MD, MPH - Historians will view the past 25 years as a truly golden era in global health. New resources and political leadership have led to unprecedented progress that has improved the health of billions of people worldwide. Sustained campaigns against killers like...
A health professionals from Albasar International a Saudi based organizations will perform life saving eye operation in Tigrai.
The professionals have performed similar operations in different regions in Ethiopia before. Tamrat Yemane sat with Memhir Yasin the organizer in Mekelle. The following is his reportage.......