Monday, October 19, 2020
Ethiopian Airlines signs partnership agreement with USAID

Ethiopian Airlines signs partnership agreement with USAID

PRESS-RELEASE Today, Ethiopian Airlines and the United States announced a new partnership agreement that will enable the nation’s flagship carrier to source locally grown produce...
Container ships wait to load and offload goods in port during a 21-day nationwide lockdown aimed at limiting the spread of coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in Cape Town, South Africa, April 17, 2020. (Reuters Photo)

Turkey, Africa seek stronger post-pandemic partnership

The Turkey-Africa Economy and Business Forum last week was the latest example showcasing the value Turkey attaches to countries across the continent and its...

Kenya

Ms Amina Mohamed, Kenya's candidate in the race to head the World Trade Organisation. File | Nation Media Group

Amina Mohamed gets EAC endorsement in WTO race

By: Daily Nation The East African Community (EAC) has officially endorsed the candidature of Kenya's Amina Mohamed in the race to head the World Trade...
A picture of Khat.PHOTO/Reuters

Somalia increases taxes on khat imports

Somalia has doubled taxes levied on the leafy stimulant khat which is mainly imported from Kenya and Ethiopia in what is going to further...

Ethiopia

Ethiopia distributes 96 billion Birr new currency notes

Ethiopia distributes 96 billion Birr new currency notes

By: New Business Ethiopia (NBE) The National Bank of Ethiopia said it has distributed over 96 billion Birr (about $2.6 billion) valued new currencies notes...
Ethiopian Airlines signs partnership agreement with USAID

Ethiopian Airlines signs partnership agreement with USAID

PRESS-RELEASE Today, Ethiopian Airlines and the United States announced a new partnership agreement that will enable the nation’s flagship carrier to source locally grown produce...

Somaliland

Somalia

Somalia is open for business” – Somali Petroleum Authority CEO joins panel of experts to discuss hydrocarbon investment

Somalia Petroleum Authority CEO Joins Panel Of Experts To Discuss Hydrocarbon...

The 90-minute session at AOW Virtual (7-8 October 2020) (https://bit.ly/341BxCA) was the first opportunity to hear directly from SPA CEO Ibrahim Ali Hussein, following the official licensing round announcement on...
Radio Kulmiye journalist, Abdullahi Kulmiye Addow's

Somalia: Radio Kulmiye journalist detained in an undisclosed location after interviewing...

MOGADISHU, Somalia 18 October 2020 – Somali Journalists Syndicate (SJS) and Somali Media Association (SOMA) vehemently condemn the raid on the prominent Radio Kulmiye journalist,...

Djibouti

British long-distance runner Mo Farah Named Djibouti Ports Ambassador

British long-distance runner Mo Farah Named Djibouti Ports Ambassador

By: MoDuale British long-distance runner Mo Farah has been appointed Ambassador of Djibouti Ports and Free Zones Authority. Farah was named ambassador on the day Djibouti...

Eritrea

Eritrean President Isaias Afewerki (R) is being welcomed by Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed (2nd R) at the Addis Ababa Bole International Airport ( FILE PHOTO - Anadolu Agency )

Eritrean President Isaias Afewerki arrives in Ethiopia to boost ties

Eritrean President Isaias Afewerki arrived in Ethiopia for a three-day official visit on Monday. Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed was at Jimma Airport to welcome...

Waafi telesom

Opinion

Editorial

SPORTS

Liverpool star Mohamed Salah saved homeless man being harassed by yobs...

By: The Sun Liverpool star Mohamed Salah's has been described as a "real-life hero" after stepping in to stop the abuse of a homeless man...