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Message from Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed on current situations in Tigray (July 14, 2021)

Through the recently declared unilateral humanitarian ceasefire, the Government of Ethiopia has shown to the world its good intentions for the wellbeing of the people of the Tigray Region. The Federal Government believed that the ceasefire would cease hostilities and give chances to farmers to employ the rainy season while the people get humanitarian assistance […]

Press Statement On the untimely adoption of a politically motivated resolution by the EU on the situation of human rights in Tigray (July 13, 2021)

The Government of the Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia expresses its disappointment at the resolution by the European Union on the situation of human rights in Tigray adopted at the 47th Session of the United Nations Human Rights Council. It is to be recalled that the Ethiopian Government has agreed to the deployment of the […]

Press Statement On resuming the trilateral AU-led negotiations on GERD (July 13, 20221)

The trilateral negotiations on the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD) between Ethiopia, Egypt and Sudan have been underway to reach an outcome on the first filling and annual operation of the GERD, as per the Declaration of Principles. It is regrettable, however, to witness that the progress of the negotiations has been dragged and politicized. […]

President Of Somalia Mohamed Farmaajo Congratulates PM Abiy On Election Victory (July 11, 2021)

President of Federal Republic of Somalia Mohamed Abdullahi Mohamed Farmaajo has congratulated Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed for winning the election. “I warmly congratulate PM Abiy Ahmed on regaining a strong mandate from the people of Ethiopia” President Farmaajo said. President Farmaajo further reiterated the commitment of Somalia to continue to work with the government of […]

Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed Congratulates Ethiopians Over Certified Election Results (July 11, 2021)

Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed has congratulated Ethiopians on the certified election results announced yesterday by the National Electoral Board of Ethiopia. Prosperity Party (PP) has won 410 seats in elections held in 436 constituencies out of 547 parliamentary seats. Some seats will remain vacant till elections are held in other parts of the country on […]

Electoral Board Of Ethiopia Is Announcing Final Results Of 6th General Elections (July 10, 2021)

National Electoral Board of Ethiopia is announcing final results of the 6th general elections in the presence of several stakeholders. Leaders of contending political parties, representatives of the international community and civic society organizations and influential public figures are attending the announcement ceremony. In her opening remarks, Chairperson of the Electoral Board, Birtukan Mideksa said […]

የምርጫው ውጤትን በማስመልከት፣ እንኳን ደስ አላችሁ! (July 10, 2021)

የተከበራችሁ ኢትዮጵያውያን እና ኢትዮጵያውያት ላለፈው ግማሽ ክፍለ ዘመናት፣ የሀገራችን ሕዝብ ዲሞክራሲያዊ በሆነ መንገድ በነጻ ፈቃዱ የመረጠው መንግሥት እንዲኖረው ብዙ ሙከራዎች ሲደረጉ ቢቆዩም፤ በተለያዩ ምክንያቶች ሲሰናከሉ ነበር። በሂደቱ አያሌ ተማሪዎችና ወጣቶች፣ ገበሬዎችና የቤት እመቤቶች፣ ምሁራንና መለዮ ለባሾች፣ መላው የሀገራችን ሕዝብ ከፍተኛ ዋጋ ከፍሏል። ካለፈ ልምዳችንና ባልተሳኩ ጉዞዎች ጠባሳ ሰበብ፣ የአሁኑም ምርጫ ዴሞክራሲያዊነቱ ተጠብቆ ባይጠናቀቅስ በሚል ስጋት፣ […]

Germany Commends Ethiopia’s Election Process As Transparent, Inclusive (July 10, 2021)

The Ambassador of Germany to Ethiopia, Stephan Auer, addressing the announcement of the verified electoral result of the sixth general elections, said the electoral process was transparent and inclusive in several aspects. Ambassador Stephan Auer appreciated mobilization of the people and voter turnout during the whole voting process and related activities. The participation of both […]

Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Demeke Mekonnen converse over the phone with the Minister of Foreign Affairs of Malawi (July 9, 2021)

Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs of Ethiopia, H.E. Demeke Mekonnen had a telephone conversation today (July 09) with the Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Malawi, Hon Eisenhower Mkaka. The Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister said Ethiopia and Malawi have a long history of diplomatic relations which further needs […]