ETHIOPIE | ETHIOPIA

05-Oct-2020 to 16:24

Ethiopian football: Five national team players test positive for COVID-19

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — Five key players of the Ethiopian national football team have tested positive for COVID-19 ahead of an African Cup of Nations qualifier against Niger, a sport official disclosed on Monday.

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05-Oct-2020 to 11:07

Ethiopia’s Shura Kitata wins 2020 London Marathon

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — Ethiopia’s Shura Kitata won the 2020 London Marathon, finishing the race in a time of 2:05:41. Another Ethiopian, Sisay Lemma, became third.

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03-Oct-2020 to 17:34

Ethiopian police arrest alleged dollar counterfeiter

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — An alleged Cameroonian has been caught red-handed by the police in Ethiopia’s capital Addis Ababa while printing counterfeit US dollars, a law enforcement official said.

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03-Oct-2020 to 17:29

Ethiopia to vaccinate seven million children against polio

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — Ethiopia is set to launch an anti-polio campaign as of next Wednesday in the country’s 47 zones of Oromia, Somali, SNNP and Harrai regional states and two major cities.

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02-Oct-2020 to 17:51

Thousands of Ethiopians face life-threatening conditions in Saudi detention cent...

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — Ethiopia on Friday said it is working hard to repatriate its citizens from Saudi Arabia where its citizens reportedly are enduring “unimaginable cruelty” in detention centers.

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02-Oct-2020 to 17:49

Ethiopian Airlines to cover passengers insurance costs related to COVID-19

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — Ethiopian Airlines said that it will cover the medical insurance including repatriation, evacuation and quarantine costs related to COVID-19 as of 01st of October 2020 until 31st of March 2021.

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02-Oct-2020 to 17:45

Ethiopia gets $400m World Bank grant to alleviate poverty

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — The World Bank Group’s Board of Executive Directors approved a $400 million grant from the International Development Association to Ethiopia,

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