Daily Archives: September 11, 2020

Ethiopians Celebrating 2013 New Year

Addis Ababa : Ethiopians across the country are celebrating the New Year, also known as Enkutatash. Enkutatash 2013 falls on Friday, September 11, 2020, beginning of the New Year in Ethiopia. Unlike the rest of the world, Ethiopia rings in its New Year, Enkutatash, on September 11, due to its unique calendar composed of 13 Months.

Some 147 Ethiopians Repatriated from Saudi Arabia

Addis Ababa : Some 147 Ethiopians living in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia repatriated home on Thursday, Ministry of Foreign Affairs said. The returnees were under dire conditions in Riyadh, it was indicated. It is to be recalled that the government of Ethiopia has repatriated more than 400,000 citizens from Saudi Arabia over the past three years.

PM Abiy Serves Meal for 500 Citizens as the New Year Celebrates

Addis Abeba  : Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed and First Lady Zinash Tayachew have served repast for 500 elders and disabled people as celebrating the dawn of the Ethiopian New Year-2013. Praising one of the foundations which have been working on needy people , Abiy said it is a great work that Deborah Foundation are doing

Former U.S. Assist Sec of State Lambastes Suspension of Assistance, Urges USA to Mend Ways ion to Mend its Ways

Addis Abeba  : The Trump administration’s decision to suspend and delay development assistance to Ethiopia over the filling of the new Grand Renaissance Dam (GERD) is misguided, shortsighted, and will undermine Washington’s relations and influence in one of Africa’s most significant states, the former U.S. Assistant Secretary of State for Africa Ambassador Johnnie Carson said.