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New Sheriff at Save the Children Ethiopia

As Save the Children Ethiopia is bidding farewell to its longtime country director, John Graham, a new one is set to be introduced next week at Hilton Hotel. Ekin Ogutogullari, a native of Turkey is to be the next country director of one of the familiar aid organizations in Ethiopia.

Mapping agency awaits reestablishment

Agency says labor turnover crippled operations Established some 70 years ago with the help of the US government, the Ethiopian Mapping Agency (EMA) has requested the Government of Ethiopia for the reestablishment of the Agency and go in line with the fast-changing global geospatial environment.

Juventus property case reaches Prime Minister

Prime Minister Hailemariam Dessalegn has received an urgent request for assistance to help solve a long impasse between the heirs of Fitawrari Teshome Birru and Juventus Italian Sports Club over a 10,000sqm property near Meskel Square.

Addis hosts space confab

By Wagaye Berhanu The Fourth Middle East and Africa Regional IAU (International Astronomical Union) Meeting (MEARIM IV) was held at the Jupiter Hotel from May 22 to 25, 2017 with the theme, “Exploring Our Universe for the Benefit of Humankind”.

Tedros at the helm

The World Health Organization (WHO) broke precedent this week when it elected its new director-general.


An African national has been voted to head the World Health Organization (WHO) for the first time in the agency's history.