Debretsion Gebremichael (PhD), vice president of Tigray Regional State
Addis Abeba, March 26/2020 - The Council of Tigray Regional State announced region-wide state of emergency to prevent the possible spread of #COVID19, Tigray Mass Media Agency reported.
Today's announcement comes a day after the
NEBE Chairperson Birtukan Mideksa (Image: Addis Standard archive)
Bileh Jelan @BilehJelan
Addis Abeba, March 25/2020 - Uncertainty surrounds Ethiopia's 2020 general election as the country steps up its efforts to contain COVID-19 and the national electoral board faces delays in some of its operations.
Sources close to
The Ethiopian team of physicians deployed to provide medical care to COVID-19 patients at Yeka Kotebe Hospital, a hospital with some 500 beds and is located in the capital Addis Abeba. The Ethiopian team comprises of 22 medical doctors and 150 nurses, as was reported