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Addis Standard Staff  Addis Abeba, May 12, 2021 – The communication bureau of Kellem Wollega zone of the Oromia regional state yesterday posted on its Facebook page a message announcing that the city’s security forces have “captured and taken measures” on “a member of ‘Abba Torbe’,” a name associated with an …

By Bileh Jelan @BilehJelan  Addis Abeba, May 11, 2021 – The organizers of the ‘Grand Ethiopian Street Iftar 2021’, an event that was originally scheduled to take place on Sunday May 9, 2021 and was violently dispersed by security forces, announced on social media that the event will be held …

Addis Abeba, May 11/2021 – The Government of Canada has contributed USD$ 2.2 million to the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO)’s program safeguarding livelihoods affected by COVID-19 and desert locusts in Ethiopia. FAO is implementing the 18-months “Support vulnerable communities in Afar and Somali regions to mitigate the negative impacts …