Addis Abeba - After a four-day visit to Ethiopia, UNICEF Executive Director Catherine Russell called for a rapid scale-up of support to prevent a humanitarian disaster due to the drought in Ethiopia and the region.
The director stressed that the effect of the drought in
Photo: Professor Legesse Negash
By Teshome Hunduma (PhD)
Addis Abeba - On 9 April 2022, Professor Emeritus Legesse Negash, from Addis Abeba University proposed the evergreen native tree, Podocarpus falcatus (Zigba in Amharic; Birbirssa in Afaan Oromo), as Ethiopia’s National Tree. He shared his proposal
Oromo youth Protesters in Geedoo, central Oromia, in February 2021. Photo: Dabessa Gemelal
Ezekiel Gebissa @egebissa
Addis Abeba: On April 9, 2022, the Oromia Regional Government announced that it has launched a comprehensive campaign to eradicate the Oromo Liberation Army (OLA) within one month. The