Trump says U.S will send ventilators to Ethiopia

Trump says U.S will send ventilators to Ethiopia

President Trump said he spoke to Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed who expressed that Ethiopia is in need of ventilators to fight the Coronavirus pandemic. In a twitter message, Trump said “The... Read more »
Ethiopia declares state of emergency to curb spread of COVID-19

Ethiopia declares state of emergency to curb spread of COVID-19

ADDIS ABABA (Reuters) – Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed on Wednesday declared a state of emergency in the country to help curb the spread of the new coronavirus, his office said on... Read more »
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Ethiopia using traditional medicine to fight COVID-19

Ethiopia has been coordinating the distribution of Jack Ma`s gift of essential supplies across the continent. The country is also looking to tap into the capability of traditional medicines to tackle COVID-19.... Read more »
Ethiopia races to bolster ventilator stockpile for coronavirus fight

Ethiopia races to bolster ventilator stockpile for coronavirus fight

Addis Ababa (AFP) – In four years as a doctor in Ethiopia, Rediet Libanos has used a mechanical ventilator just once: on a patient who suffered a haemorrhagic stroke a few months... Read more »
Coronavirus supplies donated by Alibaba's Ma arrive in Ethiopia

Coronavirus supplies donated by Alibaba’s Ma arrive in Ethiopia

ADDIS ABABA (Reuters) – A first planeload of protective and medical equipment donated to Africa by Chinese billionaire and Alibaba co-founder Jack Ma to help it fight the coronavirus arrived in the... Read more »
Grief in Ethiopia as Catherine Hamlin, 96, Dies

Grief in Ethiopia as Catherine Hamlin, 96, Dies

By Abdi Latif Dahir NY Times – Dr. Catherine Hamlin, an Australian obstetrician and gynecologist who devoted her life to treating Ethiopian women with a devastating childbearing injury and helped develop pioneering techniques... Read more »
Ethiopian Airlines keeps flights to China open despite coronavirus

Ethiopia confirms first case of Coronavirus

Africa had so far largely been spared the rapid spread of COVID-19, which has infected at least 127,000 and killed 4,700 worldwide. Most of Africa’s reported cases were foreigners or people who... Read more »
Ethiopia Sweeps Paris Marathon As Calvin Smashes French Record

Ethiopia lays cornerstone for first-of-its- kind Cardiac Center in the country

Ethiopia’s Health Minister Dr. Amir Aman and the Netherlands Ambassador Bengt van Loosdrech laid the cornerstone for a state of the art cardiac center to be built in the country. The cardiac... Read more »
Ethiopia Sweeps Paris Marathon As Calvin Smashes French Record

Ethiopia bans alcohol advertisements | AddisNews.net

Ethiopia’s government has banned alcoholic beverage advertisementsWednesday to promote healthy living, according to the nation’s healthminister. Amir Aman told reporters the ban came as part of a healthy lifestyle work initiated in... Read more »