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Famine declared in parts of South Sudan

Famine has been declared in in parts of Unity State in the northern-central part of South Sudan, and UN agencies warned on Monday(February 20) that war and a collapsing economy have left 100,000 people facing starvation.

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AMISOM to help construct military training facility for the Somali National Army

The Force Commander of the AMISOM, Lt. General Osman Noor Soubagleh on Sunday (February 19) led a delegation of senior military officials to South West State to identify a suitable location for constructing a training facility for the Somali National Army.

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Somalia’s President Mohamed Abdullahi aims to defeat Al-Shabaab in the next two years

President Mohamed has called on AMISOM to speed up operations against Al-Shabaab.

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Dr. Workneh lauds the peaceful transition of power in Somalia

Minister of Foreign Affairs, Dr. Workneh Gebeyehu , addressing the meeting on “Building Security in a post- conflict country: Beyond Guys and Guns in Somalia”, a key side -event at the Munich Security Conference, today (February 19, 2017) has taken note of the recent presidential election in Somalia and lauded the peaceful transition of power in the country.

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Dr. Workneh holds talks with EU’s High Representative for Foreign Affairs, Ms. Federica Mogherini

Foreign Minister Dr. Workneh Gebeyehu held talks with High Representative of the European Union for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy and Vice- President of the European Commission, Ms. Federica Mogherini, today (February 18, 2017) on the margins of the 53rd Munich security conference, now underway in Munich, Germany.

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Dr. Workneh meets with UK Secretary of State, Boris Johnson

Minister of Foreign Affairs, Dr. Workneh Gebeyehu conferred with his British counterpart, Mr. Boris Johnson on Friday (February 17, 2017) on the margins of the Munich security conference in Germany.

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Minister Workneh held talks with German company representatives

oreign Minister Dr. Workneh Gebeyehu met and discussed investment opportunities in Ethiopia with major German companies at the Bavarian Ministry of Trade in Munich on Friday, February 17, 2017.

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Dr. Aklilu meets with representatives of Globeleq

State Minister for Foreign Affairs, Dr. Aklilu Hailemichael met with representatives of Globeleq Friday (February 17, 2017), during which he appreciated the company’s ambition to boost power generation in Africa generally and in Ethiopia more particularly.

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Dr. Workineh arrives in Munich-Germany to attend the 53rd Munich Security Conference

Minister of Foreign Affairs of Ethiopia, Dr.Workneh Gebeyehu, arrived in Munich - Germany to attend the 53rd Munich Security Conference (MSC), which is scheduled for February 17 to 19, 2017.

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MFA offers its deepest condolences on the passing away of Dr. Richard Pankhurst

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs would like to offer its deepest condolences on the passing away of Dr. Richard Pankhurst in his ninetieth year.

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