Tag Archives: Ethiopia

95 Rebel Groups Surrender in Ethiopia

A total of 95 Ethiopian rebels surrendered to Ethiopian authorities over the weekend, Ethiopia’s state owned broadcaster Ethiopian Broadcasting Corporation (EBC) reported on Monday. The EBC said the rebels are members of an ethnic rebel group Benishangul Gumuz Liberation Movement (BGLM) operating in Ethiopia’s border regions adjoining Eritrea and Sudan. Ethiopia alleged BGLM and other…

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Obama Ends Visit To Africa, Warns Africa Leaders Refusing To Step Down At AU

US President Barack Obama has ended his visit to Africa by warning the continent will not advance if its leaders refuse to step down when their terms end. He specifically mentioned Burundi, whose president Pierre Nkurunziza has controversially been re-elected for a third term. “Nobody should be president for life,” Mr Obama said. He was…

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Obama Discusses Terrorism & Human Rights At Press Conference In Ethiopia

President Barack Obama says he is proud to be the first U.S. president to visit Ethiopia and that his trip underscores the importance the United States places on Ethiopia and all of Africa. He spoke in Addis Ababa at a joint press appearance with Ethiopian Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn after their talks Monday. Obama said…

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Obama Begins Ethiopia 2-Day Visit, After 4 Days In Kenya

US President Barack Obama has landed in Ethiopia, beginning a two-day stay and becoming the first American leader to visit the country. Air Force One touched down at Addis Ababa’s international airportyesterday 26th July after a short flight north from the Kenyan capital Nairobi, with the president greeted on the tarmac by Ethiopian Prime Minister…

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A New Nigeria Is Emerging – Osinbajo, On Recent Trip To Addis Ababa

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo said on Tuesday that a new Nigeria is emerging but it will require the commitment of all Nigerians. He stated this during an interactive session he held with Nigerians based in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia Tuesday night. The Vice President was in Ethiopia for the 3rd international conference on Financing for Development…

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Saturday Fashion News Round Up! Wana Sambo Wins At GAFW, Liya Kebede & Honoured

Hello Fashion lovers, your weekly &#39Saturday Fashion News Roundup&#39 from OnoBello.com is here to dish out hot news around the world in fashion, so sit tight and read on. It&#39s the perfect way to get your weekend going. Nigerian Fashion Brand, Wana Sambo Wins Ready To Wear Brand Of The Year At Glitz Africa Fashion…

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Hot Topics Of The Day!

We deliver the most recent information on top stories in politics, sports, current affairs, foreign news and more in this segment. After about three years of attacks on security formations, public and worship places,   the Jamaatul Ahjlil Sunna lidawati wal Jihad otherwise known as Boko Haram, on Monday agreed to cease fire. A former Minister…

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Lem Lem, Koshie, Kofi Ansah, Tiffany Amber, LDA, Le Collanedi Betta & More… All Discovered In Africa By Vogue Italia exclusively On Yoox.com

  On the 4th of may 2012, Vogue Italia and yoox.com&#39s project (Discovered in Africa by Vogue Italia exclusively on yoox.com) came live and opened for everyone to shop from the beautiful collections by clicking away on yoox.com. The 10 African designers selected by Franca Sozanni, Editor-in-Chief of Vogue Italia are: LemLem, Koshie .O., Kofi…

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