Today, as ever, the spirit of Adwa inspires us – reminding us of our courage in the face of unprecedented hostility and our unity in the fight for our independence. On Adwa Day 2018, we summon this spirit once again to unite Ethiopia in our battles against poverty and in pursuit of democracy and development.
28 Feb 2018
Rekindling the Spirit of Adwa
Full remarks by Ethiopian Ambassador to the United Kingdom, H.E. Dr Hailemichael Aberra Afework, at the 12th Nile Day celebrations in London.
26 Feb 2018
Remarks H.E. Dr Hailemichael Aberra Afework at the 12th Nile Day celebrations in London
On 22 February, the Embassy hosted Ambassadors, High Commissioners and Diplomats from Nile Basin countries to celebrate the 12th Nile Day in London for the first time under the theme “The Nile – Shared River, Collective Action".
26 Feb 2018
Nile Day commemorated in London for the first time
Editorial by Ethiopia's Minister of Water, Irrigation and Electricity, H.E. Dr. Eng. Seleshi Bekele, on Nile Day 2018. Ethiopia is hosting the 2018 Regional Nile Day celebrations in commemoration of the establishment of the Nile Basin Initiative (NBI).
22 Feb 2018
The Nile: Shared River, Collective Action
Ethiopia will host the Regional Nile Day event on February 22, 2018 for the third time. Nile Day is an annual event held to commemorate the establishment of the Nile Basin Initiative (NBI) in 1999.
21 Feb 2018
Ethiopia to host Nile Day 2018 celebrations
Foreign Minister Dr. Workneh Gebeyehu briefed the Diplomatic Community on the current situation in Ethiopia. He assured them that “the Government is undertaking reforms and concrete measures in a bid to move the country forward in terms of ensuring sustainable peace, national security, and widening of the political space.”
20 Feb 2018
Dr. Workneh briefs Diplomatic Community on the current situation in Ethiopia
A six-month State of Emergency has been declared, effective from Friday 16th February 2018, to protect the constitution and constitutional order. Further details of the decree will be announced by the Command Post in due course.
19 Feb 2018
State of Emergency Declared
Full statement by H.E. Hailemariam Desalegn on his resignation.
15 Feb 2018
Statement by the Prime Minister of the Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia, H.E Hailemariam Dessalegn