House approves second national human rights action plan
The House of People's Representatives (HPR) on Tuesday (December 27) approved the second national human rights action plan. Tabled to the House by the Legal, Justice and Administrative Affairs Standing Committee, the amendment made its focus on civil, political, socio-economic, cultural, environmental and developmental rights. According to the Chairman of the Committee, Petros Woldesillasie, the newly included and amended human rights laws are believed to ensure the human and democratic rights of the people.
Ethiopian Prime Minister Hailemariam Dessalegne arrived in Kampala, Uganda to attend Nile Basin Initiative Summit Today (June 22, 2017)
Foreign Minister Dr Workneh Gebeyehu received the newly appointed Nigerian Ambassador to Ethiopia today (June 22, 2017)
Minister of Foreign Affairs Dr Workneh Gebeyehu received Copies of Credential of newly appointed Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Republic of Benin to Ethiopia Today (June 22, 2017)