With the signing of the agreement, the parties in the conflict in Ethiopia’s northern region of Tigray have agreed on a “permanent cessation of hostilities” just more than a week after formal peace talks began in South Africa.
The spokesperson for the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Francisca Omayuli, said this in a statement on Thursday in Abuja.
The match, played at the Moshood Abiola National Stadium in Abuja, was the final round of the World Cup qualifier.
The unveiling event took place at a world press conference on Thursday May 26, 2022 at the AU Headquarters in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia.
The seminar cum training takes place from May 22 to 24 with the competition manager while the umpires’ training and examination will hold from May 25 to 28 at the Molade Okoya-Thomas Hall of Teslim Balogun Stadium.
The Coach Bankole Olowookere-tutored side defeated their hosts, Egypt’s U17 girls 2-0 in Cairo on Saturday night, with top scorer Opeyemi Ajakaiye opening the account in the 5th minute before Aminat Omowunmi Bello added a second nine minutes later at the Petrosports Stadium, for a 6-0 aggregate win for Nigeria.
The rains have failed in three consecutive years, prompting the driest conditions experienced in the region in 41 years.
The request is the height of the Governor’s investment tour who met with the Ethiopian Minister of Industry, Ato Melaku Alebal, in Addis Ababa.
The President arrived at the Presidential Wing of the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport Abuja around 3pm.
In a sideline meeting with the Prime Minister of Palestine, Mohammad Shtayyeh, at the ongoing African Union meetings, President Buhari said the country remains unwavering in supporting democracy, development and good governance, particularly in ensuring the rights of individuals and institutions.
Buhari established this Friday in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, while speaking at the virtual official presentation of the Country Review Report of Nigeria to the 31st Africa Peer Review Forum of the African Union.
Two aid workers on Monday confirmed the development to Reuters, citing local authorities and eyewitnesses.
Julio Tavares’s 45th minute goal was all Cape Verde needed to see off the East Africans in a Group A match at the continental showpiece which began on Sunday in Cameroon.
The country’s Ministry of Health as at Monday reported 11 new related deaths and 1,490 recoveries from the virus, bringing the national death and recovery counts to 6,969 and 356,997 respectively.
The 13-year-old singer was nominated for the AFRIMA award for her song: “God Will Make a Way.”
In his goodwill message at the inauguration ceremony of Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed for a second-five year term in office, the President pledged that Nigeria would continue to support the unity and territorial integrity of Ethiopia.
The grant, which is for a three-year research project (2021-2023) and funded by the UKRI, under the UKRI-GCRF ARUA Research Excellence Programme, is also for Addis Ababa University in Ethiopia.
Prof. Osinbajo stated this on Tuesday in Abuja where he was guest of honour at the National Dialogue Forum on the Girl-Child in Nigeria, themed “Towards A Girl-Friendly Nigeria” organized by the Women Arise for Change Initiative in collaboration with the African Child Policy Forum, Ethiopia.
Aliyu Dawobe, ICRC’s Public Relations Officer, made the revelation in a statement on Sunday in Abuja.
While reacting to the outcome of the elections as announced over the weekend, President Buhari told the Ethiopian leader: “On behalf of the Nigerian people, I send you and the people of Ethiopia our well wishes for your courage and commitment to the democratic process and urge you to continue with the good policies of your government that endeared you to the people.”