Conference focuses on improving early grade reading

Kebour Ghenna

Addis Ababa, Ethiopia - A conference on the theme “Early Grade Reading: A grand challenge for quality education in Ethiopia, the role of public private partnership” was held on Friday June 27th at Siyonat Hotel.  It brought education leaders, policy makers, learning institutions, civil society organizations and non-governmental organizations (NGOs) together to discus sustainable actions to […]

1, 241 students graduate from Unity University

Addis Ababa, Ethiopia - 1, 241 students have graduated from Midroc Group’s Unity University in its 30th graduation ceremony in first degree, second degree, diploma, and certificate programs. During the graduation ceremony held at the Millennium Hall on Saturday August 31st, President of the University and Chief Executive of Midroc, Dr. Arega Yerdaw said that the […]

LG Electronics to Open Technical College


 New training program to focus on establishing practical links. Addis Ababa, Ethiopia - LG Electronics is opening a million dollar Technical & Vocational Education & Training (TVET) College in September 2013. The college will offer courses in Information Technology (IT); electronics; and television and cell phone maintenance. According to Yong Geun Choi, representative for LG’s Ethiopia […]

MTN to launch young women innovative award program

Happy-Girl Buthelezi (Photo:

Addis Ababa, Ethiopia - The renowned African mobile services operator, MTN Ethiopia, will launch prize awarding programs in partnership with Addis Ababa University (AAU) to promote and encourage young women’s inventions and business ideas. Happy-Girl Buthelezi, MTN country manager for Ethiopia, told The Reporter that in most scenarios, young girls are being involved in the ICT […]