ROMAN SOLDIERS AT MESQEL

During the Demera celebration, a prominent feature of the Mesqel holiday, held on its namesake, Mesqel Square, last Monday, there were some attendants that showed up wearing costumes of Roman soldiers from nearly two millennia ago.


ROMAN SOLDIERS AT MESQEL

During the Demera celebration, a prominent feature of the Mesqel holiday, held on its namesake, Mesqel Square, last Monday, there were some attendants that showed up wearing costumes of Roman soldiers from nearly two millennia ago. The costumes are of amateur design and were supposed to be a call back to the history of the Mesqel celebration, which commemorates the discovery of the True Cross by Roman Empress Helena according to Christian religion lore.


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STREET GROOMING

In Qera, on the new road under construction, the streets are being washed by a crew from a Chinese construction company to clear them of rubbish. At the same time, the road separator is undergoing greening work, with some plants already planted. ...


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PAnEllIng CSO

Ergogie Tesfaye (Phd) (left), minister of Women & social Affairs, gedion Timothewos (centre), Justice minister, and lia Tadesse, health minster, head to the meeting hall of the hilton hotel for the opening of the CsOs Week 2022 programme on June 30, 2022. To be held until July 2, 2022, it included panel discussions on putting local actors at the centre of aid access, gender and peace building. ...


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CAREER EXPO

Participants visit a booth during a career expo being held at an Addis Abeba university campus, among five other universities, on July 1, 2022. hosted by dereja, a career development company, with the Ministry of labour & skills and the Mastercard Foundation, the expos will be held between June and August 2022 with the aim of helping young graduates connect and network with employers. ...