Ethiopia Launches e-visa service to all international visitors

WVNTR – The Ethiopian Immigration and Nationality Affairs Main Department in collaboration with Ethiopian Airlines has launched an e-visa service for all international visitors to Ethiopia effective June 01, 2018. Though the e-visa service initially launched in June, 2017 was available for a limited number of countries, under the new initiative all international visitors will […]

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Ethiopia to allow all Africans to visit without visas “very soon” PM Abiy Ahmed says

Ethiopia’s new Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed at his swearing-in in Addis Ababa. STR/EPA WVNTR – (This is Africa) – Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed has revealed that the country will “very soon” follow Rwanda’s example allowing all Africans to travel to the country without visas. The policy will open up the east African country to […]

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Ethiopians Deported En Masse by Saudi Arabia Allege Abuses

Ethiopia migrant workers seeking jobs in Saudi Arabia are being turned back on March 16, 2012, in Haradh, a town in western Yemen near the site where the Saudi government is erecting a fence along the border. WVN – (VOANews) –  Undocumented Ethiopian migrants who are being forcibly deported from Saudi Arabia by the thousands […]

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Ethiopia unsettles Nigerians in transit over currency declaration

WVN – Nigeria’s Ambassador to Ethiopia, Mr. Bankole Adeoye, has advised Nigerians travelling to that country to adhere to its currency declaration law in order to avoid sanctions. Adeoye, who is also Nigeria’s Permanent Representative to the African Union (AU), gave the advice in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on Sunday […]

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