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  1. Ethiopia’s Tedros elected new WHO chief

    Blogs.tribune.com.pk - World 05.24 / 13:43 blogs.tribune.com.pk
    Former Ethiopian health minister beat David Nabarro and Sania Nishtar in the race to lead the UN public health body The post Ethiopia’s Tedros elected new WHO chief appeared first on The Express…
  2. Ethiopia celebrates first African leader of the World Health Organization

    Dw.com - Business 05.24 / 12:46 dw.com
    Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus hopes to expand healthcare access for the world's poor. But his tenure as former Ethiopian health minister has not been without…
  3. Ethiopia's Tedros wins WHO race, first African to get top job

    English.vietnamnet.vn - World 05.24 / 09:46 english.vietnamnet.vn
    Ethiopia's Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus won the race to be the next head of the World Health Organisation (WHO) on Tuesday, becoming the first African to lead the United Nations…
  4. Dr. Tedros of Ethiopia Elected as the First African Director-General of WHO

    Ethiogrio.com - TV&Movies 05.24 / 09:22 ethiogrio.com
    Dr. Tedros Adhanom of Ethiopia has been elected as the new Director-General of the World Health Organization, beating the British candidate David Nabarro,  in the t…
  5. Ethiopia: ERA Concluded 6 Projects

    Ethiogrio.com - TV&Movies 05.24 / 09:22 ethiogrio.com
    View Comments Ethiopian Roads Authority (ERA) disclosed it has completed 6 projects in the past 9 months of Ethiopia’s fiscal year. The projects consumed a t…
  6. Ethiopia’s First Engine Manufacturing Plant to Go Operational

    Ethiogrio.com - TV&Movies 05.24 / 09:22 ethiogrio.com
    Ethiopia’s first engine manufacturing plant dubbed Mekelle Engine Production Factory, found in Tigray State, is set to be operational. The company, which is a s…
  7. Ethiopia's Tedros Ghebreyesus is new WHO chief

    Prior to his election as WHO's next Director-General, Dr Ghebreyesus served as Foreign Affairs Minister of Ethiopia from 2012-2016 and as Health Minister from…
  8. News24.com | WHO reform a top priority for Ethiopia's Tedros

    News24.com - Africa 05.24 / 07:44 www.news24.com
    The first African to head the World Health Organisation, Ethiopia's Tedros Adhanom, says he aims to replicate his success in turning around his country's healthcare system on the global…
  9. WHO elects Ethiopia’s Tedros as first Director General from Africa

    Clickittefaq.com - World 05.24 / 06:55 clickittefaq.com
    Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus of Ethiopia was voted director general of the World Health Organization on Tuesday, the first African ever to head the agency. The election was the first conducted by the WHO under more open and democratic rules. After nearly two years of public campaigning, originally by six candidates, the voting took place in…
  10. Central Indiana couple says legally adopted son can’t leave Ethiopia

    Cbs4indy.com - Indianapolis 05.24 / 03:38 cbs4indy.com
    ANDERSON, Ind. — An Anderson couple said they’re the legal guardians of a 3-year old boy from Ethiopia after a year’s long adoption process, but they’re unable to bring him home after the Ethiopian government suspended inter-country adoption. Jon and Rachel Oren have a room at their home already set up to bring home Genene, and are determined to get him there. “There’s no word on a timeline or anything,” Rachel Oren said. The Orens said they started the ado…
  11. Ethiopia's Tedros elected first African to head WHO

    Upi.com -World 05.24 / 03:03 www.upi.com
    Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus of Ethiopia will be the first African to lead the World Health Organization following his election Tuesday as…
  12. Ethiopia’s Dr Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus Elected as First African DG of WHO

    Bellanaija.com - Lifestyle 05.24 / 01:40 bellanaija.com
    The World Health Assembly, the decision-making body of the World Health Organisation (WHO), has elected Dr Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus of Ethiopia as the new Director-General of the world body. WHO said in a statement following the afternoon vote that “Dr Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus was nominated by the Government of Ethiopia, and will begin his five-year term on […] The post Ethiopia’s Dr Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus Elected as First African DG of WHO appeared first on Bel…
  13. Ethiopia’s Tedros to be next leader of U.N. health agency

    Staradvertiser.com - Hawaii 05.24 / 01:00 staradvertiser.com
    GENEVA >> Africa, where viruses such as HIV, Ebola and Zika emerged, has its first chief of the U.N. health…
  14. Ethiopia's Tedros becomes first African to head WHO

    Mwcnews.net - World 05.24 / 00:21 mwcnews.net
    Tedros Adhanom elected to head UN agency but controversy surrounds his role in Ethiopia's repressive…
  15. Ethiopia's Tedros to be next leader of UN health agency

    Thegardenisland.com - Garden Island 05.23 / 23:29 thegardenisland.com
    GENEVA (AP) — Africa, where viruses such as HIV, Ebola and Zika emerged, has its first chief of the U.N. health a…
  16. The Latest: Ethiopia's PM hails Tedros election as WHO chief

    Fox5vegas.com - Health 05.23 / 23:17 fox5vegas.com
    The president of this year's World Health Assembly opened this afternoon's proceedings by calling for a minute of silence to remember the victims of the Manchester bombing…
  17. Ethiopia's Tedros to be next leader of UN health agency

    Billingsgazette.com - World 05.23 / 23:11 billingsgazette.com
    GENEVA (AP) — Africa, where viruses such as HIV, Ebola and Zika emerged, has its first chief of the U.N. health a…
  18. Ethiopia’s Tedros Adhanom Becomes First African Head of WHO

    Tesfanews.net - Politics 05.23 / 22:16 tesfanews.net
    BY LENA H. SUN | WASHINGTON POST The governing body of the World Health Organization on Tuesday elected Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus, a former Ethiopian  health minister, to head the global health agency responsible for marshaling the international response to infectious disease epidemics such as Ebola and Zika. During the third and final round of balloting in… The post Ethiopia’s Tedros Adhanom Becomes First African Head of WHO appeared first on Tes…
  19. Ethiopia's Tedros to be next leader of UN health agency

    Mcclatchydc.com - Politics 05.23 / 22:14 mcclatchydc.com
    Africa, where viruses such as HIV, Ebola and Zika emerged, has its first chief of the U.N. health agency. Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus, a former Ethiopian minister of health, was elected … Click to Continue…
  20. Dr. Tedros from Ethiopia is the new WHO chief, major win for African nations

    Thenewsminute.com - India 05.23 / 22:08 thenewsminute.com
    Global HealthThere were three candidates in the fray for the top post at the WHO.TNM Staff dr tedros.jpgImage: Russell Watkins/Department for International Development via Wikimedia CommonsDr. Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus from Ethiopia has been elected as the Director General of the World Health Organization. Following 3 rounds of secret ballot at the WHO headquarters in Geneva, Switzerland, on Tuesday, Dr. Tedros was announced as the winning candidate. He had the support of at least 122 out…