During lent, followers of Ethiopian Orthodox Church fast for almost two months. One of the ways they observe the lent is abstaining from animal protein. Hence they stick to other typical dish including vegetables.
Prime Minister Dr Abiy Ahmed has called upon all to observe physical distancing bylaw at open-air marketplaces to prevent spread of COVID-19.
In 2018, Ethiopia recorded the highest number of internally displaced persons (IDPs) worldwide according to a report by the International Displacement Monitoring Center and the Norwegian Refugee Council.