Insecurity forces 978,000 Ethiopians to flee their homes – Ethiopia

An upsurge of inter-communal violence in Ethiopia’s West Guji and Gedeo regions has forced an estimated 978,000 people to flee their homes since 13 April, according to the United... Read more »

Ethiopia: Escalating inter-communal violence displaces close to 1M people – Ethiopia

Close to one million people are believed to be displaced around Gedeo and West Guji Zones – in the Oromia and SNNP regions, respectively – due to escalating inter-communal... Read more »

Philips to build first cardiac hospital in Ethiopia

Philips has reached an agreement with the governments of Ethiopia and the Netherlands to build a €40 million cardiac care facility—the first such specialty hospital in the East African... Read more »

Ethiopia increases electricity generation 11-fold in 27 years – Xinhua

ADDIS ABABA, May 25 (Xinhua) — Ethiopia has increased its electricity generation capacity 11-fold during the last 27 years, an Ethiopian official said on Friday. Azeb Asnake, CEO of... Read more »

ERC continues distribution of Ramadan aid to displaced people in Ethiopia – Ethiopia

ADDIS ABABA, 21st May, 2018 (WAM) — The Emirates Red Crescent, ERC, is continuing to distribute Ramadan aid to displaced people around the Ethiopian capital, Addis Ababa, and those... Read more »

Ethiopia says Saudi Arabia to free 1,000 detained citizens | News

ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia — Ethiopia says more than 1,000 of its citizens will be released from detention centers in Saudi Arabia after a request by new Prime Minister Abiy... Read more »

Saudi Arabia to release Ethiopian-born billionaire held over corruption

Saudi Arabia will soon release Mohammed Hussein Al Amoudi, an Ethiopian-born Saudi billionaire arrested in November 2017 during a crackdown on corruption, Ethiopia’s prime minister said. Abiy Ahmed made... Read more »

Saudi Arabia ‘to release 1,000 Ethiopian prisoners’ | Ethiopia News

Saudi Arabia has agreed to release 1,000 Ethiopian nationals who have been in prison in the Gulf state for a variety of offences, Ethiopian state-affiliated media said. The decision... Read more »

Saudi Arabia ‘to release 1,000 Ethiopian prisoners’ | Ethiopia News

Saudi Arabia has agreed to release 1,000 Ethiopian nationals who have been in prison in the Gulf state for a variety of offences, Ethiopian state-affiliated media said. The decision... Read more »

Ethiopia says Saudi Arabia to free 1,000 detained citizens

by Associated Press by Associated Press May 19 at 5:40 AM ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia — Ethiopia says more than 1,000 of its citizens will be released from detention centers... Read more »