30 suspects arrested over Ethiopia grenade attack | News

A second person has died after a grenade attack on a political rally attended by Ethiopia’s Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed in the capital, Addis Ababa, as authorities arrested police officials and suspects.... Read more »

Mohammed bin Zayed and Ethiopia’s PM hold talks

Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi, travelled to Addis Ababa for official talks on Friday with Dr Abiy Ahmad Ali, prime minister of Ethiopia. The pair discussed bilateral ties... Read more »

Why Ethiopians Love Beer : NPR

Ethiopians love beer and have been drinking it for ages. One particular home brew tops their list: tella. LULU GARCIA-NAVARRO, HOST: Ethiopia is a country that venerates tradition. Some customs date back... Read more »

Ethiopia govt confirms release of Andargachew Tsige, 500 others today

The Ethiopian government has confirmed the release of Andargachew Tsige, a leading opposition member with British citizenship. Addis Ababa announced a pardon for Tsige and over 500 other prisonsers last Saturday. A... Read more »

Ethiopia’s foreign currency shortage hits small firms

Ethiopia’s prime minister has warned that there will be no quick fix to the scarcity of foreign currency in the country. Yet it seems that some sectors of the economy are getting... 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 affected by border... Read more »

Urban refugee economies: Addis Ababa, Ethiopia – Working Paper March 2018 – Ethiopia

Alison Brown, Peter Mackie, Kate Dickenson, Tegegne Gebre-​Egziabher Summary With a focus on the informal economy, this research provides new insights into urban refugee economies and their contribution to market development in... Read more »

Ethiopia gets Lamu land to cut reliance on Port of Djibouti

Economy Tuesday, May 8, 2018 21:03 By GEORGE OMONDI PRESIDENT UHURU KENYATTA (LEFT) WITH FIRST LADY MARGARET KENYATTA, ETHIOPIA’S PRIME MINISTER ABIY AHMED ALI AND DEPUTY PRESIDENT WILLIAM RUTO AT STATE HOUSE,... Read more »

Ethiopia: A New Round of Consultations On the Renaissance Dam in Addis Ababa

A new round of consultations on Ethiopian Renaissance Dam was launched in Addis Ababa on Saturday 5/5/2018. The 9 hour round included three way closed door meetings attended by the Ministers of... Read more »

Israeli president praises Ethiopian Airlines on arrival for official visit

Israeli president, Reuven Rivlin, on Tuesday May 1 arrived in Ethiopia for an official visit on the request of his Ethiopian counterpart, Mulatu Teshome. He flew in on board an Ethiopian Airlines... Read more »