Ethiopia says Kiir, Machar to meet in Addis

By REUTERSMore by this Author South Sudan President Salva Kiir will meet his rival and former vice president Riek Machar in Addis Ababa on Wednesday, as part of talks to negotiate an... Read more »

Ethiopia – Visit by Matthias Fekl (Addis Ababa, December 17, 2015) – France Diplomatie (press release)

Matthias Fekl, minister of state for foreign trade, the promotion of tourism, and French nationals abroad, visited Addis Ababa on December 17. Matthias Fekl inaugurated the office of Business France in Addis... Read more »

NAACP Wants Investigation Into Ethiopian American Attorney Abe Dabela’s Death

Ethiopian American Attorney Gugsa Abraham ‘Abe’ Dabela died on April 5, 2014, at the age of 35, less than two miles from his house in Redding, Connecticut, but many questions remain surrounding... Read more »

Watch: CBS News Interview With Reeyot Alemu, Zelalem Kibret and Edom Kassaye

Ethiopian Journalists Reeyot Alemu, Zelalem Kibret and Edom Kassaye were released from prison just prior to President Obama’s arrival in Ethiopia. (CBS News) CBS News The three Ethiopian journalists were released from... Read more »

CNN Christiane Amanpour Asked Tedros Adhanom if They Listen What Obama Told Them in Private

(AddisNews) – While President Barack Obama in Addis Ababa for his historical visit he praised the country development, fighting terrorism and relationship and cooperation with the United States. Obama also reflect his... Read more »

Abel Tesfaye a.k.a The Weeknd Becomes 1st Artist to Ever Simultaneously Hold Top 3 Slots on Billboard’s R&B Chart

Abel Tesfaye a.k.a The Weeknd who was born in Canada from Ethiopian parents did what is never been done in before in music history. He becomes 1st Artist to Ever Simultaneously Hold... Read more »

European Investment Bank opens office in Ethiopia

ADDIS ABABA (Reuters) – The European Investment Bank (EIB) opened an office on Thursday in Ethiopia, where the economy is expected to grow by 10 percent this year and whose capital hosts... Read more »

Hacking Team hacked ! Ethiopian Gov’t Listed as a Buyer of Spying Software

AddisNews – The Italy-based company that has been accused in the past for selling Spying software for the Ethiopian government and to other repressive regimes and countries to use it against journalists... Read more »

President Obama to Visit Ethiopia, African Union in July

US President Barack Obama will become the first sitting American leader to visit Ethiopia Washington (AFP) – US President Barack Obama will in late July become the first sitting American leader to... Read more »

Arabica in Addis Ababa: Climbing the coffee ladder in Ethiopia

In September 19-year-old Fekerte Demele started a jeubeuna bunna in a small bar, where she roasts coffee beans over red hot coals before grinding them and pouring the powder into a small... Read more »