Trump’s suspicion of foreign aid to Africa is right on the money – Prof. Al Mariam

By Al Mariam Originally Published in The Hill Newspaper Mick Mulvaney, the Director of the White House Office of Management Budget confirmed that the Trump administration is set to... Read more »

French multinational to build three new hotels in Ethiopia – GCR

16 February 2017 | By GCR Staff In a sign of growing optimism in the fast-developing economy of Ethiopia, French multinational AccorHotels will open three new hotels in the... Read more »

Implication of Youth Population of Africa: Demographic Dividend or Burden

AU By Tsegaye Tegenu Today, 30-01-2017, the 28th ordinary session of the assembly of the African Union, launches the theme “Harnessing the Demographic Dividend through Investments in the Youth”.... Read more »

Morocco rejoins the African Union after 33 years

The African Union has decided to allow Morocco back into the fold after a 33-year absence, despite stiff resistance from some member states over the status of Western Sahara.... Read more »

Ethiopia: 28th AU summit kicks off – Morocco's return, vote for new Chair tops agenda – africanews

The 28th ordinary summit of the African Union opens on Monday in Ethiopia’s capital Addis Ababa. The summit is expected to lead to the election of a new commission... Read more »

Ethiopia officially starts work on UN Security Council – africanews

Ethiopia in June last year won a ‘non permanent’ seat on the United Nations Security Council, it officially commenced the two year tenure today. Ethiopia was elected to the... Read more »

Somalia's al-Shabab in comeback, as Ethiopia pulls troops – Fox News

MOGADISHU, Somalia –  Somalia’s Islamic extremist rebels, al-Shabab, are making a comeback, having recently seized four towns and attacked a guesthouse in neighboring Kenya, killing 12. The resurgence of... Read more »

Shabaab takes Somali town after Ethiopia troop pullout – Al-Arabiya

Al-Arabiya Shabaab takes Somali town after Ethiopia troop pulloutAl-ArabiyaFighters from the Al-Qaeda-linked Shabaab group said on Sunday they had retaken control of a town in central Somalia after hundreds... Read more »

Somalia hosts first African leaders summit in decades

African leaders have gathered in Somalia’s capital, Mogadishu, for the first regional summit to be held in the country after decades of conflict. Security was tight and streets were... Read more »

Ethiopia: The new hotspot of Africa emerges as a destination, showcasing its glorious antiquity – Economic Times

  Be that as it may, accommodation remains basic and the service erratic. Even in the luxury segment — double rooms at `10,000-plus a night — no hotel has... Read more »