The Battle Over Ethiopia’s Meqdela Treasures Heats Up at Tadias Magazine

One of several processional crosses that were among the items looted during the British campaign in Ethiopia in 1868. (Photo: Victoria and Albert Museum) Tadias MagazineBy Tadias Staff April... Read more »

Ethiopia: Conflict Displacement Situation Report #3 (17 April 2018) – Ethiopia

I. Displacements Overview Displacement Tracking Matrix 9 The 9th round of the Displacement Tracking Matrix – a joint data collection exercise led by IOM in collaboration with NDRMC –... Read more »

Ethiopia PM continues national tour with visit to Gondar, Amhara region

Ethiopia Premier Abiy Ahmed on Friday morning arrived in the city of Gondar in the northern Amhara region. The trip forms part of his nationwide tour that started two... Read more »

Ethiopia frees blogger and Oromia official detained under martial law

Ethiopian media outlets, activists and rights groups have reported that the government has released two high-profile persons detained under state of emergency rules. The two, lecturer / blogger, Seyoum... Read more »

Brazilian Football Legend Ronaldinho Arrives in Ethiopia – Ethiosports

Addis Ababa, April 14, 2018- Brazilian soccer legend  Ronaldo de Assis Moreira (aka Ronaldinho Gaúcho)  has arrived in Ethiopia as part of the UEFA Champions League Trophy Tour sponsored... Read more »

V&A opens dialogue on looted Ethiopian treasures

Abyssinian expedition IMPERIAL WAR MUSEUM The Victoria and Albert Museum is offering to return Ethiopian treasures that were looted by British troops at the battle of Maqdala in 1868.... Read more »

H.Res.128 on Ethiopia scheduled for April vote

U.S House of Representatives is scheduled to put House Resolution 128 (HR 128), titled ‘Supporting respect for human rights and encouraging inclusive governance in Ethiopia’, for a vote in April,... Read more »

Ethiopia: Food Commodities Pipeline (as of 14 March 2018) – Ethiopia

$50 million is required immediately to cover the cost of two rounds of assistance for 1.8 million beneficiaries in Somali region, including drought and conflict-affected families, up until when... Read more »

Ethiopia’s Bekele to race London Marathon

Bekele, 35, regarded by many as the greatest distance runner of all time and holder of the 5,000m and 10,000m world records, finished second in London last year... Read more »

Ethiopia: Humanitarian Response Situation Report No. 11 (as at 30 April 2017) – Ethiopia

This report has been prepared under the auspices of the Federal Disaster Risk Management Technical Working Group, co-chaired by the National Disaster Risk Management Commission (NDRMC) and OCHA with... Read more »