Ethiopia: Hailemariam Desalegn met former President Mengistu Hailemariam

Hailemariam Desalegn with Mengistu Hailemariam Former Ethiopian President Colonel Mengistu Hailemariam has met with Ethiopia’s former Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn in Zimbabwe’s capital Harare on Wednesday. The surprise meeting between Hailemariam, who... Read more »

Violence in southern Ethiopia forces more than 800,000 to flee

NAIROBI – Violence in southern Ethiopia since June has forced more than 800,000 people to flee their homes and they need food and other aid, a report by the United Nations and the government... Read more »

More than 800,000 forced to flee violence in southern Ethiopia

Violence in southern Ethiopia since June has forced more than 800,000 people to flee their homes and they need food and other aid, a report by the United Nations and the government... Read more »

Violence in southern Ethiopia forces more than 800,000 to flee: official report | Top News

NAIROBI (Reuters) – Violence in southern Ethiopia since June has forced more than 800,000 people to flee their homes and they need food and other aid, a report by the United Nations... Read more »

Ethiopia Shakes Up Board at Military-Affiliated Corporation

Ethiopia’s prime minister reshuffled the board at a military-industrial conglomerate that’s played a crucial role in projects to develop Africa’s fastest-growing economy. The changes at Metals & Engineering Corp. include appointing the... Read more »

Ethiopia suspends MIDROC Gold mining license after weeks of protests

Ethiopia has suspended a mining licence for MIDROC Gold, company owned by Saudi billionaire Mohammed al-Amoudi, after more than a week of sometimes violent protests in a town near the mine. Demonstrators... Read more »

After years of unrest, Ethiopians are riding an unlikely wave of hope. Will it last?

People gather for the rally of Ethiopia’s new prime minister in Ambo on April 11. (Zacharias Abubeker/AFP/Getty Images) By Paul Schemm | Washington Post ADDIS ABABA, Ethi­o­pia — When Ethi­o­pia’s prime minister resigned... Read more »

New Ethiopian PM Abiye Ahmed due in Kenya for talks with President Kenyatta » Capital News

President Kenyatta had in April invited Ahmed for a State Visit to discuss ways of enhancing relations between the two nations/FILE NAIROBI, Kenya May 5 – Ethiopia Prime Minister Abiye Ahmed is... Read more »

Ethiopia Mulls Fertilizer Plant Tender as Army Deal Reviewed

By April 30, 2018, 5:49 AM EDT Updated on April 30, 2018, 8:54 AM EDT Ethiopia’s government may cancel a contract for a fertilizer plant awarded to its military-industrial conglomerate and offer... Read more »

Ethiopia not interested in investor cash for telecoms, banking sectors

World Wednesday, April 25, 2018 14:25 By REUTERS Ethiopian President Mulatu Teshome Wirtu (right) and Polish President Andrzej Duda during a welcoming ceremony at the presidential palace in Warsaw, Poland, on April... Read more »