Ethiopia frees abducted Briton Andargachew Tsege on death row

A huge crowd gathered at Mr Andargachew’s house to celebrate his release Photo Credit Kalkidan Yibeltal BBC – British citizen Andargachew “Andy” Tsege, who was being held on death row in Ethiopia,... Read more »

BBC launches services in Amharic, Afaan Oromo and Tigrinya

The new sites have already generated a lot of interes The BBC World Service has launched three websites for Ethiopia and neighbouring Eritrea as part of its biggest expansion since the 1940s.... Read more »

What is behind clashes in Ethiopia’s Oromia and Somali regions?

Image caption At least 30,000 people have fled their homes Thousands of people have fled Ethiopia’s Somali region following deadly clashes in recent days between ethnic Somalis and Oromos. The BBC’s Kalkidan... Read more »

Can Ethiopia be Africa’s leading manufacturing hub? BBC

Can Ethiopia be Africa’s leading manufacturing hub? With Ethiopia having the second biggest population in Africa, it is under growing pressure to tackle unemployment. The BBC’s Alastair Leithead visited the country to... Read more »

BBC World Service To Start Broadcast in Amharic, Afaan Oromo and Tigrinya

The BBC World Service will launch 11 new language services including Amharic, Affaan Oromo and Tigrinya as part of its biggest expansion “since the 1940s”, the corporation has announced. The expansion is... Read more »

Cookies on the BBC website – BBC News

Image copyright James Jeffrey A lone dancer weaves arabesque shapes with the red tip of his cigarette to the rhythm of loud Amharic music in a dark closeted bar in Ethiopia’s capital... Read more »

When Will Ethiopia Lose Its Famine Image? – Tadias Magazine

When Will Ethiopia Lose Its Famine Image? Published by Tadias Magazine November 10th, 2015 in Podcast. This week’s BBC report has been described as “sensational” by the Ethiopian Embassy in London, but... Read more »

White House condemns ISIS video shows killing of Ethiopians in Libya

This undated image made from a video released by Islamic State militants, Sunday, April 19, 2015, appears to show the killing of a group of captured Ethiopian Christians in Libya. (AP) The... Read more »

Somaliland: Ethiopia rejected accusations from Ali Khalif in 2001

Hargeisa (HAN) October 23, 2014 – Public diplomacy and Regional Security and safety new – BBC published a news titled “No Ethiopian troops’ in Somalia”: Ethiopia has rejected accusations from the government... Read more »

Boom times for Ethiopia’s coffee shops – BBC

By James JeffreyAddis Ababa, Ethiopia Tomoca now has five cafes across Addis Ababa Traditionally it takes rather a long time to be served a cup of coffee in Ethiopia – but things... Read more »