Ethiopia: Capital of Amhara region shut down in memory of 2016 protest deaths

Bahir Dar, capital of Ethiopia’s Amhara region was almost shutdown on Monday but police and residents accounts seem to differ on the cause of the shutdown. According to local media reports, the... Read more »

Bomb Blast In Addis Ababa, Ethiopia: Bombers May Have Been Al-Shabab

By Jacey Fortin International Business Times (IBTimes) ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia — An explosion killed two people in a compound on a leafy side street in Ethiopia’s capital city on Sunday afternoon, and... Read more »

Ethiopia: Bomb blast in Addis Ababa wounds two: official

ADDIS ABABA (Reuters) – A bomb exploded near a court in the west of Ethiopia’s capital Addis Ababa on Thursday, wounding two people, police officials said. “It exploded at 4 p.m. (1300... Read more »

Terrorist group Al-Shabab is believed behind the bombings of kampala

KAMPALA, Uganda — Bombs exploded at two sites in Uganda’s capital late Sunday as people watched the World Cup final on TV, killing at least 30 people. At least three Americans —... Read more »