Ethiopian Prime Minister to make historic visit to Asmara, Eritrea

According to several unconfirmed reports on social media, Ethiopian reformist Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed is expected to visit Eritrea as soon as Sunday. There are no official announcement from the Ethiopian government,... Read more »

Ethiopia, Eritrea leaders to meet ‘soon’ in surprising thaw

Eritrea’s foreign minister (R) is welcomed by Ethiopia’s prime minister (L) in Addis Ababa [Mulugeta Ayene/AP] by Elias Meseret | AP ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia — The leaders of Ethiopia and Eritrea will meet “soon”... Read more »

Eritrean, Ethiopian Officials Hold Landmark Talks on Peace Deal

Eritrean and Ethiopian government officials held talks about a stalled peace deal for the first time since a conflict between the two countries ended almost two decades ago. Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy... Read more »

Blast hits Ethiopia PM’s rally as peace deal nears

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Eritrea sending delegation to Ethiopia for peace talks

By ELIAS MESERET ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia (AP) — Eritrea’s president announced Wednesday he is sending a rare delegation to neighboring Ethiopia for peace talks, days after Ethiopia’s new prime minister took a... Read more »

Ethiopia’s peace deal with Eritrea criticised by TPLF

A statement released by the Tigray People’s Liberation Front (TPLF), the ruling EPRDF’s oldest member, called Ethiopia’s recent decision to accept fully the Ethiopia-Eritrea Algiers Agreement and the subsequent decision by the... Read more »

Sanlam eyeing Egypt, Ethiopia | IOL Business Report

JOHANNESBURG – Sanlam has set its sights on Ethiopia and Egypt as part of an expansion strategy that will see the financial services group expand its footprint to 44 countries in Africa,... Read more »

Ethiopia accepts peace deal with longtime rival Eritrea | Eritrea News

Ethiopia announced it will fully accept the terms of a peace agreement with neighbouring Eritrea in a major step towards calming deadly tensions with its decades-long rival. The news comes hours after... Read more »

Ethiopia ready to ratify Africa free trade deal after Kenya, Ghana – PM

Prime Minister of Ethiopia Abiy Ahmed, has stated that the government is ready to ratify the African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA) deal and deposit its instruments to the African Union. Ethiopia... Read more »

Ethiopia’s Djibouti-Somaliland ports power dynamics in horn of Africa — Quartz

When Eritrea gained its independence from Ethiopia in 1993, Ethiopia became landlocked and therefore dependent on its neighbors—especially Djibouti—for access to international markets. This dependency has hampered Ethiopia’s aspiration to emerge as... Read more »