Spy Chief Joins Board of Ethiopia’s Key Military Conglomerate

Ethiopia’s new intelligence chief was appointed to the board of Metals & Engineering Corp., the latest shakeup at the military-industrial conglomerate that’s played a crucial role in projects that... Read more »

Ethiopia’s futurists want artificial intelligence to drive the country’s development — Quartz

“I don’t think Homo sapiens-type people will exist in 10 or 20 years’ time,” Getnet Assefa, 31, speculates as he gazes into the reconstructed eye sockets of Lucy, one... Read more »

Tikkun Olam half a world away in Getana, Ethiopia – International news

Getana is an independent farmer working a small plot of land in the hinterlands of the Butajira district of Ethiopia, 130 kilometers south of the capital Addis Ababa,... Read more »

Ethiopia moves to take stake in Port of Djibouti after PM’s visit

Ethiopia will take a stake in the Port of Djibouti, its main gateway for trade, under a deal reached between the two countries, state media outlets said on Tuesday.... Read more »

German foreign affairs chief picks Ethiopia, Tanzania for first Africa trip

Germany’s new foreign affairs chief, Heiko Maas, is in Ethiopia for the first leg of his two-nation African trip. Maas’ trip has started in Ethiopia and will end in... Read more »

Ethiopia PM meets U.N. rights boss: Human rights, democracy top agenda

The Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed on Wednesday held a meeting with Zeid Ra’ad Al Hussein, the United Nations Human Rights chief who is on an official visit to... Read more »

WHO Ethiopia Annual Report 2017 – Ethiopia

“This report documents the 2017 work of the WHO country team for ETHIOPIA – the focus and achievements of the country team made possible by the extraordinary support of... Read more »

Ethiopian Prime Minister gets warm welcome in Ambo, a stronghold of the Qero movement,

By Addis Getachew Ethiopia’s new prime minister on Wednesday visited Ambo town — 125 kilometers west of the capital Addis Ababa — which is a stronghold of the... Read more »

Ethiopia’s new PM visits town that was center of anti-government protests

AMBO, Ethiopia (Reuters) – Ethiopia’s new prime minister pledged on Wednesday to address grievances in his native Oromiya region, center of violent unrest that threatened the ruling coalition’s hold... Read more »

Ethiopia’s ruling coalition names Abiy Ahmed as new chairman, set to be PM

Abiy Ahmed By Elias Meseret | AP ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia — Ethiopia’s ruling coalition late Tuesday named a chairman set to become the country’s new prime minister amid the latest state... Read more »