Ethiopia Appoints New Army Chief After Peace Vow to Eritrea

Ethiopia’s prime minister appointed a new army chief of staff with a specialist’s background on Eritrea, days after authorities said they’d implement a peace deal with their Horn of... Read more »

Eritrea to Ethiopia: Deal with your security crisis, stop chasing scapegoats

Eritrea says Ethiopia must move to deal with its chronic internal security crisis instead of finding scapegoats from outside. This is the position of Information Minister Yemane Gebremeskel in... Read more »

Civil strife in Ethiopia has the potential to destabilise the whole region

Ethiopia is experiencing ethnic and political tensions that could have far-reaching implications for its neighbors in the Horn of Africa, and beyond. The Horn of Africa is among the... Read more »

Nile dam dispute: Troops mass on Sudan-Eritrea border | Sudan News

A geopolitical crisis is building over who controls the River Nile. On Monday, Egypt, Sudan and Ethiopia’s presidents met in Addis Ababa to resolve a dispute over building a... Read more »

News Analysis: Nile dispute unlikely to derail Ethiopia-Egypt relations – Xinhua

A sailing boat is seen amid sunset glow on the Nile River near Cairo, Egypt, Jan. 26, 2017. (Xinhua/Meng Tao) ADDIS ABABA, Jan. 27 (Xinhua) — Disagreement over the... Read more »

News Analysis: Nile dispute may not derail Ethiopia-Egypt cooperation – Xinhua

ADDIS ABABA, Jan. 25 (Xinhua) — Disagreement over the Nile, one of the world’s largest river systems, could turn into win-win cooperation instead of fueling conflict, experts have said.... Read more »

Sudan deploys more troops to Eritrea border | Ethiopia News

Sudan says it has sent more troops to its eastern border with Eritrea as tension in the Red Sea region continues to rise.  Early this month Khartoum closed its... Read more »

Eritrea, Egypt presidents meet amid Red Sea tensions | Eritrea News

Eritrean President Isaias Afwerki has met his Egyptian counterpart Abdel Fattah el-Sisi in Cairo as political tension in the Horn of Africa and Red Sea regions continues to escalate.... Read more »

Sudan’s army chief visits Ethiopian capital – Anadolu Agency

Anadolu Agency Sudan’s army chief visits Ethiopian capitalAnadolu AgencyThe closure of the border by Sudan came amid reports that Egypt and the United Arab Emirates had set up a... Read more »

Ethiopia jails four over planned terrorist attacks in Oromia state

A Federal High Court in Ethiopia has handed varying jail terms to four people connected to a terrorist attack plot in the Oromia regional state. The state-affiliated FBC said... Read more »