German tourist shot dead in Ethiopia

Image copyright AFP Image caption The Erta Ale volcano is popular with tourists A German tourist has been shot dead and a guide injured during a visit to a volcano in north-eastern... Read more »

Earthquakes hit Eritrea – Ethiopia border region. Lufthansa cancels flights

ASMARA, ERITREA– A series of moderate earthquakes struck the Eritrea – Ethiopia border region on Sunday evening, seismologists said, but it was not immediately known if there was damage or if there... Read more »

Tourists in Ethiopia’s volatile Danakil Desert brave blistering heat to watch volcanos (Video)

For tourists looking for an extra boost of adrenaline with their holiday experience, it doesn’t come more adventurous than a volcano watching trip to one of the world’s most volatile destinations. Ethiopia’s... Read more »