Eritrea reopens embassy in Ethiopia amid thaw in relations | Ethiopia News

Eritrea has reopened its embassy in Ethiopia in further evidence of a rapid thaw between the two countries that a week ago ended two decades of military stalemate over... Read more »

Ethiopia’s Abiy says he wants to quickly roll out Eritrea deal | Ethiopia News

Ethiopia’s Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed has said his government wants to implement a deal restoring relations with Eritrea quickly to “make up for lost opportunities” after a two-decade military... Read more »

Ethiopia and Eritrea agree to normalise ties, reopen embassies | Ethiopia News

Ethiopia and Eritrea have agreed to restore relations following a landmark meeting between the two countries’ leaders in Asmara, aimed at ending decades of diplomatic and armed strife. The announcement... Read more »

Shortage of foreign currencies threatens Ethiopia’s economy | Ethiopia News

Ethiopia’s economy grew at a faster rate than any other African country in the past 10 years. But foreign investors and local businesses complain that a shortage of foreign... Read more »

Abiy Ahmed’s reforms in Ethiopia may have led to grenade attack | Ethiopia News

Twenty suspects, including the deputy police commissioner of the country’s capital, Addis Ababa, have appeared in court over an explosion during a rally for Ethiopia‘s new prime minister on... Read more »

What next for Ethiopia after grenade attack at PM’s rally? | Ethiopia News

Tens of thousands of people descended in Addis Ababa’s Meskel square on Saturday morning in a massive show of support for Abiy Ahmed, the new, reformist prime minister of Ethiopia. Dressed... Read more »

Ethiopian armed opposition group Ginbot 7 suspends attacks | Ethiopia News

Ethiopian opposition group Ginbot 7 has said that it will cease armed attacks in the country following reforms announced by the new government. In a statement released on Friday... Read more »

Eritrea to send delegation to Ethiopia for talks | Ethiopia News

Eritrean President Isaias Afwerki said the East African country will dispatch a delegation to Addis Ababa to “gauge current developments” in the region following peace overtures from Ethiopia’s new Prime... Read more »

Ethiopia pardons hundreds sentenced on ‘terrorism’ charges | Ethiopia News

The government of Ethiopia has said it will release more than 304 prisoners, including 289 convicted on “terrorism” charges, according to state media. The move is part of a raft of reforms... Read more »

Ethiopia set to lift state of emergency two months early | Ethiopia News

Ethiopia ‘s cabinet has approved a draft law to lift a six-month state of emergency two months early after assessing that “law and order” has been restored in the country.... Read more »