Ethiopia arrests ex-Somali region head over rights abuses | News

Police in Ethiopia arrested the former president of the volatile eastern Somali region on charges of human rights abuses after a series of deadly clashes earlier this month.  Monday’s... Read more »

WFP praises Chinese humanitarian support in Ethiopia – Xinhua

A woman and her child stay at the food distribution center in Waaf Dhuug temporary resettlement site, Ethiopia’s Somali regional state, May 24, 2017. The Chinese government and the... Read more »

Ethiopia to acquire portion of Djibouti port

News Wednesday, May 2, 2018 1:17 By ARGAW ASHINE Ethiopia’s new Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed. AFP PHOTO | Zacharias Abubeker  Djibouti has agreed to Ethiopia’s proposal to acquire a... Read more »

Another 1,500 Prisoners Released in Ethiopia

Authorities in Ethiopia’s Somali region have released about 1,500 people from prison, the latest step in a campaign to ease long-running political tensions. Mohammed Bilal Hassan, media adviser to... Read more »

Week in pictures: From Brazil protests to Iraq bombings

MUST-SEE PROGRAMMES Women Make Change Kenya’s Water Women How Kenya’s female water tank masons are delivering measurable benefits to their communities – and their country. Women, Africa, Kenya Head... Read more »