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 arrest of Abdi... 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 World Food Program... 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 share of the... 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 the regional president,... 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 to Head Kenya:... Read more »