Crocodile kills pastor during mass baptism in southern Ethiopian lake

CLOSE A pastor performing a mass lakeside baptism was attacked and killed by a crocodile. Buzz60 Tragedy struck a mass baptism in an Ethiopian lake when a crocodile leaped from... Read more »

Ethiopia’s scheme to help the poor is setting an example

TSIDE ZEWIDE has lived in the shadow of the national palace in Addis Ababa for more than 50 years. Since her husband died four years ago the 73-year-old has... Read more »

Ethiopia pardons abducted Briton on death row | UK news

A Briton who has spent four years on death row in Ethiopia after being abducted at an airport in Yemen has been pardoned. Andargachew Tsege, an opponent of the... Read more »

Egypt, Sudan, Ethiopia fail to agree on Nile dispute

FILE – In this June 28, 2013 file photo, the Blue Nile River flows near the site of the planned Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam near Assosa, Ethiopia. An Egyptian... Read more »

Bashir Makhtal, Canadian imprisoned in Ethiopia for 11 years, returns home

Bashir Makhtal, seen in an undated handout photo, was greeted by friends, family and supporters at Toronto’s Pearson airport on Saturday after flying in from Ethiopia, where he had... Read more »

Ethiopia overtakes Ghana as Fastest-Growing African Economy – IMF

The offices of the Pan African chamber of commerce, left, and Wegagaen Bank SC stand beyond the Addis Ababa light rail track in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, on Saturday, June... Read more »

Ethiopian foreign exchange shortage will last years- new premier

Ethiopian Commercial Bank ADDIS ABABA, April 16 (Reuters) – Ethiopia’s new prime minister said on Monday that a foreign exchange shortage will last for years and more cooperation with... Read more »

Ethiopia rearrests opposition leaders, journalists during ‘prisoner release’ celebrations

The Ethiopian government is being blasted by human rights and press freedom activists after it rearrested bloggers and opposition leaders that it had released a few weeks ago. Andualem... Read more »

Ethiopia peaceful for peace talks – South Sudan govt slams alarmists

The South Sudanese government has dispelled reports that it wanted the venue of peace talks with the opposition to be changed from the Ethiopian capital, Addis Ababa. The talks... Read more »

China denies bugging African Union headquarters in Ethiopia

Story highlights A report in a French newspaper leveled the accusation The African Union chairman also dismissed the claim Quoting anonymous sources, the French daily newspaper Le Monde reported... Read more »