Ethiopia military unit ‘mistakenly’ kills nine in Moyale, residents flee into Kenya

Ethiopian security forces have mistakenly killed nine civilians in the town of Moyale located on the country’s border with Kenya, a pro-government blogger says citing the Command Post. Daniel Berhane wrote on... Read more »

Oromia – Somali crisis dominates Ethiopia FM’s meeting with diplomats

The border crisis in Ethiopia’s east dominated a meeting between the Foreign Minister and diplomats based in the capital Addis Ababa, state-owned FBC reports. Workneh Gebeyehu met with diplomats early this week... Read more »

Ethiopia to Raise 1.5 Billion Birr for GERD

October 12, 2017 – The Ethiopian government announced plans to raise 1.5 billion Birr in the current Ethiopian fiscal year for the construction of the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD), reports Ethiopian News... Read more »

Two survivors from Ethiopia and Somalia tell of mystery migrant shipwreck – Deutsche Welle

Visibly shaken from their ordeal, the two men – 25-year-old Muaz Mahmoud Aymo and 28-year-old Mowlid Isman – described how they were among 200 people aboard a small boat when smugglers forced... Read more »

Watch: CBS News Interview With Reeyot Alemu, Zelalem Kibret and Edom Kassaye

Ethiopian Journalists Reeyot Alemu, Zelalem Kibret and Edom Kassaye were released from prison just prior to President Obama’s arrival in Ethiopia. (CBS News) CBS News The three Ethiopian journalists were released from... Read more »

CNN Christiane Amanpour Asked Tedros Adhanom if They Listen What Obama Told Them in Private

(AddisNews) – While President Barack Obama in Addis Ababa for his historical visit he praised the country development, fighting terrorism and relationship and cooperation with the United States. Obama also reflect his... Read more »

Ethiopian journalists jailed for government criticisms – CBS News Video

CBS News’ Major Garrett speaks with two Ethiopian journalists Zelalem Kibret and Edom Kassaye who were beaten and imprisoned for more than a year for their blog posts criticizing the government. Comments... Read more »

Watch President Obama Speech at the African Union – Video

Watch President Obama Delivers Remarks at the African Union in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia In his farewell speech capping a historic trip to Kenya and Ethiopia, U.S. President Barack Obama hailed Africa’s extraordinary... Read more »

Ethiopian Opposition Leader Don’t Want to Sit for Dinner with Obama

According to Negere Ethiopia an Ethiopian newspaper official Facebook page Ethiopian main opposition party Semayawi leader Eng. Yilkal Getnet rejected an invitation to attend Ethiopian government dinner party to welcome US president... Read more »

President Obama And Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn of Ethiopia full Press Conference

Watch President Obama Joins Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn of Ethiopia for a Press ConferenceAddis Ababa, Ethiopia Watch the full press conference below. Video Starts at 1:01:00  Source: The White House   Comments... Read more »