French president backs Ethiopia leader’s sweeping reforms

PARIS (AP) — French President Emmanuel Macron has expressed support for Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed’s ambitious reforms and diplomatic peace efforts. The 42-year-old African leader was on a working visit Monday... Read more »

Deadly Grenade Attack at Ethiopian Prime Minister’s Rally

ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia — An attacker dressed in a police uniform tossed a grenade at a rally for Ethiopia’s new prime minister on Saturday, killing at least one person and setting off... Read more »

Ethiopian Prime Minister with Andargachew Tsgie

Ethiopian Prime Minister with Andargachew Tsgie Source Join the Conversation on Facebook and Twitter AddisNews is not responsible for the contents or reliability of any other websites to which we get contents... Read more »

Ethiopian Prime Minister gets warm welcome in Ambo, a stronghold of the Qero movement,

By Addis Getachew Ethiopia’s new prime minister on Wednesday visited Ambo town — 125 kilometers west of the capital Addis Ababa — which is a stronghold of the Qero movement, an... Read more »

On Releasing “Political Prisoners”—What is going on in Ethiopia?

Dr. Merera Gudina on ESAT By Tedla Woldeyohannes Since the announcement made by the Ethiopian Prime Minister on January 3rd, 2018 about releasing “political prisoners”, this topic has received a lot of... Read more »

Ethiopia PM to arrive in Egypt on Monday after one-month delay

Ethiopian Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn will arrive in Egypt on Monday evening in a state visit which will go on until Wednesday, informed sources told Al-Masry Al-Youm on Friday. Desalegn’s visit comes... Read more »

Ethiopia PM lauds Oromo traditional leaders, youth for peace on border crisis

Hailemariam Desalegn, the Ethiopian Prime Minister has lauded Oromo traditional leaders (Abagedas) and its youth for managing a previously tense situation in the country’s east. The Premier said the role of the... Read more »

Ethiopia tasked to help Israel regain AU observer status

Aside the bilateral meetings and signing of agreements that characterized the visit to Israel by Ethiopian Prime Minister, Hailemariam Desalegn, one key point stands out, the return of Israel to the continent’s... Read more »

Ethiopia, Kenya, Nigeria and others represent Africa at G7 summit

The Group of Seven wealth nations (G7) in the world met on the Italian island of Sicily to discuss issues of interest but hosts Italy had hoped to make the continent the... Read more »

Sen. Young drafts letter asking Ethiopian Prime Minister to reconsider suspension of inter-country adoptions

Jon and Rachel Oren with their son adopted from Ethiopia. Jon and Rachel Oren with their son adopted from Ethiopia. INDIANAPOLIS, Ind.– Sen. Todd Young (R-IN) has drafted a letter to send... Read more »