‘Prouder than ever’: Ethiopians in Edmonton celebrate newly elected prime minister

EDMONTON—Three months ago, Beneyam Zeleke, an Ethiopian who manages a store in Edmonton, was at home listening to the newly elected prime minister of Ethiopia, Abiy Ahmed, promise to bring the country... Read more »

By fixing spines, these doctors are saving children’s lives in rural Ethiopia

A team of surgeons from Israel fills a much-needed void in spinal care in the impoverished African country. Mekelle is a town of almost 300,000 people in northern Ethiopia. The only hospital,... Read more »

Kagame, Pope Francis applaud steps to normalise Ethiopia-Eritrea relations

The African Union (AU) has endorsed the decision by Ethiopian and Eritrean leaders to proceed in a new direction by overcoming two decades of stalemate. A high-level Eritrean delegation arrived in the... Read more »

Ethiopia removes rebel groups from terrorist list – New Business Ethiopia

The Council of Ministers of Ethiopia on Saturday has decided to take out the names of Ginbot 7, Oromo Liberation Front (OLF) and Ogaden National Liberation Front (ONLF) from terrorist group list.... Read more »

Ethiopia claims Ten Commandments tablet hidden in Westminster Abbey

An Orthodox priest carries a covered tabot—a sacred object—in a ceremony in Gondar, Ethiopia Jialiang Gao The Ethiopian government is calling for the restitution of a sacred object that is sealed inside... Read more »

Sophia the robot meets Ethiopian PM :: Kenya

She shot to fame after becoming the first robot to gain the citizenship of a country Sophia, the famous humanoid robot, has finally met Ethiopia’s prime minister after her lost body parts... Read more »

DP World considering logistics facility in Ethiopia :: Kenya

Ethiopia has invested in DP Worlds’ Berbera port project as DP World plans the county’s logistics facility. [Photo: Reuters] DP World is considering setting up a logistics facility in landlocked Ethiopia to... Read more »

Pope singles out ‘good news’ about Ethiopia-Eritrea conflict

Pope Francis blesses the crowd as he recites the Angelus noon prayer from the window of his studio overlooking St.Peter’s Square, at the Vatican, Sunday, July 1, 2018. Pope Francis... Read more »

Eritrea replies to Ethiopia’s olive branch with envoys to Addis

John Aglionby, East Africa Correspondent July 1, 2018 Print this page When Abiy Ahmed, Ethiopia’s prime minister, accompanied by Olympic athletes and pop stars, personally welcomed an Eritrean delegation at Addis Ababa’s international... Read more »

Number of blood donors from Ethiopian community in Israel doubles after rule change – Israel News

Following a change in Health Ministry policy that now allows Israelis born in Ethiopia to donate blood, the number of donors from the Israeli-Ethiopian community has doubled in a space of a... Read more »