A blessing in disguise for Ethiopia’s Abiy Ahmed | Ethiopia

On April 2, Abiy Ahmed, a young technocrat from the Oromo People’s Democratic Organisation (OPDO), part of the ruling Ethiopian People’s Revolutionary Democratic Front (EPRDF), was sworn in as Ethiopia’s new... Read more »

Ethiopia’s New PM Visits Town That Was Center of Anti-Government … – U.S. News & World Report

Reuters Ethiopia’s New PM Visits Town That Was Center of Anti-Government …U.S. News & World ReportUS News is a recognized leader in college, grad school, hospital, mutual fund, and... Read more »

Ethiopia: The last Greeks of Addis Ababa | Greece

Addis Ababa, Ethiopia – “Did you know that Ethiopia gets its name from the Greek word Aethiopia, first used by Homer?” Greek Ambassador to Ethiopia Nikolaos Patakias says proudly.... Read more »

Ethiopia Is In Deep Crises– But Best Solution Must Embrace National Unity

  Ethiopia’s national flag   Ethiopia is experiencing a crisis of transition. That’s not surprising. It’s an opportunity for an Ethiopian solution to Ethiopia’s crisis. Let us remind ourselves of... Read more »

East Africa: How an Ethiopia-Backed Port Is Changing Power Dynamics in the Horn of Africa

Photo: Skilla1st/WIkipedia The container terminal at the Port of Djibouti, Djibouti (file photo). analysis By Ash Rossiter, Khalifa University and Brendon J. Cannon When Eritrea gained its independence from... Read more »

Ethiopia’s Assefa wins Nagoya Women’s Marathon – NZ Herald – New Zealand Herald

Asahi Shimbun Ethiopia’s Assefa wins Nagoya Women’s Marathon – NZ HeraldNew Zealand HeraldNAGOYA, Japan (AP) — Meskerem Assefa of Ethiopia pulled ahead of favorite Valary Jemeli of Kenya with... Read more »

Ethiopia’s next leader faces tough challenge of re-uniting the nation

A day later, his government declared a nationwide state of emergency, the second such decree in less than two years. Confronted by relentless and large scale ethnic protests, Hailemariam’s... Read more »

Social media users in America are stoking Ethiopia’s ethnic violence … – Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Pittsburgh Post-Gazette Social media users in America are stoking Ethiopia’s ethnic violence …Pittsburgh Post-GazetteThe Ethiopian diaspora in the US uses social media to great effect in shaping coverage of... Read more »

Canadians call for return of relative held in Ethiopia | Ethiopia News

A Canadian family is calling on Prime Minister Justin Trudeau to negotiate the release of a citizen imprisoned in Ethiopia saying “there will never be a better time than... Read more »

Ethiopia PM resignation big lesson for Uganda – The Observer

The Observer Ethiopia PM resignation big lesson for UgandaThe ObserverZuma, who had just resigned as South African president, competed for mention at the seminar with Ethiopia’s prime minister Hailemariam... Read more »