Ethiopia’s president resigns amid Cabinet reshuffle

Teshome, 63, took office in 2013 and had often spoken for a more democratic and inclusive government in the Horn of Africa country, which has faced political upheaval and unrest for many... Read more »

Ethiopia or Eritrea? Border community fears split | Ethiopia News

“This place is definitely Ethiopian,” said farmer Haise Woldu, 76, gesturing to a church with an ornate brick facade in Engal, set to the backdrop of a jagged mountain range. His town,... Read more »

Why is Omar al-Bashir mediating South Sudan peace talks? | Sudan

Last week, the warring parties in South Sudan agreed to a “permanent” ceasefire, raising hopes of a peace deal to end a devastating civil war that has left tens of thousands of... Read more »

Abiy Ahmed a ‘painkiller, not a cure’ for Ethiopia’s problems | News

Ginchi, Ethiopia – The people in the small town of Ginchi in central Oromia region are mostly farmers, earning their livelihood by working on land like most in Ethiopia. Until about three... Read more »

Eritrea delegation arrives in Ethiopia ahead of landmark talks | Eritrea News

Addis Ababa, Ethiopia – A high-level Eritrean delegation led by foreign minister Osman Saleh arrived in the Ethiopian capital, Addis Ababa for talks on ending the decades-long conflict between the two countries.... Read more »

Ethiopia’s speaker Muferihat Kamil is elected chairperson of ruling … – africanews

africanews Ethiopia’s speaker Muferihat Kamil is elected chairperson of ruling …africanewsThe speaker of Ethiopia’s parliament, Muferihat Kamil has been elected as chairperson of the Southern Ethiopian People’s Democratic Movement (SEPDM), one …Ethiopia’s senior... Read more »

Deadly blast hits Ethiopia PM’s rally as peace deal nears – The Globe and Mail

The Globe and Mail Deadly blast hits Ethiopia PM’s rally as peace deal nearsThe Globe and MailA grenade attack has killed several people at a rally for Ethiopia’s prime minister, after a... Read more »

Explosion at rally for Ethiopia’s new prime minister; state broadcaster reports ‘few’ injured – The Seattle Times

Explosion at rally for Ethiopia’s new prime minister; state broadcaster reports ‘few’ injuredThe Seattle TimesADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia (AP) — Explosion at rally for Ethiopia’s new prime minister; state broadcaster reports ‘few’ injured.... Read more »

Deadly explosion at rally was ‘well-orchestrated attack,’ Ethiopia’s prime minister says – Seattle Times

Deadly explosion at rally was ‘well-orchestrated attack,’ Ethiopia’s prime minister saysSeattle TimesADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia (AP) — Deadly explosion at rally was ‘well-orchestrated attack,’ Ethiopia’s prime minister says. The Associated Press. Previous Story.... Read more »

Ethiopia’s prime minister says ‘a few people’ are dead after blast at rally he was addressing – Tampabay.com

Ethiopia’s prime minister says ‘a few people’ are dead after blast at rally he was addressingTampabay.comADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia (AP) — Ethiopia’s prime minister says ‘a few people’ are dead after blast at... Read more »