All that glitters is not gold: Can Ethiopia’s new PM deliver?

(OPride) — On April 2, the ruling Ethiopian Peoples Revolutionary Democratic Front (EPRDF) elected Dr. Abiy Ahmed as its first Oromo Prime Minister. People are still celebrating his ascent and analyzing his... Read more »

Ethiopia: Drought – Emergency Appeal Revision 3, n° MDRET016 – Ethiopia

Summary This revised Emergency Appeal seeks a total of some 6,108,307 Swiss francs (reduced from 13,686,550 Swiss francs) to enable the International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies (IFRC) to... Read more »

Ethiopian Disability Rights Advocate Champions Opportunities for Women

Yetnebersh Nigussie had opportunities other girls in rural Ethiopia can only dream of. Unlike her peers growing up in Wollo province, Nigussie wasn’t married off as a young girl or forced to... Read more »

Ethiopian-born billionaire detained in Saudi anti-corruption crackdown

An Ethiopian – born business mogul has been named in an anti-corruption crackdown by the Saudi Arabia government over the weekend. Mohammed Hussein Al Amoudi, 71, was detained along with 11 princes,... Read more »

Ethiopia: Nation Strives to Protect Cyber-Crime

By Yared Gebremeden Nation is building reliable cyber security capacity to prevent any attack that it may encounter, said Information Network Security Agency (INSA). It is building reliable cyber security capacity and... Read more »

Chinese firms constructing 5 industrial zones in Ethiopia – Xinhua

Workers are seen at a construction site in Hawassa, Ethiopia, Feb. 3, 2016. The Hawassa Industrial Park is being built by China Civil Engineering Corporation (CCECC) with a focus on garment manufacture... Read more »

Ethiopia: Finally, the Somali President will Visit Addis

Addis Ababa (HAN) 30 April, 2017 – Public Diplomacy & Regional Security for Stability.The official visits of Somali President Mohammad Abdullah Farmaajo to addis Ababa at the official invitation of Ethiopian Prime... Read more »

Ethiopia: Finally, the Somali President will Visit Addis

Addis Ababa (HAN) 30 April, 2017 – Public Diplomacy & Regional Security for Stability.The official visits of Somali President Mohammad Abdullah Farmaajo to addis Ababa at the official invitation of Ethiopian Prime... Read more »

OFID signs US$111m in loan agreements with Bolivia, Ethiopia and Guinea – Ethiopia

Vienna, Austria, April 24, 2017. The OPEC Fund for International Development (OFID) has signed loan agreements totaling US$111m with partner countries Bolivia, Ethiopia and Guinea on the sidelines of the World Bank... Read more »

Somalia's al-Shabab in comeback, as Ethiopia pulls troops – Fox News

MOGADISHU, Somalia –  Somalia’s Islamic extremist rebels, al-Shabab, are making a comeback, having recently seized four towns and attacked a guesthouse in neighboring Kenya, killing 12. The resurgence of Al-Shabab, which is... Read more »