VIDEO: Border residents hopeful for lasting Eritrea-Ethiopia peace accord

Africa © FRANCE 24 screengrab | Many Eritrean and Ethiopian families have been separated by the long-running conflict between the two countries. Video by Nathalie TISSOT Text by FRANCE... Read more »

Ethiopians protesting state of emergency shut down capital, Oromia … – FRANCE 24

FRANCE 24 Ethiopians protesting state of emergency shut down capital, Oromia …FRANCE 24Shops and businesses closed in Ethiopia’s capital and its largest region on Monday to protest a state... Read more »

The revival of the Ethiopia-Djibouti railway line – France 24 Video

In eastern Africa, you can now reliably take the train from Ethiopia’s capital to neighbouring Djibouti. The new railway line – built and paid for by China – went... Read more »

Middle East on a roll to repeal ‘marry the rapist’ laws | Middle East

In recent weeks, the Tunisian, Jordanian, and Lebanese parliaments have repealed provisions in their penal codes that allowed rapists to escape punishment by marrying their victims. Provisions like these,... Read more »

Ethiopia says it shut down internet to stop students from cheating on exams.

Female secondary school students at the AGOHELD orphanage, hospital, training center, and school in 2013 in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia.Getty Images The Netizen Report offers an international snapshot of challenges,... Read more »

France praises Ethiopia over its role in bringing peace and stability in the horn of Africa – Awramba Times

French Envoy Frederic Bontems (L) and Ethiopia’s Foreign Minister Dr. Workneh Gebeyehu The French ambassador to Ethiopia has underlined the indispensable role Addis Ababa plays in matters to do... Read more »

Ethiopia, irreplaceable player in Horn of Africa's peace and stability … – africanews

The French ambassador to Ethiopia has underlined the indispensable role Addis Ababa plays in matters to do with regional peace and security. Frederic Bontems made the observation during a... Read more »

Tsgabu Grmay, first Ethiopian cyclist to race in the Tour de France

On July 2, Tsgabu Grmay will make history as the first Ethiopian to race the Tour de France when he lines up with Lampre-Merida. The 24-year-old made his grand tour... Read more »

Video: Anger among Ethiopia's Oromo minority boils over – FRANCE 24

FOCUS Latest update : 2016-03-30 In recent months, Ethiopia has seen its worst unrest in a decade. Members of Ethiopia’s Oromo ethnic group, which feels left out of the... Read more »

In pictures: Fears mount over Ethiopia's overlooked drought – FRANCE 24

FRANCE 24 In pictures: Fears mount over Ethiopia's overlooked droughtFRANCE 24Ethiopia's government has mitigated much of the fallout of the country's worst drought for decades — but on closer... Read more »