South Sudan Government, Rebels Gather for Peace Talks in Ethiopia

South Sudan Government, Rebels Gather for Peace Talks in Ethiopia Source: VOA News Delegates for South Sudan’s warring sides have gathered in Ethiopia for peace talks, following weeks of violence that... Read more »
Addis Ababa residents standing in long lines to buy sugar and edible oil

Ethiopia: Govt Start Selling Cooking Oil and Sugar

VOA: Ethiopia’s government has begun selling some basic food items directly to consumers after imposing price controls that created shortages in the marketplace. Long lines are becoming a regular sight in Addis... Read more »

U.S. Special Envoy Gration Traveling to Sudan and Ethiopia

Office of the Spokesman Washington, DC May 4, 2010 U.S. Special Envoy to Sudan Scott Gration is currently traveling to Sudan and Ethiopia from May 3, 2010 to May 9, 2010. In... Read more »

Ethiopian Gov’t Contracts Dubai Co. to Import Vehicles, Urgent

Funds are to come from the MoFED’s 1b Br contingency budget The government gave a 50 million Br vehicle supply contract to a Dubai company, dropping offers made by established local suppliers.... Read more »

Eritrean Rebels Says They Killed 11 Government Soldiers

By Tesfa-Alem Tekle Reuters Friday, April 23, 2010 MAKELLE, Ethiopia (Reuters) – Two Eritrean rebel groups said they killed 11 government soldiers and wounded some 20 others in a coordinated attack on... Read more »