Ethiopia court jails members of outlawed group Ginbot 7

Image copyright AFP Image caption Thousands have been detained since anti-government protests broke out A court in Ethiopia has sentenced more than 30 people to long prison terms for... Read more »

As wild weather hits crops, Ethiopian women turn to savings

GANTA KANACHAMA, Ethiopia (Thomson Reuters Foundation) – Workinesh Denda, a stocky middle-aged woman, arranges hand-made stoves in a neat line in a small shop in Ganta Kanachama village, in... Read more »

Egypt creating African lobby group against Ethiopia dam – Middle East Monitor

Egypt is edging forward to create an African lobby in a bid to defend its position with regards Ethiopia’s Renaissance Dam, the New Khaleej reported. Egyptian newspaper Al-Shorouk stated... Read more »

Oromo group decries ‘ongoing genocide’ in Ethiopia

A new group dedicated to raising awareness of human rights violations in Ethiopia against the Oromo — an Ethiopian ethnic minority with a significant Minnesota presence — held its... Read more »

Ethiopia: Shelter/Non-food items (NFI) Cluster Bulletin Issue 3 – October 2017 – Ethiopia

Monthly update Funding update – Of the 43 MUSD required for the shelter/NFI humanitarian response as per update of the Mid-Year Review, 17.6 MUSD have been mobilized (41%), leaving... Read more »

Ethiopia’s ethnic federalism is being tested

The Economist FOR centuries the city of Harar, on the eastern fringes of the Ethiopian highlands, was a sanctuary, its people protected by a great wall that surrounded the... Read more »

Ethiopia govt admits hundreds killed in ethnic clashes, Oromos worst affected

The Ethiopian government has revised the death toll rising from the ethnic clashes that hit the eastern part of the country. Information Minister, Negeri Lencho, on Monday said hundreds... Read more »

Coke Studio Africa 2017 Kicks off in Ethiopia – Ethiosports

Addis Ababa – Coca-Cola Company celebrates the official launch of its music flagship Coke Studio Africa 2017 in Ethiopia. Being broadcasted in Ethiopia for the second time in its... Read more »

‘Flashpoint’ Festival Looms in Ethiopia

Ethiopian authorities should exercise restraint at a festival held by the country’s largest ethnic group in October, after security forces at last year’s event triggered a fatal stampede by... Read more »

Willowell to celebrate Ethiopian food and music at benefit night for AIDS outreach group

Posted on September 11, 2017 | By Addison Independent LINCOLN — One Love AIDS HIV Awareness Theater is a theater troupe in Hawassa, Ethiopia, which performs shows about AIDS... Read more »