Church prepares for Ethiopia mission trip

An Ashford woman plans to help the people, and especially the children, of Ethiopia become more self sufficient during a 10-day mission trip to the country later this week. Cynthia Telfair-Smith will... Read more »

Ethiopia under fire over prosecution of Zone 9 bloggers

July 20, 2014 (NAIROBI) – International condemnation mounts against Ethiopia following a Federal High Court’s decision on Friday to press charges against a group of nine Ethiopian bloggers and journalists. The bloggers... Read more »

Yemen ‘extradites’ Ethiopia opposition leader

An exiled Ethiopian opposition leader with British citizenship, who was sentenced to death in absentia, has been extradited to Addis Ababa, according to his group. Andargachew Tsige, secretary-general of Ginbot 7 (labelled... Read more »

Ethiopia asks Yemen to extradite activist

Ethiopia has called on Yemen to extradite the leader of an outlawed opposition group to face terrorism charges. Andargachew Tsige, secretary-general of Ginbot 7, was arrested while transiting through Sanaa airport last week,... Read more »

2013 Africa Cup of Nations draw : Ethiopia grouped with Nigeria, Zambia and Burkina faso

The 2013 Africa Cup of Nations draw was made tonight. The 16 qualified teams now know their fate and have been drawn into four groups of four teams. Group A sees hosts... Read more »

Journalists group petition Zenawi over media rights

Reporters Without Borders lobby group has voiced concern about the harsh climate for journalists in recent weeks in Ethiopia. In a letter to Ethiopian Prime Minister Meles Zenawi, the journalists have asked... Read more »