Human Rights Watch urges Kenya to speak up against Ethiopia crackdown

Human Rights senior researcher for Horn of Africa, Felix Horne , said Kenya should end its silence and speak up against Ethiopia’s crackdown on dissent. In his op-ed published on Kenya’s weekly, The... Read more »

Ethiopia says refugees have returned from Kenya, warns NGOs and media

The Command Post implementing a state of emergency in Ethiopia has said that majority of Ethiopians who fled the country following the army’s killing of civilians in Moyale town have returned to... Read more »

Why the state of emergency in Ethiopia could destabilise the Horn of Africa

Former Ethiopian Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn sent shock waves through the region when he abruptly tendered his resignation. Desalegn said that he had made the decision to facilitate efforts towards political reforms... Read more »

Ethiopia crisis is ‘the beginning of the end of autocracy’ – Kenyan security expert

A Kenyan conflict analysis resolution expert says Kenya must employ diplomatic channels to help Ethiopia out of the current political crisis it finds itself in. According to Hassan Khannenje, the current state... Read more »

Ethiopia to remain East Africa’s fastest growing economy – 2018 World Bank forecast

The Ethiopian economy will maintain its growth lead for the East African region according to the latest World Bank report. The economy, however, dropped a step in growth forecast in the Sub-Saharan... Read more »

Sudan to link railway network to S. Sudan and Ethiopia

January 3, 2018 (KHARTOUM) – Sudan’s President Omar al-Bashir on Tuesday unveiled plans to build a railway system that links the country to landlocked Ethiopia and South Sudan. Sudan Railways passenger train... Read more »

Ethiopia signs Sh400 billion deal to build geothermal plants :: Kenya

Power deal. Ethiopia has signed an agreement to build two geothermal power plants at a combined cost of $4 billion (Sh400 billion), to be run by the country’s first privately-owned utility. ALSO... Read more »

The Standard – Kenya: Football: U-20 team ready for Ethiopia | The Standard

77 Kenya’s Under-20 women’s team has intensified preparations at Kenyatta Stadium in Machakos County ahead of their Fifa U-20 World Cup qualifiers against Ethiopia. The match will be played at the Hawass... Read more »

Complete Sports Nigeria | Flamingoes To Face Ethiopia Or Kenya In U-17 WWC Qualifiers

By James Agberebi: Nigeria national U-17 women’s team, the Flamingoes, will face either Ethiopia or Kenya in the first round of African qualifiers for the 2018 FIFA U-17 Women’s World Cup in Uruguay.... Read more »

Safaricom eyes northern Kenya in Ethiopia fibre optics deal

Companies Friday, August 4, 2017 6:00 By DAVID HERBLING Technicians work on fibre optic cables in Nakuru. FILE PHOTO | NMG  Safaricom has acquired... Read more »