Ethiopia: Hailemariam Desalegn met former President Mengistu Hailemariam

Hailemariam Desalegn with Mengistu Hailemariam Former Ethiopian President Colonel Mengistu Hailemariam has met with Ethiopia’s former Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn in Zimbabwe’s capital Harare on Wednesday. The surprise meeting between Hailemariam, who... Read more »

Government delays Aliyah of Ethiopian Jews

Eight thousand Ethiopian Jews residing in Addis Ababa and Gondar, some of whose families have already immigrated to Israel, are still waiting for the government to reach a decision regarding their immigration... Read more »

South Sudan rivals meet in Khartoum for peace talks | South Sudan News

South Sudan President Salva Kiir and rebel leader Riek Machar have expressed hope for a breakthrough as they kicked off peace talks in neighbouring Sudan – but there was no sign of... Read more »

Activists to demonstrate for Ethiopia’s remaining Jews outside Deri’s home – Israel News

“If I’m Jewish, my brother is too” poster from the Campaign for the Aliya of Ethiopia’s Remaining Jews. (photo credit: Courtesy) The Ethiopian community is returning to the streets to... Read more »

Ethiopia govt investigating foreign bank account of appointees – PM

Ethiopia Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed has reiterated his stance on financial transparency in a meeting with top government appointees including members of cabinet. The state-affiliated Fana Broadcasting Corporate reported that the premier... Read more »

Ethiopia: A New Round of Consultations On the Renaissance Dam in Addis Ababa

A new round of consultations on Ethiopian Renaissance Dam was launched in Addis Ababa on Saturday 5/5/2018. The 9 hour round included three way closed door meetings attended by the Ministers of... Read more »

Egypt unhappy with progress on Ethiopia dam talks ahead of May 15 meeting

Egypt said on Sunday it wants talks over a dam Ethiopia is building speeded up in a sign of its apparent frustration over what it sees as footdragging by Addis Ababa over... Read more »

Sudan’s al-Bashir, Ethiopia’s premier discuss bilateral relations

April 21, 2018 (KHARTOUM) – The Sudanese President Omer al-Bashir and Ethiopia’s Prime Minister, Abiy Ahmed Ali on Saturday discussed bilateral cooperation between the two countries in all fields. Al-Bashir, who arrived... Read more »

Ethiopia’s new PM to address Ethiopians, diplomatic community Sunday – Xinhua

ADDIS ABABA, April 14 (Xinhua) — Ethiopia’s new Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed, who is currently addressing the various groups of the Ethiopian society, will meet 25,000 representatives of the Ethiopian community and... Read more »

Egypt rejects reports blaming it for Nile dam talks failure

FILE – In this Wednesday, April 29, 2015 file photo, a pleasure boat carrying tourists and locals sails in the Nile River at sunset in Aswan, Egypt. Egypt has criticized reports blaming... Read more »