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 »

Ethiopia PM thanks and challenges opposition leaders during key meeting

Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed on Thursday evening met with opposition leaders in the country with a promise to implement radical reforms as promised by the ruling coalition. The 41-year-old who is... Read more »

WHO/AFRO-UK high-level delegation starts visit to Ethiopia – Ethiopia

Addis Ababa, 23, February 2018 – A high level joint WHO/AFRO-UK delegation has been visiting Ethiopia since 20 February 2018. The delegation is led by Dr Matshidiso Moeti, WHO Regional Director for... Read more »

Egypt accepts delay of Ethiopia dam meeting as protests rage

By Associated Press By Associated Press February 18 CAIRO — Egypt’s Foreign Ministry says it accepts Ethiopia’s request to delay a meeting about a dam that Ethiopia is building on the Blue... Read more »

Ethiopia’s PM supports establishing Egyptian industrial zone in Ethiopia

Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi (R) and Ethiopian Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn talk during their meeting in the Egyptian Presidential Palace in Cairo, Egypt, January 18, 2018 – the Egyptian Presidency/Handout via... Read more »

Will Ethiopian aliya be delayed yet again? – Israel News

Ethiopians celebrating in Jerusalem. (photo credit: MARC ISRAEL SELLEM/THE JERUSALEM POST) The continued immigration of thousands of Ethiopian Jews does not appear to be on the agenda of the cabinet... Read more »

Ethiopia: Race to the Bottom – Ethiopia’s Accelerating Crisis

analysis By Dr. Awol Kassim Allo, for Addis Standard An economy in free fall, ever-deepening repression, a deteriorating security, inter-ethnic violence, and a vicious infighting within the ruling party – Ethiopia is... Read more »

Ethiopia: Race to the Bottom – Ethiopia’s Accelerating Crisis

analysis By Dr. Awol Kassim Allo, for Addis Standard An economy in free fall, ever-deepening repression, a deteriorating security, inter-ethnic violence, and a vicious infighting within the ruling party – Ethiopia is... Read more »

IGAD holds fresh South Sudan peace talks in Ethiopia | South Sudan News

South Sudan‘s rival factions are meeting in Ethiopia for another round of talks to end the four-year civil war. The Intergovernmental Authority on Development, or IGAD, is leading the process of bringing... Read more »

Ethiopia to Amend Urban Land Law

Ethiopia is going to amend the legal regime its existing urban land law which came into effect back in 2011. The announcement was made during a meeting called to gather... Read more »