Week-long riots in southern Ethiopia leave 15 dead: media – Xinhua

ADDIS ABABA, June 16 (Xinhua) — A week of riots in various parts of Ethiopia’s Southern regional state has left 15 people dead, a regional official said on Saturday. Solomon Hailu, Head... Read more »

Ethiopia’s Abiy Ahmed is transforming the country in just a few months

On Tuesday (June 5), the government made three major and politically consequential announcements: it lifted the state of emergency imposed shortly after former Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn resigned, announced plans to liberalize... Read more »

From Ethiopia to Winnipeg, med student’s a role model

Abseret Hailu is proud of her Ethiopian heritage. Since 2011, the 24-year-old University of Manitoba medical student has volunteered with the Ethio-Canadian Cultural Academy. The organization started as an effort to showcase... Read more »

By managing drought, Ethiopia now serves as a model for its neighbours

The Horn of Africa is suffering its worst drought in decades, with devastating humanitarian consequences. Two districts in South Sudan are officially in famine. Areas of Somalia and Yemen are on the... Read more »

Ethiopia claims success in quashing wave of anti-government unrest – Financial Times

The government of Ethiopia has vowed to crush all threats to its economic model and insists it is succeeding in restoring order as it grapples with the most serious threat to its... Read more »

Ethiopia lacks a model of leadership

In January, 2016, Ethiopian Foreign Minister Tedros Adhanom was nominated as Africa’s candidate for director general of the UN World Health Organization. Just this past week, former New York City mayor Michael... Read more »

How beauty trends in Ethiopia have changed over the last 100 years in video – Daily Mail

Model Feven G. showcases the hair and make-up trends, which are created by a professional stylist and make-up artist The video begins in the 1910s and ends at present day, demonstrating how... Read more »

How beauty trends in Ethiopia have changed over the last 100 years in video

Model Feven G. showcases the hair and make-up trends, which are created by a professional stylist and make-up artist The video begins in the 1910s and ends at present day, demonstrating how... Read more »

Ethiopia’s Economic Miracle Is Running Out of Steam

Just over 30 years ago, Ethiopia’s famine regularly made the news. Gruesome accounts of up to a million deaths stemming from drought and civil war captured the attention of aid agencies, sympathetic governments,... Read more »

Ethiopia: Censorship “We need to know what’s happening in Addis Ababa“

Addis Ababa (HAN) January 27, 2015- Public diplomacy and National Security Issues. Ethiopia is the second most populous country in Africa, but poor infrastructure and a government monopoly over the telecommunications sector have... Read more »