Ethiopia bus crash: At least 38 killed

Story highlights Many of the passengers were students, state-run news agency says Deadly traffic accidents are common in Ethiopia The crash took place Monday in Legambo, a mountainous area... Read more »

Somalia parliament rejects Somaliland’s Berbera port deal with DP World, Ethiopia

Somalia’s lower house of parliament on Monday backed the federal government’s rejection of the Berbera port deal entered into by semi-autonomous Somaliland, Ethiopia and DP World. A Voice of... Read more »

Ethiopia Oromia shutdown strike enters day 2 with strict compliance

The social shutdown prompted by Ethiopian activists against a recently imposed state of emergency has entered day two with full compliance. The three-day strike called by pro-democracy activists and... Read more »

Ethiopians protesting state of emergency shut down capital, Oromia … – FRANCE 24

FRANCE 24 Ethiopians protesting state of emergency shut down capital, Oromia …FRANCE 24Shops and businesses closed in Ethiopia’s capital and its largest region on Monday to protest a state... Read more »

Ethiopia’s OPDO walking tightrope over state of emergency ratification

A bloc in Ethiopia’s ruling coalition is faced with a tight task in an upcoming parliamentary vote to ratify a state of emergency (SoE) imposed by government reportedly to... Read more »

Ethiopia, China vow to deepen ties in strategic areas – Xinhua

ADDIS ABABA, Jan. 29 (Xinhua) — Ethiopian and China on Monday announced their commitment to strengthen partnership in areas of strategic interest. The two countries affirmed this during a... Read more »

Ethiopian PM urges citizens to support establishment of pan African center – Xinhua

ADDIS ABABA, Jan. 15 (Xinhua) — Ethiopian Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn on Monday called on all Ethiopians to support the establishment of Ethiopia’s pan African center, which will tribute... Read more »

Ethiopian President to Start Official Visit to Cuba on Monday – Prensa Latina

Prensa Latina Ethiopian President to Start Official Visit to Cuba on MondayPrensa LatinaHavana, Jan 7 (Prensa Latina) The president of the Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia, Mulatu Teshome Wirtu,... Read more »

Ethiopia establishes national council to boost construction industry – Xinhua

ADDIS ABABA, Dec. 25 (Xinhua) — The Ethiopian government officially launched the Construction Industry Transformation Council on Monday in a bid to add new impetus to the country’s growing... Read more »

Ethiopia unveils 375 mln USD national electric power project – Xinhua

File photo shows the 230 kv Ashegoda Wind Power Project substation near Mekelle Town, 783 km north of Addis Ababa, capital of Ethiopia, Oct. 25, 2013. The project generates... Read more »