Kenyatta and Odinga vow to work out differences | News

Kenya’s feuding political leaders have announced they will meet to resolve their differences. President Uhuru Kenyatta and opposition leader Raila Odinga have been at odds since 2017 elections that saw about 100... Read more »

US’ Tillerson to embark on first African nations tour | News

US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson is heading to Africa for his first official trip to the continent. Before leaving, he announced $533 million in humanitarian assistance for several countries affected by... Read more »

Reports Say Merera Gudina & Bekele Gerba Detained Again at Tadias Magazine

Ethiopia Update: Reports Say Merera Gudina & Bekele Gerba Detained Again Published by Tadias Magazine February 24th, 2018 in Featured. News reports from Ethiopia say recently freed opposition leaders Merera Gudina and... Read more »

Don’t underestimate Ethiopia’s crisis | News

Simon Allison in Addis Ababa COMMENT For the past four years, ever since the first serious rumblings of discontent began, it has been difficult to appreciate the scale of the political crisis... Read more »

Ethiopia reveals details of 6-month state of emergency | News

Ethiopia has released new details about the six-month state of emergency ordered last week amid mass anti-government protests, according to state media reports. Siraj Fegessa, minister of defence and head of the... Read more »

Ethiopia: Mass protests ‘rooted in country’s history’ | News

It has been a tumultuous week in Ethiopian politics after the country’s prime minister abruptly resigned and the ruling coalition declared a six-month state of emergency as it seeks to contain mass... Read more »

Ethiopia’s state of emergency to last six months | News

A state of emergency declared in Ethiopia after the resignation of the country’s prime minister will last for six months, the minister of defence has said, as the government seeks to stem... Read more »

Ethiopia names team for IAAF/Trinidad Alfonso World Half Marathon Championships Valencia 2018| News

Ethiopia’s fastest man and woman over 13.1 miles this year have been named on the national team for the IAAF/Trinidad Alfonso World Half Marathon Championships Valencia 2018 on 24 March. Six... Read more »

Ethiopia declares state of emergency after PM quits | News

Ethiopia has declared a state of emergency, a day after the country’s prime minister abruptly resigned. The measure was announced on Friday by the Council of Ministers, the Ethiopian government’s cabinet, according to... Read more »

Ethiopia prime minister Hailemariam Desalegn resigns | News

Hailemariam Desalegn says he has submitted his resignation as both Ethiopia’s prime minister and chairman of the country’s ruling coalition. Hailemariam‘s announcement comes amid a political crisis and lingering unrest in the Horn of... Read more »