The Fate of Independent Candidates

By Neamin Ashenafi Politicians not affiliated with any party a.k.a. independent candidates have performed well in many elections around the world. For instance, according to historical documents, US presidents without a major... Read more »

Electoral Board to Approve Funds for Parties Election Campaigns

By Snetsehay Assefa The opposition criticized formula as beneficiary to EPRDF The support to be granted to political parties for the purpose of election is going to be approved in a week’s... Read more »

Defence Force – Nine Charged with Espionage

By Tamiru Tsige Seven Ethiopian and two Eritrean nationals this week were charged with espionage on Ethiopia’s defence force stationed at the Ethio-Eritrean border. The charge filed at the nineteenth criminal bench... Read more »

Ethiopia Tests Thousands for HIV in Record Attempt

In this photo taken Sunday, Nov. 30, 2014, a medical personal administers an AIDS test in Gambella, Ethiopia, More than 3,300 people were tested for HIV Sunday in the Ethiopian region of... Read more »

Ethiopia Hopes to Set World Record for HIV Tests

Ethiopia is attempting to set a world record for the number of HIV tests carried out in one day. The country’s health officials said Tuesday they hope to break the record this... Read more »

Ethiopia hopes to set world record for HIV tests

ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia (AP) — Ethiopia is attempting to set a world record for the number of HIV tests carried out in one day. The country’s health officials said Tuesday they hope... Read more »

UM gets anonymous $25M grant to curb maternal deaths in Ethiopia

Dr. Senait Fisseha at St. Paul’s Hospital Millennium Medical College in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia.Courtesy of Michigan Photography  Women’s health continues to be a burgeoning issue Ethiopia, where the maternal mortality ratio is... Read more »

Ethiopia’s Tech Industry Emerges

By Hiruy Fekre As people go online to meet and interact with friends and relatives or put up their latest photos, young homegrown entrepreneurs are creating money making opportunities and getting their... Read more »

Dialysis, Kidney Transplant in Pipeline, Health Ministry Says

The Ministry of Health (MoH) disclosed on Tuesday that preparation is underway to begin the full treatment of kidney related diseases in the country, something that has been the most unaffordable and... Read more »