An eastern problem for Ethiopia’s new leader | Politics

After almost two months of deliberations, the ruling Ethiopian People’s Revolutionary Democratic Front (EPRDF) has finally chosen a new prime minister to replace the much-criticised Hailemariam Desalegn, who had served since taking... Read more »

Ethiopia has new prime minister, while China-style economics continue

Eric Lafforgue | Art in All of Us | Corbis via Getty Images Ethiopian farmers threshing grain with bullocks on January 18, 2017, in Lalibela, Ethiopia. Ethiopia’s population, the second largest in... Read more »

Ethiopia faces new prime minister in bid to calm protests | Ap

ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia — Ethiopia on Wednesday was poised to welcome a young, outspoken new prime minister as many in Africa’s second most populous nation hoped for an end to the most... Read more »


By Teshome Abebe* It was the best of times, it was the worst of times, it was the age of wisdom, it was the age of foolishness, it was the epoch of... Read more »

WATCH: Goalkeeper in Ethiopia throws ball into his own net, tries to act like it never happened

You never know where the CBS Sports soccer train will take you. From deep in South America to Asia and inbetween, there are always countless moments in world soccer that you just... Read more »

Ethiopia: War-weary South Sudanese find emergency medical care – Ethiopia

Since it began in December 2013, the conflict in South Sudan has forced over two million people from their homes. For those living in the east of the country, the refugee camps... Read more »

An Ethiopian newcomer makes a spicy splash in Alexandria

Sambusa and beer at Makeda. (Scott Suchman/For The Washington Post) Quanta firfir, or beef jerky. (Scott Suchman/For The Washington Post) (Good) Among the world’s most versatile dishes is injera, the spongy fermented... Read more »

British Ambassador hands funds to UK-Ethiopia Social Enterprise – BusinessGhana News

Ambassador Susanna Moorehead handed funds raised at a High Fashion and High Tea networking event to Arakele Fashion Design College British Ambassador to Ethiopia Susanna Moorehead visited Arakele Design College on... Read more »

My family members, friends in Ethiopia now wear Nigerian dresses because of me —Ethiopian Airlines boss confesses

Pretty and delectable Firiehiwot Mekonnen is the General Manager of Ethiopia Airlines in Nigeria.Before rising to her new position, the mother of one was head of traffic and sales in Abuja. Firiehiwot... Read more »

Ethiopia: Women Urged to Have Timely Kidney Diagnosis

By Yosef Ketema The Ethiopian Kidney Association called on fellow women to carry out a usual kidney diagnosis as they are more vulnerable to various kidney infections than men. The Association President... Read more »