Ethiopia govt investigating foreign bank account of appointees – PM

Ethiopia Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed has reiterated his stance on financial transparency in a meeting with top government appointees including members of cabinet. The state-affiliated Fana Broadcasting Corporate reported that the premier... Read more »


Siraj Fegessa Author’s Note: This commentary is aimed at the Diaspora Ethiopian media. It aims to accomplish two objectives. First, I aim to openly challenge the Diaspora Ethiopian media not to become... Read more »

Ethiopians warned against intimidating MPs to vote against state of emergency

The Command Post charged with implementing a state of emergency in Ethiopia has warned against individuals who it says are ‘intimidating members of parliament’. Local media portal Addis Standard reported that the... Read more »

KEFI Minerals PLC notes lifting of state of emergency in Ethiopia

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Ethiopia: Ministry Admonishes Illegal Ethiopians in Saudi to Return Soon

Photo: IOM Ethiopian migrants from Saudi Arabia. By Yohanes Jemaneh Ministry of Foreign Affairs indicated that only 200 Ethiopians have been repatriated from Saudi Arabia following the Gulf country’s 90-day amnesty granted... Read more »

African Union Commission: Who will be the next chair?

The African Union, the 54-member states continental body, will elect on Monday a new commission chairperson to replace outgoing leader Dr Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma, who is not seeking a second term after finishing... Read more »

Ethiopia to release suspects arrested under state emergency decree – Sudan Tribune

By Tesfa-Alem Tekle December 18,2016 (ADDIS ABABA) – Ethiopian authorities said on Saturday that thousands of suspects arrested under the state of emergency decree would be freed. Demonstrators chant slogans while flashing... Read more »

"You are safe here… welcome to Ethiopia" – SA explorer expresses shame over …

Cape Town – Explorer, philanthropist and all round colourful character, Kingsley Holgate, has expressed his shame over the recent spate of xenophobic attacks that broke out across South Africa earlier this week. ... Read more »
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President Obama nominate Ethiopian-American Mimi Alemayehou for Key administration post

WASHINGTON – Today, President Barack Obama announced his intent to nominate the following individuals including Ethiopian – American Mimi Alemayehou to key administration posts: James F. Entwistle, Ambassador to the Democratic Republic... Read more »