ANC condemns bomb blasts in Zimbabwe, Ethiopia

JOHANNESBURG – The African National Congress has condemned the two separate bomb blasts on Saturday at a Zanu PF rally in White City Stadium in Bulawayo, Zimbabwe, and the deadly blast at... Read more »

Ethiopia focuses three stages of economic change

Lee Kasumba met with the Ethiopian Ambassador to South Africa before heading to the horn of Africa to get a feel of the country and what she should look out for. Kasumba... Read more »

Ethiopia shifts coffee fields uphill over climate change

HAMBELA, Ethiopia – Few countries take coffee as seriously as Ethiopia – and that’s not only because it prides itself as being the source of the prized Arabica bean. READ: Ethiopian migrant turns... Read more »

At least 32 dead in Ethiopia landslides

ADDIS ABABA – Landslides caused by heavy rain killed at least 32 people in southern Ethiopia at the weekend, the government said on Monday. Nine people died in the Gamo Gofa... Read more »

Zuma arrives in Ethiopia for AU Summit

ADDIS ABABA – President Jacob Zuma arrived in Ethiopia on Friday to attend the 30th Ordinary Session of the Assembly of Heads of State and Government of the African Union. The... Read more »

Ethiopian opposition leader calls for dialogue

BURAYU – Ethiopia’s government needs to hold negotiations with the country’s most-popular opposition parties or risk the return of destabilising protests, veteran dissident Merera Gudina said in an interview, days after leaving prison.... Read more »

Mathibele ends Ethiopia’s dominance in Soweto Marathon

JOHANNESBURG – The flag of Lesotho waved proudly at the Soweto Marathon as Tsepo Mathibele ended Ethiopia’s dominance at the event. The 24th Soweto Marathon took place in the Johannesburg township... Read more »

Ethiopia’s Oromo protest on stampede anniversary

BISHOFTU – An Ethiopian religious festival transformed on Sunday into a rare moment of open defiance to the government one year after a stampede started by police killed dozens at the gathering.... Read more »

Ethiopia’s Abera leads men’s elite field

AMSTERDAM – Organisers of the TCS Amsterdam Marathon believe the course record could fall at the IAAF Gold Label road race on October 15. Ethiopian Tesfaye Abera, Amos Kipruto, Edwin Kiptoo... Read more »

Ethiopia’s Abera leads men’s elite field

AMSTERDAM – Organisers of the TCS Amsterdam Marathon believe the course record could fall at the IAAF Gold Label road race on October 15. Ethiopian Tesfaye Abera, Amos Kipruto, Edwin Kiptoo... Read more »