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... 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... 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 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... 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... 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... 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... 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... 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... 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... Read more »