Gunmen Kill Dangote Cement Country Manager In Ethiopia – Forbes

Forbes Gunmen Kill Dangote Cement Country Manager In EthiopiaForbesDeep Kamara, the country manager of Dangote Cement Ethiopia, has been killed by gunmen. According to reports by the Addis Standard, Reuters and several... Read more »

At Least Seven Protesters Killed by Government Forces during Religious Ceremony

Photo courtesy of Wikimedia Commons On 20 January 2018, government security forces opened fire on protesting participants in a religious ceremony taking place in Woldiya, a small city situated in the Amhara region... Read more »

South Sudan govt, rebel groups sign IGAD ceasefire deal in Ethiopia

South Sudan’s government and rebel groups signed a ceasefire on Thursday in the latest attempt to end a four-year civil war and allow humanitarian groups access to civilians caught in the fighting.... Read more »

Ambo Violence and Deaths ‘Deeply Disturbing’ – US Embassy, Ethiopia

October 28, 2017 – Following reports that 10 people have been killed whiles 20 others have been wounded in Ethiopia’s central town, Ambo, the United States embassy in Ethiopia has described the... Read more »

Heavy fighting erupts in South Sudan near border with Ethiopia

NAIROBI (Reuters) – Heavy fighting erupted on Friday in the South Sudanese town of Pagak near the border with Ethiopia when rebels launched an offensive against government forces, the rebels said. Rebel... Read more »

Ethiopia’s champions in Boston to defend marathon titles | Reuters

BOSTON Ethiopia’s Lemi Berhanu Hayle and Atsede Baysa will line up among the world’s top distance runners on Monday to defend their Boston Marathon titles, with tens of thousands of spectators expected... Read more »

Ethiopia’s Berhanu Hayle seeks a Boston Marathon repeat | Reuters

By Svea Herbst-Bayliss | BOSTON BOSTON Ethiopian runner Lemi Berhanu Hayle will defend his Boston Marathon title in a wide open race on Monday against a men’s field that includes the first... Read more »

Ethiopia set to inaugurate new rail line – Reuters

Reuters Ethiopia set to inaugurate new rail lineReutersEthiopia set to inaugurate new rail line. Tuesday, October 04, 2016 – 01:32. Ethiopia is set to inaugurate a new $4 billion rail line between... Read more »

Ethiopians mark festival of finding Jesus’ cross | Reuters

ADDIS ABABA Orthodox priests lit a bonfire in the heart of the Ethiopian capital Addis Ababa on Monday evening to mark the eve of Meskel, a festival to mark the finding of... Read more »

Social media dubs slow Ethiopian swimmer 'Robel the whale' – CNN International

Story highlights Ethiopian swimmer last in 100m freestyle heats Robel Kiros Habte nicknamed “Robel the whale” The Ethiopian swimmer, ranked 59 out of 59 in the men’s 100m freestyle competition, didn’t upset... Read more »