South Sudan’s Kiir, Machar to meet in Ethiopian capital | News

South Sudanese President Salva Kiir and rebel leader Riek Machar are set to meet on Wednesday for their first face-to-face meeting in two years, according to the Ethiopian foreign... Read more »

South Sudan rebel leader Machar to hold talks with President Kiir | News

South Sudanese rebel leader Riek Machar has accepted an invitation from the prime minister of Ethiopia to hold talks with South Sudanese President Salva Kiir in Addis Ababa next week,... Read more »

Ethiopia’s Desalegn says Kiir has failed South Sudan, must step aside

Ethiopia’s former prime minister Hailemariam Desalegn has stressed the need for South Sudan president Salva Kiir to step down and allow the country to be guided to peace by... Read more »

Then Ethiopia Said ‘No’ –

“You can only get a visa into Ethiopia by flying in,” the woman at the Ethiopian embassy shot my hopes down. “Unless you are a Kenyan resident.” April 29,... Read more »

UN envoy sees possible South Sudan deal from talks in Ethiopia – Daily Monitor (press release) (blog)

Daily Monitor (press release) (blog) UN envoy sees possible South Sudan deal from talks in EthiopiaDaily Monitor (press release) (blog)The latest round of Ethiopia-led peace talks on South Sudan... Read more »

War-hit children in S Sudan ‘at risk of imminent death’ | News

More than 250,000 children in war-torn South Sudan are “at risk of imminent death” because of severe malnutrition, a United Nations official has said. Henrietta H Fore, executive director... Read more »

Sudan to link railway network to S. Sudan and Ethiopia

January 3, 2018 (KHARTOUM) – Sudan’s President Omar al-Bashir on Tuesday unveiled plans to build a railway system that links the country to landlocked Ethiopia and South Sudan. Sudan... Read more »

Ethiopia: Love Thy Neighbour –

column By Christian Tesfaye It took hours since coming into effect for the warring factions of South Sudan to break the cease-fire that was signed three days ago. The... Read more »

IGAD holds fresh South Sudan peace talks in Ethiopia | South Sudan News

South Sudan‘s rival factions are meeting in Ethiopia for another round of talks to end the four-year civil war. The Intergovernmental Authority on Development, or IGAD, is leading the... Read more »

Ethiopia sends 200 peacekeepers to South Sudan

Ethiopia has sent 200 peacekeepers to neighbouring South Sudan to help with the restive security situation in the country, the Sudan Tribune reports citing an Ethiopian official. South Sudan’s... Read more »