Ethiopia opens plant to turn waste into energy

AFP – Ethiopia on Sunday inaugurated a power plant which converts waste into energy, next to a filthy open-air dump in Addis Ababa where a landslide last year killed... Read more »

Pope singles out ‘good news’ about Ethiopia-Eritrea conflict

Pope Francis blesses the crowd as he recites the Angelus noon prayer from the window of his studio overlooking St.Peter’s Square, at the Vatican, Sunday, July 1,... Read more »

Esayas Jira elected as new boss of Ethiopia Football Federation

Esayas Jira, the newly elected president of Ethiopia’s Football Federation Esayas Jira has been voted in as the new head of Ethiopia’s Football Federation (EFF), following a long and... Read more »

At least 32 dead in Ethiopia landslides: official

By AFPMore by this Author Landslides caused by heavy rain killed at least 32 people in southern Ethiopia over the weekend, the government said on Monday. The Government Communication... Read more »

Saudi Arabia ‘to release 1,000 Ethiopian prisoners’ | Ethiopia News

Saudi Arabia has agreed to release 1,000 Ethiopian nationals who have been in prison in the Gulf state for a variety of offences, Ethiopian state-affiliated media said. The decision... Read more »

Saudi Arabia ‘to release 1,000 Ethiopian prisoners’ | Ethiopia News

Saudi Arabia has agreed to release 1,000 Ethiopian nationals who have been in prison in the Gulf state for a variety of offences, Ethiopian state-affiliated media said. The decision... Read more »

Ethiopia’s new PM to address Ethiopians, diplomatic community Sunday – Xinhua

ADDIS ABABA, April 14 (Xinhua) — Ethiopia’s new Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed, who is currently addressing the various groups of the Ethiopian society, will meet 25,000 representatives of the... Read more »

Ethiopia Arrests a Dozen Opposition Activists Over Flag Display

Ethiopian police arrested 12 opposition activists, including previously freed detainees, after they displayed a flag that differs from the official national banner. Those arrested include four members of the... Read more »

Car accident killed 4 in Central Ethiopia – Xinhua

ADDIS ABABA, Feb. 11 (Xinhua) — A car accident in Ethiopia’s central Oromia regional state has killed four people, a regional official said on Sunday. Aschalew Alemu, Public Relations... Read more »

Ethiopian Airlines to offer direct Chicago-to-Africa flights

Ethiopian Airlines to offer direct Chicago-to-Africa flights Associated Press Chicago’s O’Hare International Airport will soon offer its first direct flights to Africa. The Chicago Department of Aviation and Ethiopian... Read more »