Ethiopia Appoints New Army Chief After Peace Vow to Eritrea

Ethiopia’s prime minister appointed a new army chief of staff with a specialist’s background on Eritrea, days after authorities said they’d implement a peace deal with their Horn of... Read more »

Ethiopia unhappy with Egypt’s ‘unconstructive’ comments on Nile dam project

The Ethiopian foreign affairs ministry has accused Egypt of constantly giving unconstructive comments on the Great Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD) which is being built on the River Nile. The... Read more »

From Ethiopia to Winnipeg, med student’s a role model

Abseret Hailu is proud of her Ethiopian heritage. Since 2011, the 24-year-old University of Manitoba medical student has volunteered with the Ethio-Canadian Cultural Academy. The organization started as an... Read more »

Ethiopia’s new premier reshuffles cabinet as part of reform bid

Ethiopia’s newly elected Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed addresses the members of parliament inside the House of Peoples’ Representatives in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia April 19, 2018. REUTERS/Tiksa Negeri ADDIS ABABA... Read more »

Ethiopia deports British journalist over accreditation issue

Ethiopian immigration officials have deported a British journalist over an accreditation row that both sides are disputing. William Davison, who was a Bloomberg reporter for seven years before he... Read more »

Ethiopia Deports Journalist, Arrests Blogger

Ethiopia has deported British journalist William Davison because of accreditation issues. The news agency says Davison, a Guardian reporter who previously worked for Bloomberg, was deported Wednesday after being... Read more »

Is the Ethiopian military on execution-style killing spree under the cover of martial law?

(OPride) — Ethiopia’s federal security forces have killed more than a dozen civilians and wounded over 50 others since authorities imposed a sweeping nationwide state of emergency on February... Read more »

No military military takeover in Ethiopia: minister

ADDIS ABABA. – Ethiopia’s defence minister has ruled out a military takeover a day after the east African nation declared a new state of emergency amid the worst anti-government... Read more »

Ethiopian Cabinet declares state of emergency after protests force prime minister’s resignation – Los Angeles Times

Los Angeles Times Ethiopian Cabinet declares state of emergency after protests force prime minister’s resignationLos Angeles TimesHailemariam Desalegn announces his resignation as Ethiopian prime minister on Thursday, Feb. 15,... Read more »

Ethiopia bans protests, publications that incite violence during emergency rule

ADDIS ABABA (Reuters) – Ethiopia’s state of emergency imposed on Friday includes a ban on protests and publications that incite violence, Defense Minister Siraj Fegessa said on Saturday. The... Read more »