Ethiopia removes ‘terrorist’ label from three opposition groups

ADDIS ABABA (Reuters) – Ethiopia removed three opposition groups from its list of “terrorist” organizations on Thursday, the latest sign of Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed charting a new course for one of... Read more »

Leaders of Ethiopia and Eritrea to Meet Soon, Ministry Says

The leaders of Ethiopia and Eritrea will meet soon, Ethiopia’s Foreign Ministry said, the latest sign of thawing relations between the Horn of Africa nations at odds since a border war two... Read more »

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 Africa neighbor and... 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 dam is a... 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 effort to showcase... 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 (Reuters) – Ethiopia’s... 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 started writing for... 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 detained for a... 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 16, 2018. On... 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 protests in a... Read more »