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, 2018. It is... 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 move was made... 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 Airlines on Monday... 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 Airlines on Monday... Read more »

Feature: Ethiopian Christians celebrate unique three-day Ethiopian epiphany – Xinhua

ADDIS ABABA, Jan. 18 (Xinhua) — Ethiopian Christians across the East African country on Thursday started a three-day Ethiopian epiphany celebration with religious and cultural activities. The Ethiopian epiphany (Timket in Amharic)... Read more »

Egyptian MPs Accuse Sudan of Escalating Tensions

Egyptian MPs have accused Khartoum of escalating tensions with Cairo and renewing Sudanese claims to a disputed border area known as the Hala’ib Triangle. The accusation was made after Sudan on Thursday... Read more »

Ethiopia defeats South Sudan, shoots top of Group B

CECAFA Senior Challenge Cup 2017 (Match Day 3): Ethiopia 3-0 South Sudan (Group B) Rwanda 1-3 Zanzibar (Group A) Abel Yalew scored twice in Ethiopia’s 3-0 victory against South Sudan during a... Read more »

Community invited to Rise Up’s Taste of Ethiopia | Arts-entertainment

Rise Up is inviting the community to a Taste of Ethiopia, Thursday, Nov. 16, 5:30-8 p.m. at the NSU Jazz Lab, 315 N. Muskogee Ave. The event is free and open to... Read more »

Fleeing Hardship, Then Pushed Into Sea, They Landed in a Country at War

“Before boarding the boat, I was dreaming of making a good life outside my country,” said Saeed Shiekh Sayado, 18, from the Amhara region of Ethiopia. “When I was on the boat,... Read more »

Ethiopia, Sweden sign 120 mln USD agreement to support Ethiopia’s development

ADDIS ABABA, July 27 (Xinhua) — Ethiopia and Sweden on Thursday signed a 2.82 billion Ethiopian birr (over 120 million U.S. dollars) grant agreement to enhance climate change resilience and improve livelihood... Read more »