Parley between Nigerian, Ethiopian journalists holds in Abuja

Nigerian journalists on Monday evening hosted a delegation of Ethiopian journalists who are in the country for a programme tagged “Uniting African Journalists.” The U.S. Embassy in Abuja Nigeria and Addis Ababa,... Read more »

Ethiopia: U.S. Embassy speaks on recent protest deaths, lauds security restraint

The United States embassy in Ethiopia has reiterated its belief in the right of Ethiopians to express their views by way of peaceful demonstrations. In its latest statement regarding Ethiopia’s internal security... Read more »

How the NSA Built a Secret Surveillance Network for Ethiopia

“A warm friendship connects the Ethiopian and American people,” U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson announced earlier this year. “We remain committed to working with Ethiopia to foster liberty, democracy, economic growth,... Read more »

State Department Warns U.S. citizens of the risks of travel to Ethiopia

Source: U.S. Department of State The Department of State warns U.S. citizens of the risks of travel to Ethiopia due to the potential for civil unrest and arbitrary detention. There continue to be... Read more »

Ethiopia Travel Warning – United State Issued Travel Warning In Ethiopia

U.S. Embassy Released Ethiopia Travel Warning The Government of Ethiopia has demonstrated its ability and willingness to restrict or shut down internet, cellular data, and phone services, impeding the U.S. Embassy’s ability... Read more »

Donald Trump Picks New Ambassador to Ethiopia

July 12, 2017 – US President Donald J. Trump has picked a new Ambassador to Ethiopia, America’s strong anti-terrorism ally in the restive region of East Africa. The new Ambassador, Michael A. Raynor,... Read more »

Ethiopia: Trump Assigns New Ambassador to Ethiopia

US President Donald J. Trump has picked Michael A. Raynor as Ambassador of the United States of America to Ethiopia. Raynor is a career member of the Senior Foreign Service and has... Read more »

Ethiopia: Pariah State? Travel Warnings in the Land of 13 Months of Sunshine

Photo: Long-distance runner Feyisa Lilesa won silver in an exciting race at the Rio Olympics and then used the opportunity to show his support for the protests against the Ethiopian government’s... Read more »

Pariah State?: Travel Warnings in the Land of 13-Months of Sunshine (Ethiopia)

By Alemayehu G. Mariam U.S and U.K. issue warning to their citizens planning travel in  Ethiopia Time was tourists flocked to Ethiopia in search of the “Land of 13-Months of Sunshine” and... Read more »

State Department Issues Travel Warning for Ethiopia

 PHOTO: In Gondar, the castle complex of Emperor Fasilidas, who reigned in Ethiopia from 1632 to 1667. (photo by David Cogswell) The U.S. State Department has issued an updated travel warning for... Read more »