A Man Who Fired A Gun in Ethiopian Embassy Expelled to Ethiopia

According to reports from The Hill and ESAT television an Ethiopian man who allegedly fired a gun during a protest this week at the Ethiopian embassy in Washington, D.C., has left the... Read more »

The 2nd Ethiopia Banking and ICT Summit to be held in November

  Addis Ababa, Ethiopia – The 2nd Annual Ethiopia Banking and ICT summit will take place here on November 21, 2014. The one day summit is designed to highlight the key Investment... Read more »

The US Has Higher Income Inequality Than Britain. And Bangladesh. And Ethiopia

This month, Bloomberg Rankings dove into U.S. census data to measure the level of economic equality in each of 435 congressional districts—a useful endeavor, given all the recent political attention on inequality.... Read more »

War criminal or hero: the legacy of Ethiopia’s Meles Zenawi

Ethiopian Prime Minister Meles Zenawi has died. The news of Zenawi’s passing has made headlines around the globe and many saw him as an exceptional leader in Africa. Although numerous people feel... Read more »
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Security Council to consider new Eritrea sanctions

UNITED NATIONS — The Security Council will begin Tuesday discussing a draft resolution on imposing new sanctions on Eritrea for what a UN report describes as destabilizing actions in East Africa. Neighbor... Read more »

USA launches US$100 million HIV program in Ethiopia

APA Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) The United States Government launched on Thursday in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia a five-year US$100 million program to carry out a “comprehensive and sustainable” program for orphans and vulnerable... Read more »

US renews travel warning to Eritrea, borders to Ethiopia

By Tesfa-Alem Tekle (ADDIS ABABA) – The United States has warned US citizens against travelling to Eritrea, strongly advising that Americans on ships and sailing vessels to not attempt to dock in... Read more »