Premium Value for Wild Coffee

By Jemal Abdu In the evergreen area of Shebe-Belete Gera in the Jimma Zone of the Oromia Region, which is located 394km from the capital Addis Abeba, live 19,618 households whose life... Read more »

Ethiopia Squanders 20 Percent of Electric Power Annually

Some 20 percent of electric power Ethiopia generates is lost due to how the power is used and the inefficient technology in operation, Ethiopian Energy Authority (EEA) has said. Getahun Moges, energy... Read more »

‘I Will Be Very Happy If Ethiopia and Eritrea Ask Me to Help Out Sort Their Differences’

interview By Henok Reta Professor Peter Wallensteen is the Dag Hammarskjold professor of Peace and Conflict Research at Uppsala University, Sweden and is also research professor of Peace Studies at the Joan... Read more »

We can learn a few lessons from Ethiopia

Follow Ethiopia has not been a good example over the decades despite priding itself of not having been colonised. DEVELOP ME WITH TAPIWA GOMO There are number of reasons why the world... Read more »

Take a Hike Across Ethiopia’s Simien Mountains

The Simien Mountains Alamy HAULING MYSELF UP a stony path, the air thins with every breath. Ribbons of mist weave past me and a vulture circles overhead. Just when I think my... Read more »

‘Britain is supporting a dictatorship in Ethiopia’

“Life was good because the land was the land of our ancestors. The village was along the riverside, where you could get drinking water, go fishing and plant mango, banana and papaya. The... Read more »

Fishermen ply Ethiopia’s largest lake in papyrus boats, but hope for better

Bahir Dar, Ethiopia — As other fishermen haul in their catch a little after dawn, Temasgen Zelalem is just beginning to drop his net. Looking weary in the faint morning light, Mr.... Read more »

Banning Import Outdated Used Cars To Be Effective

A new directive to ban the import of outdated second hand cars is to be ratified shortly after the Ethiopian New Year. The government thereby seeks to reduce the number of fuel... Read more »