Ethiopia: US$280.4 million required for prioritized life-saving interventions – Ethiopia

(Addis Ababa, 24 May 2018): The Government of Ethiopia and humanitarian partners have released updated immediate humanitarian funding priorities, highlighting the most critical gaps in the Ethiopia Humanitarian and Disaster Resilience Plan... Read more »

Canadian freed after 11 years in an Ethiopian jail calls for inquiry into Ottawa’s response

OTTAWA—A Canadian man who was jailed in Ethiopia for 11 years is calling for an investigation into the federal government’s handling of his case, which began as he fled war-ravaged Somalia in... Read more »

‘I expected to die in there’: Canadian jailed in Ethiopia for 11 years wants Ottawa to learn from his ordeal

A Canadian citizen who spent 11 years in an Ethiopian prison is calling on the government to learn from the failures in his case, and make sure it never happens again. “I... Read more »

Canadian freed after 11 years in an Ethiopian jail calls for inquiry into Ottawa’s response

OTTAWA—A Canadian man who was jailed in Ethiopia for 11 years is calling for an investigation into the federal government’s handling of his case, which began as he fled war-ravaged Somalia in... Read more »

Ethiopia: Chinese Firm Builds-Up Pharma With U.S.$85 Million

By Binyam Sisay An aggregate of five billion units of capsules and tablets will be produced a year SanSheng Pharmaceutical, a wing of the publicly listed Chongqing Sansheng Industrial Company in China,... Read more »

Ethiopia: Recent Killings in Ethiopia Point to Difficult Times for Dangote Cement

By Allan Olingo Dangote Cement, which three years ago took East Africa by storm, is facing a hard time in the region, especially after the recent killing of three of its employees... Read more »

Ethiopia to make Emperor Menelik’s palace a tourist site

The palace of Minilik was built 100 years ago by King Menelik II and this year, Ethiopian government will make it a tourist site. The Menelik Palace contains several residences, halls, chapels,... Read more »

Ethiopia PM in Saudi Arabia, first official trip outside Africa

Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed departed the country on Thursday for a state visit to Saudi Arabia. The trip is his first outside Africa after three visits to neighbouring countries. State-media EBC... Read more »

Ethiopia Probes Killing of Dangote Cement Country Manager

Ethiopian authorities are investigating the murder of the country manager of Dangote Cement Plc, the manufacturer owned by Africa’s richest man, and two other staff. Unidentified gunmen shot dead Deep Kamra, his... Read more »

Ethiopian Air Seeks Africa Dominance With New Carriers, Jet Deal

Ethiopian Airlines Enterprise plans to establish half a dozen international offshoots before the end of the year as Africa’s biggest carrier steps up efforts to dominate markets across the continent. Ethiopian will... Read more »