Internet in eastern Ethiopia shut down after regional violence

NAIROBI (Reuters) – Authorities have shut off Internet access in eastern Ethiopia amid an outbreak of violence there, residents said on Wednesday, a sign of the challenges facing reformist... Read more »

Ethiopia: Hailemariam Desalegn met former President Mengistu Hailemariam

Hailemariam Desalegn with Mengistu Hailemariam Former Ethiopian President Colonel Mengistu Hailemariam has met with Ethiopia’s former Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn in Zimbabwe’s capital Harare on Wednesday. The surprise meeting... Read more »

ኢትዮ ቴሌኮም በስልክ አገልግሎት ላይ የታሪፍ ቅናሽ አደረገ

ኢትዮ ቴሌኮም በስልክ አገልግሎት ላይ የታሪፍ ቅናሽ አደረገ አዲስ አበባ ፣ ነሐሴ 16 ፣ 2010 (ኤፍ ቢ ሲ) ኢትዮ ቴሌኮም በስልክ አገልግሎት የታሪፍ ቅናሽ ማድረጉን አስታወቀ። ኢትዮ ቴሌኮም ዛሬ... Read more »

Jawar Mohammed’s red-carpet return signals Ethiopia’s political sea change

Jawar Mohammed addresses a news conference upon arriving in Addis Ababa in August. Photograph: Tiksa Negeri/Reuters Guardian – Jawar Mohammed never travels alone. When the US-based Ethiopian activist returned... Read more »

Ethiopia: Paramilitaries ‘Kill At Least 40’ in Oromia Region

Officials say paramilitary forces from the Somali region carried out cross-border attacks in Oromia’s East Hararghe. At least 40 people were killed by paramilitary forces in eastern Ethiopia over... Read more »

Ethiopia opens plant to turn waste into energy

AFP – Ethiopia on Sunday inaugurated a power plant which converts waste into energy, next to a filthy open-air dump in Addis Ababa where a landslide last year killed... Read more »

After 20 Years of Silence, Strangers in Ethiopia and Eritrea Call to Say Hello

By Megan Specia | NYT “I don’t know you, you don’t know me, but I am from Ethiopia and I am so excited to talk to you.” That was... Read more »

Breaking: Eritrean President Isaias Afewerki to Visit Ethiopia

AddisNews: Eritrean President Isaias Afewerki to Visit Ethiopia This Coming Saturday, July 14, 2018 According to reports from a notice sent to Ethiopian local government offices and social media... Read more »

Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed’s first 100 days

This article describes the stellar accomplishments made in the past 100 days since the swearing-in of Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed. 1. Fostered Internal Stability Today marks the 100th day... Read more »

Ethiopian Airlines to Resume Flights to Asmara, Eritrea

ADDIS ABABA- Ethiopian Airlines disclosed that it has finalized preparations to resume daily flights to Asmara, Eritrea as of July 18 with the most technologically advanced commercial aircraft, the... Read more »