Pre-Revenue Testing of Addis Ababa Light Railway Launched

Pre-revenue testing of Addis Ababa light railway was launched today(February 2/2015). Prime Minister Hailemariam Dessalegn, Deputy Prime minister Demeke Mekonnen, Foreign affairs Minister Dr Tedros Adhanom, Addis Ababa Mayor,... Read more »

Ethiopia’s Electoral Board Decides On UDJ and AEUP Fate

The National Electoral Board of Ethiopia (NEBE) has today announced its decision on the leadership fate of two of the major opposition parties rocked by split: Union for Democracy... Read more »

"The Amount of Input Allocated to Health Is Very Minimal Compared With Problem Magnitude"

interview Mengistu Asnake (PhD) was born and attended primary and secondary education in Addis Ababa. He later went to Gondar to study medicine. He served in Hararghe, eastern part... Read more »

Ethiopia: The challenges Radicalization is Posing to Africa

Addis Ababa (HAN) January 31, 2015 – Public diplomacy  and National Security issues. Ethiopian Foreign Minister Tedros meets Linda Thomas-Greenfield, US Assistant Secretary for African Affairs. Ethiopian Foreign Minister, Dr. Tedros... Read more »

Sisi cuts short Ethiopia trip following Sinai attack

Egyptian President Abdel Fatah Al-Sisi will cut short his visit to Ethiopia where an African Union summit is due to begin and will return home to follow up on... Read more »

Emails raise query over Islington ‘terrorist’ held by Ethiopia

The Ethiopian authorities have broadcast a video of a man from Islington in London, who they have been holding in secret since he was kidnapped in Yemen in June.... Read more »

Ethiopia Leading Bamboo Revolution

A combination of an abundance of bamboo and eager foreign investment is making Ethiopia a frontier for the bamboo industrial revolution in Africa, according to this country’s government. “Ethiopia... Read more »

Japan’s role in the Arab world, elections in Ethiopia, addressing Islamophobia …

The Japan Times / TokyoJapan should help in peacebuilding efforts in the Arab world “Four years ago…, demonstrations in Tunisia … toppled an authoritarian government in the country, inspiring... Read more »

Al-Sisi, Ethiopia’s PM agree on further Renaissance Dam coordination

President Abdel Fattah Al-Sisi travelled to Addis Ababa on 29 January as the AU summit is to conclude Saturday.(Photo Presidency Handout) President Abdel Fattah Al-Sisi said Egypt does not... Read more »

If you have a meeting in Ethiopia, you’d better double check the time

Things always get lost in translation. Sometimes, words or phrases just cannot be converted word-for-word from one language to the next. But in most places, the date and the... Read more »