Obama’s Visit To Ethiopia Sparks Controversy, Concerns Nigeria Was Snubbed

Activists and some media organizations have expressed concern that President of the United States, Barack Obama, will visit Ethiopia but not Nigeria during his Africa trip next month. Many... Read more »

Ethiopia scrambles to meet property demand in booming capital

By Drazen Jorgic and Aaron Maasho ADDIS ABABA (Reuters) – A property boom in Ethiopia‘s capital is putting pressure on the government to keep homes affordable for some of... Read more »

Seven Passengers From Ethiopian Airlines Inaugural Flight Claim Asylum in Dublin

Five adults and two children Ethiopian Airlines passengers reportedly claim asylum at Dublin Airport in Ireland. The passengers were on Ethiopian Airlines inaugural flight starting the new route from... Read more »

Mr. Obama’s visit to Ethiopia sends the wrong message on democracy

Mr. Obama’s visit to Ethiopia sends the wrong message on democracy – Washington Post Editorial    “AFRICA DOESN’T need strongmen, it needs strong institutions.” Those were President Obama’s words when... Read more »

President Obama to Visit Ethiopia, African Union in July

US President Barack Obama will become the first sitting American leader to visit Ethiopia Washington (AFP) – US President Barack Obama will in late July become the first sitting... Read more »