Ethiopia Downplays Fears of Terrorist Attack At AU Summit

DailyNation: Addis Ababa — Ethiopian authorities have downplayed the ‘reliable terrorist attack risk’ at the forthcoming African Union (AU) summit later this week in Addis Ababa, notified by western countries. Ethiopia’s Foreign... Read more »
Britain trvel warning to Ethiopia

Britain issued travel warning over Ethiopia AU summit bomb threat

(Reuters) – Britain amended its travel advice for Ethiopia on Thursday after the Australian foreign ministry warned that militants were planning bomb attacks on Addis Ababa during an African Union summit starting... Read more »
Facebook and Twitter at the front line in Egypt protest

Facebook and Twitter at the front line in Egypt protest (Video)

(CNN) — As in Tunisia, the protest movement in Egypt is taking advantage of social media to communicate, inform and organize. Despite attempts to block Twitter, Facebook and other sites (the government... Read more »

US urges a peaceful protest in Egypt (Video)

PJ Crowley, the spokesman for the US state department, has been talking to Al Jazeera about the recent protests in Egypt and Tunisia. He says the US supports social reform and more... Read more »
Grace Mugabe and Robert Mugabe

Meles Zenawi wife Azeb Mesfin spends 1,2000 million euros for fashion

According to an article posted in ABC.es Spanish language website including Azeb Mesfin the Wife of  Meles Zenawi some of the First ladies of African countries spends lavishly on fashion and accessories... Read more »
Alemayehu G Mariam

Ethiopia – As African Tyrants Fall

By : Alemayehu G. Mariam The Invincible Dictators Mohandas Karmachand Gandhi (The Mahatma or Great Soul) is today revered as a historical figure who fought against colonialism, racism and injustice. But he... Read more »
ethiopia-eritrea

Ethiopia says thwarted Eritrea-planned “terrorist’’ attack

By Tesfa-Alem Tekle (ADDIS ABABA) – Ethiopia said it has foiled a terrorist attack sponsored by its neighbor Eritrea, state-run Ethiopian Television has reported. According to the report seven militants allegedly trained... Read more »
Hailemariam Desalegn

Congo, Burundi Are Set to Sign Nile River Water Accord Rejected by Egypt

Bloomberg: The Democratic Republic of Congo and Burundi may soon sign an accord on water usage from the Nile River, paving the way for ratification of a pact that strips Egypt of... Read more »

Mozambique officials accuses Ethiopian airlines for smuggling illegal immigrants

Maputo: ­ Mozambican Police are holding a total of 133 illegal immigrants of Asian origin apparently being smuggled into the country via Maputo International Airport, the private TV channel STV reported on... Read more »