No Ethiopia military takeover, minister says amid emergency

0 Ethiopia vows no military takeover amid latest emergency ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia (AP) – Ethiopia’s defense minister on Saturday ruled out a military takeover a day after the East African... Read more »

Ethiopia bans protests, publications that incite violence during emergency rule

ADDIS ABABA (Reuters) – Ethiopia’s state of emergency imposed on Friday includes a ban on protests and publications that incite violence, Defense Minister Siraj Fegessa said on Saturday. The... Read more »

Ethiopia’s state of emergency to last six months | News

A state of emergency declared in Ethiopia after the resignation of the country’s prime minister will last for six months, the minister of defence has said, as the government... Read more »

Ethiopia names team for World Half Marathon

Ethiopian distance runner Jemal Yimer (AFP / Getty Images) © Copyright NAIROBI, Kenya, Feb 18 – Ethiopia’s fastest man and woman over 13.1 miles this year have been named... Read more »

Ethiopia hosts National Cooperative Exhibition and celebrates growth of sector

Ethiopia hosted its fifth annual National Cooperative Exhibition, Bazaar & Symposium earlier this month, under the theme “co-operatives for fairness”. Held at the United Nations Economic Commission for Africa... Read more »

What triggered unrest in Ethiopia? | Politics

Ethiopian Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn’s surprise resignation came after sustained anti-government protests in the East African country. While the government considers who will take his place, it has imposed... Read more »

Ethiopia bans protests and publications that incite violence 

John Aglionby, East Africa Correspondent February 17, 2018 Ethiopia has introduced a ban on protests and publications that incite violence as part of a six-month state of emergency to... Read more »

State of emergency declared in Ethiopia amid political unrest | World news

Emergency rule imposed by ruling EPRDF coalition following prime minister Hailemariam Desalegn’s decision to resign Supporters of Bekele Gerba, secretary general of the Oromo Federalist Congress (OFC), chant slogans... Read more »

The revival of the Ethiopia-Djibouti railway line

Latest update : 2018-02-16 In eastern Africa, you can now reliably take the train from Ethiopia’s capital to neighbouring Djibouti. The new railway line – built and paid for... Read more »

Ethiopia’s prime minister submits resignation after protests

Ethiopia’s prime minister announced Thursday he has submitted a resignation letter after the worst anti-government protests in a quarter-century, saying he hoped the surprise decision would help planned reforms... Read more »