African Panel Ranks Ethiopia Top 10 in Illicit Financial Flow

Photo: Wikipedia By Lucy Kassa African Union’s (AU) high level panel on illicit financial flows (IFF) from Africa ranked Ethiopia ninth from the top 10 African countries with high... Read more »

Dead Body Found in Canada Identified as Ethiopian man

Selamneh Techane was found in attic of Aberdeen Street house on Sunday, says Jennifer Zilliac The body discovered in a suspicious house fire in Fredericton over the weekend has... Read more »

Roads Authority Awards Br1.2 Billion Road Projects

By Fasika Tadesse The Ethiopian Roads Authority (ERA) has awarded a 1.2 billion Br road project to two local companies, ASER construction Plc and Yemane Girmay General Constructors Plc,... Read more »

Hellocash Mobile Money Service Goes Live in Ethiopia

Lion International Bank and Somali Micro Finance in partnership with BelCash Technology Solution PLC launched the official pilot of the HelloCash mobile money services. BelCash Technology Solution PLC is... Read more »

Not Safe Anywhere

By Kalkidan Yibeltal Abused, trafficked and abandoned. The troubling tale of underage female Ethiopians Mekdes Teshome does not have a distinct memory of her birth place. She was of... Read more »

Minimal Media Coverage, Financial Constraint As Hurdles

By Fanuel Lakew Asfaw Getachew Teshale Sebro The year 1991 that marked the demise of the Dergue regime, serves as a watershed to the political pluralism that ensued in... Read more »

Judge Withdraws from Case Against Bloggers, Journalists

By Mikias Sebsibe Blogger alleges intimidation, mistreatment by prison officers Sheleme Bekele, a judge presiding over the case of Zone9 bloggers and journalists, withdraws from the case following a... Read more »

Ethiopia’s Ambassador to the U.S. Underlines the Importance of AGOA

Ethiopia’s Ambassador to the United States, Ambassador Girma Birru, has welcomed the decision of the US Department of Commerce to organize a “Business Development Conference and Trade Mission” to... Read more »

Ethiopia to Deploy More Troops in Somalia, South Sudan

By Tesfa-Alem Tekle Addis Ababa — Ethiopia on Thursday announced it will send more peacekeepers to Somalia, South Sudan and to Abyei, a disputed region claimed by both Sudan... Read more »

Djibouti-Ethiopia Joint Commission Talks

The Djibouti-Ethiopian Joint Commission met on Monday (February 2) in Djibouti to discuss bilateral relations and negotiate the terms of a number of trade agreements. The Joint Commission is... Read more »