Ethiopia’s Ruling Party Accuses Opposition of Planning Violence

Ethiopian government says opposition wants poll violence By Barry Malone Reuters Wednesday, April 28, 2010 ADDIS ABABA (Reuters) – The Ethiopian opposition may provoke violence during the first national... Read more »

Ethiopian Gov’t Contracts Dubai Co. to Import Vehicles, Urgent

Funds are to come from the MoFED’s 1b Br contingency budget The government gave a 50 million Br vehicle supply contract to a Dubai company, dropping offers made by... Read more »

A killo of Sugar is selling for Up to 18 birr. Ethiopia to Purchase Sugar From UK

Wudineh Zenebe The Ethiopian Sugar Development Agency (ESDA) is expected to sign an agreement on Monday, April 27, 2010, with the UK based ED&F Man Sugar Limited Company for... Read more »

Egypt Better Off Settling Water Spat With Ethiopia Led Nile Basin Negotiations

Negotiations between the ten countries of the Nile Basin Initiative (NBI), April 13 in Sharm Al-Sheikh, hit the wall over Cairo’s refusal to give its stamp of approval to... Read more »

Ethiopia: Information Without Interference

By Alemayehu G. Mariam “Four hostile newspapers are more to be feared than a thousand bayonets,” fretted Napoleon Bonaparte, Emperor of France, as he summed up the informative powers... Read more »

UNESCO appoints Ethiopian Getachew Engida as Deputy Director-General

UNESCO Director-General Irina Bokova today informed the members of UNESCO’s Executive Board of her choice of senior management team. Ms Bokova, whose mandate began on 15 November last year,... Read more »

Ethiopia’s Tsegaye Kebede wins London marathon 2010 men’s race

The 2010 London Marathon has crowned Tsegaye Kebede of Ethiopia and Liliya Shobukhova of Russia, as the winners in the male and female categories respectively, of this year’s London... Read more »

Ethiopia: Explosion In Mekele Kills At Least Five

MAKELLE, Ethiopia (Reuters) – An explosion at a cafe in Ethiopia’s northern region of Tigray killed five people Saturday and wounded 20 others, officials said, blaming the attack on... Read more »

Family apologizes after his Ethiopian adopted childrens sexual abuse arrest

Heber City » Minutes after a judge ordered 68-year-old Village of Hope co-founder Lon Harvey Kennard held without bail on charges that he sexually abused two of his adopted... Read more »

Haile Resort and Awassa Admin. to Rebuilt Airfield

By Hayal Alemayehu & Tewodros Kebkab Hawassa’s nearly abandoned airfield is getting a facelift with Haile Resort, the recently inaugurated low-rise resort-style hotel, and the town’s administration collaborating to... Read more »