Scores of Shabaab Suspects Arrested

65 Ethiopians suspected to be members of the Al Shabaab were arrested this morning in Ruiru. The suspects were living in a gated home on the Thika superhighway near... Read more »

World’s Media Chiefs Press African Leaders on Freedoms

Cape Town — Editors and publishers from across the world have singled out the governments of Egypt, Ethiopia, South Africa and Swaziland for threatening free expression and media freedom.... Read more »

Stop Arresting Journalists, Say World Editors, Publishers

The text of a resolution of the General Assembly of the International Press Institute calling on the Ethiopian government to review its use of anti-terrorism laws against journalists: The... Read more »

Ethiopian Airlines to start four weekly flights to Kano, Nigeria: 4th destination in Nigeria

Ethiopian Airlines to start four weekly flights to Kano, Nigeria: 4th destination in Nigeria Source: Ethiopian Airlines Ethiopian Airlines, the fastest growing and most profitable airline in Africa, is... Read more »

Ethiopia’s Chickpea Industry Sees Boost By Large-Scale Initiative

A Guts Agro Industry initiative means that Ethiopia’s staple Shiro dish will soon be pre-packaged and available in supermarkets and shops after the company secured 66,000 dollars in funding... Read more »

Ethiopia slams Anti-Dam Organisation for Supporting Egypt on Nile Dam

  The National Panel of Experts linked to the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD) has slammed the International Rivers Network (IRN) for criticising the... Read more »

Ethiopian Getu Feleke wins Vienna marathon with course record

VIENNA (AP) — Getu Feleke of Ethiopia overcame stomach problems in the closing kilometers of the Vienna City Marathon to win the event in... Read more »

Health Institute Gets Accredited

The Ethiopian National Accreditation Office (ENAO) accredited the testing and medical laboratories of National Animal Health Care Institute (NAHCI). The accreditation allows the Institute to diagnose animal’s foot-and-mouth disease... Read more »

Bedele Launches First Canned Beer in Ethiopia

For the first time in the country’s beer production history, Bedele has released a new pack-type for its Bedele brand – aluminum beer cans. The 330ml aluminum beer can... Read more »

Canada to Support Women Entrepreneurs

Canada’s Department of Foreign Affairs, Trade & Development (DFTAD) has signed a 5.6 million dollars grant with UNDP Ethiopia to build the entrepreneurial capacity of around 25,000 Ethiopian women... Read more »