Chinese firm to build 220 mln USD textile plant in Ethiopia – Xinhua

ADDIS ABABA, Jan. 16 (Xinhua) — A cornerstone laying ceremony was held on Tuesday in Ethiopia’s eastern city, Dire Dawa for a textile plant that will be built with... Read more »

[Photos] Ethiopia: Tax-hike protest spreads to Addis Ababa

Businesses in Ethiopia’s capital Addis Ababa have refused to open as part of a tax-hike protest that has hit small business operators. The “resistance” which started sometime last week... Read more »

Ethiopia: Hundreds Killed by ‘Excessive Force’ in Oromo Protests, Says HRW – Newsweek

Newsweek Ethiopia: Hundreds Killed by 'Excessive Force' in Oromo Protests, Says HRWNewsweekEthiopian security forces have killed more than 400 people, including children, in the Oromia region by using excessive... Read more »

Ethiopian forces ‘killed 400 Oromo protesters’

Image copyrightAFP Image captionOfficials have acknowledged that more than 170 people were killed during the protests Ethiopian security forces killed more than 400 people in the recent wave of... Read more »

How bad is the drought in Ethiopia?

Alarm bells are ringing for a food emergency in Ethiopia. The UN says 15 million people will need help over the coming months. The government, wary of stigma and... Read more »

Demand Rises for Teff, Other ‘New’ Alternatives to Wheat

Demand Rises for Teff, Other ‘New’ Alternatives to Wheat By Tom Banse VOA News NAMPA, IDAHO— Wayne Carlson became a convert to Ethiopia’s staple grain while doing public health... Read more »

Breaking News – Wossen Assaye Virginia Escaped Prisoner Arrested in DC (Video)

Wossen Assaye from Ethiopia who was on the run after escaped from a Virginia hospital Arrested in Washington DC Watch News Videos Below FALLS CHURCH, Va. (MEDIA GENERAL) —... Read more »

Breaking News – Shots fired at Ethiopian embassy in Washington DC – VIDEO

WASHINGTON DC – According to Reuters The U.S. Secret Service arrested a possible shooter after a report that shots were fired on Monday near the Ethiopian embassy in Washington,... Read more »

2016 DV Lottery Registrations Starts October 1st 2014

(Ethiopiaforums)- According to the United States DV Lottery office registrations instruction applicants can start submit  DV Lottery 2016 application starting  between Wednesday, October 1, 2014 at noon EDT and... Read more »

Addis Ababa Doubling in Size Gives Africa Another Hub

Ethiopia, Africa’s fastest-growing economy, is looking to its capital to help sustain an expansion that averaged more than 10 percent a year in the past decade. Planners predict the... Read more »