Some Nile Basin states to meet on new deal

By Elias Biryabarema KAMPALA (Reuters) – African countries on the upper reaches of the River Nile plan to push their demand for changes in the allocation of its waters,... Read more »

Birtukan Mideksa will not be released even after the election- Bereket Simon

By Jason McLure May 13 (Bloomberg) — Ethiopia’s government will ignore foreign and domestic pressure to free opposition leader Birtukan Mideksa from prison and keep her incarcerated beyond this... Read more »

Ethiopian scientists opinion on oil spill of Gulf of Mexico

Ethiopian Scientists at Alabama A&M University weigh in on the Oil Spill in the Gulf of Mexico Dr. Teferi Tsegaye, department chairman and Director of the Center for Watershed... Read more »

Egypt won’t give up one drop of Nile water rights

CAIRO — Egypt is refusing to relinquish a drop of its legal right to the lion’s share of Nile river water, despite demands from other African countries for a... Read more »

Ethiopia’s Meles zenawi warns Eritrea over “aggressions”

May 11, 2010 (ADDIS ABABA) — Ethiopian Prime minister Meles Zenawi has advised arch-foe Eritrea to refrain from what he said was a “growing aggression by Asmara”. PM Meles... Read more »

Ethiopia requests more money for refugees from Somalia and Eritrea

Addis Ababa/Geneva – The Ethiopian government and the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) on Wednesday called for an additional 13 million dollars to support refugees from Somalia... Read more »

Ethiopian Airlines to Start 24/7 Global Call Center

Addis Ababa, May 11 (WIC) – The Ethiopian Airlines said it has entered into an agreement with InterGlobeTechnologies (IGT) to establish a call center that will provide Ethiopian customers... Read more »

Ethiopia: A year old glass factory cuts production

A year old Chinese glass factory, Ethiopia Hansom International, has had to suspend production due to a lack of demand, according to sources. The factory established by CGC Group... Read more »

Ethiopian Man arrested for chopping up ‘Bin Laden’

AN ETHIOPIAN man accused of killing an Indian national, claiming that the man reminded him of Al- Qaeda leader Osama bin Laden, was arrested in Hazyview on Saturday. Mpumalanga... Read more »

Ethiopia Railway finally gets Chinese funding after Indian delay

After several years of actively seeking financial support for the development of a crucial transportation network, the Chinese Government has granted Ethiopia a multi-billion birr loan towards the construction... Read more »