Ethiopia moves to lift state of emergency two months early as tensions ease

Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed waves to the crowd at a rally April 11 in Ambo, Ethi­o­pia. (Zacharias Abubeker/AFP/Getty Images) By Paul Schemm | Washington Post ADDIS ABABA, Ethi­o­pia... Read more »

የአስቸኳይ ጊዜ አዋጁ እንዲነሳ የሚኒስትሮች ምክር ቤት ወሰነ

የአስቸኳይ ጊዜ አዋጁ እንዲነሳ የሚኒስትሮች ምክር ቤት ወሰነ አዲስ አበባ፣ ግንቦት 25፣ 2010 (ኤፍ.ቢ.ሲ) ዛሬ መደበኛ ስብሰባውን ያደረገው የሚኒስትሮች ምክር ቤት የአስቸኳይ ጊዜ አዋጁ እንዲነሳ ወሰነ። ምክር ቤቱ በስብሰባው... Read more »

Ethiopian Prime Minister with Andargachew Tsgie

Ethiopian Prime Minister with Andargachew Tsgie Source Join the Conversation on Facebook and Twitter AddisNews is not responsible for the contents or reliability of any other websites to which... Read more »

Ethiopia frees abducted Briton Andargachew Tsege on death row

A huge crowd gathered at Mr Andargachew’s house to celebrate his release Photo Credit Kalkidan Yibeltal BBC – British citizen Andargachew “Andy” Tsege, who was being held on death... Read more »

Memorandum No. 7: PM Abiy, “Ethiopia Shall Rise!”

Author’s Note: In this memorandum commentary, I reflect on a poem read by the late Ghanaian President Kwame Nkrumah at the inauguration of the Organization of African Unity (OAU)... Read more »

Andargachew Tsige pardoned by Ethiopia

Ethiopia has pardoned an opposition leader with British citizenship who had been sentenced to death. Andargachew Tsige was found guilty of “terrorism” and sentenced in absentia in 2009 over... Read more »

Philips to build €40m cardiac hospital in Ethiopia, the country’s first

Amsterdam, the Netherlands and Addis Ababa, Ethiopia – Royal Philips (NYSE: PHG, AEX: PHIA), a global leader in health technology, and the governments of Ethiopia and the Netherlands, today... Read more »

Canadian freed after 11 years in an Ethiopian jail calls for inquiry into Ottawa’s response

OTTAWA—A Canadian man who was jailed in Ethiopia for 11 years is calling for an investigation into the federal government’s handling of his case, which began as he fled... Read more »

Gunmen kill director of Dangote Cement plant in Ethiopia

Country manager of Dangote Ethiopia Deep Kamara Photo: Reporter Source: Addis Standard Addis Abeba May 16/2018 – Sources with the knowledge told Addis Standard that Deep Kamara, the country... Read more »

Ethiopia and Egypt Smooth Tensions Over Nile Dam

Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam Reservoir By Matina Stevis-Gridneff and Jared Malsin Wall Street Journal CAIRO—Officials from Ethiopia, Egypt and Sudan on Wednesday made progress after months of acrimony over... Read more »