Ethiopia: West Guji-Gedeo Conflict Displacement Flash Update #1, 9 May 2018 – Ethiopia

Highlights At least 200,000i people are estimated to be displaced following inter-communal violence along the borders of Gedeo (SNNPR) and West Guji (Oromia region) zones. The Ethiopian government and few partners provided... Read more »

Ethiopia: Overfishing threatens aquaculture – Anadolu Agency – Anadolu Agency

Anadolu Agency Ethiopia: Overfishing threatens aquaculture – Anadolu AgencyAnadolu Agency5000 illegal nets are reportedly cast in Hawassa Lake in southern Ethiopia – Anadolu Agency.Ethiopia, Israel Ink Major Cooperation Agreements – allAfrica.comAllAfrica.comEthiopia, Israel... Read more »

Ethiopian Jew participating in Bible Quiz gets Israeli citizenship

In a change of fortune, a Jewish teenager from Ethiopia participating in the International Bible Quiz in Israel was granted full Israeli citizenship, a week after he was reportedly asked to deposit... Read more »

Ethiopia to free thousands of Oromo political detainees | News

The government of Ethiopia has announced the release of 2,345 prisoners, who were sent to jail following the 2015 and 2016 protests in the country’s Oromia region. Addisu Arega Kitessa, a government... Read more »

Classes resume in unrest-hit Ethiopian universities – Xinhua

ADDIS ABABA, Dec. 31 (Xinhua) — Classes have resumed in all universities that were hit by deadly unrest earlier this month, an Ethiopian official said on Sunday. Speaking to Xinhua, Negeri Lencho,... Read more »

Ethiopia Summons Diplomat from Turkey for Misconduct

December 2, 2017 – The Ethiopian Foreign Ministry stated that it summoned an embassy employee in Ankara who was reportedly drunk and threatened Turkish police officers that he would “start a war”... Read more »

Drunk Ethiopian embassy official threatens to ‘start war’ with Turkey

ANKARA An official from the Ethiopian Embassy in Ankara, who was reportedly drunk, threatened police officers that he would “start a war” between Ethiopia and Turkey after getting involved in two traffic... Read more »

[Photos] Ethiopia allows anti-Eritrea march to A.U. despite protest ban

Ethiopia’s security forces granted permission for Eritrean refugees and opposition groups to stage a protest against the regime back home. The protesters were said to have marched from Addis Ababa’s Guenet Hotel... Read more »

Germany Lifts Travel Advisory for Ethiopia

August 12, 2017 – Germany lifted its travel advisory for Ethiopia citing the lift of emergency by the Ethiopian parliament on August 4, 2017.  The Ethiopian government imposed the state of emergency... Read more »

Chinese firms complete Ethiopia-Djibouti railroad project – Sudan Tribune

By Tesfa-Alem Tekle September 25, 2016 (ADDIS ABABA) – Ethiopian officials on Saturday said a multi-billion dollar railroad project linking the nation to the port of Djibouti has been completed. The project... Read more »