Ethiopia

Ethiopia jails opposition politician for six years over Facebook post

By Reuters Published: 11:44 EDT, 25 May 2017 | Updated: 11:44 EDT, 25 May 2017 By Aaron Maasho...

Atsu, Wakaso dropped as Appiah names squad for Ethiopia clash

Coach Kwesi Appiah has announced a 30-man squad for Ghana’s upcoming 2019 African Cup of Nations qualifying match...

Ethiopia: Court Jails Former Opposition PR Head to Six Years and Six Months for Facebook Posts

Photo: Addis Fortune Yonatan Tesfaye, former opposition Blue Party public relations chief. By Mahlet FasilAddis Ababa — The...

Ethiopia opens Sh371bn gap on Kenya’s economy

Economy & Politics Thursday, May 25, 2017 9:29 By NEVILLE OTUKI President Uhuru Kenyatta hold talks with Ethiopian...

Cavemen used ochre to create body paint for 4,500 years – Daily Mail

From incredible cave paintings to home-made jewellery, it's well known that Stone Age man had an artistic streak....

Ethiopia’s Tedros to be Next Leader of U.N. Health Agency

A woman holds a portrait of Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus of Ethiopia, candidate for the position of Director-General of the World...

Ethiopia carries out mass doping tests | International

ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia — After being criticized last year for having a weak anti-doping program, Ethiopia conducted drug...

The Ethiopian politician who landed WHO top job

Ethiopian Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus was voted as the Director General of the World Health Organization after winning over...

Ethiopian court convicts journalist for incitement of violence – Reuters

An Ethiopian court convicted a journalist on Wednesday of inciting violence against the state with a dissident group,...

The Latest: Ethiopia’s PM hails Tedros election as WHO chief

Posted: May. 23, 2017 8:00 am Updated: May. 23, 2017 5:59 pm GENEVA (AP) — The Latest on...

Ethiopia issues 30,000 emergency passports for Saudi-stranded wor

Ethiopia's government has issued over 30,000 'laissez-passer' visas to its citizens working in Saudi Arabia in a bid...

Ethiopian Court Convicts Journalist for Incitement of Violence – U.S. News & World Report

Ethiopian Court Convicts Journalist for Incitement of ViolenceU.S. News & World Report"Today's groundless ruling is a further slap...

Ethiopia: Journalist’s guilty verdict a further slap in the face for justice

Responding to reports that Ethiopia’s Federal High Court has found prominent Ethiopian journalist Getachew Shiferaw guilty of “provocation...

Ethiopia celebrates first African leader of the World Health Organization | News | DW

Health representatives of 186 countries gathered in Geneva, Switzerland on Tuesday to elect former Ethiopian foreign minister Tedros...

Looking back on some of the positive reports on Ethiopia – Walta Information Centre

Although it has been quite a few years now since Ethiopia started to receive rave reviews about its...

Central Africa: Who Elects Dr. Tedros As Next Director General

By Haftu GebrezgabiherFormer Ethiopian Health and Foreign Minister Dr. Tedros Adhanom become the first African to lead WHO...

Ethiopian Judicial System Must Win Over Public Trust, Confidence

editorial It is not unusual to hear people preferring not to file cases before the courts to claim...

Ethiopia: Italian Govt Calls for Proposals to Avail €20 Million

The Italian Agency for Development Cooperation (IADC), acting on behalf of the Italian government, has called for proposals...

Hunger to hit emergency levels in Ethiopia despite rains | Reuters

NAIROBI (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Hunger is likely to reach emergency levels in Ethiopia and the number in...

Ethiopia: Living With the Culture of ‘No’

opinion By Christine YohannesIt saddens me to say and most of all realise over this short life that...

Ethiopia: Gebeya Graduates 70 Software Developers

Gebeya IT Training Academy graduated its first batch of 70 software developers, on May 20, 2017, in a...

Ethiopia: Federation to Erect Its Headquarters At Piassa

The Oromia Cooperative Federation (OCF), in cooperation with the Oromia Forest and Wild Animals Enterprise (OFWAE), is to...

Ethiopia: Chinese Company Inks Pact With Convention Centre

The Addis Abeba International Convention and Exhibition Centre (AAICEC) and CGCOC Group Ltd. have signed an agreement for...

Ethiopia: Techno Brain Partners With Oracle

Techno Brain, one of the leading ICT Solutions providers, has partnered with Oracle, the second largest software making...

Ethiopia: Authority Estimates Daily Incomes

The Ethiopian Revenue and Customs Authority (ERCA) has assessed the income of 76,081 businesses with the aim of...

Ethiopia: The Less Rewarding Trend of Insurance Regulations in Ethiopia

opinion By Eyobed Tibebu (Eyosono@gmail.com)In Ethiopia, the modern insurance business has no deep-rooted history like in most countries...

Ethiopia: Construction to Get PM Led Council

By Fasika TadesseA new bill, which has been designed by the Ministry of Construction, sent to the office...

Ethiopia: Power – the Bare Essential

opinion By Christian TesfayeSitting forlornly at the local barber shop, for the occasional trim, I noticed a sign...

Ethiopia: Inflated Share Offers for Dashen

By Samson BerhaneThe fiercest competition for the shares was over smaller lots Dashen Bank S.C. has received soaring...

Ethiopia: Consolidate – allAfrica.com

With its multi-sectoral interventions, the large multinational digital-industrial company General Electric (GE) has introduced its country office to...

Ethiopia: Second Time Auction of Else Grabs No Attention

By Samson BerhaneThe Development Bank of Ethiopia announced the auction in a bid to get the one billion...

Ethiopia: Iconic Ethio-Cuba Park Gets Facelift

By Hawi AbdisaAddis Abeba City Administration is revamping one of the city's landmarks, Ethio-Cuba Friendship Memorial Park, in...

Ethiopia: Political Trust – Key for Overall Well-Being

opinion By Aman T. HailuamanDo citizens trust the Ethiopian government? Ask a rational person this question, and their...

Ethiopia: Judgment Execution, Another Nightmare for Justice Seekers

opinion By Fasika TadesseIf someone once won a civil legal case, which that person had been fighting in...

Ethiopia Takes the Plunge to Improve Traceability of Speciality Coffee Beans

By John AglionbyEthiopia, the world's fifth-largest coffee producer and home of Arabica, has overhauled the way it markets...

Hunger to hit emergency levels in Ethiopia despite rains

By Reuters Published: 05:24 EDT, 24 May 2017 | Updated: 05:24 EDT, 24 May 2017 By Katy Migiro...

Ethiopia: ERA Awards 17.4 Billion Birr Road Projects to Local, Foreign Contractors

By Sintayehu TamiratThe Ethiopian Roads Authority (ERA) awarded road construction and renovation projects worth 17.4 billion Birr to...

Ethiopia: WHO Elects Ethiopian As First African Director-General

Geneva — The World Health Assembly, the decision-making body of the United Nations health agency, has elected former...

Ethiopia: New Air Route Links South West China, Ethiopia

Chengdu — A direct flight opened Monday between Chengdu, capital of southwest China's Sichuan Province, and Addis Ababa,...

Ethiopian Federal System: gains amidst challeng… – Walta Information Centre

Ethiopian Federalism has become one of the arguable issues. Some argue the federal system weakened the unison of...