Ethiopia

Kenya: Is It in the Genes? Myths, Conspiracies and Theories About Kenyan Athletes

At the Seoul Olympics in 1988, Kenya shocked the running world when its top male runners won the...

Ethiopia to Host First Social Enterprise World Forum

The Social Enterprise World Forum is coming to Addis Ababa for the first time. The week-long gathering is...

African ministers agree to up their game in efforts to close identity gap on the continent

Lusaka, Zambia, October 18, 2019 (ECA) - The Fifth Conference of African Ministers Responsible for Civil Registration ended...

Ethiopia: PM Abiy Ahmed Launches His Book ‘Medmer’

A cover of the Afaan Oromoo version of PM Abiy's book is displayed in Millennium Hall Mahlet Fasil...

Ethiopia: SNNPRS Council Approves Legal Framework Which Makes Hawassa City Accountable to Future Sidama Regional State

The ongoing meeting by the Council of the Southern Nations, Nationalities and People's Regional State (SNNPRS) approved a...

Namibia: Geingob, Venaani Applaud Ethiopian PM for Winning Nobel Peace Prize

Windhoek — Ethiopian Prime Minster Abiy Ahmed Ali received congratulations from President Hage Geingob on winning the 2019...

Why Al-Shabaab Is Eyeing Ethipia

The al-Shabab militant group has sown fear and terror in Eastern Africa for more than a decade. The...

East Africa: Is Al-Shabab Looking to Ethiopia?

Al-Shabab has mostly struck Kenya when attacking outside of Somalia's borders. But after recent arrests of alleged al-Shabab...

Ethiopia: Briefing – Five Challenges Facing Ethiopia’s Abiy

Addis Ababa — Already the T-shirts are appearing in Addis Ababa emblazoned with images of Ethiopia's reformist Prime...

Ethiopia: SES and AEB Launch New Satellite Platform in Ethiopia With 33 Channels, 12 of Which Are in HD – Looking for Hybrid Business Models

London — The launch of the Ethiosat platform is another strong signal that the Ethiopian broadcast market is...

Ethiopia: Safaricom Pays Homage to Kipchoge With New M-Pesa Logo

Kenya telco Safaricom has announced that it will revamp its mobile money platform M-Pesa logo for the next...

Kenya Receives Remains of 36 People Who Died in Ethiopia Air Crash

Nairobi — Remains of Kenyans who died in the March 10 Ethiopia air crash have arrived at the...

Kenya: Remains of Ethiopian Airlines Plane Crash Victims Arrive in Nairobi

After months of waiting, the remains of Kenyans who perished in the Ethiopian Airlines plane crash in March...

Ethiopia: Grand Palace Opens to Tourists

The Park inside the Grand Place, which has been viewed as the epicentre of political power, will be...

Kenya: Remains of Those Who Perished in Ethiopian Plane Crash Arrive in Nairobi

The remains of 32 Kenyans who perished in the Ethiopian Airlines Flight 302 plane crash on March 10,...

Ethiopia: Bishops Invite Partners to Work for Peace

Addis Ababa — The Catholic Bishops' Conference of Ethiopia has invited partners of the Catholic Church to work...

Ethiopia: Planned Ethiopian Orthodox Demonstration Called Off

Postponed to a later date in November The nationwide demonstration called by several bodies under the Ethiopian Orthodox...

Ethiopia: PM Abiy’s Signature Park Inaugurates Today

The Unity Park sprawling 20 hectares inside the national palace in Addis Abeba is to be inaugurated today...

Ethiopian Premier’s Nobel Peace Prize Welcomed

Addis Ababa — THE Nobel Peace Prize accorded to Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed must spur him towards further...

Ethiopia: A Conference On the Upcoming Ethiopian Elections Is Being Held in Addis Abeba

Mahlet Fasil — National Elections and the Roles of Stakeholders is the title of the international conference that...

Ethiopia: Dissecting Sahle-Work’s Remarks – allAfrica.com

Kicking off the new Parliamentary Year and making history along the way in becoming the first Female President...

Ethiopia: UN Security Council Members to Visit Ethiopia

Members of the UN Security Council will visit Ethiopia and South Sudan at the end of October, said...

Somalia: Farmajo Congratulates Abiy for Winning Nobel Peace Prize

Somali President, Mohamed Abdullahi Farmajo has congratulated Ethiopian Prime Minister, Abiy Ahmed Ali for winning the prestigious Nobel...

Ethiopia: After His Nobel Prize, Ethiopian Prime Minister Urged to Continue Defending Press Freedom

Reporters Without Borders (RSF) hails everything that Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed, this year's Nobel peace laureate, has...

Ethiopia: Statement By High Representative/Vice President Federica Mogherini On the Nobel Peace Prize Awarded to Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed

Brussels — The Nobel Peace Prize awarded to Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed of Ethiopia is a recognition to...

Ethiopia Celebrates Migratory Birds’ Day Amidst Intensifying Endangerment

Ethiopia celebrates World Migratory Birds Day (WMBD) today, October 12, 2019, in Metehara town, an event happening at...

Ethiopia’s Prime Minister Wins Noble Peace Prize

Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed (PhD) won this year's Noble Peace Prize for his initiative in ending the border...

Kenya: Remains of 36 Kenyans Who Perished in Ehiopia Air Crash Due in Nairobi

Nairobi — The remains of 36 Kenyans who perished in the March 10 Ethiopian Airlines flight 302 were...

Kenya: President Kenyatta Congratulates Ethiopian PM Abiy Ahmed for Nobel Peace Prize Award

Nairobi — President Uhuru Kenyatta has sent a congratulatory message to Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed of Ethiopia for...

Ethiopia: Huge Moment for Ethiopia As Abiy Ahmed Wins Nobel Peace Prize

Addis Ababa — Ethiopia found itself in the global spotlight for all the right reasons after Abiy Ahmed,...

Ethiopia: Abiy Ahmed – Ethiopia’s First Nobel Laureate

The prime minister of Ethiopia has won the Nobel Peace Prize for his rapid domestic political reforms and...

Ethiopia Gets First Wetlands Directory

The Ethiopian Wildlife and Natural History Society (EWNHS) in Collaboration with Wetland International (WI) have launched "A First...

Ethiopia: Air Force Plane Crash Kills Two

An Ethiopian Airforce Sukhoi SU27 fighter plane yesterday crashed immediately after takeoff from the Debrezeit air force base,...

Ethiopia: Addis Adds Unity Park to Its Attractions

Unity Park, built at a cost of five-billion-birr grant from various sources and initiated by Prime Minister Abiy...

Ethiopia: Abiy Ahmed Has Won the Nobel Peace Prize – but Big Challenges Still Await Ethiopia

Abiy Ahmed, the Ethiopian Prime Minister, has won the Nobel Peace Prize. He becomes the 100th Nobel Peace...

Ethiopia: Regional Heads Expected to Attend Grand Palace Inaugural

The park which is scheduled to be inaugurated on Thursday, October 10, 2019, with the anticipated presence of...

Ethiopia: Nobel Peace Prize for 2019

The Norwegian Nobel Committee has decided to award the Nobel Peace Prize for 2019 to Ethiopian Prime Minister...

Ethiopian Prime Minister Wins 2019 Nobel Peace Prize

Ethiopia's President Abiy Ahmed has won the 2019 Nobel Peace Prize, primarily for his groundbreaking work on the...

Sudan PM Hamdok in Addis Ababa for Talks

Khartoum / Addis Ababa — Sudan's Prime Minister Abdallah Hamdok arrived in the Ethiopian capital of Addis Ababa...

Ethiopia: Prime Minister Arrives Ethiopia

Addis Ababa — PrIME Minister, Dr Abdalla Hamdok arrived Ethiopia Thursday to hold talks with Ethiopian officials and...