Ethiopia

Sudan: Hamdok Heads to Ethiopia

Khartoum — Prime Minister, Dr Abdalla Hamdok left to Ethiopian capital Addis Ababa Thursday on state visit during...

East Africa: President Farmajo Set to Attend IGAD Meeting in Ethiopia

.President Mohamed Abdulahi is set to attend the IGAD summit in Ethiopia. The president was received by the...

Ethiopia: Faced With Climate Change and Growth, Ethiopia’s Capital Shores Up Its Water Supply

Addis Ababa — Every day, Tewdros Belay turns on the tap in his home in the heart of...

Ethiopia: Internatiional Mediation Over Ethiopia’s Nile Dam After Failure of Talks

Egypt has called for "international mediation" after its talks with Sudan and Ethiopia over Ethiopia's construction of a...

Ethiopian Airlines Flight Aborts After Plane’s Engine Catches Fire

An Ethiopian Airlines plane was on Tuesday forced to make an emergency landing minutes after taking off in...

Kenya: Ethiopian Envoy Pays Tribute to Kenyan Athletes

Ethiopian ambassador to Kenya Meles Alem has congratulated Team Kenya for finishing second at the just concluded World...

Ethiopia: An Oromo Fashion and Literary Night Is Held in Addis Ababa

An Oromo fashion and literary night was held at Grand Eliana Hotel, Addis Ababa on the night of...

Ghana: ‘Ethiopia to Launch First-Ever Satellite in December With China’s Help’

The Ethiopian President Sahle-Work Zewde on Monday disclosed that Ethiopia's first-ever satellite will be launched into space in...

Kenya: Rain Water Flowing From Ethiopia Causes Floods in Mandera

The ongoing rains in Ethiopia are causing havoc in Mandera, a county that has only recorded near normal...

Ethiopia: Central Bank Reshuffles Top Executives

The appointment of the vice governors faces strong backlash from experts Fikadu Digafe, V.G for Monetary Stability, Solomon...

Ethiopia: Political Parties in Oromia Region Agreed to Work Together

Political parties currently operating in the Oromia Regional State have signed an agreement of cooperation which will allow...

Ethiopia: Great Ethiopian Run Launches Charity Race

The Great Ethiopian Run together with the 2019 TOTAL Great Ethiopian Run has launched its official fundraising campaign,...

Ethiopia: Lowland Wheat Initiative Kicks Off in Ethiopia

At full implementation, the lowland wheat initiative will cover more than 132,000 hectares of land across the three...

Ethiopia: University-Industry Linkages in Ethiopia: the Way Forward

Many world-class universities around the world have transitioned from talking about university-industry linkages to what is referred to...

Terror Accused Journos Languish in Jail

Addis Ababa -FIVE Ethiopian journalists arrested more than a month ago on allegations of inciting terrorism remain in...

Kenya: Ethiopian Who Almost Broke Kenyans Hearts in Doha

As the dust settles on the World Championships that came to a close on Sunday, Kenya will look...

Ethiopia: Taking a Brand to New Heights

Long held as a government industry, Ethiopian beer manufacturing is now dominated by private and mostly international players...

Ethiopia: Irreechaa – Praise & Rhythm

It started early on Friday morning, and it kept on going uninterrupted for more than 24 hours into...

Ethiopia: Parenting in Ethiopia – Lessons On Raising Children Under Tough Conditions

Investments made in early childhood last a lifetime, and the earlier in life, the greater the return, according...

Ethiopia: Five Journalists Held On Terrorism Charges Should Be Released

'The absence of credible evidence points to the fact that there is nothing to investigate' - Seif Magango...

Ethiopian Student Torpout Nyarikjor Creates a Non-Invasive Malaria Detection Device

Torpout Nyarikjor, an engineering student at Dilla University in southern Ethiopia has invented a malaria detection device. The...

Ethiopia: Self-Appointed Custodian in Netherlands Returns Priceless Ethiopian Crown

After more than two decades of keeping it hidden in his Netherlands home, Dutch-Ethiopian national Sirak Asfaw has...

Ethiopia: Fresh Violence in Central Gonder Raises Questions About Further Escalation in the Area

Addis Standard has learned that the US government issued a security alert to its citizens in Ethiopia following...

Ethiopian Airlines Generates $4.2 Billion Revenue

The state-owned Ethiopian Airlines Group made a total profit of 8.9 billion birrs ($326 million) before tax. The...

Ethiopia: GERD Politics – Back to Square One?

The Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD), the ambitious project which Ethiopia kicked off almost eight years ago, is...

Ethiopia: United States Unveils New State-of-the-Art Water System in Afar

The United States, through the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID), partnered with DuPont Water Solutions and the...

Ethiopia: Remarks By Ambassador Michael Raynor At the Inauguration of the USAID Community Water System

Michael Raynor U.S. Ambassador to Ethiopia at the Inauguration of the USAID Community Water System Serdo, Afar Regional...

Ethiopia: Helping Ethiopian Farmers Adapt to Drought and Flooding

Nestled deep in Ethiopia's highlands, in the Amhara region, Habru Woreda some 500 km from the country's capital...

Ethiopia: Resort Builds Amusement Park

One of the 20 park rides that is being added to a new amusement park in Atlas Resort,...

Ethiopia: Nation Prepares Tourism Strategies

Ethiopian Tourism in collaboration with the International Financial Corporation (IFC) is preparing both a meetings, incentives, conferences and...

Ethiopia: Bureau Launches Project to Urbanise Towns

Oromia Regional State has launched a project to upgrade infrastructure facilities of major towns with a total budget...

Ethiopia: The Prospect of a Coalition Government in Ethiopia Is Real. Lessons From the Politics of Compromise

2020 elections are nigh and some campaign type of moves are observed in many parts of the country....

Ethiopia: Ministry Takes First Step to Privatise Telecom

State Minister for Finance Eyob Tekalign (PhD) gave a press briefing last week about the transaction advisor the...

Ethiopia: Local Electric Motor Assembler to Begin Production

The company will use students as its labor force The electric vehicle plant was opened on the premises...

Ethiopia: City to Build Fuel Stations, Hire Street Vendors

The Addis Abeba City Administration's Trade & Industry Bureau is set to build 16 fuel stations in the...

Ethiopian Bekele Narrowly Misses World Record in Berlin Triumph

Ethiopia's Kenenisa Bekele is the 2019 Berlin Marathon champion. Bekele cut the tape in a time of two...

Ethiopia: Obbo – in Ethiopia, the Times They Are a-Changin’

The earth didn't shake, but something big happened in Ethiopia last Wednesday. Fikadu Tsega, an official in the...

Kenya: Some Families Reject Boeing Compensation for Dead Kin

Some of the families that lost loved ones in the March 10 crash of an Ethiopian Airlines plane...

Ethiopia: Bekele Sniffs Kipchoge’s World Record in Berlin Marathon Triumph

Ethiopia's Kenenisa Bekele is the 2019 Berlin Marathon champion. Bekele cut the tape in a time of two...

East Africa: Bekele Misses Kipchoge’s Marathon Record By a Whisker – What They Said

When Eliud Kipchoge set a new world marathon record of two hours, one minute and 39 seconds in...