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Ethiopian rebel group accuses government of airstrikes

Elias Meseret, Associated Press ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia (AP) — An Ethiopian rebel group recently welcomed back to the country accuses the reformist government of targeting...

DR Congo slams African Union’s call to suspend election result

Constitutional Court poised to rule on an appeal over the outcome of the elections held in December. The Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) has rebuked...

Ethiopia Airlines to launch US $65m five-star hotel

By teresia njoroge Ethiopian Airline is set to launch US $65m Ethiopian Skylight Five Hotel this month. This is according to the Airline’s Head of Infrastructure Planning and Development,...

DAUNTING CHALLENGES MEET ETHIOPIA’S PROMISING REFORMS

Mebratu D Kelecha, For Addis Standard Addis Abeba, January 15/2019 – There are diverse experiences of “democratic transition” around the world, as well as the causes...

New Ethiopian offensive suggests difficulty in managing peace process

by  JOSEPH HAMMOND The Ethiopian government announced this week a new offensive against the Oromo Liberation Front which suggest the challenges the government faces in...

Ketera, Eve Of Epiphany Celebrated in Ethiopia

The festival of Timket is celebrated on January 19th (20th in a leap year) and it commemorates the Baptism of Jesus by John the Baptist at River Jordan. In Ketera, the Tabot (replica of the Ark...

British lawmakers crush Theresa May’s Brexit deal by historic margin

By Bianca Britton, CNN London (CNN)British lawmakers have soundly rejected Theresa May's Brexit deal, in the biggest defeat for any UK government in the modern...

Louisville is renaming its airport after Muhammad Ali

Billy Kobin, Louisville Courier Journal Muhammad Ali once said his "greatness came and started in Louisville." Now his name will be among the first things visitors...

The Case of the Sidama People’s Referendum for Regional Statehood in...

By: Yohanan Yokamo (Lecturer, Hawassa University)  The Sidama People are one of the indigenous Cushitic or Kushitic language speaking Ethiopians. After EPRDF (Ethiopia People Revolutionary...

From Predatory to Modernizing Elites: Prospects in Abiy’s Ethiopia

Professor Messay Kebede The starting occasion of this article is a video I watched on the 7th conference of Vision Ethiopia in which my old and...

An Apartheid like System in Awassa

By Damo Gotamo It may surprise some people when they read the topic of this brief piece. But, for more than five hundred thousand residents...

Ethiopia protesters block main highway to the sea

by Katharine Houreld and Robin Pomeroy Protesters in Ethiopia's northeastern Afar region have blocked the landlocked country's main route to the sea to demonstrate against...

Ethnic-federalism incites dangerous nativism in Ethiopia

Teshome M. Borago..Satenaw Columnist New York City (PT) - While the international media has put spotlight on the negative impact of populism in President Trump’s...

Ethiopia Defense Force begins airstrike in western Oromia; says targets are...

Addis Abeba, January 13/2018 – Ethiopian National Defense Force (ENDF) has began airstrikes in Qellem Wellega and its environs in western Oromia, a military source...

Main road connecting Ethiopia to Djibouti blocked by protesters in Afar

Addis Abeba, January 13/2018 – Protesters in Afar regional state have today blocked the main road connecting Ethiopia to Djibouti, the main import export...

Taoiseach says visit to Ethiopia changed his perspective on refugee camps

Biggest political mistake is to be dismissive of with migration concerns – Varadkar Taoiseach Leo Varadkar has said his first visit to a refugee camp had changed...

Reflections on the Rule of Law and Ethiopia’s Transition to Democratic...

By Alemayehu G. Mariam What a difference a year makes? The rule of law crushed to earth for 27 years rose up in Ethiopia in...

Ethiopia, Eritrea reopen another border crossing

Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed and Eritrean President Isaias Afwerki on Monday reopened a border crossing between their countries as part of an ongoing...

Homeless children struggle to survive on the streets of Ethiopia’s capital

Driven from their rural homes by family problems and lack of opportunity, more and more children are making for Addis Ababa. Alone and vulnerable,...

ESAT Special Program Major Dawit Wolde-Giorgis Speech On The 7th Vision...

ESAT Special Program Major Dawit Wolde-Giorgis Speech On The 7th Vision Ethiopia Conference Dec 2018 https://youtu.be/ArjgcrpsT5k

Is the Ark of the Covenant in Ethiopia?

According to Ethiopian lore, the Ark of the Covenant is hidden in a church in Aksum–a small city in the northern highlands–and guarded by...

Ethiopian Aviation Group to inaugurate terminal expansion, hotel projects

By Kaleyesus Bekele Ethiopian Airlines Aviation Group is to inaugurate the Addis Ababa Bole International Airport passenger terminal expansion and the five-star hotel near its...

Top news items in Ethiopia’s major media outlets

ADDIS ABABA, Jan. 5 (Xinhua) -- The following are news highlights in Ethiopia's major media outlets on Saturday. -- Ethiopia's Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed on...

China Expresses Support To Ethiopia’s Reform

Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi, who arrives Addis Ababa on Thursday for official visit, expressed his country’s support to the reform Ethiopia is currently...
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