ETHIOPIA’S HUMANITARIAN SUPPORT REQUIREMENT REVISED TO US$ 1.65 B TARGETING 16...

US$ 1.65 billion required to address COVID-19 and other humanitarian needs of 16.5 million people, up from the US$1 billion appeal made in January 2020...

Ethiopian slums devastated by floods, locusts, COVID-19

By Alex AnhaltJune 8, 2020 Ethiopia (MNN) — You name it, and Ethiopia has faced it in the last several weeks. Floods, economic crises, the everpresent...

Ethiopian religious heads urge sharing of Nile waters

Ethiopian Islamic Council in a decree said Ethiopia has right on Nile waters, rejecting Egypt’s sole claim Addis Getachew and Seleshi Tessema ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia The Ethiopian...

Sudan swears in defence minister days after clashes with Ethiopia

By Morris Kiruga Sudan has sworn in a new defence minister, just days after clashes erupted between the country's forces and a militia group from neighboring...

Ethiopia records highest daily increase as 142 new COVID-19 cases confirmed

ADDIS ABABA, June 3 (Xinhua) -- Ethiopia's confirmed COVID-19 cases reached 1,486 after 142 new COVID-19 positive cases were confirmed on Wednesday, the Ethiopian...

Letter of complaints to Amnesty International

02 June 2020 Dear ladies and Gentlemen, Our organization, legally registered in the Netherlands under the name ” International Ethiopians Solidarity Forum” would like to draw...

Sudanese army, Ethiopian militias clash near border

At least two people killed and nine wounded Mohammed Amin   |29.05.2020 KHARTOUM, Sudan  Clashes between Sudan’s military and Ethiopian militias have taken place near the border...

Ethiopia setting record straight on grand dam on Nile

Foreign minister briefs resident ambassadors on ongoing construction and plan to fill $5B dam on Nile Addis Getachew Tadesse ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia Ethiopia on Monday briefed resident...

Ethiopia Observes Swell in COVID-19 Cases as 73 Tested Positives —...

Addis Ababa (ENA) — The number of COVID-19 positive cases in Ethiopia has climbed to 655 with 73 new infections identified in the past...

Ethiopia Moves to Open Phone Industry to Investors

Samuel Gebre, Bloomberg News (Bloomberg) --Ethiopia is pushing ahead with plans to sell two new telecommunications licenses following delays due to the coronavirus outbreak and postponed...

Nile: River of discord between Egypt and Ethiopia

Addis Getachew   |19.05.2020 Tensions escalate in North Africa, with Egypt seeking the intervention of UNSC against Ethiopia on river water sharing issue ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia Tensions...

Ethiopia Reports a Record Increase in Positive Coronavirus Cases

ENA Addis Abeba May 18/2020 Ethiopia has reported the highest number of coronavirs positive cases in a single day since the outbreak of COVID-19...

Ethiopian migrants head home after brush with death in Mozambique

Robbie COREY-BOULET AFP Addis Ababa (AFP) - As the truck travelled south, Yosef Moliso and the other Ethiopian migrants trapped inside its sealed cargo container pounded...

DESPITE DENIAL BY ETHIOPIA’S CONSUL, NUMBER OF CORONAVIRUS CASES AMONG ETHIOPIANS...

BILEH JELAN @BILEHJELAN  &ZECHARIAS ZELALEM @ZEKUZELALEM Addis Abeba, May 14/2020 – Despite denial from Ethiopia’s consulate in Beirut, Lebanon that there were no Ethiopians who tested positive for COVID-19, data posted...

Ethiopia: Over 1,300 held for going out without masks

‘Arbitrary arrests of people for not wearing masks needless,’ says Ethiopian Human Rights Commission Addis Getachew Tadesse   |13.05.2020 ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia At least 1,305 people were...

Sudan pushes Ethiopia to resume stalled talks over Nile dam

By The Associated Press CAIRO (AP) — Sudan is pushing Ethiopia to resume stalled U.S.-brokered negotiations over its disputed $4.6 billion dam on the Nile...

Ethiopian Forces in Somalia Shot Down Kenyan Plane

By Harun Maruf/VOA An Ethiopian anti-aircraft missile brought down the Kenyan plane that crashed in the Somali town of Bardale last week, killing six people...

The Pandemic Is Laying Bare a Global Water Crisis

Insufficient water for washing is likely to worsen the coronavirus in the poorest nations. There’s a better way forward. BY ALAN NICOLMAY 12, 2020 Days after he...

Ethiopia’s Long Slide into Crisis: What Should be Done to Stop...

Ethiopia is currently facing a multitude of problems on a scale that we have never seen before. To say that such problems only come...

Federal gov’t, TPLF at an impasse over elections

By Yonas Abiye In the face of mounting challenges COVID-19 has caused which includes forcing the nation to postpone its upcoming national elections, uncertainty has taken...

Ethiopia’s Prime Minister calls on developed countries to help Africa through...

Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed calls on developed countries to help Africa through the coronavirus pandemic. The continent has low levels of healthcare...

A constitutional path towards political normalization

Now is the time for Ethiopia’s democratic institutions to step up and play their role in the transition, writes Mamo Mihretu, Senior Policy Advisor...

IMF Executive Board Approves US$411 Million in Emergency Assistance to Ethiopia...

Ethiopia is facing a pronounced economic slowdown and an urgent balance of payments need owing to the COVID-19 pandemic. To address this urgent...

Ethiopian economic liberalisation threatened by looming crisis

By David Whitehouse Posted on Thursday, 30 April 2020 The process of economic liberalisation in Ethiopia risks grinding to a halt as postponement of elections raises the...

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