Ethiopia

Ethiopia – Fear Tigray Conflict Could Trigger All-Out War

More regional militias have pledged to march into Tigray. Some fear that this could send Ethiopia into a...

Coronavirus – Ethiopia: The United States Announces Donation of 453,600 Doses of the Johnson & Johnson COVID-19 Vaccine to Ethiopia

The U.S. Embassy in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia announces the donation by the United States Government of 453,600 doses of the...

Coronavirus – Ethiopia: COVID-19 Reported Cases in Ethiopia (19 July 2021)

Daily:Laboratory Test: 3,447Cases: 84Severe Cases: 138New Deaths: 0Recovery: 143 Total:Laboratory Test: 2,958,987Active Cases: 10,964Total Cases: 277,780Total Deaths: 4,357Total...

Ethiopia: Can Agriculture Be Ethiopia’s Growth Engine?

COMPILED BY HAFTU GEBREZGABIHER Ethiopia is a net exporter of agriculture commodities. Despite strong growth in manufacturing, agriculture...

Ethiopian Police Reject Claims of Arbitrary Tigrayan Arrests

Addis Ababa — Ethiopian police have confirmed the arrest of hundreds of ethnic Tigrayans in the capital Addis...

Ethiopia News Website to Resume Operations After Suspension

Ethiopia's news website Addis Standard says it has been given approval by the government to resume operations this...

Tigray Crisis: Population Movement Complex Emergency – Operation Update n° 3, n° MDRTIGRAY – Ethiopia

A. THE DISASTER AND THE RED CROSS RED CRESCENT RESPONSE TO DATE This Operations Update is issued to...

Hundreds of Thousands of Vaccines Arrived in Ethiopia, the First Among African Countries … – Latest Tweet by Reuters

Hundreds of thousands of vaccines arrived in Ethiopia, the first among African countries to receive a share of...

East Africa: Djibouti, Ethiopia to Launch Second Power Link

Djibouti and Ethiopia have secured finance to build a second electricity transmission line after the two neighbours enjoyed...

Ethiopia: Us Donates 453,600 Doses of Covid-19 Vaccines

The Ministry of Health has received 453,600 doses of anti-COVID-19 vaccines today donated by the United States of...

Ethiopia: Some Seven People Found Dead On Boat Accident in Lake Tana of Amhara Region

Bahir Dar — Police disclosed today that 7 people who have capsized in a boat on Saturday in...

Ethiopia’s PM Abiy vows to crush TPLF ‘once and for all’

By TESFA-ALEM TEKLE Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed on Sunday vowed to wipe out the Tigray People’s Liberation...

Ethiopia: ICRC Starts Detention Visits to Members of the Ethiopian Armed Forces in the Tigray Region

Geneva — The International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) has started visiting members of the Ethiopian armed...

Blind Ethiopian teen defies odds as she strives to compete in the Tokyo 2020 Paralympics – Channel 4 News

Now being poor and blind is tough in Ethiopia. Disabled people often face discrimination  as well as huge...

Ethiopia: Foreign Nationals Voice Concerns On TPLF’s Child Soldiers

ADDIS ABABA -Some foreigners have voiced concerns on the open use of child soldiers by the TPLF terrorist...

Ethiopia: Due Attention Has Been Given to Planting Indigenous Trees

Sinai Alemu, Botanist (forest) Researcher at Ethiopian Biodiversity Institute BY EPHREM ANDARGACHEW Recently, planting indigenous tree seedlings get...

Ethiopia: Major Diplomatic Activities Over the Week

COMPLED BY HIZKEL HAILU Minister Seleshi Bekele meets the United Nations Secretary General Antonio Guterres Minister of Water,...

Ethiopia Warns News Outlets Not to ‘Mischaracterize’ Tigray | Voice of America

Ethiopia’s media regulator is warning foreign news outlets that publishing specific references that it says mischaracterize the country’s...

Ethiopia: Tigray Forces Say 1,000 Ethiopian Soldiers Freed From Captivity

The Tigray Peoples Liberation Front (TPLF) has announced release of 1,000 Ethiopian government soldiers who had been in...

UNSC accuses Ethiopia of hampering entry of relief assistance to Tigray

Forces fighting in Tigray in Ethiopia - REUTERS CAIRO - 17 July 2020: The United Nations Security Council...

Coronavirus – Ethiopia: COVID-19 Reported Cases in Ethiopia (16 July 2021) | The Guardian Nigeria News

Daily:Laboratory Test: 5,787Cases: 93Severe Cases: 129New Deaths: 2Recovery: 31 Total:Laboratory Test: 2,946,793Active Cases: 10,945Total Cases: 277,536Total Deaths: 4,352Total...

Ethiopia: Vigil Insight Information Alert – Report 4: 16 July 2021 – Ethiopia

The Ethiopian government’s threatened offensive against TDF advances means their cease fire is in name only while a...

Ethiopia: Exploiting the Bamboo Potentials of Ethiopia

Ethiopia has enormous bamboo forests representing a significant proportion of that of Africa. Studies reflect problems and constraints...

Ethiopia: Covid Delta Variant Under Investigation – Ministry

Ministry of Health (MoH) said that studies and researches are underway to investigate the emergence of the COVID...

Ethiopia: Authorities Must Release Tigrayans, Activists and Journalists – and Reveal Whereabouts of Unaccounted Detainees

Arrests seem ethnically motivated and while some people released on bail, hundreds remain in detention ' must ensure...

East Africa: UNHCR – $33 Million More Needed in Revised Ethiopian Refugee Response Plan for Sudan

Khartoum — The UN Refugee Agency (UNHCR) and partners have revised the Sudan Refugee influx from Ethiopia Response...

Kenya: Safaricom Gets Ethiopia’s Nod to Start Operations

Safaricom has officially gotten a telecoms licence from Ethiopian authorities, paving the way for its consortium to begin...

Ethiopia Withdraws Addis Standard License, Outlet Ceases Publication

Nairobi — In response to Ethiopian authorities' withdrawal today of the news website Addis Standard's license, prompting the...

Ethiopian Regulator Suspends Addis Standard News Website | World News

ADDIS ABABA (Reuters) - Ethiopia's media regulator said it had suspended the news website The Addis Standard on...

Amnesty Calls on Ethiopia to Charge or Release Tigray Detainees – Bloomberg

Amnesty Calls on Ethiopia to Charge or Release Tigray Detainees BloombergHundreds of Tigrayans detained in Ethiopian capital in...

Why nerves are jangling on the border between Ethiopia and Sudan

AT FIRST SIGHT it looks an unremarkable place. Open savannah scattered with thatched-roof homesteads. Bumpy and unpaved roads....

Ethiopia: Commission Says Direct Aid Flights to Tigray Unacceptable

National Disaster Risk Management Commission (NDRM) announced that it has banned direct aid flights to Tigray State as...

Ethiopia: Abiy Vows to ‘Repel Enemy’ As Tigray Forces Advance Toward Amhara Region

After Tigrayan forces recaptured major cities in Southern Tigray and made advances toward Amhara region, Ethiopia's Prime Minister...

Ethiopia: News – Ethio-Telecom Unveils Profit for Last Ethiopian Fiscal Year, Registers 56.5 Bn Etb Revenue Despite Pandemic, Security Challenges

Addis Abeba — Ethio telecom announced in an event it held yesterday that it has achieved a total...

Ethiopian leader wins new 5-year term in ‘credible’ but ‘flawed’ vote

In a vote the U.S. called “significantly flawed,” Ethiopia’s Prosperity Party, headed by Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed, carried...

Russia to increase number of flights to Europe, Lebanon, Ethiopia from July 24 – Business & Economy

MOSCOW, July 14. /TASS/. Russia is to increase the number of regular flights to Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Hungary,...

Kenya/Ethiopia: Confident Emerging Stars Jet Out to Ethiopia for Cecafa

Nairobi — The national Under-23 team, the Emerging Stars, jetted out for Bahir Dar, Ethiopia on Wednesday morning...

Ethiopia’s Abiy Vows to Repel Latest Tigray Rebel Offensive

Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed on Wednesday vowed to repel attacks after rebels in the disputed northern region...

Ethiopia: News Analysis – Amid Reports of Southern Tigray Recapture By Tigrayan Forces, Tensions Rise – Amhara State Officials Issue Calls Mobilizing Public

Addis Ababa — Following reports of the recapture of towns Southern Tigray by Tigrayan forces, the North Gondar...

Ethiopia: News – At Least 14 Civilians Killed in Communal Violence in Metekel Zone – Regional Police Detain 28 Suspects

Addis Abeba — At least 14 civilians were killed in Metekel zone of the Benishangul Gumuz Regional State...