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Ethiopia: We won’t relocate our embassy to Jerusalem

We have no intention to relocate our embassy from Tel Aviv to the occupied Jerusalem, the Ethiopian Foreign Ministry announced yesterday. Speaking at a press conference, the ministry’s spokesperson, Meles Alem, stressed that US President Donald Trump’s decision to move the American embassy to Jerusalem applies to “the United States alone”. “We, More...

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By admin On Friday, December 8th, 2017

Worsening humanitarian situation in Ethiopia prompts additional €15 million in EU aid

Ethiopia is facing the most critical levels of food and nutrition insecurity in 10 years, especially in its southern and south-eastern pastoral areas. © Rikka Tupaz/UN Migration Agency (IOM) 2017 People in Ethiopia More...

By admin On Thursday, December 7th, 2017

University lecturer spent months at terrorist training camp in Eritrea

                Tadesse Kersmo spent months at a terrorist training camp and possessed files useful for terrorism   AN ETHIOPIAN asylum seeker flew to east Africa where he spent months at a More...

By admin On Wednesday, December 6th, 2017

Israel firm’s spyware used against Ethiopia dissidents

  Surveillance software from Israeli defence contractor Elbit Systems Ltd was used in an espionage campaign targeting Ethiopian dissidents living outside the East African nation, a Canadian research institute More...

By admin On Wednesday, December 6th, 2017

Why is Orthodoxy booming in Ethiopia?

  ome interesting observations here about  recent findings from the good people at Pew, via Sandro Magister: With respect to Catholicism and Protestantism, which over the past century have expanded from More...

By admin On Wednesday, November 29th, 2017

Sudan initiates effort to bridge gap between Egypt, Ethiopia over GERD

Sudan suggested an initiative for settling the disagreements between Egypt and Ethiopia regarding their dispute about the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD), by suggesting French consultancy firms BRL and Artlia More...

By admin On Monday, November 27th, 2017

Arab League “extreme concern” over Ethiopia’s Nile dam

Worries over water security for millions of people prompted the Arab League yesterday to say it is following “with extreme concern” talks between Egypt, Sudan and Ethiopia over the latter’s Grand Ethiopian More...

By admin On Sunday, November 26th, 2017

Ethiopia says ethnic clashes kill more than 20 in past week

ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia –  Ethiopia’s government says more than 20 people have been killed in renewed clashes between ethnic Oromos and Somalis in the past week. Spokesman Negeri Lenco says 98 people were More...

By admin On Saturday, November 25th, 2017

Africa’s first waste-to-energy plant in Ethiopia

Africa’s first ever waste-to-energy plant is being built in Ethiopia. The Reppie facility, which is due to start operating in January 2018, will process 1,400 tons of waste every day – that’s roughly 80% More...

By admin On Friday, November 24th, 2017

Why the arrest of Saudi Arabia’s second richest man is causing shockwaves in Ethiopia

    Sheik Mohammed Hussein Al-Amoudi owns 4.7% of Ethiopia’s economy and employs 14% of its private workforce. Saudi authorities have arrested the Kingdom’s second richest man Sheik Mohammed Hussein More...