NBE June 24, 2020

By Andualem Sisay Gessesse – In the past few years the tension between Ethiopia and Egypt has been escalating over the use of the water of the Nile River. Thought the reason for the dispute is said the Great Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD), which the country is set to start filling water this July, the […]

newbusinessethiopia April 30, 2020

The spread of dessert locust worm in Eastern Africa has continued posing severe danger to food production in Ethiopia and Kenya, as the latest UN agency shows. The current situation in East Africa “remains extremely alarming” as more swarms form and mature in northern and central Kenya, southern Ethiopia, said UN Food and Agricultural Organization […]

newbusinessethiopia April 22, 2020

Armed conflicts in cross-border areas in the Greater Karamoja Cluster that encompasses the south-western parts of Ethiopia, north-western Kenya, the south-eastern parts of South Sudan and north-eastern Uganda, has worsen the lives of millions of people already suffering from acute food insecurity, new report says.