New report says an estimated 27 million people – or 24% of the total food insecure people in the world– lived in seven East African countries namely – Ethiopia, Djibouti, … Read More
Melakou Tegegn, Kampala- Uganda– As a famous Amharic saying has it, “Aya jibo satamehagn bilagn”; ostensibly the lamb said to this to the hyena who was saying all and sundry … Read More
The Transitional Military Council of Sudan has released 78 Ethiopian prisoners, who were in Sudanese jails for many years.
On May 28, 2019 Prime Minister Dr Abiy Ahmed received and held talks with head of Sudan’s ruling Military Transitional Council (MTC), General Abdel Fattah al Burhan.
The Ethiopian Army says it has helped the return of 1,500 Ethiopians exiled to the neighboring Sudan from western and central Gondar area of Amhara region following the recent conflicts.
The Federal Police of Ethiopia captures 9,711 Kalashnikov bullets from smugglers who were trying to bring into the capital, Addis Ababa.
During the first nine months of Ethiopian calendar started July 8, 2018, Ethiopia has attracted foreign direct investment of $1.83 billion.
Prime Minister of Ethiopia Abiy Ahmed calls on Sudanese people to avoid division and work together towards one united Sudan.
UPDATED_By Andualem Sisay Gessesse _ This week the military has overthrown one of the long standing President of Sudan, Al Bashir. President Al Bashir who also came through peaceful military … Read More
Following several months long street protests, the Sudanese army today overthrows President Al Bashir and put him under house arrest.
The Government of Eritrea accused the government of Turkey and Qatar for supporting an opposition called Eritrean Muslim League and working to obstruct the peace between Ethiopia and Eritrea.
The Sudanese authorities must end measures taken under the state of emergency to violently crush dissent amid ongoing nationwide protests in the country, Amnesty International said.
The Nile Basin Initiative (NBI) is set to mark its 20th anniversary tomorrow in Kigali, Rwanda. NBI has brought together the Nile Basin countries, Ethiopia, Uganda, Sudan, Egypt, Tanzania, Rwanda, … Read More
The Addis Ababa Police Commission says it has seized four illegal machines guns with over 46,000 bullets smuggled into the city.
The Executive Secretary of the Intergovernmental Authority on Development (IGAD), Ambassador Mahboub Maalim, expresses support for the African Union’s (AU’s) call for the cancellation of Somalia’s debt.
BY ANDUALEM SISAY GESSESSE – Following the recent restoration of ties between Ethiopia and Eritrea, many speculated that Djibouti’s economy would suffer. This is because the tiny East African country’s … Read More
Ethiopia, the largest coffee producers is set to triple its coffee production in the coming five years by improving its production and marketing system.
Following helicopter crash three Ethiopian peacekeeping soldiers in Abyei Sudan died on Saturday, UN official said.
Following the increase of illegal arms trade and the security threat it poses on the country, the Minster of Council of Ethiopia on Saturday passes a bill that aims to … Read More
The UN refugee agency (UNHCR) describes Ethiopia’s historic new refugee law, as ‘one of the most progressive refugee policies in Africa’ allowing refugees to obtain work permits.
The Ethiopian Government expressed its plan to sell electric power to Gulf Countries by signing and agreement to launch feasibility study on Saturday.
Following the United Nations Security Council decision on Wednesday, which ended the sanction on Eritrea, leaders express their happiness with the decision.
By Mekonnen Teshome – Kampala, Ugannda – Scientists working for the Drugs for Neglected Diseases initiative (DNDi) say that they are conducting research and clinical trials to find safer, efficacious … Read More
The Republic of Mauritius became the 30th shareholder of Africa50, the pan-African investment platform.