After 20-year military standoff, Ethiopia and Eritrea agree to normalize ties in historic breakthrough

By Paul Paul Schemm | Washington Post ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia — Ethio­pian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed traveled Sunday to Eritrea, once a bitter adversary, and agreed to normalize ties after an unprecedented... Read more »
Abiy ahmed visit Eritrea Asmara welcomed by Isaias Afeworki

With hugs, leaders of rivals Ethiopia, Eritrea finally meet

ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia (AP) — With laughter and hugs, the leaders of longtime adversaries Ethiopia and Eritrea met for the first time in nearly two decades Sunday amid a rapid and dramatic... Read more »
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Ethiopian Prime Minister to make historic visit to Asmara, Eritrea

According to several unconfirmed reports on social media, Ethiopian reformist Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed is expected to visit Eritrea as soon as Sunday. There are no official announcement from the Ethiopian government,... Read more »
Egypt, Sudan, Ethiopia Discuss Arrangements for Establishing Tripartite Fund

Egypt, Sudan, Ethiopia Discuss Arrangements for Establishing Tripartite Fund

High-level delegations from Egypt, Sudan, and Ethiopia held meetings to discuss the arrangements for establishing a tripartite fund for financing development and investment projects, the Central Bank of Egypt (CBE) announced in... Read more »

Breaking News: Ethiopian PM Abiy Ahmed to Visit Eritrea Sunday

Ethiopian PM Dr. Abiy Ahmed to Visit Eritrea This Coming Sunday July 8, 2018 According to reports and a notice sent to Eritrean government offices unidentified guest is going to visit Eritrea.... Read more »

ጠቅላይ ሚኒስትሩ ለውጡን ለማደናቀፍ የሚሞክሩትን አስጠነቀቁ – ሙሉ ቪዲዮውን ይመልከቱ

ጠቅላይ ሚኒስትር ዐብይ አህመድ በአገሪቱ የተፈጠረውን ለውጥ ለማደናቀፍ በሚሞክሩና በህገ-ወጥ የገንዘብ ዝውውርና ክምችት ላይ በተሰማሩት ላይ እርምጃ እንደሚወስዱ አስጠነቀቁ። ጠቅላይ ሚኒስትሩ የሕዝብ ተወካዮች ምክር ቤት የ2011 ዓ.ም ረቂቅ በጀትን በሙሉ ድምፅ ባፀደቀበት... Read more »

Ogaden Basin – Source of Peril or Prosperity for the Somali Region?

[Addis Standard] Addis Abeba — On June 28th Ethiopian government representatives, Somali Regional President Abdi Mohamoud Omar alongside Senior Executives of Poly-GCL Petroleum Group attended an inaugural ceremony of the first ever... Read more »

Ethiopia removes ‘terrorist’ label from three opposition groups

ADDIS ABABA (Reuters) – Ethiopia removed three opposition groups from its list of “terrorist” organizations on Thursday, the latest sign of Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed charting a new course for one of... Read more »

Ethiopia fires prison officials over human rights abuses amid torture report

Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed addresses the House of Peoples’ Representatives in zddis Ababa, Ethiopia April 19, 2018. fl (Tiksa Negeri/Reuters) By Paul Schemm | Washington Post ADDIS ABABA, Ethi­o­pia —Ethiopia’s attorney... Read more »

Abiy Ahmed a ‘painkiller, not a cure’ for Ethiopia’s problems

Photos of Abiy appear on the numerous tricycles that clog the one-lane tarmac road in Ginchi [Hamza Mohamed/Al Jazeera] by Hamza Mohamed | Al Jazeera   Ginchi, Ethiopia – The people in... Read more »