“ጥያቄያችን የማንነት ነው”- አቶ አታላይ ዛፌ

ጥያቄያቸው የማንነት እንጂ የልማት እንዳልሆነ በቅርቡ ከእስር የተፈቱት የወልቃይት ኮሚቴ አመራር አባላት አቶ አታላይ ዛፌ ለአሜሪካ ድምፅ ገለጹ። ዋሽንግተን ዲሲ — ጥያቄያቸው የማንነት እንጂ የልማት እንዳልሆነ በቅርቡ ከእስር የተፈቱት የወልቃይት ኮሚቴ አመራር አባላት... Read more »
Time to return bones of ‘stolen’ prince after 150 years

Time to return bones of ‘stolen’ prince after 150 years

Poet Lemn Sissay adds voice to campaign for repatriation of the boy’s remains with other loot taken after the Battle of Maqdala By James Tapper (The Guardian) | For 150 years, Ethiopians... Read more »
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Ethiopia skips latest US talks with Egypt over dam dispute

Ethiopia skips latest US talks with Egypt over dam dispute

Ethiopia skips latest US talks with Egypt over dam dispute ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia (AP) — Ethiopia will skip the latest round of U.S.-brokered talks this week on a disputed Nile dam project... Read more »
Zimbabwe Billionaire to Bid for Ethiopian Telecoms License

Zimbabwe Billionaire to Bid for Ethiopian Telecoms License

Econet Global Ltd., owned by Zimbabwean billionaire Strive Masiyiwa, is keen to acquire a telecommunications license in Ethiopia, which is opening up the industry to foreign investment for the first time. The... Read more »
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Ethiopia passes controversial law curbing ‘hate speech’

Months before major election, Parliament passes law imposing jail terms for people whose internet posts stir unrest. (Al Jazeera) — Ethiopia’s parliament has passed a law punishing “hate speech” and “disinformation” with... Read more »
Under Abiy, Ethiopia’s media have more freedom but challenges remain

Govt Approves Law That Can Warrant Jail Time for Internet Posts That Cause Unrest

The parliament of Ethiopia recently passed a law imposing jail terms for people whose internet posts stir unrest, a move the government says is needed to prevent violence ahead of elections. This... Read more »
Ethiopian Airlines keeps flights to China open despite coronavirus

Ethiopian Airlines keeps flights to China open despite coronavirus

ADDIS ABABA, Ethi­o­pia — As dozens of airlines around the world forgo massive profits and suspend flights to China amid fears of spreading the new coronavirus, Africa’s biggest airline continues to transport... Read more »
Ethiopia Reflects On Its Founding Father's Triumphant, Bloody Legacy

Ethiopia Reflects On Its Founding Father’s Triumphant, Bloody Legacy

Menelik II fought off Italians bent on taking his empire, but also oppressed and enslaved ethnic and religious minorities. The victims’ descendants are wary of attempts to make him a unifying figure.... Read more »
Abduction of Ethiopian Students Fuels Anger at the Government

Abduction of Ethiopian Students Fuels Anger at the Government

ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia — Ethiopians are taking to the streets and to social media to protest their government’s failure to find at least a dozen university students and five other people who... Read more »
Thailand doctors say cocktail of flu, HIV drugs can help fight coronavirus

Thailand doctors say cocktail of flu, HIV drugs can help fight coronavirus

Thai doctors have seen success in treating severe cases of the new coronavirus with the combination of medications for flu and HIV, with initial results showing vast improvement 48 hours after applying... Read more »
Ethiopian Airlines refuses to cancel flights to China

Ethiopian Airlines refuses to cancel flights to China

In the wake of the coronavirus outbreak, several major airlines around the world have announced suspension of flights to China. However, Ethiopian Airlines has not followed suit. Arguably the most influential airline... Read more »
Joint Statement of Egypt, Ethiopia, Sudan, the United States And the World Bank

Joint Statement of Egypt, Ethiopia, Sudan, the United States And the World Bank

Washington, DC — The Ministers of Foreign Affairs and Water Resources of Egypt, Ethiopia and Sudan and their delegations met with the Secretary of the Treasury and the President of the World... Read more »