Ethiopians Flee Djibouti as Coronavirus Cases Rise

Ethiopians Flee Djibouti as Coronavirus Cases Rise

Addis Ababa — Ethiopia is imposing tighter controls at its border with Djibouti after authorities noticed an unusual spike in the number of returning nationals from the Red Sea nation. Officials said... Read more »
Ethiopia crash black boxes arrive in France for analysis

Deadly plane crash a setback for Ethiopia’s rise

KAMPALA, Uganda (AP) — The crown jewel in Ethiopia’s transformationto a continental power in recent years has been its state-owned airlinethat calls itself “the new spirit of Africa.” Sunday’s crash of an... Read more »
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Memorandum No. 7: PM Abiy, "Ethiopia Shall Rise!"

Memorandum No. 7: PM Abiy, “Ethiopia Shall Rise!”

Author’s Note: In this memorandum commentary, I reflect on a poem read by the late Ghanaian President Kwame Nkrumah at the inauguration of the Organization of African Unity (OAU) in 1963 in... Read more »