THIS DAY 16 October 2018 East African countries are now spending almost eight per cent of their revenues to service $29.42 billion loans borrowed in...

THE AFRICA REPORT 15 October 2018 by NICHOLAS NORBROOK n a short few months, Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed has upended the canons of Ethiopian politics, diplomacy...

QUARTZ AFRICA 25 September 2018 by Abdi Latif Dahir World leaders gather in New York this week to tackle a plethora of global problems, from climate change...

DW 23 September 2018 Ethiopia and Eritrea didn’t pen their peace agreement in Addis Ababa or Asmara, but in Saudi Arabia with the Emirates alongside....

HORSEED MEDIA 19 September 2018 Conflicts between Eritrea, Djibouti, and Ethiopia have dramatically shifted in recent months, giving hope for an end of...

DAILY MONITOR 18 September 2018 by Joseph Oduha South Sudan crisis. Regional bloc is committed to stand in solidarity with the people of South Sudan and...

BLOOMBERG 14 September 2018 Country emerging from isolation after Ethiopia rapprochement Closer ties being forged with U.A.E., Russia, Saudi Arabia Eritrea is casting off its reputation as a hermit state and pushing to become a key player in one of the world’s most strategically important regions. Decades of eschewing international cooperation by the...

STANDARD DIGITAL 13 September 2018 by  Dan Weku The curious development about Kenya’s dalliance with China is the negative public sentiment, especially the apprehensive view that the Chinese are a threat to the economy. But as the tide turned against their seeming dominance and debt diplomacy, African leaders were in Beijing seeking more loans from China. The story...

AP NEWS 11 September 2018 In this Saturday, July 14, 2018 file photo, Eritrea’s President Isaias Afwerki, right, is welcomed by Ethiopia’s Prime Minister...

REUTERS 6 September 2018 ADDIS ABABA, Sept 6 (Reuters) – China has agreed to restructure some of Ethiopia’s debt, including a loan for a $4 billion railway linking its capital Addis Ababa with neighbouring Djibouti, Ethiopia’s Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed said on Thursday. Abiy described the rescheduling as limited, but added that repayment of the railway debt has...