ALL AFRICA 7 February 2019 Addis Ababa — the joint port development initiative proposed by Prime Minster Abiy Ahmed during his first foreign visit to Djibouti is not moving at the desired pace. In line with his economic integration vision of the Horn of Africa, the prime minster had secured agreement from the government of Djibouti for the development of a port in Djibouti...

AFRICA NEWS 7 February 2019 by ABDUR RAHMAN ALFA SHABAN The European Union, EU, is formally seeking to revive its cooperation with Eritrea as a top official...

THE NATIONAL UAE 6 February 2019 Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi hosts meeting with African leader Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed held talks with the President of...

JOURNAL du CAMEROUN 6 February 2019 U.N. Secretary-General Antonio Guterres said reconciliation between Ethiopia and Eritrea has illustrated bright spots...

BLOOMBERG 1 February 2019 by NIZAR MANEK  State is reducing expenditure on expensive projects like roads  Nation has one of Africa’s fastest-growing economies The Ethiopian economy isn’t generating enough to pay off loans the state took to finance the Horn of Africa nation’s ambitious infrastructure and development programs, Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed...

ETHIOPIA INSIGHT 31 January 2019 by  MEHARI TADDELE MARU Ethiopia and Eritrea will soon unveil a roadmap to address past disputes and try and lay...

CIOB 25 January 2019 Italy is to fund a feasibility study for a 736km railway line between Addis Ababa and the Red Sea port of Massawa in Eritrea. The...

AFRICA NEWS 19 January 2019 by ABDUR RAHMAN ALFA SHABAN Ethiopia’s ruling coalition says it is happy about the level of execution of a peace deal with...

REUTERS 17 January 2019 by NITA BHALLA NAIROBI (Thomson Reuters Foundation) – Ethiopia passed a law on Thursday giving almost 1 million refugees the right to work and live outside of camps, in a move praised for providing them with more dignity and reducing reliance on foreign aid. Home to Africa’s second largest refugee population after Uganda, Ethiopia hosts...

AFRICA NEWS 16 January 2019 by ABDUR RAHMAN ALFA SHABAN For a populous nation as Ethiopia – on record as Africa’s second biggest only behind Nigeria,...