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,...

REUTERS 16 January 2019 by AARON MAASHO ADDIS ABABA (Reuters) – Ethiopian troops have launched operations against members of a rebel group that signed...

ALL AFRICA 15 January 2019 by MICHAEL EMILE KYNASTON JONES Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed and President Isaias Afwerki at the official opening of the Debay...

REUTERS 15 January 2019 by AARON MAASHO ADDIS ABABA (Reuters) – Protesters in Ethiopia’s northeastern Afar region have blocked the landlocked country’s main route to the sea to demonstrate against surging ethnic violence, organisers said on Monday. The demonstrators started a five-day blockade of the highway to neighbouring Djibouti on Sunday, Mahi Bule, a member...

MENAFN 14 January 2019 by DAWIT ENDESHAW MENAFN – Somali Land Sun) Horn of Africa Border Confusion Somalilandsun – Ethiopia, more or less,...

DW – MADE FOR MINDS 12 January 2019 Ethiopia’s Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed has introduced dramatic reforms since assuming power more than nine...

EQEGA NEWS 12 January 2019 January 12, 2019 – Since the signing of the peace deal between Ethiopia and Eritrea in July, Eritreans have crossed over...

YENI SAFAK 6 January 2019   File photo: A general view of the Port of Djibouti is seen in Ambouli, Djibouti April 23, 2017.  Photograph: Jonathan...