Egypt pledges to stop anti-peace forces threatening Ethiopia

April 20, 2017
Africa/World

Ethiopia’s Prime Minister, Hailemariam Desalegn, has told local media that north African neighbour Egypt had agreed to stop the activities of anti-peace forces who are behind protests in Ethiopia. The premier was speaking at a press briefing to address major …More Here

Addis Ababa 1st in East Africa With Bus Rapid Transit

Addis Ababa 1st in East Africa With Bus Rapid Transit
April 15, 2017
Addis News

ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia, April 13, 2017 (ENS) – Ethiopia’s capital Addis Ababa, a city of at least 3.4 million residents, …More Here

Migrant crisis: ‘Nearly 100 missing after Libya boat sinks’

Migrant crisis: ‘Nearly 100 missing after Libya boat sinks’
April 14, 2017
Africa/World

At least 97 African migrants, including women and children, are missing after their boat sank off the Libyan coast, a …More Here

Addis Ababa Letter: Africa’s long love affair with khat

Addis Ababa Letter: Africa’s long love affair with khat
April 12, 2017
Addis News

By James Jeffrey in Addis Ababa – After a year in Ethiopia I couldn’t help noticing how many residents in …More Here

US Imposes New Sanctions on Eritrea

US Imposes New Sanctions on Eritrea
April 9, 2017
Africa/World

WASHINGTON — Eritrea has once again found itself on the wrong side of international norms as a U.N. report accused …More Here

World Bank approves $150m loan to bring Ethiopia’s dry ports to international standards

World Bank approves $150m loan to bring Ethiopia’s dry ports to international standards
April 6, 2017
Addis News

WASHINGTON, March 31, 2017—The World Bank’s Executive Board today approved a new $150 million project to increase the efficiency of …More Here

Addis Ababa 40/60 housing project benefiting only people with money

Addis Ababa 40/60 housing project benefiting only people with money
April 4, 2017
Addis News

Addis Ababa 40/60 housing project benefiting only people with money. “40/60 ወይስ 100/0” – የ40/60 ቤቶች ልማት ከፍተኛ ቆጣቢዎችን ብቻ …More Here

Ethiopia and Tanzania to build Africa’s biggest cargo hub in Dar es Salaam

Ethiopia and Tanzania to build Africa’s biggest cargo hub in Dar es Salaam
April 1, 2017
Africa/World

Ethiopia’s Prime Minister, Hailemariam Desalegn, is in Tanzania to strengthen ties with President John Magufuli. The two leaders announced plans …More Here

Ethiopia to turn site of deadly landfill collapse into park

Ethiopia to turn site of deadly landfill collapse into park
March 18, 2017
Addis News

ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia (AP) — Ethiopia says it will turn the landfill where 113 people were killed in a garbage …More Here

Ethiopia trash dump death toll rises to 113

Ethiopia trash dump death toll rises to 113
March 15, 2017
Addis News

By Aaron Maasho ADDIS ABABA (Reuters) – The death toll from a landslide at a dump in the Ethiopian capital …More Here

Enterprise to transfer over 20,000 houses of 40/60 condominiums

Enterprise to transfer over 20,000 houses of 40/60 condominiums
February 27, 2017
Business

The Addis Ababa saving houses development enterprise said that it has targeted to transfer over 20,000 40/60 houses under 40/60 …More Here