Africa/World

Addis one of 10 recipients to receive the prestigious C40 Cities Awards 2016

Addis one of 10 recipients to receive the prestigious C40 Cities Awards 2016
December 2, 2016
Africa/World

Eleven cities were honored yesterday at an awards ceremony in Mexico City. The C40 Cities Awards recognize the world’s most …More Here

Ethiopia mourns Fidel Castro

Ethiopia mourns Fidel Castro
November 29, 2016
Africa/World

Ethiopia has sent its condolences to the government and people of Cuba following Fidel Castro’s death. Coletta Wanjohi has the …More Here

Machar prevented from entering Ethiopia, forced to return to South Africa

Machar prevented from entering Ethiopia, forced to return to South Africa
November 22, 2016
Africa/World

November 21, 2016 (JUBA) –The leader of South Sudan’s armed opposition faction (SPLM-IO), Riek Machar has been prevented from entering …More Here

Moroccan King makes maiden trip to Ethiopia

Moroccan King makes maiden trip to Ethiopia
November 20, 2016
Africa/World

The king of Morrocco has arrived for a three day state visit. That of course comes on the back of …More Here

Survey: Africans optimistic despite corruption

Survey: Africans optimistic despite corruption
November 15, 2016
Africa/World

Most people in three African countries have an optimistic outlook despite continuing anger at corruption and economic woes, a survey …More Here

UN Security Council renews arms embargo against Somalia, Eritrea

UN Security Council renews arms embargo against Somalia, Eritrea
November 11, 2016
Africa/World

The United Nations Security Council has adopted a resolution to renew sanctions on Somalia and Eritrea. Ten of the 15 …More Here

UN: Saudis, UAE Likely Violating Arms Embargo in Eritrea

UN: Saudis, UAE Likely Violating Arms Embargo in Eritrea
November 6, 2016
Africa/World

UNITED NATIONS — United Nations sanctions monitors warned in an annual report released Friday that possible foreign support for a …More Here

Merkel in Ethiopia on the last leg of her three-nation African tour

Merkel in Ethiopia on the last leg of her three-nation African tour
October 11, 2016
Africa/World

The German Chancellor Angela Merkel is in Ethiopia on the last leg of her three-nation African tour. Merkel and Prime …More Here

UNHCR: 29,000 refugees have crossed into Ethiopia

UNHCR: 29,000 refugees have crossed into Ethiopia
October 1, 2016
Africa/World

The government of South Sudan says the reported influx of refugees into Ethiopia is highly likely a result of citizens’ …More Here

UN: Ethiopia faces new wave of South Sudanese refugees

UN: Ethiopia faces new wave of South Sudanese refugees
September 30, 2016
Africa/World

The United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) operation in Ethiopia said on Thursday it is bracing itself for a …More Here