Africa/World

EEPCo finalizes installation of power transmission lines linking Ethiopia with neighboring nations

EEPCo finalizes installation of power transmission lines linking Ethiopia with neighboring nations
April 25, 2011
Africa/World

Addis Ababa, April 25 (WIC) – The Ethiopian Electric Power Corporation (EEPCo) said that the installation of electric power transmission …More Here

Ethiopia says won’t allow Egypt to examine new dam

Ethiopia says won’t allow Egypt to examine new dam
April 22, 2011
Africa/World

ADDIS ABABA, April 21 (Reuters) – Ethiopia will deny Egypt a chance to examine a new mega dam it is …More Here

Eritrean refugees in Ethiopia call for democratic rule

Eritrean refugees in Ethiopia call for democratic rule
April 20, 2011
Africa/World

* Hundreds of refugees call for end of conscription * Urge sanctions against Eritrea By Aaron Maasho ADDIS ABABA, April …More Here

Exiled Eritreans to stage anti-regime rallies

Exiled Eritreans to stage anti-regime rallies
April 19, 2011
Africa/World

By Tesfa-Alem Tekle April 18, 2011 (ADDIS ABABA) – Thousands of exiled Eritrean refugees across Ethiopia are preparing to stage …More Here

Study ranks Ethiopia as third most influential country in determining Africa’s destiny

Study ranks Ethiopia as third most influential country in determining Africa’s destiny
March 29, 2011
Africa/World

Ethiopia will be the third largest continental power in determining Africa’s economic and political destiny, a study forecast. The survey, …More Here

Ethiopian Cargo Wins “AFRICAN CARGO AIRLINE OF THE YEAR” Award

Ethiopian Cargo Wins “AFRICAN CARGO AIRLINE OF THE YEAR” Award
February 26, 2011
Africa/World

Ethiopian Cargo proudly announces that it has won “THE AFRICAN CARGO AIRLINE OF THE YEAR” award at the Air Cargo Africa 2011 Conference held in Nairobi Kenya on 24 February 2011. The award was organized by STAT TIMES International for excellence in Air Cargo in Africa. According to the STAT TIMES, Ethiopian Airlines Cargo has won the nominations of its readers worldwide for the “STAT TIMES International Award for Excellence in Air Cargo” in the category of AFRICAN CARGO AIRLINE OF THE YEAR.

African Union Peace and Security Building to Start Soon for Completion by 2012

African Union Peace and Security Building to Start Soon for Completion by 2012
February 15, 2011
Africa/World

The Chairperson of the Commission of the African Union, Mr. Jean Ping, this morning, Monday 14 February 2011, presided over the ceremony of the foundation stone for the Peace and Security building of the African Union laid at the AU headquarters.

Lost Kingdoms of Africa, Ethiopia

Lost Kingdoms of Africa, Ethiopia
October 25, 2010
Africa/World

Historian Dr Gus Casely-Hayford explores the history of the old African kingdom of Ethiopia.

Africa most desired among young travellers

Africa most desired among young travellers
October 14, 2010
Africa/World

Young people are trendsetters, and new research shows that Africa has become the most desired travel destination for Western youths. The trend bodes well for Africa’s booming travel industry.

Ancient Africa: Aksum, Ethiopia

Ancient Africa: Aksum, Ethiopia
September 7, 2010
Africa/World

Lalibela may be Ethiopia’s most dramatic attraction, but it’s not its only one. Stephan Faris explores Aksum, the country’s ancient capital.