China Hands Over Hydropower Rehabilitation Project to Ethiopia

China Hands Over Hydropower Rehabilitation Project to Ethiopia
December 19, 2016
Addis News

China on Thursday handed over a hydropower plant rehabilitation project to Ethiopia. With an installed generating capacity of 6.6MW, the …More Here

Britain gives £5 million to the Ethiopian Spice Girls for their new talk show… on top of the £4 million we’ve already handed them

Britain gives £5 million to the Ethiopian Spice Girls for their new talk show… on top of the £4 million we’ve already handed them
December 19, 2016
Addis News

UK taxpayers have picked up a new £5.2million bill to fund a talk show for Ethiopia’s own Spice Girls. Yegna, …More Here

Joint company to manage Ethiopia – Djibouti railway

Joint company to manage Ethiopia – Djibouti railway
December 19, 2016
Addis News

Ethiopia’s Minister of Transport Ahmed Shide and his Djiboutian counterpart Mohammed Abdulkadir Musa have signed an agreement to establish a …More Here

Ethiopian troop withdrawal from Somalia exposes peacekeeping problems

Ethiopian troop withdrawal from Somalia exposes peacekeeping problems
December 16, 2016
Africa/World

Since October, Ethiopia has been withdrawing troops from Somalia. The redeployment highlights problems with the international community’s funding of military …More Here

Completion of Gibe III hydroelectric dam heralds cheaper electricity for Ethiopians

Completion of Gibe III hydroelectric dam heralds cheaper electricity for Ethiopians
December 16, 2016
Addis News

The construction of Gibe III hydroelectric dam, which is located 470km south west of Addis Ababa, has been fully completed …More Here

PM Hailemariam Desalegn: Troops are ready for deployment to South Sudan

PM Hailemariam Desalegn: Troops are ready for deployment to South Sudan
December 16, 2016
Africa/World

The slow response by the UN in providing logistics for the regional protection force has delayed the deployment of more …More Here

African Development Bank lends $159 mln to Ethiopian Airlines

African Development Bank lends $159 mln to Ethiopian Airlines
December 16, 2016
Addis News

Ethiopian Airlines will get a $159 million loan from the African Development Bank to help finance an expansion plan that …More Here

Ethiopian photographer seeks new portrayal of Africa

Ethiopian photographer seeks new portrayal of Africa
December 15, 2016
Addis News

Surrounded by untidy stacks of paper and abandoned half-empty coffee cups, photographer Aida Muluneh chain smokes cigarettes in her Addis …More Here

How wily Ethiopia outflanked Egypt and Sudan on the dam

How wily Ethiopia outflanked Egypt and Sudan on the dam
December 15, 2016
Addis News

For many years Ethiopia wanted to build a big dam on the River Nile. The country, once a poster-boy for …More Here

Omo Kuraz I Sugar Factory On Final Test-Run

Omo Kuraz I Sugar Factory On Final Test-Run
December 15, 2016
Addis News

The 235 million USD sugar factory would also generate 45 MW power. The Omo Kuraz I sugar factory is conducting …More Here