Tag: ethiopia

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

City shuts 121 shops located in parking lots of buildings

City shuts 121 shops located in parking lots of buildings
February 24, 2017
Addis News

The Addis Ababa Trade Bureau closed 121 shops for conducting business in underground parking areas of buildings. Most of the …More Here

Dangote Set to Diversify Investment in Ethiopia

Dangote Set to Diversify Investment in Ethiopia
February 7, 2017
Business

Prime Minister Hailemariam Dessalegn conferred with the Nigerian business tycoon Aliko Dangote Friday. During the course of the meeting, the …More Here

Are cars a luxury?: How Ethiopia is taxing vehicles off the road – BBC

Are cars a luxury?: How Ethiopia is taxing vehicles off the road – BBC
January 16, 2017
Addis News

Owning a car for many Ethiopians – even those with ready cash to spend in one of the world’s fastest-growing …More Here

Millions in Ethiopia affected by recent drought in southern region

Millions in Ethiopia affected by recent drought in southern region
January 15, 2017
Addis News

The Ethiopian government estimates it will need around 920 million dollars for urgent humanitarian assistance. The country is battling drought …More Here

Ethiopia: Life as usual for many residents despite October declaration

Ethiopia: Life as usual for many residents despite October declaration
January 10, 2017
Addis News

Many citizens in the Ethiopia’s capital Addis Ababa say the country’s state of emergency, triggered in October, has had little …More Here

Africa Business Forum Holds in Addis Ababa

Africa Business Forum Holds in Addis Ababa
January 10, 2017
Addis News

The fifth edition of the Africa Business Forum will be held in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, on March 1, 2017. This …More Here

Ethiopian girl band Yegna loses millions in British foreign aid funding

Ethiopian girl band Yegna loses millions in British foreign aid funding
January 9, 2017
Addis News

An Ethiopian girl band has lost its UK foreign aid funding after criticism over a grant reportedly worth millions. Pop …More Here

Ethiopia hands jail terms against Islamist activists

Ethiopia hands jail terms against Islamist activists
January 6, 2017
Addis News

An Ethiopian court this week sentenced 20 Islamist activists to over 5-years in prison on charges of plotting to establish …More Here