Wednesday, February 19, 2020

Ethiopian Orthodox Synod decides to open training institutions in all languages, shatter Oromo extremists

Ethiopian Orthodox Tewahedo church passed a decision to open several training centers in many languages in the country. The Church has faced a mountainous problem...

Sudan’s Military Rulers Say Several Coup Attempts Thwarted

BY KHALID ABDELAZIZ KHARTOUM (Reuters) – Sudan’s military rulers said on Thursday they had thwarted several coup attempts and that some officers had been arrested...

The Nonnegotiable truths in Ethiopian Politics

by Addissu Admas Just a little over a year and half ago, it appeared that Ethiopia was finally heading in the right direction, i.e., towards...

News: Ethiopian women participation in politics up but a lot needs to be done

Partial view of today’s national conference on Women’s Political Participation and Election in Ethiopia Mahlet Fasil Addis Abeba, December 19/2019– The number of...

Isuzu Motors to open vehicle assembly plant in Ethiopia

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) Isuzu Motors Ltd said it has finalized preparations to open a vehicle assembly plant in Ethiopia in August 2019. Mr.  Taro Kunifusa, General...

“Scheming African minds”: Neocolonialism and Africa’s uncertain future

By Temesgen Aschenek Zeleke Introduction Africa was divided among colonial powers since the late 1800’s where the whole of the continent was partitioned like a homemade...

Boeing, FAA Officials Called to Testify in U.S. Senate on 737 MAX Plane Crashes

BY MAGGIE FICK, CINDY Silviana and David Shepardson ADDIS ABABA/JAKARTA/WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Boeing Co faced growing pressure in Washington on Wednesday as U.S. lawmakers called for...

International Crisis Group: keeping Ethiopia’s transition on the rails

REPORT from International Crisis Group Nairobi/Addis Abeba/Brussels, 16 December 2019 What’s new? Clashes in October 2019 in Oromia, Ethiopia’s most populous region, left scores of people dead. They...

Saudi Releases 1,400 Ethiopians From Prison

Thousands of Ethiopians have been attracted to Saudi Arabia by the job opportunitiesThe Government of Saudi Arabia today released 1,400 Ethiopians who were serving...

Two pastors beheaded as violence against Christians flares in Ethiopia

Two Ethiopian pastors have been beheaded in Sebeta, near the capital Addis Ababa, in an outburst of violence against Christians at the end of...

Sports

Ethiopian Athletes Storm Dubai Marathon

  Ethiopia Athlete Getaneh Molla wins Dubai Marathon this morning registering the best time in Dubai Marathon history 2 hours, three minutes and thirty four...

Ethiopian giants fire ex-AFC Leopards striker – By VINCENT OPIYO

AFC Leopards striker Alex Orotomal (left) vies for the ball with Sony Sugar midfielder Fredrick Onyango during their SportPesa Premier League match at Kenyatta...

Champion marathon runner Zenash Gezmu who fled Ethiopia found beaten to death by another...

A champion marathon runner who fled Ethiopia six years ago for a better life in Europe has been beaten to death by another refugee...