ADDIS ABABA Ethiopia arrested the former head of a military-run industrial conglomerate on Tuesday and flew him in handcuffs to the capital, state media reported, a day after authorities announced investigations targeting senior members of the security forces. | Video
ADDIS ABABA Eritrean President Isaias Afwerki says Eritrea and Ethiopia have built trust since signing a peace deal in July, but need to iron out further elements of their ties to make their cooperation sustainable.
ADDIS ABABA Ethiopia signed a peace deal on Sunday with Ogaden National Liberation Front (ONLF) rebels from its Somali Region, whom it had previously outlawed as a "terrorist group," officials said.
ADDIS ABABA A medal winning Ethiopian Olympic runner, living in exile in the United States since making a protest gesture against government violence at the 2016 games, returned home on Sunday following a series of reforms in the East African nation.
ADDIS ABABA A former president of an Ethiopian region who was arrested on charges of human rights abuses and stoking deadly ethnic clashes tried to escape by climbing out a window while in police custody ahead of a court appearance, police said on Friday.
ADDIS ABABA Ethiopia's Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed said on Thursday that soldiers who marched on his palace last week had had "nefarious aims" to stop reforms and he defended his relaxed attitude to them at the time saying he had sought to defuse tensions.
ADDIS ABABA Ethiopia's prime minister created a new Ministry of Peace and handed half the posts in his cabinet to women in a sweeping cabinet reshuffle on Tuesday as he sought to tackle a wave of ethnic violence.
ADDIS ABABA, Oct 16 Ethiopian Airlines will
resume regular flights to Somalia's capital Mogadishu on Nov. 2,
its first in four decades, the state-owned carrier said on
HARGEYSA, Somalia, Oct 12 Dubai state-owned port
operator DP World has launched a $101 million project to expand
a port in the breakaway region of Somaliland.
HARGEYSA, Somalia, Oct 11 Dubai state-owned port
operator DP World launched on Thursday a $101 million
project to expand a port in the breakaway region of Somaliland.