News
Uganda sends troops for joint regional peacekeeping exercise in Sudan
The troops are drawn from Sudan, Uganda, Rwanda, Ethiopia, Kenya, Djibouti, Burundi, Comoros, Somalia and Seychelles. "This is a regular exercise ...
The Sheikh of Ethiopia: How Saudi power struggle could disrupt an African country
As news spread of the detention of Saudi princes and business moguls in Riyadh earlier this month, alarm bells were ringing in another capital more than 1,000km away: one of Ethiopia's most important investors was under arrest. It remains unclear why Saudi authorities arrested Mohammed Hussein ...
Volcano appears to SMILE in incredible pics taken by Brit photographer at the hottest place on Earth
A BRITISH photographer has captured incredible pictures of what appears to be a smiling face forming within the volcanic lava of the hottest place on earth. Christopher Horsley, 25, from Ormskirk, Lancs, took the images on an expedition to the Danakil Depression in the Afar region in Ethiopia, Africa.
Why Is African Air Travel So Terrible?
Ethiopia alone would benefit from 15,000 new jobs and $60 million in economic uplift—that's as much money as Ethiopia received from China this year to build an industrial park in the resort town of Bahir Dar. When South Africa and Zambia reached a bilateral open-skies agreement, fares between the ...
Hot lips: Eyes and a smiling mouth are spotted in Ethiopian volcano
A smiling face has been spotted forming within volcanic lava at the hottest place on earth - the Danakil Depression in the Afar region, in Ethiopia.
How to address autism in Ethiopia and other low-income nations
But my Ethiopian colleagues explained this might not be a fruitful approach. In Ethiopia, where biomedical services are scarce and most families first ...
5 minutes with Ethiopian-Israeli musician Abate Barihun
He fronts the popular Tesfa band, following in Getish Mamo's great footsteps (one of Ethiopia's top vocalists to date). With a joint performance paying ...
Ethiopia: Two Consultants Conflux for River Revitalisation
Blue Matrix Consultancy in association with Image Consultancy plc, will supervise the 400 million Br river refurbishing project extending from Urma ...
Ethiopia: Promoting Employment-Intensive Approach
Based on this ground, the regional conference organized by International Labour Organization (ILO) and the government of Ethiopia for labour based ...
Ethiopia: 'Sustaining Economic Growth Will Crackdown Poverty Bedrock', Prof. Tasasew Woldehana
Though it was rampant and most of the people live at similar status. It was on this backdrop the government of Ethiopia has launched poverty reduction ...
Ethiopia: Hawassa City Suffer Defeat, St. George Drop Points
The Ethiopian Premier League (EPL) football club competition took place in different venues at the weekend. Hawassa City who enjoyed a 4-1 win over Woldiya City last week suffered a 2-1 defeat at the hands of Dedebit on Sunday at the Addis Ababa stadium. For Dedebit this was a good result.
Ethiopia: Ministry Setting Up Modern Animal Husbandry System
According to Central Statics Agency (CSA) 2016 Report, Ethiopia has over 57 million cattle, over 28 million sheep,28 million goats, about 10 million ...
Deadlock in GERD talks: What is Egypt's future strategy, diplomacy or military strikes?
News of the failure to reach an agreement in the tripartite negotiations between Egypt, Ethiopia, and Sudan regarding the construction of the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD) has stirred massive controversy in the Egyptian press and in government circles. As has been pointed out by Egyptian ...
Nigeria, Somalia and Uganda set to improve drought resilience
A joint initiative of the African Development Bank (AfDB) and the Islamic Development Bank (IsDB) is set to boost agriculture value chains and enhance drought resilience in Nigeria, Somalia and Uganda. The initiative is part of a broad coalition to boost collaboration between the two institutions in ...
Ethiopia: Almaz, Birhau Take Delhi Half Marathon Title
Almaz Ayana crossing the finishing line This was the second time for Birhanu to win the Delhi half marathon title. The Ethiopian wonder athlete Almaz Ayana bagged the maiden gold Delhi half marathon on Sunday despite concerns of air pollution. Almaz emerged victorious in her first maiden half ...
Mark recognised for charity work
Mark is currently working with Hope and a Future on the development of Ethiopia's first disability and youth centre. He has helped to design specific assessments to enable the charity to provide the correct therapies and equipment for each individual and also offered one-to-one support to a teenage boy ...
Industry Is Calling For Slashing Of ZESA Tariffs, Is That A Reasonable Request?
CZI highlights Ethiopia as an example of how lower power costs make products more competitive. They point out that in Ethiopia the electricity cost is about US3c/kWh and that is one of the reasons Ethiopian leather is globally competitive.
Ethiopia: Institute Enhancing Leather Industries' Productivity
The Ethiopian Leather Industry Development Institute said it is working towards enhancing leather industries productivity thereby boosting the export ...
Ethiopia: Harnessing Renewable Energy Sources Vehicle to Sustainable Dev't
In an exclusive interview with The Ethiopian Herald Scientist Professor Shibru Tedla said to attain the aspirations of climate resilient green economy ...
Ethiopia's Federalism - Challenges, Opportunities
More recently, some quarters have been posing multiple threats to the over two -decades- old federal system in Ethiopia through instigating violence and fomenting unrest in some parts of the country. In fact, the incumbent has been taking measures to restore peace and order in violence -stricken areas, ...