Ethiopian authorities have proposed holding a postponed election in May or June 2021, state-affiliated broadcaster FANA said on Friday, setting the stage for a test of support for Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed’s sweeping economic and political reforms. The government postponed a parliamentary election scheduled for August this year due to […]

Fiber is incredibly important. It leaves your stomach undigested and ends up in your colon, where it feeds friendly gut bacteria, leading to various health benefits (1). Certain types of fiber may also promote weight loss, lower blood sugar levels, and fight constipation (2). The Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics […]

China’s civil aviation regulator has issued its third suspension order on Ethiopian Airlines’ flight from Addis Ababa to Shanghai, the most punished flight since the start of the pandemic. Flight ET684 will be grounded for four weeks from November 30 after 11 passengers tested positive for COVID-19 on October 20, […]

(AP) – Negotiations between Egypt, Ethiopia and Sudan over the controversial dam that Ethiopia is building on the Nile River will resume Tuesday, according to the chairman of the African Union, South African President Cyril Ramaphosa. Talks over the filling and operation of the Grand Ethiopia Renaissance Dam broke off […]

Ethiopia’s Foreign Minister Gedu Andargachew summoned today the U.S. Ambassador Mike Raynor to seek clarifications on President Donald Trump’s remarks about the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD) during his telephone conversation with the Prime Ministers of Sudan and Israel. Gedu underscored the statement on the GERD and the negotiation process […]

Ethiopia vowed Saturday not to “cave in to aggressions of any kind” after U.S. President Donald Trump lashed out over the country’s Nile River mega-dam and suggested Egypt might destroy it. Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed’s office defended the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam, set to become Africa’s largest hydropower plant, and […]

Tourism accounts for at least 5.5% of the country’s gross domestic product. Although it is not a famous tourist destination yet, Ethiopia has a lot to offer and should be on top of your next to visit list. Just like in all countries worldwide, Ethiopia has been greatly affected by […]