Kibiwott Kandie, Jacob Kiplimo, Rhonex Kipruto, and Alexander Mutiso all finished the Valencia Half Marathon on Sunday in under 58 minutes, meaning that the four broke the existing world record of 58:01 for half marathon, set by Geoffrey Kamworor in Copenhagen in September 2019, together. Twenty-four-year-old Kandie from Kenya finished […]

Sudan’s foreign minister on Thursday said his country has taken control of the entire borders with Ethiopia. In a news conference, Omar Qamar al-Din said: “The Sudanese army took control of the entire borders with Ethiopia.” “We didn’t receive anything official from Ethiopia regarding not recognizing the borders between the […]

Press Release The Ethiopian Border Affairs Committee (EBAC), a non-governmental civic organization that has been closely monitoring the Ethio-Sudan borders for the last 15 years, issued the following statement EBAC condemns with the strongest possible terms the horrendous crimes of rampant killings, burnings and massive property destruction and looting the […]

With communication and access to Ethiopia’s crisis-ravaged Tigray region cut off, Catholic relief and other humanitarian agencies are having difficulty responding to those in need there and in refugee camps in neighboring Sudan — among them pregnant women, vulnerable groups and newly born babies. Thousands of Ethiopians have fled Tigray, […]

With a mission to put African fashion on the map, Anna Getanah has built African Mosaique into a business that embodies the principle of “by Africans, for Africans.” Showcasing the artisanal skills of African design traditions, her boutique has become a launchpad for careers and a destination for those seeking […]

Bloomberg Ethiopian gold exports surged after the central bank offered higher prices for the metal in a bid to curb smuggling and as part of wider efforts to spur investment in mining. Ethiopia’s gold industry is currently dominated by small-scale artisanal miners, but Newmont Corp. and Australia’s Allied Gold Corp. […]

The Counter Punch BY THOMAS MOUNTAIN With their army destroyed and their last, best troops wiped out in one morning on the outskirts of their capital Mekele the last remnants of the leadership of Ethiopia’s TPLF regime were forced to retreat to the secret Hagarasalam underground bunkers near the capital. Built […]