Tuesday, November 30, 2021
Three Ethiopian regions previously untouched by the war in Tigray confirmed Thursday they were deploying forces to back military operations there, signalling a potential widening of the conflict. The reinforcements are coming from Oromia — Ethiopia’s largest region — as...
by Dr. Suleiman Walhad Ethiopia was in a civil war for over forty years now, though the world believes it started only some nine months ago. The TPLF or the Tigrayan Peoples Liberation Front started as a liberation movement in...
Ethiopia's ruling Prosperity Party on Saturday was declared the winner of last month's national election in a landslide, assuring a second five-year term for Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed. The National Election Board of Ethiopia said the ruling party won 410...
Government authorities and other stakeholders are deliberating the formulation of a legal framework that would enable Ethiopia to utilize Berbera port for its import-export activities, The Reporter learned. The port facility in the Indian Ocean is attracting wider attention in...
Ethiopia says it has started the next phase of filling a controversial mega-dam on the Nile River, Egyptian authorities said Monday, raising tensions ahead of an upcoming UN Security Council on the issue. Egypt said the move was "a violation...
Ethiopian journalist Abebe Bayu was recently abducted in Addis Ababa, beaten, and robbed. (Screenshot: Ethio Forum/YouTube) New York, July 1, 2021 – Ethiopian authorities must thoroughly investigate the recent attack on journalist Abebe Bayu, hold those responsible to account, and...
After months of civil war and government occupation, Tigrayan rebels have pushed a counterattack that quickly brought them to Mekelle’s doorstep. Times journalists are there. By Declan Walsh and Simon Marks MEKELLE, Ethiopia — In a major turn in Ethiopia’s eight-month civil war in...
A new container terminal opened at Berbera port in the semi-autonomous Somaliland region is expected to be a major trade gateway for landlocked Ethiopia. It also is also expected to further enhance trade relations among East African and Gulf countries. The...
ADDIS ABABA, ETHIOPIA  - Long before sunrise on June 21, 2021, Ethiopians in the capital queued to vote in the country's first election in six years. Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed said it would be the country's "first attempt at...
A mother carries her baby on her back as she casts her vote in the general election at a polling center near Entoto Park on the outskirts of the capital Addis Ababa, Ethiopia Monday, June 21, 2021. Ethiopia began...