Tuesday, May 18, 2021
Author’s Note: For the past two years, I have carefully monitored Al Jazeera news reporting and op-ed publications on Ethiopia. In its news reporting, Al Jazeera has consistently given slanted attention to stories which create and promote the impression Ethiopia...
. Ethiopia, Egypt, and Sudan to continue AU-led discussion. . First phase of Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD) filling is completed Ethiopia confirmed on Tuesday the first phase of filling of the GERD is completed as the country received heavy rainfall in the...
Somaliland has increased its presence on the international stage by wading to the current standoff between Egypt and Ethiopia over the construction of the Grand Renaissance Dam along the Blue Nile, arguing that the impasse can be amicably solved...
The $4.6bn Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD) seen near Guba in Ethiopia Move comes as latest round of talks between Egypt, Sudan and Ethiopia on the contentious dam ended with no agreement. Ethiopia started filling Grand Renaissance, a giant hydroelectric...
By Ankit Malhotra Ethiopia is gradually and steadily opening up doors and minds to international relations. Testament to this was when French President Macron sealed a deal with Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed when they met in March 2019. The...
In a few weeks, Ethiopian engineers will start the multiyear task of filling with water the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam, Africa’s largest hydroelectric power plant and the most ambitious attempt to harness the power of the Nile in history....
Anyone who steps into the public sphere in Ethiopia is also a potential political leader. In this atmosphere, an outspoken musician runs a high risk of falling foul of the authorities. One such story unfolded last week – the inexplicable, and still...
Ethnic unrest in the aftermath of the killing of Ethiopian singer Hachalu Hundessa has left at least 166 people dead, officials say. A top police chief said 145 civilians and 11 security personnel died in Oromia region alone. Ten people...
Ethiopia's Grand Renaissance Dam is seen as it undergoes construction on the river Nile in Guba Woreda, Benishangul Gumuz Region, Ethiopia, on September 26, 2019.Image Credit: Reuters Abu Dhabi: Social media users in Egypt and Ethiopia are now mocking the...
The Board of Vision Ethiopia, an independent and nonpartisan network of Ethiopian academics and professionals, expresses its deepest sorrow over the vicious killing of Mr. Hachalu Hundessa, and sends its condolences to his family and the peace-loving people of Ethiopia. Regrettably, the young...