The crisis in Ethiopia that is pushing the war-scarred Tigray region towards starvation is a “stain on our conscience”, the United Nations humanitarian chief says. Martin Griffiths issued one of the most sharply worded criticisms to date of the worst...
The tripartite Berbera port development agreement with DP World; Dubai based mega ports operator and Ethiopia is a major diplomatic win for Somaliland and could shift trade and politics across the Horn. The deal is the biggest foreign direct investment...
NATO is now openly threatening to invade Ethiopia. On June 3, 2021, Lord (Tariq) Ahmad of Wimbledon tweeted, “Conflict-related sexual violence is abhorrent and unacceptable in our world. This week, UK and NATO  ministers agreed powerful action to stand up to these...
The deal granting Ethiopia access to Somaliland’s coastline has raised the ire of Somalia, which considers Somaliland as part of its territory. The recent agreement struck between Ethiopia and Somaliland continues to reverberate across the region, while Somalia, which claims...
The Ethiopian Defense War College-DWC first batch of graduates includes two Somaliland officers. The ceremony was witnessed by Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed along with senior Ethiopian military officers which 38 career military officers from various backgrounds become the first to...
According to the latest accounts from Eritrea, border clashes have reportedly led to dozens dead from both sides of the conflict. Various diaspora media and inside sources said the conflict started when Eritrean Defense Forces (EDF) exchanged fire against...
Tens of thousands of anti-government protestors in Adama city of Oromia, Ethiopia marched on Saturday . Local media reported that the protestors were showing solidarity with the Gondar and Oromo protestors.   Video of the Adama protests have went viral online, with...
Somali and Oromo peoples have been living next to each other and in some cases among each other for centuries if not millennia. And like any two communities that rub into each it is inevitable conflicts will arise over...
By Dr. Ali Said Faqi Abyi Ahmed, the Prime Minister of Ethiopia, has been in the spotlight recently due to his remarks about acquiring sea access by force, which has triggered strong opposition in Somalia.  To fully understand the controversy...
Khat’s export revenue dropped dramatically from around $400 million a decade ago to $248 million last year Addis Abeba – The Ministry of Trade has announced that khat exporters will now be required to undergo a rigorous registration process, which includes meeting...