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Zehabesha Daily Ethiopian News December 3, 2018

Zehabesha Daily Ethiopian News December 3, 2018

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Zehabesha Daily Ethiopian News December 2, 2018

Zehabesha Daily Ethiopian News December 2, 2018

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Zehabesha Daily Ethiopian News December 1, 2018

Zehabesha Daily Ethiopian News December 1, 2018

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Zehabesha Daily Ethiopia News November 30, 2018

Zehabesha Daily Ethiopia News November 30, 2018

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Ethiopia airport becomes leading gateway to sub-Saharan Africa

Addis Ababa airport increased international transfer passengers to the region for five years in a row The National November 29, 2018 Spurred by Ethiopia’s air travel expansion efforts and public policy reforms, Addis Ababa is now the leading transit hub for long-haul passengers to sub-Saharan Africa. Addis Ababa airport has increased the number of international […]

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Zehabesha Daily Ethiopian News November 29, 2018

Zehabesha Daily Ethiopian News November 29, 2018

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Ethiopia PM meets opposition parties, promises fair elections

ADDIS ABABA (Reuters) – Ethiopia’s prime minister met members of 81 opposition parties on Tuesday to discuss ways of reforming the electoral system, his office said, as he pressed on with promises to open up a political arena dominated by his coalition. Abiy Ahmed has turned national politics on its head since coming to power […]

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Zehabesha Daily Ethiopian News November 28, 2018

Zehabesha Daily Ethiopian News November 28, 2018

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Zehabesha Daily Ethiopian News November 27, 2018

Zehabesha Daily Ethiopian News November 27, 2018

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Comprehensive Reform Momentous to Make Ethiopia Manufacturing Hub

 ENA. Addis Ababa — The ongoing economic and political structural reform will have significant impact to realize the country’s manufacturing goals, according to Investment Commission. Ethiopia, which envisages becoming Africa’s manufacturing hub by 2025, is aggressively prioritizing in economic structural reform under its second Growth and Transformation Plan (GTP). Investment Commissioner Fitsum Arega told ENA […]

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Zehabesha Daily Ethiopian News November 26, 2018

Zehabesha Daily Ethiopian News November 26, 2018

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Zehabesha Daily Ethiopian News November 24, 2018

Zehabesha Daily Ethiopian News November 24, 2018

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Zehabesha Daily Ethiopian News November 22, 2018

Zehabesha Daily Ethiopian News November 22, 2018

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Powerful Ethiopian party accuses government of ethnic crackdown

ADDIS ABABA (Reuters) – A powerful party in Ethiopia’s government accused authorities of arresting members of its ethnic group in a politically-driven crackdown – an unprecedented public charge exposing deep rifts at the heart of the ruling elite. The accusation marked growing tensions between elements in the Tigrayan People’s Liberation Front (TPLF) – a movement […]

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Zehabesha Daily Ethiopian News November 21, 2018

Zehabesha Daily Ethiopian News November 21, 2018

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Zehabesha Daily Ethiopian News November 20, 2018

Zehabesha Daily Ethiopian News November 20, 2018

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Zehabesha Daily Ethiopian News November 19, 2018

Zehabesha Daily Ethiopian News November 19, 2018

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Zebabesha Daily Ethiopian News November 17, 2018

Zebabesha Daily Ethiopian News November 17, 2018

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Zehabesha Daily Ethiopian News November 16, 2018

Zehabesha Daily Ethiopian News November 16, 2018

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Zehabesha Daily Ethiopian News November 14, 2018

Zehabesha Daily Ethiopian News November 14, 2018

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Zehabesha Daily Ethiopian News November 13, 2018

Zehabesha Daily Ethiopian News November 13, 2018

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Zehabesha Daily Ethiopian News November 11, 2018

Zehabesha Daily Ethiopian News November 11, 2018

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Harerge Support Foundation Public Meeting – Sunday November 11, 2018

Harerge Support Foundation Public Meeting – Sunday November 11, 2018

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Zehabesha Daily Ethiopian News November 10, 2018

Zehabesha Daily Ethiopian News November 10, 2018

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Ethiopia: MetEC management, Security members detained

(The Reporter) — More than 40 former officials of the Metals and Engineering Corporation (MetEC) and members of intelligence have been detained, The Reporter has learnt. According to sources, MetEC management and members of the security intelligence were detained yesterday, November 9, 2018. Sources also added that they were put under custody at a meeting […]

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Ethiopian Airlines restarts Addis Ababa-Mogadishu flights after 41 years, as Ethiopia-Somalia ties further deepen

ADDIS ABABA, Nov. 9 (Xinhua) — Ethiopia’s flag carrier Ethiopian Airlines (ET) on Friday launched thrice weekly direct passenger flights between Ethiopian capital Addis Ababa and Somalia’s capital, Mogadishu, after 41 years break, adding momentum to increasing bilateral economic ties. Direct flights between Ethiopia and Somalia were suspended shortly after the outbreak of the 1977-78 […]

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Space Force Considered as Ethiopia Overhauls Defense Capabilities

By Nizar Manek Bloomberg Ethiopia is considering adding a space force to its defense capabilities in a process to modernize the country’s military. The changes are part of broader political and economic reforms Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed began implementing after coming to power in April. The landlocked Horn of Africa nation, which hasn’t had direct access […]

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Zehabesha Daily Ethiopian News November 8, 2018

Zehabesha Daily Ethiopian News November 8, 2018

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Ethiopian bishops welcome election of nation’s first female president

Catholic News Service Nov 7, 2018  CONTRIBUTOR ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia – Ethiopia’s bishops welcomed the election of the nation’s first female president, Sahle-Work Zewde, and said they were pleased that women “are getting their rightful place in the development of the country.” Zewde, 68, a career diplomat, has served in a variety of posts, including […]

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Zehabesha Daily Ethiopian News November 7, 2018

Zehabesha Daily Ethiopian News November 7, 2018

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New agency to administer Ethiopia’s mega firms

By ANDUALEM SISAY The Ethiopian government has announced plan to put all the major state corporations under a single administration. Consequently, the former Ministry of Public Enterprises (MoPE), which was restructured a few weeks ago as the Public Enterprises Assets and Administration Agency (PEAAA), will be in charge of 22 major state enterprises, according to […]

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Zehabesha Daily Ethiopian News November 6, 2018

Zehabesha Daily Ethiopian News November 6, 2018

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Ethiopia launches visa-on-arrival for Africa

By ANDUALEM SISAY Daily Nation Ethiopia has launched a visa-on-arrival service for all African travellers. The service, effective from November 1, 2018, aims at making it easy for Africans to visit the country that hosts the African Union (AU) headquarters. It was launched at a ceremony held at the AU Commission headquarters in Addis Ababa […]

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Kenya rugby team flew Ethiopian Airlines and Kenyans are livid

Ethiopian Airlines won bragging rights after it flew the Kenya National Rugby Team to Paris, France ahead of major clashes Ethiopian Airlines won bragging rights after it flew the Kenya National Rugby Team to Paris, France ahead of major clashes that will decide who plays in the 2019 rugby world cup. “We recently had the […]

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Zehabesha Daily Ethiopian News November 5, 2018

Zehabesha Daily Ethiopian News November 5, 2018

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Keitany, Desisa take top honors in 2018 New York City Marathon

By Travis Fedschun | Fox News A seasoned champion reclaimed her spot atop the 2018 New York City Marathon on Sunday, while the men’s champion won thanks to a late surge. Mary Keitany of Kenya took top honors for the women’s division in the 2018 New York City Marathon, winning Sunday with an unofficial finish time of […]

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Zehabesha Daily Ethiopian News November 3, 2018

Zehabesha Daily Ethiopian News November 3, 2018

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Ethiopia swears in first female Supreme Court chief

By Bukola Adebayo, CNN (CNN)Human rights lawyer Meaza Ashenafi was sworn in Thursday as the head of Ethiopia’s Supreme Court by the country’s parliament in a wave of appointments for women in top government positions. Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed nominated Meaza, the country’s chief of staff announced. The Ethiopian leader has pushed for more female representation in […]

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Zehabesha Daily Ethiopian News November 1, 2018

Zehabesha Daily Ethiopian News November 1, 2018

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Zehabesha Daily Ethiopian News October 31, 2018

Zehabesha Daily Ethiopian News October 31, 2018

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Premier Abiy Confers with Chancellor Merkel

Addis Ababa October 30/2018 Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed has discussed with German Chancellor Angela Merkel today in Berlin, Germany. After concluding his visit to France, Premier Abiy has arrived in Berlin, Germany early this morning as part of his trip to Europe. Upon arrival the Prime Minister was received by German Chancellor Angela Merkel. The […]

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French president backs Ethiopia leader’s sweeping reforms

By SYLVIE CORBET | Associated Press PARIS – French President Emmanuel Macron has expressed support for Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed’s ambitious reforms and diplomatic peace efforts. The 42-year-old African leader was on a working visit Monday to France in his first trip to Europe since taking office in April. In a joint declaration, France welcomed “the rapprochement […]

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