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October 2020

Ethiopia Violence Fuelled By Fighters Trained In Sudan: PM Abiy

Ethiopia Violence Fuelled By Fighters Trained In Sudan: PM Abiy

Barron’s – AFP – Agence France PresseEthiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed said Monday that fighters involved in recent attacks on civilians in the west of the country were receiving training and shelter in neighbouring Sudan and that Khartoum’s assistance was needed to stabilise the area. Abiy’s government had previously said little about what was driving

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Coronavirus – Ethiopia: COVID-19 reported cases in Ethiopia (20 October 2020)

Coronavirus – Ethiopia: COVID-19 reported cases in Ethiopia (20 October 2020)

ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia, October 21, 2020/APO Group/ —  Daily Laboratory test: 6,602 Severe cases: 301 New recovered: 489 New deaths: 6 New cases: 630   Total Laboratory test: 1,410,496 Active cases: 45,479 Total recovered: 43,638 Total deaths: 1,371 Total cases: 90,490 Distributed by APO Group on behalf of Ministry of Health, Ethiopia.

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Chinese Companies Invests Over U.S.$1.1 Billion in Ethiopia

Chinese companies, with close to 1,564 projects that were either operational or under implementation during the past two decades, are the top players in Ethiopia’s investment landscape both in terms of the number of projects and the financial capital, an official at the Ethiopian Investment Commission (EIC) said. Speaking exclusively to Xinhua, Mekonen Hailu, Communications

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Ethiopian Airlines partners with USAID on in-flight meals

Harry S. Johnson October 16, 2020 Today, Ethiopian Airlines and the United States announced a new partnership agreement that will enable the nation’s flagship carrier to source locally grown produce and ingredients for preparing in-flight meals for global passengers. Ethiopian Airlines Group CEO Mr. Tewolde GebreMariam and U.S. Ambassador Michael Raynor signed a memorandum of understanding in

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The Shadow King, a story about women at the forefront of war during Benito Mussolini’s invasion of Ethiopia in 1935

Oct0ber 16, 2020 Nawaid Anjum Hindustan Times Maaza Mengiste talks about her Booker-nominated novel, The Shadow King, a story about women at the forefront of war during Benito Mussolini’s invasion of Ethiopia in 1935. Memory and history are two favourite territories of Maaza Mengiste, the Ethiopian-American novelist and essayist, whose second novel, The Shadow King has been

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