Wednesday, January 23, 2019

Empress Zewditu: Ethiopia’s First female head of State

As we welcome Ethiopia’s first female President Sahle Zewde we must also remember her historical predecessor. Empress Zewditu was the first female head of...

Ethiopia Set to Appoint First Female President, Sahle-Work Zewde

If the News emerging from sources close to the Ethiopian Government is anything to go by, then the country is poised to have its...

Ethiopia gets first female defence minister

Ethiopia's Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed has appointed the country's first female defence minister in a new cabinet in which half the posts are taken...

Ethiopia Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed does press-ups with protesting soldiers

Ethiopia’s prime minister has done press-ups with dozens of protesting soldiers, who had marched into his office in the capital, Addis Ababa. Abiy Ahmed was...

Ethiopia creates ministry of peace

We're used to countries having a ministry of defence but it's not often a government creates a government ministry dedicated to peace. But Ethiopia's Prime...

Five charged for plot ‘to assassinate’ Ethiopian PM

Five people in Ethiopia have been charged with terrorism in connection with what prosecutors say was an attempt to assassinate Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed. Two...

Amnesty condemns mass arrests in Ethiopia

Rights body Amnesty International has condemned recent arrests of thousands of people in Ethiopia's capital, Addis Ababa. It said the detentions "threaten a new era...

Clashes in Ethiopia over Oromo flags

Police have fired tear gas in Ethiopian capital, Addis Ababa, to disperse people in the wake of clashes between supporters of the Oromo Liberation...

Ethiopia charges sacked regional governor

The former governor of Ethiopia’s Somali regional state Abdi Mohammed Umer has been charged with multiple counts including incitement to violence that has displaced...

UAE to fund Ethiopia-Eritrea oil pipeline

The United Arab Emirates will build an oil pipeline connecting Eritrea's port city of Assab with Ethiopia's capital Addis Ababa, Ethiopia's state-affiliated Fana Broadcasting...

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US singer Chris Brown has been released without charge in Paris after being questioned on suspicion of rape, French police say.

Uebert Angel breaks rank, condemns violence in Zimbabwe…. makes call for peace

By Staff Reporter Spirit Embassy: GoodNews Church founder Uebert Angel has made an impassioned call for peace in Zimbabwe...

Nelson Chamisa: We call for an immediate end to the crackdown and terror in...

Below is the 6 part statement issued by Chamisa on his tweeter handle. 1/6: We continue to mourn our...