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The weekend donates $1 million to fund relief work in Ethiopia

Singer The Weekend has said he is donating $1 million to fund humanitarian work in […]

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At least 20 people killed, 3 injured in road carnage in Southern Egypt

At least 20 people have been killed and three others injured in a road accident […]

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UK, Kenya travel restrictions to disrupt cargo transport, trade

Cargo transportation between the UK and Kenya may be disrupted by up to a week […]

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Ethiopia says will fill Nile mega-dam despite impasse, Egypt issues warning

Ethiopia said Wednesday (7 April) it would not be deterred from impounding water at its […]

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Ethiopia: massacre in Tigray fuels genocide fears

A deadly attack on Tigrayan people in northern Ethiopia  has triggered warnings that violence against the […]

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How Far Will the Ethiopian-Eritrean Alliance Go?

Former foes have found a common enemy in the TPLF. Will it lead beyond battlefield […]

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Egypt Threatens Ethiopia with War over Nile Dam

“I am telling our brothers in Ethiopia, let’s not reach the point where you touch […]

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‘Leave no Tigrayan’: In Ethiopia, an ethnicity is erased

The atrocities have been seared into the skin and the minds of Tigrayans, who take […]

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Egypt-Sudan alliance shifting in row with Ethiopia over Nile dam

Local and regional uncertainties prevail about the next steps that Egypt will take if negotiations […]

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EU’s Ethiopia envoy warns of looming Tigray refugee crisis and radicalization

The “turbulence and crisis” in Ethiopia’s Tigray region risks leaving a vacuum for extremist groups […]

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‘Their bodies were torn into pieces’: Ethiopian and Eritrean troops accused of massacre in Tigray

In early February, the crash of shells and bullets in the remote Jawmaro mountains in […]

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Ethiopia accuses Egypt, Sudan of stalling dam talks

Ethiopia has accused Egypt and Sudan of having stalled the latest round of talks on […]

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Another Nobel Peace Prize Winner Goes Rogue

Ethiopian prime minister Abiy Ahmed, the Nobel Peace Prize Winner in 2019, waited the statutory […]

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Lack of international accountability has emboldened war criminals

A video surfaced last week documenting a massacre of unarmed men in the Tigray region […]

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New round of GERD talks to start Saturday; Ethiopia starts deforestation in preparation for second filling

As efforts are underway to revive negotiations between Egypt, Sudan and Ethiopia to solve the […]

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Will Egypt attack Ethiopia?

Abdel Fattah el-Sisi has threatened Ethiopia as it insists on filling a controversial Nile dam. […]

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Congressional committee calls for sanctions against Ethiopia if Tigray crisis continues

Congress increased pressure on the Biden administration over the humanitarian situation in the Tigray region […]

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Humanitarian situation in Ethiopia’s Tigray remains extremely dire: UN

The humanitarian situation in Ethiopia’s conflict-stricken Tigray state remains extremely dire, said a UN spokesman […]

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Egypt and Sudan in war games after El Sisi’s stern warning to Ethiopia

Egypt on Wednesday said units of its Air Force and commandos have held war games […]

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Ethiopia’s Tigray Conflict: Alleged Atrocities, Law of War Violations and Regional Implications

On Nov. 4, 2020, the Tigray People’s Liberation Front (TPLF) attacked Ethiopia’s Northern Command headquarters. […]

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Atrocities in Tigray, Ethiopia Statement

Australia welcomes the joint inquiry into the Tigray conflict announced by the UN Office for […]

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Tigray’s cities fill with displaced people fleeing insecurity and in need of aid

In recent weeks, tens of thousands of displaced people have arrived in cities in the […]

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EU ready to mediate in Nile dam crisis

The European Union has expressed willingness to help mediate the crisis between Egypt, Sudan and Ethiopia over […]

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They shot him in the back, then they shot my mother’: 14-year-old tells of Tigray horror

Adigrat, Ethiopia – Fourteen-year-old Mibrak Esayus recalls the day last November when she says Eritrean […]

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‘You don’t belong’: land dispute drives new exodus in Ethiopia’s Tigray

SHIRE, Ethiopia (Reuters) – The dusty buses keep coming, dozens a day, mattresses, chairs and […]

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Scale of Tigray horror adds to pressure on Ethiopian leader

New claims emerge of sexual atrocities and massacres by troops Pressure is mounting on Ethiopia’s […]

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Egypt, Sudan step up diplomatic action as Ethiopia reaches out to regional players

In a bid to confront unilateral Ethiopian policies on the Blue Nile, Cairo and Khartoum […]

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UN, Ethiopia rights agency to conduct joint Tigray probe

The United Nations and an Ethiopian rights agency said on Thursday they had agreed to […]

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‘Horrific event’ as Ethiopia troops murder civilians, says MSF witnesses

The medical charity Doctors Without Borders (MSF) said Wednesday its staff had been attacked, and […]

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In Sudan’s sweltering camps, refugees from Tigray dream of independence from Ethiopia

UM RAKUBA CAMP, Sudan — The home-brew she served tasted sour and wrong, lacking the […]

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Ethiopia’s PM says Eritrea will withdraw troops from Tigray

Eritrea will pull its troops out of the Tigray region, Ethiopia’s prime minister, Abiy Ahmed, […]

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Ethiopian Prime Minister Admits Eritrea’s Invasion Of Tigray

Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed has admitted that troops from neighbouring Eritrea were present in […]

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AU Peace and Security Council Undertakes a Three-Day Field Mission to the Republic of South Sudan

The Peace and Security Council (PSC) of the African Union (AU), under the Chairmanship of […]

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Statement on the worsening humanitarian situation in Tigray region of Ethiopia

Amid a worsening humanitarian situation in the Tigray region of Ethiopia, reports of indiscriminate and […]

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South Sudan, Ethiopia agree on joint policing

The police of South Sudan and Ethiopia have agreed to work together to fight cross-border […]

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US has ‘grave concerns’ over humanitarian crisis in Tigray region of Ethiopia, urges immediate withdrawal of Eritrean forces

US President Joe Biden is sending Senator Chris Coons to Ethiopia to meet with Prime Minister […]

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Tigray violence scatters people across two countries

Before fighting broke out in late 2020, the Tigray region in northern Ethiopia was home to around […]

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EU IMPOSES TRAVEL BAN, ASSET FREEZE SANCTIONS ON ERITREA OVER SERIOUS VIOLATIONS OF HUMAN RIGHTS AROUND THE WORLD

The EU Council today decided to impose restrictive measures on eleven individuals and four entities responsible […]

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A Nobel Peace Laureate and Horror in Ethiopia

Every now and then, East Africa breaks into world consciousness. It happened in the mid […]

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Ethiopia, Take a Lesson from Sudan and Stop the War in Tigray

As Ethiopia continues its deadly military campaign and humanitarian onslaught in the Tigray region, Prime […]

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Sisi, Johnson discuss developments in GERD dispute, Libya

Egyptian President Abdel-Fattah El-Sisi and British Prime Minister Boris Johnson exchanged views in a phone […]

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Fear and Hostility Simmer as Ethiopia’s Military Keeps Hold on Tigray

The calm is deceptive. A stubbled crater attests to a recent artillery barrage, but with […]

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In an out-of-sight war, a massacre comes to light

The shootings began after lunch. It was Friday, Jan. 8, the day after Genna, the […]

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Fact check: Are other nations involved in the war in Tigray?

According to various reports and claims on social media, three additional nations are allegedly involved in […]

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MILITANTS MASSACRE 24 CHRISTIANS IN ETHIOPIA

Christians in western Ethiopia fear for their lives after dozens of believers were reportedly massacred […]

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Sudan’s Burhan demands Ethiopian troops leave country

The head of Sudan’s ruling interim military council called on Ethiopia to withdraw its troops […]

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Ethiopia’s ‘field of blood’

Countries like Ethiopia, Djibouti, Sudan, Somalia, Eritrea, Egypt and Kenya are known as terrible war […]

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Egypt-Sudan strategic partnership

Developing an Egyptian-Sudanese “strategic partnership”, the tripartite talks between Sudan, Egypt and Ethiopia over the […]

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Ethiopia rejects outside mediators in dam dispute

Ethiopia has rejected calls by Sudan for outside mediators including the US in the ongoing […]

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Ethiopia: PM Abiy’s three big challenges

On the surface, Addis Ababa appears much as it always has. The streets are full […]

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Ethiopia’s Tigray crisis: What is happening and how you can help

Media reports say that clashes between Ethiopian and Tigrayan forces continue in Tigray and over […]

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GERD construction work now 79% complete, filling to go as scheduled: Ethiopian Minister

The Ethiopian Minister of Water, Irrigation and Energy Seleshi Bekele announced Wednesday that construction work […]

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Freight truck overturn kills 12 Ethiopians

The traffic accident happened early on Monday when a freight truck carrying about 25 passengers […]

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Sudan and Ethiopia border clashes fuel wider tensions

A decades-old border dispute over fertile farmland between Sudan and Ethiopia is feeding regional rivalry […]

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‘The fighting continues’: A Tigray town reels from drawn-out war

Kibrom Hailu wasn’t too worried when his 15-year-old son stepped out to play volleyball one […]

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Stranded Migrants Arrive in Ethiopia from Yemen on First Return Flight since Start of COVID-19 Pandemic

Today, a flight carrying 140 stranded migrants departed from Aden International Airport for Addis Ababa. […]

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Khartoum accuses Ethiopia of arming rebels

Sudan and Ethiopia have disagreed on a third issue, with Khartoum now accusing Addis Ababa […]

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Ethiopia: Health Facilities Targeted in Tigray Region, Ethiopia – MSF

Health facilities across Ethiopia’s Tigray region have been looted, vandalised and destroyed in a deliberate […]

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US Aims to Facilitate Solution That Ends GERD Dispute

The US administration is reviewing its policy regarding the Egyptian-Sudanese-Ethiopian dispute over the Grand Renaissance […]

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Egypt, Sudan call on Ethiopia to respond to UN offer over GERD impasse

Egypt and Sudan in a Friday joint statement called on Ethiopia to respond to the […]

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Eritrea’s murky role in Ethiopia conflict

Eritrea, one of the world’s most repressive and secretive states, has played a major role […]

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Ethiopia is going down Eritrea’s dark path

The 2018 peace between Eritrea and Ethiopia meant a breath of new life for Eritreans. […]

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‘People are starving’: New exodus in Ethiopia’s Tigray area

Skinny, hungry, fleeing threats of violence, thousands of people who have been hiding in rural […]

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Egypt, EU discuss Ethiopia’s Renaissance Dam crisis

Egyptian foreign minister Sameh Shoukry said on Thursday that it was essential to resolve the […]

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Blinken: Acts of ‘ethnic cleansing’ committed in Western Tigray

Secretary of State Tony Blinken for the first time Wednesday used the term “ethnic cleansing” […]

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Sudan’s PM Hamdok received by PM Madbouly on start of 2-day official visit to Egypt

On Saturday, President Abdel-Fattah El-Sisi visited Khartoum for talks with the Sudanese PM and Abdel-Fattah […]

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Can Addis clear its human rights wrongs using Tigray rebellion?

Addis Ababa may be a victim of its own history, even as it walks the […]

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‘I don’t feel safe’: Survivors allege rape by soldiers in Tigray

It was “like they were fetching water,” 40-year-old Tirhas recalls. Once a day, she says, […]

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Ethiopian diplomat in US resigns over Tigray war

A senior Ethiopian diplomat posted to the country’s embassy in the United States resigned Wednesday, […]

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Young men take up arms in northern Ethiopia as atrocities fuel insurgency

Ethiopian troops and their allies in the restive northern province of Tigray face a growing […]

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Ethiopia urged to release detained journalists in Tigray

Ethiopian authorities have been urged to release detained journalists and media workers in the country. […]

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Egypt hopes to resume talks with Ethiopia on Grand Renaissance Dam

Egypt hopes to resume talks soon with Ethiopia over the controversial mega-dam to reach an […]

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1 in 5 children acutely malnourished in refugee reception center on Ethiopia-South Sudan border

With global attention focused on the conflict in Ethiopia’s Tigray region, another crisis is unfolding in […]

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Ethiopia supplies weapons to Sudan rebels in Blue Nile to ‘occupy’ Kurmuk

The Ethiopian government supplied weapons and ammunition to forces of Commander Joseph Tuka in Sudan’s […]

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Egyptian president: We must reach legal agreement on Ethiopian dam

President Abdel Fattah El-Sisi affirmed Egypt’s position on the imperative to reach a binding legal […]

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ERITREAN FORCES MASSACRE TIGRAY CIVILIANS

 Eritrean armed forces massacred scores of civilians, including children as young as 13, in the historic […]

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Why Ethiopia’s deadly Tigray crisis is growing

Civilians massacred. Journalists arrested. People starving to death. Ethiopia’s government is under growing pressure to allow the […]

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Ethiopian, Eritrean troops behind possible ‘war crimes’ in Tigray, says UN

The UN rights chief said Thursday that her office had corroborated grave violations that could […]

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UN to investigate war crimes in Ethiopia, Eriteria

The UN rights chief said Thursday that her office had corroborated grave violations that could […]

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The unintended consequence of Ethiopia’s civil war might be a border war with Sudan

Ethiopia is at war with itself—and the international community is struggling to respond. In nearly […]

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An Egypt-Sudan defence pact protects the Nile

An international conflict has long been brewing in East Africa, averted thus far only through […]

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Ethiopia releases media workers detained in Tigray

Four media workers recently arrested in Ethiopia’s conflict-hit northern Tigray region have been released. Fitsum […]

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S. Sudan cautiously studying Nile water treaty

South Sudan government has said that it is still studying – cautiously- the Nile Basin […]

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US urges Kenya to address crisis in Ethiopia’s Tigray region

The US Secretary of State Antony J. Blinken spoke Wednesday with Foreign Affairs Cabinet Secretary […]

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Diplomats: UN Security Council to Meet Thursday on Ethiopia’s Tigray

The U.N. Security Council will meet Thursday to discuss the humanitarian situation in Ethiopia’s Tigray region, […]

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Victims of Tigray conflict in Ethiopia recount massacre

Casualties of a Regional Conflict For nearly three months residents of Dengolat, a village in […]

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Egypt and Sudan sign defence pact and blame Ethiopia for stalled dam talks

Egypt and Sudan on Tuesday signed a defence co-operation pact, sending Ethiopia a stern warning […]

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Sudan: army recovers land after fierce clashes on Ethiopian border

The Sudanese army is reported to have recovered land after fierce clashes on the Ethiopian […]

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USAID DEPLOYS DISASTER ASSISTANCE RESPONSE TEAM TO RESPOND TO HUMANITARIAN NEEDS IN TIGRAY, ETHIOPIA

The U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) is deploying a Disaster Assistance Response Team (DART) […]

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Four media workers arrested in Ethiopia’s Tigray

Four media workers in Ethiopia’s conflict-wracked Tigray region, including a translator working for Agence France-Presse, […]

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Ethiopia postpones voters’ registration for general elections, citing regional delays

 Ethiopia’s agency to manage elections on Monday announced postponement of voters’ registration for the country’s […]

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Why Eritrean refugees choose the risky migration to Europe

In November 2020, fighting in the Tigray region of Ethiopia destroyed a secondary school which opened in […]

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WFP appeals for US$ 107 million to tackle food security and nutrition in Ethiopia’s Tigray Region

ADDIS ABABA – The United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) is appealing urgently for US$107 […]

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Sudan: Horrific attacks on displacement camps show UN peacekeepers still needed in Darfur

The cycle of deadly violence in Darfur is still ongoing. It returned on 16 January […]

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Amnesty says Eritrea and Ethiopia of committing atrocities together

It wasn’t so long ago that the Prime Minister of Ethiopia was receiving the Nobel […]

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Ethiopia’s Tigray crisis: Too little aid for distraught citizens

Months after the conflict in Ethiopia’s Tigray region erupted, there is hardly any relief for […]

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Ethiopia faults US for ‘interference’ over Tigray conflict

The Ethiopian Government has criticised the US for attempting to make pronouncements on its internal […]

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Blanket of sadness’ covers conflict-hit Tigray capital

For nearly two decades, the hilltop museum flanked by weeping willow trees showcased the military […]

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Biden discusses crisis in Ethiopia’s Tigray region with Kenyan leader: White House

U.S. President Joe Biden, in a call with Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta on Thursday, discussed […]

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Rights activist flees Ethiopia fearing for his life

An Ethiopian human rights activist has claimed his life is in danger for highlighting the […]

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‘Mass grave holding hundreds of bodies from Ethiopian massacre’ at ancient town that is home to Ark of the Covenant

A report showing satellite images allegedly of mass graves holding hundreds bodies from a massacre […]

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Electricity partially restored in Ethiopia’s northern region

Ethiopia has partially restored electricity supply to the country’s restive northern Tigray regional state, Ethiopian […]

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Hunger-striking Ethiopia politicians ‘deteriorating’ in jail

Lawyers representing jailed Ethiopian opposition politicians say they are concerned for the lives of their […]

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OURT ACQUITS WOMAN WHO WAS ONE OF THE FOUR SUSPECTS IN THE ASSASSINATION OF OROMO ARTIST HACHALU HUNDESSA

The Federal High Court has today acquitted Lamrot Kamal, a woman who was one of […]

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Eritrea Denies Involvement in Border Conflict Between Sudan, Ethiopia

Eritrean President Isaias Afwerki sent a message to Sudanese Prime Minister Abdallah Hamdok, affirming that […]

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The worsening conflict in Ethiopia: route to civil war?

Almost nine years after the death of Meles Zenawi, arguably the most influential and charismatic […]

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Ethiopia war creating new ‘refugee crisis’, EU envoy warns

Ethiopia’s civil war could fuel a new EU refugee drama, amid “out of control” violence, […]

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Sudan says will not withdraw from disputed area

Sudan said Tuesday it would not withdraw from territories disputed with Ethiopia in the border […]

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NATIONAL DEFENSE FORCE SAYS TIGRAYAN UN PEACEKEEPERS WHO REFUSE TO COME HOME “TRAITORS”, DEMANDS APOLOGY FORM UNHCR

The Ethiopia National Defense Forces (ENDF) called 15 Tigrayan members of the ENDF who were […]

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British monarch’s first visit to Ethiopia came 10 years after this photo was taken

Posts circulating on social media claim to show a photo of Queen Elizabeth II and […]

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Clashes erupt at Juba airport as Ethiopian peacekeepers are forced to return home

Fist fighting has erupted among Ethiopian troops serving in South Sudan as part of the […]

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Sudan owns land where Ethiopia built dam, claims ex-negotiator

A former member of Sudan’s negotiating team which worked with Ethiopia on issues relating to […]

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Egypt turns to Russia for help with desalination plants amid Nile dam crisis

Egypt is seeking to move forward in the implementation of new seawater desalination projects in […]

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‘800 people’ killed in massacre at Ethiopia’s Ark of the Covenant

Some 800 people were reportedly killed during a massacre at a Christian church in Axum, […]

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Biden changes tack on Ethiopia’s Grand Renaissance Dam as 2023 end date confirmed

The US State Department announced on Friday that Washington may decouple a pause in aid […]

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Sudan Plans for ‘Negative Effects’ of Ethiopia Filling GERD

Khartoum — Multiple meetings over the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD) and the tense relationship […]

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Who’s responsible for the latest tragedy in Ethiopia?

Before April 2018, few people outside Ethiopia had heard about Abiy Ahmed. Then he became […]

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SUPPLIES AND CRITICAL FOOD DISTRIBUTIONS REACH DISPLACED PEOPLE IN AXUM, CENTRAL TIGRAY

Save the Children was one of the first aid agencies to reach Axum in Ethiopia’s […]

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EU Accuses Eritrea Forces of Fueling Conflict in Ethiopia Region

The European Union accused Eritrean troops of fueling the months-long conflict in Ethiopia’s Tigray region […]

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ETHIOPIA SAYS CONFLICT TRUMPETED BY SUDANESE ARMY COULD ONLY SERVE “A THIRD PARTY”; SUDAN SUMMONS ITS ENVOY FROM ADDIS ABABA

Ethiopia’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs issued a strong statement in which it said Ethiopia “strongly […]

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Abiy Ahmed’s law and order operation is stoking Ethiopia’s crisis of legitimacy

Abiy Ahmed’s political agenda of strength via unity calls for an expansion of federal authority […]

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Reports Emerging Of ‘Horrible’ Massacre In Ethiopian Holy City

Bodies with gunshot wounds lay in the streets for days in Ethiopia’s holiest city. At […]

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Ethiopia’s Tigray region hit by power blackout

Ethiopia’s conflict-torn northern Tigray region has been hit by an electricity blackout, the government said […]

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Ethiopia’s Tigray conflict and the battle to control information

The eruption of fighting in Ethiopia’s Tigray region 100 days ago has pitted journalists wanting […]

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Ethiopia: Children Experiencing Severe Harm In Tigray Region

A United Nations agency had drawn attention to the dire situation of children in Ethiopia’s […]

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Trial stutters as Bekele, Jawar et al’s hunger strike triggers protests

After protests broke out in Oromia, defense attorney Kedir Bullo told Ethiopia Insight on 16 February that […]

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Mass Atrocities, Including The Use Of Rape And Sexual Violence, In The Tigray Region Of Ethiopia

In recent months reports have emerged highlighting the deteriorating situation in the Tigray region of […]

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Ethiopia to welcome mediation of Turkey with Sudan’

f offered, Ethiopia would appreciate the Turkish government’s mediation on the recent border conflict with […]

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Analysts See Continued Tension But No War Between Sudan, Ethiopia

KHARTOUM, SUDAN – Sudan this week accused Ethiopian troops of crossing the border amid a […]

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The price women and girls are paying for Ethiopia’s war

UM RAKUBA CAMP, Sudan — In many ways, women and girls are paying a disproportionately […]

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Sudan declares states of emergency after protests over soaring food prices

Seven regions of Sudan have declared states of emergency following violent protests against food price rises. Curfews […]

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Year after locust attack, experts monitor movement

Latest field analysis shows swarms persist in Kenya and Ethiopia but other areas in Asia, […]

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Uganda, Ethiopia, Egypt… the hidden cost of internet blackouts

Communication technology is a double-edged sword. It can empower people to access and share information […]

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Will Tigray reach a conclusion in 2021?

Relations between Addis Ababa and Ethiopia’s states will shape the course of the year ahead. […]

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BEKELE GERBA TRANSFERRED TO A PRIVATE HOSPITAL AFTER COURT UPHOLDS EARLIER DECISION

The medical team providing care for prisoners on hunger strike was able of transfer Bekele […]

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Talks in Sudan Over Repercussions of GERD’s Second Filling

The Sudanese ministries of foreign affairs and irrigation and water resources have held a meeting […]

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Egyptian minister: Renaissance Dam negotiations did not reach desired results

Egyptian Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry confirmed that Egypt had hoped for the success of African […]

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Ethiopia’s secret war in Tigray region: Ethnic killings, rapes, near-starvation reported

Many women have “conclusively and without a doubt” been raped in the Tigray region, home […]

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Fears for Ethiopian political prisoners after hunger strike protest

ETHIOPIAN political prisoners are said to be in poor health after two weeks on hunger […]

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Sudan Accuses Ethiopia of Incursion, Escalating Land Dispute

Sudan accused Ethiopian forces of entering its territory, escalating a dispute over land that straddles […]

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Sudan says Ethiopian forces crossed into its territory, raising tensions

Ethiopian forces crossed into Sudanese territory in an act of “aggression,” Sudan’s foreign ministry said […]

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I reported on Ethiopia’s secretive war. Then came a knock at my door

Around 10:30 Monday morning, there was a knock at my door. When I answered, I […]

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Why is the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam contentious?

DAMS HAVE several uses. They generate electricity, store water for crop irrigation and help to […]

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Ethiopia: Pregnant Women Struggle to Find Support, Stability After Displacement From Tigray Region in Ethiopia

When you think about your future, you never plan to be uprooted from the comfort […]

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Ethiopia closes camps housing Eritrean refugees in Tigray after reports of attacks

Two camps in Ethiopia’s Tigray region housing Eritrean refugees have been shut and the occupants […]

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Will Sudan-Ethiopia border conflict affect GERD talks?

Ethiopian Ambassador to Sudan Yibeltal Aemero warned that his country would take the necessary measures […]

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Ethiopia: Unlawful Shelling of Tigray Urban Areas

Ethiopian federal forces carried out apparently indiscriminate shelling of urban areas in the Tigray region […]

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ETHIOPIAN RIGHTS COMMISSION’S LATEST REPORT ON TIGRAY SHEDS LIGHT ON SEXUAL VIOLENCE, CHILD CAUSALITIES

The Ethiopian Human Rights Commission (EHRC/Commission) stated that the slow progress of efforts to restore […]

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Sudanese Officer Killed in Ethiopian Border Attack

A Sudanese military officer was killed in an attack by Ethiopian forces near the eastern […]

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Renaissance Dam: Sudan responds to Ethiopia’s threat, prepares for the worst

Sudan has started preparing for worst-case scenarios regarding the Renaissance Dam file, especially after Ethiopian […]

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Red Cross: ‘Tens of Thousands’ Could Starve to Death in Ethiopia’s Tigray

The Ethiopian Red Cross Society announced 80 percent of Ethiopia’s Northern, conflict-torn Tigray region has […]

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How to Stop Ethnic Nationalism From Tearing Ethiopia Apart

On Nov. 28, 2020, Ethiopia’s military took control of Mekele, the capital of Tigray region, […]

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Eritreans are being sacrificed in the Ethiopian civil war

The suffering of Eritrean refugees in Tigray has been largely hidden from coverage of Ethiopia’s […]

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Ethiopia-Sudan border clashes reignite tension

Ethiopian forces killed a Sudanese army officer and wounded others when they opened fire on […]

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1 dead as soldiers fire on protest in Tigray capital: doctor

One person was shot dead Tuesday when soldiers opened fire on an anti-government protest in […]

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Ethiopia to Close Two Refugee Camps Damaged in Tigray Conflict

Ethiopia is going ahead with plans to close two camps run by the United Nations’ […]

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NEWS: AS JAWAR ET.AL CONTINUE HUNGER STRIKE OROMIA REGION SEES MULTIPLE PROTESTS DEMANDING THEIR RELEASE, JUSTICE FOR SLAIN ARTIST HACHALU

Protests broke out in different parts of Oromia regional state since February 5, 2021. Protestors […]

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Ethiopia: Government approves ‘first step’ towards Tigray emergency assistance

“This clearance is a first step towards ensuring that aid workers in Tigray can deliver […]

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Ethiopia’s next poll could be more competitive. But big challenges remain

Ethiopia is set to hold general elections for members of the federal parliament and regional […]

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‘People are dying at home’: Tigray medical services struggle after turmoil of war

A diabetic mother died as her daughter searched the capital of Ethiopia’s northern Tigray region […]

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UN, Ethiopia strike a deal over aid workers’ access to Tigray

The United Nations’ food agency says it has reached a deal with Ethiopia to expand […]

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New AU chair Tshisekedi seeks end to Ethiopia dam dispute

DR Congo President Felix Tshisekedi vowed Sunday to pursue a resolution to a long-running dispute […]

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Ethiopia urges Sudan to heed treaty in border row

Sudan must abide by provisions of the latest treaty it signed with Ethiopia that prohibits […]

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Sudanese rebel leader calls for reconciliation with al-Bashir’s National Congress Party

 Sudanese rebel-leader Minni Minnawi who is a signatory to the Juba Sudanese peace agreement signed […]

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New killings revive old fears in Darfur village

Farmer Abbas Abdullah was among hundreds who had trickled back to his remote village in […]

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Eritrean Refugees: Fifty Years of Injustice

The Eritrean refugee’s story is a difficult one to tell. Eritrean refugees in the Sudan […]

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Somalia: 8 al-Shabaab insurgents killed

Somali forces killed eight al-Shabaab insurgents firing mortar rounds at a government delegation led by […]

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Sudan Appoints Key Rebel Leaders to Interim Government

Sudan has appointed three representatives of armed rebel groups to top posts in the country’s […]

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ELECTORAL BOARD CAUTIONS OLF PARTY STRUCTURE, ITS MEMBERS TO CONVENE GENERAL ASSEMBLY TO SETTLE LEADERSHIP SPLIT #ETHIOELECTION2021

In a statement it issued on February 04, the National Electoral Board of Ethiopia (NEBE) […]

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Ethiopia shows no political will to reach agreement on GERD: Egypt’s ambassador to Washington

The ambassador said that the GERD has the potential to disrupt the lives of over […]

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Thousands of refugees missing in Tigray

AS MANY as 20,000 refugees have gone missing in the conflict in Tigray, Ethiopia, the […]

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Somalia’s delayed presidential elections: Top 7 issues to follow

Uncertainty looms large in the Horn of Africa as Somalia prepares for its delayed and […]

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Ethiopian government must allow full humanitarian access to Tigray

t feels strange to write about a humanitarian crisis in this day and age with […]

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UN: Ethiopia may not have control of a large part of Tigray

The United Nations humanitarian chief has privately told the U.N. Security Council that Ethiopia may […]

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Ethiopia, Somalia, Zambia: Elections to watch in 2021

Elections for new presidents and prime ministers give populations a chance to think about where […]

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30 POLICE OFFICERS KILLED, 40 MORE INJURED IN LATEST VIOLENT CLASHES BETWEEN FEDERAL POLICE AND AFAR SECURITY FORCES: UNOCHA

On 23 January 2021, at least 30 police officers were killed and 40 more were […]

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Ethiopia must respect Nile rights of Egypt, Sudan

The Arab League said on Tuesday that it supports the rights of Egypt and Sudan […]

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Ethiopia: People Finding Access to Healthcare Difficult in Tigray

Albert Viñas has been involved in almost 50 emergency responses with Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) […]

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Sudan minister warns Ethiopia against filling dam without deal

Sudan’s Irrigation Minister Yasser Abbas has warned Addis Ababa against a planned phase second filling […]

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Tigrayan leader issues call to arms against Ethiopian government forces

LEADER of the Tigrayan Peoples’ Liberation Front (TPLF) Debretsion Gebremichael has issued a call to […]

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Rising tension as Ethiopia and Sudan deadlocked on border dispute

Age-old territorial claims are threatening to embroil Ethiopia and Sudan into armed conflict, as bickering […]

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20,000 Refugees Missing After Ethiopian Camps Destroyed, UN Says

As many as 20,000 refugees are missing after two camps in Ethiopia’s war-torn Tigray region […]

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Ethiopia’s Tigray crisis: What a blind man’s death reveals

The injury-plagued life, and now death, of Asmelash Woldeselassie highlights the brutality and cyclical nature […]

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Egypt’s Sisi stresses need for binding deal on GERD in meeting with African Union commission head

Egypt’s President, Abdel-Fattah El-Sisi, reiterated the necessity of formulating a binding legal agreement with Sudan […]

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South Sudan blames floods on controversial Ethiopian mega dam

South Sudan’s newly-appointed governor of the country’s Upper Nile state is blaming – on his […]

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In war-torn Tigray, food shortage deals civilians a heavy blow

Ethiopia’s Tigray region may be facing a new chapter of starvation and deaths, the aftermath […]

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World Bank Pledges US$12 Billion For Africa’s Vaccine Purchase – OpEd

The World Bank has expressed readiness to commit US$12 billion as concessional loans to assist […]

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Eritrean Refugees at Risk as Connection to Tigray Is Blocked

News coming from Ethiopia indicate that communications to Tigray was blocked since yesterday evening. It’s […]

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Ethiopia is living a nightmare

Aid to the Church in Need reports that while the conflict has led to the […]

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Ethiopia’s domestic problems risk becoming international

In Egypt, Ethiopia, and Sudan, coverage of negotiations around the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD) […]

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Ethiopian government accused of threatening to kill Tigrayans that refuse to join ruling party

ETHIOPIAN government forces have allegedly threatened to kill supporters of the Tigrayan People’s Liberation Front […]

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Tigray’s children in crisis and beyond reach, after months of conflict: UNICEF

In an alert on Wednesday, the agency’s Executive Director, Henrietta Fore, said that the “very […]

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Ethiopia Moves Artillery to Sudanese Border After Deadly Clashes.

Ethiopia moved heavy weapons to disputed territory on its border with Sudan, according to people […]

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Sudan denies occupying Ethiopian territory in contested region

Sudan has denied claims by Ethiopia of occupying its territory, in the latest dispute over […]

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UN says 8.3m South Sudanese in need of humanitarian aid

United Nations The number of people in South Sudan in need of aid has jumped […]

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US says Eritrean forces should leave Tigray immediately

The United States says all soldiers from Eritrea should leave Ethiopia´s embattled Tigray region “immediately.” […]

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GERD: Pouring fuel on fire

Although Khartoum has repeatedly underlined that negotiations are the best way to resolve outstanding differences […]

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Famine Approaching: Tigray, Ethiopia

First, the locusts came. It was hard to discern the impact. That’s because Donald Trump […]

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Sudan prevents ambassador from travelling back to Ethiopia by land

Sudan has prevented Ambassador Yibtalal Amero from travelling overland back to Ethiopia due to tension […]

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TIGRAY REGION INTERIM ADMIN OFFICIAL ADMITS DEATH OF 13 DUE TO LACK OF FOOD; SAYS CRISIS SCALE “UNPRECEDENTED” IN REGION’S HISTORY

Abraha Desta, Head of the Tigray Regional State Interim Administration Bureau of Social Affairs, has […]

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The Three-Country Alliance Against Tigray Might Jeopardize Ethiopia’s Future – Analysis

The Tigray war has turned into an all-out conflict, pitting Tigrayan forces loyal to the […]

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Church leaders among hundreds killed in Ethiopia’s Tigray region

Reports are suggesting at least 900 people, including priests and other church leaders, have been […]

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Ethiopian gov’t debunks as ‘fake’ reports claiming PM Abiy is ‘shot’ and in critical condition

The Ethiopian government has debunked as fake reports that Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed has been […]

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Somali troops, Jubbaland regional forces clash ahead of elections

Heavy fighting has broken out in the town of Bulo Hawo between Somali forces and […]

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Witnesses: Eritrean soldiers loot, kill in Ethiopia’s Tigray

The Eritrean soldiers’ pockets clinked with stolen jewelry. Warily, Zenebu watched them try on dresses […]

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Sudan vs Ethiopia: The luxury of war

Khartoum and Addis Ababa traded placatory remarks in the last few days, following escalating tension […]

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Second wave of locusts striking hard-hit East Africa.

A second wave of desert locust swarms has begun striking an already hard-hit East Africa […]

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Egypt’s irrigation minister accuses Ethiopia of disrupting GERD negotiations

Egypt’s Minister of Irrigation and Water Resources, Mohamed Abdel-Ati, said Ethiopia’s intransigence led the GERD […]

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Sudan holds meetings with ambassadors of UN security council countries over GERD

Sudan wants to place responsibility on the international community to convince Ethiopia to retreat on […]

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New York residents stand together against the war in Tigray, Ethiopia

Tigrayan New Yorkers continue to raise awareness about the silent genocide in Tigray, Ethiopia’s northernmost […]

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UN: Eritrean refugees in Ethiopia’s cut-off camps in dire need of aid

The United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) on Tuesday revealed it had found Eritrean […]

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ABIY’S DILEMMAS Is Ethiopia coming together or falling apart?

Tens of thousands of refugees have fled, militias have hacked civilians to death, and an […]

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Tensions escalate between Ethiopia and Sudan

The already-uneasy relationship between the two countries is showing signs of simmering over into protracted […]

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Can Ethiopia heal after the TPLF killings? ‘We cannot bury everyone’ says ENDF

Across Tigray Region, sporadic fighting and looting continues, while 4.5 million people remain dependent on […]

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Sudan’s prime minister arrives in Ethiopia as refugee crisis continues

Sudan’s premier has arrived in Ethiopia as his country continues to absorb tens of thousands […]

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Grim picture emerges from glimpses of Ethiopia’s Tigray war

Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed declared victory in his military operation in the northern region […]

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Ethiopia Pulls Tigray Party License Ahead of June Elections

Ethiopia’s electoral board said it canceled the license of the Tigray People’s Liberation Front for […]

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Scores killed in Sudan’s Darfur clashes

Clashes initially pitting the Massalit tribe against Arab nomads in al-Geneina morph into broader conflict. […]

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Does Africa need a new narrative on migration?

A new narrative on migration in Africa is emerging. It challenges and debunks commonly held […]

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Ethiopian army chief accuses unnamed ‘third parties’ of working to stain relations with Sudan

Ethiopia’s army chief General Berhanu Jula Gelalcha has accused unnamed third party entities of working […]

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In the age of social distancing, Sudanese open their homes to Ethiopian refugees

Despite the pandemic, Yasmine Amin hosts around 60 Ethiopian refugees in her home. She already […]

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Extreme urgent need’: Starvation haunts Ethiopia’s Tigray

From “emaciated” refugees to crops burned on the brink of harvest, starvation threatens the survivors […]

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We need humanitarian access to Tigray as urgent first step towards peace in Ethiopia

For more than two months, conflict has been raging in the Tigray region in Ethiopia. […]

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Massacre ‘of 750’ reported in Aksum church complex, Tigray, Ethiopia

REPORTS of a massacre of 750 people in the cathedral complex that reputedly houses the […]

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Sudanese Delegation in Cairo to Discuss Border Dispute with Ethiopia

Egyptian President Abdel Fattah el-Sisi received Thursday a Sudanese delegation in Cairo to discuss the […]

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Mysterious Ethiopian Wheat Deals Complicate Fight Against Hunger

Back in November, Ethiopia unveiled two deals to buy deeply discounted wheat from suppliers that […]

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Ethiopia’s former FM, senior gov’t officials killed in battle

The Ethiopian National Defense Force (ENDF) on Wednesday afternoon announced the death of former Foreign […]

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Sudan army seized 9 Ethiopia camps

The Ethiopian Ambassador to Sudan Yibtalal Amero yesterday accused the Sudanese army of seizing nine […]

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All Is Not Quiet on Ethiopia’s Western Front

How Addis Ababa deals with ethnic violence in the region of Benishangul-Gumuz will determine the […]

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Ethiopia’s Tigray conflict revives bitter disputes over land

As rifle-toting militiamen fired celebratory rounds into the air, young men marched through the streets […]

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Ethiopia Accuses Sudan of Killing Civilians in Border Dispute

Ethiopia accused Sudanese troops of killing “many civilians” in recent fighting over contested land at […]

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SUDAN FAILS TO ATTEND PLANNED MINISTERIAL VIRTUAL MEETING ON GERD; SAYS ITS CALL FOR AU EXPERTS MEETING RECEIVED NO RESPONSE

Addis Abeba, January 05/2021 – Sudan failed to attend planned virtual meeting of Ministers of Water […]

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EDITORIAL: We are creatures of hope, let 2021 be a great year

The year 2020 is out of the way and 2021 is upon us. As the […]

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EDITORIAL: Only dialogue will free Ethiopia from its current crisis

Droves of Ethiopian refugees continued to cross the border into Sudan this week, fleeing clashes between […]

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Sudan voices reservation over participation in Nile dam talks

Sudan has voiced its reservation over participation in a ministerial meeting on the Grand Ethiopian […]

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Ethiopia says humanitarian aid underway in conflict-hit Tigray

The Ethiopian government on Monday said that humanitarian assistance is being provided as planned in […]

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Ethiopia: United Nations Agencies Deliver Lifeline Food Assistance to 25,000 Eritrean Refugees in Tigray

Eritrean refugees in two camps in the Tigray Region of Ethiopia received a month’s worth […]

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Iran asks UN to hold US accountable for plane interception

Iran has urged the United Nations to hold the United States accountable for the interception […]

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Understanding From Any Sport Is without a doubt Certainly not A good Rewards In Adventures Gambling

As soon as you check-out with this report a new online gambling house, you want […]

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