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Ethiopia’s renaissance follows Korean development

Korea has been a paragon of progress for Ethiopia, which has developed rapidly since 2000. The Ethiopian economy grew by over 10 percent annually between 2004 and 2009, slowing to nearly 7 percent...

Eliud Kipchoge and Tigist Tufa claim London Marathon victories

The Kenyan former world champion Eliud Kipchoge has won the 2015 London Marathon men’s race. He finished narrowly ahead of his fellow Kenyan and the 2014 winner, Wilson Kipsang. At one stage the...

Ethiopia predicts record $1.5bn overseas direct investment in 2015

Foreign direct investment into Ethiopia will reach a record $1.5bn this year, on the back of successful efforts by the fast-growing and populous African country to attract overseas manufacturing...

Chinese firm caught making fake condoms for Kenya

By This Is Africa on April 25, 2015 — The demand for goods of reputable or status-oriented brands has always been high, if not always growing. This is what makes the goods vulnerable to being...

AUPSC: killing of Ethiopians illustrate the seriousness of the prevailing situation in Libya

(Addis Ababa, Ethiopia)- The African Union Peace and Security Council (AUPSC), at its 499th meeting held on 23 April 2015, said the killing of Ethiopian citizens and earlier similar acts, including...

Marley Coffee cleaning wet mills in Ethiopia’s Sidama region

(Addis Ababa, Ethiopia)- Marley Coffee, an artisan-roasted premium coffee company, has announced its support for the non-profit Water Wise Coffee- a program with a new documentary and crowdfunding...

ISIL claims massacre of Ethiopian Christians in Libya

A new video from the Islamic State in Iraq and the Levant (ISIL) purportedly shows the group killing captured Ethiopian Christians in Libya. The 29-minute video released online on Sunday shows two...

Ethiopia verifying video claims of IS killings of Christians in Libya

Minister at the Ethiopian Government Communications Affairs Office, Redwan Hussein, said the Ethiopian government is in contact with its Embassy in Cairo and is verifying the authenticity of the...

White House Condemns Islamic State Massacre of Ethiopian Christians

The White House has condemned "in the strongest terms" the mass murder of 30 Ethiopian Christians in Libya claimed by Islamic State. A spokeswoman said Sunday, "That these terrorists killed these...

S. Korea-Ethiopia ties must move beyond Korean War: Ethiopian president

SEOUL, April 20 (Yonhap) -- Ethiopian President Mulatu Teshome has called for more South Korean investment in his country, saying their ties must move beyond the Korean War alliance. Ethiopia was...

Pesticide the likely cause of Nigeria ‘mystery disease’

WHO says weedkiller was the likely cause of deaths in the southwestern Nigerian town. Pesticide poisoning was the likely cause of the mysterious deaths of at least 18 people in a southwestern...

Ethiopian Orthodox Tewahdo Church condemns claims of IS killings

Abba Kaletsidk Mulugeta, Director of Foreign Department of the Ethiopian Orthodox Tewahdo Church’s Patriarchate Office, told  that he thinks the latest attacks against Christian Ethiopians in...

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