Ethiopia uses foreign kit to spy on opponents – HRW

Ethiopia’s government is using imported technology to spy on the phones and computers of its perceived…

Testing the waters Washington presses Ethiopia for political reform

The United States’ State Department annual report this year has toughened its tone in condemning Ethiopia’s…

Dr. Mulatu Teshome elected new President of Ethiopia

Addis Ababa, Ethiopia – The joint session of the two houses of parliament elected Amhassador Mulatu…

Ethiopia denies crackdown on Semayawi opposition

Some 100 members of Ethiopia‘s opposition Semayawi (Blue) party were arrested and some badly beaten over…

President Barack Obama defeats Romney to win re-election

President Barack Obama has been re-elected to a second term, defeating Republican challenger Mitt Romney. America’s…

Hailemariam Desalegn sworn in as Ethiopia’s new prime minister

Addis Ababa, Ethiopia - Ethiopia’s new leader, Hailemariam Desalegn, has been sworn in after the death of…

Ethiopia sets Meles Zenawi’s funeral for Sept 2

Ethiopia will hold the funeral of late prime minister Meles Zenawi on September 2, officials said……

Ethiopia’s acting PM to remain at helm until 2015

Addis Ababa, Ethiopia - Ethiopia’s acting prime minister Hailemariam Desalegn will run the country until an election…