Today’s telephone press briefing with Acting Secretary of Donald Yamamoto on the upcoming US – African Union Dialog and Ministerial meeting.
Acting Secretary Yamamoto also talked about the challenges of extremists and the governance issue in Ethiopia
Ethiopia’s sturdy diplomatic relations Tesfaye Lemma 11-13-17 - If we go back to some three decades ago, the Ethiopian diplomatic situation was so deteriorated. The country was isolated from the rest of the world. Most countries in the Horn of Africa had also ill relations with Ethiopia
Eritrea's military received help from the United Arab Emirates the organization's investigators said.
Thirteen Eritrean air force and navy cadets received training at U.A.E. military colleges and seven at Emirati engineering institutions...
A United Nations report says Eritrea’s continued support for some anti-government elements continue to heighten security in the Horn of Africa region. The activities of the said groups are intended at destabilizing Ethiopia and Djibouti
The much anticipated TPLF Organizational Conference in Mekelle has reached a critical milestone. TPLF CC has agreed the organization needs reform badly and the changes must be fundamental. Our source told us, with the level of agreement reached, TPLF will come out stronger and ready to tackle the bad governance and the deeply entrenched issues within the federal system. Our source told us the remaining days will allow the full central committee to iron out the changes required within the organization. The same source told us the meeting was intense and at times scary. However in the end almost everyone agreed things have to change. The meeting is expected to last for few more days![Aigaforum Nov 10, 2017]
National Security Council moves to resolve conflicts, says Prime Minister Hailemariam Addis Ababa, November 9, 2017 (FBC) –Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn today briefed local journalists on current national issues.
In his briefing, the Premier discussed on the border conflicts between Oromia and Ethiopia Somali regional states, ongoing anti- corruption crackdown, devaluation of Ethiopia currency and other current issues.
Ethiopia set to approve delayed draft Diaspora Proclamation Addis Ababa, November 9, 2017 (FBC) – The delayed draft Diaspora Proclamation is expected to be approved soon, said the Ministry of Foreign Affairs.
The proclamation is aimed at protecting the rights and promoting benefits as well as improving the economic and political participation of the Diaspora communities.
The open-border-policy that's shaping African travel While most regions endeavor to close their borders, Africa is striving to do the reverse by incessantly implementing an open-border-policy and enhancing collaboration. Towards the African Union (AU) Agenda 2063 policy document that outlines seamless borders, the launch of the African passport in July 2016 allowing holders to travel visa-free to all 53-member states...
EPRDF Sleeping While Innocent People are being Killed and Displaced! (Aigaforum) Nov 06, 2017 - Ethiopia is passing through tough times! Innocent people from north to south, west to east are being killed in broad day light! This has been going on for a while now and no sustainable action is being taken by the ruling party. Many people that Aigaforum talked to are asking for the country to be under...
A glimpse of current status in Eritrea Gemechu Tussa 11-08-17 -
Past twenty six years witnessed the suffering of the Eritrean people. This is the first time the people of Eritrea have been crying for help inquiring the international community to lend them a hand. However, the international community has ignored them.
Saudi Corruption Purge Snares $33 Billion of Net Worth in Riyadh Now that we all know Sheikh Mohammed Al Amoudi is one among the detained Ethiopia must do all in its power the Sheikh is treated fairly and in-accordance with accepted international law. As a key investor in the country he should be given all the helping hand the government can afford!
Ethiopia striding to become Africa’s Hub of Manufacturing Fekadu W. 11-06-17 -
Ethiopia was awarded by World Bank (WB) as best performer of investment on October 25, 2018. Nation has got one of the most acclaimed accolades by formulating successful investment polices and applying ingenious systems eyed to enhance productivity and attract more foreign Direct Investment (FDI).
ARENA Held Demonstration in Mekelle Tigrai- Nov 4, 2017 (Mekelle) Nov 04, 2017 - ARENA, Tigrai based opposition group held a demonstration against injustice. The group held its demonstration despite a ban by the Mekelle city administration. The group called the public demonstration in support of Tigreans being displaced across Oromia. Tamrat Yemane talked to Andom Gebressilase one of the organizers and ARENA official.