Travel Guide: Where to Stay, See and Eat in Ethiopia

Guide: Traveling to Ethiopia serves as the gateway to all history lessons and books documenting the history of this amazing country, and you will have the front row seat, experiencing this joyous cultural...

Ethiopia: East Africa’s New Economic Power

Ethiopia has experienced an average economic growth of 10.8% per year in the past decade and it's expected to overtake Kenya soon to become East Africa's economic power. By Gwendolin Hilse (DW) | Ethiopia's...

Messob Platter at Abyssinian in Chennai, India

Called a messob platter, it has a sitting down at a traditional low table, with all eating from the same large steel platter, at Abyssinian Ethiopian Restaurant in Alwarpet, central Chennai, India. By Raul...

Meklit Brings Ethiopian Jazz to the Bay Area

The Ethiopian-born & Oakland-based musician Meklit Hadero's third album, When The People Move The Music Moves Too, comes out today. By Jessie Schiewe (SF Weekly) | Today, Oakland musician Meklit‘s...

What Is behind Tension between Eritrea and Djibouti?

(BBC News)―The African Union is sending a fact-finding mission to Eritrea and Djibouti as tension mounts over their disputed border at one of the world's busiest shipping routes. The AU's move has been...

Beauty and Color: Scenes From Ethiopia

Gathered here are a handful of recent images from across Ethiopia, showing just some of its people and regions by Alan Taylor of The Atlantic. By Alan Taylor (The Atlantic) | Ethiopia is home to more than...

Ethiopia’s Civil Society Getting Squeezed

Ethiopia continues cracking down on civil society groups through a provision in the charities law, which prevents organizations from receiving more than 10 percent of their funding from abroad By Salem...

Ethiopia Mobile Internet Still Off after a Week

ADDIS ABABA (AFP)―Ethiopians were still unable to surf the web via mobile networks on Tuesday, despite government claims the nationwide internet shutdown, which began a week ago, had been lifted. Africa's...

PM Benjamin Netanyahu: Israel Is Returning to Africa

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu meets Ethiopian counterpart, Hailemariam Desalegn, to discuss cooperation in agriculture and security. (Arutz Sheva)―Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu and his wife...

Parents Stranded after Ethiopia Suspends Adoption

As a result of the adoption suspension, more than 40 American families who had completed the process have been denied access to a child who is legally theirs. (Marilyn Stowe Blog)―Ethiopia has suspended all...