The Ethiopian Prime Minister is under pressure. Will admissions of widespread rape in the north from the Minister for Women - and expressions ... of remorse from the Prime Minister - be enough to get partners back onboard the Abiy project?
The Ethiopian government's victory over the Tigray People's Liberation Front came at a high cost, and the humanitarian situation in northern ... Tigray remains grave. But only an Ethiopia at peace, with a government bound by humane norms of conduct, can play a constructive role across the region and beyond.
Elections for new presidents and prime ministers give populations a chance to think about where their countries are heading. The Covid-19 crisis ... has been weakening economies across the continent, setting the scene for some hotly contested polls in 2021.
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Peace in the troubled Horn of Africa region supposedly made a spectacular arrival on 5 June 2018 when Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed of Ethiopia agreed ... to implement the peace accord between Ethiopia and Eritrea as specified in the Algiers Agreement.
Across the landscape of the Ethiopian capital, outsiders may do a double take at a seemingly familiar restaurant name but with a local twist. ... But that practice is starting to cost local businesses in fines and long legal cases.
Undisputed evidence of Eritrean military involvement in the conflict in Tigray region of Ethiopia between the federal government and the Tigray ... People’s Liberation Front (TPLF) is hard to come by, but some claim there is evidence showing the involvement of Eritrea in the war.
Abiy and his Amhara supporters are in the ascendancy - but Ethiopia’s future is by no means assured. Nominally in an effort to restore law ... and order, the federal government led by Ethiopia’s peace prize-winning premier is engaged in a brutal conflict with the defiant erstwhile leaders of Tigray region.
Across Tigray Region, sporadic fighting and looting continues, while 4.5 million people remain dependent on humanitarian assistance says the ... United Nations Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs and Ethiopia’s Human Right Commission.