The Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD) on the Blue Nile river has become a major point of contention between Ethiopia, Egypt and Sudan. Ethiopia, ... which hopes to double its electricity generation capacity through the project, is intent to start filling of the dam’s reservoir as early as July 2020.
Attacked from all sides, have the WHO and its leader, the Ethiopian national Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus, failed in their mission or, on the contrary, ... prevented the worst? An upcoming inquiry should provide some answers.
The African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA) is one of the greatest examples of Pan-Africanism since the creation of the African Union (AU). ... The agreement has acquired the signatures of 54 of the AU’s 55 member-states, bringing together an impressive domestic market of more than 1.2 billion people with a collective GDP of $2.6tn.
Future Addis Ababa airport, expansion of the fleet and network, diversification... In spite of the crisis, the head of the continent's leading ... airline remains focused on his objectives and, strengthened by increasingly privileged links with China, has great ambitions.