Heavily armed men rob 17 banks

17 banks were robbed in Oromia region over the weekend, in one of the largest cash robberies in Ethiopia history, reports say. The first incident was on Saturday when eleven banks were raided and robbed and their properties damaged in…
They Comfort

Decorative metal wall panels; A new task on easel to push back time; A modest room for protection  Against the elements; A small supporting hug chair; Well-worn clothes as old as I; Old conforming flapping footwear; A jug of water,…
Outrage over army killings

7 were reportedly killed and 15 injured NAMA wants answer about fatal shooting Deputy Chief of Staff of the ENDF denied the involvement of the defence forces Towns on West Gondar Zone on border with Sudan are on edge after…
Book review: Overcoming Agricultural and Food Crises in Ethiopia

Getachew Diriba: Overcoming Agricultural and Food Crises in Ethiopia: Institutional Evolution and the Path to Agricultural Transformation Imprint: Independently published, Printed in the United States of America, 2018, 447 pp, $39.95. ISBN 9781980310983 Reviewed by Teshome Hunduma and Selam Hailemichael…
Ethiopia-Eritrea border restrictions tighten

Ethiopian citizens traveling to Eritrea were asked for “permits” A spokesperson for Foreign Ministry had no information about any border restrictions Security tightened in Eritrea after an attempt on the life of minister of mining The border crossing between Ethiopia…