Ethiopian Airlines to resume flights to Tigray as peace holds

Nairobi, Nov. 25 -- Ethiopian Airlines, the leading African flag carrier, said on Wednesday that it has finalised preparations to resume flights to Tigray region, the CEO of the airline confirmed. Al... Read More

Ethiopia starts selling power to Kenya, eyes $100m annual returns

Nairobi, Nov. 19 -- Ethiopia on Thursday officially started commercial power exports to Kenya, the state power utility Ethiopian Electric Power (EEP) announced. The long-awaited power sale to Nairobi... Read More

Ethiopia, Tigray sign deal in Pretoria for cessation of hostilities

Nairobi, Nov. 3 -- The Ethiopian government and rival Tigray People's Liberation Front (TPLF) forces, who control the northern Tigray region, on Wednesday signed a "permanent cessation of hostilities"... Read More

Kenya's KCB Bank now eyes Ethiopia financial market

Nairobi, Oct. 28 -- Kenya's KCB Bank on Thursday expressed its desire to engage in the Ethiopian financial sector, becoming the latest bank to show such an interest in Africa's second most populous co... Read More

Ethiopia government, TPLF begin peace talks in South Africa

Nairobi, Oct. 26 -- The Africa Union-brokered peace talks between the Ethiopian government and rebel Tigrayan forces, the Tigray People's Liberation Front (TPLF), started Tuesday in South Africa, Pres... Read More

US, South Africa offer safety guarantees as Ethiopia peace talks begin

Nairobi, Oct. 25 -- The United States and South Africa have offered safety guarantees to delegations from the Tigray People's Liberation Front (TPLF) and the government of Ethiopia ahead of scheduled ... Read More

TPLF claims to free 'thousands' of captured Ethiopian, Eritrean troops

Nairobi, Oct. 22 -- The Tigray People's Liberation Front (TPLF) on Friday said it had released 9,400 Eritrean and Ethiopian prisoners of war (POWs) in what they labelled as an amnesty grant. The East... Read More

US: Iran supplied Ethiopia with armed drones in Tigray war

Nairobi, Oct. 20 -- Iran supplied armed drones to Ethiopia which were unleashed by the Ethiopian military in the ongoing war in the northern Tigray region, the US State Department said on Tuesday. Ac... Read More

Ethiopian govt vows to seize airport, federal sites in Tigray

Nairobi, Oct. 18 -- The Ethiopian government on Monday said it plans to use military means to take control of all airports and other strategic infrastructure in the northern region of Tigray, despite ... Read More

African Union struggling to bring Ethiopian parties to talks

Nairobi, Oct. 16 -- The African Union is still mum on the next course of action after its planned peace talks between Ethiopia's warring parties were abruptly cancelled, raising questions on the capac... Read More