Category Archives: Travel

East Africa: Tanzania to Sign 400MW Power Purchase Deal With Ethiopia

Tanzanian authorities said on Saturday that the country will sign a 400 megawatts power purchase agreement with Ethiopia in the coming weeks.

 

Felchesmi Mramba, Managing Director of state-owned Tanzania …

Ethiopia: Citizens Shave Heads to Mourn Fallen in Oromia, Amhara

As protests continued to engulf parts of Ethiopia’s Amhara and Oromia regions this month, citizens have been shaving their heads as a sign of solidarity with jailed opposition leaders.

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The Secret to Ethiopia’s Counterterrorism Success [analysis]

After the fanfare accorded to the United States President Barack Obama by Kenya, the last stop was Ethiopia.

Of grand symbolic importance, Obama’s visit to East Africa was clearly historic, …

Viable Move Against Terrorism [editorial]

Terrorism poses a threat to the social and political values that are directly or indirectly related to the full enjoyment of human rights and fundamental freedom. Irrespective of the entity …

Financing Conference Brings Opportunity for Tourism

The Third International Conference on Financing for Development held in Addis Ababa last week has brought good opportunity for the country’s tourism sector, an official said.

In an exclusive interview …

The Sky’s the Limit

Reopened in January 2015, after a year and a half of permit issues, Abyssinia Ballooning is back on track and is offering customers the astonishing chance to discover the earth …

Bienvenue! Little Paris in Addis [opinion]

Opened 8 months ago, the Louvre Grand Hotel is a French islet installed next to the British embassy, writes Cyrielle Bouju.

Paris… the city of lights and fashion, home of …

The Biggest Threat of Civilization and Humanity [opinion]

Twenty first century terrorism has changed its face and nature with its broadening reach across continents and countries.

We have arrived at a point where its forms differs from country …

Ethiopia Has No Place for Terrorism, Religious Division [opinion]

The Ethiopian has continued its effort to repatriate its citizens who are caught in the chaotic condition of Libya and exposed to the threat of ISIS (Islamic State in Iraq …

An Anti Al-Shabaab Conference Opens in Puntland

The Puntland Administration opened an anti-terrorism conference in Garowe on Tuesday (May 12). The meeting is being attended by high ranking administration officials, clerics, intellectuals, security officers, elders and representatives …