Tanzania Starts Rationing Power Because of Drought

DAR ES SALAAM, TANZANIA — Tanzanian authorities have started rationing electricity because of a drop in hydropower generation brought on by drought, the national provider said Wednesday, with some areas set to suffer nine-hour outages.The East African …

DPM & FM Demeke Holds Talks with Algerian Foreign Minister

Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs Demeke Mekonnen held talks with Algerian Foreign Minister Ramtane Lamamra.Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs is in Niamey, Niger to partake in the extraordinary summit of the Afri…

Secretary Blinken’s Call with Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy

The below is attributable to Spokesperson Ned Price:Secretary of State Antony J. Blinken spoke today with Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed about efforts to bring lasting peace to northern Ethiopia. Secretary Blinken recognized ongoing efforts by th…

The Brief

On the Government’s Commitment to the Peace Agreement ending the Conflict in Northern EthiopiaIt is to be well recalled that the Government of the Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia and the Tigray Peoples Liberation Front (TPLF) signed a peace agr…