17 hrs ago
Walta Information Centre
......Egypt's scare tactics: futile and unhelpful
In the past few days, Egyptian media has been flooded with fiery rhetoric some of which gives the impression that war between Egypt and Ethiopia is inevitable because of the recent news about the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam and the release of the final report of the International Panel of Experts, set up to study the impact of the Dam and its ... (more)
21 hrs ago
Ethiopia: Li Urges Further Ethiopian Ties
The Chinese government supports domestic companies getting more actively involved in investment cooperation with Ethiopia in a wide range of sectors from infrastructure to manufacturing, Premier Li Keqiang said on Thursday.
Thu Jun 13, 2013
People's Daily Online
Li urges further Ethiopian ties
Premier Li Keqiang talks to his Ethiopian counterpart Hailemariam Desalegn during a welcoming ceremony in Beijing on Wednesday.
Mon Jun 10, 2013
Egypt: Ethiopia should stop its GRD construction Ethiopia: Egypt's politicians irresponsible
After the recent incident that involved the live transmission of a discussion among high level Egyptian officials at the national dialogue session held in Cairo on Monday to discuss the Grand Renaissance Dam Ethiopia responded that the threats are irresponsible and aims at creating chaos in the country.
Sun Jun 09, 2013
Obama Shouldn't Have Chosen Susan Rice
In her diplomatic career, Rice has fronted for African strongmen. When Ethiopian dictator Meles Zenawi died last August, she eulogized him as a "true friend," calling him "brilliant" and describing him as "a son of Ethiopia and a father to its rebirth."
Tue Jun 04, 2013
Ethiopia: Opposition Protest Could Mark Change in Ethiopian Policy
A peaceful protest rally in the Ethiopian capital, Addis Ababa, has sparked speculation the government may be relaxing its tight restrictions on political demonstrations.
Ethiopia: Tecola Hagos' Hasty Optimism
In two recent postings, Dr. Tecola Hagos shared with readers of this page his optimism about the EPRDF governance under Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn.
Mon Jun 03, 2013
Ethiopians Rededicate Support for Renaissance Dam at May 28 celebrations in London
Ethiopians in the UK rededicated themselves to supporting the construction of the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam at the 22nd anniversary of May 28 when the Dergue regime fell Ethiopians in the UK rededicated themselves to supporting the construction of the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam at the 22nd anniversary of May 28 when the Dergue regime ... (more)
Ethiopia Has Arisen! By Alemayehu G Mariam
On Ginbot 20, 1983 , Meles Zenawi and thousands of his guerilla fighters marched into Addis Ababa toting AK-47s, RPGs and hand grenades.
Sun Jun 02, 2013
Ethiopia: Thousands protest political repression
Thousands of Ethiopian demonstrators took to the streets of the capital demanding the immediate release of jailed journalists and activists in a rare show of public opposition to the ruling party which maintains strict control over the East African nation.
Wed May 29, 2013
Ethiopia Celebrating 22nd Anniversary of Ginbot-20
Ethiopian Radio and Television Agency Ethiopia is celebrating the 22nd anniversary of the fall of the dictatorial regime and the coming into power of a new democratic Government with federal structure and having a new Constitution with provisions of human and democratic rights including equality of nations and nationalities based on understanding ... (more)
Tue May 28, 2013
Ethiopia diverts the Blue Nile for construction of the Ethiopian Renaissance Dam
The Nile Basin Countries celebrate Nile Day every year and this year it took place at Bahr Dar, a rapidly developing city on the shores of Lake Tana.
Walta Information Centre
EPRDF calls member, supporters to attain nation's renaissance - Tuesday, 28 May 2013 14:32
The Ethiopian People's Revolutionary Democratic Front EPRDF Council Office has called on its members and supporters to enhance their engagement for the attainment of the ongoing journey for renaissance.
Wed May 22, 2013
Anti Corruption Commission targets land fraud next
Following last week's shocking announcement of the sudden arrest of the Ethiopian Revenue and Customs Authority's top officials, the Federal Ethics and Anti-Corruption Commission continued its campaign against corruption this week with the announcement of its investigation of other governmental offices.
Tue May 21, 2013
Walta Information Centre
PM Hailemariam's Speech at the Founding Congress of the Meles Zenawi Foundation
Excellencies Heads of State, Dear Friends and Relatives of our Great Leader, Distinguished Participants of the Founding Congress of the Meles Foundation, Invited Guests, Ladies and gentlemen, First and foremost, I would like to express my gratitude to all of you here amongst us today for joining us on this historic day.