A GRENADE attack at the biggest mosque in the capital Addis Ababa wounded 10 people yesterday.
Information Minister Getachew Reda said authorities were unsure who was responsible for the attack at the Grand Anwar Mosque.
Despite deploying troops to Somalia to fight al-Shabab,...
Saturday 12th Dec 2015
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Ethiopian-origin Jews vent anger over racism
Tuesday 5th May 2015
from Our Foreign Desk
MORE than 1,000 Israeli Jews of Ethiopian origin protesting against police brutality experienced it first-hand on Thursday when police turned on them.
At least 13 people were injured and two police officers and five protesters were taken to...
Saturday 2nd May 2015
by Our Foreign Desk
OVER 100,000 people marched through central Addis Ababa yesterday in protest at the murder of Ethiopian Christians in Libya.
They also denounced their own government for its failure to raise living standards of the poor, with poverty fuelling the...
Thursday 23rd Apr 2015
South Africa: Defence Minister Nosiviwe Mapisa-Nqakula said yesterday that the army has been deployed to support police in areas still volatile after a spate of attacks on immigrants.
She made the announcement in Alexandra,...
Wednesday 22nd Apr 2015
Tuesday 19th Aug 2014
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Friday 2nd May 2014
Monday 28th Apr 2014
OLIVER HOPKINS tells us about his time spent with a group of elite long-distance runners and their inspiring coach in Ethiopia
Saturday 12th Apr 2014
posted by Morning Star in Sport
Biggest oil industry backer moves to protect investment
Tuesday 7th Jan 2014