Ethiopia News


Wednesday, 07-29-15, 14:17Obama, Ethiopian PM Hailemariam in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia[White House] REMARKS BY PRESIDENT OBAMA AND PRIME MINISTER HAILEMARIAM DESALEGN OF ETHIOPIA IN JOINT PRESS CONFERENCE read more...
Tuesday, 07-28-15, 18:16Obama Pokes China Over Africa Deals, Says America's Offers Are Real[The Star] The economic arm-wrestle between the US and China resurfaced during President Barack Obama's six-day tour of Kenya and Ethiopia. read more...
Tuesday, 07-28-15, 13:48Obama to Close Four-Day Visit With Address African Union[Deutsche Welle] During the final day of his visit to Africa, US President Barack Obama is set to deliver a message to the continent with a speech at the African Union (AU). He is later scheduled to meet with civil society delegates. read more...
Tuesday, 07-28-15, 11:55Obama's Historic Speech at the AU[VOA] In his farewell speech capping a historic trip to Kenya and Ethiopia, U.S. President Barack Obama hailed Africa's extraordinary progress, while noting that such progress can only be sustained through continued development and democracy for all. read more...
Tuesday, 07-28-15, 4:37Obama Pushes for End to South Sudan Conflict[Deutsche Welle] The US President has appealed to East African regional leaders to strive to end the South Sudan conflict. He also praised host country Ethiopia's fight against militants in Somalia, but challenged it over democracy. read more...
Monday, 07-27-15, 15:08PM to Step Up Fight Against Terror After Obama Talks[Deutsche Welle] US President Barack Obama has begun talks with Ethiopia's leaders on regional security issues. But he also touched on democracy and political rights in face of the country's poor record on this score. read more...
Monday, 07-27-15, 9:58Official Schedule of U.S. President Barack Obama in Ethiopia[Addis Fortune] President Barack Obama is expected to arrive in Ethiopia later today. The official schedule for the president includes meetings with Ethiopian and regional leaders on bilateral and multilateral issues. read more...
Monday, 07-27-15, 9:52Obama Visit Raises Hopes for More Trade[Addis Fortune] In 1903, the United States and one of the world's oldest nations, Ethiopia, established a relationship. Emperor Menelik II described the day as "... beginnings of a relationship which will have some place in history", as quoted in a paper presented by Professor Negussay Ayele of Cornell University, to mark the 100th anniversary of that occasion. read more...
Sunday, 07-26-15, 7:18Obama to Wind Up Landmark Kenya Visit With National Address[Deutsche Welle] US President Barack Obama is to close a historic visit to Kenya with a televised speech to the nation. He is expected to focus on his vision for the country's future. read more...
Sunday, 07-26-15, 6:24Obama Juggles Security and Rights Concerns in Ethiopia Visit[Capital FM] U.S President Barack Obama heads to Ethiopia Sunday, the first American president to visit Africa's second most populous nation and a key but much maligned ally in the fight against terrorism. read more...


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