Hydro-mentality over the Nile

Sunday, April 3, 2016 @ 10:32 pm 0

(Wondwosen Michago Seide) The Nile River is the only shared physical linkage between Egypt and Ethiopia. The thread of history has interwoven them along the…

Ethiopia’s Forgotten Drought

Thursday, March 3, 2016 @ 2:58 am 0

(Gabriella Meltzer - Council of Foreign Relations) El Niño was first discovered in the 1600s when fishermen noticed that in some years, water temperatures in…

Ethiopia: The billionaire’s farm

Wednesday, March 2, 2016 @ 3:29 am 0

(Tom Burgis - Financial Times) Saudi Star’s proprietor, a Saudi-Ethiopian tycoon named Mohammed al-Amoudi, has spent more than $200m turning a swath of bush into…

Karuturi under the spotlight

Tuesday, January 20, 2015 @ 3:23 am 0

(Berhanu Fekade) * Officials fretful on loan repayment, land lease and country’s image * CEO says will settle local debts this month It has been…