Three lessons from the ICC’s Kenya debacle

(James A Goldston) The declaration of a mistrial in the Ruto-Sang at the International Criminal.

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“Jabha East Africa” pledges allegiance to Islamic State

(Lizzie Dearden – The Independent) A new terrorist group has pledged allegiance to Isis as it continues.

Djibouti’s Guelleh wins 4th term with 87% votes, Opposition cries foul

(AFP via FRANCE 24) Djibouti’s President Ismail Omar Guelleh, in power since 1999, claimed victory on.

Kenyan, Sudanese officials implicated in the Panama Papers

Two officials from the Horn of Africa have so far been identified in the Panama.

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Hydro-mentality over the Nile

(Wondwosen Michago Seide) The Nile River is the only shared physical linkage between Egypt and.

Jawar Mohammed: ‘The scary image of Agazi needs to be reexamined’

Characterizing the Ethiopian National Defence Forces (ENDF) as “Tigrean army” is a commonplace among the.

Ethiopia deserves a seat in UN Security Council

The African heads of state and government summit held on January 30, 2016 has decided.

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Why Ethiopia is making a historic ‘master plan’ U-turn

(Mathias Muindi – BBC Monitoring) A controversial plan by the Ethiopian government to expand the.

Ethiopia: If the government let people breathe, they might fly

(The Economist) The Ben Abeba restaurant is a spiral-shaped concrete confection perched on a mountain.

On Eritrea, Lesson for Ethiopia from Russia-Ukraine relations

(Haile Tessema) It’s not new for a country that has achieved its independence to have.