Ethiopia news

Addis Voice
"A pro-democracy voice for Ethiopia" News, commentary from Ethiopian and other sources. Music videos. Founded by Abebe Gelaw (in 2008/9 a Knight Fellow at Stanford University, California). Based in London.

Africa Monitor (Baltimore, Maryland)
Print newspaper aimed at the African diaspora. Part of the Daily Monitor independent newspaper company of Addis Ababa established in 1993. [KF] - Ethiopia
Very current news from a variety of African news sources. From the long established Africa News Service, founded by Reed Kramer.

Capitol Ethiopia
Site for the print weekly independent business newspaper, published by Crown Publishing Plc. "a paper established in December 1998 that strives to promote free enterprise in Ethiopia,...."

"An alternative source of Ethiopian news and views." Current news, opinion pieces, links to Ethiopia sites and opposition parties. Based in Seattle, Washington.

Ethiopia. Office of the Government Spokesperson
Official site. "The aim of this website is to provide information relating to the current dispute between Ethiopia and Eritrea."

Ethiopian News Agency (Addis Ababa)
Official government news agency. Includes the Ethio-Eritrean conflict. Old site: New site:

Ethiopian Reporter (Addis Ababa)
Independent newspaper published by Media and Communications Center (MCC), Addis Ababa. Produces a Yellow Pages business directory on line, a weekly Amharic newspaper, a monthly Amharic magazine

Ethiopian Review (Washington, D.C.)
Current news, events and rallies for the Ethiopian Diaspora, the 2005 election results and reports, Ethiopian restaurant directory, Has an e-mail list.

Ethiopian Weekly Press Digest
Access to articles by subscription only. Online version of the print weekly from Addis Ababa.

Gambella News
News, articles, views on Gambella, Ethiopia. Gambella National Regional State is situated in the south-western part of Ethiopia bordering the Sudan. Its history, facts, poetry, reports on human rights issues and conflicts. Offers a free Amharic Geez Font. [KF]

Jimma Times
Opposition newspaper. Includes news of Oromia state, of the Ethiopian diaspora. "Jimma Times is an international independent news media outlet run by reporters both in Ethiopia and the Ethiopian Diaspora. Its print version Yeroo (suspended) published newspapers in Afaan Oromo and English, the first Ethiopian private paper written in Qubee." Ethiopian News Portal
In Amharic and English. Links to current news, discussion forum, radio sites in Amharic, Afaan Oromo and Tigrigna. Chronology of Ethiopian history 1935-1956, facts about Ethiopia, audio clips of Emperor Haile Selassie speeches, discussion forum, Ethiopian web directory and information. Site based in College Park, Maryland. [KF]

In English and Oromo. Latest news is from 2005.

Walta Information Centre
News, editorials in Amharic and English. Video and audio of Ethiopian TV news (ETV). African Union press commuiniques. "Walta Information Center is a private news and information service...It focuses mainly on major political, social and economic issues." Based in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia.

Yahoo's Ethiopia News

Zethiopia Newspaper
No news on the site. Information on subscribing to the print newspaper which carries news on "America's local and national Ethiopian community." The paper is published in English and Amharic. Based in Washington, D.C.