Ethiopia's government has warned it will run out of emergency food aid next month as the number of drought victims reached 7.8 million.Read the full story ›
At least 46 people have been killed in a landslide at rubbish site on the outskirts of Ethiopia's capital Addis Ababa, officials have said.Read the full story ›
Rights groups say hundreds have been killed by security forces since protests flared last year over land rights.Read the full story ›
More than 50 people have been killed in a stampede at a religious festival in Ethiopia after police fired teargas at protesters.Read the full story ›
Ethiopia's drought today is so very different from 1984, and the outcome must be very different too, the chief executive of the DEC writes.Read the full story ›
The Foreign Office has confirmed that a British national has died in Ethiopia following reports of an "accidental" shooting in the city of Bahir Dar.
AFP, citing a government spokesman, reported that a 47-year-old British tourist was killed in a church in the northwestern city after a man accidentally discharged an "old rifle".
The Foreign Office made no other comment except to say it was "providing consular assistance to the family at this difficult time”.
The co-pilot that hijacked an Ethiopian Airlines plane has been named as Hailemedhin Abera Tegegn, aged 31.
The second-in-command landed the plane in Geneva and exited via a cockpit window before handing himself over to the Swiss police.