Ethiopia has officially opened the Gibe III Dam, the third largest hydroelectric plant in Africa. This is part of Addis Ababa’s plan to raise power output to 17,346 megawatts from a current capacity of just over 2,200 from hydropower, wind and geothermal sources, part of which the government wants to export to neighbouring countries.
The first ever public debate is held in Ethiopia between the candidates for chairperson of the African Union (AU) Commission.
A novelty for many in Ethiopia’s capital.
A new trainline stretching 32 kilometres in Addis Ababa.
Christian migrants sing and pray at a service in a makeshift church in their camp in Calais.
US president Barack Obama arrives in Ethiopia for a two-day visit, where he is expected to discuss regional security and address the African Union.
(Reuters Business Report) – The French.
Born with a nose for wine – and an uncanny ability to sniff out a vintage.
Even when they’re in Ethiopia.