Capital of Ethiopia
Addis Ababa ▸ Facts ▸ Comments ▸ News ▸ Videos
Addis Ababa or Addis Abeba, is the capital and largest city of Ethiopia. According to the 2007 census, the city has a population of 2,739,551 inhabitants.
You Might Like
Coronavirus supplies donated by Alibaba's Ma arrive in AfricaA first planeload of protective and medical equipment donated to Africa by Chinese billionaire and Alibaba co-founder Jack Ma to help it fight the coronavirus arrived in the Ethiopian capital Addis..
Kenya, Ethiopia confirm their first new coronavirus casesKenya and Ethiopia confirmed their first cases of the new coronavirus on Friday, a woman who had returned to Nairobi from the United States and a Japanese national in Addis Ababa.
Ethiopia says faulty sensor reading preceded Boeing crashA faulty sensor reading and the activation of an anti-stall system on a Boeing 737 MAX preceded the crash of an Ethiopian Airlines flight in 2019 that killed 157 people, an interim report by the..
Egypt, Ethiopia, Sudan say final agreement on Blue Nile dam ready by next monthMinisters from Egypt, Ethiopia and Sudan said on Friday a final agreement will be signed by the end of February on the giant Blue Nile hydropower dam that sparked a years-long diplomatic crisis between..
Hundreds gather outside house of Ethiopian activist after deadly day of protestsHundreds of supporters of prominent Ethiopian activist Jawar Mohammed set up camp around his house in Addis Ababa on Thursday one day after police fired gunshots and teargas to break up demonstrations..
Ethiopia's Oromo celebrate festival in Addis amid tight securityHundreds of thousands of Ethiopia’s largest ethnic group celebrated in Addis Ababa on Saturday at the start of an annual thanksgiving festival which was marred by violence in 2016.
Egypt resumes Nile dam talks with Ethiopia, SudanEgypt's foreign minister said Cairo had resumed talks with Sudan and Ethiopia over a $4 billion dam Addis Ababa is building on the Nile which had been suspended for over a year.
Families meet with U.S. transport chief after 737 MAX crashesRelatives of some victims of Ethiopian Airlines Flight 302 met with U.S. Transportation Secretary Elaine Chao for about two hours on Tuesday, six months after the plane crashed into farmland outside..
All remains from Ethiopian Airlines crash site now identified: policeThe identification of human remains from the crash of Ethiopian Airlines Flight 302 is complete, the head of Ethiopia's police said late on Monday, six months after the plane nosedived into farmland..
Ethiopia averts confrontation as party delays plan for new regionA potentially bloody confrontation between Ethiopia's federal government and a minority community was averted on Thursday when a political party postponed plans to set up a new region for the Sidama..
Nearly 250 arrested in Ethiopia after foiled coup: state TVNearly 250 people have been arrested in Ethiopia's capital Addis Ababa and the city of Bahir Dar since a coup attempt was foiled, the state-run Ethiopian Broadcasting Corporation reported on..
Ethiopia's chief of army staff was killed in Addis Ababa by bodyguard: PM's officeEthiopia's army chief of staff was killed in his home in Addis Ababa by his bodyguard, the prime minister's office said on Sunday, linking the attack to Saturday's coup attempt in the northern state of..
Ethiopia's PM says army chief of staff shot thwarting coupEthiopia's army chief of staff was shot while trying to thwart an attempted coup on Saturday in a federal state north of the capital Addis Ababa, Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed said.
Sudan military rulers say they rejected proposal from Ethiopian PM to hold negotiations in Addis AbabaSudan's military rulers said on Thursday that Ethiopia's prime minister had suggested that negotiations between the rulers and the Sudanese opposition on a transition to democracy move to Addis Ababa.