His peace-making efforts with Eritrea have been commended.
There has been a landmark discovery in Ethiopia, of a nearly complete skull of an early human ancestor that lived 3.8 million years ago. The species possessed an intriguing mixture of ape-like and human-like characteristics.
Boeing executives apologised to the families of those who died when 737 Max crashed in Indonesia and Ethiopia. The company said it was working hard to learn from what went wrong but didn't say when the plane could fly again. A total of 346 people were killed in both crashes.
157 passengers and crew were killed when the jet crashed shortly after takeoff on Sunday morning.
A plane has crashed in Ethiopia, killing all 157 passengers, seven of whom were British. The cause of the crash has not yet been determined, but it is the second disaster involving this new type of aircraft from Boeing, in the past five months.
36-year-old from Devon was described as “a wonderful human being".