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Addis Ababa: June 18, 2014 (FBC) - THE African Union (AU) has readmitted Egypt, ending Cairo's nearly year-long suspension from the grouping because of the country's military coup, an official said Wednesday.

Addis Ababa: June 18, 2014 (FBC) - The Chairperson of the Commission of the African Union (AU), Dr. Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma, has strongly condemned the massacre of over 50 people, by Al-Shabaab, in the town of Mpeketoni, near the Kenyan coastal city of Lamu, on the night of 15 June 2014.

Addis Ababa: June 18, 2014 (FBC) - Brave efforts in the middle distances by Genzebe Dibaba and Caleb Ndiku and Justin Gatlin’s world-leading dash in the 100m were among the highlights of a thoroughly entertaining 53rd edition of Ostrava’s Golden Spike on Tuesday (17).

Addis Ababa: June 18, 2014 (FBC) - Ethiopian Foreign Minister Tedros Adhanom called his Egyptian counterpart Sameh Shoukry on Tuesday and affirmed his commitment to a mutually satisfactory agreement over the use of the Nile's water.