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Addis Ababa: June 8, 2015 (FBC) - Lead negotiators of South Sudan warring factions are due to meet Monday in thecEthiopian capital, Addis Ababa, a rebel official said.

Addis Ababa: June 8, 2015 (FBC) – The number of sugar factories in Ethiopia is expected to rise to six in October according to the Ministry of Industry.

Addis Ababa: June 8, 2015 (FBC) - Prominent scientist Ameenah Gurib-Fakim was sworn as president of Mauritius yesterday, becoming the first woman to hold the ceremonial position in the Indian Ocean island nation.

Addis Ababa: June 8, 2015 (FBC) - FAO Director-General José Graziano da Silva awarded Ethiopia at the ceremony held yesterday in Rome during the 39th session of FAO conference in recognition of its achievements in the fight against hunger.