In this series, reporters Meleskachew Amha, Girmay Gebru and
Eskinder Frew travel throughout Ethiopia to tell the stories of Ethiopians who
had adjust to increased prices for basic food commodities.
Families in Ambo are getting by on less. Residents of Gondar in the Amhara region say
grain exports to Sudan have hurt the local market. In the nation’s ‘injera’ basket, Gojjam, even the merchants who
sell teff are having a hard time
feeding their families. In the south,
neither the green fields of Arbaminch nor fish from the 40 springs of the town
could curb the soaring food price. Residents complain about not having enough
on their dinner table.