Ethiopian Cabinet reshuffling by new Premier Abiy- Readjustment or a change in continuity? Premier Abiy, named 16 ministers, 10 new but retained the finance and foreign ministers from the cabinet of his predecessor Hailemariam Desalegn. Abiy also named new industry, energy, trade, mining, health, and revenue ministers, as well as an attorney general. Negeri Lencho, was […]
Ethiopia and Sudan didn’t respond to Egypt’s call to meet over GERD – Sudan Tribune Egypt FM warn Ethiopia over Nile River dam WP Egypt, Ethiopia fail to resolve differences over Nile dam – GCR Human Rights Abuses of Eritreans, At Home and Abroad | Human Rights Watch Eritrean national Medhaine Yahdego Mered, labelled the world’s most wanted man Ethiopia’s […]
The Nomination of Dr. Abiy Ahmed as a Ethiopian Premier by TPLF controlled EPRDF- a facade not a change in continuity?
Abiy’ rise to become Prime Minister – head of government – is premised on approval by the TPLF’s Council and subsequent approval by the parliament. EPRDF election process is a mere formality. He will take over from Hailemariam Desalegn who resigned his post in mid-February amid of mass protest. He completed a PhD in 2017 from Institute […]
Ethiopia has accused neighboring Eritrea of attempting to compromise its security by supporting “destructive” groups. According to reports Ethiopia’s state television, Eritrea is supporting groups smuggling weapons across the border. Ethiopia is currently under a state of emergency as the country works to replace prime minister Hailemariam Desalegn who announced his resignation last month. Eritrea’s government rejected allegations by […]
TPLF massacre in Borana Moyale is not a Minute desperation rather modus operandi for the last 27 years.
In Ethiopia, TPLF regime in Ethiopia massacre in Borana Moyale is not a Minute desperation rather modus operandi last 27 years. The regime soldiers shot and killed at least ten civilians and wounded more than a dozen others in an unprovoked attack in Moyale, thousands flee to Kenya. Ethiopian regime declared a six-month state of emergency on February […]
Ethiopian State of Emergency and US Rex Tillerson’s visit, saves the situation, or advice the regime share or leave power?
Rex Tillerson’s visit, saves the situation, or advice the regime share or leave power? Strikes protesting Ethiopia’s state of emergency spread across the restive Oromia region ahead of U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson’s arrival for talks with the Horn of Africa nation’s embattled government. More than two years of protests in the Oromia and Amhara regions […]
Ethiopian declared second time state of emergency as the Premier forced to resign by active protest & internal TPLF fallout!
EPRDF coalition’s council in its 11 hours forced by mass protest met on Friday and decided to impose emergency rule for six month. This was a day after prime minister has submitted a letter of resignation in a surprise move that comes amid protracted anti-government protests that lasted over two years.(2015-2018) The second main factor that pushed the […]
Employees of the Eastern Industrial Zone shoe manufacturing park at work in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, on Sept. 5, 2017. (Sharon Tshipa/SOPA Images/LightRocket via Getty Images) The advocacy group claims the growing disparity shows that the global economy values wealth over work. By Katelyn Newman , Digital Producer, Staff Writer |Jan. 22, 2018, at 9:10 a.m. Oxfam: World’s Richest 1 […]
Eritrea has been an Egyptian proxy since the time of Nasser. The liberation front was organized and armed by Egypt since 1950 to destabilize Ethiopia in order to control the source of the Nile. The only source of water for Egypt. Egypt is threatened impact on its water supply of the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam, now being built near […]
The idea that African countries have long been independent and free to pursue their own destinies seems obvious to young Africans across the continent. Yet, the everyday reality often feels far from that. Some 50 to 60 years after independence for many countries, Africa’s fortunes seem to still closely aligned with developmental support and financial […]
Ethiopia “Opens prison doors” the system that put them to jail is still intact & the responsible are still free! The Ethiopian government announced it would close the Maekelawi detention facility in Addis Ababa, which has been described as “one of the country’s most notorious police stations”. and free all political prisoners.The system that put them […]
Mugabe forced to step down, what would be the fate of Ethiopian Dictator Mengistu living under his shadow?
The speaker of Parliament of Zimbabwe read out a letter in which Mr. Mugabe said he was stepping down “with immediate effect” for “the welfare of the people of Zimbabwe and the need for a peaceful transfer of power.” Robert Mugabe, who has ruled Zimbabwe since independence in 1980 for 37 years with an iron fist. Ethiopia’s […]
Eritrean authorities shot and killed over 30 young protesters, wounded and jailed hundreds at the student manifestation against for transferring all schools to become community schools administered and financed by the public. Some of the protestors were chased, all the way to Akria the neighborhood of the school where many of the students were from. Eritrea is […]