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Why Oromo-Amhara Solidarity Is the Greatest Threat to the Government By Awol Allo (PhD)

Why Oromo-Amhara Solidarity Is the Greatest Threat to the Government By Awol Allo (PhD)

ANALYSIS By  Awol Allo (PhD) For decades, the ruling party has governed by pitting the Oromo and Amhara against one another. Now the two groups are joining forces against the…

The Way forward, National Reconciliation after TPLF demise from Ethiopia – Muluken Gebeyew

The Way forward, National Reconciliation after TPLF demise from Ethiopia – Muluken Gebeyew

TPLF (Tigray People Liberation Front) has ruled Ethiopia for the last 25 years under the cover name of EPRDF (Ethiopian People Revolutionary Democratic Front). This elite anti democratic group which…

Anatomy of a failed leadership By Yilma Bekele

Anatomy of a failed leadership By Yilma Bekele

The ¼ Prime Minster of Ethiopia was at it again. Abay and Mesfin have been busy warning us of the consequences of getting rid of Woyane. Debretsion is more concerned…

Ethiopian Israelis Urge US to Condemn Government in Addis Ababa

Ethiopian Israelis Urge US to Condemn Government in Addis Ababa

JNS.org – Nearly 100 Ethiopian Israelis protested in front of the US Embassy in Tel Aviv on Monday, urging America to stop supporting the Ethiopian government, theJerusalem Post reported. The demonstration…

Athlet Feyisa Lilesa talks to Al Jazeera – “I want the superiority of one ethnic group to end” –

Athlet Feyisa Lilesa talks to Al Jazeera – “I want the superiority of one ethnic group to end” –

• “I wanted to show that the protests in Ethiopia were peaceful, just like my sign was” • Says his wife’s brother went missing in one of the protests while…

Aathlete Tamiru Demisse protest against oppressive regime

Aathlete Tamiru Demisse protest against oppressive regime

1500m runner echoes protest of fellow countryman Feyisa Lilesa, who has now fled to the US Ethiopia’s Tamiru Demisse (C) reacts after the final of men’s 1500 m (T13) of…

Ethiopia Frees Muslims Jailed After Protests Over Religion

Ethiopia Frees Muslims Jailed After Protests Over Religion

By ELIAS MESERET, ASSOCIATED PRESS ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia — Sep 10, 2016, Ethiopia’s chief prosecutor said Saturday that the country pardoned hundreds of convicts, among them Muslims jailed under anti-terror…

Unrest mars Ethiopia’s New Year, Eid parties By AFP

Unrest mars Ethiopia’s New Year, Eid parties By AFP

9 September 2016  – As Ethiopians ready to celebrate their New Year and the Muslim feast of Sacrifice, shops in the town of Burayu are shuttered and streets strangely empty amid…

No Emergency Trust Fund money goes to Ethiopian government, Commission stresses

No Emergency Trust Fund money goes to Ethiopian government, Commission stresses

By Matthew Tempest | EurActiv.com 7 sep. 2016 (updated: 7 sep. 2016) A December 2015 protest in Ethiopia. No monies from the EU’s flagship Emergency Trust Fund (ETF) for Africa…

US Says ‘Excessive Use of Force’ Against Ethiopia Protesters

US Says ‘Excessive Use of Force’ Against Ethiopia Protesters

By THE ASSOCIATED PRESS September 5, 2016 -JUBA, South Sudan — The U.S. ambassador to the United Nations says her country has raised “grave concerns” about what it calls excessive…

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