Embasneyti Residents Demand Woreda Status - April 2016
It has been some 25 years since the old Ethiopia is replaced by the new Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia. The federal arrangement was designed to solve the problems with the old central government model. However the new federal system has always been criticized for...
Riek Machar returns to Juba
After a week-long delay First Vice-President Designate Riek Machar returned to Juba today (April 26). Dr. Riek Machar's arrival at the Capital of South Sudan is his first time since the conflict erupted on December 2013. He is expected to head immediately to the presidential palace to be sworn in as President Salva Kiir's deputy.
Thank You Ambassador Seyoum. Thank your IGAD and thanks to all who worked hard to bring peace in South Sudan. This is good news to the region and it is good to see Ethiopia playing its role effectively!
Allegations of HRW versus public witness
Solomon Aynshet 04-26-16 - Human Rights Watch has been accusing Ethiopia for displacing citizens from their villages, as it began investing huge Sugar development Projects in various parts of the country.
Ethiopia and Russia will work on increasing bilateral trade Ethiopian FM
MOSCOW, April 25. /TASS/. Ethiopia and Russia agreed to work more on boosting mutual investment and trade, Ethiopian Foreign Minister Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus said on Monday after a meeting with his Russian counterpart Sergey Lavrov.
FM Ghebreyesus noted that regular political dialogue is maintained between the two countries...
መቋጫ ያጣው የኦሎምፒያ መስቀል ፍላወር መንገድ
Reporter 04-24-16 - This project has seen many interruptions. One would think all issues were resolved when the project started in earnest. It is a major road and the city government needs to pay attention! We think the people have paid enough sacrifices!
Burundi general shot dead dropping child off at school
A security advisor to Burundi's vice-president has been shot dead while dropping off his daughter at school.
General Athanase Kararuza and his wife died instantly, while their daughter was injured. No group has said it was behind the attack in the capital.
Ban welcomes decision to accept proposal on Machars return
April 23, 2016 (JUBA) - The United Nations Secretary General, Ban Ki moon on Friday welcomed South Sudans decision to accept the compromise proposal on the arrangements for the return of the first vice president-designate, Riek Machar to the country