Ethiopia : Netherlands Embassy in Addis Ababa issued travel advisory

July 20,2016 In a brief statement issued on its website on July 18,2016, ¬†Netherlands Embassy in Addis Ababa recommended to its citizens who are either travelling to Gonder and those who are residing in Gonder to consider their safety while in the region, and to avoid demonstrations and large gatherings. The advisory is issued in […]

Ethiopia : Colonel Demeke Zewdu to appear before court

July 19,2016 Colonel Demeke Zewdu who was a member of Wolqaite Question committee is to appear before court for homicide according to sources who seem to have informants from Gondar, a city which was battling with government security forces for more than a week now. From the sources, it seems that Colonel Zewdu will not […]

Gonder unrest in North Western Ethiopia intensified

July 17,2016 Popular riot in Gonder, North Western Ethiopia,is not showing omens of ease. Five days after its outbreak, confrontation between residents of Gondar and security forces is said to be escalated. According to eye witness accounts which ended up in social media, there was an intense exchange of fire in Gondar and other smaller […]