Ethiopia: EPRDF executive to kick-off meeting tomorrow

Ethiopia: EPRDF executive to kick-off meeting tomorrow

EPRDF executive will discuss current situation in Ethiopia, among other things borkenaAugust 7,2019 The ruling party in Ethiopia, Ethiopian People’s Revolutionary Democratic Front (EPRDF), disclosed that its executive committee is meeting as of Thursday this week. Fana Broadcasting Corporation (FBC) cited the party’s council office to report that the party’s performance report and current national […]

Ethiopian authorities admit over 50 killed from Sidama incident

Ethiopian authorities admit over 50 killed from Sidama incident

The figure is only based on hospital sources and police said that it does not have information about people who were killed and whose funeral took place in the countryside borkenaJuly 31, 2019 Nearly two weeks after the incident, security officials in Southern Ethiopia give an official number of people killed during the violence in […]

Amhara regional council approved Temesgen Tiruneh as president of the region

Amhara regional council approved Temesgen Tiruneh as president of the region

New president Temesgen Tiruneh told Amhara council that he will resist negative and politically charged narratives against Amhara which are resulting in widespread killings and displacements borkenaJuly 22, 2019 Temesgen Tiruneh took an oath on Monday as the new president of Amhara regional state after the region’s council approved the nomination from the central committee […]

Ethiopian security forces clashed with Sidama Youth in Hawassa

Ethiopian security forces clashed with Sidama Youth in Hawassa

Sidama Youth group, they are also known as Ejeto, clashed with security forces as they unilaterally declare ethnic Sidama Statehood At least 1 person killed, three others injured borkenaJuly 18, 2019 Ethiopian Security Forces clashed with Sidama Youth group (Ejeto) in Hawassa, the seat of Southern Nations, Nationalities, and Peoples’ Region in South Ethiopia, reported […]