Ethiopia named Tassew Gebre as boundary commissioner

Ethiopia named Tassew Gebre as boundary commissioner

Tassew Gebre and Ustaz Abubeker named as commissioner and deputy chairperson of the Identity and Boundary Commission respectively. 25 Members of the parliament opposed the appointment to the commission. borkenaMay 16,2019 Five months after approving the draft bill to establish identity and boundary commission and four months after naming members of the commission, the Ethiopian […]

Ethiopian Citizens for Social Justice Party elected leaders

Ethiopian Citizens for Social Justice Party elected leaders

As ethnic politics is tearing Ethiopia apart,Ethiopian Citizens for Social Justice Party announced its establishment and named its leaders. borkena May 13,2019 Seven opposition parties in Ethiopia had merged to form a new party Ethiopian Citizens for Social Justice Party which was unveiled during the founding meeting on May 9,2019. Opposition parties that joined hands […]

Amhara region saw massive demonstration against displacement,killings

Amhara region saw massive demonstration against displacement,killings

Demonstrators condemned what they called bias within the Defense Force in terms of protecting attack against Amhara people. borkena May 2,2019 In the latest strings of attack against ethnic Amhara, at least 18 people were killed in Benihsangul Gumuz region of Ethiopia in the western part of the country on Monday this week. Many of […]

Breaking News: Ethiopia’s former president Negasso Gidada passed away

Breaking News: Ethiopia’s former president Negasso Gidada passed away

borkena April 27,2019 Former president of the Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia, Negasso Gidada, reportedly passed away. The Office of the Prime Minister of Ethiopia has confirmed the news on Friday afternoon. He was 76 years of age. He served as president for six years until he fell out with the late Prime Minister Meles […]