Eritrea reportedly closed another border crossing with Ethiopia

Eritrea reportedly closed another border crossing with Ethiopia

It means that Eritrea has now closed all its border with Ethiopia. What precipitated the action on the part of Eritrea is generating speculations. borkena April 22,2019 Eritrea reportedly closed the Bure-Assab road starting Monday morning, according to a report by DW Amharic. This was the only border that was not closed. The road was […]

Ethiopia appointed new foreign minister, Lemma Megersa is named Defense minister

Ethiopia appointed new foreign minister, Lemma Megersa is named Defense minister

Two former regional presidents, Gedu Andargachew and Lemma Megersa, who are dubbed as key players for the end of TPLF domination in the central government are appointed for Federal Ministerial positions. Lemma is now in charge of Defense while Gedu is appointed as Ethiopia’s foreign Affairs Minister. borkena April 18,2019 Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed administration […]

Ethiopia’s ruling party says anarchism, ethnic-radicalism posing threats to national unity

Ethiopia’s ruling party says anarchism, ethnic-radicalism posing threats to national unity

Earlier this month,top security adviser to Ethiopia’s prime minister said ethnic politics constitute national security risk. Today, the party council which is the highest body after the executive says anarchism and ethnic-radicalism are posing threats to national unity. borkena April 19,2019 Ethiopia’s ruling coalition’s, Ethiopian People’s Revolutionary Democratic Front (EPRDF), council has completed its regular […]

TPLF accuses “collaborators” in Tigray, EPRDF leadership

TPLF accuses “collaborators” in Tigray, EPRDF leadership

TPLF opposes the move to unite parties in the ruling coalition and postponement of national election as well. borkena April 15,2019 Tigray People’s Liberation Front has issued a statement to share decisions from its latest Central Committee Meeting in Mekelle, which took place between April 8 and April 12. In the communiqué, shared what the […]