Global rise of ‘politics of demonization’ shows world failed to learn lessons from Rwanda genocide : Amnesty International

Global rise of ‘politics of demonization’ shows world failed to learn lessons from Rwanda genocide : Amnesty International

Amnesty International April 7,2019 The dangerous global trend towards hate-filled, divisive politics shows that world leaders have collectively ignored the terrible lessons of the 1994 Rwanda genocide, Amnesty International said today as the world marks the 25th anniversary. “It is shameful that the conscience of world leaders is all too often pricked only in the […]

Ethiopian train heading to Djibouti reportedly derailed

Ethiopian train heading to Djibouti reportedly derailed

borkena April 4,2019 Djibouti bound freight train reportedly derailed in Eastern Shoa zone, South East of Addis Ababa, state broadcaster, EBC, reported on Thursday citing Ethiopian News Agency. The accident happened at 3:00 o’ clock local time and authorities linked it to heavy rain which buried the tracks with soil. There are no reports of […]

Ethiopia’s new advocacy group for Addis Ababa, Balderas, held its presser

Ethiopia’s new advocacy group for Addis Ababa, Balderas, held its presser

borkena April 3,2019 Addis Ababa Balader Council, a new non-state actor organized to advocate for the cause of Addis Ababa, held its press conference on Wednesday, Amharic Service of DW reported. In its statement, the council announced that it is not claiming any power in the administration of Ethiopia’s capital, Addis Ababa, and that it […]