Global alliance for Ethiopia donated 31.4 million birr Gedeo IDPs

Global alliance for Ethiopia donated 31.4 million birr Gedeo IDPs

borkenaMay 15, 2019 Global Alliance for Ethiopia, a not-for-profit organization based in the United States, donated on Wednesday 31 million Ethiopian birr to help ethnic Gedeos who were displaced from Guji area following what many say is targeted and organized attack from radicalized ethnic Oromo in Guji area. The fund was raised online from Ethiopians […]

Over 10,000 smuggled handguns, ammunition seized, say police

Over 10,000 smuggled handguns, ammunition seized, say police

borkena May 14, 2019 Addis Ababa police commissioner, Getu Argaw, said in a press statement on Tuesday that over 10,000 handguns and several illegal firearms are seized over the past nine months, as reported by state-affiliated Fana Broadcasting Corporate (FBC). According to the report, the firearms were destined to the capital Addis Ababa. Apart from […]

Five Ethiopian opposition parties announce merger

Five Ethiopian opposition parties announce merger

borkena May 13, 2019 Five Ethiopian opposition parties that have been operating in and outside of the country announced merger on Monday, reported Ethiopian State Media – EBC. Ethiopian National Transitional Council, South Ethiopia Green Stars Coalition, Omo People’s Democratic Union, Ethiopian people’s Movement, and Ethiopian Renaissance Democratic Organization agreed to unite to achieve their […]

Ethiopian gov.t bank robbed again as anarchy reigns in Wollega

Ethiopian gov.t bank robbed again as anarchy reigns in Wollega

borkena May 13,2019 As Ethiopian government and regional authorities are claiming that situation western part of Ethiopia has improved, news are emerging that gunmen robbed commercial bank of Ethiopia in the region. According to Wazema Radio report on Friday, anarchy is reigning in Western Wollega. The report added that the gunmen robbed 886,000 Ethiopian birr […]