Ethiopian Dam talk postponed for a second time

Ethiopian Dam talk postponed for a second time

Sudan asked for Ethiopian Dam Talk to be postponed for the second time borkenaAugust 10, 2020  Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD) talk that was supposed to resume on Monday, August 10, 2020, is postponed again. The Ministry of Water, Irrigation, and Energy announced that the talk is postponed with the request of the government of […]

Gov’t security forces clash with protesters in Wolaita,dozens killed

Gov’t security forces clash with protesters in Wolaita,dozens killed

Protesters who opposed the arrest of leaders in Wolaita zone, South Ethiopia, clashed with the Defense Force. Dozens reportedly killed. Authorities in the region confirmed only four deaths. borkenaAugust 10, 2020 Dozens of people have reportedly been killed following a clash between protestors and deployed government forces in Sodo and Boditi towns in the Wolaita […]

Lemma Megersa,Ethiopian Defense Minister,terminated from party position

Lemma Megersa,Ethiopian Defense Minister,terminated from party position

The Prosperity Party branch of Oromo regional state of Ethiopia removed Lemma Megersa and Teyba Hassen from executive position borkenaAugust 9, 2020 The Prosperity Party branch in the Oromo region of Ethiopia reportedly suspended Lemma Megersa from his position of the executive committee. The decision came following a party evaluation in the past two days […]

Ethiopia: civil rights activist Obang facing threats

Ethiopia: civil rights activist Obang facing threats

By Teshome BoragoFollow him on twitter@MTBorago August 8, 2020 Obang Metho, one of the top civil rights activists in Ethiopia, is reportedly receiving death threats in Oromia after he condemned the latest mass killings of minorities in the region. Some observers say the government should provide Obang extra private security, considering the dangerous situation in […]