At least 600 Ethiopians arrested in Johannesburg, South Africa

At least 600 Ethiopians arrested in Johannesburg, South Africa

borkenaAugust 8, 2019 About 600 Ethiopians are arrested in Johannesburg, in South Africa, after a clash between law enforcement bodies and foreigners engaged in small business activities. DW Amharic service reported on Thursday that eyewitnesses in the city said that properties of Ethiopian businesses have been looted and women of Ethiopian descent have been beaten […]

Ethiopian authorities: “no attempt made to help Abdi Illey escape prison”

Ethiopian authorities: “no attempt made to help Abdi Illey escape prison”

Prison authorities in Ethiopian capital Addis Ababa dismissed The Ethiopian Reporter news coverage regarding foiled plot to help former somali region president Abdi Illey as “entirely false” news. borkenaAugust 7, 2019 On August 7, 2019, The Ethiopian Reporter reported on its Amharic page that individuals who planned to help former Somali region president, Abdi Illey, […]

Possibility of third party intervention in Ethio-Eritrean peace deal

Possibility of third party intervention in Ethio-Eritrean peace deal

borkenaAugust 7, 2019 The writer, Melaku Tsegaw, says although the current state of Ethio-Eritrea relation is good, as claimed by the leadership of both countries, there are still issues that need clarification. Road map for the next step is unclear, according to the writer. However, both countries have disclosed recently that they are working on […]