Legahar Housing Village : multi-billion dollar project launched in Addis Ababa

Legahar Housing Village : multi-billion dollar project launched in Addis Ababa

Legahar Housing Village project will create 25,000 jobs and will be completed in seven years,says gov.t borkena November 19,2018 Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed launched in the capital Addis Ababa today a private public partnership housing project worth billions of US dollars (50 billion birr in Ethiopian currency.) Demeke Mekonnen and other senior government officials including […]

Release human rights defender arrested for exercising freedom of expression (AI)

Release human rights defender arrested for exercising freedom of expression (AI)

Spokespersons available to take media interviews Press Release Amnesty International October 18,2018 The Ethiopian authorities must immediately and unconditionally release a human rights defender and his friend who were arrested and charged for advocating for a more autonomous capital – Addis Ababa, with self-governance similar to other regional states, and for ‚Äúreceiving training from the […]

Youth detained from Addis Ababa will be released, says gov.t

Youth detained from Addis Ababa will be released, says gov.t

borkena October 16,2018 Days after social media campaign launched to demand the release of Youth from Addis Ababa who are reportedly detained at Tolay military camp, government says it will release them by this weekend. Zeinu Jemal, Federal Police Commissioner, told Fana Broadcasting Corporate (FBC), as reported by FBC, “the youth who are detained have […]

National Movement of Amhara Condemns detention of youth from Addis Ababa

National Movement of Amhara Condemns detention of youth from Addis Ababa

National Movement of Amhara Condemned what it called unlawful detention of youth from Addis Ababa and called for their immediate release. borkena October 15,2018 National Movement of Amhara (NAMA) condemned mass detention of Youth from Addis Ababa. As part of the discussion on national and current affair, the second congress of the national council of […]