Dust Storm hits Dire Dawa and other towns in South Eastern Ethiopia

Dust Storm hits Dire Dawa and other towns in South Eastern Ethiopia

borkenaMay 18,2019 Dust storm hits Dire Dawa, Kulubi, Adama and other areas in the southeastern parts of Ethiopia, on Saturday morning. It happened early morning. The storm was strong enough that it obstructed views in the towns where it happened, according to Fana Broadcasting Corporate report which cited sources from the regions. No casualty is […]

Dire Dawa Police arrested 308 suspects in connection with violence

Dire Dawa Police arrested 308 suspects in connection with violence

Dire Dawa city administration facing disenchantment from residents as demand for the release of youth groups mounting. A strike is planed for tomorrow but the Command Post in the city warns that it should not happen. borkena January 29,2019 Police arrested 308 suspects in connection with last week’s violence Dire Dawa, one of Ethiopia’s multicultural […]

Dire Dawa:Defense force issued stern warning amid security crisis in the city

Dire Dawa:Defense force issued stern warning amid security crisis in the city

Defense Force vows to take “appropriate measures” if the violence in Dire Dawa is not ending. The army wants youth group to discuss their grievance peacefully with the city administration and stop closing roads. borkena January 25,2019 The Ethiopian Defense Force seems to be increasingly dragged into law enforcement business rather than issues of national […]

Dire Dawa under Command Post following security concerns

Dire Dawa under Command Post following security concerns

borkena August 3,2018 Command Post, a supreme authority that resonates with a time during which Ethiopia was unstable to the point that a state of emergency had to be declared,seem to relevant due to circumstances in some parts of Ethiopia. It is re-emerging in Dire Dawa, about 452 kilometers to the south-east of the capital […]