92 inmates escape from Gambella prison as individual fight escalates to ethnic one

92 inmates escape from Gambella prison as individual fight escalates to ethnic one

Fight between individuals in Gambella prison escalated ethnic violence between ethnic Nuér and ethnic Agnuak. 92 inmates escaped in the ensuing situation. borkena April 16,2019 Gambella region prison administration, in the southwestern part of Ethiopia, disclosed that 92 inmates escaped following violence in the facility. According to a report by DW Amharic which cited Gambela […]

Ethiopia’s ruling coalition council meeting again

Ethiopia’s ruling coalition council meeting again

borkena April 11,2019 Ethiopia’s ruling coalition, Ethiopian People’s Revolutionary Democratic Front (EPRDF), is meeting again. State Broadcaster, EBC, said on Thursday the meeting, which it says is a regular one, will take place starting Monday, April 14, 2019, in the capital Addis Ababa. As well, the source added that the meeting will evaluate a six […]

Siemens planning to open technology center in Ethiopia

Siemens planning to open technology center in Ethiopia

borkena April 4,2019 Siemens, one of Germany’s largest manufacturing company,unveiled on Thursday plans to open a technology center in Ethiopia. The Company’s CEO, Joe Kaeser, disclosed the plan during a meeting with Getahun Mekuria, Ethiopia’s Innovation and Technology Minister, in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. Based on a report from state media, his visit to Ethiopia came […]

Ethiopian train heading to Djibouti reportedly derailed

Ethiopian train heading to Djibouti reportedly derailed

borkena April 4,2019 Djibouti bound freight train reportedly derailed in Eastern Shoa zone, South East of Addis Ababa, state broadcaster, EBC, reported on Thursday citing Ethiopian News Agency. The accident happened at 3:00 o’ clock local time and authorities linked it to heavy rain which buried the tracks with soil. There are no reports of […]

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