Nekemt protests amid state of emergency , chanted “down down TPLF”

Nekemt protests amid state of emergency , chanted “down down TPLF”

Protestors in Nekemt demanded an end to TPLF government borkena February 26, 2018 As the state of emergency (SoE) which was decreed a day after Hailemariam Desalegn’s resignation enters its eleventh day today, residents of Nekemte took to the street en masse to oppose government’s move to restrict freedom of expression and freedom of assembly. […]

Death toll from Chelenko reaches 15 as two students are killed at Wollega University

Death toll from Chelenko reaches 15 as two students are killed at Wollega University

At least two students killed at Wollega University At least one civilian killed in Wurgessa, north-central Ethiopia Ethiopian News borkena December 12,2017 The death toll from yesterday’s massacre in Chelenko, Hararge region in South Eastern Ethiopia, reaches 15, according to report by Addis Standard which cited Oromo regional state communication head, Addisu Arega. Fifteen more […]

Eritreans protest in Addis Ababa amid country wide protest ban for Ethiopians

Eritreans protest in Addis Ababa amid country wide protest ban for Ethiopians

Ethiopian News borkena November 15,2017 Just days after a new regulation by National Security Council that banned peaceful demonstration across Ethiopia on alleged grounds of security, Ethiopian authorities granted Eritrean refugees in the capital Addis Ababa a permission to protest the government in Eritrea this morning. As many as two hundred and fifty protesters marched […]

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