Flickers of hope as Amhara and Tigray leaders talk peace

Flickers of hope as Amhara and Tigray leaders talk peace

borkena January 15,2019 As religious leaders who have been traveling across the country talking to region based politicians wind up their preliminary peace efforts amid fears that Ethiopia’s hope of change for the better could be consumed by ethnic based conflicts, and if it happens it could have the possibility of becoming “the war of […]

Eritrean leadership has interest in talks with Tigray : Debretsion

Eritrean leadership has interest in talks with Tigray : Debretsion

Debretsion says that he had talks with Eritrean president Isayas Afeworki and that there is interest for talks with Tigrean leadership. borkena January 9,2019 Tigray regional state president Debretsion Gebremichael told Tigray journalists yesterday that “Tigray leadership and Eritrean leadership are interested in talks,” as reported by Wazema Radio. Seemingly talks to resotre past relations. […]

Mobility of Ethiopian defense force blocked in Tigray again

Mobility of Ethiopian defense force blocked in Tigray again

Defense Force contingent is detained in Tigray again ; this time in Shire. Convoys ordered to park at the stadium in the city. borkena January 8,2018 A contingent of Ethiopian Defense force was blocked in Shire, Tigray, today as it was trying to move away from the region. Residents of the town blocked streets with […]

Tigray : Debretsion Gebremichael reportedly tendered resignation

Tigray : Debretsion Gebremichael reportedly tendered resignation

Tigray regional state president, Debretsion Gebremichael, his resignation, reported today government affiliated local news source, Walta. He is also chairman of Tigray People’s Liberation Front (TPLF). The source said that it is unclear if his resignation is accepted or not. As well, the breaking news coverage from Walta did not report on why Debretsion decided […]