Daily Archives: February 27, 2018

Ethiopia’s Model of Ethnic Federalism Buckles Under Internal Tensions

Ethiopia’s Model of Ethnic Federalism Buckles Under Internal Tensions William Davison Tuesday, Feb. 27, 2018 (World Politics Review) — After almost three years of deadly, sporadic crises, 2018 brought signs of much-needed change to Ethiopia when the government announced in… Read More »

State of Emergency Command Post Says It No Longer Tolerates “Anti-Peace Elements”; Instructs Security Forces to Take all Necessary Measures

State of Emergency Command Post Says It No Longer Tolerates “Anti-Peace Elements”; Instructs Security Forces to Take all Necessary Measures Etenesh Abera Addis Abeba, February 27, 2018 (Addis Standard) – Amidst continued anti-governments protests and reports of causalities, including death, in… Read More »

Growing unrest in Ethiopia and what it means for Gulf food security

Growing unrest in Ethiopia and what it means for Gulf food security February 27, 2018 (Al Arabiya English) — The Ethiopian Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn’s resignation announcement on Feb. 14 may risk food security across the GCC. Ethiopia is one… Read More »

Ethiopians warned against intimidating MPs to vote against state of emergency

Ethiopians warned against intimidating MPs to vote against state of emergency February 27, 2018 (Africa News) — The Command Post charged with implementing a state of emergency in Ethiopia has warned against individuals who it says are ‘intimidating members of… Read More »

Qabsoo Magaalaa Naqamtee keessatti uummanni taasisaa jiru maalfakkaata?

Qabsoo Magaalaa Naqamtee keessatti uummanni taasisaa jiru maalfakkaata? Gurraandhala 26, 2018 (Qeerroo) — Qabsoo FDG walitti fufiinsaan adeemaa ture ABO tiin durfamee gantuus galtuus raasee bakkaa bubbutaa, kaanshee dhabama gochaa gara FXG tti ceene. Ammas qabsoon itti fufeera. Walirraa akka… Read More »

Press Release: The All-Inclusive Conference Initiated by PAFD

The All-Inclusive Conference Initiated by Peoples Alliance for Freedom and Democracy (PAFD) Press Release, February 25, 2018 We the following political organisations:– Afar Liberation Front, Gmbella Regional Movement, Gambella Nilotes United Movement, Oromo Parliamentarian Council, Shekacho Peoples Movement for Democracy… Read More »

Ethiopian parliament summoned out of recess, fresh protests in Oromia

Ethiopian parliament summoned out of recess, fresh protests in Oromia Members of the Ethiopian parliament have been notified to reconvene from their recess for an emergency meeting this coming Friday according to a local news portal, Addis Standard (AS). Daniel… Read More »