Prominent Ethiopian dissident tells Finland to stop sending aid: “It’s propping up tyranny”

Prominent Ethiopian dissident tells Finland to stop sending aid: “It’s propping up tyranny” This time in prison Ethiopian journalist Eskinder Nega was no longer tortured, thanks in part to increased international pressure and public awareness April 12, 2018 (YLE UUTISET)… Read More »

Twofold crisis in Ethiopia: the elites and the street

Twofold crisis in Ethiopia: the elites and the street BY RENÉ LEFORT, 12 April 2018 Ultimately, the only route to its successful end is regulation through institutional mechanisms, which means elections, whether early or within the normal electoral cycle. (Open… Read More »

Ethiopia’s farmers forced off land for housing

Ethiopia’s farmers forced off land for housing  12 April 2018 Last updated at 00:16 BST (BBC News) — Farmers around Ethiopia’s capital, Addis Ababa, say they are paying a high price for the expansion of the city. They say… Read More »

An Antidote or a Painkiller? The Lingering Questions About PM Abiy Ahmed

An Antidote or a Painkiller? The Lingering Questions About PM Abiy Ahmed By Tsion B.,  for Addis Standard Addis Abeba, April 12/ 2018 – Six weeks after the resignation Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn, the ruling party, Ethiopian People’s Revolutionary Democratic Front’s… Read More »

Students of Haramaya University say they are forced to leave campus in search of food

Students of Haramaya University say they are forced to leave campus in search of food By Mahlet Fasil, April 12, 2018 Addis Abeba (Addis Standard) – Students of the Haramaya University, one of the oldest universities in Ethiopia located in east Hararghe… Read More »

Qeerroo: Mootummaan Wayyaanee Tooftaa Bifa Haaraan Ummatoota Ethiopia Hacuucuuf Yeroo Ka’etti Murteen HR128 …

Mootummaan Wayyaanee Tooftaa Bifa Haaraan Ummatoota Ethiopia Hacuucuuf Yeroo Ka’etti Murteen HR128 Murtaawuun Furtuu Siyaasaa Biyyatti Ta’ee Saboota Cunqurfamoo Balaa Irraa Baraaruu ni mala. Ibsa Qeerroo Bilisummaa Oromoo Ebla 12,2018, Finfinnee Oromiyaa Ummanni Oromoo waggoottan dheeraa lafasaarraa buqqa’uu, ajeefamuu, ari’atamuuf… Read More »

Ethiopia govt rejects biased and untimely U.S. Congress resolution

Ethiopia govt rejects biased and untimely U.S. Congress resolution April 12, 2018 (Africa News) — The Ethiopian government has officially responded to the United States Congress’ decision on Tuesday to issue a resolution against the government over human rights and… Read More »

Oromo Advocacy Alliance’s Statement on the Passage of House Resolution 128

Oromo Advocacy Alliance’s Statement on the Passage of House Resolution 128 On Passing H Res 128 April 10, 2018 in the US House of Representatives chamber was a historic moment and a significant victory for constituents and advocates of House… Read More »

የኦሮሞ የነፃነት ትግል ከየት ተነስቶ ወዴት እየሄደ ነው? ክፍል ስምንት

የኦሮሞ የነፃነት ትግል ከየት ተነስቶ ወዴት እየሄደ ነው? – ትላንት የነበሩት፣ ዛሬ ያሉትና ወደፊት የሚኖሩት ፈተናዎች – ብርሃኑ ሁንዴ, Ebla 11, 2018 ክፍል ስምንት በክፍል ሰባት ፅሁፍ ውስጥ የወያኔ መንግስት ጠ/ሚኒስተር ኦሮሞ ስለሆነ የኦሮሞ ብሔራዊ ጥያቄ መልስ ማግኘት እንደማይችል፤ ምናልባትም… Read More »

The legacy of TPLF/EPRDF: Massacre after massacre by the state terrorism in Ethiopia

The legacy of TPLF/EPRDF: Massacre after massacre by the state terrorism in Ethiopia. By Dandana Bafkane, April 11, 2018 The TPLF/EPRDF regime and all its predecessors have their own distinct rancorous legacies. If we look at the last three regimes… Read More »