Ethiopia: 2017 End of Year Report – December – 2017 South Sudan – Regional RRP – Ethiopia

421,867 SOUTH SUDANESE REFUGEES IN ETHIOPIA (DEC 2017) US$313.6M REQUIRED IN ETHIOPIA IN 2017 18% FUNDING RECEIVED (DEC 2017) 24 RRRP PARTNERS IN ETHIOPIA SITUATION OVERVIEW The South Sudanese are the largest... Read more »

Ethiopia: Bereket Simon submits resignation letter

Bereket Simon Another top advisor to Ethiopian Prime Minister, Hailemariam Desalegn, has resigned from his post. Bereket Simon according to BBC Amharic submitted his resignation as the PM’s adviser in charge of Policy Studies... Read more »

Ethiopia Prime Minister hit by resignation of another top official

Another top advisor to Ethiopian Prime Minister, Hailemariam Desalegn, has resigned from his post. Bereket Simon according to BBC Amharic submitted his resignation as the PM’s advisor in charge of Policy Studies... Read more »

Prominent Ethiopians fleeing political persecution: Lilesa, Tsegaye, Teferi

Ethiopia has recorded one of the highest asylum seeking moves by a government official. But before Baye Tadesse Teferi – a top official close to the Prime Minister, there were two other... Read more »

Ethiopia: Rights Group Urges Saudis Not to Expel Ethiopians

By Sora Halake Human Rights Watch is urging the Saudi government to halt its plan to expel hundreds of thousands of Ethiopian immigrants who missed a late August deadline to register or... Read more »

Why Saudi Arabia Must Halt the Deportation of Half a Million Ethiopians

Saudi Arabia has announced plans to expel migrants working or living illegally in the kingdom. Illegal migrants have been ordered to register their intention to leave with the Saudi authorities by August 24 or face detention,... Read more »

In Cairo, Ethiopia's Oromos lose hope with UN refugee agency – Thomson Reuters Foundation

“We have come to feel in Cairo, it is Europe or death!” (This is part of a special report on the sinking of a migrant ship in April. Read it here: http://www.reuters.com/investigates/special-report/migration/#story/60)... Read more »

Ethiopia: People Who Fled Over Land Rights Now Face Eviction From Calais 'Jungle' – AllAfrica.com

Photo: Tiksa Negeri/Reuters Media Express Demonstrators chant slogans while flashing the Oromo protest gesture during Irreecha, the thanksgiving festival of the Oromo people, in Bishoftu town, Oromia region, Ethiopia. By Sally Hayden... Read more »

Ethiopian soap actor Znah-Bzu Tsegaye seeks asylum in US – BBC … – BBC News

Image copyright Sew Le Sew Image caption The actor is the latest high-profile Ethiopian to flee the country Prominent Ethiopian actor Znah-Bzu Tsegaye has sought asylum in the US after leaving the... Read more »

Ethiopian soap actor Znah-Bzu Tsegaye seeks asylum in US – BBC News

Image copyright Sew Le Sew Image caption The actor is the latest high-profile Ethiopian to flee the country Prominent Ethiopian actor Znah-Bzu Tsegaye has sought asylum in the US after leaving the... Read more »