Ethiopian Opposition Leader Implicated In Murder Scheme

Ethiopia’s government is implicating a senior opposition leader in the politically-motivated killing of a police officer.  The opposition leader described the allegation as a ‘desperation tactic’ indicating the ruling party may be... Read more »
Birtukan mideksa mother and daughter

Waiting for Godot to Leave? : by Alemayehu G. Mariam

Last week, a couple of interesting political statements grabbed the cyber headlines. One was a truly entertaining piece entitled “Letter from Ethiopia,” by the indomitable Ethiopian journalist Eskinder Nega. Eskinder’s “Letter” sought... Read more »

Two Ethiopians Killed In A Bomb Attack

ADDIS ABABA — Attackers hurled a bomb at a political meeting in Ethiopia, killing two people and wounding 14 others just over two weeks before national elections, a government spokesman said Friday.... Read more »
Ethiopian Human rights Commission

Ethiopian Commission Start Investigate Grenade Attack on Candidate’s Home

By Jason McLure May 1 (Bloomberg) — The Ethiopian Human Rights Commission started a probe into a grenade attack on an opposition candidate’s home in a remote village in the north of... Read more »

Top Business people Raise 20m Br for EPRDF

Bigger meeting of 10,000 businesspeople planned The businesspeople that met at the Addis Abeba Convention Centre (AACC) on April 8, 2010, and raised 20 million Br in support of the Ethiopian Peoples’... Read more »