Ethiopia army accused of deadly attack on IDP camp in Oromia

An attack on internally displaced persons (IDP) in Ethiopia’s Oromia region has claimed the lives of six people with others sustained varied degrees of injuries. According to the Addis... Read more »

Managing Ethiopia’s political crisis |

A protestor with Ethiopian Flag By Goitom Gebreluel & Biniam Bedasso Nemera Mamo is a co-author of this article. He is a teaching fellow at SOAS, University of London.... Read more »

Ethiopia rehabilitates 86,000 displaced people by regional conflict – Xinhua

ADDIS ABABA, Jan. 16 (Xinhua) — Ethiopia has rehabilitated 86,000 people displaced by conflict between Oromia and Somali regional states, an Ethiopian official said on Tuesday. Speaking to journalists,... Read more »

Ethiopia – A deadly 2017 saddled with security headache, simmering protests

Ethiopia entered 2017 under a state of emergency rule. A measure imposed in October 2016 following deadly protests largely in the Oromia region. Mass arrests were made and a... Read more »

Ethiopia: President Calls Upon Citizenry to Renew Covenant

By Tsegay Hagos President Dr. Mulatu Teshome said the Nations, Nationalities and Peoples (NNP) Day has been strengthening the federal system and enabling the country to foster its efforts... Read more »

Ethiopia: Nations, Nationalities and Peoples’ Day – Fruit of Ethiopian Constitution

By Yared Gebremeden Less than two weeks are left to celebrate the 12th Nations, Nationalities and Peoples’ Day which is going to be ceremonialized colorfully in the Afar State.... Read more »

Ethiopia: Proper Execution of Federalism – a Guarantee for Stability

By Girmachew Gashaw Ethiopia has been exercising federal system over the past two and half decades. Through implementing this system which is suitable for the reality on the ground,... Read more »

Ethiopia’s Federalism – Challenges, Opportunities

By Daniel Beyene More recently, some quarters have been posing multiple threats to the over two -decades- old federal system in Ethiopia through instigating violence and fomenting unrest in... Read more »

Government Forces Kill 4 in Ethiopia’s Oromia Region

Ethiopian government forces killed four people and wounded 18 others Thursday in the town of Soda in the restive Oromia region. Residents, who asked for anonymity out of fear... Read more »

Ethiopia’s Speaker of the House, Abba Dula Gamada, resigns

(OPride) – Ethiopia’s speaker of the House of Peoples Representatives, Abba Dula Gamada, on Sunday confirmed tendering his resignation letter to his party and the House leadership. “There are reasons... Read more »