Dozens killed in ethnic clashes in Ethiopia’s Oromia | News

Clashes this week between different ethnic groups in Ethiopia‘s Oromia region have killed at least 61 people, according to local officials. The Ethiopian government said on Monday it was... Read more »

Dozens die in clash between Ethiopian Somalis and Oromos

At least 61 people have been killed in clashes between different ethnic groups in Ethiopia’s Oromia region since Thursday, officials said. It is not clear what caused the latest... Read more »

Ethiopia faces social media blackout after new ethnic unrest

By Associated Press By Associated Press December 12 ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia — Ethiopia faces a social media blackout as clashes intensify between ethnic groups in various parts of the... Read more »

Marathoner Who Fled Ethiopia Is Found Dead in Paris | Runner’s … – Runner’s World

Runner’s World Marathoner Who Fled Ethiopia Is Found Dead in Paris | Runner’s …Runner’s WorldPolice said Zenash Gezmu was killed in her apartment by a man who has turned... Read more »

Renewed Ethiopia clashes kill more than 20: state media

By AFPMore by this Author ADDIS ABABAA renewed bout of clashes between two of Ethiopia’s largest ethnic groups killed more than 20 people last week, the state-controlled broadcaster reported... Read more »

Ethiopian government says renewed ethnic clashes kill more than 20 people

By The Associated Press Sun., Nov. 26, 2017 ADDIS ABABA, ETHIOPIA—Ethiopia’s government says more than 20 people have been killed in renewed clashes between ethnic Oromos and Somalis in... Read more »

Ethiopia says ethnic clashes kill more than 20 in past week

Ethiopia’s government says more than 20 people have been killed in renewed clashes between ethnic Oromos and Somalis in the past week. Spokesman Negeri Lenco says 98 people were... Read more »

The man who buried Somaliland’s dead | Somalia News

It was June 2, 1988, and Hargeisa was under attack. The rat-a-tat-tat of nearby artillery rose above the city and filled Ibrahim Abdullahi’s ears, but the battle was in... Read more »

‘We fear for our lives’: how rumours over sugar saw troops kill 10 people in Ethiopia | Tom Gardner | Global development

It began with a rumour. On 25 October, residents of Ambo, 120km west of the Ethiopian capital, Addis Ababa, heard word on social media that a shipment of smuggled... Read more »

Ethiopia: Agazi forces kill 10 in Ambo, Oromia state

Demonstrations began popping up in Ethiopia in November 2015 in the Oromia region, which surrounds the capital, due to a government plan to expand the boundaries of Addis Ababa... Read more »