Ethiopia police find mass grave of 200 people

Police in Ethiopia say they have discovered a mass grave with 200 bodies near the border between the Somali and Oromia regions of the country. Hundreds of thousands of people have been... 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 country. Facebook and... Read more »

6 dead as protests surge again in Ethiopia: Official

By Associated Press By Associated Press October 12 ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia — An Ethiopian official says protests in the restive Oromia region left six people dead Wednesday as anti-government demonstrations return to... Read more »

Heineken-Bedele beer company drops sponsorship of Ethiopian pop star Teddy Afro Tour

Oromo Ethiopians celebrate #BoycottBedele beer victory Heineken-owned beer company drops sponsorship of Ethiopian pop star Teddy Afro amid protests from country’s largest ethnic group. Members of Ethiopia’s largest ethnic group are online... Read more »

Ethiopia: Four People Die After Ethiopian Muslims Attack Police Station –

Four people were killed in southeastern Ethiopia when Muslim protesters attacked a police station following the arrest of a preacher, said State Minister of Communications Shimeles Kemal. The deaths occurred on April... Read more »

OLF Changed its Mission. No More struggle for Independence from Ethiopia

OLF  one of Ethiopian government opposition group that well known for its mission to get independent for Oromia region from Ethiopia released a press statement after holding a 2 days meeting in... Read more »

Indian firm to build sugar mill in Ethiopia

By Groum Abate, IANS, Addis Ababa : An Indian company is planning to build a new sugar mill in Ethiopia, the east African nation that is attracting a lot of Indian investment... Read more »
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Ethiopia Raises Number Needing Food Relief by 500,000

Ethiopia raised the estimate of the number of people who will need food aid this year by half a million to 2.8 million because of drought in the Somali region, Agriculture State... Read more »

Ethiopian Opposition Fears Rout in Parliament Vote

Early reports suggest Ethiopia’s ruling party has won a massive victory in Sunday’s parliament elections.  Almost every major opposition leader appears to have been defeated. The headquarters of Ethiopia’s main opposition party... Read more »

A Police Man Stabbed to Death in Ethiopia: Opposition Balmed

* Suspects arrested, says government *National election to be held on May 23 By Barry Malone ADDIS ABABA, May 9 (Reuters) – The Ethiopian government said on Sunday a policeman had been... Read more »