CPJ expresses concerns to Ethiopia’s PM about lack of media freedom in the country

May 3, 2018 Prime Minister Abiy AhmedFederal Democratic Republic of EthiopiaOffice of the Prime MinisterP.O Box 1031Addis Ababa, Ethiopia Via email to Zadig Abraha, Spokesman in the Office of the Prime Minister... Read more »

Ethiopia: Japan Extends Over U.S.$22 Million Assistance to Ethiopia

Addis Ababa March 12/2018 Japan has provided new assistance package worth 22.8 million USD for Ethiopia through its partnership programs with various international organizations, according to a press release issued by the... Read more »

15 dead in weeklong protests in Ethiopia’s Amhara regional state – Xinhua

ADDIS ABABA, Feb. 3 (Xinhua) — Weeklong protests in Ethiopia’s northern Amhara regional state have left 15 people dead, a press statement from Amhara regional government said on Saturday. The press statement... Read more »

15 dead in week long protests in Ethiopia’s Amhara regional state

Woldiya ADDIS ABABA, Feb. 3 (Xinhua) — Week long protests in Ethiopia’s northern Amhara regional state have left 15 people dead, a press statement from Amhara regional government said on Saturday. The... Read more »

Why release of two journalists in Ethiopia does not signal end to press crackdown

On January 10, radio journalists Darsema Sori and Khalid Mohammed were released from prison after serving lengthy sentences related to their work at the Ethiopian faith-based station Radio Bilal. Despite their release... Read more »

Ethiopia opposition says ‘nothing much’ in EPRDF’s promised reforms

Three opposition parties in Ethiopia have reacted to the reforms promised by the leadership of the ruling Ethiopia Peoples Revolutionary Democratic Front (EPRDF) stating that ‘there is nothing new in the statement.’... Read more »

Stop Targeted and Selective Ethnic-Killings in Ethiopia – Satenaw News (satire) (press release) (blog)

Satenaw News (satire) (press release) (blog) Stop Targeted and Selective Ethnic-Killings in EthiopiaSatenaw News (satire) (press release) (blog)The Global Alliance for the Rights of Ethiopians (GARE) has been in the forefront in... Read more »

Ethiopia frees Eritrean journalists jailed for over a decade without charge

Ethiopia over the weekend freed two Eritrean journalists imprisoned for over a decade without formal charges. The two, Tesfaldet Kidane and Salih Gama, employees of the Eritrean state broadcaster were arrested by... Read more »

Ethiopian PM to visit Sudan to boost bilateral ties

Ethiopian Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn File Photo KHARTOUM, Aug. 13 (Xinhua) — Ethiopian Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn will visit Sudan on Tuesday to boost bilateral ties, Sudanese presidential press office said Sunday.... Read more »

Ethiopia: The Nexus Between the Ethiopian and Global Media

opinion By Bereket Gebru In today’s globalizing world, interaction between people, organizations and states have reached a new high. The interaction and influence between cultures and states has also shot up along... Read more »