Ethiopia’s Oromo people are protesting new taxes in the Oromia region — Quartz

A new tax levied by authorities on small businesses and vendors has reportedly led to protests in Ethiopia’s Oromia region with the military and police deployed to bring the... Read more »

Ethiopia: The Chief Commissioner’s Visit and Its Fallout

Photo: Al Jazeera/AMAgency At least six people have been reported killed over two days of protests in Ethiopia while dozens were arrested in the capital, Addis Ababa. opinion By... Read more »

Egypt pledges to stop anti-peace forces threatening Ethiopia

Ethiopia’s Prime Minister, Hailemariam Desalegn, has told local media that north African neighbour Egypt had agreed to stop the activities of anti-peace forces who are behind protests in Ethiopia.... Read more »

Ethiopia state of emergency arrests top 11000 – Aljazeera.com

Authorities have arrested more than 11,000 people since Ethiopia declared a state of emergency early last month amid violent protests. A majority of the arrests were made in the Oromo and... Read more »

Ethiopia state of emergency arrests top 11,000

Authorities have arrested more than 11,000 people since Ethiopia  declared a state of emergency early last month amid violent protests. A majority of the arrests were made from the... Read more »

Will Ethiopia's Year-Long Crackdown End? – Human Rights Watch

When I met 15-year-old “Meti” (not her real name), she felt her dream of becoming a nurse was over. In February, Meti and her classmates joined a protest in... Read more »

Will Ethiopia's Year-Long Crackdown End? | Human Rights Watch – Human Rights Watch

When I met 15-year-old “Meti” (not her real name), she felt her dream of becoming a nurse was over. In February, Meti and her classmates joined a protest in... Read more »

Ethiopia's diplomatic travel ban ends as 'peace restored' – BBC News

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption The ban on diplomatic travel was imposed as part of last month’s state of emergency Ethiopia has lifted a ban on diplomats travelling... Read more »

Ethiopia limits foreign diplomats' movements – Aljazeera.com

Ethiopia has restricted foreign diplomats’ travel in new provisions of a state of emergency as part of its response to an unprecedented wave of anti-government protests. Inside... Read more »

Ethiopia limits foreign diplomats' movements

Ethiopia has restricted foreign diplomats’ travel, in new provisions of a state of emergency as part of its response to an unprecedented wave of anti-government protests. Inside... Read more »