Ethiopia: PM Abiy Ahmed dismisses Army Chief of Staff and Intelligence Director in a major military shakeup. Protests in Tigray.

(OPride)—Ethiopia’s Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed on Thursday made a major facelift to the country’s national security apparatus by dismissing two of the longest-serving stalwarts, army chief of staff, Gen.... Read more »

Protests in Ethiopia forces govt to suspend MIDROC gold-mining license

The Ethiopian government through the sector ministry has suspended the mining license of top gold mining firm, Mohammed International Development Research and Organization Cos., MICROC. The state affiliated FANA... Read more »

Protests in Ethiopia-Somali region decry bad governance, fake prisoner release

The Ethiopia- Somali region has been rocked by what local media portals are describing as rare protests against the regional government. The protests took place in five towns namely... Read more »

Ethiopia ‘at crossroads’ after Hailemariam resignation | News

Some describe it as a “transformational moment”; others the result of an “unprecedented” wave of protests. But whatever it is labelled, Ethiopian Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn’s surprise resignation is setting the... Read more »

Ethiopia: Ethnic Violence in Ethiopia Leaves Deep Wounds

Photo: J.Jeffrey/DW The Somali woman in the wheelchair pretended to be dead to escape the violence. By James Jeffrey Ethiopia has experienced one of its worst population displacements due... Read more »

Protests in Ethiopia’s Gonder City Signal Uncertain Future

An Ethiopian professor of political science based in the United States says Ethiopia finds itself at a crossroads with an uncertain future unless the government holds free and fair... Read more »

Protests in Ethiopia's Gonder City Signal Uncertain Future – VOA – Voice of America

An Ethiopian professor of political science based in the United States says Ethiopia finds itself at a crossroads with an uncertain future unless the government holds free and fair... Read more »

Protests in Ethiopia's Gonder City Signal Uncertain Future – Voice of America

An Ethiopian professor of political science based in the United States says Ethiopia finds itself at a crossroads with an uncertain future unless the government holds free and fair... Read more »

Ethiopia's Oromo people demand equal rights in protests

Wolonkomi, Ethiopia – Six-year-old Abi Turi and her nine-year-old brother Dereje have not been attending classes in Wolonkomi. Their school was closed in January as the Ethiopian government began what... Read more »