Ethiopia arrested 1,200 after deadly Addis Ababa clashes -BBC News

Ethiopia has detained 1,200 people over the deadly political violence that broke out a fortnight ago, police say. These are the first mass arrests since reformist Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed came to... Read more »

South Sudan rebel leader Machar to hold talks with President Kiir | News

South Sudanese rebel leader Riek Machar has accepted an invitation from the prime minister of Ethiopia to hold talks with South Sudanese President Salva Kiir in Addis Ababa next week, a spokesman for... Read more »

Ethiopia says 148 rebels from Eritrea surrender – Xinhua

ADDIS ABABA, Jan. 21 (Xinhua) — The Ethiopian government on Sunday said 148 rebels have surrendered to Ethiopian security forces in recent weeks. The surrenders are said to be members of the... Read more »

The most from the coast

ADDIS ABABA Ethiopia (Xinhua) — Renewed unrest in Ethiopia’s central Oromia regional state left one person dead and four others injured, a regional official said on Saturday. Speaking to journalists,... Read more »

Ethiopia: Justified Fears II: Where are we going?

TPLF supporters File By Desta Heliso nazret.com – A rhetoric that singles out Tigres (those whose origin is the region of Tigray) against the rest or a certain people group in Ethiopia... Read more »

Ethiopia says Somalia helped in rebel leader’s ‘surrender’

Somalia’s President with Ethiopian Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn File By Elias Meseret | AP  ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia — Ethiopia on Friday said a senior figure with the rebel Ogaden National Liberation Front has willingly surrendered,... Read more »

Ethiopia says Somalia helped in rebel leader’s ‘surrender’

By Elias Meseret | AP By Elias Meseret | AP September 1 ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia — Ethiopia on Friday said a senior figure with the rebel Ogaden National Liberation Front has willingly surrendered, days after the... Read more »

95 rebel groups surrender in Ethiopia

A total of 95 Ethiopian rebels surrendered to Ethiopian authorities over the weekend, Ethiopia’s state owned news medium, Ethiopian Broadcasting Corporation (EBC), reported on Monday. The EBC said the rebels are members... Read more »

Eritrea Denies Targeting Ethiopia Dam as Egyptian Ties Deepen

Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam Reservoir By Samuel Gebre Bloomberg – Eritrean President Isaias Afwerki denied his country’s deepening relations with Egypt signify plans to disrupt neighboring Ethiopia’s construction of Africa’s biggest hydropower... Read more »

Never Again? Inside Ethiopia's “retraining” programme for thousands of detained protesters – African Arguments (registration)

Detainees rounded up in the state of emergency were treated to a six-part course that included units in “Constitutional Democracy”, “Colour Revolutions” and “Ethiopian Renaissance”. Prison guard tower at Shashamane Prison, Ethiopia.... Read more »