Ethiopia removes ‘terrorist’ label from three opposition groups

ADDIS ABABA (Reuters) – Ethiopia removed three opposition groups from its list of “terrorist” organizations on Thursday, the latest sign of Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed charting a new course... Read more »

Ethiopia to remove OLF, ONLF and Ginbot 7 from terror list

Addis Ababa – Ethiopia’s government has put forward a recommendation to parliament to take three rebel groups off the country’s list of terrorist organisations. The groups – Oromo Liberation... Read more »

Torture and Horrific Abuses in Ethiopian Prisons

The Notorious Maekelawi Prison in Ethiopia By Betre Y. Getahun Journalists, bloggers and politicians are locked in solitary confinement and subjected to torture, and various abuses  and ill-treatments at... Read more »

Turkish NGO to take over FETO schools

ANKARA  A Turkish state-supported NGO is gearing up to take over schools in Ethiopia linked to the group blamed for last year’s defeated coup in Turkey, said NGO officials.... Read more »

Ethiopia prime minister accuses Egyptian institutions of funding … – Daily News Egypt

Ethiopian prime minister Hailemariam Desalegn said that there are Egyptian institutions harbouring, supporting, and funding terrorist groups in Ethiopia, during his interview on Al- Muqabla show aired on Al-Jazeera... Read more »

Ethiopia charges 22 over terror plot instigated by opposition in the diaspora – africanews

The Federal High Court in Ethiopia on Monday charged 22 individuals for terror related offences. According to the state affiliated FANA Broadcasting Corporate, the charges were in respect of... Read more »

'Ethiopia cannot build democracy without vibrant media' – africanews

Dr Negeri Lencho, Ethiopia’s newly appointed Information Minister has expressed the resolve to develop and protect a vibrant media landscape in the country. Lencho said a vibrant media was... Read more »

'Ethiopia cannot build democracy without vibrant media' | Africanews – africanews

Dr Negeri Lencho, Ethiopia’s newly appointed Information Minister has expressed the resolve to develop and protect a vibrant media landscape in the country. Lencho said a vibrant media was... Read more »

Johnson 'not helping' Briton held on death row – Sky News

Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson is not doing enough to press for the release of a British man on death row in Ethiopia, it has been claimed. Andargachew Tsege was... Read more »

Johnson 'not helping' Briton held on death row in Ethiopia – Sky News – Sky News

Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson is not doing enough to press for the release of a British man on death row in Ethiopia, it has been claimed. Andargachew Tsege was... Read more »