Journalists group petition Zenawi over media rights

Reporters Without Borders lobby group has voiced concern about the harsh climate for journalists in recent weeks in Ethiopia. In a letter to Ethiopian Prime Minister Meles Zenawi, the... Read more »

Challengers Face Long Odds in Bid to Unseat Ethiopian Rulers

With three weeks to go before Ethiopia elects a new parliament, one opposition candidate has been murdered. Another’s house has been attacked with grenades. Both incidents occurred in the... Read more »

Ethiopian Commission Start Investigate Grenade Attack on Candidate’s Home

By Jason McLure May 1 (Bloomberg) — The Ethiopian Human Rights Commission started a probe into a grenade attack on an opposition candidate’s home in a remote village in... Read more »