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The Sidama and Wolayta Nations Should Reject TPLF’s Divide-and-Rule Tactics. Press Statement by Sidama National Liberation Front (SNLF).

The Sidama and Wolayta Nations Should Reject TPLF’s Divide-and-Rule Tactics. Press Statement by Sidama National Liberation Front (SNLF).

The Tigray Peoples Liberation Front (TPLF) which usurped political power by military force in 1991, continues to undermine peace, democracy and economic development in Ethiopia. […]

 
 

Ethiopians are having a tense debate over who really owns Addis Ababa.

Ethiopians are having a tense debate over who really owns Addis Ababa.

Nine months into a state-of-emergency imposed to quell popular unrest, Ethiopia’s ruling party, the Ethiopian People’s Revolutionary Democratic Front (EPRDF), has unveiled its first significant […]

 
 

Ethiopia’s Debt Surged to US $23B.

Ethiopia’s Debt Surged to US $23B.

Ethiopia’s debt has reached a whooping $23 billion while export earnings is in downward spiral coupled with the increase in payments to loans. In an […]

 
 

XIII Session of the UNPO General Assembly Draft General Resolution.

XIII Session of the UNPO General Assembly Draft General Resolution.

Preamble Reiterating all members’ commitment to the Organization’s fundamental principles: democracy, non-violence, human rights, self-determination, tolerance and environmental protection, as expressed in the Covenant; Expressing […]

 
 

Drought and famine are a harsh reality for millions of people living in Ethiopia,

Drought and famine are a harsh reality for millions of people living in Ethiopia,

  DROUGHT-HIT ETHIOPIA MOVES TO PROTECT ITS DWINDLING FORESTS According to the ministry, the biggest forest conservation programmes are taking place in Oromia, which is […]

 
 

TPLF/EPRDF’s Regime Must Unconditionally Stop Its Plot to Indirectly Implement Addis-Masterplan in Oromo land.

TPLF/EPRDF’s Regime Must Unconditionally Stop Its Plot to Indirectly Implement Addis-Masterplan in Oromo land.

TPLF/EPRDF’s Regime Must Unconditionally Stop Its Plot to Indirectly Implement Addis-Masterplan in Oromo land. Press Statement by Peoples’ Alliance for Freedom and Democracy (PAFD). Article […]

 
 

Ethiopia: Charged for posting information, poem and music on You Tube.

Ethiopia: Charged for posting information, poem and music on You Tube.

A group of Ethiopian online bloggers and activists have been charged with posting information, poem recital and music perceived to be critical of the regime […]

 
 

The Numbers Say the Ethiopian Economy Is Doing Very Well. Reality Says Many Ethiopian Citizens Are Not

The Numbers Say the Ethiopian Economy Is Doing Very Well. Reality Says Many Ethiopian Citizens Are Not

(Atlanta Black Star) — For some, the emergence of Ethiopia as Africa’s third-largest economy is cause for celebration. The ancient nation skirting the continent’s horn […]

 
 

A Fire under Ashes: The Ongoing Struggle for Human Rights in Ethiopia.

A Fire under Ashes: The Ongoing Struggle for Human Rights in Ethiopia.

A Fire under Ashes: The Ongoing Struggle for Human Rights in Ethiopia by Elizabeth Fraser | Oakland Institute A poster of Olympic silver medallist Feyisa […]

 
 

Ethiopians stranded in Saudi Arabia call for help.

Ethiopians stranded in Saudi Arabia call for help.

Ethiopians, who wish to leave Saudi Arabia in line with the Kingdom’s amnesty for undocumented workers, have called for their government to speed up their […]

 
 

The Cruel Political Jokes of the T-TPLF in Ethiopia.

The Cruel Political Jokes of the T-TPLF in Ethiopia.

The Voice of America (Amharic) last week reported “16 Ethiopian opposition political parties agreed to discuss the anti-terrorism and other proclamations and 13 other agenda […]

 
 

Torture is senseless violence, born in fear..We would almost be too lucky if these.

Torture is senseless violence, born in fear..We would almost be too lucky if these.

Torture is senseless violence, born in fear…. We would almost be too lucky if these crimes were the work of savages: the truth is that […]

 
 

Ethiopia: 7.8 million rely on emergency aid to stay alive as food pipeline breaking

Ethiopia: 7.8 million rely on emergency aid to stay alive as food pipeline breaking

Aid agencies warn on Thursday that Ethiopia will run out of emergency food aid for the nearly 8 million people who rely on handouts just […]

 
 

Armed group attacks regime’s command post killing one.

Armed group attacks regime’s command post killing one.

An armed group says its forces have attacked a temporary army command post in Ebnat, north Gondar killing the commander. Patriotic Ginbot 7, an armed […]

 
 

Ethiopia: The ‘Crack Cocaine’ of TPLF Generals.

Ethiopia: The ‘Crack Cocaine’ of TPLF Generals.

BY BEREKET KIDANE, Successive Ethiopian regimes have spent billions of dollars and sacrificed hundreds of thousands of their soldiers to try to control the Eritrean […]

 
 

Sidama: -TPLF Is Destroying Sidama To Erase Its National Identity for The First Time in Its History.

Sidama: -TPLF Is Destroying Sidama To Erase Its National Identity for The First Time in Its History.

By Denboba Natie, June 17, 2017 The unprecedented level of pain TPLF’s regime is inflicting on Sidama nation is transcending sane imagination. TPLF’s action against […]

 
 

UK Issues Strong Travel Warning for Ethiopia

UK Issues Strong Travel Warning for Ethiopia

Summary – internet services have now been restored; however, internet and other mobile data services can be restricted without notice, hampering the British Embassy’s ability […]

 
 

Ethiopia’s heavy dependence on foreign aid increasing.

Ethiopia’s heavy dependence on foreign aid increasing.

Ethiopia says it expects a third of its budget to be covered with aid from donor countries and foreign loans. Presenting the country’s 2017/2018 budget […]

 
 

Ethiopia: Muslims in Tigray accuse authorities of violating religious rights.

Ethiopia: Muslims in Tigray accuse authorities of violating religious rights.

The Muslim community in Adwa town, Tigray region, say authorities have denied them access to Mosques and were prevented from carrying out other religious duties […]

 
 

Ethiopia: Group claims responsibility for arson at ammunition depot.

Ethiopia: Group claims responsibility for arson at ammunition depot.

An armed group has claimed responsibility for an arson attack at an ammunition depot in Ethiopia’s capital Addis Ababa on Saturday. Patriotic Ginbot 7, an […]