Wednesday 29 January 2014 January 28, 2014 (NAIROBI) - An Ethiopian rebel group on Tuesday alleged that the Ethiopian intelligence services have abducted two senior rebel officials from the Kenyan capital, Nairobi.
The Ogaden National Liberation Front (ONLF) (...)
Tuesday 8 February 2011 By Tesfa-Alem Tekle
February 7, 2011 (ADDIS ABABA) – An Ethiopian rebel group, the Ogaden National Liberation Front (ONLF) says Ogaden nationals living as refugees in neighboring Djibouti are facing deportation in what it said was a (...)
Sunday 17 October 2010 By Tesfa-Alem Tekle
October 16, 2010 (ADDIS ABABA) — The Western Somali Democratic Party (WSDP) called on the country’s rebels to stop insurgency and join the peaceful political process of the country.
The group, from the ethnic Somali (...)
Wednesday 18 April 2012 April 17, 2012 (JUBA) – Rebels fighting the South Sudanese government are receiving weapons and ammunition from Sudan and Eritrea, says a report by Small Army Survey; an independent research project in Geneva. A South Sudanese policeman (...)
Tuesday 19 February 2013 February 18, 2013 (ADDIS ABABA) - An Ethiopian rebel group on Monday issued fresh warnings against a Canadian oil firm, urging the company to refrain from oil exploration activities in the country’s eastern region. ONLF fighters (...)
Thursday 14 October 2010 By Tesfa-Alem Tekle
October 13, 2010 (ADDIS ABABA) – The Ogaden National Liberation Front (ONLF) who have fought for the eastern region’s right to self-determination has sealed peace accord with central government to end its 25 (...)
Thursday 28 June 2012 By Tesfa-Alem Tekle
June 27, 2012 (ADDIS ABABA) - An Ethiopian court on Wednesday found 24 citizens, including a journalist and some members of political oppositions, guilty under the country’s controversial 2009 terrorism law.
Tuesday 29 May 2012 May 28, 2012 (PARIS) - Ethiopia’s Special Paramilitary Forces, in abuses in March executed 10 civilians after engaging in a dispute with villagers in the country’s remote Eastern Somali region, Human Rights Watch (HRW) alleges in a (...)
Saturday 20 October 2012 By Tesfa-Alem Tekle
October 19, 2012 (ADDIS ABABA) - Peace talks between the Ethiopian government and with a faction of the Ogaden National Liberation Front (ONLF) ended on Wednesday without a breakthrough.
The Ethiopian delegation (...)
Sunday 16 January 2011 By Tesfa-Alem Tekle
January 15, 2011 (ADDIS ABABA) – The Ethiopian government this week freed 402 leaders and members of the Ogaden National Liberation Front (ONLF), country’s most active rebel movement, which has been fighting for the (...)
UNMISS head of mission must heed calls to step down2014-03-08 11:44:51 By Rose Sakala
March 7, 2014 - The calls by the South Sudanese for the Head of the UN Mission ( UNMISS) to step down ought to be taken seriously for it is their prerogative to determine who is (...)
Khartoum: really out of the terrorism business?2014-03-08 11:33:53 By Eric Reeves
March 7, 2014 - Given the U.S. intelligence community's eager relationship with Khartoum, it would be convenient if the National Islamic Front/National Congress Party regime were (...)
The power struggle dividing the country2014-03-07 09:47:48 By Nikolai Hegertun
March 7, 2014 - The root cause of the conflict in South Sudan was the bitter power-struggle within the leadership of SPLM. The party that got 170 out of 180 seats in the (...)