Thursday 23 August 2012 August 22, 2012 (ADDIS ABABA/JUBA) - South Sudan on Wednesday defended its decision to declare three days of national mourning in honour of the Ethiopian leader Meles Zenawi, who died on Monday. Thousands of Ethiopians gather in a (...)
Tuesday 22 January 2013 January 20, 2013 (ADDIS ABABA) - Millions of voters have registered in Ethiopia to take part in upcoming local and Addis Ababa City Council elections due to be held in April this year.
According to sources from the National Electoral (...)
Wednesday 6 October 2010 By Tesfa-Alem Tekle
October 5, 2010 (ADDIS ABABA) – Ethiopia’s main opposition group has strongly criticized the formation of the new government of the ruling Ethiopian People’s Revolutionary Democratic Front (EPRDF), who won a landslide (...)
Saturday 23 March 2013 By Tesfa-Alem Tekle
March 22, 2013 (Mekelle, ETHIOPIA) - Four senior leaders of the Tigray Peoples Liberation Front (TPLF), an influential party within the ruling coalition Ethiopian People’s Revolutionary Democratic Front (EPRDF), (...)
Tuesday 28 August 2012 August 27, 2012 (NAIROBI) - The international community will need to be tougher with the successor to Meles Zenawi’s leadership of Ethiopia to prevent negative consequences at both national and regional levels the International Crisis (...)
Sunday 20 March 2011 March 19, 2011 (ADDIS ABABA) – Ethiopia’s biggest opposition party, Medrek, said on Saturday that at least 200 of its supporters and members have been jailed in a crack down over the past ten days.
Arena-Medrek chairman, Gebru Asrat, (...)
Friday 24 August 2012 INTERNATIONAL CRISIS GROUP
Ethiopia After Meles
Africa Briefing N°8922 Aug 2012
The death of Prime Minister Meles Zenawi, who had not been seen in public for several months, was announced on 20 August 2012 by Ethiopian (...)
Tuesday 26 March 2013 By Tesfa-Alem Tekle
March 25, 2013 (Bahirdar, ETHIOPIA) – A senior South Sudanese official has reaffirmed his government’s firm commitment to implement the recent agreements reached with Sudan.
Martin Majuot, head of the ruling SPLM (...)
Friday 22 October 2010 By Tesfa-Alem Tekle
October 21, 2010 (ETHIOPIA) - The government of Ethiopia on Thursday refuted a Human Rights Watch report, which claimed that Ethiopia is using foreign aid as a weapon to suppress political dissent.
Addis Ababa has (...)
Friday 24 August 2012 This article was taken from the Chatham House website: http://www.chathamhouse.org/media/comment/view/184853
Meles’s Death: National and Regional Implications
Tuesday 21 August 2012
by Jason Mosley, Associate Fellow, Africa (...)
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"A nation that continues year after year to spend more money on military defense than on programs of social uplift is approaching spiritual death", from unknown author. (...)
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(Nairobi, April 21, 2014) – Sudanese authorities have failed to provide justice for scores of civilians killed in anti-government (...)
SDFG mourn the loss of a Sudanese activist2014-04-20 09:02:39 The Sudan Democracy First Group mourns the loss of Osman Hummaida, a towering figure of the human rights movement in Sudan, and a tireless campaigner for democracy and peace in the country. Osman (...)