Thursday 14 February 2013 By Tesfa-Alem Tekle
February 14, 2013 (ADDIS ABABA) – An Ethiopian military source has told Sudan Tribune that the country has built the first unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) or drone which could be used for multiple purposes. A US (...)
Saturday 14 September 2013 By Tesfa-Alem Tekle
September 13, 2013 (ADDIS ABABA) - The Ethiopian government on Friday condemned an attack carried out by the militant group Al-Shabaab on the leader of Somalia’s Jubaland.
An explosive-laden car on Thursday hit (...)
Saturday 2 November 2013 November 1, 2013 (KAMPALA) - The Kenya Defence Forces (KDF) has said it on Thursday evening attacked and destroyed an Al-Shabaab training base in Somalia.
‘‘KDF forces within AMISON conducted a major aerial offensive on Al-Shaab (...)
Monday 23 September 2013 September 22, 2013 (ADDIS ABABA) – An official from Ethiopia’s biggest opposition group, Medrek, said on Saturday that Ethiopia could face a similar attack to this weekend’s assault on a shopping mall in the Kenyan capital, Nairobi that (...)
Wednesday 13 November 2013 By Tesfa-Alem Tekle
November 12, 2013 (ADDIS ABABA) – A senior government official on Tuesday said that Ethiopian troops will join the African Union Mission in Somalia (AMISOM) as part of the battle against the al-Qaida-allied (...)
Monday 27 January 2014 By Tesfa-Alem Tekle
January 26, 2014 (ADDIS ABABA) – Al-Qaida allied Somalia’s insurgent group, Al-Shabaab on Saturday vowed to carryout a new wave of attacks against foreign peacekeeping forces.
The warning comes after Ethiopian (...)
Tuesday 30 July 2013 By Tesfa-Alem Tekle
July 29, 2013 (ADDIS ABABA) – In fresh allegations made by Ethiopia on Monday, the East African nation said that efforts to maintain peace and stability in Somalia is taking longer due to Eritrea’s continued support (...)
Sunday 11 March 2012 By Tesfa-Alem Tekle
March 10, 2012 (ADDIS ABABA) – Ethiopian forces will hand over two recently captured towns in Somalia which were the strongholds of the Al-Qaida allied Al-Shabab Islamist militants in Somalia to African Union (...)
Friday 3 May 2013 By Tesfa-Alem Tekle
May 2, 2013 (ADDIS ABABA) – A new report released on Thursday revealed that 258,000 people died in Somalia during a severe famine that hit the East African nation between 2010 and 2012. A Somalian child eats gruel (...)
Tuesday 10 December 2013 December 9, 2013 (KAMPALA) - The Ugandan police on Monday issued a warning to the public, saying it had received information from “credible sources” that terrorists were planning to strike the capital, Kampala.
“Police last evening (...)
Who was behind the killing of civilians in Bor?2014-04-22 06:50:43 By Peter Gai Manyuon
"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. (...)
Embracing victimhood to celebrate victimisation2014-04-22 06:28:12 By Juliana Bol
April 21, 2014 - It was a bit disturbing to hear news of our citizens in the IDP camps (where they are seeking protection and shelter) celebrating the recapture of Bentiu -in (...)
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 (...)