Ethiopia Says Seyoum Mesfin Killed by Military After Refusing to Surrender

Comment on Ethiopia Says Seyoum Mesfin Killed by Military After Refusing to Surrender by Ittu Aba Farda

One more thing I want to remind my dear countrymen/women before this comment section is closed. For those of us who live in this great nation this week marks the end of... Read more »
Ethiopia Says Seyoum Mesfin Killed by Military After Refusing to Surrender

Ethiopia Says Seyoum Mesfin Killed by Military After Refusing to Surrender

NAIROBI (REUTERS) – Ethiopia said on Wednesday its military had killed three members of the Tigray region’s former ruling party, including former Ethiopian Foreign Minister Seyoum Mesfin. The three Tigray People’s Liberation Front... Read more »
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Ethiopia army says 4 key members of Tigray party killed, Sebhat Nega arrested

Ethiopia army says 4 key members of Tigray party killed, Sebhat Nega arrested

AFP – The Ethiopian army says it has killed four senior members of the Tigray region’s ruling party targeted in a military offensive, state-affiliated media reported late Thursday. Those killed included the... Read more »
Under Abiy, Ethiopia’s media have more freedom but challenges remain

Three people killed when abandoned bomb explodes in Ethiopian capital – state news agency

ADDIS ABABA (Reuters) -Three people were killed when an abandoned bomb exploded in Ethiopia’s capital Addis Ababa on Sunday, a state news agency reported. The incident happened in the Lideta area near... Read more »
At least 52 Killed in Ethiopia Protests over Musician Haacaaluu Hundeessaa Death

At least 52 Killed in Ethiopia Protests over Musician Haacaaluu Hundeessaa Death

ADDIS ABABA (Reuters) – At least 50 people were killed in Ethiopia’s Oromiya region in protests following the fatal shooting of a popular singer, a regional spokesman said on Wednesday, laying bare... Read more »
6 elephants killed by poachers in single day in Ethiopia

6 elephants killed by poachers in single day in Ethiopia

ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia — At least six elephants were killed in a single day by poachers in Ethiopia last week, wildlife officials said, the largest such slaughter in memory in the East African nation.... Read more »
Under Abiy, Ethiopia’s media have more freedom but challenges remain

Ethiopia PM Abiy under harsh criticism over his silence as 67 killed in unrest

By Simon Marks | New York Times ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia —Weeks after receiving the Nobel Peace Prize, Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed is coming under harsh criticism over his silence in the face of... Read more »
Under Abiy, Ethiopia’s media have more freedom but challenges remain

Ethiopia: At least 17 killed in violence over Sidama autonomy

Al Jazeera – At least 17 people have been killed in clashes between Ethiopian security forces and activists seeking a new autonomous region for their Sidama ethnic group, according to a local... Read more »
Under Abiy, Ethiopia’s media have more freedom but challenges remain

Ethiopia’s army chief, 3 other officials killed in renegade general’s coup attempt, government says

By Paul Schemm | Washington Post ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia — A coup attempt by a renegade general in one of Ethiopia’s largest regional states resulted in the death of four officials, including the national... Read more »
Under Abiy, Ethiopia’s media have more freedom but challenges remain

Ethiopia airs voice of alleged coup leader killed in crackdown

ADDIS ABABA (Reuters) – Ethiopia has released a recording of the state militia commander it says led a failed coup attempt last week in which dozens of people, including five top officials,... Read more »