Ethiopia declares state of emergency to curb spread of COVID-19

Ethiopia declares state of emergency to curb spread of COVID-19

ADDIS ABABA (Reuters) – Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed on Wednesday declared a state of emergency in the country to help curb the spread of the new coronavirus, his office said on... Read more »
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Ethiopian Airlines jet makes emergency landing in Dakar: official

DAKAR (Reuters) – An Ethiopian Airlines plane was forced to make an emergency landing minutes after taking off in Senegal on Tuesday because an engine had caught fire, an airport spokesman said.... Read more »
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British museum agrees to return Emperor Tewodros’ hair to Ethiopia

Ethiopia appeals for 1.3 bln USD emergency aid for 8.3 mln people in 2019

ADDIS ABABA, March 7 (Xinhua) — The Ethiopian government and itshumanitarian partners on Thursday appealed for 1.3 billion U.S. dollarsto address food and non-food emergency needs of 8.3 million people. The appeal... Read more »
Ethiopia moves to lift state of emergency two months early as tensions ease

Ethiopia moves to lift state of emergency two months early as tensions ease

Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed waves to the crowd at a rally April 11 in Ambo, Ethi­o­pia. (Zacharias Abubeker/AFP/Getty Images) By Paul Schemm | Washington Post ADDIS ABABA, Ethi­o­pia — Ethiopia’s government... Read more »
Memorandum No. 5: PM Abiy Institutionalizing the Rule of Law and Deinstitutionalizing the Rule of Men and Lifting the State of Emergency in Ethiopia

Memorandum No. 5: PM Abiy Institutionalizing the Rule of Law and Deinstitutionalizing the Rule of Men and Lifting the State of Emergency in Ethiopia

Abiy Ahmed … Security forces wearing uniforms and caps (inaudible). Their job is to prevent people from fighting (breach of the peace). [The inability of the security forces] to perform professionally may... Read more »
Ethiopia: 1,107 detained under state of emergency

Ethiopia: 1,107 detained under state of emergency

State-affiliated media says 1,107 people have been arrested for violating the state of emergency decree announced last month. (Al Jazeera)―Authorities in Ethiopia have arrested more than 1,100 people since the country declared a state... Read more »