In Ethiopia’s war, a retreat worthy of African ideals

In Ethiopia’s war, a retreat worthy of African ideals

A leader’s admission of atrocities in Tigray fulfills a principle of accountability. By the Monitor’s Editorial Board Over the past quarter century, Africa’s leaders have steadily erected standards to better manage their own... Read more »
በትግራይ የአየር ጥቃት “ንጹሃን” ተጎዱ | Ethiopia’s Tigray crisis: Heavy casualties reported after air strike

በትግራይ የአየር ጥቃት “ንጹሃን” ተጎዱ | Ethiopia’s Tigray crisis: Heavy casualties reported after air strike

Dozens of people have reportedly been killed or injured after Ethiopia’s air force bombed a market in the northern region of Tigray. Eyewitnesses told the BBC the Ethiopian air force struck the... Read more »
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The World Bank should not fund Ethiopia’s war in Tigray

The World Bank should not fund Ethiopia’s war in Tigray

This month, Ethiopia, a low-income country facing economic difficulties, is making its case for a financial bailout at the spring meetings of the World Bank and IMF. It is also conducting a... Read more »
Comment on Attackers kill at least 20 in attack in Ethiopia’s Oromiya region, says official by Agazian

Attackers kill at least 20 in attack in Ethiopia’s Oromiya region, says official

Reuters – Gunmen killed at least 20 people last week in western Ethiopia, a regional government official said on Thursday, in what he and two residents described as an attack on civilians... Read more »
Comment on Attackers kill at least 20 in attack in Ethiopia’s Oromiya region, says official by Agazian

Comment on Attackers kill at least 20 in attack in Ethiopia’s Oromiya region, says official by Agazian

Imperial, We are not one, we are different and our strength emanates from our differences. But I think it is time for the nation nationalities to go their own ways. ኢትዮዽያ የማንም... Read more »
Liya Kebede & Her Daughter Bring A Touch Of Ethiopia’s Artisanship To H&M

Liya Kebede & Her Daughter Bring A Touch Of Ethiopia’s Artisanship To H&M

Liya Kebede has been quietly working to preserve the art of weaving in her native Ethiopia since she founded her artisanal brand Lemlem, which means “to bloom” and “flourish” in Amharic, in... Read more »
Amnesty report describes Axum massacre in Ethiopia’s Tigray

Amnesty report describes Axum massacre in Ethiopia’s Tigray

NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — Soldiers from Eritrea systematically killed “many hundreds” of people, the large majority men, in a massacre late November in the Ethiopian city of Axum in the Tigray region,... Read more »
Ethiopia’s Gudaf Tsegay sets new indoor world record in 1,500 meters

Ethiopia’s Gudaf Tsegay sets new indoor world record in 1,500 meters

LIEVIN, France — Gudaf Tsegay of Ethiopia set a new 1,500 meters indoor world record by finishing in 3 minutes 53.09 seconds on Tuesday at a meet in northern France. A world... Read more »
Report: Hospitals in Ethiopia’s Tigray struck by artillery

Report: Hospitals in Ethiopia’s Tigray struck by artillery

NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — Many of the hospitals in Ethiopia’s conflict-hit Tigray region, outside its capital, have been struck by artillery during the two months of fighting, according to the first humanitarian assessment of... Read more »
Under Abiy, Ethiopia’s media have more freedom but challenges remain

U.N. Aims to Get Rights Team to Ethiopia’s Tigray

GENEVA (Reuters) – The United Nations is striving to get a team on the ground to investigate alleged human rights violations including a mass killing in Ethiopia’s Tigray, described by the U.N.... Read more »