Are Ethiopia’s Oromo being violently repressed?

June 25, 2016
Videos

Is the Ethiopian government guilty of a violent crackdown on the Oromos? Ethiopia’s Government Communications Affairs Office Minister, Getachew Reda debates with Lencho Bati, an executive committee member of the Oromo Democratic Front. Tweet

Diaspora Eritreans protest regime human rights abuses

Diaspora Eritreans protest regime human rights abuses
June 24, 2016
Africa/World

Thousands of Eritreans have rallied in Geneva against alleged human rights abuses committed by their government back home, expressing support …Read the Rest

UK votes to leave EU in historic referendum

UK votes to leave EU in historic referendum
June 23, 2016
Africa/World

The UK has voted to leave the European Union after 43 years in a historic referendum. Leave won by 52% …Read the Rest

Ethiopian University Lecturers and Professors New Salary Scale

Ethiopian University Lecturers and Professors New Salary Scale
June 23, 2016
Addis News

Ethiopia is one of the countries school teachers and academicians are not well paid. Recently, the government has adjusted the …Read the Rest

Commission of inquiry on Eritrea – 22nd Meeting 32nd Regular Session of Human Rights Council

Commission of inquiry on Eritrea – 22nd Meeting 32nd Regular Session of Human Rights Council
June 22, 2016
Africa/World

Interactive dialogue with: Commission of inquiry on Eritrea – 22nd Meeting 32nd Regular Session of Human Rights Council Tweet

Getachew Reda interview with Meet EBC (Tefera Gedamu)

Getachew Reda interview with Meet EBC (Tefera Gedamu)
June 22, 2016
Videos

Getachew Reda explaining the incident in Tsorona and the Ethio-Eritrea situation on Meet EBC with Tefera Gedamu. Tweet

12 African states airlines banned from EU Skies

12 African states airlines banned from EU Skies
June 20, 2016
Business

Airlines from at least 12 African states have been banned from the European Union Skies due to lack of safety …Read the Rest

Nineteen Ethiopians found dead in Zambian container truck

Nineteen Ethiopians found dead in Zambian container truck
June 19, 2016
Addis News

The bodies of 19 Ethiopians who suffocated in the back of a Zambian container truck have been discovered in southeastern …Read the Rest

ISIL vows to destroy Egypt pyramids – VIDEO

ISIL vows to destroy Egypt pyramids – VIDEO
June 17, 2016
Africa/World

ISIL’s known for destroying ancient monuments in Syria and Iraq. And it’s been threatening to reduce others to rubble. Among …Read the Rest

Aid group rejects EU funds over migrant deal

Aid group rejects EU funds over migrant deal
June 17, 2016
Africa/World

Medical aid charity Medecins Sans Frontieres (MSF) said it will reject all funding from the European Union and its member …Read the Rest

Eritrea claims it killed 200 Ethiopian soldiers

Eritrea claims it killed 200 Ethiopian soldiers
June 16, 2016
Africa/World

Eritrea claimed Thursday to have killed “more than 200” Ethiopians in a battle last week, the fiercest border clashes since …Read the Rest