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News: Human Rights Commission chief says non-state actors worsening human rights crisis in Ethiopia

Daniel Bekele has been appointed as Commissioner of the Ethiopia Human Rights Commission (EHRC) on 02 July 2019. Addis Standard staffs...

DEKSISA, DEGEFA LEAD ELITE FIELD FOR 2020 STANDARD CHARTERED DUBAI MARATHON

Reading Time: 4 minutes Dubai (UAE): Ethiopian duo Soloman Deksisa and Worknesh Degefa will spearhead a strong elite field featuring major city marathon...

Ethiopian teff: The fight against biopiracy

A controversial patent on Ethiopia’s national cereal teff is about to be terminated — thanks, in part, to the initiative of a German lawyer....

Will Abiy Ahmed’s Bet on Ethiopia’s Political Future Pay Off?

Reading Time: 12 minutes BY TOM GARDNER  JANUARY 21, 2020 The Nobel Peace Prize-winning prime minister has disbanded Africa’s largest political party in an...

News: Despite objections PM Abiy removes one of the remaining two TPLF members from...

Fetlework, a.k.a Monjorino, and Keria Ibrahim, Speaker of the House of Federation, attending the last emergency meeting of TPLF. Both are members...