Tuesday, October 22, 2019

The number of authoritarian leaders in Africa – Straight Talk Africa

The number of authoritarian leaders in Africa has declined since 2010. However, not surprising, there are still many African leaders that have been in...

Nobel Prize gives new life to Ethiopia PM’s reforms 

By Teshome M. Borago After mass protests – mostly in Oromia and Amhara region – forced the previous Ethiopian Prime Minister to resign in 2018,...

Nobel Peace Prize Awarded to Abiy Ahmed, but some of Mr. Abiy’s reforms at...

Mr. Abiy’s reforms at home, however positive on paper, have also unleashed forces that threaten the country’s stability. Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed of Ethiopia, left,...

Cabinet members congratulate Mr Abiy’s receiving the Nobel Peace Prize

Cabinet members celebrated Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed at the Office of the Prime Minister this morning for his Nobel Peace Prize achievement. Expressing their...

Nobel Peace Prize for Abiy Ahmed a misguided decision

DW The Ethiopian laureate is surely a reformer, but he predominantly garners recognition beyond his country’s borders. Despite the Nobel committee’s well-meaning intentions, it is...

Analysis: Addis Abeba sees another round of arbitrary arrest

The first mass arrest in the city since PM Abiy happend soon after this protest by city residents in September 2018. See details in...

News: Yet another round of arbitrary arrest angers Addis Abeba residents

Hayalnesh Gezahegn Addis Abeba, October 13/2019 – In what two eye witnesses near Addis Ketema preparatory school here in the capital Addis Abeba said...

The Communist Party of China caught by freedom movement of Hong Kong with its...

Failing to support the movement will have far-reaching consequences for the people in the ‘free world’, more so for the people under authoritarian regimes...

Abiy Ahmed: an embarrassing choice for the peace prize

By Mesfin Arega By deciding to award this year’s Noble Peace Prize to the Ethiopian dictator Abiy Ahmed, the awarding committee has made one of...

Nobel Peace Prize must spur Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed towards further human rights reform

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL QUOTE 11 October 2019 Ethiopia: Nobel Peace Prize must spur Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed towards further human rights reform Spokespersons available to take media interviews Responding to...

Sports

Ethiopian Athletes Storm Dubai Marathon

  Ethiopia Athlete Getaneh Molla wins Dubai Marathon this morning registering the best time in Dubai Marathon history 2 hours, three minutes and thirty four...

Ethiopian giants fire ex-AFC Leopards striker – By VINCENT OPIYO

AFC Leopards striker Alex Orotomal (left) vies for the ball with Sony Sugar midfielder Fredrick Onyango during their SportPesa Premier League match at Kenyatta...

Champion marathon runner Zenash Gezmu who fled Ethiopia found beaten to death by another...

A champion marathon runner who fled Ethiopia six years ago for a better life in Europe has been beaten to death by another refugee...