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January 2022

Fed. Court grants bail to former NISS deputy and anti-terrorism task force chief

Fed. Court grants bail to former NISS deputy and anti-terrorism task force chief

The Federal High Court, Lideta Division 1st Corruption Crimes bench have today granted a bail 30, 000 birr each for 22 defendants charged under the file name of the Getachew Assefa, the former Director General of National Intelligence and Security Service(NISS). The defendants were facing charges of gross human rights violation and corruption. Among the […]

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Latest Atrocious attack by TPLF in Afar displaced more than 200,000

Latest Atrocious attack by TPLF in Afar displaced more than 200,000

The latest atrocious attack by TPLF in Afar Region of Ethiopia displaced more than 200,000 people, Ambassador and Permanent Representative of Ethiopia to the United Nations (UN), Taye Atskesselasie disclosed. The Ambassador said the latest atrocious attack by TPLF on Abala and Magale towns; Barahle, Erebti areas in Afar Region displaced more than 200,000 people.

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U.S. Invests 10.2 Billion Birr for the Resilience of Oromians

U.S. Invests 10.2 Billion Birr for the Resilience of Oromians

ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia, January 26, 2022/APO Group/ –This week, the United States through the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) announces two new investments of 10.2 billion Birr to lift up over 400,000 people across Oromia. Both investments—the USAID Ifaa and USAID Strengthening PSNP 5 Institutions and Resilience activities—will run for 5 years under the Government of Ethiopia led

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Ethiopia’s Tigrayan Terrorist’s Group seek to expand into Afar region

The National Jan 25, 2022 Ethiopia’s Tigrayan rebels said they had been provoked into launching operations into Afar, a month after announcing a withdrawal from neighbouring regions in the country’s north. The move comes 14 months since fighting with Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed’s government forces broke out. “Since yesterday morning [January 24], we have been compelled to

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Fellow Ethiopians & other friends ask me so many questions that I cannot answer

Fellow Ethiopians & other friends ask me so many questions that I cannot answer

Dear Friends: The answers to the following questions may be helpful in formulating and developing policies  as the Ethiopian government is focused on bringing peace, national unity, prosperity, and positive transformation in leading Ethiopia to the promised land. If the intellectual community reflects their well-considered and constructive views in answering these challenging questions, your collective input

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Russia, UAE, and Israel begin the final march to annihilate Biden-backed TPLF

Russia, UAE, and Israel begin the final march to annihilate Biden-backed TPLF

The Biden administration followed its textbook approach to save its nose-diving influence in the Horn of Africa. It supported Tigray People’s Liberation Front’s anti-government insurgency and in return expected to regain influence in the strategically important region. However, all these efforts to destabilize Ethiopia and create a puppet government in the most populous country of the region

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Burkina Faso army says it has deposed President Kabore

Burkina Faso army says it has deposed President Kabore

By Thiam Ndiaga OUAGADOUGOU (Reuters) – Burkina Faso’s army said on Monday it had ousted President Roch Kabore, suspended the constitution, dissolved the government and the national assembly and closed the country’s borders. The announcement cited the deterioration of the security situation and what it described as Kabore’s inability to unite the West African nation

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