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Video: Ethiopian Feyisa Lilesa wins the New York City half marathon

Video: Ethiopian Feyisa Lilesa wins the New York City half marathon | Amharic Report

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Ethiopian Airlines Plane Heading To China Makes Emergency Landing in Pakistan

LAHORE: An Ethiopian Airlines made an emergency landing in Lahore, Pakistan on Saturday after two passengers got into a fight during the flight. According to latest media report, the aircraft that was carrying 300 passengers took off from Addis Ababa and was supposed to land in Beijing when two passengers came into blows with each […]

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BBN Daily Ethiopian News March 18, 2017

BBN Daily Ethiopian News March 18, 2017

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Andargachew Tsege is approaching his 1,000th day on death row | Boris Johnson ‘should not leave Ethiopia’ without freeing condemned man, rights group says

Andargachew Tsege is approaching his 1,000th day on death row | Boris Johnson ‘should not leave Ethiopia’ without freeing condemned man, rights group says by Jon Sharman Boris Johnson has visited Ethiopia as a father-of-three from London nears his 1,000th day on death row there, following his kidnapping by Ethiopian security forces. Andargachew Tsege, known […]

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Video: The whole TPLF is now a smoking pile of rubble

Video: The whole TPLF is now a smoking pile of rubble

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Appeal against the torture of Legesse Woldehana ; the PR of All Ethiopian Unity Organization, MEAD 

To:- #AmnestyInternational #AssociationforHumanRightsinEthiopia #CIVICUS #WorldAllianceforCitizenParticipation #CivilRightsDefenders #EastandHornofAfricaHumanRightsDefendersProject #EthiopianHumanRightsProject #InternationalFederationforHumanRights #FoundationforHumanRightsInitiative #FreedomHouse #FrontLineDefenders #GlobalCenterfortheResponsibilitytoProtect #HumanRightsWatch #InternationalServiceforHumanRights #ReportersWithoutBorders #WorldOrganisationAgainstTorture Subject:- Appeal against the torture of Legesse Woldehana ; the PR of All Ethiopian Unity Organization, MEAD ——————————————————————————————— Dear Sir/Madam, We wish to appeal to you on behalf of Legesse Woldehana, who is the subject of our deepest […]

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December 13 Commemoration Democratic Movement Press Release

December 13 Commemoration Democratic Movement along with all united Ethiopians are condemning the massacre of Anuaks by TPLF’s proxy South Sudanese Nuer forces in two villages near Penyudo district. As reported in the news media, it was widely believed that TPLF has its hands in the recent abductions and massacres and some unreported incidents. Aided […]

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Dozens of Ethiopians kidnapped and slaughtered by 1,000 South Sudanese gunmen in Gambella raids

March 16, 2017 in Ethiopia Dozens of Ethiopians kidnapped and slaughtered by 1,000 South Sudanese gunmen in Gambella raids Attackers may belong to Murle ethnic group, often blamed for deadly raids in border region. By Ludovica Iaccino More than 1,000 gunmen from South Sudan have killed 28 people and kidnapped 43 children in Ethiopia, a […]

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Ethiopia Relaxes Emergency Measures that Followed Protests

Voice of America Addis Ababa- Ethiopia’s state broadcaster says the government has lifted parts of the state of emergency imposed in October while claiming the “restoration of law and order in many parts of the country.” The Ethiopian Broadcasting Corporation on Wednesday cited Defense Minister Siraj Fegessa as saying that arbitrary arrests without court orders […]

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Ethiopian National Unity Convention in Seattle

የኢትዮጵያ ብሔራዊ አንድነት ጉባኤ በሲያትል Ethiopian National Unity Convention in Seattle We are pleased to announce that the first-ever Ethiopian National Unity Convention organized by the Ethiopian Public Forum in Seattle and other concerned Ethiopians and Ethiopian-Americans who live in and around Seattle, Washington, will be held on May 27th and 28th, 2017, at the […]

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Joint Public Statement: President Donald Trump’s Administration Should Side with the Ethiopian People

Joint Public Statement President Donald Trump’s Administration Should Side with the Ethiopian People This public statement signed by Diaspora based Ethiopian civic and political organizations addressed to the newly elected President of the United States of America, President Donald Trump and his administration, is intended to: Read Full Story in PDF

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Oromo-Somali Solidarity Forum Press Release

Date: 16th of March, 2017 Ref: OSSF/01/17 For immediate release (PDF) Since November 2016, i.e., for the last five months, the murderous Liyu Police forces, commanded by the President of the Somali Regional State, have been undertaking border raids and attacks against civilians in the Oromia region, in the process killing and displacing many people. […]

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TPLF/EPRDF’s Regime Relegates Majority to A Second Citizenship Whilst Facilitating their Death

Peoples’ Alliance for Freedom and Democracy (PAFD) Press Release on Death of About Six Dozen Citizens March 14, 2017 In Ethiopia, once again, mothers, fathers, sisters, brothers, cousins, aunties, uncles, grannies and grandads have painlessly perished under the rubble of rubbish dump landslide in the outskirt ghetto of the capital. Once again, one of the […]

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BBN Daily Ethiopian News March 15, 2017

BBN Daily Ethiopian News March 15, 2017

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Updated News: More tragic stories from Koshe landfill

Updated News: More tragic stories from Koshe landfill

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Father Imprisoned for Genital Cutting Is Deported to Ethiopia

By DANIEL VICTOR | MARCH 14, 2017 A man who in 2006 became the first person in the United States to be convicted of female genital cutting was deported on Monday to his home country, Ethiopia, after serving 10 years in prison, federal authorities said. The man, Khalid Adem, 41, used scissors to remove the clitoris of his 2-year-old daughter […]

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EXPOSED: Religious discrimination in Ethiopian military

EXPOSED: Religious discrimination in Ethiopian/TPLF military

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Revealed: The real reason why Engineer Yilkal Getnet left Blue/Semayawi Party | Ethiopia

Ethiopia: Semayawi party president reveals the reason they sacked Engineer Yilkal Getnet

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Mass Child Abductions and Violence Mark the Beginning of 2017 in Gambela, Ethiopia

— FOR IMMEDIATEE RELEASE – 12 March 2017 London, UK – On March 10, a group of armed combatants belonging to the ethnic Murle of South Sudan, crossed the border into the Gambella region in southwestern Ethiopia and carried out a slew of attacks on villages found along the Gilo river. The combatants attacked the village […]

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Hiber Radio Daily Ethiopian News March 13, 2017

Hiber Radio Daily Ethiopian News March 13, 2017

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Is There Connection Between Corruption and Democracy? | by Tadesse Nigatu

Tadesse Nigatu “Democracy must be built through open societies that share information. When there is information, there is enlightenment. When there is debate, there are solutions. When there is no sharing of power, no rule of law, no accountability, there is abuse, corruption, subjugation and indignation.” Atifete Jahjaga                                                                                                                 Introduction EPRDF has been making deafening […]

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Extremism and the Struggle for Unity and Democracy | By Worku Aberra

Extremist ethnic nationalism has harmed the struggle for peace, justice, equality, and democracy in Ethiopia. The reason is that extremism fosters conflict, undermines unity, and engenders authoritarianism. For the purposes of this commentary we can distinguish between two types of ethnic nationalisms that we find in Ethiopia today: extremist and moderate. Extremist ethnic nationalism can […]

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Updated: Ethiopia’s rubbish landslide kills 46 in Addis Ababa |  Dozens of people are still missing after Saturday’s landslide at a dump in Addis…

45 people have been killed in a landslide at a vast rubbish dump on the outskirts of Ethiopia’s capital Addis Ababa, officials say. They say dozens of people are still missing since the landslide on Saturday night at the Koshe landfill. A resident said 150 people were there at the time. A number of makeshift houses […]

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Ethiopia: Extremism and the Struggle for Unity and Democracy

By Worku Aberra Extremist ethnic nationalism has harmed the struggle for peace, justice, equality, and democracy in Ethiopia. The reason is that extremism fosters conflict, undermines unity, and engenders authoritarianism. For the purposes of this commentary we can distinguish between two types of ethnic nationalism that we find in Ethiopia today: extremist and moderate. Extremist […]

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Which Ethiopian football club has the BEST fans? Fasil Kenema or Ethiopia Buna?

Which Ethiopian football club has the BEST fans? Fasil Kenema or Ethiopia Buna?

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Ethiopia: Sandstorm hits Dire Dawa

Ethiopia: Sandstorm hits Dire Dawa

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Don’t Make the State of Emergency Normal | by Kebour Ghenna

“Rights aren’t rights if someone can take them away. They’re privileges. That’s all we’ve ever had in this country, is a bill of temporary privileges. And if you read the news even badly, you know that every year the list gets shorter and shorter. Sooner or later, the people in this country are gonna realize […]

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Who gave Eritrea away?

Who gave Eritrea away?

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Breaking: Mudslide demolishes 15 houses, several people harmed in Addis

By De Birhaner A mudslide in Addis Abeba near Koshe, Kolfe Keranyo Sub-city area has tonight demolished around 15 houses injuring several, Addis Abeba based entertainment show Tadias Addis on Sheger FM has reported. Emergency and Fire Services are pulling the injured out of the mudslide. Ambulances have so far taken 14 injured people to […]

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Real face of the TPLF Leaders | TOP SECRET

Real face of the TPLF Leaders | TOP SECRET

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