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Ethiopia, Kenya, Somalia mediation yeilds positive results.

A mediation led by Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed has yielded positive results with Kenya and Somalia agreeing on Wednesday to deescalate tense relations between them. Abiy’s office said after the meeting between in Nairobi that: “As an outcome both agreed to work towards peace & to take measures in addressing particular issues that escalated […]

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Former communication minister arrested over corruption in Ethiopia.

Ethiopia’s former Communication Minister, Bereket Simon, has been arrested by the federal government at his residence in the capital, Addis Ababa, multiple news sources, state and private, have reported. Simon is also a founding member of the ruling coalition, the Ethiopian Peoples Revolutionary Democratic Front, EPRDF. Multiple local mdia channels are reporting that his arrest is […]

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Ethiopia: Over 800 OLF fighters arrested in Orioma crisis raid.

Eight hundred and thirty-five armed members of the Oromo Liberation Front, OLF, have been arrested by a Command Post in Ethiopia, the state-affiliated FBC reports. Weapons and other logistics were seized in the raid that resulted in the arrest of the OLFmembers who are believed to be behind a spike in crime incidents in western Oromia. A wide array […]

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2018 ‘Unity Day’ marked with students in Ethiopia.

The job of a leader of government is demanding, more so for a country of over a hundred million plus citizens. Ethiopia’s Prime Minister, Abiy Ahmed, aside his high level engagements at home and with foreign visitors paying courtesy calls on him, made time last Friday to engage with young people. The office of the […]

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