በዴሞክራሲ ሥርዓት ግንባታ ችግሮች ላይ የተሰነዘሩ ምልከታዎች ... ቅዳሜ ጥቅምት 5 ቀን 2009 ዓ.ም. የሸራተን አዲስ ላሊበላ አዳራሽ ከተለያዩ የኅብረተሰብ ክፍሎች በተወጣጡ ከ250 በላይ የሚሆኑ ሰዎች ተሞልቶ ነበር።
Ethiopia Arrests Hundreds of ‘Ringleaders and Bandits’ in Effort to Quell Protests
"A total of 1,120 ringleaders of violence that led to the destruction of infrastructure and property in West Arsi and Shashemene
have been apprehended" (The New York Times 2016-10-20)
Ethiopia: Enough Is Enough!
Our nation is on the right track since the incumbent came to power... All the achievements can only be sustainable in the absence of
violence and in the presence of peace, democracy and good governance... Democratization, good governance and sustainable development
are here to stay and never to be hijacked by some internal and external extremists. (AllAfrica - By Yohannes Gebresellasie)
ATI starts Ethiopia political cover to ease traders’ risk fears
Kenyan investors can now comfortably invest in Ethiopia, one of the continent’s fastest-growing economies, after
African Trade Insurance Agency (ATI) started insuring political risk in the country. (Daily Nation 2016-10-20)
የአየር ኃይል ራዳርንና የመከላከያ ኢንጂነሪንግ ኮሌጅን በቦምብ ለማውደም ሲንቀሳቀሱ ተደረሰባቸው የተባሉ ግለሰቦች ተከሰሱ
ኦሮሚያና አማራ ክልሎች በአስቸኳይ ጊዜ አዋጁ አንፃራዊ ሰላም ሰፍኖባቸዋል ተባለ ... የፀጥታ ኃይሉ ሰላም ከማስፈን ጎን ለጎን ለተፈጠረው ውድመት ተጠያቂ ናቸው የተባሉ አካላትን በቁጥጥር ሥር እየዋሉ መሆኑ ታውቋል።
ግለሰቦች በኅብረተሰቡ ጥቆማ በቁጥጥር ሥር እየዋሉ መሆኑም ተረጋግጧል።
ኢትዮጵያን ከግብፅ ጋር ዳግም እሰጥ አገባ ውስጥ የከተታት ክስተት ... ኢትዮጵያውያን ፍትሐዊ ጥያቄዎችን ቢያነሱም የግብፅ መንግሥት ተቋማትና የኤርትራ መንግሥት
ይህንን የሕዝብ ጥያቄ ለራሳቸው ዓላማ በመጥለፍ ኢትዮጵያን ለመበታተን ሲያጠነጥኑ፣ በገንዘብ ሲደግፉና ሲያስታጥቁ እንደተደረሰባቸው ለዚህም የኢትዮጵያ መንግሥት አሳማኝ ማስረጃ እንዳለው ገልጸዋል።
ፕሬዚዳንቱ ሙላቱ መንግሥት በፍጥነት ሊመልሳቸው ይገባል ያሏቸውን ጉዳዮች ለፓርላማው አቀረቡ
ፍትሐዊ የኢኮኖሚ ተጠቃሚነት እንዲሰፍን አሳሰቡ፥
ተመጣጣኝ የሕዝብ ውክልና በአዲስ የምርጫ ሕግ ሊከበር ይገባል አሉ፥
ኦሮሚያ በአዲስ አበባ ላይ ያላት ጥቅም በሕግ መከበር አለበት አሉ
Ethiopia Government Unveils Rules for State of Emergency
The Ethiopian government has unveiled stringent rules for its state of emergency which the opposition says is meant to curb a wave of
protests, sometimes deadly, in the Oromia region and other areas.
(ABC News 2016-10-16)
Ethiopia Accuses Egypt for forcing state of emergency; Egypt Denies Accusations
Sudan FM confident Ethiopia dam won't harm Egypt
(Almonitor 2016-10-12) Sudanese Foreign Minister Ibrahim Ghandour has expressed that Ethiopian Grand Renaissance Dam (GERD)
won't harm the water security of ...
Editorial Team: Current Tensions in
Ethopia: Looking Inward
Poor governance is working to erode the trust between the people and their government. The perception is that the government is being run
by incompetent and corrupt EPRDF officials who see public institutions as their personal ATM machines...
Reuters, ADDIS ABABA - 2016-10-11
German Chancellor Angela Merkel urged Ethiopia to open up its politics...
Addis Ababa (AFP), 2016-10-11
Ethiopia PM seeks to 'reform electoral system' after protests.
Ethiopian Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn said his government wants to reform an electoral system which has
excluded the opposition, in response to months of bloody protests.
BBC News - 2016-10-11
Ethiopian troops fighting militant Islamist group al-Shabab have withdrawn from a key military base in central Somalia's Hiran region, residents say.
Al-Shabab fighters have taken control of el-Ali village following the withdrawal, the residents added.
Ethnic Unrest Threatens to Derail Ethiopia’s Boom
(It is sad and gut-wrenching to see Ethiopians destroying, and wanting to set back, decades of economic achievements
which has lifted up millions from poverty)
Washington Post, by Tesfaye Wolde - 2016/10/16
Ethiopia’s State of Emergency Will Work
"The protests staged in some parts of the country have raised some legitimate questions about the absence of good governance,
leadership inefficiency, dislocation of farmers, unemployment and other policy-implementation problems. The decision to declare
a state of emergency was taken to deal with threats to peace and security posed against the nation by anti-peace groups in close
collaboration with foreign elements."
In Ethiopia's war against social media, the truth is the main casualty
(Washington Post 2016-10-14)
"Jawar Mohammed posted on his Facebook page that troops had fired on the crowd with live ammunition while helicopter
gunships mowed down innocent protesters - something that journalists
and witnesses there said simply did not happen."
Teff could be the next quinoa as Ethiopia boosts exports
Ethiopia's staple grain is the latest superfood, but there are fears about impact of rising exports on local people who rely on it as their staple food